Bear Butte Gardens

Fall Harvest Festival 2022

Event Overview


  • The general public is invited!


  • A Local Fall Harvest Festival on the Farm
  • Market with Local Vendors
  • “Thai to Go” will be serving Thai Food from our Kitchen
  • Locally Sourced Food, Beer, and Wine
  • Live Music
  • Tours to the Sheep and Goat area
  • Family Fun Games (corn hole, frisbees, sack races, three-legged races, etc.)


  • Bear Butte Gardens
  • Five Miles Northeast of Sturgis (or one mile south of Bear Butte Lake)
  • 20445 Highway 79, Sturgis, SD
  • Driving Directions


  • Saturday, October 1st, 2022 — 11:00 am to 5:00 pm


  • Celebrate the Fall Harvest!

Please, NO Pets! Due to our Livestock Guardian Dogs. Thank you!

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Musical Performers

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Clayton Ryan

2 pm - 3:30 pm

The Lucas Olson Trio

Food Vendor

Thai To-Go

Thai To-Go is a small family “pop up restaurant” business making family-sized Thai meals for takeout on specific nights of the week. This business generally operates out of Rapid City. However, they will be operating out of the kitchen at Bear Butte Gardens for this festival!

Market Vendors

White Canvas Studio

White Canvas Studio specializes in custom projects, offer art classes & parties, and sell locally made or crafted artworks & other handmade items.

Black Hills Naturals

Natural, artisanal bath and body products

Maelynn Poitra

Maelynn Poitra was raised in Spearfish, and graduated from Spearfish High School. Over the course of her life she has mainly done hair in the area of the northern Black Hills. In her more recent years, she has found a new inspiration to start crafting and bring joy to others with her colorful products. You can find her garden art collection here at our store. Maelynn is excited to venture into a new chapter of her life with her craft, and we are proud to help support her! 

Rhonda McPherson Custom Wreaths

The Farm Stand at Bear Butte Gardens

Our year-round Farm Stand will be open with products from over 50 local gardeners, farmers, ranchers, and crafters!