Silver Dollar City Bluegrass and BBQ: 2024 Guide

What do you get when you mix mouthwatering food with good music? The Silver Dollar City Bluegrass and BBQ Festival!

Find your summer rhythm with the rich barbecue flavors and uplifting bluegrass music.

Back again this year, Silver Dollar City‘s 2024 Bluegrass & BBQ Festival features all the finger-licking culinary delights and toe-tapping entertainment.

Indulge in the festival’s irresistible smoked delights, from mouth-watering pulled pork to bold, flavor-packed slow-cooked ribs.

But the delights do not end at the BBQ; prepare to be entertained with lively performances from skilled Bluegrass bands and the park’s talented performers hailing from Branson and beyond.

Mark your calendars for this unforgettable weekend packed to the brim with tantalizing eats and captivating tunes.

Follow along as we share all about the mouthwatering barbecue and exciting happenings at the annual Branson Bluegrass Festival: Silver Dollar City Bluegrass and BBQ.

What’s Cooking at SDC: Bluegrass and BBQ Festival Date

The lively strains of Bluegrass and the aroma of BBQ will fill Silver Dollar City from May 2, 2024, through May 27, 2024.

Silver Dollar City: A Haven for Bluegrass & BBQ Enthusiasts

Experience the best of the Bluegrass & BBQ Festival at 399 Silver Dollar City Pkwy, Branson, MO 65616, United States.

Harmony and Smokin’ Good Time: Bluegrass and BBQ Festival Highlights

Slow-Smoked BBQ

If you’ve had the pleasure of experiencing the Silver Dollar City Bluegrass Festival 2023, then you’re no stranger to the superior quality of their BBQ.

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With plenty of pitmasters joining the Bluegrass and BBQ Silver Dollar City festival, you’ll taste everything from slow-smoked chicken and savory brisket to pulled pork and other smoky indulgences. Reserve your hunger to sample and enjoy all the flavors.

Silver Dollar City Bluegrass BBQ Festival 2024 Lineup

Find yourself at the epicenter of bluegrass music if you happen to attend SDC Bluegrass and BBQ 2024.

If you had a blast with the Silver Dollar City Bluegrass Festival 2023 lineup, brace yourself for more thrill this year.

Bluegrass band standing playing their instruments at the Bluegrass and BBQ Festival in Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri, USA
photo credit: Silver Dollar City via Facebook

Catch the shows of some of the hottest musicians from the Bluegrass lineup and family bands during the delicious event, including the following talents:

  • Donna Ulisse

May 2, 2024

  • Mike Mitchell Band

May 2 – 3, 2024

  • Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out

May 2 – 3, 2024

  • The Baker Family

May 2 – 6, 10 – 13, 16 – 20 & 27, 2024

  • Rick Faris

May 3 – 4, 2024

  • Nick Chandler & Delivered

May 5 – 6, 2024

  • Kenny & Amanda Smith

May 5 – 6, 2024

  • Danny Paisley

May 6, 2024

  • Lori King & Junction 63

May 9 – 10, 2024

  • Monroe Crossing

May 9 – 10, 2024

  • Nothin’ Fancy

May 9 – 10, 2024

  • Carson Peters & Iron Mountain

May 9 – 11, 2024

  • Casey & The Attaboys

May 11 – 12, 2024

  • Rhonda Vincent & the Rage

May 11 – 13, 2024

  • The Waddington Brothers

May 12 – 13, 2024

  • Authentic Unlimited

May 16 – 17, 2024

  • The Po’ Ramblin’ Boys

May 16 – 17, 2024

  • The Price Sisters

May 16 – 17, 2024

  • Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers

May 18, 2024

  • The Grascals

May 19 – 20, 2024

  • Greg Blake & Hometown

May 19 – 20, 2024

  • Seth Mulder & Midnight Run

May 19 – 20, 2024

  • Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper

May 23 – 24, 2024

  • The Kody Norris Show

May 23 – 24, 2024

  • The SteelDrivers

May 25, 2024

  • The Little Roy & Lizzy Show

May 26 – 27, 2024

  • Special Consensus

May 26 – 27, 2024

Always check the Silver Dollar City calendar to be updated on the show schedule and any information.

NEW Youth in Bluegrass Showcase

Join the upcoming five-day bonanza that centers around the most vibrant youth bands in the bluegrass genre! They’re calling out to all bands with members aged 21 and under to send in an audition video.

This band contest is your chance to virtually compete with top bands from across the country for an exclusive opportunity to perform on stage at Silver Dollar City during the Bluegrass & BBQ Festival 2024.

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The top ten bands will be selected for a paid gig of performing three sets on stage at Silver Dollar City – do not miss this high-stakes showdown at our 2024 Bluegrass Festival Branson MO.

Submit your band entry now! Postal entries should be marked by March 8, 2024, and email entries must land in the inbox by March 14, 202.

Bluegrass & BBQ 2024 Festival Tickets

All Silver Dollar City Bluegrass and BBQ Festival events are included with your general SDC tickets.

The Silver Dollar City Parking Guide

A parking area is conveniently positioned near the main entrance of Silver Dollar City, designed to accommodate both vehicles and motorcycles.

Also, the Prime Parking spot, which is a stone’s throw away from the main gateway, offers premium convenience for festival-goers.

  • Preferred Parking $20
  • Premier Parking $60

Don’t forget that availability might be restricted due to the immense popularity. Plus, one of the perks of visiting Silver Dollar City is their complimentary parking. They also provide the luxury of tram services that ferry you straight to the theme park’s entry.

Nearby Hotels and Lodging

After eating, drinking, and dancing your way through the day at the award-winning theme park, it’ll be time to rest your tired bones at one of these discount hotels:

Other Attractions in Branson

From morning to night, Branson is bursting with entertainment. After your day full of eating BBQ nachos and jamming out at the Silver Dollar City Bluegrass and BBQ 2024 event, there’s even more fun to be had in the city.

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Plan your day perfectly by following the Silver Dollar City Bluegrass and BBQ schedule. Complete your vacation itinerary with these other fun attractions:

Feel the Pulse of Bluegrass Music Amid BBQ Sizzles at the SDC Festival

What’s better than a festival offering finger-licking smoked meats and refreshing drinks? A festival that also features the most talented Bluegrass names all over the country!

Get ready to mark your calendars, folks! The grand return of the Silver Dollar City Bluegrass and BBQ Festival promises a line-up that’s an absolute treat for both your ears and taste buds.

With a mantra of no shortage of fun or flavors, you’ll be sure to indulge in both the great music and the gastronomic delights that this festival has to offer.

Prepare yourself for an immersive experience in the cultural richness that Silver Dollar City offers. The multitude of bluegrass tunes and BBQ flavors will be the highlight of your summer. Once your taste buds have savored the Bluegrass BBQ Fest 2024, you will be in no doubt about its deliciousness.

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So, don’t wait. Secure your Silver Dollar City tickets today to ensure your presence at this musical feast.

And remember, an event like this warrants more than a day trip. Extend your visit and relish the overall experience with a meticulously planned vacation package.

That way, you can enjoy a full-fledged Branson escape, making the most of your time at the Silver Dollar City Bluegrass and BBQ Festival.


Start Date:

May 2, 2024

End Date:

May 27, 2024



Silver Dollar City Events

399 Silver Dollar City Pkwy
Branson, MO 65616 United States


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