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Deadwood Reopening Announcements


The Deadwood City Commission approved the second reading of Ordinance 1312 that allows businesses to reopen on Thursday, May 7 following all of the federal, state and local guidelines.

Deadwood Ordinance 1312

Deadwood Resolution 2020-17 to Address Re-opening

Guidelines to Re-Open Deadwood

Deadwood Gaming Assoc. Modified Table Game Operations

South Dakota’s “Back To Normal” Plan

April 28. 2020
Thanks to a strong commitment and respect for the principle of personal responsibility, South Dakotans have dramatically changed the trajectory of our initial COVID-19 projections. With our hospitalization capacity currently at a manageable level, South Dakotans are asked to consider the following steps as we look to get back to normal.

 – Governor Kristi Noem

CLICK HERE to read the plan.

CLICK HERE to read the South Dakota Office of the Governor Executive Order 2020-20, dated April 28, 2020.

List below updated at 6:30 p.m., May 26, 2020. This list is evolving. Please check back often.

Attention Deadwood businesses: If your don’t see opening information on this list for your business, please call 605-578-1876 or email amanda@deadwood.org. We are contacting businesses as quickly as possible.

Please note: The Deadwood Trolley is not running at this time. CLICK HERE for a link to cab services.

Deadwood Chamber Member Business Re-Opening Dates


  • Buffalo-Bodega Complex: Open
  • Bullock Hotel: Open
  • Cadillac Jack’s: Open
  • Celebrity Hotel: Open
  • Deadwood Comfort Inn: Open, 9am to 11pm
  • Deadwood Gulch Gaming Resort: TBD
  • Deadwood Mountain Grand: Open
  • Deadwood Station Bunkhouse and Gaming: Open
  • First Gold Hotel & Gaming Resort: Open
  • Gold Country: Open
  • Gold Dust: Open
  • Hickok’s Hotel & Suites: Open
  • Iron Horse Inn Casino: TBD – remodeling
  • The Lodge at Deadwood: Open
  • Martin Mason/Wooden Nickel: Open
  • Mineral Palace: Open
  • Mr. Wu’s: Open
  • Mustang Sally’s: Open
  • Oyster Bay Bar & Casino: TBD
  • Saloon 10: Open
  • Silverado-Franklin: Open (poker room TDB, all other table games open)
  • Super 8 – Lucky 8 Casino: Open
  • Tin Lizzie Gaming Resort: Open

Dining/Saloons/Wineries/Breweries/Tobacco/Coffee & Sweets:

