The public is encouraged to visit Crazy Horse Memorial on September 6th for an action-packed day and night of activities.
Please note that the Night Blast will not be featured this year. Click to learn more!

Night Blasts

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Among the most popular events at Crazy Horse Memorial® are the two night blasts traditionally held each year. The spectacular ceremonial blasts light up the mountain with incredible fireballs and specially designed pyrotechnical features.

Night Blast

The Mountain lit up from a night blast

Important note:  Crazy Horse Memorial Announces Change in Activities for Monday, September 6, 2021  -There will not be a pyrotechnical blast this September 6th.

June 26th - Special Day

This special day, June 26th, we will celebrate the birthday of the late Mrs. Korczak (Ruth) Ziolkowski (1926 - 2014), wife of the late Crazy Horse sculptor. June 26th also commemorates the anniversary of the Battle of the Little Big Horn in 1876. The battle was June 25, 1876. Crazy Horse was a main strategist in the defeat of Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer and his troops.

The public is encouraged to visit Crazy Horse Memorial on June 26th for an action-packed day and night of activities. Please note that the Night Blast will not be featured this year.

Public Activities Available with Regular Admission

  • N8TIVE Hoop Champion Dancers 11:30 AM, 1:30 PM and 4:30 PM
  • Throughout the Day—Special Museum Tours and Craft Activities
  • 6:30 PM Team Bearsheart PowWow Dancers
  • 8:00 PM The Wake Singers
  • 9:30 PM Program Honoring Veterans
  • 10:00 PM Laser Light Show
  • Cake Served for all

**Laughing Water Restaurant will be open at 11:00 am but will closed at 4:00 pm for a private reception. The Snack Shop will open at 9:00 am and close at 10:00 pm

September 6th - Special Day to Remember Crazy Horse & Korczak Ziolkowski

This special day the dual anniversaries of the 1877 death of Crazy Horse and of the 1908 birth of sculptor Korczak Ziolkowski.

The public is encouraged to visit Crazy Horse Memorial on September 6th for an action-packed day and night of activities. Please note that the Night Blast will not be featured this year.

**Laughing Water Restaurant will be open at 11:00 am but will closed at 4:00 pm for a private reception. The Snack Shop will open at 9:00 am and close at 10:00 pm