D.C. Booth Fish Hatchery EVENTS

Take a look at upcoming events!


Upcoming in 2021:

Fri, June 11 – At 1:00 pm, D.C. Booth (Max Merchen) will speak on the Von Bayer museum front porch. He will be sharing information on events 125 years on June 11, 1896

Mon, June 14 – Flag Day, Photography at the Hatchery, 1 – 2:30 p.m. Kickoff the 2021 “Capture the Hatchery” Photo contest

Wed, June 16 -Dragons are Too Seldom Puppet Show 11:00 am;

        Music by Lang Termes, and Dick Termes with Spheres

Wed evenings, June 16 – Aug 4 Canyon Acoustic Series in City Park, 6 – 8 pm

Sun, June 20 – Father’s Day, 1 – 2:30 p.m. 

Book Signing and Promotion  “America’s Bountiful Waters”,  “Let’s Feed the Fish” and more

Sun, July 11 – Cooking Demonstrations -Trout as Entree and Cooking with Herbs

Nonna’s Kitchen with Nancy and Yulla 

Wed, July 14 Plein Air Painting Workshop, 10:00 am

Bonnie Hasley-Dutton, Donelle Culver, Corinne Hansen

August Hot Rods for Hatcheries, 8 am – 12 noon

Rick Mills, Rail roads in Black Hills,  Roger Lessly, Fish Rail Car #3

Wed, August 25 –  Jace DeCory, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Native American History and Culture

Sun, Sept 12 – 8th Annual Black Hills Beer Run

Watch for more details on these 2021 activities 

  • Sasquatch Nite

Capture the Hatchery Photo Contest

Capture the Hatchery Photo Contest

Capture the hatchery 2021 Photo contest  A Fundraiser for the Hatchery! Please submit photos and completed forms to the online form below.   Photo Contest Information   Contest Duration: June 14 - August 31, 2021 (Note: photos can be submitted from any...

Hot Rods For Hatcheries

Hot Rods For Hatcheries

Hot Rods for Hatcheries is an annual car show that supports the Booth Society and the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery & Archives in Spearfish, SD.   Sat, August 21, 2021: The 125th Anniversary Hot Rods for Hatcheries Car Show will be held on Sat,...

Canyon Acoustics – Spread The Tunes

Canyon Acoustics – Spread The Tunes

Hurray! Returning  in 2021 on Wed evenings!  Watch for announcements of dates and musicians.                                   Spread the Tunes is a non-profit established in 2015 as a group dedicated to bringing great music to the Black Hills! The group  came...

Booth Day

Booth Day

      Booth Day is going virtual in 2021. Join us for our Facebook conversation to kick off the 125th Anniversary Celebration of the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery and the beginning of our summer season. Details will be posted as available. The...

Annual Black Hills Beer Run

Annual Black Hills Beer Run

Annual Black Hills Beer Run will be Sunday, Sept 12, 2021   Join us for the 8th Annual Black Hills Virtual Beer Run! It's a fun day of running and walking, beer tasting, and costume wearing! You pick the time to run and where you run.  Post a picture on Black...

Winter Mixer/Annual Meeting

Winter Mixer/Annual Meeting

  The Booth Society postponed their Annual Meeting/Mixer scheduled in January until Fall 2021 due to COVID-19 concerns. Watch for details! We will be celebrating our 125th birthday, honoring our 2020 Distinguished Friends, and sharing updates from the Booth Society...

Father’s Day

Father’s Day

   Sunday, June 20, 2021 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Book Promotion and Signing Featuring: "America's Bountiful Waters" edited by Craig Springer  "Let's Feed the Fish" illustrated by Bill Feterl  and more . . .  Check out the two NEW fish hatchery books and a selection of...

Ruby’s Garden Events

Ruby’s Garden – behind the historic Booth residence at D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery in Spearfish, South Dakota is a great place to have your wedding or special event.

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