Sylvan Lake | Hill City Senior Center, 227 Walnut Ave | Downtown, Hill City

Schedule of Events

If you love the beauty of the Black Hills, you won’t want to miss a chance to take home one-of-a-kind artwork painted on-site in the Black Hills! Watch artists painting live in action at various locations! View all of the work painted by the artists each day at the Hill City Senior Center!

Wednesday, September 25:

Painting at Sylvan Lake
Artists will meet at Sylvan Lake to paint this iconic landscape throughout the day.  Meander your way along the trails to see the artists set up and painting live!

Nocturne painting  Keep your eyes open for Black Hills Plein Air artists painting at night! After dusk, the artists will be out painting the beautiful night scenes the Black Hills has to offer.

Thursday, September 26:

Artists will paint around the Hills and Custer State Park area.

View the paintings created from the day before at the Senior Center from 8 am.-4 p.m.

Gallery Walk. Beginning at 5:00 p.m., downtown Hill City will host a gallery walk by Hill City’s galleries, showing original artwork by regional artists. Here are the participating galleries!

  • InsideOut
  • Dakota Nature & Art
  • Jon Crane Gallery
  • ArtForms
  • Jewel of the West
  • Stage Stop Leather & Gifts
  • Warrior’s Work & Ben West Gallery