Uptown Downtown

Uptown Downtown, an evening of entertainment hosted by the Rapid City Downtown Association, is set for Saturday, April 11, at the Holiday Inn – Rushmore Plaza at 505 North Fifth St. The evening will consist of silent and live auctions, a plated dinner and a dance to follow.

BankWest and BankWest Insurance are the premier sponsors of the sixth annual Downtown event. The proceeds will benefit the YMCA of Rapid City Sponsorship program and the Rapid City Downtown Association. Tickets are $60 per person, or $450 per eight person table.

Uptown Downtown will kick off at 5:30 p.m. with a social hour complete with a red carpet, drinks and hors d'oeuvres, music and more. Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m., followed by a live auction at 7:30 p.m., with Joe Bennington presiding. Oakley Tye of (kol) and Hot 93.1 will provide entertainment throughout the evening, as well as a dance following the live auction.

Some of the auction items include a Getaway Weekend at a Terry Peak cabin, KEVN advertising package, eight pre-season Denver Broncos tickets, a Custer State Park overnight stay with breakfast and jeep ride, an Ominus FPV Drone from Who’s Hobby House, a Brio Train Set from Who’s Toy House, Strider bikes and much more.

New this year, guests can purchase one of 50 Golden Tickets for a chance to win a $500 Downtown Gift Card.

Event tickets are available at the Rapid City Downtown Association office at 512 Main St., Ste. 980.  For more information or event details, visit www.downtownrapidcity.com or call (605) 716-7979. Donations of auction items are still being accepted.

To donate items to the auction or to purchase tickets, please contact Suzette cuny at suzette@downtownrapidcity.com or 605-716-7979.