Rapid City Chamber of Commerce

Shopping & Dining


With the Rushmore Mall and the new Rushmore Crossing offering 145 stores, and unique shops in downtown Rapid City, shoppers have access to a wide variety of retail experiences. In addition, Rapid City is home to outlets for Native American arts and crafts and Black Hills Gold jewelry. If you want it, you can find it in Rapid City.

Downtown Rapid City

Downtown Rapid City is truly a sight to see. Nowhere is the collision of the historic and the modern as enjoyable as in downtown Rapid City. As you stroll along, you will find presidential bronze statues – part of the City of Presidents project, that features sculptures of all past presidents greeting you at each corner. You’ll see Native American art and the latest fashions and accessories on display in storefront windows. Downtown offers an array of stores where you will surely find what you are looking for. Salons, clothing stores, South Dakota-made products and quaint restaurants can all be found in historic downtown Rapid City.


Rapid City’s selection of restaurants should satisfy anyone’s taste. The aroma of both regional and international cuisine floats through Rapid City where culinary delights range from upscale bistro dishes to cheaper eats and local brews. There is something to satisfy any palate.