A Wild West Show, powwow, and cattle drive are the highlights of this Labor Day event. Don’t miss: Performances from the kings of Western swing music throughout the week!
National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration And Championship Chuckwagon Cook-off
A symposium celebrating cowboy culture and cowboy food. Don’t miss: Sampling the grub from more than 20 chuckwagons!
Founded on the grass in 1910, the Pendleton Round- Up is one of the largest rodeos in the country. Don’t miss: The Main Street Cowboys Free Show, where vendors and entertainers line all four blocks of Main Street.
Buffalo Arts festival
Over 150 vendors sell fine arts and crafts including many South Dakota-made products. Don’t miss: The Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup (see Cattle Drives).
18–22 Rendezvous Royale
Welcome fall at this weeklong celebration of the arts, featuring studio tours, a Western fashion show, art show, and auction. Don’t miss: One of the biggest auctions in the country featuring some of the premier Western artists.