Industry Partner Resources

Welcome! Below you’ll find links to all research, reports, dashboards, and articles curated or commissioned by Visit Rapid City over the last 12-18 months. Our goal is to help our partners tell the tourism story and to be a driving force behind generating positive economic impact through effective tourism promotion. 

Visit Rapid City values the good work our partners do to keep our visitor economy thriving. If you have questions about the information below or ideas for future research, email us at


Research & Insights

2021 Rapid City Tourism Impact Study

2022 Rapid City Tourism Impact Study

2022 Resident Sentiment Survey

2022 Destination Assessment Survey (DNEXT)

Meeting Planner Survey

40 Iconic Moments That Moved Rapid City Forward

2022 Economic Impact Study for The Monument

2022 Central States Fairgrounds Economic Impact Study

2023 Market Opportunity Report - RC Sports Commission

2023 Destination Stewardship Plan

2023 Rapid City Tourism Impact Study


Budget, Financials And Minutes

2024 Budget

2022 Financial Audit

2022 Visit Rapid City 990

Board Meeting Minutes


Rapid City Sports Commission

See All Sports Commission Updates Here