Branson, Missouri’s Legends in Concert is an all-star show
performing tribute acts to superstars of yesterday and today.The show changes its lineup four times a year
so you’re sure to see a fresh, new show each time you visit Branson.From country music icons to soaring solo
artists, Legends in Concert is sure to impress with its talented lineup.
Artists feature during the Summer season, scheduled May 23 –
September 3, include:
The Blues Brothers
Johnny Cash, performed by Paul Eve, starts the show.His combination of classic country and
rockabilly gets the audience clapping along.Brigitte Valdez as Celine Dion sings Dion’s most famous songs and hits
all of the signature high notes.The
Temptations, made up of Tal Pearsol, Greg Laster, Frederick Barry, Doc
Hutchinson and Greg Finely, get everyone in the Motown groove as they serenade
the audience with a sample of their number one songs.The
show closes out with The Blues Brothers and Elvis.Both acts are staples of the Legends in Concert Branson, and for good reason.The Blue Brothers, starring Justin Clark as "Elwood" and Buck
Heard as "Jake," performing an action packed routine featuring the
best of The Blues Brothers.Dean Z performs
as Elvis and gets the whole house rockin’ as he imitates the vocals and dance
moves that made Elvis king!
Branson museums offer a little bit of everything for
visitors to explore. From celebrity wax figures to historical events to the
strange and bizarre, Branson museums with exhibits appeal to a wide variety of
interests.Plus, these attractions are
affordable and open year-round.
Popular Branson museums include:
Hollywood Wax Museum
Ripley’s Believe It or Not Museum
Titanic Museum Attraction
Veterans Memorial Museum
Reserve tickets to Museums in Branson MO to see the
intriguing exhibits yourself.
Branson, Missouri will be celebrating our nation’s
Independence Day with a variety of fireworks displays and special events. Watch dazzling displays for fireworks light
up the night sky and enjoy patriotic theme events the whole family will
Branson 4th of July events include:
Fireburst 2013 Celebration – June 29
The 25th annual Fireburst at Table Rock Lake, hosted by the Table Rock Lake
Chamber of Commerce, takes place in the center of Kimberling City overlooking
the lake. The fun starts at 4pm, with vendors, kids’ activities, food and live
music.Viewing spots include the
Kimberling City Shopping Mall and near the north end of the bridge over Table
Celebrate America College of the Ozarks – Honor America –
College of the Ozarks celebrates America with their 24th annual Honor America
event on Sunday, June 24. The event begins with a picnic at 4:30pm, with
entertainment beginning at 5pm, followed by a patriotic program and concert at
8:00pm. The Fireworks Finale will occur slightly thereafter. Organizers of the
event create an atmosphere that reminds one of old-fashioned patriotic
celebrations, especially with the cast of Red, Hot and Blue performing classics
from the 40s, 50s and 60s.
Liberty Light Up Celebration – July 3
The 6th annual Liberty Light Up Celebration is scheduled for July 3 at the Branson
Landing. The event features a performance by the band Chain Reaction: A Tribute
to Journey at 8pm, followed by a dazzling fireworks show over Lake Taneycomo.
Chateau on the Lake Fireworks Display – July 4
Chateau on the Lake Resort celebrates Independence Day with
an outdoor BBQ event, complete with live entertainment. There will also be a
grand Fireworks Finale at dusk.You can
view the display by boat on Table Rock, near Moonshine Beach and from the
Chateau’s public areas.
Hollister 4th of July Celebration – July 4 The 60th annual Hollister 4th of July Celebration is the
oldest fireworks display in Taney Country. The celebration is presented by the
City of Hollister Fire Department. Fireworks are scheduled for dusk.
Shepherd of the Hills 4th of July Show
At The Shepherd of the Hills Outdoor Theatre, Harold Bell Wright's epic story
of love, loss, power, hardship, and the true meaning of life is immortalized
every night on our star-lit stage. It takes over 80 actors and actresses, 40
horses, a flock of sheep, several guns and rifles, an actual burning log cabin,
and a vintage 1908 DeWitt automobile to make the live action performance what
it is today. Purchase your Shepherd of the Hills tickets today to save $6.Get your tickets for a great fireworks display
Sunday July 4th! Fireworks begin right after the show!
