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Great Fun and A Must in Deadwood!

What a FUN experience in Deadwood! This is a great way to learn about the people that lived during... read more

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Mary Jo F
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Toledo, Ohio, United States
Highlight of Deadwood

Since we had our little kids along we had to check out Deadwood Alive for some good clean family... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nick_S_WI
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Appleton, Wisconsin
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Witness the infamous trial of the man who killed Wild Bill Hickok. Six nights a week (no shows on Sundays). The capture of Jack McCall takes place in front of the Old Style Saloon No. 10 At 7:35 PM. The Trial of Jack McCall takes place at the...more
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Reviewed yesterday

What a FUN experience in Deadwood! This is a great way to learn about the people that lived during the wild time of the town. The gentleman that played Wild Bill in Saloon 10 was wonderful at telling the whole story of Wild Bill &...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Since we had our little kids along we had to check out Deadwood Alive for some good clean family friendly entertainment. It was a great way to learn about Deadwood history.

Thank Nick_S_WI
DeadwoodRose1892, Public Relations Manager at Deadwood Alive, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your visit to Deadwood and complimenting the Deadwood Alive troupe for providing good, clean family fun! It is a great way to learn about Deadwood's history.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the second time we have watched the street plays. Educational and entertaining. The shoot out at the Number 10 saloon is great and audience participation is fun. See them all or at least see the saloon shootout, the arrest and trail of Jack...More

Thank Tragnar
DeadwoodRose1892, Public Relations Manager at Deadwood Alive, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your wonderful review about Deadwood Alive including the shootouts, reenactments, and the Trial of Jack McCall. It's great to hear our visitors enjoy such good entertainment!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We all had a bunch of fun with this, mom, dad, and kid 8 and 10 insisted on seeing most of the reenactments. and the trial was fun, members of the audience get to participate. History comes alive and really affordable. Put on the list...More

Thank Anne W
DeadwoodRose1892, Public Relations Manager at Deadwood Alive, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We are pleased your family had so much fun watching the Deadwood Alive reenactments and the Trial of Jack McCall. Thank you for your wonderful feedback about the shows being entertaining and educational.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These guys/gals are great! We had a wonderful visit to historic deadwood. Two of my kiddos were in the reenactment of Wild Bills cardgame. We had a great time!

Thank Jill A
DeadwoodRose1892, Public Relations Manager at Deadwood Alive, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank for your excellent feedback on the Trial of Jack McCall and the Deadwood Alive cast! So glad your kids had a great time participating in the card game. We hope to see you in Deadwood again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attended the Trial of Jack McCall on Labour Day Monday. Fantastic show. The actors were wonderful and really seem to enjoy what they are doing. The inclusion of the audience as witnesses was hilarious. Best $6 spent in Deadwood.

Thank CTraveller_9
DeadwoodRose1892, Public Relations Manager at Deadwood Alive, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your great comment about the Trial of Jack McCall being the best $6 you spent in Deadwood! The actors make this show fun and entertaining for our visitors, so we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic show!! Since I was a Kid, after watching Calamity Jane This is one of things that I put on my list of things to do. I had the most wonderful experience!! The actors are amazing and so kind!!!

Thank Margareth Reiko K
DeadwoodRose1892, Board Member at Deadwood Alive, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the fantastic review! We are so happy you enjoyed the shows. These actors absolutely love what they do, and we are so glad it shows!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Greatly appreciated the history, drama and comedy as our family watched Deadwood Alive, especially Wild Bill’s retelling of his life at the saloon and the trial of Jack McCall. Great family fun at the show, engaging audience participation. My 11–yr-old son loved being the Sheriff!!...More

Thank Lisa G
DeadwoodRose1892, Board Member at Deadwood Alive, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review for the Deadwood Alive shows and the Trial of Jack McCall! We appreciate your comments about our family friendly fun. It's good to hear your son loved being the sheriff too! We do hope to see you in Deadwood...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We didn't spend a great deal of time in Deadwood. It was one of many stops on a busy day, so our impression is based on about an hour and a half experience. We started at the visitor's center, which had a big relief map...More

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DeadwoodRose1892, Board Member at Deadwood Alive, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are sorry to hear about your negative experience with handicapped parking, and we are disappointed that Deadwood was not your cup of tea, but we do appreciate your visit. On a positive note, it's good to hear you caught the kid and family friendly...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 2 days in Deadwood and saw the majority of the “in the street shootouts”. On Saturday evening, we attended the Trial of Jack McCall at the Masonic Temple. I was privileged to play Ira Wood. John Swift(Andy Mosher) was gracious, funny and a...More

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DeadwoodRose1892, Board Member at Deadwood Alive, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your stellar review of the Deadwood Alive shootouts, shows, and the Trial of Jack McCall! It is always great to hear such positive feedback from our visitors about the great time they had participating in the Trial and having a good time...More

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Response from DeadwoodRose1892 | Property representative |
Hello, Deadwood Alive will be performing on Fridays and Saturdays from March 23 - May 19 from 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM on Main Street. Walking tours and shows. The shootouts and Trial of Jack McCall begin Memorial weekend.
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kimmcarrillo
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Response from mountiamsandcanyons | Reviewed this property |
hi there. the street shows almost always go on if mild rain or shine. only heavy rain would stop a show. its always best just to ask and you can find them at the #10 saloon.
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