  • Belle Joli Winery (Deadwood): Open
  • Belle Joli Sparkling House, Sturgis: Open 10:00-8:00 daily
  • Branding Iron Steak House, Belle Fourche: Open
  • Buffalo Steakhouse & Stockade: Open
  • Bully’s at the Bullock: Open
  • Bloody Nose Saloon: Open
  • Burnout Pizza: June 1 tentative
  • Cheyenne Crossing: Open Thursday-Sunday 7:30am-8:00pm
  • Chubby Chipmunk Chocolates: TBD
  • Creekside at Deadwood Gulch: TBD
  • Custer Crossing Campground: Camping, dine in and patio seating open
  • Deadwood ComfortInn Restaurant: Open, 9am to 11pm
  • Deadwood Dick’s Bar & Grille: Open
  • Deadwood Distillery: Open
  • Deadwood Elks Club: TBD
  • Deadwood Grille at The Lodge: TBD
  • Deadwood Legends Steakhouse at the Franklin Hotel:Open
  • Deadwood Social Club: Open
  • Deadwood Tasty Treats: Open
  • Deadwood Tobacco Company: Open
  • Eagle Bar & Steakhouse: Open
  • Earl of Sandwich: Open
  • Fish N Fry: Open
  • FLYT at Cadillac Jacks: Open
  • FogNDroz Vape Shop: Open
  • Gem Steakhouse at Mineral Palace: Open
  • Gold Country Inn Diner: Open
  • Guadalajara’s Mexican Restaurant: Open
  • Hickok’s Hotel & Suites: Open
  • His & Hers Ale House and Wine Bar: Open
  • Horseshoe Restaurant at First Gold: Open
  • Jacobs Brewhouse: Tentatively June 1
  • The Knuckle Brewing Company, Sturgis: Open
  • Latchstring Restaurant at Spearfish Canyon Lodge: Open
  • Lee Street Station Diner: Open
  • Lewie’s Burgers and Brews, Lead: Open
  • Lizzie Burgers: Open
  • Lou Lou’s Bombdiggity’s: Open
  • Made Market at Cadillac Jacks: Open
  • Marco’s Pizza: Open
  • Maverick’s at Gold Dust: Open
  • Midnight Star: TBD
  • The Monkey Bar: Tentatively June 1
  • Mustang Sally’s: Open
  • Naked Winery/Sick N Twisted: Open. HOURS: Noon to 7pm Monday – Thursday; 11am – 8pm Friday and Saturday; Noon to 6pm on Sunday.
  • Nemo Guest Ranch: Open for carryout
  • The Nugget Saloon: Open
  • Oggie’s at The Lodge: Open
  • Oyster Bay: TBD
  • Paddy O’Neill’s at Tin Lizzie: Open
  • Phat Owl Lounge at Deadwood ComfortInn: Open
  • Pizza Lab: Open for carryout and delivery
  • Recreational Springs: Open
  • Saloon #10: Open
  • Santana’s at Deadwood Mountain Grand: Open
  • Silverado Grand Buffet: Open
  • Six String at Deadwood Mountain Grand: Open
  • Snitches at Tin Lizzie: Open
  • Starbuck’s: Open
  • Super 8 – Lucky 8: Open
  • Taco John’s: Open
  • VFW Black Hills Post #5969: Open

Lodging/Cabins/Campgrounds/Vacation Properties

  • 1899 Inn B&B: Open
  • APEX – Historical Locations of Pam’s Purple Door: Available for booking
  • Barefoot Resort, Lead: Open
  • Baymont Inn & Suites, Keystone: Open
  • Best Western Black Hills Lodge, Spearfish: Open
  • Black Hills Cabin Rentals: Open
  • Black Hills Inn and Suites: TBD
  • Blackstone Lodge & Suites: Open
  • Branch House: Open
  • Bullock Hotel: Open
  • Cedar Wood Inn: Open
  • Celebrity Hotel: Open
  • Comfort Inn & Suites: Open
  • Creekside Campground: Open
  • Custer Crossing Campground: Open
  • Days of ’76 Campground: Open
  • Deadwood Dick’s Suites: Open
  • Deadwood Gulch Gaming Resort: TBD
  • Deadwood Hampton Inn – Tin Lizzie: Open
  • Deadwood KOA: Open; Office hours 10am-4pm
  • Executive Lodging of the Black Hills: Open
  • Fish N Fry Campground: Open
  • Deadwood Mint: Open
  • Deadwood Mountain Grand: Open
  • Deadwood Station: Open
  • Double Tree at Cadillac Jacks: Open
  • Dragon Belly/The Tucker Inn: Open
  • Elkhorn Ridge RV Park: Open
  • First Deadwood Cottages: Open
  • First Gold: Open
  • Franklin Hotel: Open
  • Gold Country Inn: Open
  • Hickok’s Hotel: Open
  • Holiday Inn Express: Open
  • Hotel by Gold Dust: Open
  • Howard Johnson Inn & Suites, Rapid City: Open
  • Iron Horse Inn & Suites: Tentatively July 1 (due to remodeling)
  • Legend’s Suites: Open
  • Lodge at Deadwood: Open
  • The Loft’s: Open
  • Martin Mason Hotel: Open
  • Maya Jo’s B&B: Open – No contact/To-Go breakfast, plus coffee and tea, available each morning for guests.
  • Mountain Stream Estate Vacations: Open
  • Mystic Hills Hideaway: Open, restaurant hours from 11am-9pm
  • Nemo Guest Ranch: Open
  • Newton Fork Ranch, Hill City: Open
  • Normarke Farm Bed and Breakfast, Nemo: June 1
  • Nyes 1880 Suites: Open
  • Mineral Palace: Open
  • Ponderosa Pines Inn & Cabins: Open
  • Ramada Mount Rushmore, Keystone: Open
  • Recreational Springs: Open
  • Rush No More Resort: Open
  • Spearfish Canyon Lodge: Open
  • SpringHill Suites by Marriott at Cadillac Jacks: Open
  • Steel Wheel Campground/Trading Post: Open
  • Super 8: Open
  • Terry Peak Chalets: Open
  • Thunder Cove Hotel: Open
  • Town Hall Inn, Lead: Open
  • Travelodge at First Gold: Open
  • Tru by Hilton: Open
  • Twin Pines Lodge: Open
  • Vacation Home Renter: Open
  • Whistler Gulch Campground: Open
  • Whitetail Court Resort, Lead: Open
  • Wickiup Cabins – Open

