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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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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First ever Scott’s Firefighter Combat Challenge in Branson!

In honor of the Fire Service and Firefighter Appreciation Month, the first ever Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge in Branson will be held May 6 – 7 at Branson Landing. As seen on ESPN for a dozen years, the Challenge annually attracts hundreds of U.S. and Canadian municipal fire departments at more than 25 locations and…

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67th Branson Adoration Parade to be biggest in years

“In terms of the traditional American Christmas, no other major travel destination celebrates the holiday and honors the real reason for the season like Branson, Missouri,” said Annette Wood, Director of Sales and Marketing for the Branson Tourism Center, one of Branson’s largest and most respected vacation planning services. “It is a consistent theme in…

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Streetscape project impacts Branson Veterans Day Parade Route for 2nd year

“The delay in the completion of the Downtown Streetscape project in historic downtown Branson might change the route, but the 82nd Branson Veterans Day Parade will start on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month,” said Annette Wood, Director of Sales and Marketing for the Branson Tourism Center. “This continues an…

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Major League Baseball, Minor League Baseball and U.S. Conference of Mayors Announce Branson as a 2015 PLAY BALL City for PLAY BALL Month

A recent press release from the U.S. Conference of Mayors announced, in conjunction with Major League Baseball and Minor League Baseball, that Branson, Missouri has been listed as a 2015 PLAY BALL City for PLAY BALL Month, August of 2015. During PLAY BALL Month, Branson will be hosting the Youth Baseball Network National Championship, Aug.…

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“A hero worth listening to” Keynotes 7th Annual Branson.Com Honors Purple Heart Recipients Banquet

When Purple Heart Recipients from all around the country gather in Branson, Missouri from Thursday, April 23 through Saturday April 25, 2015, it will be the seventh 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 of…

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Seventh Annual “Branson.Com Honors Purple Heart Recipients” Apr.23 – 25

  “The Seventh Annual ‘Branson.Com Honors Purple Heart Recipients,’ will be held in Branson, Missouri on April 23 through April 25,” said Annette Wood, the Director of Sales and Marketing for the Branson Tourism Center. “Branson.com is honored to host this unique event dedicated to serving, honoring and remembering those who have received the ‘Purple…

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