On the second day of the 40th Festival in the Park, Brad McKim performs on the Watering Hole Stage from 3-5 p.m., Saturday, July 15, at Spearfish Canyon Park.

ADMISSION: This is a FREE event!

Brad McKim has been playing and writing music for close to 40 years. Brad’s performances include originals as well as cover versions of songs by some of his key influences including Bruce Cockburn, Stephen Stills, Dan Fogelberg, Jerry Jeff Walker, Jason Isbell and many others. (scroll down for more details)

Brad has traveled to over 60 countries. From the cowboy bars of Laramie to the coffee houses of Colorado to the pubs of London and beyond, he has heard the one language that people worldwide are passionate about: Music.

Brad’s son, J.C. McKim, will accompany on lead acoustic guitar, mandolin and harmony vocals for Brad’s set before J.C. takes the stage with “The Red Petals” for the evening show.

Festival in the Park Sponsors

Thank you to the sponsors that help us bring this summer event to the Black Hills!  

The Apple Blossom B&B, KEVN Black Hills, South Dakota Arts Council, Great Western Bank, Killian’s Tavern, Black Hills Pioneer, Century 21, Bay Leaf Cafe, City of Spearfish, DeSmet and Biggs, LLP, Forcoli & Sons Painting, Wolff’s Plumbing & Heating, Inc., Lucky’s 13 Pub, Spearfish Holiday Inn, Zonta Club of Spearfish, Optimist Club of Spearfish, The Matthews’ family, The Kelley family