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The Next 60 Years

I’m not quite there yet, but 60 years sure seems like a long time. It's hard to believe, but the Black Hills Stock Show® has been around that long. From the beginning, “the stock show” has promoted just that, stock, as in livestock, but also the strong stock of the people that raise them.

The Skinny on Fat Biking in the Black Hills

As with all things sports related, technology has advanced sports to a new level.

Embark on a Culinary Adventure Through Downtown Rapid City!

Celebrate Downtown's distinctive dining during the third annual Downtown Rapid City Restaurant Week from Friday, Jan. 12 to Saturday, Jan. 20.

Top 5 Blog Posts of 2017

We're a few days into the new year and I couldn’t be happier. I was completely holiday’d out and was happy to click the “reset” button on the year, complete with a zesty ambition to clear the slate and make a better effort to my usual New Year's Resolutions: 1. Drink More Water, 2.

Update: Custer State Park's Legion Lake Fire

We'd like to take the opportunity to provide an update on an area wildfire that is currently impacting our region. The Legion Lake Fire, which started on Monday morning in Custer State Park, is now estimated to have grown in size to a total of 35,000+ acres as of Wednesday morning.

5 to Try This Weekend in the Black Hills

The Black Hills region is widely known as a summer destination with its thrilling array of family attractions, world-class parks and monuments, and breathtaking landscapes. But that's not to say that winters in the Black Hills aren't as equally exciting!

Deadwood History's Festive Fridays

Looking for a fun activity to help get your kids into the Christmas spirit?

Lace Up & Skate the Square

As the year starts getting colder, like clockwork, I can always count on this question from my children: "Dad, when can we go ice skating?!"

South Dakota, Where the Buffalo Roam

Seeing and Experiencing the Bison of the Dakota Plains

Lights Sparkle in the Night

Over the last ten years, my children have grown up playing and exploring at Storybook Island. One of our favorite yearly activities we never miss is the Christmas Nights of Light at Storybook Island.