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Downtown Rapid City, Rapid City

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Downtown Rapid City features over 70 shops, 33 restaurants, 15 art galleries, several theatres, abundant street art, and year-round events. Starting at the downtown's main street square, begin looking for bronze sculptures that depict community and art. Part of the downtown culture includes graffiti-filled back allies, street performers and antique stores. You can go shopping for jewelry, books, vinyl records, clothing, accessories, and more. Don't miss the handcrafted ice cream with over 1,000 flavor combinations at the creamery, or have homemade fudge, caramel apples, and everything made of chocolate from the chocolate factory. Specialized venues include a brewery, wine cellars, ale house, and hookah lounge. For Downtown Rapid City and beyond, use our Rapid City online sightseeing planner to get the most from your Rapid City vacation.
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  • It was cold and very windy while we were in Rapid City but it was fun driving around the center of town and spotting all the statues of Presidents! 
    It was cold and very windy while we were in Rapid City but it was fun driving around the center of town and spotting all the statues of Presidents!  more »
  • This is a quaint and friendly downtown. We explored for a day and enjoyed strolling through the shops. Not a large area but worth a visit. Most shops were friendly and we had some nice conversations.....  more
    This is a quaint and friendly downtown. We explored for a day and enjoyed strolling through the shops. Not a large area but worth a visit. Most shops were friendly and we had some nice conversations.....  more »

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