Big Cedar Lodge Fireworks Display – July 4 Big Cedar will light-up the night sky with a spectacular
fireworks display at dusk. Bring your lawn chair or blanket. The fireworks
display can also be seen by boat on the lake.
Reserve your Branson vacation today to enjoy all of the
festive 4th of July fun that’s available in the Ozarks.
Join the Branson Landing as they host the 6th Annual Liberty
Light Up on July 3, 2013.The event
celebrates America’s Independence Day in a big way, with a concert and amazing
fireworks display planned.This year’s
featured performers are The Horn Dawgs.
Led by Bucky Heard of the Legends in Concert Blues Brothers
act, The Horn Dawgs are an outstanding 11 piece horn band that lays down the
groove on some of your favorite songs.Performing together for 18 years, the band has tight harmonies and slick
melodies perfect for enjoying summer nights in Branson.The Horn Dawgs will take the stage at 8pm in
front of the Branson Landing fountains.Following the concert, the skies will light up over Lake Taneycomo with
an amazing choreographed fireworks displays produced by Gateway Fireworks
Displays.After a signature grand
finale, The Horn Dawgs will retake the stage to end the evening on a high note!
Make a night of it at the Branson Landing by enjoying dinner
at one of the complex’s restaurants before Liberty Light Up.Waterfront dining options include Old Chicago,
Joe’s Crab Shack, Cantina Laredo and Garfield’s Pub, among others.Finish your meal off with a scoop of ice
cream from Marble Slab Creamery and you’re all set to kick back, relax and
enjoy the festive Liberty Light Up events in Branson, Missouri.You can also choose to stay at the Branson Landing. The Hilton Promenade is located right across from the Branson Landing fountains, making it a convenient lodging choice.
July 1-July 21:KidsFest
at Silver Dollar City Be part of the biggest national KidsFest at Silver Dollar
City. See family-friendly shows, meet your favorite cartoon characters, and
have fun on over 30 rides and attractions in the park.Plus, you can ride the all-new Outlaw Run
July 3: Liberty Light Up Concert at Branson Landing The 6th Annual Liberty Light Up Concert will feature The
Horn Dogs. The concert begins at 8pm in front of the Branson Landing fountains.
A fireworks display will light up the skies over Lake Taneycomo after the
July 4:Shepherd of
the Hills Fireworks Display Guests can stay seated in the amphitheater as the night sky
erupts overhead. Don't miss one of our favorite traditions.
July 4: 4th of July Celebration at Chateau on the Lake Enjoy BBQ, live music, and fireworks at Chateau on the Lake.
Book your room early to guarantee a reservation and a great place to watch the
fireworks light up over the lake.
July 13: Three Dog Night Catch a legendary performance by Three Dog Night at The Oak
Ridge Boys Theatre.Tickets are on sale
July 20-August 4: Moonlight Madness at Silver Dollar
City Your favorite Branson theme park will be open late during
Moonlight Madness with special shows and exclusive events. See the all-new
country music show, GAC Country Nights in Echo Hollow and participate in Street
Dances at 9pm each evening. Park closes at 10pm.
Take a special trip aboard the Showboat Branson Belle during
Southern Gospel Cruises.From August
25-September 1, 2013, you’re invited to cruise Table Rock Lake while listening
to inspiring gospel melodies. These special cruises, with noon show times, will
feature the stars of Made in the USA as well as southern gospel greats singing
some of your favorite gospel songs. Take
a look at who’s taking the stage during Southern Gospel Cruises and purchase Showboat Branson Belle tickets to enjoy your favorite gospel group.
