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Festivals in Rapid City, SD.
Flea Markets, Literary Events

Featured Events

July 2 - 4, 2021

1881courthousemuseum.com

(605) 673-2443
Custer County Muesum - Custer, SD

This event has been successful for more than a quarter century and is a major part of the Custer, SD Independence Day celebration, located close to Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse Memorial, Custer State Park, and Wind Cave and Jewel Cave National Parks. Show site provides 24 hour security for vendors through entire event.

July 10 - 11, 2021

bsaf.com

(605) 692-2787
Pioneer Park - Brookings, SD

The Brookings Summer Arts Festival is the largest 2 day Art festival in South Dakota. Located in Brookings SD on West Highway 14, Pioneer Park offers vendors and patrons the opportunity to experience art and one-of-a-kind handcrafted items in an outdoor setting. Art mixed with food, children's activities, and living history booths draw an average 70,000 people each year. Free entertainment on 3 stages. Free artist and vendor parking.

November 12 - 13, 2021

facebook.com/pg/blackinc/events

(605) 332-6000
WH Lyon Fairgrounds - Sioux Falls, SD

Quality Artisans & Crafters from all around the Midwest make up the fastest growing Arts & Crafts show in SD! With over 100,000 sq ft of shopping, 280+ exhibitors, food trucks and fun, you're sure to find gifts for everyone on your shopping list at the Sioux Empire Arts & Crafts Show.

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Events in Rapid City, SD — upcoming

June 11 - 12, 2021

Great American Book Festival

Various locations Downtown Rapid City, South Dakota, Rapid City, SD

Status: Updated 3/13/2020

A Literary Event organized by Great American Book Festival.
This South Dakota Literary Event will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, film, commercial/retail, corp./information and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and local food booths. There will be 1 stage with International talent and the hours will be Fri 8am-10:30pm, Sat 8am-5pm. This event will also include: kids' activities, book signings, author readings, lit walk, conference, pitch sessions.
July 17 - 18, 2021

Hills Alive Music Festival

Memorial Park, Rapid City, SD

Status: Updated 7/22/2020

A Christian Music Festival organized by Bethesda Christian Broadcasting.
This South Dakota Christian Music Festival will have crafts, commercial/retail and corp./information exhibitors, and 6 food booths. There will be 1 stage with National talent and the hours will be All Days 12pm-10pm.
August 20 - 29, 2021

Central States Fair

Fairgrounds, Rapid City, SD

Status: Updated 5/5/2021

A State Fair organized by Central States Fairboard.
This South Dakota State Fair will have commercial/retail exhibitors and 17 food booths. There will be 3 stages with National talent and the hours will be Fri 3pm-11pm, Sat 12pm-12 midnight, Sun 12pm-12 midnight, Mon 12pm-12 midnight , Tue 12pm-12 midnight, Wed 12pm-12 midnight, Thu 12pm-12 midnight, Fri 12pm-12 midnight, Sat 12pm-12 midnight, Sun 12pm-4pm. Admission tickets are $tba. This event will also include carnival.
October 15 - 16, 2021

Creative Hands Autumn Bazaar

Fine Arts Building, Central States Fairgrounds, Rapid City, SD

Status: Updated 3/9/2021

A Craft Show organized by Siaryn Duggan.
This South Dakota Craft Show will have fine art, fine craft, crafts and homegrown products exhibitors, and 10 food booths.
March 2022 (dates not updated) ?

Ultimate Indoor Garage Sale

James Kjerstad Event Center, Rapid City, SD

Status: Updated 3/1/2021

A Flea Market organized by All American Sales.
This South Dakota Flea Market will have crafts, flea market, corp./information and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and no food booths. Admission tickets are $3.
April 2022 (dates not updated) ?

Mother of All Garage Sales

Pennington County Fairgrounds Event Center, Rapid City, SD

Status: Updated 3/15/2021

A Flea Market organized by All American Sales.
This South Dakota Flea Market will have crafts, flea market, corp./information and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and no food booths. Admission tickets are $3.