Silver Dollar City Tickets in Branson, MO

399 Silver Dollar City ParkwayBranson, MO 65616
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Overview

Branson’s top attraction for more than 50 years, Silver Dollar City is an award-winning park themed around the late 1800s. The park offers 10 world-class festivals and special events from Spring through Christmas. With more than 40 rides and attractions; 60 unique shops; 18 restaurants; 40 live shows daily; and more than 100 resident craftsmen and artisans demonstrating America's heritage crafts, this unique destination has great experiences unlike any other.

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Branson Travel Experts
  • Parking is free for all guests.
  • Use package pick-up to avoid carrying shopping bags.
  • Small coolers are permitted.
  • Wear comfortable walking shoes.
  • Visit the Official Measuring Station to find out your child's height and receive a color-coded wristband for ride entry.
  • Put your phone number on your child's color-coded wristband in case you get separated.
  • Time Traveler: The World's Fastest, Steepest, & Tallest Spinning coaster is now open.
  • Outlaw Run: The world’s only looping wooden roller coaster.
  • Fireman’s Landing Family Adventure area - ideal for ages 3 to 93.

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Insights from Tripster's own team members

Ashley C.

Silver Dollar City's Old Fashioned Christmas is a must-do during the holidays!

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Kevin W. Chief Creative Officer

A lot of fantastic rides for kids plus some world-class roller coasters.

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Description

from Silver Dollar City
Branson’s #1 attraction, Silver Dollar City is an internationally-awarded 1880s-style theme park that features over 40 thrilling rides & attractions including Time Traveler® - the world’s fastest, steepest and tallest spinning coaster!

Prepare to embark on the ride of a century as Time Traveler launches adventurers twice and flips them upside down three times, with 360-degree views, while rotating through the sky!

Enjoy even more adrenaline-inducing adventures on thrill rides and roller coasters including Outlaw Run®, WildFire®, PowderKeg®, The Giant Barn Swing and more. You’ll find fun for all ages in the themed ride areas Fireman’s Landing and The Grand Exposition as well as aboard family favorites like the Frisco Silver Dollar Line Steam Train.

With more than 40 thrilling rides and attractions, Silver Dollar City placed fourth in a USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice poll for the nation's top amusement park.

Silver Dollar City is also home to world-class festivals and events from The Festival of Wonder in the spring to the acclaimed An Old Time Christmas®. Plus, tour Marvel Cave, one of Missouri’s deepest caverns, experience award-winning dining throughout the park, explore over 60 unique shops and see daily demonstrations from Silver Dollar City’s 100 resident craftsmen.

“One of America’s Top 10 Parks” – Fodor’s Travel


Tripster Customer Reviews

505 Reviews
Wendy K.
Lincoln, NE
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"So Many fun Festivals!"
February 2020 NEW
We visited as a family for the holiday lights festival, and it was such a wonderful time to visit. Great shows (love the living nativity), magical lights and fun parades. We visited again last year for the pumpkin fest and although it was fun too, the crowds were terrible. We would definitely visit again for the holiday lights festival!!
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Tip: There is so much to do that it's worth getting the two day pass. Definitely visit Marvel Cave.

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JAMES T.
CA
2 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Big crowds but still a fabulous holiday destination"
January 2020
We loved all the Christmas lights and decorations throughout the park. We also appreciated how the park endeavours to keep Christ in Christmas.
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Tip: Food and drink can be a little pricey

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Kimberly Moon
Huttig, AR
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Silver Dollar City in Lights"
December 2019
This is the first time visiting Silver Dollar City during the Christmas season. I had always heard how beautiful the lights were. Well, it didn’t disappoint. The lights were absolutely beautiful and more than I anticipated and the huge tree coming into the park was phenomenal. The shows that were put on at different times throughout the day were also great. Very talented people. The park also shares the true meaning of Christmas that being the birth of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. If you want to see beautiful lights and wonderful shows and know the true meaning of Christmas put this on your bucket list. You will not be disappointed. Merry Christmas!
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Tip: Check the weather and the park schedule.

