Thursday, May 18, 2017
Trip Planning

7 Ways To Play This Summer

Can you believe Memorial Day Weekend, the official kickoff to summer fun, is just one week away? Break out the sunglasses and sandals, and fire up the grill because it’s time to slow down, relax and enjoy long sun-drenched days that stretch into mellow summer nights. It’s also time to get your family out and enjoy some good old-fashioned fun full of new experiences destined to become some of their all-time favorite memories.

There is no better time or place for carefree family fun than summer in Branson! From outdoor adventure on Table Rock Lake to Branson’s best shows and attractions, there’s no end to the opportunities for excitement. We couldn’t possibly detail them all, so here are our top 7 ways to play this summer at Silver Dollar City Attractions.

1. Add A Little Water

White Water plunges into another wet and wonderful season starting May 27. With 13 acres of rides, slides and activity pools, it’s easy to see why this little piece of paradise is a top spot for summer fun for the whole family.

This season little adventurers can explore a whole new play area in Coconut Cove featuring five slides, four water blasters, bubbler fountains, hose jets, tipping buckets and more, all created for interactive play. Plus, enjoy delicious new eats and treats including Canada’s famous BeaverTail pastries which feature a variety of decadent toppings to choose from.

And, make sure you don’t miss Night Water, select days in July & August, featuring extended hours until 10pm and exclusive discounts on food and merchandise.

2. Take To The Lake

Table Rock Lake is the jewel of Southwest Missouri with calm, clear water and over 800 miles of pristine shoreline. Enjoy panoramic views of the picturesque Ozark hills and cool summer breezes from 4 grand decks during your unforgettable cruise aboard the Showboat Branson Belle.

An all-new concert and barbecue lunch adventure debuts May 27 aboard the 700-seat paddlewheeler. Country On The Lake is a new way to enjoy the beautiful Showboat Branson Belle with a “party on the lake” atmosphere featuring a country music concert, live music on the top deck and a slow-smoked barbecue lunch.

Country On The Lake is presented aboard most noon and Sunday cruises. Afternoon and evening cruises feature a delicious 3-course meal, the incredible variety show Celebrate and, of course, plenty of top-deck time of soak up the beauty of Table Rock Lake!

3. Get All Dressed Up

Turn your lake adventure into a fairy-tale come true aboard the Showboat’s Princess & Pirate Cruises, each Sunday this summer*. Come dressed in your best princess or pirate costume and enjoy fun activities including a dance party on the top deck, a new show, photo ops with lovely princesses and daring pirates and a delicious lunch, all on gorgeous Table Rock Lake!

*Please note that there is no Princess & Pirate Cruise scheduled on May 28.

4. Enjoy Some Summertime Tunes

Silver Dollar City's new Summer Concert Series features concerts from classic rock and country artists over 2 summer weekends, June 2, 3 & 4 and June 9, 10 & 11.  You’re not going to want to miss a single one of these feel-good summertime performances from legends like The Lovin’ Spoonful, The Association, The Spinners, Poco, Rare Earth and more live in Silver Dollar City’s Echo Hollow® Amphitheatre.

5. Explore The City

Summertime is family time! Enjoy an all-American summer at Silver Dollar City. Don’t miss incredible family entertainment including the final year of The Globetrotter Experience and the return of Chris Perondi’s Stunt Dogs. Plus, meet your favorite cartoon characters and taste fun new foods designed for kids of all ages, and, of course, play all day on over 40 thrilling rides & attractions!

6. Find A Shady Spot To Relax

Plan your family’s Ozark Mountain getaway in a tent, cabin or RV at Silver Dollar City’s Wilderness Campground. This shady Ozark Mountain haven is close to all of the best Branson activities and features unbeatable amenities including a free shuttle to Silver Dollar City!

7. Stay Up Past Your Bedtime

Ride into the night with extended ride hours until 10pm during summer’s biggest partySilver Dollar City’s Moonlight Madness. You can blast through the night on over 40 rides and attractions, enjoy nightly street dances on the Square, take advantage of special deals on food and merchandise and more. Plus, ride until 12am with 2 special Midnight Madness dates, July 22 & 29!

So what's the best way to maximize your summer fun? Here are some great ticket options to choose from including:

Silver Dollar City & White Water 2 Park Season Passes: Get unlimited visits to both parks for their entire respective operating seasons including both night-time events, Moonlight Madness & Night Water. Plus, save on Showboat Branson Belle cruises and get an exclusive discount at Silver Dollar City's Wilderness Campground.

2 Park, 3 Day Splash & Play Tickets: Enjoy the flexibility to come and go between both parks for 3 days. Plus, enjoy merchandise coupons and save on the Showboat Branson Belle, too.

Or, view other ticket options and start planning your perfect summer today!

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