Saturday, November 11, 2023
Silver Dollar City - Branson, MO
Advance Registration:

ACE Member: $80.00
Non-Member: $85.00

Member SDC Passholder: $53.00
Non-Member SDC Passholder: $58.00

Runaway Mountain ERT: $6.50 per ride

Advance online registration required. Registration ends at midnight, November 4, 2023.

NOTE: There is a capacity of 250 attendees for this event.

EARLY REGISTRATION BONUS: Register before October 13 to receive an exclusive event t-shirt!

Non-members may only register to attend as the guest of a member that is also registered. Members are responsible for the actions and behavior of their guests.

Late Registration:

Late registration is not available for this event and no day of event walk-up registrations will be accepted.

The Heart of America Region's signature enthusiast event, Coaster Christmas, returns to Silver Dollar City on Saturday, November 11. Enjoy a day of festive thrills, celebrations, socialization and, of course, hearty home cookin' in a truly unforgettable setting.

We will kick the day off with park presentations plus a farewell ERT session on the original Fire in the Hole AND a behind-the-scenes tour of the NEW Fire in the Hole! Attendees will also be treated to a delicious BBQ lunch, VIP seating at one of the park's popular holiday shows (show chosen at registration), and Trailblazer Passes valid for SEVEN front of the line rides per person*! To top it off, early birds that register for the event by October 13 will receive an exclusive event t-shirt.

End the day with 6.5 million lights featuring Joy on Town Square, the popular Christmas in Midtown light spectacular and a nightly holiday light parade. Still want more? Several event add-ons are available and your admission ticket is also good for Sunday, November 12!

8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.:   Runaway Mountain Coaster ERT (optional add-on)
8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.:   Early event check-in at Runaway Mountain

8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.:   Check-in at Park Entrance
8:30 a.m.:   Group Photo at Park Entrance
8:45 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.:   Park Presentations
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.:   Final Farewell ERT on the original Fire in the Hole
11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.:   Silver Dollar City open to the public
11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.:   Lunch at Rivertown Smokehouse with 2024 culinary preview
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.: Construction tour of the NEW Fire in the Hole
Times TBD: VIP show seating (limited to 50 people per show)

1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.:   Silver Dollar City open to the public
1:30 p.m.:   Optional/informal lunch gathering at Reunion Hall (separate fee)

* Trailblazer passes good for one ride on each of the following attractions: Fire in the Hole, Frisco Silver Dollar Line, Outlaw Run, PowderKeg, Time Traveler, Thunderation, and Wildfire.

Runaway Mountain Coaster ERT
Kick off Coaster Christmas weekend with nighttime ERT on the Runaway Mountain Coaster at the Branson Mountain Adventure Park! Join us on Friday, November 10 at 8:00 p.m. for discounted rides for ACE members and guests of $6.50 plus tax per ride. Click here for more information about the Runaway Mountain Coaster.

Lodging Discount
A special discount of $10 off your room rate per night is available at the Autumn Creek Branson. Owned and operated by ACE members Mike and Rayne Ethetton, Autumn Creek offers a comfortable and affordable option close to Silver Dollar City. Discount can be claimed by calling (417) 338-2900 or, if booking online, note that you are attending Coaster Christmas and the discount will be applied at check-in.

Parking is always FREE at Silver Dollar City.

Driving Directions
Silver Dollar City is located approximately 50 miles south of Springfield, MO off of MO-76 and Indian Point Road in Branson. Click here for a map of the area.

Cancellation Policy
Refunds will not be given for this event. ACE cannot prorate fees for partial event attendance.

Other Information
Inclement weather, equipment problems or other unforeseen circumstances may affect the above schedule. The park will do its best to provide ride times and rides as listed however, this event is a cold weather event. Each ride has a specific operating temperature that must be reached in order to operate, as determined by the ride's manufacturer. The schedule of events above remains tentative and is subject to change based on the park's operational status and local health restrictions at the time of the event. E-mail regional representative Paul Drabek with additional questions.