Rocker Days (M-Week)

Rocker Days at South Dakota Mines combines Homecoming activities with other much-anticipated Mines traditions, and includes activities for students, alumni and the community. 

SAVE THE DATE! Rocker Days 2021 is September 18-25, 2021. Keep checking back for the full schedule!

Schedule of Events: 

Date  Event  Time Location 
Saturday, September 18, 2021 

Senior Pick Breakfast
9:00 amPAC Ballroom 
Saturday, September 18, 2021

M-Hill Cleanup

Sunday, September 19, 2021

Senior/Frosh Picnic/Hanging of M on Dinosaur

12:00 pm- 2:00 pm March Dake Plaza/Dinosaur Park
Sunday, September 19, 2021

Paint the Town

2:00 pm- 4:00 pm Downtown Rapid City
Monday, September 20, 2021Free Homecoming Shirt Giveaway (Free to first 1100 students with Grubby ID while supplies last)11:00 am- 1:00 pm, 4:00 pm- 6:00 pmSurbeck Center Patio 
Monday, September 20, 2021

Introduction to Candidates

7:00 pm Surbeck Ballroom
Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Free Armadillos Ice Cream for the first 400 students with their Grubby ID

4pm-7pm (While supplies last) Armadillo's Ice Cream
Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Homecoming Trivia

7:00 pmSurbeck Ballroom
Thursday, September 23, 2021


7:00 pmSurbeck Ballroom
Thursday, September 23, 2021 Pep RallyFollowing Coronation Surbeck Center Ballroom
Friday, September 24, 2021

M-Day Picnic

Noon Founder's Park
Friday, September 24, 2021 Hill Climb/White Washing 1:45 pm M-Hill 
Saturday, September 25, 2021

M Day Football Game vs. Colorado State University Pueblo (Frosh Run during Half-Time)

4:00 pmO'Harra Stadium
Sunday, September 26, 2021

Unpaint the Town

2:00 pmDowntown Rapid City



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