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Shift into High Gear for the Annual Black Hills Overdrive All-Car Rally

6/2/2006
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BLACK HILLS, S.D. - Calling all car buffs. Head to the Black Hills for the 2nd Annual Black Hills Overdrive All-Car Rally, June 9-18 and enjoy 10 fun-filled days of club rallies, organized drives and show competitions. Join car enthusiasts from across the nation and drive the prized scenic highways of the Black Hills region. Cruisers, street rods and specialty cars of all kinds are welcome. The 10 day event is packed with a wealth of activities. Cruise the hills and local scenic attractions in the $1 million poker run. Other event highlights include show-and-shine car shows, swap meets, auto cross racing, club rallies and more. Spend an afternoon on an organized car cruise, taking drives to popular destinations such as Custer State Park, Mount Rushmore National Memorial and Badlands National Park. Gain a feel for life and culture in the Black Hills by taking part in local community activities. Enjoy Wild Bill Hickok Days in Deadwood, the Crazy Horse Stampede Rodeo and so much more. “The 2nd Annual Black Hills Overdrive All-Car Rally is a great opportunity to bring car enthusiasts together,” said Committee Chairman Craig Pugsley. “This year’s Overdrive is filled with activities sure to guarantee an action packed vacation for all participants.” Shift into high gear and call (605) 355-3700 or visit www.BHOverdrive.com to receive an Overdrive roadmap, the official guide to all Overdrive events and activities. Black Hills Overdrive has been designated a “Great Event” by the South Dakota Office of Tourism. The Office of Tourism provides assistance to event coordinators and supports promotional efforts for designated events in order to boost visitor spending and to increase the economic impact in host communities. The Great Events campaign is one component of the 2010 Initiative, which includes doubling visitor spending to $1.2 billion by 2010.