In the first month of the spring season, Silver Dollar City World-Fest kicks off with a bang to showcase different performances from around the world. The World Fest at the Silver Dollar City will feature over 400 performances that come from the world over. This great celebration allows visitors to enjoy a variety of world-class live entertainment shows and a variety of culinary delights of international cuisines which feature exotic dishes coming from different parts of the world. In this fantastic international event, there will be craftsmen and artisans that are sharing their skills that they have learned from the past generations.
This 2016, Silver Dollar City World-Fest is celebrated from April 7 to May 1. In this event, you will discover the colorful heritages that built a nation, right here in Branson. The largest international festival in America, World Fest is a celebration of global proportions where you will experience music and laughter as universal languages. Returning this year to the World Fest is the Cirque Zuma Zuma, an amazing African acrobatics.
A new group will also come for the first time at Silver Dollar City and direct from the rich regions of Eastern Europe, Slask, a 30-member music and dance ensemble. Other groups coming to the World Fest at Silver Dollar City include Stix on Steel with the island sounds of Trinidad & Tobago, Island Five which showcases world-champion fire knife dancers, Harpist Dearbhail in Finnegan, and Ecuador Manta and more. You will also enjoy international specialties and new dishes at Tastes of the World in the Frisco Barn.
During the celebration of the World Fest, you will discover a world of multi cultures in this biggest international festival in America. You will also have the chance to watch renown performances from Spain, Ukraine, Argentina, Ireland, the Pacific Islands, Ecuador and more. This wonderful event gives you a chance to enjoy live shows performed by entertainers from around the world which include Chinese and Kenyan acrobats, the Irish and Canadian step-dancers, Italian flag-throwers, Russian circus performers, Trinidadian drummers, and many more. This celebration of world cultures at Silver Dollar City is sure to excite all visitors where they can enjoy countless live performances and myriad shows that will surely impress them.
Some of the best performances in the World Fest include an Italian entertainment “Viva Italia” which features Sicilian soprano Cristina Corollo and tenor Aaron Caruso with their own 7-piece live band, The Gondoliers. This show features theatrical entertainment from Italy which includes stilt walkers, statues, interactive musical comedy, and colorful costumed characters. This world event also includes headline performances such as the “Rhythms of Rajasthan” from India, Diego Martin’s Footprint Folk Performers using their inspiring steel drums, the Mayorov Russian State Circus, the Russian Academic Band, and so much more.
When you visit the World Fest at the Silver Dollar City, you will not only enjoy international performances that come from all over the world but also delicious international dishes and local delicacies that are regularly served in the park.
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