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.