Down East Boys
Blackwood Brothers Quartet
8-time Grammy winners
5-time Dove Award Winners
Palmetto State Quartet
60 Singing News Fan Awards
A special menu is planned for Southern Gospel Cruises.Fried chicken, mashed potatoes and corn bread
will be served, along with other delicious side items.The entire event is southern-themed, including
your mouth-watering meal.
Get ready to experience Moonlight Madness at Silver Dollar City!From July 20 through August 4,
2013, you can enjoy extended nighttime park hours, special shows and exclusive
events.The expanded hours at Silver
Dollar City mean families can enjoy over 12 hours of non-stop thrills, shows
and attractions, including the wild-west fun of Outlaw Run.
Along with special shows, Silver Dollar City’s signature
attractions and GAC Country Nights in Echo Hollow (7pm Wednesday-Monday) the
park is also hosting a nightly Street Dance at 9pm.Everybody’s favorite dance songs will be
featured, including Cotton-Eyed Joe, The Electric Slide and The Chicken Dance.
Moonlight Madness is an end of summer celebration giving
Branson visitors the chance to get even more bang for their buck at Branson’s
most popular theme park. Plus, you get to experience your favorite Silver Dollar City rides under the bright, beautiful starry skies of the Ozarks. Combine your
Silver Dollar City tickets with other Branson attractions, like the Dixie Stampede and Ride the Ducks, for even more ways to play on your Branson
Soak up the last of summer
with one final getaway before school starts!
Branson is known for its lakes – in fact it’s called the
Tri-Lakes area as there are three main lakes surrounding the area.You can make a splash on your Branson
vacation when you reserve tickets to one of the water adventures in Branson.From water parks to aquatic
recreational vehicles, there are a wide range of water adventures to take advantage
of in the Ozarks.
One of the most popular Branson water adventures is Ride the
Ducks.The amphibious vehicles are based
on the classic WWII DUKW amphibious design and create an amazing sightseeing
experience that crosses both land and lake.During your 70-minute tour you’ll get a duck’s-eye view of the Branson
entertainment district, cruise over Table Rock Dam and make a rolling entrance
into Table Rock Lake.Every sightseeing
adventure includes about 30 minutes on beautiful Table Rock Lake, a scenic,
natural, Ozark treasure. During the lake cruise, you can take the wheel of your
Duck as it tours the calm and clear waters of Table Rock Lake.
Looking for more water adventures?Spend the day at White Water, Branson’s
premier water park.It is home to 13
acres of water rides and slides.
Caves are a signature Missouri attraction.Missouri is not only known as the Show-Me-State
but also as the cave state as there are more than 6,300 recorded caves in the
state, with the number growing each year.Most of Missouri’s caves are found south of the Missouri River in the
To give visitors a look at these marvelous natural wonders
many Branson caves offer guided tours so you can explore these geological wonders
in safe, secure conditions.
An all-new racing experience has arrived in Branson, Missouri.Xtreme Racing Center offers a
unique way to race in Branson as the track features racing carts – not go-karts.The high-tech racing carts contain Honda
motors, capable of high speeds, which makes racing here a thrilling activity.
There are three different types of racing carts available at
Xtreme Racing Center. Cart models have a range of speeds, with the slowest
model maxing out at 20mph, the Sodi GT5 goes 30mph and the RT8 goes 40mph.It does take some skill to drive these carts
on the 3,500-foot winding track.Therefore, you do have to qualify to drive them.The qualification process involves driving
the GT5, showing drivability and good lap time.If you pass, you can upgrade your racing license for the RT8.Racing chips in the carts keep track of lap
time and is kept on the racer’s driving card (license.)
Pricing at Xtreme Racing Center:
Adult Drivers Adult Credit (1 Race): $18.99 Racing License: $7.99 Kid Drivers Kid Credit (1 Race): $11.99 Racing License: $7.99
Xtreme Racing Center is also home to Sky Surfer.It is a surfboard-style ride in which the
participant stands, in a secure harness, as the board travels across a cable
over 50-feet in the air.You can reach speeds
of 30mph!It’s a real thrill!