Lieutenant Governor to welcome Purple Heart Run truck in Branson Aug. 11

Branson will welcome the Purple Heart Run truck, and its Purple Heart Recipient driver, on August 11, in a ceremony at the Radisson Hotel beginning at 11:00 AM. Participating in the ceremony will be Missouri’s Lieutenant Governor Michael L. Parson, Military Order of Purple Heart Public Relations Director, John Bircher and others. The public is…

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Shepherd of the Hills Outdoor Drama and Super Summer Cruise are back!

Fans of the “Shepherd of the Hills Historic Homestead and Outdoor Theatre” got some great news at a press conference yesterday, July 14, 2017. Standing in front of “Old Matt’s Cabin” on the homestead, its new owners, Jeff Johnson and Steve Faria, got everyone’s rapt attention with the announcements they made. Of primary interest was…

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The Haygoods 25th Branson Anniversary

Banjos, ballads, and beach balls! The Haygoods open their show with a high-energy, modern rendition of Dancing on the Ceiling, and seconds into the song all eyes are on the ceiling for an exhilarating beginning to an exciting evening of entertainment. Six brothers – Timothy, Patrick, Dominic, Shawn, Michael, Matthew – and their only sister,…

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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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Branson honors Purple Heart Recipients for 9th consecutive year

Hundreds of Purple Heart Recipients from all around the country gathered together in Branson April 20 – 22 , for the 9th  Annual “Branson.Com Honors Purple Heart Recipients” event. Started in 2009, it’s the only Veteran’s event dedicated to honoring and remembering those who have received the “Purple Heart” for wounds received in combat while…

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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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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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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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