Indoor Sports Facilities

Rapid City has multiple indoor sports facilities, providing event space for a wide range of sports from hockey, basketball and indoor football to rodeos, motocross and equestrian events.


Central States Fairgrounds

Atop 45-acres of prime Rapid City real estate sits the Central States Fairgrounds. This is one of Rapid City's top event locations and is the host for major indoor sporting events such as motocross, equestrian and more. The multifunctional grounds accommodate events ranging in size from small groups of 25 to major championships with thousands of spectators.

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Rushmore Plaza Civic Center

The Rushmore Plaza Civic Center boasts spacious arenas that play host to indoor football, rodeos, Rapid City's professional hockey team, The Rapid City Rush, and more.

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Rick DenHerder
Tournament Director
Amateur Softball Association

"The Rapid City CVB and the Parks and Recreation Department were extremely instrumental in helping pitch, plan, and execute the 2008 Bound for Beijing (B4B) softball game. From securing and modifying..."

Liz Hamburg
Tournament Director, USTA Tournaments
Black Hills Tennis Association

"The CVB created a fantastic presentation to ‘sell’ Rapid City as a great place to visit. This was submitted along with our tournament application and was a critical component in awarding the tournament to Rapid City..."