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Downtown Rapid City

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Address: Rapid City, SD 57701
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Escape for the weekend to Downtown Rapid City and experience numerous art...

Escape for the weekend to Downtown Rapid City and experience numerous art galleries, fashionable boutiques, a variety of fine cuisine, the City of President statues and great entertainment from music to theatre and various events.

Explore the fountains at Main Street Square, a place to make fun-filled memories for the whole family. With plenty of hotel rooms, over 70 shops and 33 restaurants, head Downtown, year round.

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watched skaters at the rink and checked out what all was available and walked the streets to view the presidents.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Rapid City, South Dakota
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Rapid City, South Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

watched skaters at the rink and checked out what all was available and walked the streets to view the presidents.

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Rapid City, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great selection of independent restaurants and beverage outlets to choice from whether you're looking for something a bit casual or more formal. Boutique shops, Presidential Statue exhibit, and a wide variety of exhibits and entertainment make this an area you don't want to miss.

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Box Elder, South Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

when we arrived in Rapid City SD we went for the obvious, Mt Rushmore and Crazy Horse. Both were wonderful BUT downtown Rapid City was a total surprise. Lots of parking and it is free after 5p during the week and all day on the weekends. Downtown is a wonderful place to walk around, get a map of the city... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I frequent downtown Rapid City. Main Street Square is the jewel and hub of downtown. In summer months there is free concerts every Thursday.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed our walk in downtown Rapid City and seeing all the presidential sculptures, and noting the details. We later went to the visitors center to find out more. If we had to do it again, we would go to the visitors center first...learned more about the presidents. It was also a good test of our American history too!

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Rapid City, South Dakota, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The past 10 yrs have brought great improvements and additions to downtown Rapid City. It's a friendly, artsy atmosphere. Lots to do and see. Places to eat. Unique gift shops with an abundance of South Dakota made/inspired items. Well worth the time to walk around and duck into a few stores.

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Rapid City
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always enjoy going downtown to go skating in the winter & go through the fountains in the summer! If you're coming for summer, make sure and take the trolley through the city

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Downtown Rapid City has some nice shopping, great restaurants and The Square! The square has ice skating in the winter and you can play in the water in the summer. Armadillo ice cream is nearby and a must! Summer nights has live music every Thursday evening with venders. I just love going here!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is always enjoyable walking around downtown Rapid City as this area has changed significantly since my family moved there in 1964. The square with skating rink, the music on Friday nights, the eclectic shops (especially Who's Hobby and Prairie Edge Trading Company), the many restaurant options (several cuisines represented) and the walk among the US Presidents is interesting and... More 

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Pine Ridge, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I Love looking at all the art work and the talent of the many artist that Prairie Edge has available for sale.

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