Registration for Children’s Summer Theater
Apr 1 – May 15 all-day

Spearfish – In its tenth year, the Peanut Butter and Jelly Players will be conducting summer theater at the Matthew Opera House. Registration is for children from second grade through high school. Final day to turn in registration forms is May 15th or until we reach our max of 50 students. The play performance of “High School Musical, Jr.” will take place June 23-25. Forms may be picked up in the art gallery during business hours or they are available for download o the website. For more information, please contact the Opera House, 612 Main Street at 642-7973, or check

Drug Take Back Day
Apr 29 @ 8:00 am

Spearfish – April 29 is National Take  Back Day, sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), and the purpose of this event is to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and wanted prescription drugs. Bring your pills for disposal to Spearfish Police Department and dispose of them in the drop box. The DEA cannot accept liquids, needles or sharps – only pills or patches. The service is free and anonymous, with no questions asked. The entrance to the department is on the north side of City Hall, off Illinois Street. For more information about the disposal of prescription drugs or about the April 29 Take Back Day event, call 642-1305.

8th Annual Children First springSPRINT
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Date: April 29, 2017

Time: 9:00 AM11:00 AM MDT
Event Description: Children First’s 8th Annual springSPRINT is a fundraiser for Children First preschool/daycare. This is a 5k that can be ran individually or with the whole family!
Location: City Park
Date/Time Information:  April 29, 2017 9 am Registration is from 8:15am-8:50 am
Contact Information:  Jen Hayford: 605-421-0593 Sarah Hazledine:
Pre registration: $25 with a shirt Day of: $30 no shirt Family: Pre registration: $10/person Day of: $15/person Sponsorship: $75 this includes business name on back of shirt, and reconizition the day of the event
Beer, Brats & Bingo
Apr 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

When – Sat, April 29, 5:30pm – 8:30pm

Where – Tretheway Pavilion, S Canyon St, Spearfish, SD 57783, USA
Description – Fund raiser to help a variety of events around Spearfish. Brats and Bingo are included in the ticket price. Tickets are $12 dollars in advance, $15 at the door. Reserve your tickets by contacting Angie at 605.641.3478
Just Tri It and It’s Funner Being A Runner 5K
Apr 30 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

When – Sun, April 30, 9am – 11am

Where – Black Hills State University, 1200 University St, Spearfish, SD 57799, USA
Description – Support the Yellow Jacket Women’s Triathlon team in the third annual Just Tri It event (300 meter swim, 6 mile bike, 1.5 mile run) as an individual or a team. Or register for It’s Funner Being a Runner 5K held in conjunction with the triathlon. For more information contact Connie Feist at 701-240-1485
Spearfish Piano Duet Club Concert
Apr 30 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

When – Sun, April 30, 2:30pm – 5:00pm

Where – Black Hills State University, 1200 University St, Spearfish, SD 57799, USA
Description – There will be a Spearfish Piano Duet Club Concert at 2:30 p.m. at Meier Recital Hall on the Black Hills State University Campus. The concert will feature music by a variety of significant European composers. Performers include Abby Belus, Alan Bonde, Sue Cole, Donna Dettman, Romona Hauck, Ardyth Helmer, Connie Hubbard, Rita Hicks, Laura Kolb, Janeen Larsen, and Lori Miller. The concert is free and open to the public.
Skate Night at the Rec Center
May 5 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Name: Skate Night at the Rec Center

Date: May 5, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM8:30 PM MDT
Event Description:
Skate Night – Every first Friday of the month from 5:30-8:30
Spearfish Rec & Aquatics Center
Spearfish, SD
Date/Time Information: Every first Friday of the month.
Celebrating Women in Business
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Date: May 12, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM1:00 PM MDT
Event Description: Join us for the 8th Annual “Celebrating Women in Business” luncheon and awards Friday, May 12 at the Spearfish Holiday Inn Convention Center (Cedar Room). Doors open and the exhibitor showcase begins at 10:00am, and the luncheon will be from 11:30am – 1:00pm. This year’s keynote speaker will be Jamie Gilcrease-Heupel, owner of Lotus Up Espresso in Lead.
Location: Spearfish Holiday Inn Convention Center
Date/Time Information: Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Contact Information: For more information or to register, visit or call us at 605 642 6948
Fees/Admission: $25
Jazz Sessions Presented by Club Matthews
May 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

When – Fri, May 12, 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Where – The Matthews Opera House & Arts Ctr, 612 N Main St, Spearfish, SD 57783, USA
Description – JAZZ Sessions second Event! “Past, Present, and Future” Prepare to be entertained while learning more about the history of jazz and where it is going today. Drawing on his traditional jazz roots of renowned jazz greats–Wes Montgomery, Dave Brubeck, and Horace Silver–Ward is focused on where this uniquely American art form is headed. Ward will have special guest appearances by local jazz artists. Individual Session Tickets: $20-$35 2017 Season Tickets: $70-$110
Booth Weekend
May 13 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

When – Sat, May 13, 9am – 6pm

Where – D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery & Archivies, 423 Hatchery Cir, Spearfish, SD 57783, USA
Description – Booth Weekend, held each May, officially kicks off the summer season at the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery & Archives! The Pond Gift Shop, the Von Bayer Museum, the Railcar, and the Booth House will be open through the end of September. Guided tours through the historic buildings are available during the summer season daily from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. We will be celebrating by handing out free hot dogs and drinks. And, complete a hatchery scavenger hunt to earn free fish food! Plus, everyone can can spin the wheel for a chance to win free hatchery swag! The festivities will be from 10:30am to 2pm. Stop by to take a tour, browse the museum, hike the trails and feed the trout and ducks. Our new volunteers will be anxious for visitors! During the summer our venues are staffed by traveling RV volunteers who come from all over the United States to work at D.C. Booth from May-September. Our volunteers are essential to the hatchery operations and we cannot begin to thank them enough!