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Penny Bowers
Aurora, IL
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Wonderful place!!!!!"
December 2019
We live out of state and this is the second year we came back twice. A seasons pass is the way to go as you get other discounts also. We come to Branson two weeks in a year when we get a pass and go twice during each week. The shops, crafts, music, and food are great! We intend to come back again!
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Tip: A lot of hilly walking, the lines for some of the shows are quite long.

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Tripster Customer
Lumberton, MS
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Awesome!"
December 2019
SDC, is a must when visiting Branson, especially at Christmas. The park atmosphere with the crisp air and the 6.5 million lights is beautiful, pictures do not do it justice. My teenage boys love the roller coasters but mostly we appreciate the way the park shares the love of Jesus. Please visit this place, if you haven’t. You will not be sorry! Merry Christmas.
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Tracy Leah Bahs
Excelsior Springs , MO
4 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Outstanding"
December 2019
Loved everything especially the big Christmas tree??
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Christy P.
Rison, AR
2 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Beautiful at Christmas!"
December 2019
We visited during a holiday weekend. The park was very busy, but everything flowed smoothly and lines for rides moved at a decent pace. The lights were beautiful!!! Some of the staff could definitely be more cordial. They can be very rude at times! If you spend a full day in the park, be prepared to pay for over-priced park food/drinks. We bought two pizzas and drinks and spent over $80! Overall, it's a great time and definitely worth a visit!!
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Debbie Foote
Pleasant Hill, MO
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Thanksgiving at Silver Dollar City"
December 2019
Silver Dollar City was gorgeous! Soooo many lights. Two day passes were perfect. Parking on day after Thanksgiving was perfect. The next day was horrific. All lots were full. Had to circle and circle and circle for at least 45 minutes
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Tip: Everything inside was great!

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TripAdvisor Reviews
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genem951
Saint Louis, Missouri
"Christmas Show and Food Service Nightmares"
TripAdvisor user rating 1 out of 5
Reviewed February 15, 2020 NEW
Got in line for a Christmas show 40 minutes before the doors opened, guessing maybe 50-60 people in front of us. When they opened the doors to the Opera house it was Already Full, we just barely got in. There were a lot of families with kids behind us that waited 30+ minutes in line and never got in. Terrible way to treat customers by letting 200+ "friends" in the back door. Waited about 15 minutes for a grilled cheese sandwich and found a seat next to the skillet food stand. Guessing people were in the skillet line 20+ minutes to get food and a $5.00 Coke. Sitting there I noticed a line of people with food trays and children Waiting to Pay for their food. There were 18 people in line to pay and only 1 register being operated by someone with no idea how it worked, Terrible way to treat customers, especially families with hungry young children. The Pay Parking lot is terrible: long line to get in, much longer line to get out, and a long walk. Just shows that the people who hand out travel awards have Never Actually Visited Silver Dollar City.
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msmithtlh
Tallahassee, Florida
"Always a favorite in Branson"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed February 13, 2020 NEW
Went the 1st time many years ago, and have come back on 3 trips. I love watching the craftsmen and women as they work. It is what makes this place special.
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KENTB551
Lansing
"Visit and re-visit different seasons"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed February 12, 2020 NEW
My wife and I especially appreciate the shows... way more than the rides. And it's nice that there is variety and that the shows change to suit the different seasons. Worth getting the Season Pass.
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aduchinsky15
O'Fallon, Missouri
"Amazing time!!"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed February 11, 2020 NEW
Had the greatest time! I absolutely love all the shopping and rides. The rides blew me away! I've been going to silver Dollar city my whole life and it gets better each time. The park is well staffed with friendly people.
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SadieReese
Columbus, Ohio
"Christmas 2020"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed February 01, 2020 NEW
We got to Branson after Christmas with our family so we could enjoy SDC Christmas. Loved it, both Broadway style shows are worth standing in line for more than hour. 8 ft Christmas tree lighting with talking about Christ was the best part. My sister and her husband were able to get here to enjoy with us on 12/31. They missed the train ride & Christ centered songs for tree lighting. But got to enjoy the fresh cinnamon rolls & coffee, able to take with them cinnamon apple bread & eat at Millie’s Buffet. Got me a leather belt from leather shop. Thank you my husband & I have our season tickets for next yr. God Bless! Was a little hectic to be at the tree lightening & stay for parade learned to do parade another time.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Silver Dollar City


How long should I plan to stay at Silver Dollar City?
It depends - there is so much entertainment to experience. We recommend at least one entire day. Two days during our festivals.

