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April Events and Easter Celebrations in the Black Hills

November 09, 2020

Take part in the many Black Hills events in April during your stay, including a variety of Easter celebrations for all ages

Whether you choose to spend your day hunting for eggs full of candy and meeting the Easter bunny, or searching for “Easter kegs” and enjoying a hearty meal, you are sure to find the perfect way to join in on the Easter festivities during your stay at the Quality Inn and Suites Rapid City. We have the scoop on some of the best, unique Black Hills celebrations taking place during April, many of which are only minutes from the comforts of your room. Read on to learn more!

Shaviq Boutique and Art Gallery’s Watercolor Easter Egg Workshop
Let your creativity shine this Easter by joining in on an instructor-led class covering how to watercolor eggs at Shaviq Boutique and Art Gallery, located at 626 St. Joseph Street in Rapid City. This event takes place on Friday, April 19th, allowing you to learn all the techniques before you dye your own dazzling eggs for the big hunt. All ages are welcome! Learn more and reserve your tickets here.

14th Annual X-Rock/Miller Lite Easter Keg Hunt
If you’re trying to find a great Easter celebration for just adults, The Annual X-Rock/ Miller Lite Easter Keg Hunt is it! On the evening of Friday, April 19th at 6 p.m., join the “Search Party”, where teams roam Rapid City for specially marked Easter Kegs that can be redeemed for prizes. The party starts and ends at the J-Bar located in the Flying J just minutes from the Quality Inn and Suites. Space is limited, so register online today.

Every year in the heart of Rapid City, an Easter celebration like no other takes place - Main Street Square’s Eggstravaganza! If the name doesn’t sell you on how much fun it will be, then behold all of the activities that can be enjoyed during a visit to this bash: inflatables for the kiddos to jump on, an Easter Express Train, face painting, and, of course, the largest Easter egg hunt in town! Grab your Easter basket and head on down to Main Street Square on April 20th from 11am – 3pm, which is just a six minute drive from the Quality Inn and Suites, and take part in this egg-cellent FREE event. For more information, click here.

Easter Brunch at the Latchstring Restaurant
There are many places throughout Rapid City offering a scrumptious menu for this special holiday, but for an experience unlike any other, head to the Latchstring Restaurant in Spearfish Canyon. At a little over an hour, the drive can be a little long, but you’ll be cruising through some of the most jaw-dropping sights that western South Dakota has to offer. Savor the scenery before you delight in the Latchstring’s delicious menu, all prepared fresh by their talented chefs. Check out their Facebook event for more information.

So, whether you choose to spend this holiday collecting Easter eggs or kegs, you can round out the day by indulging in some of the goodies you gathered during the hunt while watching a movie in your cozy room here at Quality Inn and Suites. We hope you all have a very Happy Easter!

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