Wednesday, June 7, 2017

6 Reasons Our Star-Spangled Summer Festival Is Your Best Summer Adventure

Summer is officially here, and that means that Star-Spangled Summer Festival at Silver Dollar City is in full swing.  Here are 6 reasons why you and your family cannot miss this ultimate summer festival:

1. Summer Concerts

This weekend, Echo Hollow® hosts the final 3 concerts of the new Summer Concert Series, featuring bands known for performing some of the biggest feel-good hits of the last 5 decades. See 60s hit makers The Lovin' Spoonful on Friday, June 9; country-rock pioneers Poco on Saturday, June 10; and 70s superstars Rare Earth on Sunday, June 11.

2. The FINAL Year of the Harlem Globetrotters

This summer is your last chance to catch The Globetrotter Experience right here at Silver Dollar City!  They will be showcasing their trademark basketball wizardry in a unique and innovative exhibit of skill, athleticism and humor in Red Gold Heritage Hall all summer long.

3. Fun New Foods

Star-Spangled Summer is a great time to make amazing memories with your family. It's also a great time to eat at Silver Dollar City! Kids get a new buffet just for them filled with their favorite foods. Plus, find wacky and wonderful Star-Spangled Snacks in the Carousel Barn each Thursday through Saturday including gourmet pretzels and 19 flavors of Dippin' Dots® - the biggest variety you'll find in one spot anywhere in the nation!

4. Chris Perondi's Stunt Dog Experience

Be sure to make your way to the Opera House this summer to watch this incredible group of rescue dogs showcase their canine athleticism and agility in a show that the whole family is sure to love!

5. Interactive Experiences For Kids

Star-Spangled Summer Festival is filled with interactive experiences for kids, like daily Storytelling at Half Dollar Holler brought to you by Highlights™ Magazine and meet and greets with their favorite cartoon characters in the Carousel Barn each Thursday – Saturday this summer!

6. The Rides!

Silver Dollar City is home to over 40 Rides and Attractions, and no summer would be complete without enjoying all of the fan-favorites, from thrill rides including The World’s Most Daring Wood Coaster - Outlaw Run® and kids rides like the 10 Family Adventures in Fireman's Landing® to classics including Fire-In-The-Hole and 3 splashtastic water rides!

Pro Tip: Download our mobile app to search rides by height requirements to find the perfect ride for you and your family.

Branson is the ultimate destination for your summer adventure!  After you visit the Star-Spangled Summer Festival at Silver Dollar City, be sure to head over to White Water for over 13 acres of rides and slides!

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