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Sunday, October 07, 2012
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
RAPID CITY | Feeding South Dakota will host a free family-friendly "Movie Under the Stars" event at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at Main Street Square to create awareness around the issue of hunger in Rapid City and across South Dakota. Food collection bins will be available if individuals …
Friday, September 14, 2012
A new face will be organizing the crafting of the 21 granite sculptures at Main Street Square. Destination Rapid City has brought aboard Anna Huntington as community arts coordinator for the sculpture project.
Thursday, September 13, 2012
The second celebration of Autumn Nights at Main Street Square drew more than 1,000 people downtown to take in crafts, food and live music. The Randy McAllister band performed while children let loose inside two bounce houses and a kid-sized train took passengers around the square.
Some sign code concerns were alleviated when City Attorney Joel Landeen clarified Wednesday that civic organizations and others would not be able to put up banners throughout downtown without approval.
Saturday, September 08, 2012
More than 100 people gathered Saturday with their bicycles at Main Street Square for the city's first Tour de Rapide Bike Pub Crawl, a mix of bike ride, scavenger hunt and a a chance to sip refreshments.
Rapid City was entertained this weekend by a duo of dueling pianists. Caz Bzdek and Ashley Owen, appearing as the Dueling Pianos Road Show, entertained on adjoining patios Friday evening at Thirsty’s and Murphy's Pub & Grill downtown. On Saturday evening, they played at Main Street Squar…
Thursday, August 30, 2012
Monday, August 27, 2012
THE GOOD: Main Street Square introduced the five artists who are finalists for the project to sculpt the granite blocks and spires at the square on Aug. 22. The finalists are: Dale Lamphere of Sturgis; Andy Dufford, Denver; Mikyoung Kim, Boston; Masayuki Nagese, Berkeley, Calif.; and Yoshika…
Sunday, August 26, 2012
M.J. Adams, head chef at the Corn Exchange Bistro, raced to slice peaches and peppers as the clock ticked down at a celebrity cook-out in Main Street Square on Saturday.
Thursday, August 23, 2012
The five finalists being considered to sculpt the granite blocks at Main Street Square are touring the Hills this week, refining their ideas and absorbing this distinct place.
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
The public is invited to an artist reception from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 22, at Main Street Square to meet the five finalists vying for the chance to create the Main Street Square sculptures.
Sunday, August 19, 2012
Friday, August 17, 2012
Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Wednesday, August 08, 2012
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Monday, July 23, 2012
City hall giveth and city hall taketh away. When voters were asked to vote on new sign restrictions, they probably had no idea that one of the results would be that it cost Main Street Square $12,000.
Friday, July 20, 2012
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Thursday, July 05, 2012
Wednesday, July 04, 2012
The extreme fire danger in the Black Hills may be extinguishing most of the fireworks displays this year, but it is not burning up all of the red, white and blue fun.
Friday, June 15, 2012
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
The downtown Rapid City Business Improvement District board on Tuesday discussed ways to raise revenue at Main Street Square after square officials presented revised budget projections that rely on significant private donations to fill a gap.