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South Dakota Best Food and Drink Festivals 

Food Festivals, Wine Festivals, Spirit and Beer Festivals listed under cities also include surrounding areas that host signature events.

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Best food and drink festivals in Rapid City South Dakota

Indulge in the Tastes of South Dakota: Explore Through the Best Food and Drink Festivals

South Dakota isn't just known for its stunning landscapes and iconic landmarks; it's also a paradise for food and drink enthusiasts.


Dive into a lively scene of events celebrating the finest in local and national culinary delights. Get ready to treat your taste buds at these must-attend food and drink festivals.


Mountain West Whiskey Festival:


Embrace your love for whiskey at this premier event in Rapid City. Try over 200 varieties from well-known distilleries, attend workshops and tastings led by experts, and enjoy the inviting atmosphere in the historic setting of Deadwood.


Deadwood Forks, Corks & Kegs Festival:


Embark on a delicious adventure through Deadwood's historic streets. This festival brings together a tempting array of culinary delights, with local restaurants pairing their best dishes with a carefully curated selection of wines, beers, and spirits. Brace yourself for an unforgettable feast for the senses.


Hill City Wine, Brew & BBQ:


Immerse yourself in the charm of Hill City while enjoying a delightful trio of wine, beer, and BBQ. Explore hidden gems from local wineries and breweries, savor mouthwatering BBQ dishes, and soak in live music in the picturesque Black Hills.

Each festival has its own unique charm and a variety of offerings, ensuring that South Dakota delivers a culinary adventure you'll remember.


Grab your friends and get ready to savor the best food, wine, spirits, and beer the state has to offer.

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