MAIN STREET SQUARE
526 Main Street
Rapid City, SD 57701

Book Festival Hours: 
Saturday, May 11
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
THE GREAT AMERICAN
BOOK FESTIVAL
Saturday, May 11th, 2019
Located in the heart of downtown Rapid City, Main Street Square is home to year-round festivals and events attended by local residents as well as by tourists who come to the region in droves each year.  
DOWNTOWN PARKING

FREE WI-FI 
LODGING

Special Rates Available from June 1, 2018 - May 17, 2019
For your convenience, a BLOCK OF ROOMS has been reserved at a discounted rate with the Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn (505 N 5th Street, 0.5 miles from Main Street Square). Rooms are limited, so you'll want to make your reservations right away.  Click on the link above to reserve online, use block code: GAB (Group Name: Great American Book Festival)

To phone in your reservation call (605)348-4000 and be sure to reference the Great American Book Festival, block code: GAB for special pricing. 

Free airport shuttle is provided to hotel guests.  Call (605)348-4000 when you arrive at the airport to schedule pickup.  

Authors may ship books, to arrive up to three days in advance, to the hotel.  
Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn
C/O Hotel guest [your name] to arrive [date]
505 N 5th Street
Rapid City, SD 57701

No password is required and the service is free (choose MSS_Public)

DAHL ARTS CENTER
713 7th Street
Rapid City, SD 57701

Conference Hours: 
Friday, May 10
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
GABfest
WRITERS' CONFERENCE

Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn
505 N 5th Street
Rapid City, SD 57701

(605)348-4000
(844)516-6415 toll free

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We look forward to seeing you at the 2019 Great American Book FestivalGABfest Writers' Conference and GABfest Lit Walk!

Scroll down to view the 2019 event locations.  
Join us in a celebration of the written word !
Rapid City, South Dakota • May 10th & 11th, 2019
7:15PM Wobbly Bobby British Pub  LIT TRIVIA
6:00PM Firehouse Wine Cellars LIT JEOPARDY
GABfest
LIT WALK

VARIOUS DOWNTOWN LOCATIONS - See below for specific locations and times

Lit Walk Hours: 
Friday, May 10
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM+
Great American Book Festival is a 501c3 Nonprofit Organization
Great American Book Festival P.O. Box 3362 Rapid City, SD 57709  •  Phone: (605)787-8452
8:30PM Hay Camp Brewing LIVE MUSIC & AUTHOR READINGS