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Silver Dollar City prepares for 60th anniversary Diamond Jubilee

by Brittani Tuttle

With 2020 capping off their $100-million-dollar-decade, Silver Dollar City is preparing for their 2020 season and the 60th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee.

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The 1880s-style theme park in Branson, Mo. is celebrating six decades of entertaining guests with an extensive list of offerings for 2020.

This year’s slate includes a new area of a town to explore, a new BBQ restaurant, and a water adventure ride designed to honor the park’s on-site Marvel Cave. In addition, Silver Dollar City is adding big names in entertainment, new food offerings, and more.

“We continuously listen to our guests. Our guests let us know what they love and what they do not like. Our plans for new attractions, shows and festivals continue to be based on guest research,” said Brad Thomas, president of Silver Dollar City Attractions. “During this last decade, we presented many fun and exciting additions. We anticipate this next decade will be even more exciting with even larger and bolder announcements and additions.”

Silver Dollar City officials have confirmed that its capital investments from 2010-2020 will reach $100 million this coming season. A look back at their major additions for each year proves this:

  • 2010: 50th Celebration and RiverBlast
  • 2011: Half Dollar Holler
  • 2012: It’s A Wonderful Life
  • 2013: Outlaw Run
  • 2014: Rudolph’s Holly Jolly Light Parade
  • 2015: Fireman’s Landing
  • 2017: Christmas in Midtown
  • 2018: Time Traveler
  • 2019: Harvest Festival, Craft Days & Pumpkins, Joy on Town Square and 8-story multi-effect Christmas Tree
  • 2020: Mystic River Falls, Rivertown Smokehouse and Rivertown

Featuring the “tallest drop in the Western Hemisphere,” Mystic River Falls will join the new Rivertown Smokehouse in the all-new themed area, Rivertown. The new area will open will the spring, and Mystic River Falls is expected to open in late May.

As for entertainment coming to the park in 2020, here are a few names you might recognize:

  • Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder
  • Chris Tomlin
  • Vertical Worship Band
  • Newsboys
  • Sawyer Brown
  • Diamond Rio
  • Classical Mystery Tour: A Tribute to The Beatles’ Abbey Road with The Springfield Symphony
  • Abba Tribute: Dancing Dream
  • Rhonda Vincent & The Rage
  • Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver
  • Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper

To learn more about this year’s offerings coming to Silver Dollar City, visit SilverDollarCity.com.

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David Stoll January 24, 2020 - 1:01 pm

what date or dates will chris be playing at the park??

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