Silver Dollar City’s “Time Traveler”

What a wonderful way to celebrate National Roller Coaster Day! Silver Dollar City reveals the world’s fastest, steepest and tallest complete-circuit spinning roller coaster, “Time Traveler,” scheduled to open in the Spring of 2018. Introducing Time Traveler – A Revolutionary Coaster Ahead Of Our Time Time Traveler – Coming 2018: Ride Animation Preview

Presleys’ Country Jubilee 50 years and counting!

The lobby is bustling with an air of excitement before the show. There’s activity in the gift shop, the concession stand is busy, folks are enjoying those oh-so-popular glazed almonds and pecans, and everyone is looking at the photographs. The walls are lined with photos and memorabilia beginning with the theater’s early years. A brochure…

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Savory Sauerbraten

Branson is home to more Veterans celebrations than anywhere in the country. An annual parade (for more than 80 years), reunions, special shows, and events that make Branson a unique destination. This month we are humbled to honor our Purple Heart Recipients with a special Purple Heart event. This is an annual event that…

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Branson 2017 … so many reasons to visit!

The dictionary defines “vacation” as a rest, or time of respite. Your vacation can be a holiday, an escape, a getaway. And some savvy travelers might say, “Vacation? That means Branson!” Whether you are looking for family fun, a girlfriends’ escapade, a couple’s timeout … outdoor adventure or indoor entertainment, Branson has something for everyone.…

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Silver Dollar City’s 2017 Festivals help create “Memories worth repeating!”

“A day at Silver Dollar City offers fun and adventure for every member of the family,” said Preston Garrison, Director of Operations for the Branson Tourism Center. “The award winning 1880’s styled theme park features 40 rides and attractions, live craft displays, shows, and so much more. Add in the color and excitement of any…

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Falling Lake Levels Prompt Corps To Urge Caution

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Officials of the Army Corps of Engineers urge boaters, dock owners and visitors at its White River Basin lakes to take extra safety measures because of low lake levels.  Cold weather has fueled demand for hydroelectricity from five Corps dams in the basin.  Below normal rainfall has reduced inflow into the…

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Mickey Gilley announces 2017 performance dates in Branson

“Back by popular demand!” Mickey Gilley recently announced he has sold his Branson, MO, theater and has been invited back by the new owners for performance dates in 2017. Gilley and Johnny Lee are teaming up for the Urban Cowboy Reunion at the Mickey Gilley Grand Shanghai Theatre. The theater is the new home for…

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