branson_missouriBranson, Missouri is often called the “Live Music Capital of the World,” but the city offers much more than just musical entertainment. With exciting new attractions opening in the area all the time, Branson is attracting more and more visitors each year. Branson is growing in amazing leaps and bounds with plenty to see and do for everyone. With a Branson vacation package, you can visit this fun-packed city without paying a fortune and enjoy everything from a great hotel to adventurous tours.

Branson Music and Shows

The musical entertainment in Branson, MO includes music ranging from Broadway to gospel or country music. There are big band performances and even easy listening music shows. There are dinner shows with comedy, magic, dancing, or drama. If planning a Branson, MO vacation soon, you can check show dates and times online and even reserve tickets in advance. Some Branson vacation packages include music and others types of shows in the package at a discount.

Festivities Year Round

Branson offers local festivities all year long. During the holiday season, there are the Ozark Mountain Christmas festivities, which offer millions of lights, production shows with Christmas themes, shopping at name brand outlets and boutiques, theme park festivals and more. During the fall season, there are crafts and fall festivals that only add to the beauty of the local colorful foliage. The Branson Fest is another major event.

Family Fun in Branson

For a family vacation in Branson, there are plenty of fun activities. At the Silver Dollar City theme park in Branson, families can enjoy rides, festivals, shows, and other attractions all at one central location. Some of the thrill rides include Fire-In-The-Hole, The Flooded Mine, The Giant Swing, The American Plunge, and more. Attractions include the Geyser Gulch, Marvel Cave, and Grandfather’s Mansion. Another popular theme park in Branson is Celebration City.

For those hot summer vacations, the White Water Park offers cool, wet rides for all ages plus a huge 500,000-gallon wave pool! Kids love the geysers, water gadgets, and soakers at Rain Tree Island in the water park.

Families can also take an exciting 40-mile round trip excursion on the Branson Scenic Railway. The train travels through the Ozark foothills as passengers learn about the area’s history and see unspoiled scenes of nature and beauty.

Other attractions include the Dixie Stampede, Table Rock Lake, Lake Taneycomo, Titanic Museum, the Hollywood Wax Museum, Butterfly Place, Ride the Wheels show, and Ripley’s Believe It Or Not.

Golf in Branson, Missouri

Branson lures golfers with some of the most challenging and beautiful golf courses in the nation. Branson golf courses are tucked away in the hills and valleys of the Ozarks, making them very scenic. There are courses designed by Jack Nicklaus and Tom Fazio. Some of the local courses and clubs include the Branson Creek Golf Club, Ledgestone Country Club (Stonebridge Village), 1000 Hills Golf Resort, and the Holiday Hills Golf Course.

Dining in Branson

Branson offers more than 350 restaurants with international cuisine, delicious buffets, fast foods, or gourmet cooking. Whether you want to dine with the family or enjoy a romantic evening for two, there are restaurants for every purpose. Cuisines include Chinese, Italian, American, Hong Kong, Japanese, and more. There are steak houses, pizza restaurants, dinner theaters, seafood restaurants, and even barbecue restaurants to fit every taste bud!

Branson, MO is a hot travel spot you’ll want to visit again and again. Be sure to check online and book a Branson package for your next vacation in advance so you can enjoy all the city has to offer at a great price.