So, you’ve got a few more vacation days to use before the end of the year...maybe you’ve been entertaining family for Christmas and you’d like to “escape” for a couple of days...or just maybe you’ve got after-Christmas sales on your mind -- regardless of the reason, that final week before the new year is a great time to be in Branson! The holiday crowds have headed home and stores have some extra merchandise they’d rather not inventory, but the Christmas lights are still twinkling, lots of show
Wednesday, December 05, 2018  |  Shows & Entertainment
For his multitude of fans, and for one of America’s most popular destinations, it felt like a treasured piece of Branson left us when Andy Williams passed away in 2012. The pain was real, but so was the love and respect, the memorable moments in a storied career, and now the legacy a good friend keeps polished for all to enjoy. Jimmy Osmond, of the famed musical family, now owns and operates the Andy Williams Performing Arts Center & Theatre, keeping alive the memories of an entertainment icon
Tuesday, December 04, 2018  |  Shows & Entertainment
Big theaters...intimate theaters...live shows...lots of music...these are the key things that come to mind whenever someone thinks of Branson, Missouri. One of the first stats economic development and marketing professionals like to quote about Branson is the number of theaters, or theater seats, you’ll find here. For decades, that number has varied quite a bit from year to year - new venues are constructed, while others get repurposed and turned into new attractions or other community assets.
There’s nothing quite like seeing a live show in Branson at Christmas time! This festive holiday begins early in Branson - the Christmas season kicked-off on November 1 and runs through the end of the year. Most holiday visitors make the trip before the first couple of weeks in December for fear they’ll miss seeing a great show if they wait too long. But more and more shows are running their schedules later, with many performing in late December - some even end the year with a bang of a New Ye
Are you planning to be in Branson to celebrate the holiday season, and your family is on a budget? How can you enjoy more without paying more? Branson is well-known for being an affordable family destination, but bringing along the kids, and maybe a few of their friends, means you’ll be looking to stretch every dollar as far as you can. If only you could find two or three price-tag-free things to do, you can have that few extra bucks you need to take everyone to a show, visit an interactive mu