Plan Your Event

Welcome to the entertainment hub of the Black Hills, serving as the premier full-service convention, exhibition and performance complex.

We offer over 250,000 square feet of multi-purpose space comprised of two spacious multi-purpose arenas (one with a permanent ice floor), fine arts theatre, and two large convention/exhibit halls, all under one roof. These are supported by complete kitchen facilities and numerous other meetings rooms, as well as over 4,000 parking spaces adjacent to the complex, making the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center the ideal place for business or social gatherings.

Planning an event? Click on the event type below that matches your needs for more information.

Weddings & Banquets

The Rushmore Plaza Civic Center can be utilized for distinctive receptions and gatherings for groups ranging in size from just a few to up to 1,500. A connecting kitchen provides complete food service facilities through Peak Hospitality, the Civic Center’s internal catering department. This combination provides you with a blank slate that can be customized to match your personal style. 

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Conventions & Meetings

The Rushmore Plaza Civic Center is designed as a full-service, multi-purpose exhibit and meeting facility that can be adapted for space as small as 800 square feet and as large as 40,000 square feet to meet the needs of any client. Whether you are looking for a classroom-style training space, large speaking area or banquet space, the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center has the space to fit your needs. 

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The Rushmore Plaza Civic Center has played host to many of the country’s leading performing acts and entertainment events. From major concerts, touring Broadway shows, and large-scale sporting events, we know how to help you put on a successful event.

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The Rushmore Plaza Civic Center, home to Peak Hospitality serves all food & beverage concessions, banquets, event receptions, breaks & social gatherings, with the flexibility to create customized menus upon request

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