One business optimistic for summer 2022 after a successful Memorial Day weekend

Written by on June 1, 2022

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KEVN) - This past weekend was the unofficial kick off for the summer tourism season.

Following last year’s record breaking numbers many Black Hills businesses geared up for a busy weekend.

Reptile Gardens is heading into their 85th year as a Black Hills attraction and John Brockelsby said numbers from Memorial Day Weekend show they are up about 6% from 2018 but down 23% from 2021.

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