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Rapid City Dinosaur Park in South Dakota
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Rapid City Dinosaur Park in South Dakota

On May 22, 1936, a herd of dinosaurs officially made their home in Rapid City, South Dakota, and they haven't moved since. No need to feel alarmed though! There is no Jurassic Park situation going on here! This hill-top Dinosaur Park is merely a playground for giant green cartoon-like sculptures — not real reptiles! Rapid City Dinosaur Park was built in 1936 by the Works Progress ...
Men Made From Tires in Rapid City, South Dakota
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Men Made From Tires in Rapid City, South Dakota

A couple of friendly-looking men made from tires stand outside of a tire shop in Rapid City, South Dakota! Take a look: These red, white, and blue rubber figures were built by Ron Tyrrell, the man who owns Tires, Tires, Tires, the shop they stand in front of. Dubbed Tire Man and Buddy these roadside attractions were created in 1988 and 2005, respectively. These men are constructed from stacked, ...
Silly America

Silly America is a roadside attractions blog designed to help travelers find unique stops for their next road trip. The website is a tribute to the great American road trip, devoted to all that is odd in America: roadside attractions, tourist traps, peculiar destinations, bizarre events, road food, fun festivals, and more! It’s a travel website and trip planner for those seeking an offbeat road trip.

About Silly America

Silly America is a roadside attractions blog designed to help travelers find unique stops for their next road trip. The website is a tribute to the great American road trip, devoted to all that is odd in America: roadside attractions, tourist traps, peculiar destinations, bizarre events, road food, fun festivals, and more! It’s a travel website and trip planner for those seeking an offbeat road trip. Read more.