Visit Rapid City is ready for you when you’re ready to travel. Our guests, our workers, and our community’s safety is our top priority. We are acting in accordance with the advice and guidelines of local, state, and federal health officials and will continue to monitor updates. We are in this together and we will get through this together.

Rapid City and the Black Hills of South Dakota is a place full of wide-open spaces with room to roam, allowing visitors to easily social distance. Our attractions, restaurants, parks and monuments, are all following CDC guidelines to keep guests safe. 

When planning your visit, check with businesses for specific health and safety guidelines you may have to follow. If your health is of concern to you, feel free to wear a mask and keep yourself safe. We are so thrilled to welcome you to a safe space to Get Back to Big Things!


Helpful Resources

As businesses and events are making decisions about their hours of operations or postponing/canceling their events we will do our best to keep you informed. Please be sure to also call ahead and double check with businesses when planning your trip.


Planning your trip in Rapid City means finding attractions to visit, restaurants to eat at, views that you cant miss and so much more. Luckily for you, we've got that handled. Check out the resources below to guide you.


Presidential Social Distancing

Missing your best friends? So are George, Abe, Tj and Teddy. Social distancing is difficult. Thankfully, the Mount Rushmore presidents are able to stay in touch via video chat! Keep watching these videos to see the activities each president is staying busy with as they maintain a social distance.

Rapid City Coloring Pages

Get to know Rapid City creatively before you visit. Our coloring pages are perfect for all ages and coloring abilities.