Silver Dollar City Southern Gospel Picnic

Music rings through the Ozarks mountains August 25 – September 5 in Branson.


Southern gospel music will always ring out in the Ozarks’ hills. From our country churches and county fairs to the grand stages, reunions and family picnics, we sing. Silver Dollar City hosts the largest Southern Gospel gathering ever, August 25 – September 5.

Southern Gospel Picnic

A great family time for performers and guests at Silver Dollar City's Southern Gospel Picnic. photo by SDC

Hear performances from the most famous names in southern gospel music, like The Chuck Wagon Gang and The Blackwood Brothers. In the evening see the Southern Gospel Nights in Echo Hollow® concert series each evening during the festival.

This complete list of performers includes those appearing in Echo Hollow® Amphitheatre for Southern Gospel Nights.

More to doShowboat Branson Belle – The Showboat Branson Belle cruises Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri, March 25 through December 31. Cruise schedules and information: SHOWBOAT or 800-775-BOAT (2628). If you have been to the Showboat, come back. There is an all new show, menu, and Janice Martin’s aerial acrobatics are not to be missed.

WhiteWater – Branson’s only outdoor water park. There are limitless ways to get wet. Enjoy water-blasters, 7,000 feet of slides, twisting typhoons, great geysers, lil’ soakers, lifeguards, cabanas, snacks, drinks, food. Hours and dates are on the website. Address: 3505 W Hwy 76, Branson MO 65616. Toll-Free: 8008314FUN, Phone: (417) 336-7100

Where to stay – The Wilderness Log Cabins and Campground.  Make the Wilderness your home base for a Silver Dollar City vacation. Owned and operated by Silver Dollar City. 5125 State Hwy 265, Toll-Free: (800) 477-5164, E-mail.

Where to eat – The House Of Chicken & Fixin’s
During the Southern Gospel Picnic eat at Molly’s Mill for an old-fashioned feast. Choose from our succulent Apple Butter Glazed Chicken, delicious Orange Glazed Chicken, Slow Smoked Pulled Pork or our famous golden Southern Fried Chicken with all you favorite fixin’s!

For more information about Branson/Lakes Area Convention and Visitors Bureau.  For written materials, write to Branson/Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce/CVB, PO Box 1897, Branson MO 65615.


fhundreds of performers will take the stage during the Southern Gospel Picnic. photo SDC