Let’s Drink About It

Open Daily:

4PM – 12AM | Sunday – Thursday
4PM – 2AM | Friday – Saturday

Guests staying at the Hotel Alex Johnson receive complimentary access to our Vertex Rapid City Sky Bar, located on the rooftop of the hotel. Your senses will be delighted with stunning panoramic views of Rapid City and a delectable menu of craft cocktails, appetizers, salads, savory entrees, and exquisite desserts. Whether you come up for happy hour, a private party, or simply dining with a view, Vertex Sky Bar takes service and splendor to new heights.

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Vertex Membership Sale

Love is in the air all February long at the Vertex Sky Bar. Woo your boo with a new Vertex membership and you’ll receive a $25 gift certificate!

Buy your membership online or over the phone and your certificate will be waiting for you at the Hotel front desk.

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Individual Vertex Membership

Individual Membership - $350 per year plus tax

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Corporate Vertex Membership

Discount includes five individual memberships for the price of four - $1,500 per year plus tax

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Day Pass

$25 per day plus tax - Looking to experience the allure of Vertex before you commit to a membership? Purchase a Day Pass to get a taste of our elevated experience atop the Hotel Alex Johnson - Day Passes available for purchase at the Alex Johnson Front Desk

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Sips of the Season

Sugar Cookie Martini | $15
Vanilla Vodka / Amaretto / Bailey’s Cream / Garnished with frosting and sprinkle rim // Crafted by Brandi
Feliz Navi-Marg | $14
Tequila / Chambord / Lime / Cranberry Juice / Cinnamon Simple Syrup / Garnished with a sugar rim // Crafted by Travis
Winter Spritzer | $12
Crown Apple / Prosecco / Cranberry Juice / Lemon / Garnished with a lemon twist // Crafted by Brandi
Christmas Mule | $13
Bombay Bramble Gin / Infused with holiday spices, lime juice, and ginger beer // Crafted by Vertex Team
Chocolate Covered Raspberry | $14
Chocolate Liquor / Vanilla Vodka / Chambord / Splash of Bailey’s Cream / Cinnamon Simple Syrup // Crafted by Hannah
*Vertex Sky Bar uses eco-friendly straws



Happy Hour

Monday – Friday: 4p.m. – 6p.m. & All Day Sunday

  • $1 Off Bottled Beer
  • $2 Off Draft Beer
  • $3 Off Well Liquor
  • $4 Off Glass of Wine

Vertex Member Happy Hour

  • 1/2 Off Specialty Cocktails

Wine Wednesday

4p.m. – 12a.m.

  • $4 Off Wine by the Glass

Allocated Wine Selection

  • Check in nightly to see what special wine bottles are available

Military Mondays

To celebrate military personnel, we are offering free day passes every Monday! Military personnel may bring one guest to accompany them to Vertex Sky Bar.


Sign up and save 10% off your Vertex Sky Bar Membership. Contact us at vertex@hotelalexjohnson.com or call (605) 342-1210 to receive this discount.

*Must have military ID to qualify. Management reserves all rights.


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Vertex Club Rules

Vertex Sky Bar aims to provide elevated experiences for all who join us, thus we have set forth Club Rules to maintain a satisfactory atmosphere for all.

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