342 Mount Rushmore Road
Custer, SD 57730
Phone: (605) 673-4400
Fax: (605) 673-2314
Enjoy three days of South Dakota's finest artists and craftsmen at the annual Buffalo Roundup Arts Festival. Start you morning with a pancake feed, enjoy on-going western and Native American entertainment or purchase fine artwork or South Dakota-made products. It's a South Dakota experience you won't want to miss.
Held every year in June the Crazy Horse Stampede is supported by Crazy Horse Memorial to further their goal to cultural understanding. Come out and support while watching Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) events and Great Plains Indian Rodeo Association (GPIRA) events. Rodeo Admission is $12 for adults (ages 12 and up), $5 for children (ages 7-11) and free for ages 6 and under. For more information please visit Crazy Horse Memorial's website.
Honoring the Native American heritage the laser show is presented at night during the Memorial Day weekend through Native American Day in October every year. The light show turns the mountain into a 500 foot "screen" as the lights hit the mountain. Come watch this unique method of story telling with the whole family!
Held annually, the Native Americans Day celebration at Crazy Horse Memorial will have an educational program for everyone to enjoy, Native American singers, dancers, artists and storytellers. Children will get to participate in hands-on activities and everyone will get to witness a blast on the mountain carving. Everyone will also get to enjoy a free buffalo stew lunch!
Held annually during the first weekend in June, this hike is a 10k or 6.2 mile woodlands hike to the largest mountain carving in the world (Still in progress). With over 15,000 hikers a year this hike is the most popular in the US. This is the only time visitors are allowed to hike to the top of the carving. If you donate cash or three cans of food to the KOTA Care & Share Food Drive hikers get in for free. For more information please visit Crazy Horse Memorial's website.
Come enjoy an art show and contest with numerous categories and also watch the Native American Fashion Show and see some wearable art. Also enjoy indian songs and dances. Also go shop for custom made clothing, jewelry, and much more. This event are held annually in June. Please see Crazy Horse Memorial's website for more information.