January 04 2018
With national headlines focusing on Silver Dollar City’s festivals, features and the Year of Food and Crafts, the 1880s-style theme park in Branson, Missouri hit record attendance in 2017, topping 2.1 million guests (actual total 2,115,522) and setting a record for the highest attendance in the park’s 58-year history.
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September 02 2016
Silver Dollar City’s National Harvest & Cowboy Festival presents the best of the fall season from a stagecoach to the stages and cowboys to craftsmen. The festival presents a Wild West Show, the return of the park’s historic stagecoach, Western music, a barn dance, and 125 visiting craftsmen, September 14 - October 29.
July 21 2016
Cool night rides and drop-in-the-dark thrills mark Silver Dollar City’s Moonlight Madness, an end-of-summer celebration with extended night hours to ride, play and dance under the stars, from 9:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. July 23 – August 7.
May 25 2016
The World Famous Harlem Globetrotters come to Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri, June 11 – July 24, where the park hosts The Official 90th Birthday Party for the Globetrotters’ 90th World Tour. The party and parade are set for the opening of Star-Spangled Summer at 9:15 am Saturday, June 11, as the world’s best-known basketball team kicks off the six-week run of The Globetrotter Experience.
May 02 2016
Silver Dollar City’s noted music festival Bluegrass & BBQ, awarded Bluegrass Event of the Year by the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA), opens May 5 with a lineup of top bluegrass artists and leads into a new three-day event: the first-ever Founders’ Weekend Celebration, May 6-8. The weekend features Grammy-winner Marty Stuart in a kick-off concert Saturday, May 7.
March 25 2016
It’s the final bow for one of the nation’s most iconic international festivals as Silver Dollar City’s World-Fest begins its grand finale season. For more than two decades, World-Fest has brought thousands of performers from around the world to the theme park in the heart of America’s heartland, and in its final run, April 7 – May 1, the festival will feature over-the-top shows, new entertainment and all-time guest-favorite groups.
March 03 2016
10 Days to Opening! Silver Dollar City Opens March 12 for Spring Ride Days with Ride Thrills, Pop-Up Parties and Celebrations.
February 26 2016
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February 24 2016
Featuring America’s Celebration of Family, Silver Dollar City presents eight major festivals and events throughout the season, including the final blowout year of World-Fest; a special concert with Marty Stuart for Bluegrass & BBQ; The Harlem Globetrotters 90th Birthday celebration during Star-Spangled Summer; a new Founders’ Weekend Celebration, celebrity concerts and more.
February 23 2016
In 2016, the Silver Dollar City Attractions present America’s Celebration of Family, a year with new entertainment, celebrations and activities for adventure at each attraction.
February 12 2016
Big names in Christian music add hot-ticket fun to one of the nation’s ultimate Christian youth events, Silver Dollar City’s Young Christians’ Weekend (YCW), April 1- 3, at the Branson, Missouri theme park. Skillet, Kutless, The Neverclaim and Flame perform in live concerts, and youth speaker Joe White is featured at the Sunday worship service.
Rides and Attractions Overview 2016
February 10 2016
Silver Dollar City features over 40 rides and attractions throughout the 100 acre theme park.
January 01 2016
When a nature-loving Chicago family leased a cave in the Ozarks, what they had in mind was a summer cave tour business. What they developed was a theme park attracting over two million people each year and winning the theme park industry’s top award of excellence worldwide.
Silver Dollar City, an 1880s-style theme park in Branson, Missouri, has been internationally awarded for excellence in theme, presentation and operations, including the worldwide Applause Award for excellence, the THEA Award (Themed Entertainment Assoc.) for theming, and the Golden Ticket award as the “Friendliest Park” in the entire theme park industry.