Since opening our doors in 1977, we have played host to many of the country’s leading performing acts and entertainment events.
Major concerts, touring Broadway shows, and sporting events appear regularly at the Civic Center along with hometown entertainment. Winner of the prestigious Prime Site Award numerous times, the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center is dedicated to serving the needs of all customers, large and small.
The mission of the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center is to provide and maintain a user-friendly facility for entertainment, concerts, plays, conventions, sporting events, and civic gatherings to enrich the lives of the people in the Black Hills Area. While doing so, we will attempt to provide extraordinary customer service and safety standards which will provide a memorable experience for all Rushmore Plaza Civic Center guests.
Located in the heart of Rapid City, the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center is the Black Hills premier sports & entertainment facility. We host hundreds of events each year including Rapid City Rush Hockey, Sporting Events, Concerts, Black Hills Stock Show and Rodeo®, Rodeo Rapid City, family shows, special events and exhibition & trade shows.More Info