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 8th annual Monster Ball on Friday, Oct. 30, 2020 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. 31, 2020. Both of these events are FREE, so come in costume or just come to watch – it is quite the sight! Must be 21.
October 30, 2020
7pm – 10pm : The Monster Ball at Tin Lizzie Gaming Resort in the Shelby Room – live music by My Second Rodeo, prizes, dancing, and FUN. Vote for people’s choice at the Monster Ball. Be sure to grab your number as you enter and sign up for the bar tab giveaway! MUST BE 21+ TO PARTICPATE.
October 31, 2020
6pm – 9pm • COSTUME CONTEST & PARTY – NEW THIS YEAR: Register for the contest at Outlaw Square. Judging in the Silverado & Franklin. All participants must register prior to judging. Music and Dancing from 6pm – 10pm in the Franklin Hotel. Winners are announced at 9:30pm on the Outlaw Square stage. $10,000 In Cash & Prizes! MUST BE 21 TO PARTICIPATE.
Open container pending City Commission approval.
Deadweird Street Closure: TBD
2019 Costume Contest Winners:
3rd Overall: “Silent Hill – Nurse & Pyramid Head” by Eric & Kate H from Rapid City, SD
1st Place Group: “Mayan Hunters” by Melissa C, Kevin C, Brianna C from Keystone, SD
2nd Place Groups: “The Price is Right” by Steph M, Michael M, Sarah A, Brennen A from Rapid City, SD
3rd Place Group: “The Dark Crystal – Kira, Mother Aughra, Chamberlin” by Kelli S, Mikey S, Wynter S from Blackhawk, SD
Most Creative: “I Need My Personal ‘Space'” by Michael Dowding
Best Couple: “Happy Family or Shady Bunch” by Jen & Steve from Bismarck, ND
Best Theme: “Timeline Marshall” by Thomas H from North Platte, NE
Funniest: “Colonel Sander’s Last Chicken Dinner” by Johnnie S, Michelle C, Kelley S, Daryl H, Max B, Marlene B, Cindy H, Al C from Sioux Falls, SD
Creepiest: “The Boogie Man” by Landon C
Sexiest: “Mr. Clean” by Chris Rogers from Spearfish, SD