Silver Dollar City Seniors

Presented By:

Humana

Hello Silver Dollar Seniors!

 

Welcome to your insider's guide for senior couples visiting Silver Dollar City and grandparents visiting with your grandchildren! Here you'll find tips that will help you get the most out of your visit and information about don't-miss attractions.

 

Silver Dollar City combines the wholesome family fun of a major theme park with the timeless appeal of demonstrating craftsmen who are dedicated to preserving 1880s Ozarks culture. Use the handy links below to help plan your visit. 

 

 

Festivals, Shops & Attractions:

 

Demonstrating Craftsmen
Unique Shops
McHaffie's Homestead
The Wilderness Church
Festivals

 

 

Restaurants offering dietary options include:

 

Molly's Mill Restaurant

The Lucky Silver Mine

 

 

Sugar-Free Delights:

 

Brown's Candy Factory
Hannah's Ice Cream Factory

 

You can also browse our Allergen-Free Menu options for more information. Be sure to ask Silver Dollar City's helpful and courteous restaurant and concession staff about any other special dietary concerns you may have.

 

 

Tips On Visiting With Your Grandkids

 

Taking a vacation with your grandkids is a great way to have fun and strengthen family bonds! Silver Dollar City has restaurants that offer children's meals and rides and attractions the whole family will enjoy.

 

 

Family Friendly Attractions:

 

Half Dollar Holler
McHaffie's Homestead Barnyard
Oak Trail School
Grandfather's Mansion
Marvel Cave

 

 

Rides Range From Mild...

 

RiverBlast
Frisco Silver Dollar Line Steam Train
The Flooded Mine

 

 

To A Little Bit Wild!

 

Fire-In-The-Hole
Thunderation
WildFire®
PowderKeg®
The GIANT Barn Swing
Outlaw Run

 

 

Silver Dollar City Signature Shows:

 

Mean Murphy Rides Again
Hits From The Hollow

 

 

Restaurants With Great Kids Menus Include:

 

Mary's Springhouse
Lumbercamp Restaurant

 

 

 

Park Services

 

Silver Dollar City offers services, amenities and special passes designed to make your day more enjoyable. Simply click those that interest you below for more information.

 

Park Map
Strollers, Wheelchairs & ECVs
Lockers
Trailblazer Pass
Show Lover's Pass
Premium Parking

 

 

Walking Through Silver Dollar City Has Wellness Benefits

 

 

Studies have proven that walking is a valuable fitness tool, whether you're eight or eighty. For seniors, it's an effective way to lower blood sugar, reduce body fat, lower blood pressure, improve bone density and muscle tone, elevate mood and reduce the risk of heart attack or stroke.

 

While you're walking through Silver Dollar City enjoying the rides, shows and works of art, you'll burn calories without realizing it.

 

Half Mile Walking Path:

 

  • Start at the Gazebo on Silver Dollar City's Square
  • Walk down Valley Road, around Riverfront Road, up Hill Street
  • Return to the Gazebo on the Square

 

A person who weighs 150 lbs. and walks a flat surface at a pace of 30 minutes per mile will burn about 35 calories. If you factor in an incline, that same person will burn approximately 120 calories.

 

Calories Burned
Distance Pounds Flat Surface 10% Incline
0.5 miles @ 30 min. per mile 150 35 100
0.5 miles @ 30 min. per mile 175 40 120
0.5 miles @ 30 min. per mile 200 45 135

 

Walking Tips:

 

  • Wear comfortable shoes
  • Wear layered loose clothing
  • Drink plenty of water

 

We want you to feel good while you're enjoying the sights, sounds and experiences of Silver Dollar City...and burning calories!

 

Humana Information

 

Humana is an official presenting sponsor of Silver Dollar City's award-winning festivals. For more information about Humana's plans call 877.214.3503 or click here.