Your Guide To The Best Fireworks

Once a year, the clear skies of South Dakota fill with vibrant explosions of color and celebration. South Dakotans take their fireworks seriously, spending all year planning the perfect aerial displays for Independence Day. We’ve compiled a list of some of the most impressive spots to take in the explosive fruits of their labor. Prepare to “ooh” and “ahh” as fireworks light up the sky at one of these beautiful South Dakota locations. You’re going to see a lot of smiles glowing under the rockets’ red glare.

(This list is only a sample from throughout South Dakota. For a complete list of Fourth of July and other events check out our Calendar of Events.)

rodeo fireworks
1. Wylie Park 4th of July Celebration, Aberdeen
redlin arts center
2. The Biggest Fireworks Show in South Dakota, Watertown
3. Uncle Sam Jam, Brookings
4. Fireworks Over Lake Herman, Madison
mitchell fireworks
5. Independence Day Celebration at Lake Mitchell, Mitchell
chamberlin fireworks
6. Rock the Bluffs, Chamberlain
fort pierre fireworks
7. 4th of July Parade, Rodeo & Fireworks, Fort Pierre
8. Independence Day Celebration at Main Street Square, Rapid City
mobridge fireworks
9. Sitting Bull Stampede Rodeo, Mobridge
belle fourche
10. 100th Annual Black Hills Roundup, Belle Fourche
yankton fireworks
11. 4th of July Fireworks, Yankton
lake norden
12. Lake Norden
Custer fireworks
13. Custer’s Old Time Country Fourth of July, Custer
lake mina
14. Mina Lake 3rd of July Freedom Festival, Mina Lake Recreation Area
15. Gold Camp Jubilee Days, Lead
fall river
16. Fall River 4th of July, Hot Springs
17. Prairie Wind Casino and Hotel, Oglala
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