Silver Dollar City is famous for its fabulous festivals, and in just a few short weeks KidsFest will open, providing family friendly fun to all Branson-bound families. KidsFest at Silver Dollar City is scheduled for June 6 – August 9, and promises to be the place to for fun in the sun this summer.

The festival is bringing back some park favorites, as well as introducing some new acts that are sure to amaze. The line-up for KidsFest 2009 is as follows:
Peter Gossamer: Back by popular demand, Gossamer returns with new illusions for the Silver Dollar City stage. One of the world’s greatest illusionists, Gossamer’s magic combines original concepts with comedic vignettes for a truly amazing performance. Appearing in the Opera House, everyday except Wednesdays.
JEERK!: New for the 2009 season, JEERK! is a Swedish super group that excels at skillful percussion and rhythmic dance moves. Catch this super screamin’, super stompin’, super new show in Red Gold Heritage Hall, everyday except Tuesdays.

VeggieTales Presents – The Invention of Silliness: Returning for KidsFest 2009, their newest production, “The Invention of Silliness,” takes guests on a journey with Pa Grape and pals as he tries to create the biggest and best Silly Song ever in his workshop. Sing along to your favorite songs in the Riverfront Playhouse everyday throughout the festival (except Fridays).
Kid Concoctions: Let your child’s imagination run wild at this interactive exhibit. Learn the secret recipe for Gooey Gunk and watch our experts make volcanoes. You’ll be amazed by what fun you can create with a little imagination and common household items!
KidsFest in Branson will also have Championship Cloggers, banana-split eating contests and, of course, over 30 rides and attractions for your enjoyment, including The GIANT Swing, WildFire, Thunderation and PowderKeg. Small kids will enjoy the family rides at The Grand Exposition, as well as Geyser Gulch and Splash Harbor.