True West Magazine names Deadwood the Best Old West Gunfighter Town for 2015

May 27, 2015

Deadwood Alive, the award-winning cast of reenactors, that brings the Old West to life each summer with Main Street Shootouts and the Trial of Jack McCall, announced that True West Magazine has named Deadwood the Best Old West Gunfighter Town for 2015.

“Deadwood Alive is very pleased Deadwood has received this award and the recognition that True West Magazine has given our talented cast of historic reenactors,” said Willie Steinlicht, president of the Deadwood Alive board of directors, the non-profit group tasked and funded by the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission to provide free Main Street Shootouts. “We congratulate our Executive Director Randy Christensen and his fellow actors on the outstanding job they do and on receiving this national recognition from True West Magazine. All of Deadwood is very proud of them.”

Deadwood Alive will start its 23rd season of free Main Street shootouts Memorial Weekend of 2016. Main Street shootouts and the Trial of Jack McCall run Monday thru Saturday each week through the summer until Labor Day.