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June 17 - July 16, 2019

Monday, June 17

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Tuesday, June 18

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Wednesday, June 19

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Thursday, June 20

Talking Circle Speaker Series

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Native artists, performers, and culture bearers share their knowledge and skill with visitors to the Memorial by offering a presentation about current...

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Friday, June 21

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Saturday, June 22

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Sunday, June 23

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Monday, June 24

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Tuesday, June 25

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Wednesday, June 26

Ruth's Night Blast

The first night blast of the year is June 26th. It celebrates the birthday of the late Mrs. Korczak (Ruth) Ziolkowski (1926 - 2014), wife of the late Crazy...

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Thursday, June 27

Talking Circle Speaker Series

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Native artists, performers, and culture bearers share their knowledge and skill with visitors to the Memorial by offering a presentation about current...

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Friday, June 28

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Saturday, June 29

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Sunday, June 30

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Monday, July 1

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Tuesday, July 2

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Wednesday, July 3

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Thursday, July 4

Talking Circle Speaker Series

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Native artists, performers, and culture bearers share their knowledge and skill with visitors to the Memorial by offering a presentation about current...

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Friday, July 5

Firkin Friday

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Simple: Real Ale. Hand drawn through a beer engine, real ale is served at cellar temperature with a lower carbonation. This pays respect to Cellarmen of old,...

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Saturday, July 6

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Sunday, July 7

Rushmore Music Festival

"Sonata in Time” The first program will highlight an eclectic selection of duo repertoire that represents the progression of the “Sonata” form from the...

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Monday, July 8

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Tuesday, July 9

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Wednesday, July 10

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Thursday, July 11

Talking Circle Speaker Series

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Native artists, performers, and culture bearers share their knowledge and skill with visitors to the Memorial by offering a presentation about current...

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Friday, July 12

Chamber Music Festival of the Black Hills

"The Pipes, the Pipes are Calling..." The program is inspired by folk songs, including Beethoven Irish songs, the American songster Stephen Foster, Smetana,...

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Saturday, July 13

Rushmore Music Festival

“Colors // Textures” The second program will represent the endless variety of textures and colors, all juxtaposed into one unforgettable evening! This...

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Sunday, July 14

Rushmore Music Festival

“Colors // Textures” The second program will represent the endless variety of textures and colors, all juxtaposed into one unforgettable evening! This...

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Monday, July 15

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

Tuesday, July 16

Mount Rushmore Evening Lighting Ceremony

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Watch one of America’s most treasured monuments light up after dark. Beginning the Friday before Memorial Day each year, visitors can see the illuminated...

June 17 - July 16, 2019