Retail/Gift Shops

  • Ace Hardware, Lead: Open
  • Angel’s Attic: TBD
  • Antiques at Deadwood Dicks: Open
  • Berg Jewelry and Gifts: Open
  • Bloomers Flowers & Cakes: Open; no-contact deliveries available upon request
  • Bloomin’ Love: Open
  • Broken Arrow Trading Company: Open
  • Cadillac Jack’s Gift Shop: Open
  • Canyon View Amish Furniture & Gifts: Open
  • Deadwood Distillery: Open
  • Deadwood Harley-Davidson: Open
  • Deadwood Wild Bill’s Trading Post: Open
  • First Deadwood Souvenirs: Open
  • Gold Dust C-Store: Open
  • Gold Nugget Trading Post: TBD
  • Gunslinger Saloon: TBD
  • Happy Days Gift Shop: Open – Hours will be Monday-Friday 10am-7pm, Saturday 10am-8pm, Sunday 10am-6pm
  • Iron Horse Retail Tobacco Store: Tentatively July 1
  • Jerry Greer’s Engineering: TBD
  • Madam Peacock’s Beer & Bling: Open
  • Miss Kitty’s Mercantile: Open
  • Oh Fudge!: Open
  • Packhorse Liquor and Convenience: Curbside Pickup
  • Pam’s Purple Door: Open
  • The Pink Door Boutique: Open
  • Saloon #10 Mercantile: Open
  • Sick Boy & Sickies Garage: Open
  • The Spotlight Store at Deadwood Mt. Grand: Open
  • Stagecoach Gifts: TBD
  • Twin City Hardware: Open
  • West River – All Things Deadwood: Open
  • Wooden Nickel at Martin Mason Hotel: Open

