Harvest Festival Silver Dollar City: 2023 Celebration Guide

Hold onto your hats, because the Harvest Festival is here to deliver epic fun! Step into a world of fall wonder with this spectacular event, where the daylight hours are dedicated to crafts. And just when you thought it couldn’t get better, the night sky ushers in Pumpkins In The City by Night – an exhibition of glowing pumpkins and endless family-friendly thrills!

Dive into the world of heritage crafts, captivating fine art, and intricate woodworking. Relish delectable creations and crown a triumphant champion when you drop by the Cowboy Camp. Plus, take the chance to meet esteemed Western authors and artists to round out your experience.

When night falls, the park takes on a whole new dimension of excitement – enjoy the thrilling rides that come alive under the twinkling stars, and then bask in the magic of massive glowing pumpkin displays.

Follow along as we uncover the fun and festivities of the Harvest Festival at Silver Dollar City.

Harvest Festival Tickets

Harvest Festival featuring Craft Days and Pumpkins in the City is included with your Silver Dollar City admission and season pass.

Package Your Silver Dollar City Tickets

Prepare for an adventure of a lifetime in Branson that’s not only packed with excitement but also designed to keep your wallet in check. Bundle your Silver Dollar City tickets with other Branson area attractions and experiences:

Harvest Festival Silver Dollar City Highlights

Craft Days

Visiting Craftsmen

Experience the artistry of a lifetime at Harvest Festival, where craftsmen from all over the nation meet to exhibit heritage crafts, woodworking, fine art, and more. Take time to explore the Square and Makers Market, where exceptional creations abound.

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Cowboy Camp

Saddle up and journey to the Cowboy Camp, where the enticing aroma of continuous chuck wagon cooking demonstrations fills the air. Get ready for a culinary clash as two chefs go head-to-head, inviting guests to savor their lip-smacking dishes and determine the ultimate victor.

knife maker in silver dollar cityCowboy Emporium

Unlock the door to literary and artistic wonders as you encounter Western authors and gifted craftsmen.

Garden of Giants

Embrace the wonder of Wilson Farm, where The Giant Swing stands tall, and celebrate the arrival of The Garden Of Giants, adding an extra layer of fun to this season’s experience. Behold the larger than life wonders named Mighty Mabel and Brutus the Vast – homegrown pumpkins that serve as the perfect backdrop for your spectacular pictures.

Tasty Fall Flavors

Culinary delights take center stage this season. Savor autumn flavors from hearty skillets to pumpkin-infused delights.

Pumpkins In the City Branson MO

Rides into the Night

When darkness falls, a new kind of magic awakens at the amusement park. Experience the thrilling sensation of flying through the night air on Time Traveler®, the fiery twists of WildFire®, and the explosive speed of PowderKeg®. Plus, don’t miss to experience the refreshing splash of the soon-to-be-open Mystic River Falls®.

Close up of the Time Traveler Coaster full of people going sideways on a sunny day at Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri, USAPumpkin Artisans

Experience a visual feast like no other as pumpkins become the canvas for intricate designs. Be wowed by the extraordinary skills of Rock On Ice artists as they shape pumpkins into unbelievable masterpieces.

More Illuminated Fun

Have a blast as you traverse from the dazzling heights of Canopy Sky to the rustic charm of Wilson’s Farm!

Foggy Hollow

Elevate your senses as you visit Foggy Hollow, where light, sound, and special effects blend in perfect harmony. Walk beneath 300 delicate light strands, kindly descending from above. It has a spanning a wide 40-foot glow in the dark pathway with strands, ranging from 15 to 35 feet, creating an enchanting avenue of luminescence. This attraction opens every evening at 5:30 pm.

Pumpkin Plaza

Pumpkin Dance Party

Be swept off your feet and enter into a world of rhythm and groove at this dance party.

Harvest Treats and Eats

Treat yourself to the delightful sensation of waffle cones, warm apple dumplings, and a collection of seasonal beverages.

A five-pumpkin formed as an owlCharacter Photo Ops

Join Peter and Penelope Pumpkin for an unforgettable encounter! Pose for pictures with these charming characters while the park’s skilled photographers create souvenirs you’ll treasure.

Harvest Festival Date and Time

Harvest Festival runs from September 15 through October 28, 2023.

Silver Dolllar City Harvest Festival Venue

Located at 399 Silver Dollar City Parkway Branson, MO 65616.

Experience Harvest Festival at Silver Dollar City

Embrace the magic of fall and frightful fun at Silver Dollar City’s Harvest Festival featuring Craft Days, a realm of crafts and artisans. Following that, take in the glow of Pumpkins in the City, a celebration of thousands of illuminated pumpkins and wholesome family enjoyment.

Don’t forget to come with your little ones as kids can do a meet and greet with Penelope and Peter Pumpkin with plenty of photo opportunities for families. In addition, feel amazed by artist Barry Brown’s unique pumpkin-carving abilities and much more.

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To enjoy all of the Harvest Festival activities and pumpkin expansion added, be sure to get your Silver Dollar City Harvest Festival 2023 passes today. Also, you can make a vacation out of it with a Silver Dollar City package.


Start Date:

September 15, 2023 @ 10:00 am CDT

End Date:

October 28, 2023 @ 9:00 pm CDT




Silver Dollar City Events

399 Silver Dollar City Pkwy
Branson, MO 65616 United States


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Written by Anne Joyce Raymundo

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2 comments about “Harvest Festival Silver Dollar City: 2023 Celebration Guide”

Jan Brown

September 25, 2022 at 1:25 pm

going to SDC Thurs, thinking of buying the tasting passport. Do you have any suggestions for largest servings , two of us will be sharing

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September 26, 2022 at 11:30 am

Hello Jan! Crossroads Pizza and Lumbercamp Falls Skillet will provide the largest portions, perfect for sharing! However, where ever you decide to dine, we suggest grabbing one main dish and a couple of sides for a more complete culinary experience at Silver Dollar City. The food is top-notch!

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