Time for another free admission day to South Dakota’s 50+ state parks: this Friday through Sunday, May 20-22, admission is free and you can also fish for free without a license. Find all of South Dakota’s state parks here. If you’re staying with us at The Evanston Suites in Hot Springs, you can use our […]
Archive of Special Events Near Hot Springs, South Dakota
Archived/completed special events in the southern Black Hills area of South Dakota, just in case you need to look at history to plan for the future.
Whether you want to treat Mom to a day out with the family or maybe even take the kids out to give Mom some quiet time at home, visiting a state park is a great option and here’s even better news: Admission to all South Dakota state parks is free for everyone on Mother’s Day […]
Black Hills Bulk Foods Warehouse will be open for several pop-up markets on select Saturdays: May 21st, June 11th, and July 2nd (2022). They’ll have fresh produce, meat, cheese, honey, coffee, bread, and more – many products that are sourced from South Dakota. Their warehouse is located at 713 N. River Street, just a few […]
Better start training: The Hot Springs annual stair climbing race, Stars, Strips, and Steps, will be held on Memorial Day 2022. This race takes participants through the town of Hot Springs up and down our historic staircases. You can choose from the 2-mile (about 269 steps), 5k (about 657 steps), or half marathon race (744 […]
Jewel Cave National Monument in Custer is hosting a Jr. Ranger Day on Saturday, May 14th. Families can learn about bats and build a bat house at the visitor center from 11 AM-noon (must pre-register here), in addition to the normal cave tours and other activities. Families may also want to check out the National […]
The Mammoth Site will host interactive mystery events on Friday and Saturday, April 29th and 30th: You and your team will enjoy dinner as you solve the “mystery” of the missing mammoth skeleton. This the Mammoth’s Site annual fundraiser event. You can find out more information here.
Spring is in the air – at least off and on! – and the Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce is hosting the Spring Fling Home and Garden Show at Mueller Civic Center on Saturday, April 30th. They’ll have vendors, food booths, and demonstrations on topics such as picking the best trees, growing microgreens, and more. […]
Two Cows Creamery is hosting a “farm to fork dinner” on Thursday, April 21st: they’ll be serving a six-course, Italian-themed meal with a rustic lamb ragu over homemade pasta as the main entree and of course, some of Two Cow’s own gelato will make an appearance as one of the other courses. It’s $37 per […]