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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 travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Rapid City holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Downtown Rapid City and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Downtown Rapid City is amazing. I spent almost every summer here as a child and have returned every few years since that time. Like most small cities, downtown Rapid went through a transition where is...  more »
  • Had the City map of Rapid and took a good with the Presidents. I also notice they made graffiti/street art on some of the electrical boards!! amazing  more »
  • Unique shops, restaurants and bars with bronze statues of the Presidents and famous people on each corner. Rapid City downtown has kept its beautiful architecture and local shops. The original movie t...  more »