Deadweird - It’s how Deadwood does Halloween
Come celebrate Halloween in Deadwood. Deadweird is a little crazy, a little spooky and a WHOLE lot of fun! Make plans for the 6th annual Monster Ball on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018 with a live band, dancing and prizes; and the annual Costume Contest with more than $10,000 in cash and prizes for the best costumes on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018. Both of these events are FREE, so come in costume or just come to watch – it is quite the sight! Must be 21 to participate.
October 26, 2018
7pm – 10pm : The Monster Ball at TBD – live music with Loaded Dice, prizes, dancing and FUN
October 27, 2018
6pm – 9pm: Costume Contest, with the winners being announced at 9:30 p.m. Music and dancing will take place during this time as well. This year’s event will be held at TBD!
Open containers are allowed during this event in designated areas from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday, October 26 and noon to 10 p.m. on Saturday, October 27, pending City Commission approval.
Deadweird Street Closure: Pending City Commission approval for 2018.
2017 Costume Contest Winners:
Best Overall, 1st Place – The Rainbow Fish-Nemo, Group of 8 from Rapid City, SD, Team Leader-April M.
Best Overall, 2st Place – Guardian of Souls, Larry B. from Central City, SD
Best Overall, 3st Place – Hooked, Patty K. from Whitewood, SD
Group, 1st Place – Mount Rushmore, Group of 4 lead by Darryl M.
Group, 2nd Place – Got Mounted, Group of 7 from Bismarck, ND, lead by Amber T.
Group, 3rd Place – Revolution-Hippies, Group of 10 from Sioux Falls, SD, lead by Michelle C.
Best Couple – Hannibal Lector & Clarice – Kathy and Douglas from Lead, SD
Creepiest – Creature, Shari S. from Gering, NE
Most Creative – Ghostbuster, Aaron B. from Gillette, WY
Best Theme – Tim Curry’s Pennywise, Michael D. from Rapid City, SD
Funniest – Bud Lite Year, Jonna S. from Williston, ND
Sexiest – Xena, Samantha A. from Alzada, MT