Every vacation season, there are dozens of events at our Mount Rushmore Resort at Palmer Gulch and around the Black Hills that inspire, excite and engage travelers to the area. As you consider your South Dakota getaway, check out our list of events and note in your travel calendar the dates that catch your eye.
Black Hills Polkapalooza
September 8 - September 10
Hosted by the Mount Rushmore Resort at Palmer Gulch, home to Mount Rushmore KOA and Mount Rushmore Lodge, Polkapalooza is a summertime favorite for travelers and locals alike. At only $5 per person per night for admission, Polkapalooza is a bargain. On Friday night, sample some authentic German food and drink. Then show off your dancing moves. Then come back for Day 2 of this Friday-Saturday celebration, Sept. 8-9, 2017.