The town is famous for having Wild Bill Hickock being shot in the town.
You have to pay for parking in Deadwood, but it did not cost too much. What I found deawood be of particular interest was the notations of where certain events took place. There are plenty of places to eat and look around. It took us to Mt Moriah Cemetery. Unfortunately, even though I was expecting casinos wilf, I was surprised at how tacky and false the place turned out to be. We ate at the Steakhouse Saloon which was very nice. They have completely taken away any historical value that this town had years ago.Learn the history of the real town of Deadwood, which inspired the popular HBO series. Wild West Songwriter's Jam on Oct 14, in Deadwood, SD at Deadwood Mountain Grand Hotel & Casino. DEADWOOD, S.D. (06/23/17) – New North, the dynamic duo consisting of Krista kick-off the 5th annual Wild West Songwriter's Festival October 12th – 14th, Center counter, located in the Deadwood Mountain Grand Resort Casino.