- Published on Tuesday, May 27 2014 1:35 PM
Written by Maria
Posted by Mark Ruda
Have a Party and Celebrate at the Silver Dollar City's Star-Spangled Summer
Silver Dollar City in Branson is a perfect place to spend a fantastic summer vacation as it features many exciting thrill rides and fabulous entertainment shows that you can enjoy with your family. This popular vacation destination in the Midwest has been entertaining visitors since 1960 with its six annual festivals, 60 outlet shops and restaurants, and 40 live entertainment shows that make the place a fantastic spot to celebrate Independence Day this 4th of July. Silver Dollar City’s non-stop entertainment shows and great attractions are what most people want to experience during summer season.
From middle of March to end of December, Silver Dollar City theme park offers visitors lots of entertaining attractions and exciting activities. This theme park in Branson features 30 thrill rides that include PowderKeg Roller Coaster, Outlaw Run Wooden Coaster, Frisco Silver Dollar Line Steam Train, Giant Swing, water-shoot-out rides, and steam engine train rides. The park also offers six entertainment venues that feature 40 shows daily that only last up to 25 minutes. A thrill ride with the PowderKeg Roller Coaster will give you a thrilling ride of your life when you experience its launching speed of 53mph in 2.8 seconds.
Summer vacation in Silver Dollar City is great for visitors of all ages who want to enjoy the beautiful surroundings around the Ozark Mountains, the panoramic view of the wildlife scenery, and the pristine lakes around Branson. With so many fun-packed activities in the park, you will surely enjoy every bit of your time in Silver Dollar City. The 1880s-style theme park features many craftsmen and artisans that include glassblowers, basket weavers, potters, blacksmiths, knife smiths, quilters, and many more. Inside the park, don’t miss to see some of glassblowers turning an ordinary glass into a flower vase. You can also watch live entertainment shows in the park or enjoy a fine dinner in a restaurant that serves delectable foods.
This Silver Dollar City theme park features many specialty restaurants that include Buckshot Annie’s Skillet Cookery which is famous for its harvest succotash; Aunt Pollys, offers popular catfish and specialty fried chicken; and The Ribhouse, features baby back ribs specialty, serving barbecue, and smoked brisket and smoked chicken. You can also find ice cream parlor in the park and funnel cakes for dessert making your dining experience a wonderful one.
In Silver Dollar City, there are about six world class festivals that are held yearly to entertain visitors of all ages. These festivals include the World-Fest and the Bluegrass and BBQ Festival which are both international events held between the months of April and May. The National Kids Fest is celebrated from June through August by young visitors. The celebration of Southern Gospel Picnic is held from late August through early September. The National Harvest Festival is celebrated from mid-September to late October.
If you want to experience a fantastic vacation with your family this summer season, visit the Silver Dollar City in Branson where celebrating the 4th of July is fun with a mixture of many exciting attractions and great shows.
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