Autumn always seems to go by so quickly so you’ll want to make you sure don’t let it fly by without making a trip to Branson for some of these amazing festivals featuring Ozark arts and crafts, hay bales, gourd art, the smell of warm, fresh baked goods and the beautiful fall colors.
National Harvest & Cowboy Festival
September 12-October 25
Wednesdays through Sundays during September 12-October 25 at Silver Dollar City will feature a Wild West Show with trick riders, Native American dancers and more, the popular Western Barn Dance, Pinkerton Man Western Stunt Show and more than 125 visiting craftsmen. Enjoy the sights and smells of Fall at the National Harvest & Cowboy Festival.
41st Autumn Daze Arts, Crafts & Music Festival
Enjoy free live music, peruse the crafts and specialty items from vendors all across the country as they demonstrate their techniques and stop by the food court for some delicious festival fare. The Autumn Daze festival in Historic Downtown Branson will also feature a celebrity autograph booth a Downtown Branson sidewalk sale and much more. Festival hours are Thursday-Friday 9 a.m.-6 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
This event is Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m.- 8 p.m. and it’s all about the artists and their crafts, with handcrafted décor, artwork, gifts and accessories lining the sidewalks of the Branson Landing. Browse the variety of tents that fill the market and don’t miss the Journey Resurrection Live in Concert show at 8 p.m. on September 26.
Hollister Grape & Fall Festival
More than 7,000 people attended last year’s Grape & Fall Festival and this year is expected to bring the masses too. Entertainment is provided by local entertainers and the famous Grape Stompers and the festival will also host local businesses, crafters and culinary experts. Sign up your team to enter the grape stomping contest where you’ll stomp along in your costumes and to your own mix of music. Stomp with style for two minutes for the chance to the 1st place Ugly Monkey Grape Stomp trophy.
Fall is just around the corner and soon enough the leaves will be turning all shades of red and orange and the smells of cinnamon will fill the cool, crisp air. Celebrate the season with your family at one of these great Branson area Fall festivals!