Weather Guidelines For Rides
We value your safety at Silver Dollar City. In the event of occasional inclement weather we adhere to the following guidelines listed below. During these times we invite you to visit indoor attractions, shops or restaurants until weather passes. Thank you for your cooperation!
Temperature At Which Each Ride/Attraction Closes:
|Fireman's Flyer||32 degrees|
|High-Low Silos*||32 degrees|
|Outlaw Run®**||34 degrees|
|Electro Spin||35 degrees|
|Elephant March||35 degrees|
|Fire Spotter||35 degrees|
|Fire Wagon Frenzy||35 degrees|
|Happy Frogs||35 degrees|
|Lucky's Dizzy Dogs||35 degrees|
|Magnificent Wave Carousel||35 degrees|
|Mighty Galleon||35 degrees|
|Racing Regatta||35 degrees|
|Royal Tea Party||35 degrees|
|Up The Ladder||35 degrees|
|Wings of Wonder||35 degrees|
|The Giant Barn Swing||38 degrees|
|Grand Exposition Coaster||42 degrees|
**Outlaw Run® will not begin operating for the day unless temperature reaches 37 degrees.
Lightning Within 10 Miles Of The Park
The operation of the following rides/attractions will be suspended until lightning is no longer present for at least 15 minutes after the last lightning strike as monitored on park radar by our safety specialists: Frisco Silver Dollar Line Steam Train, FireFall, The Giant Barn Swing, Magnificent Wave Carousel, Grand Expo Coaster, Marvel Cave, Outlaw Run®, PowderKeg®, Thunderation and WildFire®.
Lightning Within 5 Miles Of The Park
IN ADDITION TO THE RIDES LISTED ABOVE IN THE LIGHTNING GUIDELINE, the operation of the following rides/attractions will be suspended until lightning is no longer present for at least 15 minutes after the last lightning strike as monitored on park radar by our safety specialists: Grand Exposition: Electro Spin, Happy Frogs, Ladybugs, Wings Of Wonder, Elephant March, Mighty Galleon, Racing Regatta and Royal Tea Party; Half Dollar Holler: Tree Top Trail, Hugo & Mary's Carousel & Sand Play Area; Fireman's Landing®: Fire Spotter, Fire Wagon Frenzy, Firefighter's Fire Drill, Firefighter's Junior Fire Escape, Fireman's Flyer, Up The Ladder, Lucky's Dizzy Dogs; and High-Low Silos.
The following rides will not operate if sustained winds last for more than 15 minutes beyond 40 mph: Fireman's Flyer, Outlaw Run®, PowderKeg®, Thunderation and WildFire®.
35 mph: The Giant Barn Swing and High-Low Silos. 30 mph: Magnificent Wave Carousel.
The following rides will not operate if any form of precipitation is present: Electro Spin, Grand Expo Coaster, Mighty Galleon and PowderKeg®.
Sunny Day Guarantee: If you experience 90 minutes of continuous rain or weather interruption that restricts rides, attractions and your fun at Silver Dollar City, please stop by Guest Relations before you leave Silver Dollar City to receive a complimentary return ticket valid for any 2017 operating day. Season pass holders, if you used a Guest Voucher, we will trade your guest voucher for another visit. Please note: Some restrictions apply.