If you are planning a spring getaway to the Mount Rushmore area with your children, your whole family can enjoy attending the YFS Kids Fair. This wonderful event, which takes place April 15 -17 at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City, will provide you with three full days of family fun. At the YFS Kids Fair, you can enjoy entertainment, bouncing on inflatables and taking part in a variety of hands-on activities like crafts. There will be all types of entertainment at the fair, and many local businesses and community organizations will be on-hand at the fair to show kids how the city works.
While you are visiting the Mount Rushmore area, you will want to learn more about the American Presidents whose likenesses are carved into the Mount Rushmore monument. Your visit to the National Presidential Wax Museum will provide you with an in-depth look at each president of the United States, from our first president, George Washington, to our current president, Barack Obama. Each President is represented with a life-like wax replica and historical information about world events that happened while each president was in office. The whole family is sure to love this fascinating attraction!
After exploring attractions in the Mount Rushmore area, you and your family will be ready for some outdoor recreational activities, and you will have a blast at Holy Terror Mini Golf. This exciting miniature golf course provides you with 18 holes of fabulous family fun. Partake in healthy competition and see who can get a hole-in-one while avoiding the carefully placed obstacles and hills in this fun golf course. This course is located next door to the Presidential Wax Museum, so it’s in the perfect location for fun after visiting educational attractions!