Caution, don’t let improper use of Center Turn Lane mar your vacation

“From both a safety and a ‘bad experience’ perspective, it’s important that everyone traveling on Highway 76 use the Center Turn Lane properly,” said Preston Garrison, Director of Operations for the Branson Tourism Center. “Their purpose is to help drivers make a left turn from a lane. It’s a safe spot to wait while the…

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9th annual Branson event honoring America’s Purple Heart recipients

“The 2017 Branson.Com Honors Purple Heart Recipients marks the 9th annual celebration of this special event,” said, Annette Wood, the Director of Sales and Marketing for the Branson Tourism Center. “This unique event remembers, honors, serves, and entertains those receiving the ‘Purple Heart’ as the result of combat wounds suffered while serving in the U.S.…

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What Branson travelers should know about the I-44/Route 65 Detour

“U.S. Highway (Route) 65 between Branson and I-44 will undergo major renovation during the spring and fall of 2017,” said Preston Garrison, Director of Operations for the Branson Tourism Center. “A detour on I-44, at its intersection with Route 65, will impact Branson Travelers traveling north and south on Route 65 throughout the project,” he…

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Happy 241st Birthday to “The Few, The Proud, The Marines!”

As a proud U.S. Marine, I was reminded by the 37th Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, General Robert B. Neller, in his Birthday Message, that “we are Marines for Life.” It is in that spirit that I say to my fellow Marines, “Happy Birthday!” as we celebrate the 241st birthday of our Corps. Commandant…

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New route and best viewing opportunities for 83rd Branson Veterans Day Parade

“For the last couple of years the Downtown Streetscape project in historic downtown caused a change in the traditional route of the Branson Veterans Day Parade,” said Preston Garrison, the Director of Operations for the Branson Tourism Center, one of Branson’s largest providers of tourism services and information. “With the completion of Phase I of…

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What makes Branson’s Ozark Mountain Christmas so awesome?

“Have you ever asked yourself, ‘What’s happened to the traditional American Christmas?’ A visit to Branson during its celebration of Ozark Mountain Christmas just might answer that question,” said Annette Wood, Director of Sales and Marketing for the Branson Tourism Center. “Ozark Mountain Christmas, running from November 1 through December 31 of each year, combines…

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The Paddlewheel on Lake Taneycomo – Branson’s most unique place for the best in food and fun

“There’s simply nothing like the experience people will have at The Paddlewheel anywhere else on Branson Landing or, for that matter, anywhere in Branson,” said Lianne Milton, the co-owner of the Paddlewheel with her husband Larry. “Where else can a person, and their family, actually sit, inside or outside, on beautiful Lake Taneycomo, amid the…

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Wouldn’t it be awesome to give Taney County 165 a little love!

“It doesn’t appear on any major maps and is probably the least mentioned route in Branson,” said Annette Wood, Director of Sales and Marketing for the Branson Tourism Center. “However, ‘Taney County Route 165’ crosses or runs in conjunction with Highway 76, a.k.a. ‘The Branson Strip’ and all of Branson’s colored alternate routes, providing a…

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Unique Branson event honors Purple Heart Recipients for eighth consecutive year

  When Purple Heart Recipients from all around the country gather in Branson, Missouri from Thursday, April 21 through Saturday April 23, 2016, it will be the eighth consecutive year that Branson.Com has hosted Branson.Com Honors Purple Heart Recipients. Annette Wood, the Director of Sales and Marketing for the Branson Tourism Center, the parent company…

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Main Street Marina floats to new prime location at Branson Landing Boardwalk

Many walking along the Branson Landing Boardwalk on Sunday, February 21, 2016 were amazed to see Main Street Marina floating upstream on its half mile journey from its old home at 7 North Boardwalk on Branson Landing, to its new location at 9 South Boardwalk. At over 428 feet in length and 112 feet in…

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