Friday, September 22, 2023

Three New Top 10 Lists Add Silver Dollar City for Holiday Lights

PR NewsFile/Silver Dollar City

BRANSON, Mo., USA /PRNewswire/ — Branson, Missouri’s Silver Dollar City has been named to three national Top 10 lists for Holiday Lights: Yahoo Travel’s Top 10 Destinations for Holiday Lights, MSN’s Top 10 Extreme Holiday Lights and’s 10 Best Holiday Light Displays in the U.S.

The Yahoo Travel website describes the theme park as offering “the most gleeful glitz,” and MSN features Silver Dollar City as one of the nation’s top 10 “eye-popping” holiday light displays. describes the park as “truly an amazing sight after dark.” Noted are the park’s high tech 5-Story Special Effects Christmas Tree which blazes in synchronization to the musical movements of Christmas songs, along with an encompassing sound-and-light show on the Square; a parade with lighted floats; 1,000 decorated trees and 4 million lights throughout the park.

An Old Time Christmas has been previously profiled as one of the nation’s top holiday celebrations by USA Today, CNN Travel, The Travel Channel, Good Morning America and AOL Travel. The park was described by The Travel Channel as “the most illuminated amusement park on earth,” and by AOL Travel as “a dazzling holiday wonderland.”

In addition to the lights and light shows, the festival features the Broadway-style production A Dickens’ Christmas Carol, the interactive kids’ show Frosty, a musical Living Nativity, and holiday foods. Silver Dollar City’s An Old Time Christmas continues through Dec. 30. Information: 800-831-4FUN(386) or

Joe Kleiman
Joe Kleiman
Raised in San Diego on theme parks, zoos, and IMAX films, InPark's Senior Correspondent Joe Kleiman would expand his childhood loves into two decades as a projectionist and theater director within the giant screen industry. In addition to his work in commercial and museum operations, Joe has volunteered his time to animal husbandry at leading facilities in California and Texas and has played a leading management role for a number of performing arts companies. Joe previously served as News Editor and has remained a contributing author to InPark Magazine since 2011. HIs writing has also appeared in Sound & Communications, LF Examiner, Jim Hill Media, The Planetarian, Behind the Thrills, and MiceChat His blog, takes an unconventional look at the attractions industry. Follow on twitter @ThemesRenewed Joe lives in Sacramento, California with his wife, dog, and a ghost.

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