~Grounds open daily dawn to dusk~

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Sat, May 11 – Pond Gift Shop and Historic Booth House, Fish Rail Car Open for the Season

weekends 9am-6pm, weekdays 10am-4pm

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Sat, May 18 – Booth Day, activities from 10 am – 2 pm

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All venues open Memorial Day-Labor Day- hours 9am-6pm

National Fish Hatchery Museum closed for renovation Summer 2024

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Weds, June 12, 19, 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 – Canyon Acoustics in the City Park

June 20 – Junior Ranger Program 1-3 pm

Weds, July 10, 17, 24, 31 – Artist in Residence on Hatchery grounds, 10 am – 12 noon

Sat, Aug 17 – Hot Rods for the Hatchery, 9 am – 12 noon

Sun, Sept 8 – Black Hills Beer Run, 12 noon- Spearfish City Park

Check back for more events!

                                                                                                                                      

Motorists are reminded that South Canyon Street between Spearfish City Campground and Winterville Drive is closed annually during camping season, May 1st through September 30th

Artist In Residence at The Hatchery!

Artist In Residence at The Hatchery!

Artist in residence! Jess Moore on the Fish Hatchery grounds ~ Wednesdays in July ~ 10am-12 noon FREE -  All ages  - Supplies furnished   Jess Moore, owner of Simple and Sylvan has been teaching art foundations and graphic design for 20+ years. Currently, she is...

Junior Ranger Program at the Hatchery

Junior Ranger Program at the Hatchery

JOIN US FOR SOME SUMMER FUN & LEARNING! Calling All Kiddos!Become A Junior Ranger! June 20  & July 18 1:00 - 2:30 at the Hatchery   Complete the Activity Book - Learn about the fish, fishing gear, good environment manners and more! Check your work with...

Booth Day!

Booth Day!

Join us for Booth Day! Saturday, May 18th 10 am - 2 pm   Free hot dogs and lemonade Spin the Wheel at the Pond Gift Shop for free gift shop swag Fly casting demonstrations Master Gardeners- seed planting/gardening activities Bricks Bots Beakers-youth science...

Hot Rods For Hatcheries

Hot Rods For Hatcheries

Hot Rods for the Hatchery 2024 SATURDAY, AUGUST 17, 2024 | 8 AM - 12 PM   2024 Car Show is on again at the fish hatchery grounds! We will be parking cars on hatchery grounds again for a beautiful venue. This will be our fourth year at this location and we...

Canyon Acoustics – Spread The Tunes

Canyon Acoustics – Spread The Tunes

2023 Summer Music in the Spearfish City Park!  Presented by Spread the Tunes & Crow Peak Brewing     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 together in the Spring of...

Mother’s Day Weekend Opening!

Mother’s Day Weekend Opening!

  The Pond Gift Shop and Historic Venues will be open 9am - 6pm  Mother's Day weekend   Booth Day officially kicks off the summer season at the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery & Archives! The Pond Gift Shop, the Von Bayer Museum, the Railcar,...

Annual Black Hills Beer Run

Annual Black Hills Beer Run

SPEARFISH Black Hills Beer Run SEPTEMBER 8, 2024 Please Join us for the Spearfish Black Hills Beer Run!!  It's a 5K fun Run/Walk, Beer Tasting, Brat Eating and Costume Wearing fun time!! All for a GREAT CAUSE!! Raising Money for our beloved D.C. Booth Fish Hatchery. ...

Winter Mixer/Annual Meeting

Winter Mixer/Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting to be held Tuesday, January 23, 2024.   6:30-8pm            The Joy Center at BHSU 1351 St. Joe Spearfish Everyone Welcome 2023 Distinguished Friends Honorees to be announced   Past Distinguished Friends Honorees: 2020 Spread the Tunes (Canyon...

Hatchery Holidays

Hatchery Holidays

Join us for holiday festivities at The Hatchery Thursday – Sunday, November 30 – December 3 from 12 noon – 5 pm each day.
The Pond Gift Shop will be open and ready to help you shop for the “perfect gift” for everyone on your list!
The Booth House will be open for visitors, decorated for the holiday season. Local musicians will be playing in the Booth House throughout the afternoon hours.
Saturday afternoon from 2-4 pm there will be s’mores and hot chocolate for everyone, and Santa will be making a visit to the hatchery.
Join us for the festivities on the D.C. Booth Fish Hatchery grounds.

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