News by ‘Shavethewhales’

Park Updates and Photos – Aug. 2010

IMG_1021 [Editor's note: This gallery was originally added to SDCFans in 2010 and has been moved to the new format of the site in 2014] [Show slideshow] 1234567►

Silver Dollar City Hits Single Day Attendance Record

Silver Dollar City had more bodies come through its gates on August 2, 2014 than on any other date in its 54-year operating history. The park had 24,000 visitors that day, topping out a week that saw over 100,000 visit the park. Attendance was driven...

Waterboggin/Splash Harbor Demolition

decon_thm [Editor's note: This gallery was originally submitted to SDCFans in 2010 and has been moved to the new format of the site in 2014] The back side of Silver Dollar City is suddenly a whole lot emptier. Two large and popular attractions have suddenly been...

Park & Construction Update – 7/19/09

IMG_0710 [Editor's note: This gallery was originally submitted to SDCFans in 2009 and has been moved to the new format of the site in 2014] Well, it’s been a crazy, busy year for me, but I did finally manage to make it to the park this...

Silver Dollar City Announces ‘Fireman’s Landing’

photo-aerial-v2 The day we have been waiting for has finally arrived, and Silver Dollar City’s 2015 plans are now public for all to see. Geyser Gulch’s replacement is a new area dubbed ‘Fireman’s Landing’, which features a new playhouse featuring many of the old Geyser Gulch...

An Old Time Christmas 2008

decorations [Editor's note: This gallery was originally submitted to SDCFans in 2008 and has been moved to the new format of the site in 2014] These photos are from Black Friday 2008, typically one of the most crowded days of SDC’s calendar. Even with throngs of...

Branson Landing Extension Proposed

HCW Development, LLC, the development group behind Branson Landing, has submitted new plans to the city of Branson to add new store space to the far north side of the property. Rather than extend the frontage along Branson Landing’s urban pedestrian street, this development seems...

Curtains Close on Geyser Gulch

IMG_2638 Geyser Gulch will close forever at the end of the day today. A new set of attractions, to be announced on August 13, will revitalize the area in 2015. The gigantic playhouse and lakefront novelties have been apart of SDC since 1997 when it debuted...

Park/Construction Update – Sept. 28, 2009

harvestfest1 [Editor's note: This gallery was originally submitted to SDCFans in 2009 and has been moved to the new format of the site in 2014] Wow, it took me a full year to finally get an official SDCF park update. Sorry guys, I’ve just been so...

2009 Project Upate 7-25-09

TSL 7 [Editor's note: This gallery was originally submitted to SDCFans in 2009 and has been moved to the new format of the site in 2014] The Landing is getting pretty barren, with the exception of a few left-over buildings and the old water effects. The old...