The Black Hills Fat Tire Festival started in 2007 with a partnership between the Black Hills Mountain Bike Association and the Rapid City Parks & Recreation and operates under a special use permit issued by the Black Hills Forest Service.
Hills Alive is a free Christian music festival at Memorial Park located in beautiful downtown Rapid City, SD! Come listen to some AWESOME Christian music, taste some great food, and enjoy the wonderful fellowship.
Feel the thunder and join the herd at the annual Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup. Watch cowboys and cowgirls as they roundup and drive the herd of approximately 1,300 buffalo (number of animals vary depending on rangeland conditions). Not only is the roundup a spectacular sight to see, it is also a critical management tool in maintaining a strong and healthy herd.
Art Festival September 29- October 1,2016 At the Annual Buffalo Roundup Art Festival, up to 150 vendors will offer for sale their fine arts and crafts including many South Dakota made products.