Branson’s world-famous theme park, Silver Dollar City, has been offering loads of fun for 2018, especially with their new record-breaking Time Traveler spinning coaster -- now they’re announcing a hot lineup of classic concert acts! The first two weekends in June will be filled with hits from the 60s, 70s, and 80s, along with other great music. Five world-famous classic acts that gave us scores of huge hits are on the show roster, along with a popular band that covers the most memorable music of the 80s. This fabulous concert series is free to anyone with their Silver Dollar City park admission! The concerts are held in the Echo Hollow Amphitheatre, and all shows begin at 7:00 p.m.
First up, Members Only kicks off the series on Friday, June 1. This sensational cover tribute band rocks out like nobody’s business! Very popular here in the Branson area, these guys tackle the most notable songs from the 80s, and leave audiences beggin’ for more everywhere they go!
On Saturday, June 2, the incomparable Three Dog Night takes the stage. They racked up an incredible number of hit songs, including those that topped the charts - “Mama Told Me Not to Come,” “Black and White,” and the unforgettable “Joy to the World,” the song that Billboard Magazine rated the #1 song for all of 1971.
Sunday, June 8 brings out Exile! Their impressive collection of chart-toppers began with the megahit “Kiss You All Over;” they went on to nab #1 status with “I Don’t Want To Be a Memory,” “Crazy for Your Love,” and “She’s a Miracle” among many others.
The following Friday - June 8 - puts the Atlanta Rhythm Section on stage. In addition to their hit song “Spooky,” this popular southern rock group had Top Ten hits with “So Into You” and “Imaginary Lover,” and nabbed a platinum album with “Champagne Jam,” in addition to two certified gold albums.
Saturday, June 9 welcomes the brilliant Blood, Sweat & Tears! This Grammy-winning group’s roster of hits includes “Spinning Wheel,” “And When I Die,” and “You’ve Made Me So Very Happy” - all three of these memorable songs hit the Top 5 on the music charts.
The Buckingham’s round out the series with a concert on Sunday, June 10. Their solid list of hits includes “Don’t You Care,” “Susan,” “Mercy, Mercy, Mercy,” “Hey Baby (They’re Playing Our Song,)” and they’re chart-topping signature song, “Kind of a Drag.”
This phenomenal Summer Concert Series kicks off Silver Dollar City’s Star-Spangled Summer, a huge family-centered festival that includes the Stunt Dog Extravaganza, champion cloggers, cartoon character meet-and-greets, and the international touring a capella group, Rockapella. Oh, and we can’t forget - the world’s fastest, steepest, and tallest complete-circuit spinning coaster - “Time Traveler” - is saving a ride back in time just for you! And don’t forget the scores of other great coasters, like the exciting Outlaw Run, and more rides, delicious eats and treats, and fun shopping found at Silver Dollar City, not to mention other neat stuff you’ll encounter just about everywhere you look!
For Silver Dollar City theme park passes, give us a call at 877-688-3179 - we’ll get you hooked up and ready to ride!