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Kool Deadwood Nites

  • Kool Deadwood Nites
Event Date: 
Wednesday, August 24, 2022 (All day) to Sunday, August 28, 2022 (All day)
Deadwood, SD

Kool Deadwood Nites brings car lovers together for five days full of classic cars, classic music and classic fun. It’s a 50’s and 60’s sock hop – Deadwood style. Enjoy a parade, show and shine and FREE concerts on Main Street featuring the biggest names in rock ‘n roll history.



  • Your vehicle must be a ’73 or older to register.
  • Pre-registration packets will be mailed in May 2022. Last year’s registered cars will automatically receive a packet. If you would like to be added to this list, please call 605-578-1876.
  • Registration for 2022 Kool Deadwood Nites will be held throughout the event at the Deadwood’s Welcome Center! 501 Main Street, Deadwood, S.D. 57732.
  • Kool Deadwood Nites registered cars ONLY will have a section of the Lower Main Street parking lot (location of the new Welcome Center, where registration will be held) Thursday, Friday and Saturday, August 25-27. Of course, registrants can continue to park throughout the event at the History and Information Center too.
  • There’s also a shuttle being offered for parking again this year, from Akela Spa to Deadwood. This is a free service to all of our guests for Kool Deadwood Nites, and it runs from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Thursday and 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. on both Friday and Saturday.
  • Buy or sell at the Kool Deadwood Nites Classic Car and Memorabilia Auction. For more information contact McPherson Auction & Realty at 605-484-1781 or 605-381-1594.
  • The City of Deadwood Police Department asks that you please refrain from doing Burn-Outs during the parade on Sunday.
  • The Main Street Entertainment will feature headliners TBD! PLUS, a Bonus night of live entertainment at Outlaw Square!
  • Keep up to date on all things Deadwood on our Facebook page! You can also call us with any questions at 605-578-1876. Thanks for being part of Kool Deadwood Nites, and we look forward to seeing you in August 2022!


*Schedule is Subject to Change

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