What We Do
Annie Creek helps to strengthen your community by providing a step-by-step guide on how to promote local business and togetherness through weekly warm weather music events.
Belle Fourche’s Hometown Thursdays booms in popularity
July 21, 2016
BELLE FOURCHE — As the summertime event’s halfway point approaches, attendance figures illustrate a surge in popularity for the Belle Fourche Hometown Thursdays, quadrupling the number of attendees at July 17 event, compared to 2015’s estimations.
Downtown Friday Nights • Spearfish, SD
Half the town comes out every Friday night.....all summer long!
Williston Summer Nights on MainWilliston —Tonight’s Summer Nights on Main concert, hosted by The Williston Downtowners and sponsored by the Williston CVB, will hopefully bring a refreshing sound to the streets of Williston, whatever the weather brings. The Outer Vibe, a band based out of Michigan, plays a style that was born on the West Coast, but made all their own. Bassist Andrew Dornoff calls it “Surf Disco.”
Bands on Bordeaux averages 1,000 attendees per week"It’s brought the community together for a family-friendly event. It’s great to see everyone from kids in strollers to the elderly out there."
- Jason Carnahan,
Chadron Chamber of Commerce
Brookings: Downtown at SundownBrookings — Downtown Brookings Inc. and the Brookings Convention & Visitors Bureau are thrilled to bring you Downtown at Sundown! This weekly music series features live music, family fun, food/brew vendors and more! Bring your friends downtown every Thursday night for summer fun, cold drinks, and a lively atmosphere everyone can enjoy.
Freedom Ride celebrates those who servedSPEARFISH — Hundreds of bikers lined Spearfish’s Main Street Thursday in support of America’s military and their families.
Bikers kicked off the second annual Freedom Ride with their journey beginning at Spearfish and headed north to Highway 85, with their final destination being the Buffalo Chip.
A Smashing Success
A small community event has evolved into a weekly occurrence June-September where thousands attend. The event, Downtown Friday Nights, not only lets attendees see what downtown Spearfish has to offer, but has been a great way to increase civic pride and community engagement.
Adding to a summer of fun
SPEARFISH — An event isn’t a celebration until the fun has arrived, and the Northern Hills Training Center was recognized for consistently bringing that flair to the summertime Downtown Friday Nights during Monday’s city council meeting.
Canyon Acoustic Series to provide another slice of musical offerings in Spearfish
A group of area volunteers interested in promoting the arts has reserved the city park band shell from 6-8 p.m. each Wednesday from July 1 through Aug. 5 for an event they are calling the Canyon Acoustic Series.
Spearfish Chamber of Commerce
Spearfish Economic Development
Downtown Friday Nights has become a community gathering, a chance for neighbors to reunite and new residents to integrate. It creates a buzz in town, in turn strengthening the local economy.