Christmas is the perfect time of the year to enjoy traditional holiday activities like making a snowman, sipping cups of hot cocoa, wrapping presents and ice skating.
Luckily, Jordan Valley Ice Park in Springfield, Mo. is just a short drive from Branson and provides families with plenty of opportunity to go ice skating, catch a hockey game or enjoy the talents of the Figure Skating Club.
A day trip to Springfield during the holiday season is a great way to work in some ice skating and with convenient open skate hours, cheap skate rentals and a small admission fee, Jordan Valley Ice Park is perfect for families looking for some holiday fun.
While in Springfield, catch a showing of the Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker at the Gillioz Theatre, visit one of the many local coffee shops downtown and enjoy a warm beverage and close out the day with a visit to the original Bass Pro Shops where Santa will be waiting to greet the kids and look over their Christmas lists!
While visiting Branson, take a day to enjoy the activities at Jordan Valley Ice Park in nearby Springfield and celebrate the holidays in the best way possible — with family time.