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Hostings and familiarization tours

Thank you, South Dakota Visitor Industry!

Each year, the Department of Tourism fulfills numerous hosting requests from domestic and international travel writers, group tour operators, and travel agents who visit our state and share our story with their audiences. Our staff reaches out to the in-state industry for help with these hostings, and you don’t hesitate to assist. Our THANKS goes out to the industry members who have partnered with us during 2013:

1880 Town, Murdo
1880 Train, Hill City/Keystone
Aberdeen Convention & Visitors Bureau
Adams House & Museum, Deadwood
Adoba Eco Hotel, Rapid City
Akta Lakota Museum and Cultural Center, Chamberlain
Alex Johnson Hotel, Rapid City
Al’s Oasis, Oacoma
Alkali Ike Tours, Deadwood
America’s Best Value Inn, Wall
AmericInn, Fort Pierre/Pierre
AmericInn Lodge and Suites, Chamberlain
Ann’s Motel, Wall
Arnold’s Classic Diner, Rapid City
Badlands Inn, Interior
Badlands National Park
Battle Creek and Brookside Lodges, Keystone
Bavarian Inn, Custer
Bay Leaf Café, Spearfish
BB Cody’s Steakhouse, Deadwood
Bear Butte State Park
Bear Country USA, Rapid City
Best Western Empire Towers, Sioux Falls
Best Western Golden Spike Inn & Suites, Hill City
Best Western Plains Motel, Wall
Best Western Ramkota Hotel, Rapid City
Best Western Ramkota Hotel & Conference Center, Pierre
Best Western Sundowner Inn, Hot Springs
Bickering Brothers Dakota Spirits Distillery, Pierre
Big Thunder Gold Mine, Keystone
Big Tom’s Diner, Pierre
Black Hills Adventure Tours, Rapid City
Black Hills Bagels, Rapid City
Black Hills Powwow Association, Rapid City
Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary, Hot Springs
Boot Hill Tours, Deadwood
Bramble Park Zoo, Watertown
Broken Boot Gold Mine, Deadwood
Budget Host Hills Inn, Hot Springs
Buglin’ Bull Restaurant and Sports Bar, Custer
Bullock Hotel, Deadwood
Bumpin’ Buffalo, Hill City

Café Teresa’s, Mitchell
Cambria Suites, Rapid City
Caputa Store, Caputa
Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Center, Fort Pierre
Cedar Pass Lodge/Forever Resorts, Interior
Cedar Shore, Oacoma
Celebrity Hotel, Deadwood
Center for Western Studies, Sioux Falls
Chamberlain-Oacoma Area Chamber of Commerce
ClubHouse Inn & Suites, Pierre
Codington County Heritage Museum, Watertown
Colonial House Restaurant & Bar, Rapid City
Comfort Inn, Deadwood
Comfort Inn, Pierre
Comfort Suites, Rapid City
Cosmos Mystery Area, Rapid City
Country Inn & Suites, Watertown
Crazy Horse Memorial
Crow Creek Guest Ranch, Belle Fourche
Crow Peak Brewery, Spearfish
Cultural Heritage Center, Pierre
Custer Chamber of Commerce
Custer State Park
Custer State Park Resorts
Dahl Arts Center, Rapid City
Dahl’s Chainsaw Art, Keystone
Dakota Discovery Museum, Mitchell
Dakotah Steakhouse, Rapid City
Days Inn, Lead
Days Inn, Pierre
Days of ‘76 Museum, Deadwood
Days of ‘76 Rodeo and Celebration, Deadwood
D.C. Booth Historic Fish Hatchery, Spearfish
Deadwood Alive Entertainment, Deadwood
Deadwood Chamber and Visitors Bureau
Deadwood Gulch, Deadwood
Deadwood Mountain Grand, Deadwood
Deadwood Social Club, Deadwood
Enigma Restaurant, Rapid City
Evans Plunge, Hot Springs
Fairfield Inn, Sioux Falls
Fairfield Inn & Suites, Rapid City
Fairfield Inn & Suites, Spearfish
Falls Overlook Café, Sioux Falls
Firehouse Brewing Company, Rapid City
First Gold Hotel, Deadwood
Fort Hays Old West Town and Dinner Show, Rapid City
Four Mile Old West Town, Custer
Frontier Cabins, Wall
Gem Steakhouse at Mineral Palace, Deadwood
Grand Gateway Hotel, Rapid City
Gunsel Horse Adventures, Rapid City

