Parking

What Kind of Parking is Available and Where?
*Main Street Square/Downtown Rapid City does not monitor parking or the meters Downtown. Information provided on this page is only informational. For any disputes, please contact the City.


Two Hour Free Parking
Enforced Mon – Fri 7 – 5 pm. Limited supply of daily permits available online in this area for $7

Pay Stations
Enforced Mon – Fri 7 – 6 pm and Sat 9 – 5 pm. Southside lower level of parking ramp. Enter license plate number and payment at a kiosk upon arrival.

Smart Meters
Enforced Mon – Fri 7 – 6 pm and Sat 9 – 5 pm.
Making a quick stop? The on-street meters are equipped with a free button to accommodate stays of up to 15 minutes. $1/hour if staying longer.

Parking on Sundays is FREE everywhere and some businesses offer validation tokens, just ask.

For more information on parking in Downtown Rapid City, click HERE.

For a Smart Meter Brochure click HERE.

For a Pay Station Brochure click HERE.

Where do I apply for a permit?
You can apply for a permit HERE or through the City.