Attractions/Visitor Services/Spas/Pet

  • 1880 Train: June 1
  • Adams Museum: June 1 – Mask Required. If you do not have a mask one will be available.
  • Adams House: June 1 – Mask Required. If you do not have a mask one will be available.
  • Akela Spa: Open
  • Bear Country USA: Open – Drive Through Visitors Only
  • Black Hills Mining Museum: TBD
  • Black Hills National Forest: The campgrounds will be doing a soft opening on May 20. The Day Use Areas like boating, kayaking, fishing and picnic tables there is no date yet for opening. The hiking trails are open to the public now, the ATV trail are going to start opening May 15.
  • Broken Boot Gold Mine: June 1 – Masks required. If you do not have a mask one will be available. Tickets must be purchased in advance by calling 1-800-344-8862.
  • Crazy Horse Memorial: Open. Starting May 22, closing time will be approximately 30 minutes after the Laser Light Show, which begins at dark. Thirty minutes preceding the show, there will be a special tribute to Native American military veterans.
  • Dahl’s Chainsaw Art: Open
  • Days of ’76 Museum: June 1 – Mask Required. If you do not have a mask one will be available.
  • Deadwood Alive Historic Street Shows and Stagecoach: Starting May 23 (CLICK FOR SCHEDULE)
  • Deadwood Station Laundromat is open.
  • Deadwood (ComfortInn) Mini Golf & Arcade: Open – Mini-golf will be open 8am-dark, Arcade 8am-10pm
  • Deadwood Trolleys: TBD
  • Deadwood Rec Center: TBD
  • Deadwood Welcome Centers & History & Information Center: May 22
  • Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC): June 1 by appointment
  • Marta’s Deadwood Doghouse: Open
  • Mount Moriah Cemetery: Open with limited services
  • Mount Roosevelt Memorial/Friendship Tower: Open
  • Northern Hills Railway Society: TBD
  • Old MacDonald’s Farm: Open
  • Original Site of the Killing of Wild Bill Hickok at Wild Bill Bar: Open for self-tours
  • Outlaw Square: Open with limited services
  • The Paw Spa: Open
  • Reptile Gardens: June 15
  • Saloon #10 live shows (The Shooting of Wild Bill Hickok): Open
  • Sanford Lab Homestake Visitor Center: TBD
  • Shiloh Horse Rescue/Ranch: Open 10am-3pm, Thursday-Sunday
  • Stress Relief Massage and Spa is opening with precautions in place, by appointment only. Staff is limited.
  • Sturgis Car Museum: TBD
  • Tatanka: Open daily, 7 days a week 9am-5pm
  • Trial of Jack McCall: Starting May 23 (CLICK FOR SCHEDULE) – Seating is limited. CLICK HERE to purchase a ticket.
  • Vore Buffalo Jump: TBD
  • Wonderland Cave: Open Daily – Month of May 9am-5pm with last tour at 4pm; Starting June 1: 8am-7pm with last tour at 6pm
  • Woody’s Wild West Old Time Photos: Open – Hours: 10am-8pm Saturday, Sunday 10am-6pm, Mon-Fri 10am-7pm

Arts & Entertainment/Guided Tours

  • Alkali Ike Tours: TBD
  • Historic Bullock Hotel Ghost Tours: TBD
  • Boot Hill Tours: TBD
  • Deadwood 1876 Dinner Theater: TBD
  • Deadwood Historic Tours: TBD
  • Explore Fitness & Adventure: Open – Online classes, in-person one-on-one sessions, “adventure” tours group sizes will be limited with no carpooling
  • Haunted History Walking Ghost Tour: TBD
  • Historic Fairmont Hotel Ghost Tours & Brothel Tours : TBD
  • Jacobs Gallery: Open
  • Lead-Deadwood Arts Center: TBD
  • Original Deadwood Tour: TBD
  • Pump House at Mind Blown Studio: June 1 – Tentative

Travel, Transportation & Taxis

  • Black Hills Grab A Cab: Open
  • Castaic Travel: TBD
  • Da Bus: Currently taking reservations and selling wristbands for Rally 2020; credit forms (for prior purchases) will be available online after June 15
  • Deadwood Cab: Open
  • Dakota Shuttle: Dakota Shuttle has local shuttles to and from Deadwood with Lexan shields installed, sanitizing between customers, masks and hand sanitizer available.
  • Dakota Taxi – Open
  • Discovery Tours: Open
  • Giddy-Up Shuttle: Open, reservation only – shuttles available for hire for larger groups


  • Andy’s Trail Rides: Open, Reservations required
  • Axbow Rentals: Open
  • Black Hills Off-Road Rentals:
  • Black Hills Trails: The campgrounds will be doing a soft opening on May 20. The Day Use Areas like boating, kayaking, fishing and picnic tables there is no date yet for opening. The hiking trails are open to the public now, the ATV trail are open.
  • Chip Shot Golf: Open, appointment only
  • Deadwood Recreation Center: TBD
  • Deadwheels/Rabbit Bicycle Rentals, Repair & Shuttle, Hill City: Renting bicycles and shuttling by appointments only. Call ahead for repair shop hours.
  • Deadwood Mickelson Trail Marathon: 2020 Marathon Canceled
  • E.T. Sports, Bell Fourche: Open
  • Elkhorn Ridge Golf Course: Open, 10 people in shop at a time. Please don’t pull flags. Extensive cart sanitation.
  • Explore Fitness & Adventure: Open – Online classes, in-person one-on-one sessions, “adventure” tours group sizes will be limited with no carpooling
  • George S. Mickelson Trail: Open
  • Handley Recreation Center, Lead: TBD
  • Mystic Trails Rentals: Open
  • Neno Guest Ranch – D&K ATV Rides: Open
  • Nemo Guest Ranch – T&M Trailrides: Open Appointment Only, walk-ups TBD
  • Northern Hills Recreation Association: N/A – All trails open
  • Recreational Springs: Open
  • Spearfish Canyon Lodge: Open
  • Terry Peak Chalets: Open
  • Terry Peak Ski Area: Closed for the season
  • Tomahawk Country Club: Open
  • Trailshead Lodge: Open

