Christmas is one of the most exciting times of the year in Branson. The whole city bustles under a blanket of multi-colored lights, visitors from all over the country are busy shopping at one of the many local shops and Santa makes his rounds with stops all over town.
Still — the most exciting holiday-timed visit to Branson is filled with some of the most exciting world-class Christmas productions that you won’t want to miss. If you’re planning a visit to Branson for the holidays, consider adding some of these fantastic Christmas shows to your itinerary.
Dixie Stampede Christmas Show (Nov. 1- Dec 30)
Experience the live nativity scene with real camels carrying three majestic kings to see Baby Jesus in Bethlehem. You’ll hear your favorite Christmas songs, marvel in the wonderland of twinkling lights and Santa will even make an appearance with his sleigh full of presents. This Christmas show at the Dixie Stampede Theater is one you’ll come back year after year to see. For tickets, click here.
Silver Dollar City is an incredible place year round, but during the holidays it’s an experience that just can’t be beat. Decor up the wazoo, a tree and light show with millions of lights that will knock you off your feet, a holiday parade through the old mining town’s city streets and of course, Santa! Spend an enchanted winter day riding all your favorite Silver Dollar City Attractions and soaking up the overabundance of holiday cheer. For tickets, click here.
Christmas on the Trail Chuckwagon Dinner Show (Nov. 1-Dec. 31)
Enjoy a delicious and filling chuckwagon dinner while these talented musical cowboys entertain you with their old-time cowboy caroling. After the show you’ll get to experience a 2.5 mile stretch of astounding Christmas displays and lights. Drive through the light display at your own pace in the warmth of your own vehicle and take in all the beauty of the holiday season. For tickets, click here.
The legacy of Mr. Christmas himself continues with a show in his honor, featuring the Osmonds and The Lennon Sisters. Incredible costumes, reindeer, beautiful twinkling lights and the magnificent sounds of the Moon River Orchestra will fill the stage with a joyful sound that will light up your holidays. For tickets to the Andy Williams Christmas Variety Show at the Andy Williams Moon River Theater, click here.
With countless theaters in town, you can catch a Christmas show around every corner. Click here for a complete list of Branson Christmas shows in 2014.
Whether you’re headed to Branson for the first time or you’re returning for the umpteenth time, the holidays are a fantastic time to experience the incredible city of Branson.