Branson, MO has a strong relationship with its veterans and a prime example of the community’s pride in its veterans can be found with the Hand in Hand event where Branson will be honoring purple hearts recipients. This event takes place over three days starting on April the 22nd and continuing until the 24th. The event is not just for Branson, MO residents. People can come from anywhere to register to be a part of this event.
The event starts with registration from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Factory Merchants Mall which is located just off of Highway 76. After registering for the event you may want to browse the shops for awhile before heading to the opening ceremony takes place at the Hamner Barber Theatre. This event has benefits for those who participate, and those benefits will be outlined at the theatre.
The event also includes a fishing tournament, a Dress Barn VIP Shopping Extravaganza, an entertainment show at the Hamner Barber Theatre, a fish fry, a wine festival, and a motorcycle parade. The exciting motorcycle parade is the highlight of the event . There will be seating at the Branson Landing for those who would like to watch the parade go by. The event closes with the Purple Majesty Twilight Ceremony where a special guest speaker will deliver a speech at the fountains of Branson Landing.