Titanic Branson to Open 2014 Season with World's First Titanic Mu...
For the first time anywhere, the RMS Titanic's eight heroic musicians will be the focus of an exhibit that explores their lives, loves and legacies, beginning Friday, January 17, 2014, announces Titanic explorer and Titanic Museum Attraction co-owner, John Joslyn.
Published Thursday, December 05, 2013 - Read This Post
Heart-Pounding KaPau Plummet To Be The Biggest Thrill in White Wa...
When designers and developers with Silver Dollar City Attractions set out to create a new 2014 ride for White Water, there was one mandate: The new ride must be "The Biggest Thrill in White Water History." The concept began with the idea of a heart-pounding, drop-floor plunge.
Published Friday, October 25, 2013 - Read This Post
4th Annual Missouri Food & Wine Festival
The Missouri Food & Wine Festival is the largest annual food event in Branson, Missouri. A true celebration of the finest food and beverages, most of which are available right here in Ozark Mountain Country. Every year, for four years in a row, thousands of “Foodies” come together to sample signature dishes from 30 to 40 local eateries.
Published Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - Read This Post
Billy Dean To Play The Leading Role in "The Toy Shoppe" in Branso...
Country music's Billy Dean has been recruited by Kenny Rogers to play the lead role in this year's edition of the critically-acclaimed Broadway-style Christmas production, THE TOY SHOPPE at Starlite Theatre in Branson, MO. The Toy Shoppe starring Billy Dean kicks off on November 1st and will continue through December 30th.
Published Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - Read This Post
About Branson, Missouri
With an area of only 20 square miles and a population of just over 10,000, Branson, Missouri may sound like your average Midwest town. But don't let its modest size fool you. Branson has come a long way from its roots as a small community nestled in the Ozark Mountains.
Branson's convenient location in the heart of America is just one of many contributing factors to its rise in popularity. In fact, with over 7.5 million visitors each year, Branson is one of the nation's most popular vacation destinations! And with such a huge variety of things to see and do, it's no wonder visitors come back year after year.
Whether you're drawn to the Branson area for its shows, attractions, dining, and shopping or simply its pristine lakes and rolling hillsides, Branson, Missouri has it all. Including over 50 theaters in Branson (totaling more theater seats than Broadway), theme parks, museums, and tons of other exciting attractions, hundreds of restaurants with every type of cuisine, three outlet shopping malls, and more.
For the outdoor enthusiast, the Branson area boasts two gorgeous lakes with some of the best bass and trout fishing available. Boating, parasailing, swimming, scuba diving, and jet skiing are other popular activities. Those who'd prefer to stay on dry land can try their swing at one of 13 world-class golf courses or even take a walk or trail ride through the beautiful countryside.
The Branson, MO area is also home to a variety of seasonal festivals and events. Craft festivals like Plumb Nellie Days Hillbilly Festival and Craft Show held annually in May and car shows like the Super Summer Cruise held each August, provide fun-filled activities for a whole weekend. Patriotic events like Women's Veterans Week in May and Veteran's Homecoming in November draw thousands to the Branson area for a week's worth of events. One of Branson's best-known festivals, Branson Fest (held in April), allows visitors to sample a variety of live shows and restaurant fare from one convenient location.