As the Southern Gospel Picnic is set to wrap up on September 7, it is time to look ahead to the next scheduled festival of Silver Dollar City. The National Harvest Festival is set to begin on September 12 and run to October 31.
The National Harvest Festival features over 500 artisans and musicians to celebrate American craftsmanship. A variety of craftsman will be at the park each Wednesday through Sunday providing demonstrations, lectures, and more. Everything from watercolor to jewelry making to wood carving can be found during the festival.
The festival also has several other events taking place. The Salute to the Great American Cowgirl will take place September 12 to 27. This event celebrates the life of traditional cowgirls and their history in America. This tribute includes a performance by the All American Cowgirl Chicks and an exhibit of photography.
Also taking place during the festival is the Missouri’s Best showcase of local and state craftsman. The World Bird Sanctuary from St. Louis will be on hand with demonstrations, and other exhibits of this section include Best of Missouri Hands and Rural Missouri Showcase. These exhibits can be found September 30 to October 31.
In addition to all of these special events, Silver Dollar City still has the great food and rides that visitors love. During the National Harvest Festival, guests can find regional cuisine throughout the park at Taste of America. Guests can find regional favorites from the Heartland, the Frontier, and the Southwest. For those with a sweet tooth, many desserts can be found at Cowboy’s Favorite Desserts.
To find more information and a complete schedule for Silver Dollar City’s National Harvest Festival, visit its official Web site.
To purchase your Silver Dollar City tickets for this great event, visit BransonShows.com or call 1-800-987-9852. BransonShows.com is also your one-stop destination for all things Branson, including lodging, activities, and show tickets.