2017 Rally Week in Downtown Rapid City

Celebrate the 77th Annual 2017 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally with free motorcycle parking in Downtown Rapid City from Friday, Aug. 4, through Saturday, Aug. 12. The permit includes free motorcycle parking in all Downtown public spaces on the street with an hourly time limit or meter, including the metered spaces in the parking ramp near Main Street Square. The permit does not include free motorcycle parking in any leased parking spaces downtown. In addition, individual businesses have arranged for designated motorcycle-only parking Downtown during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.

While you’re here, you will find Downtown Rapid City’s eclectic mix of cutting-edge culture and simple charm beckons exploration. Spend time Downtown during a relaxing meal with stellar service at one of our many restaurants, browsing the locally owned stores and galleries that line our streets, and making life-long memories at the many free events and happenings.

Little Texas, three-time Grammy-nominated country rock superstars, will play a free Rally Special Edition Concert as part of Main Street Square’s Concert Series from 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 10. Forgotten Highway will open the show. Crash Wagon, a country band from Rapid City, will play on the Summer Nights stage, located at Seventh and St. Joseph streets.

Businesses and artists are coming together to create an interactive experience for participants during the August installment of Art Night Downtown from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 11. Something interesting is waiting for you around every corner. Go find it. For a list of participating business, visit ArtsRapidCity.org.

We hope you enjoy your time in Downtown Rapid City! Please feel free to contact our office with any questions you may have at 605-716-7979 or email info@destinationrapidcity.com.