Branson fun is in full swing. Remember we offer the ability to book your entire Branson vacation online with no service fees. You can book everything from Branson lodging, to shows, and attractions.
Festival of Lights in Branson
During the Christmas season, there are lots of spectacular lights all through the city. The Branson Area Festival of Lights begins November 1, 2011 and ends January 2nd, 2012. There are several light displays all around town that you can drive through, or, if you don't want to drive, you could Ride the Ducks and let them take you to the lights all over Ozark Mountain Country.
The Trail of Lights at Shepherd of the Hills
The Shepherd of the Hills Homestead is lit up with an array of gorgeous lights. Drive through in the convenience of your car then indulge in hot chocolate in the gift shop and take a ride to the top of Inspiration Tower for a beautiful view of the Branson city night lights. Located west of Branson at the Shepherd of the Hills Homestead, November 1, 2011 through January 2, 2012
Silver Dollar City's Old Time Christmas
Old Time Christmas begins November 5th at Silver Dollar City and runs through December 30th, 2011. Here you can see the miles of lights and the breathe-taking five story Christmas tree. There are also several shows like The Christmas Carol which will get your holiday off to a great start. Sit back with a cup of Hot Chocolate or Wassail and travel back in time to celebrate the holidays.
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Branson Shows and Theaters
With all the holiday festivities around town, don't forget the hundreds of live shows and theaters in Branson. Many of them incorporate a Christmas theme into their existing show in order to help you celebrate the season. Located throughout Branson town from November 1st to December 31st
Branson Christmas Shopping
Need a gift for your family or friends? Branson has many outlet malls and shops to accommodate this, as well as the new Branson Landing shopping district in historic downtown Branson.
Package available September 20 to October 31, 2011.
Normally $455 - Reduced to $379
Total Price for 2 adults, tax included
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Here is what we have found for the latest Area appreciation shows in Branson Mo. As always, you can purchase discount tickets through our website. For a complete list of Branson Show Tickets.
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Branson history from 1983 to 1991.
1983 - The Roy Clark Celebrity Theatre opens.
1987 - Box Car Willie is the first nationally known celebrity to purchase his own theater and perform on a permanent basis.
"Good Morning America" from the ABC national network does a show from Silver Dollar City. Presley's Jubilee and Baldknobber's Jamboree are fetured entertainment.
76 Music Hall opens featuring local entertainers.
1988 - Ozark Mountain Christmas begins to extend the visitor season into November and December.
Factory Merchants Mall opens
1989 - Shoji Tabuchi opens his own show in what was the Ozarks Auto Show (now Yakov's American pavilion)
1990 - Mel Tillis moves into Shoji's former theater.
Mickey Gilley purchases Country Music World.
1991 - Branson featured on CBS's "60 Minutes"
At season's end, Jim Stafford purchased The Stars of the Ozarks Theatre and names it the Jim Stafford Theatre and schedules opening for 1992.
For those that want to know about the history of Branson, below is a compilation of special dates for events in Branson Missouri from 1882 - 1967.
1882 - Branson was founded by Reuben Branson as a river trading post.
1907 - Shepherd of the Hills book is published.
1912 - Branson has a population of 1,200.
1949 - Hugo Herschend negotiates a 99 year lease on Marble Cave (renamed Marvel Cave) and 2,000 surrounding acres (Silver Dollar City).
1957 - The Mabe Brothers begin Branson's first music show, The Bladknobbers.
1960 - Silver Dollar City Opens.
1967 - Lloyd Presley, with his family, built the first theater on Highway 76 (363 seats) Presley's Country Jubilee.
Late October colors in Branson. Still a great time to visit, enjoy the scenery and take in a couple Branson shows.
The Branson Thanksgiving Package is available from November 18th - November 30th 2010.
Enjoy 3 days/ 2 nights lodging including complimentary continential breakfast. at one of the three Branson hotels.
1. Grand Oaks Hotel
2. La Quinta Inn
3. Quality Inn 76
You Also get 2 adult show tickets AND Free Branson Vacation Savings Guide.
All for $249.00. That is a savings of $65.00
RESERVE BRANSON THANKSGIVING SPECIAL