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Located in the heart of Downtown Rapid City, Main Street Square is a fun-filled public space that features special events, arts and culture, live concerts, seasonal ice skating and interactive fountains. Surrounded by the City of Presidents, boutiques, eateries and galleries, Main Street Square is a destination the whole family can enjoy. It's [FUN]²!


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Thursdays on the Square

Nights, May 31 to Aug. 30, 2018 | 6 to 9 p.m.

Thursday nights at Main Street Square return with a new twist in 2018. Thursdays on the Square is a weekly, summer entertainment series featuring a robust lineup, family-friendly activities, and a vibrant crowd. Meet in the heart of the city on the lawn at Main Street Square to enjoy Downtown Rapid City’s premier outdoor entertainment series. Play in the Kidz Zone, grab a bite to eat from one of our delicious food vendors and cool off with an assortment of refreshments in the Bud Light Beverage Garden. For weekly event details, visit

Main Street Square | 526 Main St. | Rapid City, SD 57701
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Kids' Carnival

day, June 2, 2018 | 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Join the fun at Main Street Square! Families can enjoy an afternoon filled with kid-friendly games, crafts, entertainers, train rides and educational booths. Kids' Carnival is held in conjunction with Regional Health and Kohl’s Cares "Don't Thump Your Melon" Program, which provides helmets to those in need, proper fitting of helmets, and bicycle safety education. Splash through the interactive fountain for a quick cool-down. Kids' Carnival is sponsored by Black Hills Parent. For more information, visit

Main Stret Square | 526 Main St. | Rapid City, SD 57701
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Free Parking Downtown

, June 2, 2018 | All day

Enjoy free parking all day in all Downtown public spaces on the street with an hourly time limit or meter, including the metered spaces in the parking ramp near Main Street Square on Saturday, June 2. The permit does not include free parking in any leased parking spaces downtown. For more information on parking in Downtown Rapid City, visit

Downtown Rapid City | Rapid City, SD 57701
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Movies Under the Stars ft. Paddington 2

June 4 to Aug. 20, 2018 | 7 to 10 p.m., movie begins at dusk

Visit Main Street Square for a free movie on the big screen in a family-friendly environment, hosted by the 2010 Leadership Rapid City Class. Movies will be shown every Monday evening at dusk, approximately 8:30 p.m., from June 4 to Aug. 20.

The June 4 movie is “Paddington 2,” rated PG.

For more information, visit

Main Street Square | 526 Main St. | Rapid City, SD 57701
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3rd Annual 605 Day

June 5 | 4 to 6 p.m.

605 Magazine is partnering with South Dakota Tourism to celebrate South Dakota with the 3rd annual 605 Day. Come celebrate for your chance to grab a free Lost Cabin Brewing Company beer (must be of legal drinking age), a mini South Dakota flag, and SD tourism stickers (while supplies last). 

For more information please visit,

Main Street Square | 526 Main St. | Rapid City, SD 57701


Main Street Square features more than 200 events each year. Check out the events calendar for upcoming events. Click here.


Main Street Square offers a variety of unique spaces for your next function, from weddings, seminars, family reunions and birthdays to full-fledged festivals, celebrations and event kick-offs. Inquire about booking the Square today!