Rapid City Convention and Visitors Bureau Unveils New Marketing Slogan
Box Elder Founders Day Celebrates 49 Years
Box Elder is planning its 49th year anniversary. To celebrate there will be a parade, free food, live radio broadcast, carnival activities, and local vendors! Read more »
"Women's Try It Day" Held at Outdoor Campus West in Rapid City
Women received hands-on teaching in paddling canoes and kayaks, gun safety, and casting a fly-fishing line at the Outdoor Campus West in Rapid City. According to a KOTATV report, a second, 3-day program will be offered in September.
Follow more on the SD Game Fish and Parks Outdoor Campus West in the archives.
State Game, Fish & Parks Commission Proposes Reduced Lion Kill Quota
A proposal by the State Game, Fish & Parks Commission to reduce the number of mountain lions harvested is now open for public comment. Final action on the proposal will be made following a public hearing in Spearfish, SD on October 3-4, 2013. Read more »
Friday Night Movie Madness at the Box Elder Community Theater
Join the City of Box Elder & ChildFund International for Friday Night Movie Madness this Friday, August 2nd. The freeing showing of Monsters, Inc. and is sponsored by ChildFund International. The movie will be played at the Box Elder Community Theater located at 420 Villa Dr. The movie starts at 7:00pm.
ChildFund International will provide FREE hot dogs, baked beans, and popcorn during the movie. They will also be giving away school supplies while they last. Read more »
Canyon Lake Upgrade Project to Begin September 2013
The second phase of a renovation project to Canyon Lake dam and spillway will begin after Labor Day 2013. According to a Rapid City Journal article, dredging will target the deeper parts of the lake near the dam and assure the safety of the dam for the future.
Follow the Canyon Lake project in the archives.
Deadwood Opens Days of '76
Two parades and five days of rodeo action will make the 2013 Days of '76 celebration in Deadwood action-packed, according to a post on KOTA's MyTown website.
The award-winning PRCA rodeo draws top talent from around the country, and the event has historically marked a gathering of rodeo cowboys and Native Americans. Read more »
Destination Rapid City Unveils new Legacy Commons at Memorial Park
According to KOTA TV, Legacy Commons, an update at Rapid City's Memorial Park, will feature themes of remembrance, renewal and discovery in honor of the 1972 Flood, new play areas, and hidden images for people to find. Read more on the Destination Rapid City unveiling in the Rapid City Journal. Read more »
Skyline Wilderness Park Benefits from Vision Fund
Rapid City Host to SoDak Anime Convention June 21-23, 2013
Anime convention programming consists of one main room dedicated to all major events: cosplay competition, anime music, video contest, fashion show, special guests and an art contest. Smaller rooms host minor events such as fan-run panels and table-top-gaming. Listen to the report on SD Public Broadcasting. Read about SoDak Con 2013 online and see a schedule of more AnimeCons. Read more »