13 Fireworks Shows and 7 Parades in the Black Hills this Fourth of July

Abraham Lincoln said “I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.”

On this Independence Day, we say thank you. You are, to paraphrase our sixteenth president, living in a way that makes your country and hometown proud.

Make sure to join in on some Black Hills celebrations this Fourth of July

4th of July Fireworks

Custer: July 4th, dusk (9:30 pm) fireworks at Pageant Hill
https://www.custersd.com/Custer’s-Fourth-of-July-Celebration

Lead: July 4th, dusk (approx. 9:30-9:45 pm) fireworks over the Open Cut
https://www.leadmethere.org/goldcampjubilee/

Belle Fourche: July 2nd and 3rd, fireworks in the grandstand after the rodeo, 10pm
https://www.blackhillsroundup.com/events/fireworks
https://www.blackhillsroundup.com/

Piedmont: July 4th, dusk, fireworks in Piedmont Park

Hot Springs: July 4th, dusk, fireworks at City Shop
https://hotsprings-sd.com/events/4th-of-july

Rapid City: July 1, dusk, fireworks at Black Hills Speedway

July 2, dusk, fireworks at Fitzgerald Post 22 Stadium

July 3, dusk, fireworks at Elks Golf Course

Sturgis: July 3rd, dusk, fireworks at Sturgis Fairgrounds
https://www.sturgis-sd.gov/news/post/15179/

Interior: July 4, dusk, fireworks at Rodeo Grounds

Wall: July 3, dusk, fireworks at Wall Community Golf Course

Devils Tower, WY: July 4, dusk, fireworks at Devils Tower KOA

https://www.devilstowercountry.com/plan/events/fourth-of-july-at-devils-tower

4th of July Parades

Belle Fourche July 4th, 10:30 AM
Custer July 4th, 10:00 AM
Deadwood July 4th, 3:00 PM
Hill City July 2nd, 10:00 AM
Hot Springs July 4th, 10:00 AM
Piedmont July 4th, 10:00 AM
Spearfish July 4th, 12:00 PM

 

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