Hampton Inn, Mitchell
Hampton Inn, Watertown
Hampton Inn at Four Aces, Deadwood
Hansen Wheel & Wagon, Letcher
Hickoks, Deadwood
High Country Guest Ranch/Brulé, Hill City
High Plains Western Heritage Center, Spearfish
Hill City Chamber of Commerce
Hilton Garden Inn, Rapid City
Historic Bullock Hotel, Deadwood
Holiday Inn Express, Custer
Holiday Inn Express, Deadwood
Holiday Inn Express, Fort Pierre
Holiday Inn Espress, Sturgis
Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Sioux Falls
Holiday Inn Express & Suites, SW, Sioux Falls
Holy Smoke Resort, Keystone
Homestake Adams Research & Cultural Center, Deadwood
Hot Leathers, Sturgis
Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce
Howard Johnson Inn & Suites, Rapid City
Ichibahn Sushi Bar & Japanese Cuisine, Rapid City
Ingalls Homestead, De Smet
Iron Horse, Deadwood
Jambonz Grill & Pub, Sturgis
Jewel Cave National Monument
Journey Museum, Rapid City
K Bar S Lodge, Keystone
Kevin Pourier, Scenic
La Quinta Inn & Suites and WaTiki Waterpark, Rapid City
Lakota Ways, Wall
Laura Ingalls Wilder Memorial Society, De Smet
Lead Chamber of Commerce
Lintz Brothers Pizza, Hermosa
Loud American Roadhouse, Sturgis
Lunkers Restaurant, Watertown
Main Street Square, Rapid City
MainStay Suites, Rapid City
Martin & Mason Hotel, Deadwood
Mellette House, Watertown
Mickelson Trail (SD GF&P), Black Hills
Mineral Palace, Deadwood
Minuteman Missile National Historic Site
Mitchell Convention & Visitors Bureau
Mount Rushmore Black Hills Gold, Rapid City
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Motel 6, Hot Springs
Museum of Geology, Rapid City
Museum of the American Bison, Rapid City

Newton Fork Ranch, Hill City
Oglala Sioux Tribe Parks & Recreation, Kyle
Old Courthouse Museum, Sioux Falls
Outdoor Campus West, Rapid City
Pierre Convention & Visitors Bureau
Pioneer Auto, Murdo
Powder House Lodge & Restaurant, Keystone
Prairie Berry Winery, Hill City
Prairie Edge Trading Co. & Galleries, Rapid City
Prairie Homestead, Philip
Prairie Star Gallery, Sioux Falls
Prairie Wind Casino, Pine Ridge
Prehistoric Indian Village, Mitchell
Quality Inn, Oacoma
Rabbit Bicycles, Hill City
Ramada Inn, Rapid City
Ramkota Hotel, Sioux Falls
Rapid City Convention & Visitors Bureau
Red Rock River Resort, Hot Springs
Redlin Art Center, Watertown
Reptile Gardens, Rapid City
Rushmore Cave, Keystone
Rustic Ridge Guest Cabins, Keystone
Saloon #10, Deadwood
Sioux Falls Convention & Visitors Bureau
Sioux Falls Parks & Recreation
South Dakota Air & Space Museum, Box Elder
South Dakota Department of Game, Fish & Parks, Pierre
South Dakota Hall of Fame, Chamberlain
South Dakota Missouri River Tourism, Pierre
South Dakota State Railroad Museum, Hill City
Spearfish Canyon Lodge, Spearfish
Spring Creek Resort, Pierre
SpringHill Suites, Deadwood
Stay USA Hotel & Suites, Hot Springs
Staybridge Suites, Sioux Falls
Steamboat’s Inc. – Dakota Adventures, Pierre
Steffen Brothers Outdoor Expeditions, Pierre
Strawbale Winery, Renner
Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce
Sturgis Harley-Davidson
Sturgis Motorcycle Museum and Hall of Fame
Sunshine Inn, Wall
Super 8 Motel, Hill City
Super 8 Motel, Hot Springs
Super Deluxe Inn & Suites, De Smet
Tatanka: Story of the Bison, Deadwood
Teddy Bear Town, Hill City
Termesphere Gallery, Spearfish
The Lodge at Deadwood
The Mammoth Site, Hot Springs
The Midnight Star, Deadwood
The Outpost Lodge, Pierre
The Oxbow Restaurant, De Smet
Tin Lizzie, Deadwood
Trailside Park Resort, Hill City
Visit Spearfish
Wall-Badlands Area Chamber of Commerce
Wall Drug, Wall
Ward Plaza Hotel, Aberdeen
Watertown Convention & Visitors Bureau
Watertown Confectionary, Watertown
Whistler Gulch Campground & RV Park, Deadwood
Wind Cave National Park
World’s Only Corn Palace, Mitchell
Xanterra Parks & Resorts

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