Professional Services & Auto Services

  • Badlands Security – If you would like security checks done on your property please give us a call. We can do hourly, overnights, whatever you need. 605-210-1780
  • Black Hills Tint: Open
  • Big D stores are open 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. in Deadwood and Central City.
  • Deadwood Custom Cycles now open. Parts can also be ordered and shipped by calling (605) 717-2492.
  • Jerry Greer’s Engineering: TBD
  • MS Mail is open for business. Call 578-1429 or email mail@rushmore.com.
  • The Real Estate Center of Lead-Deadwood staff is working but the lobby is temporarily closed.  The Real Estate Center of Lead-Deadwood is committed to the health and well-being of our staff and clients. Please feel free to call (605) 578-3030 for appointments.
  • South Side Service: Open
  • Sturdevants Auto Parts: Open
  • Sunshine Towing – Office closed to walk-in customers, please use outside window service for picking up vehicles. Emergency services and general towing will continue but extra precautions and time are allowed for employees to do their jobs safely.
  • Triple K Tire and Repair: Open


  • White Drug Pharmacy is open.
  • Deadwood Dental – South Dakota State Board of Dentistry is allowing our office to return to normal business. We are spending extra time preparing the office for the new CDC’s and South Dakota State Board of Dentistry’s infection control standards. Deadwood Dental is implementing extra precautions to keep the public and our staff safe.
  • Deadwood Eyecare open for regular visits. Their hours are 8am-5pm Monday-Thursday, 8am-3pm Friday. Appointments needed for exams. No appointment needed for eyewear adjustments or to pick up your order.
  • Delzer Chiropractic of Lead is open with regular business hours. If you would like to set up an appointment or have any questions please call (605) 571-1700.
  • Good Shepherd Clinic (in Spearfish) will remain closed through July 1. Patients in need of medical care are to call Monument Health Spearfish Clinic (1420 N. 10th Street) at 605-717-8595 and identify themselves as Good Shepherd Clinic patients. Your needs will be assessed over the phone and further instructions will be given. The Good Shepherd Clinic board of directors is discussing how to adapt the clinic to safely serve its patients, volunteers and clinic site in the future.
  • Monument Health Facilities – Effective: May 2, 2020, 7 a.m. – Hospitalized patients are allowed one visitor at a time in the hospital facility between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Visitors must enter via the main entrance of the hospital and they will be screened for COVID-19 symptoms when entering the facility. Visitors with signs or symptoms of acute respiratory illness consistent with COVID-19 should not enter any Monument Health facility. See the CDC website for the most recent list of symptoms. No visitors are allowed for COVID-19 suspected or confirmed positive patients or for patients with other infectious diseases. Visitors are strongly discouraged from visiting patients who are at high risk for severe illness from COVID-19, including patients who are older adults or have an underlying medical condition. All visitors must wear masks while within the facility, and visitors are responsible for providing their own masks.A “no visitor” policy remains in effect for hospital-based services, clinics and other facilities.As the community COVID-19 situation changes, the policy will be revised on our website:  http://www.monument.health/visitors. We encourage visitors to check this webpage before visiting each day to see the latest policy.

