Hamlet: Presented by the National Players Touring Theater
Apr 5 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

When – Wed, April 5, 7:30pm – 10:00pm

Where – The Matthews Opera House & Arts Center, 612 N Main St, Spearfish, SD 57783, USA
Description  – In its 68th season, the National Players present Shakespeare’s classic, “Hamlet,” for one night only, 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Apr. 5. In “Hamlet,” the prince of Denmark returns home from school to find his family life in ruins, his father dead, his mother remarried, and his uncle (now stepfather) ruling the country. When his father’s ghost appears with dire announcements, Hamlet struggles to redefine his life and find his way forward. This Subscription Series event replaces the canceled Mar. 24 performance of “Mother King.” All subscribers have seats at this event. Individual tickets are available for $25 adults, $10 youth and BHSU Student. For more information on play requirements,, please contact the Matthews Opera House and Arts Center, 612 Main Street, at 605-642-7973 or check the website:
Skate Night at the Rec Center
Apr 7 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Name: Skate Night at the Rec Center

Date: April 7, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM8:30 PM MDT
Event Description:  – Skate Night – Every first Friday of the month from 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Location:  – Spearfish Rec & Aquatics Center  Spearfish, SD
Date/Time Information:  – Every first Friday of the month.
“Shakespear and the Crown Jewel” – Bellman Brown Bag
Apr 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

When – Wed, April 12, 12pm – 1pm

Where – The Matthews Opera House & Arts Center, 612 N Main St, Spearfish, SD 57783, USA
Description – At noon, on Wednesday, Apr. 12, in The Matthews theater, Joanna Jones and Laurie Williams-Hayes, both of Spearfish, presents about the creation of the children’s book, “Shakespeare and the Crown Jewel.” The book describes the history of The Matthews Opera House through the eyes of children involved in children’s theater. FREE. For more information, please contact The Matthews, 612 Main Street, at 605-642-7973 or check the website:
Apr 16 all-day
Tax Day
Apr 17 all-day
Speaker: Native Science, #NoDAPL, and Action for Changing Times
Apr 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Date:  April 17, 2017

Time:  4:00 PM5:00 PM MDT
Event Description: Linda Black Elk (Catawba Nation) will provide a brief introduction to Native Science and discuss its applicability to the “No Dakota Access Pipeline” water protectors movement. Linda Black Elk Linda (Catawba Nation) is an ethnobotanist specializing in teaching about culturally important plants and their uses as food and medicine. Linda works to protect food sovereignty, traditional plant knowledge, and environmental quality as an extension of the fight against hydraulic fracturing and the fossil fuels industry. She has written for numerous publications, and is the author of “Watoto Unyutapi”, a field guide to edible wild plants of the Dakota people. Linda is the mother to three Lakota boys and is a lecturer in science education at Sitting Bull College in Fort Yates, North Dakota. Join us for an afternoon of enlightening discussion on Monday, April 17th at 4PM at the Jacket Legacy Room in the Student Union.
Jacket Legacy Room, Black Hills State University Student Union
Date/Time Information: April 17, 2017 4:00 PM
Contact Information:
Free admission
Peter Mawanga & The Amaravi Movement
Apr 20 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

When – Thu, April 20, 7:30pm – 8:30pm

Where – The Matthews Opera House & Arts Center, 612 N Main St, Spearfish, SD 57783, USA
Description – The Matthews presents its fifth Subscription Series event with a live concert by Peter Mawanga & The Amaravi Movement at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Apr. 20. The band hails from the country of Malawi, in southeastern Africa. Peter Mawanga is a self-proclaimed “Voice for the Voiceless.” Writing in his vernacular Chichewa, his socially conscious lyrics speak for Malawi’s underprivileged. The music is equally Malawian. Traditional melodies and rhythms form the backbone of original songs orchestrated with modern and traditional instruments, a sound Mawanga terms Afro-vibes. Individual tickets are $25 adults, $10 youth and BHSU students. For more information, please contact please contact The Matthews, 612 Main Street, at 605-642-7973 or check the website:
City Wide Rummage Sale
Apr 22 all-day

When – Saturday, Apr 22, 2017

Where – Spearfish Rec & Aquatics Center, 122 Recreation Drive, Spearfish, SD 57783, USA
Description – It’s the perfect time to clean house. Sporting Goods, household items, furniture, collectibles, books and SO MUCH MORE! Reserve a table to sell your goods, come shop others junk and find your treasure, or DONATE your goods to the Rec Center to sell. After the sale, your unwanted items may be donated to an area charity like… Treasure’s, Senior Citizen’s Center or the Salvation Army. We will have our trailer available for you to load what you would like to donate and we will deliver it for you! Vendor info: Setup Friday April 21, 2017 6 to 9 pm and Saturday 6 to 7 am Vendors may bring their own tables and other display pieces like shelves, tables, clothes racks as long as they stay in your 10’x10′ space.
Spearfish Spring Fling Disc Golf Tournament
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

When – Sat, April 22, 9am – 5pm

Where – Black Hills State University, 1200 University St, Spearfish, SD 57799, USA
Description – BHSU Campus Course: PDGA Tier:($10.00 Fee for non PDGA members) Open Divisions: Men, Masters and Womens: $40.00 Advanced Divisions: Advanced Men, Master, Grandmaster, Advanced Women: $25.00 Intermediate Divisions: Men and Women: $25.00 Recreational Divisions: Men and Women: $25.00 Free online registration at: Two 20 hole rounds, Walk up registration: 9am – 10am, Player Meeting 10:15am, Round 1 – 10:30am, Round 2 – 12:30pm Player Party & Awards Ceremony at Crow Peak Brewery: 2:30pm
Brewmaster 2017 Beer Dinner
Apr 22 @ 3:00 pm – Apr 23 @ 12:00 pm

When – Sat, April 22, 3pm – Sun, April 23, 12am

Where – Spearfish Canyon Lodge, 10619 Roughlock Falls Rd, Lead, SD 57754, USA
Description – The Latchstring Inn team of chefs & Founders Brewery are proud to bring you the best event in South Dakota, the Brewmaster Beer Dinner! The package includes: A delicious 5 course meal, each course expertly paired with founders finest craft beers; 1 nights lodging; prizes and games. The package starts at only $219 per couple! Check in is at 3pm followed by social hour at 5pm. There is limited availability for this event, call Spearfish Canyon Lodge at 605-584-3435 for reservations!