What is Silver Dollar City's Trailblazer pass?
Blaze a trail through your favorite Silver Dollar City rides with the Trailblazer Pass! Each pass is only $35 + tax, and is good for use up to 8 times for one single day!

When you purchase the pass, you’ll get to go straight to the front of the line at Outlaw Run, PowderKeg, Wildfire, FireFall, The Giant Barn Swing, Thunderation, Fire In The Hole, Lost River of the Ozarks, Frisco Silver Dollar Line Steam Train, Tom & Huck's RiverBlast and American Plunge. Please note, the Trailblazer Pass is good for only use on Outlaw Run. Stop at the Cave Information Desk (located in the Hospitality House) on your way into the park to purchase your pass. T
he quantity of Trailblazer Passes issued each day is limited, and passes are available for purchase on a first-come, first-served basis.

Are coolers allowed at Silver Dollar City?
Small coolers are allowed at the park.

Is a senior ticket available at a lower price?
Senior rates are not available at this time. 

If my child is three years or younger are they admitted to free to the park?
Yes! Children age 3 and younger are admitted free of charge.

Are strollers, wheelchairs, lockers, and electric carts available at Silver Dollar City?
Strollers and lockers are available to rent at the park on a first-come basis for a nominal fee. Wheelchairs and electric convenience vehicles (ECV's) are available for rent at the park on a first-come basis for a fee. Advance reservations are recommended by calling the park directly.

  • Wheelchair Price: Electric $42.50, Push $12.00
  • Lockers: $5 per day, $8 for family size
  • Strollers: Single $15.00 full day, Double $20.00 full day

How large is Silver Dollar City?
Right now the park is over 61 acres.

Do you serve alcoholic beverages?
We do not serve alcohol and do not allow it on our premises.

Is smoking allowed at Silver Dollar City?
Smoking is allowed only in designated smoking areas. For the convenience of smokers and non-smokers alike, 14 designated smoking areas are located as indicated on the park map.

Do you have a dress code?
Silver Dollar City is a family-friendly environment and requires appropriate dress. Although some of our rides and attractions may get you wet, we request that swimsuits be limited to children 8 and under only. While on rides, children 8 and under will be asked to wear shorts over swimwear; all others wearing swimsuits will be required to wear an appropriate coverup at all times. Guests wearing clothing that may be offensive or inappropriate (including profanity or suggestive material) will be asked to change. Shirts & shoes must be worn at all times. The use of shoes with built-in skates or wheels is prohibited. We reserve the right to refuse admission to anyone not properly attired, and appreciate your help in keeping our City a great place for families to visit.

Are cameras and video cameras permitted on park and at the shows?
Yes, in all areas of the park.

My spouse and I have difficulty with walking for long periods of time. Will we enjoy the park?
The park terrain does have some hills. Many activities are at the bottom of the park so you may want to rent an electric cart. However, we do provide numerous benches and shaded areas throughout the park.

Do you have plenty of parking available? Do you charge for parking?
There are plenty of free parking spaces available at Silver Dollar City. At most parking locations, a tram or bus will pick you up and take you to the admission gate. Parking for guests with disabilities is available to those with a permanent or temporary disabled parking tag, located close to the main admission gates, and next to the conveyance pick-up in parking lots 2, 4 and 5.

You can also purchase Preferred Parking to be closer to Silver Dollar City's front gate, allowing you to get from your car to the park easily, and also gives you quick access to your vehicle throughout the day. Located at Stop 1 on the map, Preferred Parking is available for both automobiles and motorcycles. Preferred Parking is only $15 (per day). Season Pass Preferred Parking is $10 (per day).

Get even closer to the front gate when you purchase Premier Parking, which is just steps away from the main entrance. Premier Parking is only $50 (per day) but has limited availability.

Parking for extended vehicles including RVs, campers, and vehicles pulling boat or cargo trailers is just $15 (per day)

Do you have rides for children?
Yes. The Grand Exposition and Fireman's Landing are two play areas designed specifically for children.

