Imagination comes to life at National Kids Fest NOW-July 24
BRANSON, Mo., June 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Kicking off summer with a bang, silver dollar city National Kids Fest brings two new icons of entertainment to the internationally award-winning 1880s-style theme park located in Branson, Missouri. The National Kids Fest is now running through July 24 and features new productions created for Silver Dollar City. A headliner is the great circus itself, Nik Wallenda, who is presenting the epic show never seen before, by Nik Wallenda Zirkus. Another, for preschoolers, is Chuggington Adventure DepotA fully immersive interactive playland adventure that brings the hit animated series “Chuggington” to life with your favorite characters, locations and more.
Daredevils beware, as excitement has few limits with seventh-generation circus royalty and the king of the tightrope. Nik Wallenda taking center stage. The famous Nik Wallenda go back to silver dollar city About a decade after his unprecedented stunt, the iron jawwhen dangling from the jaw of a helicopter 200 feet up silver dollar city. This time, the Wallenda family brings a variety of talents as they perform great deeds in the new by Nik Wallenda Zirkus, which is ‘circus’ in his native German language. Created exclusively for silver dollar city, by Nik Wallenda Zirkus features high-altitude stunts, aerial stunts, human pyramids, bike tricks, and dangerous tightrope acts. The theme, Wallenda says, “The impossible is possible. We want to present an inspiring message that ‘I can do anything if I put my mind to it.’ We hope that guests will come in impressed and leave inspired,” Wallenda said.
The little ones climb on the railings in the Chuggington Adventure Depot as they climb aboard their own apprentice Chugger, chosen from the modern and colorful fleet of locomotives. In the interactive adventure, an animated ‘Conductor’ helps guide the exploratory fun as kids travel through a wall-to-wall recreation of the town of Chuggington, free to play and encouraging active participation as “follow the leader”, “reverse chug” and “dance party”. Preschoolers gather and dance along with their Chugger friends like Wilson, Brewster and Koko and explore favorite Chuggington haunts including The Roundhouse, The Ice Cream Factory and The Repair Shed, all from the popular World Series. produced by Herschend Entertainment Studios.
“As the first of its kind, the new Chuggington Adventure Depot opens, we celebrate a collaboration between Herschend Entertainment Studios, which specializes in content creation, and silver dollar cityexcelling at bringing colorful family fun to life,” said Natalia Seton, vice president of partnerships, licensing and content distribution for Herschend Entertainment Studios. “We’re so excited to see kids’ faces light up as they explore the World of Chuggington. This is our first opportunity to present the television series in a powerfully imaginative way where the world of Chuggington comes to life for our fans, which allows them to create their own adventure with our beloved ‘Chuggers.'”
There’s more summer fun with 40 rides and attractions, including world-class roller coasters like 2015 Guinness world record Automatic switch, Outlaw careerfor the steepest drop on a wooden roller coaster; Time TravelerAmerica’s fastest, steepest, and tallest spinning roller coaster and Mystical river falls with the highest drop on a raft ride in the Western Hemisphere. guests can taste silver dollar city foodie favorites with a ‘summer tasting passport’ that includes specialty funnel cakes, homemade artisanal ice cream cones and the city’s legendary pans. Artisans, demonstrating throughout the park, teach children and families the ways of yesteryear in a fun way, all designed to make memories worth repeating for generations to come.
On silver dollar city: silver dollar citythe 1880s-style theme park located in the Ozark Mountains near branson, is internationally awarded for its excellence in theme, presentation and operations. The picturesque tree-lined “City” was founded on the massive National Monument, the great wonder cave, and offers 40 rides and attractions, a demonstration craft colony with 100 strong artisans, and hosts 10 world-class festivals and events featuring a variety of entertainment in addition to live concerts. Home to several record-breaking roller coasters, comfort foods are in high demand with a heavy emphasis on specialty items and the famous cinnamon buns. National Kids Fest is presented by Arvest Bank. For more information visit www.silverdollarcity.com
About Chuggington: Enjoyed by train-loving preschoolers, Chuggington is currently airing on A-list broadcast networks and key streaming platforms in over 100 countries. Preschoolers can watch the show on Hulu, DisneyNow and YouTube, where it has logged more than a billion views and has more than 1.3 million subscribers on its US channel. Produced and distributed worldwide by Herschend Entertainment Studios, Chuggington is an animated series set in the “trentastic” world of modern, colorful locomotives. The series follows the humorous, educational and contemporary adventures of three young trainee locomotives – the eager Wilson, the daring Koko and the loyal Brewster – as they learn to ride the rails of life. The young trio of engines interact with a diverse cast of characters to learn important lessons such as teamwork, listening, perseverance, patience, self-confidence and building friendships. For more information, visit www.chuggington.com Press Contact: Hope@hopediamondpr.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
On Nik Wallenda: Featuring 11 Guinness World Records and a list of never-before-seen death-defying feats, Nik Wallenda has written his name in history as truly the “Tightrope King”. Nik has performed live in every state in the USA and all over the world. She has garnered the support of tens of millions of live viewers on network television specials on ABC, The Discovery Channel and others. From crossing the Grand Canyon and Niagara Falls to walking blindfolded between two towers in chicago, Nik epitomizes the Wallenda family legacy of “Never Giving Up” and has proven time and time again that “Fear is a Liar.” www.nikwallenda.com
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