A Refreshing Twist on Summer in Branson, Missouri
Summer in The City takes on a whole new vibe when Silver Dollar City launches its Ozark Mountain Summer Celebration, sponsored by Arvest! From the vibrant Picture-Perfect Canopy Sky to interactive stops with a towering seven-foot Tomato Can, and the all-new Rainmaker street performances in Rivertown, there is non-stop family entertainment at every turn. This festival will run from June 3 to July 30, offering endless fun for everyone. The festivities kick off with a captivating performance by multi-platinum Christian music artist Michael W. Smith in Echo Hollow on Friday, June 3, starting at 6pm.
Michael W. Smith
“This traditional celebration allows families to experience the joy and excitement of summer in the Ozark Mountains in the most authentic way possible. We have seamlessly blended the charm of our 1880s mining town with captivating performances, legendary folklore, delightful food, and, most importantly, quality time for relaxation and rejuvenation,” says Nick Guevel, Vice President of Strategic Marketing at Silver Dollar City.
Due to popular demand, the Nik Wallenda Zirkus returns to town until July 16, presenting a spectacular new show full of daring high-wire acts, masterful acrobatics, comedy, and much more. Make sure to witness the 50th Anniversary of the Silver Dollar Saloon Show, featuring knee-slapping comedy, high-kicking antics, and a touch of sophistication! Head over to Rivertown, home to Mystic River Falls, and experience the mesmerizing Rainmaker Show, where the Professor attempts to make it rain.
Mystic River Falls
To truly embrace the spirit of an Ozarks summer, take a break and relax in the all-new Rocker Garden, highlighted by dozens of rocking chairs. Sit back, sip on frozen lemonade, and unwind. Engage in some fun-filled family competition with oversized versions of classic board games like checkers and cornhole.
“This summer’s entertainment lineup offers something for everyone in the family,” exclaims Casey Robertson, Director of Entertainment and Events. “From Nik Wallenda’s Zirkus to the stunning new show by Rivertown Ramblers and the timeless bluegrass bands scattered throughout the park, we guarantee a summer filled with laughter and enjoyment!”
Thrills and Excitement Await
Of course, there is more in store for visitors at Silver Dollar City. With over 40 rides and attractions, the park boasts world-class roller coasters that will leave you breathless. Experience the 2015 Guinness World Record Breaker, Outlaw Run, renowned for having the steepest drop on a wooden coaster. Brace yourself for the awe-inspiring Time Traveler, the world’s fastest, steepest, and tallest spinning coaster. Dare to conquer Mystic River Falls, featuring the tallest drop on a raft ride in the Western Hemisphere. And don’t miss the grand finale of Fire in the Hole, recognized as the most iconic indoor roller coaster worldwide!
Indulge in the flavors of Silver Dollar City with the ‘Summer Tasting Passport,’ a delightful culinary journey featuring specialties like funnel cakes, artisan homemade ice cream, mac & cheese pizza, and delectable mason jar desserts. Throughout the park, skilled craftsmen demonstrate traditional techniques, offering a fun and educational experience for kids and families alike.
A Spectacular Conclusion
The perfect ending to the Ozark Summer Celebration awaits during Summer Nights, happening from July 15 to July 30. Enjoy thrilling night rides, be mesmerized by The Magic of Peter Gossamer, join the dance parties, and groove to the ABBA Tribute: Dancing Dream in Echo Hollow. The festivities will culminate with a breathtaking fireworks display to close the park.
Branson is an ideal destination for a memorable family reunion. Take advantage of the special group pricing for 15 or more guests by putting together a Summer Celebration family reunion package. Visit www.silverdollarcity.com/family for more details.