Lights, Camera, Fireworks! Celebrate the Fourth of July in Branson

by Linda Burlingame Branson offers many shows and attractions that elicit “Ooh’s” and “Ah’s,” but around the Fourth of July those exclamations are for area fireworks displays that light up the night skies. The Fourth is right smack in the middle of the week this year … start celebrating before the end of June and…

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Summer Fun in Branson … Let Me Count the Ways!

by Linda Burlingame According to my brief Google search, Father’s Day began in Washington State June 19, 1910. Since then, in one way or another, Americans have been celebrating fathers on the third Sunday in June. It’s a day the entire family should enjoy, and Branson offers a vast array of attractions and activities that…

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Raiding the Country Vault A History of Country Music

by Linda Burlingame Raiding the Country Vault is a history of country music, a show filled with country classics and presented by a cast of talented entertainers. Johnny Cash’s Ring of Fire is the opening song, the first of many that elicit applause and smiles of recognition from the audience. And the hits just keep…

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Best Kid-Friendly Activities in Branson, Missouri

Branson, Missouri was originally developed to become a center for lumber shipment. Branson got its name from Rueben Branson, who operated a general store there in the 1880s. Instead, in the 1930s, tourism began to take over and it quickly became a popular destination. Today there is a population of 6,050 residents who are happy…

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Legends in Concert – The soundtrack of your life

by Linda Burlingame From toddlers to teens, to those of us who remember many decades of music, I think everyone has a physical, sometimes emotional reaction to certain melodies. And there are so many songs that span generations with their appeal. Doesn’t everyone have a favorite Elvis Presley song, know a Johnny Cash ballad? Younger…

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9 Vacation Spots You Shouldn’t Miss in Branson, Missouri

Looking for the next getaway for you and your family. How about Branson? Branson, Missouri is one of those vacation spots you can’t miss. In this article, we’ll walk you through the 9 spots you should visit when you vacation in Branson. If you’re ready to pack your bags, let’s get started. 1. Table Rock…

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Dolly Parton’s Stampede … The Most Fun Place!

Dolly Parton’s Stampede Dinner Attraction – Branson, MO by Linda Burlingame Dolly Parton’s Stampede Dinner Attraction in Branson, MO, opened for its 24th season February 23, 2018. You know what Dolly says, “It’s the most fun place to eat in Branson, I guarantee it!” And I have to agree. One, I love horses, and so…

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