DEADWOOD – Western artist Mick Harrison has donated an original gouache painting to Deadwood History. The painting will be raffled at the 91st annual Days of '76 Rodeo on Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 6:45 p.m. Tickets are $5 per ticket or $25 for six tickets and are on sale at the Days of '76 Museum, Adams Museum, Historic Adams House, and Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center. For more information or to purchase tickets, please call 605-722-4800.
DEADWOOD – Deadwood History, Inc. in partnership with the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission will host a series of camps for area youth. Exploration Camp kicks off the summer camp series for children in grades K-2 for the 2013 – 2014 school year on June 3-7, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Students will learn about pioneers, geology, and more. The cost is $45 per student for the week; $35 for museum members.
DEADWOOD – Calamity's Shindig will be held on Friday, March 22, 2013 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC), 150 Sherman Street, Deadwood. Calamity's Shindig will include musical entertainment, hors d' oeuvres, a wine tasting, as well as silent and live auctions. Tickets are $35.00 per person and may be purchased by calling Black Hills Central Reservations at (800) 344-8826 or 578-7702.
DEADWOOD – Deadwood History and the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission will host a lecture on the topic of stained glass windows by South Dakota Humanities Council Speaker's Bureau Scholar, Dr. Barbara Johnson at 12:00 noon on Thursday, March 14, 2013. Johnson's program will be held at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC), 150 Sherman Street, Deadwood. The event is wheelchair accessible. Please feel free to bring your lunch.
DEADWOOD – Deadwood History will present a classical guitar concert featuring William Feasley on Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at the Adams Museum, 150 Sherman St., Deadwood. Feasley is recognized as one of today's top classical guitarists. The event is open to the public, wheelchair accessible, $5 for members and $10 for non-members. Seating is limited; please call 605-578-1714 for reservations.
DEADWOOD – The Lead-Deadwood High School will host an evening of speech and debate at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC) on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. Night of the Arts is open to the public, admission is by donation, and the building is wheelchair accessible. Doors open at 5:45 p.m. The HARCC is located at 150 Sherman Street, Deadwood.
Registration now open for the ride connecting two staples of American history
DEADWOOD, SD – An historic trail ride connecting two Dakota towns rich in history and lore will conclude the last half of the trip this summer. The northern route will begin in Buffalo, SD on August 31, 2013 and end in Medora, ND on September 7, 2013.
DEADWOOD – Deadwood History and the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission will host a lecture by Dr. Alvis Lisenbee, Professor Emeritus from the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, at 12:00 noon on Thursday, January 24, 2013.
DEADWOOD – Deadwood History, Inc. is proud to announce the winners of the 2013 Bernie Williams Award for History.