Government/City/Non-profit Organizations

  • The Deadwood Chamber and Visitors Bureau’s office can be reached by calling (605) 578-1876, through staff email or by messaging the Historic Deadwood or Deadwood Chamber of Commerce Facebook pages. Please make an appointment for in-person meetings.
  • Mt Moriah – Open
  • Library – Offering curb-side services as of May 18. Please call the library at 578-2821 for more details on the process of obtaining library materials. 
  • City Public Restrooms – Open
  • Welcome Center – Open to public with limited access as of May 22
  • History and Information Center – Open to public with limited access as of May 22
  • City Hall – Open
  • Recreation Center – Anticipated open date of June 15th (with restrictions)
  • Deadwood History’s museums and HARCC will open on June 1. Masks will be required.
  • Deadwood Trolley Service is suspended until further notice.
  • Deadwood’s Para-Transit will be operating for medical appointments, emergency errands, etc. by calling (605) 578-2622.
  • Northern Hills Alliance for Children’s First Step Childcare is currently working to comply with CDC guidelines, and preparing our facility to reopen. Official date TBD.
  • Prior to May 26, the City of Deadwood is limiting public access to City Hall and staff offices. City staff will not receive walk-ins. Please schedule a telephonic appointment with the applicable staff by calling the appropriate offices:
    • Planning, Zoning, Historic Preservation, Building Inspector, Public Buildings: (605) 578-2082
    • Finance Office: (605) 578-2600
    • Police Department: (605) 578-2623
    • Public Works: (605) 578-3082
      • Please place payments with account information in the black drop box by City Hall main doors.


  • WILD BILL DAYS 2020 CANCELLEDDue to COVID-19 and the potential of attracting thousands of visitors to town while not being able to maintain proper social distancing protocols, Wild Bill Days scheduled for June 19-20 in Deadwood has been cancelled for 2020. The City of Deadwood in May will be relaxing its ordinance and will allow businesses to open, however proper protocols will call for social distancing and large gatherings are not advisable at this time. The Deadwood Chamber of Commerce, organizers of Wild Bill Days, are hopeful to be able to carryover the existing line-up of entertainment to June 18-19, 2021.
  • Deadwood’s Hops ‘n Hogs scheduled for May 8-9 has been rescheduled for September 25-26, 2020. Tickets already purchased will be valid for the new date. If you would rather receive a refund please contact Jeanna Dewey at 605-717-7002.
  • Deadwood All In Freestyle Motocross has been rescheduled for Sept. 5.
  • The 2020 Deadwood PBR originally scheduled for June 12 & 13 has been canceled.
  • Mickelson Trail Marathon events scheduled for June 6-7 have been canceled for 2020.
  • All Trolley on the Trail dates are canceled for Summer 2020.
  • The Naja Shrine Circus originally scheduled for June 27, 2020 in Deadwood has been canceled.
  • Forks, Corks & Kegs, Food & Wine Festival scheduled for April 3 & 4 has been rescheduled for Friday and Saturday, November 6 & 7, 2020. Previously purchased event tickets will be honored for the rescheduled date. If you don’t already have tickets, please check Ticketmaster.com or DeadwoodWineFest.com early next week. It will take a few days for the new dates to come online.
    • Forks, Corks & Kegs Refunds:
      • Tickets purchased at The Spotlight Box Office at Deadwood Mountain Grand: refunds will begin Tuesday, April 21st. Please call (605) 559-1188 for details of your refund on, or after that date.
      • Tickets purchased at Ticketmaster.com: refunds will be honored, but the company is asking patrons requesting refunds to please be patient. Due to the influx of rescheduled events across the country and overwhelming contact center volume, they have currently paused refunds for any rescheduled events at venues throughout the country while they work through date options. Once refunds begin processing ticket holders should expect to receive them within 30 days.
  • Deadwood Mt. Grand postponed/rescheduled shows:
    • Larry the Cable Guy scheduled for April 17 is postponed. Rescheduled date is Friday, September 4.
    • Theory of a Deadman scheduled for Friday, May 15 is postponed. Rescheduled date is still to be determined.
      • Deadwood Mt. Grand Refunds:
        • Tickets purchased for any of the rescheduled shows will be good for the new dates. If you want to purchase tickets to rescheduled shows, please check back to Ticketmaster often if not immediately available, as there is a large backlog of rescheduled shows throughout the world.
        • Tickets purchased at The Spotlight Box Office at Deadwood Mountain Grand: refunds will begin Tuesday, April 21. Please call (605) 559-1188 for details of your refund on, or after that date.
        • Tickets purchased at Ticketmaster.com: refunds will be honored, but the company is asking patrons requesting refunds to please be patient. See notes below.
                Please see the current (Ticketmaster) refund policies: Ticketmaster’s official website stated the following for dates to be rescheduled. “Due to the influx of rescheduled events and overwhelming contact center volume, we have currently paused refunds for any rescheduled events at venues throughout the country.”
                The website added “Consistent with yesterday’s announcement from the ‘Live Entertainment Industry Taskforce’ about this unprecedented situation and the volume of affected events, major promoters such as LNE and AEG, have asked us to give them some time to work through rescheduling options before refunds are universally offered”. For canceled events Ticketmaster states “For any canceled events: Due to the unprecedented volume of cancellations, please note that you (fans) should expect to receive your refund in as soon as 30 days.”
    • Foreigner at Deadwood Mountain Grand was originally scheduled for Saturday, March 21st. The new, confirmed date rescheduled date is Sunday, November 22nd.

