We’re thrilled to be able to bring you five amazing events sponsored by the authors of Wild Deadwood Reads!
First, you must be a registered reader or registered author to sign up for any of these sponsored events. If you are not yet registered, please go to the REGISTRATION page of our website and use the EventBrite button to register. (Reader Registration is only $5 plus a small EventBrite fee.
Once you’re registered, you’re ready to sign up for the extra events. Please note, the number of tickets for these events is limited, so please get your tickets reserved as soon as possible.
Thursday Evening Ride to Sturgis on the Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway, 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Whether you’re riding on a motorcycle or in a car, you’ll enjoy the scenic roads along this evening ride. We head west out of Deadwood to HWY 14A North (Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway) and stop for dinner near Spearfish (to be determined depending on the number of people), then time permitting, we’ll head back to Main Street Sturgis (HWY 90) and see what’s going on downtown, stop for a refreshment and chat. Around 9:00 we’ll leave Sturgis and arrive in Deadwood around 9:30 p.m. A 4-5 hour ride with many things to see and do along the way.
If you’re interested, please add your name to this Google Form list: https://goo.gl/forms/fg7vXjD7rznPB0T33.
Any questions, please contact PJ Fiala at firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday 1880s Train Ride through the Black Hills, 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM
We will be picked up at the hotel in a 50-passenger VIP motorcoach bus which will take us to and from the train. Authors are sponsoring the cost of the motorcoach bus, and there is no charge to you for the bus ride. However, you MUST go to the train website and buy your own ONE-WAY train ticket at $24 plus tax. The bus picks us up at the hotel, drops us off at the train in Hill City, the train takes us to Keystone, and the bus picks us up in Keystone and returns us to the hotel in Deadwood.
UPDATE: We’re sorry, but we have already filled every seat on the motorcoach transportation to and from the train. But you can still ride the train with us! You’ll need to drive yourself (or find a ride) to and from Hill City!
If you want to drive yourself or find a ride to Hill City and back, please purchase your train tickets and be sure to buy a round-trip train ticket (see below). The train holds 300 people, so you should be able to get tickets.
BUY ROUND-TRIP TRAIN TICKET: please note that you are required to purchase your own train ticket. Below you’ll see a photo of how to order, and you can follow the ordering details here:
***If you wish to drive yourself to and from the train, please purchase a ROUND-TRIP ticket.
Go to: http://www.1880train.com/index.html
#1: Choose Date:
* Choose Trip Date… June 9, 2017 (it will show up as 06/09/2017)
* Departure From/Time… Hill City at 01:15 PM
* Return From/Time… Keystone at ____ You can choose to return at 2:30 PM or 5 PM)
* Click the ROUND TRIP button
#2: Choose Tickets
* select how many tickets you want
Buy Tickets (it’ll take you to the next page where you’ll enter your credit card info)
Saturday Bus Trip to Mount Rushmore, 2:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Patricia A. Campbell
Ticket Price: $10
We will be picked up at the hotel in a luxurious 50-passenger motorcoach bus that will take us to and from Mount Rushmore. Authors have sponsored this event by paying half the cost of your motorcoach bus transportation to and from Mount Rushmore. Please click the Extra Event Ticket Purchase link below to be taken to PayPal at Randi Alexander’s website where you can order your Mount Rushmore ticket and/or your Saturday Ghost Tour ticket. Thank you! (Entry into Mount Rushmore is free.)
Saturday Ghost Tour and Happy Hours at the Bullock Hotel, 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
(The first tour is at 5:00, second at 6:30. If you are on the Mount Rushmore trip, you will be back in time for the second tour at 6:30)
Ticket Price: $10
Authors have sponsored this event by paying for a wonderfully delicious variety of Happy Hours appetizers. Please click the Extra Event Ticket Purchase link below to be taken to PayPal at Randi Alexander’s website where you can order your Mount Rushmore ticket and/or your Saturday Ghost Tour ticket. Thank you!
Ready to purchase your tickets? Click below to head to Randi Alexander’s website where you’ll be able to get your tickets to the hottest events in Deadwood!
Saturday Saloon Crawl along Main Street 8:00 PM to ???
Linda Rae Sande
Join us for an evening of saloon crawling along Main Street in Deadwood, Saturday, June 10th. Food will be provided at every stop–you just have to pay for your drinks. Stops include Paddy’s Irish Pub, Saloon #10, and Deadwood’s oldest, Buffalo Bodega Saloon. Sign up here: https://goo.gl/forms/O0szSe7eqH18r4cy2 then meet at Maverick’s in the Gold Dust at 8:00 pm to start this epic adventure!
Friday PBR Rodeo at the Days of ’76 Rodeo Grounds, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
***Sponsored Tickets**** We’re sorry, we have sold out of the $10 sponsored price Rodeo tickets. BUT YOU CAN STILL ATTEND THE RODEO WITH THE GROUP! Just head to Black Hills Vacations and purchase General Admission tickets, then add your name to this Google Doc so we know you’re coming and save space for you in the WDR section!
EVENT #7 (Lucky Number!)
Sunday Morning Mystery Party, 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Join Cheryl and special guest Cowboy Kennedy in the Breakfast Room at the Holiday Inn Express 22 Lee Street
From 7:00 am – 10:00 am you’ll get to say “Howdy” to Kennedy and play to win a prize, all the while enjoying your complimentary hotel breakfast – what a fun way to round out a fabulous weekend!