Summer Concert Series begins soon at Main Street Square

Thursday, May 22, 2014

RAPID CITY, SD – The Summer Concert Series at Main Street Square will be bigger and better in 2014, with a wide variety of musical acts hitting the stage on Thursday nights from June 5 to Aug. 28. The event is held in conjunction with Summer Nights, bringing 26 unique bands to Downtown Rapid City throughout the summer months.

The Summer Concert Series at Main Street Square features the Rapid City Rush Foundation KidZone with inflatables, magic shows, games and more. New this year, Main Street Square will have teen activities including a video game trailer, and Outdoor Campus – West’s rock climbing wall.

“We continue to grow our events, expanding the Summer Concert Series with national touring acts and increasing family activities,” said Main Street Square Executive Director Megan Whitman. “We’ve received requests from the community, so we’ve included a teen zone featuring video games, a climbing wall and more.”

The Summer Concert Series at Main Street Square is sponsored by Family Thrift Center and Prairie Market. Entertainment sponsors are Liberty Superstores, Black Hills Federal Credit Union, Northwestern Mutual, Black Hills Power, University Center – Rapid City, Assurant, Iron Horse Excavating, First Interstate Bank, Presidential Pawn, RESPEC, US Bank and Epic Outdoor Advertising.

Featured entertainment
June 5: NashVegas All Stars, country and variety cover
June 12: Abbey Road, Beatles tribute
June 19: Glenn Miller Orchestra, jazz and big band
June 26: Kahuna Beach Party, Beach Boys tribute, and 60s, 70s, 80s cover
July 3: Crash Wagon, country cover
July 10: Hotel California, Eagles tribute
July 17: SuperFunk Fantasy, 70s, 80s, variety dance band
July 24: Dustin Evans & the Goodtimes Band, country original and cover
July 31: Main Avenue Warehouse, funk and soul horn band
Aug. 7: Confederate Railroad, Rally Special Edition country rock band
Aug. 14: The 55s, outlaw country cover
Aug. 21: ZZ3, ZZ Top tribute
Aug. 28: PowerPlay, rock cover

A Summer Concert Series Kick-off featuring Kory and the Fireflies with special guest Groovedaddy will be on Thursday, May 29, sponsored by Family Thrift Center and Prairie Market with entertainment sponsors Black Hills Federal Credit Union and Paddy O’Neill’s. Autumn Nights continues the [FUN]² on Thursday nights in September with Judd Hoos on Sept. 4, Abbey Road on Sept. 11, Randy McAllister on Sept. 18 and Dogs Without Sweaters on Sept. 25, sponsored by Family Thrift Center and Prairie Market with entertainment sponsors Firehouse Brewing Company, BankWest, S&T Security, Dakotah Steakhouse and Corner Pantry.

For more information on this event and others, click on the Concerts & Festivals drop down menu, selecting Summer Concert Series, call Main Street Square at 605-716-7979 or e-mail

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