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.
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Mount Rushmore Resort at Palmer Gulch is home to Mount Rushmore Lodge and Mount Rushmore KOA. And now it’s home to the Mount Rushmore Rodeo. This is the first rodeo series presented by the resort, and officials expect that visitors to the area and locals looking for entertainment in the great outdoors will enjoy the action.Find out more »
Come stay at Mount Rushmore Resort at Palmer Gulch while you enjoy the Mount Rushmore National Memorial for free while celebrating the National Park Service Centennial!Find out more »
Don't miss this awesome event as spectacular ceremonial blasts light up the mountain with incredible fireballs and specially designed pyrotechnical features. Mount Rushmore Resort at Palmer Gulch is the perfect home base to experience this event!Find out more »
Stay at Mount Rushmore Resort at Palmer Gulch while you participate in this great event!Find out more »
POLKAPALOOZA is back for 2021! Join us for this exciting event, 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. Each night from 4:00-10:00 P.M. you can sample some authentic German food and drink, listen to two great Polka bands, and show off your dancing moves.Find out more »