COVID-19 Assistance

Feeding Deadwood Program

Feeding South Dakota will provide boxes of non-perishable food (one box per vehicle/family) available for pick-up only at the Deadwood Welcome Center from noon to 1 p.m. (Mondays and Fridays, while supplies last) on a first-come, first-serve basis.  These boxes will be supplemented with fresh grocery items purchased by the Feeding Deadwood Program with monetary donations from residents and businesses.

Additional resources for free food are:

  • Lead-Deadwood School District – sack lunches for anyone aged 0-18 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the High School
  • Meals on Wheels – call Erin at (605) 717-6035 to see if you are eligible for this program (for those who are housebound or have a disability)
  • Lord’s Cupboard – hours are Mondays from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and Thursdays from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Lead Visitor Center – Fridays at 9am

COVID-19 Helpful Links:

Deadwood Events are the Best Parties Around

We didn’t make history being well behaved. Deadwood events are wild. That’s why the travel website Thrillist named Deadwood one of the best party towns in America. Rodeos, food and wine festivals, songwriters festivals, professional snowmobile racing, pub crawls, and big name concerts—there’s always something happening in Deadwood. Visit our Deadwood Flickr page to see past event photos.

2020 Events may have changed due to COVID-19. Please refer to the list below or the cancelation/rescheduled event info above. Thank you for understanding.

Deadwood Citywide Events 2021
** Dates subject to change**

Promote Your Local Deadwood Event

Planning an event in Deadwood? Submit the details to the Deadwood Chamber and let us help you promote it. Click here to fill out the form. Please note that the Deadwood Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau reserves the right to choose which events are posted on our website. 

Submit Your Event

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May 7, 2020 - June 20, 2020

June 9, 2020 - June 9, 2020 | High Plains Western Heritage Center 825 Heritage Drive | Spearfish

June 9, 2020 - June 9, 2020 | Zoom | Spearfish

June 10, 2020 - June 11, 2020 | Zoom | Spearfish


June 12, 2020 - June 13, 2020 | Days of ’76 Rodeo Grounds | Deadwood, SD

June 20, 2020 - June 20, 2020 | Deadwood Mountain Grand Event Center | Deadwood

June 26, 2020 - June 26, 2020 | Deadwood Mountain Grand | Deadwood

July 10, 2020 - July 10, 2020 | Deadwood Mountain Grand | Deadwood

July 12, 2020 - July 17, 2020 | Deadwood Event Complex @ 15 '76th Drive | Deadwood

July 12, 2020 - July 12, 2020 | Deadwood Mountain Grand | Deadwood

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