Local Area Attractions
The Mammoth Site
The Mammoth site is one of the world's greatest fossil treasures. On-going paleontology dig that has been seen on "Raising the Mammoth" on the Discovery Channel. www.mammothsite.com
Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary
View wild mustangs, ancient indian petroglphs and the "Crazy Horse" movie set on a guided tour. www.wildmustangs.com
Evan's Plunge offers fun for everyone in the family. Large swimming pool and slides are filled with natural warm spring water. Show your receipt from the Hot Springs KOA and get 25% off your admission to Evans Plunge.
Pioneer Historical Museum
The Pioneer Historical Museum is house in an 1893 school building and offers exceptional artifacts and memorabilia documenting the history of th Southern Black Hills area and the community of Hot Springs. pioneer-museum.com
Local Area EventsListing Calendar
Earth Day Bluebird Box Workshop
10 AM & 2 PM
Custer State Park
13329 US Hwy 16A
Participants will build a blur bird house from scrap wood in honor of Earth Day, teaching recycling & appreciation for birds. 2 sessions. Limit 20 participants per session. Participants must bring a hammer. All participants will take their completed bird house with them.
Black Hills Fiber Arts Fair
Dahl Arts Center, Rapid City
Celebrating & supporting the history of fiber production & artists of the Black Hills region. Classes for spinners, knitting, weavers, & fiber lovers from national, regional & local instructors. Over 30 quality vendors of fiber, yarns, equipment & finished items.
Crazy Horse Memorial
12151 Avenue of the Chiefs
Anniversary of sculptor Korczak Ziolkowski moving to the Black Hills in 1947 to accept the Lakota leader's invite to carve the Crazy Horse Memorial. Free admission to the Memorial with 3 cans of food per person or a monetary donation for the KOTA Share & Care Food Drive.
Black Hills Film Festival
The 5th Annual Black Hills Film Festival. In addition to screening great independent films, the festival also features seminars & workshops with industry experts.
1880 Train's Mother's Day Express
222 Railroad Avenue, Hill City
Adults: $40 Children: $24
Treat your mother to a unique & unforgettable steam train ride through the beautiful Black Hills. Passengers will also enjoy a 45-minute layover in Keystone, giving them a chance to shop. Enjoy bubbly beverages, a tasty treat, a delectable dessert & entertainment. This is definately an adventure your mother will never forget.