Rally Rush 2024 Community Award

Travel South Dakota encourages communities across South Dakota to participate in Rally Rush. Following the campaign, one community will be selected as having exhibited the most involvement and shown the most enthusiasm. That community will receive the Rally Rush Community Award during the 2025 Governor`s Conference on Tourism.

Applicants need to explain, in detail, how their community/organization was involved in the Rally Rush campaign. Supplemental materials such as photos, videos and examples of advertising/promotional efforts are encouraged. Stories about how Rally Rush positively impacted your community are also encouraged.

Applications must be submitted by Friday, September 6, 2024.

2024 Rally Rush Community Award online application form

Supplemental materials may be uploaded with the online application and/or emailed to [email protected], or they may be mailed to Thad Friedeman, Travel South Dakota, 711 E Wells Avenue, Pierre, SD 57501.

Applicants will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Advertising and Promotional Efforts
  • Community Participation
  • Efforts to Welcome Riders
  • Creativity

Prize will include:


Get Excited! Get Creative! Get Involved!




For more information, contact Thad Friedeman, Senior Marketing Services Coordinator, at 605-773-5329 or [email protected].