Branson News

It's Christmas at Dolly Parton's Stampede!

(Performances through January 5, 2019) by Linda Burlingame “Christmas at Dolly Parton’s Stampede” combines Christmas merriment, holiday music, and delicious food with an exciting show in a 32,000 sq. ft. arena. There’s a cast of 32 magnificent, exquisitely groomed horses, skilled riders … and for the Christmas show camels, donkeys, and sheep for the live…

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Christmas is spectacular at Silver Dollar City!

by Linda Burlingame Everything you love about Christmas you‘ll find at Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri. Christmas melodies, wonderful gifts to be discovered with craftsmen and in shops all around the park, photo opportunities galore, delicious food, and of course, Christmas trees and lights. To be exact: 6.5 million lights! That’s 680 miles of…

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Christmas Wonderland!

by Linda Burlingame Christmas Wonderland at the King’s Castle Theatre is a beautiful blend of beloved holiday music, with singing and dancing, charming Christmas sets, nimble elves, whimsical Christmas critters, colorful costumes, and well, it just makes you smile from beginning to end. The curtain rises to reveal a stage full of more than a…

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Christmas Holiday Time in Branson ~ You're Invited!

by Linda Burlingame Christmas is a myriad of wonderful feelings. It’s the “reason for the season.” It’s family, friends, food, and fun. It’s shopping, loving and giving, smiles and memories. And we’ve got all that here in Branson — come share some Christmas time with us! Your days will be filled with live shows and…

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The Haygoods' Fun Family Christmas!

by Linda Burlingame The Haygoods are a talented family with an extraordinary flair for entertaining. They put to good use all the “bells and whistles” available — innovative staging, lighting, aerial entrances, pyrotechnics. It’s a show that appeals to all your senses. They’ve been delighting Branson audiences for more than 25 years! Their Christmas show…

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Thanksgiving in Branson … thank goodness!

by Linda Burlingame Thanksgiving is a perfect time to visit Branson. There’s fine food, great lodging options, live shows … you can eat, relax, enjoy shows and attractions, shop … eat, relax, enjoy … repeat! We’re inviting you to join us for this special holiday. We’ll roll out the red carpet, even illuminate your way!…

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Shoji Tabuchi ~ The 25 Days of Christmas!

by Linda Burlingame The Shoji Tabuchi Christmas Show is filled with music and merriment, glitter and glamour, and all the trimmings of the season. The puppeteer, the toy soldier drummers on parade, Rudolph and the Reindeer Hula … “Mele Kalikimaka!” … and Shoji’s famous jackets — I counted at least eight unique, beautifully designed ones!…

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Behind The Mask: Getting to Know Branson's Award-Winning Tenor, George Dyer

“How does he do that!?” This thought might have come to mind as you listened to George Dyer flawlessly execute “Music Of The Night” from Broadway‘s infamous Phantom Of The Opera. A talented tenor, George brings opera, Broadway, and many other styles of music to life regularly on the stage of the Americana Theatre in Branson, MO with his show, Broadway to Bublé. We…

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Raiding the Country Vault ~ Christmas style!

by Linda Burlingame Raiding the Country Vault has a delightful dash of Christmas fun in November and December. Most Branson live shows feature some holiday songs during our two-month long Ozark Mountain Christmas. Raiding the Country Vault has chosen some of the best country Christmas. Melody’s Rockin Around the Christmas Tree is fun — I…

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Down Home Country ~ music and fun!

by Linda Burlingame Down Home Country at the Grand Country Music Hall is filled with extraordinary talent and an excellent lineup of songs that make you smile, tap your feet, and think, “I love that song!” The pace of the show is grand, too; it’s well produced, fast-paced and entertaining from beginning to end. When…

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