Published: November 20, 2017
Silver Dollar City’s biggest festival is back and brighter than ever! Holiday travelers to Branson love this award-winning theme park that is currently leading the “USA Today - 10 Best Theme Partk Holiday Events – Reader’s Choice 2017” poll.
This year’s ‘An Old Time Christmas’, is bolstered by the largest lighting expansion in two decades.“Christmas in Midtown” has brought an additional 1.5 million lights to SDC, making for a total of 6.5 million lights throughout the park. Midtown includes displays that range up to nine stories high and features a giant turning globe, along with a 90 ft high Christmas tree. With 70,000 square feet and 145 miles of lights, this glorious display of lights is attracting multitudes of visitors from all across America this holiday season!
Outside of Midtown be sure to catch Rudolph’s Holly Jolly Christmas Light Parade, running twice each evening. The parade is decked out with 200,000 ultra-bright LED lights along with 45 costumed characters including Rudolph, Bumble the Abominable Snow Monster, elves, candy canes, penguins, wooden soldiers and so much more.
If you need a break from the winter weather in the Ozarks, stop and catch a show. SDC’s original musical production of “It’s a Wonderful Life” is brought to you by the park’s award-winning show creators. Voted the #1 “Inspirational Film of All Time”, you will not want to miss this excellent interpretation of a Christmas classic.
SDC has been voted one of America’s top holiday destinations by outlets like USA Today, CNN Travel, The Travel Channel, Good Morning America, The Weather Channel, Wall Street Journal and a long list of others. Come out this holiday season and to see for yourself why travelers Choose Branson during the holidays.
With 500 miles of lights, more than 1,000 decorated Christmas trees, 600 wreaths, over 3 miles of garland and 15,000 yards of ribbon - SDC is the ultimate example of an Ozark Mountain Christmas. It is one holiday tradition your family will remember and enjoy for generations!
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