Are loose articles allowed on the rides?
Loose articles are not permitted on most rides. (This includes: hats, purses, cell phones, cameras, bags, personal electronics, pocket change, keys, etc.) Waist or fanny packs are not permitted on The GIANT Swing, PowderKeg, Thunderation or Wildfire. We recommend you leave valuables with a non-rider or secure them in a park locker, available for rent. Unsecured storage bins are available at most rides, however, Silver Dollar City cannot take responsibility for lost, stolen or damaged articles. Articles taken on WaterWorks Waterboggan, Lost River of the Ozarks, and the American Plunge will get very wet.

Are there ride restrictions?
For your safety, some rides have height, size and health restrictions. In the event of inclement weather, some rides close when the temperature drops below a specific degree. You can view the ride temperatures at the entrance of the park.

What are the weather guidelines for rides and attractions?
We value your safety at Silver Dollar City. In the event of occasional inclement weather we adhere to the following guidelines listed below. During these times we invite you to visit indoor attractions, shops or restaurants until weather passes. Temperature At Which Each Ride/Attraction Closes:

  • 32 degrees: Fire-in-the-Hole*, Fireman's Flyer, High-Low Silos, Thunderation,
  • 34 degrees: Outlaw Run®**
  • 35 degrees: Electro Spin, Elephant March, Fire Spotter, Fire Wagon Frenzy, Happy Frogs, Ladybugs, Lucky's Dizzy Dogs, Magnificent Wave Carousel, Mighty Galleon, Racing Regatta, Royal Tea Party, Up The Ladder, Wings of Wonder
  • 38 degrees: FireFall, The Giant Barn Swing
  • 40 degrees: PowderKeg®, WildFire®
  • 42 degrees: Grand Exposition Coaster

*Fire-in-the-Hole will not operate when temperatures reach 32 degrees or less inside the ride building.
**Outlaw Run® will not begin operating for the day unless temperature reaches 37 degrees.

Do we need tickets for the shows at Silver Dollar City?
No. At Silver Dollar City your gate admission ticket covers all rides and shows. All shows occur several times during the day and are available on a first-come, first-seated basis. A listing of show descriptions and times is available at the front gate entrance. Don't forget to stay after the park closes for our night show in the outdoor Echo Hollow Amphitheater, weather permitting.

Do you serve a breakfast?
Yes. April through October, starting one hour prior to park opening, there is a buffet breakfast, available at Molly’s Mill Restaurant.

Does my ticket include the shows, Marvel Cave tour and rides?
Yes. You only pay for your food or merchandise items you choose to purchase.

My children already have a ticket to enter the park. What age can they enter the park without an adult?
Children 15 years and under must be accompanied by an adult while visiting Silver Dollar City.

Can I bring my pet on park?
Only service animals are allowed on park.

Does Silver Dollar City have pet facilities?
No, unfortunately Silver Dollar City does not have pet facilities. However, the following is a list of area kennels.
  • Adam's Animal Inn - 417-581-8946 - Ozark, Missouri
  • Allphin Veterinary Clinic - 417-272-8000 - Branson West, Missouri
  • Barking Palace Pet Salon - 417-739-4191 - Reeds Spring, Missouri
  • Branson Pet Resort - 417-335-6045 - Branson, Missouri
  • Camp Little Paws - 417-335-6800 - Branson, Missouri
  • Happy Hollow Pet Lodge - 417-581-7983 - Ozark, Missouri
  • Ozark Crest Kennels - 417-725-2121 - Nixa, Missouri
  • Paw Prints Day Care for Dogs - 417-858-6555 - Located between Branson and Eureka Springs
  • Wag-N-Tails - 417-858-2775 - Shell Knob, Missouri

Can I leave the park and be re-admitted the same day?
Yes. Silver Dollar City allows re-admittance so guests can feel free to come and go from the park.

Why do my Silver Dollar City E-Tickets only have one name listed on them?
The name on the E-Ticket is the primary ticket holder but the tickets are valid for all within your party. 

When does my second day of my two day Silver Dollar City ticket expire? 
When using your second day of entry for Silver Dollar City, you have five days from the first day of entry to use the second day.