An Exceptional Destination that Exceeds Expectations

Known as the “Live Music Show Capital of the World,” Branson is an exceptional vacation destination full of liveliness and an immense variety of entertainment. Everyone in the family will love this town! Countless stages and live shows energize the city and create a dynamic sense of excitement. In fact, Branson has more theater seats than Broadway! Catch a small, intimate performance or be thrilled by a major world-class production. Tons of attractions line the streets in Branson from museums to water parks. For extreme exhilaration, explore Branson’s theme park Silver Dollar City®. Race around loops on thrilling roller coaster rides, soar through the sky on The GIANT Swing and step aboard the Frisco Silver Dollar Line Steam Train to ride through the mountains. When the sun goes down, Branson’s nightlife wakes up. Sip a cold beer at a local pub, meet friends at a lounge while sipping on martinis and listening to tunes, or dance the night away at any of Branson’s high-energy nightclubs.

This fantastic town allows you to switch up the pace and excitement to your liking. Nestled in the heart of the Ozark Mountains, Branson is home to many outdoor adventures. Enjoy the best of trout fishing on Lake Taneycomo, saddle up for a day of horseback riding along scenic trails winding through 150 acres of the Ozarks, jump on a wave runner or go sailing on Table Rock Lake, or admire the natural beauty of the Ozarks from up above on a hot air balloon ride. For the golf enthusiast, Branson offers some of the Midwest’s finest courses. The combination of outstanding course designs, mountain terrain, and lush scenery creates an unparalleled atmosphere for a day on the links. Boasting loads of activities, amazing scenery, and endless entertainment, Branson is an outstanding vacation destination that should not be missed!

A True American Original

  • With more than 100 shows on 49 stages, Branson offers a performance venue for every type of show. Some popular live shows include Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede®; Paul Revere & the Raiders; Chun Yi – The Legend of Kung Fu; Shake, Rattle & Roll – Best Hits of the 50s; and Take it to the Limit: An Eagles Tribute.
  • Branson is well-known for its food – and lots of it! With countless restaurants, eateries, lounges, and buffets, you will find whatever variation of food you desire. Choose from American, Italian, Mexican, Thai, Japanese, Chinese, Mediterranean, good ol’ Southern cooking, and more.
  • Hit the Branson Landing where you can shop at over 100 specialty stores, dine or have drinks at a multitude of restaurants, listen to concerts on the Town Square and watch a spectacular water fountain show synchronized with lights, sounds, music and fire.

    Outdoor Traveler Vacation in Branson, Missouri


    A truly unique vacation destination, Branson is the ideal spot for fun with the entire family. Beautiful scenery and outdoor adventure create a relaxing and serene atmosphere. On the other end of the spectrum, numerous live shows and attractions pump up the excitement.

    Here are suggestions of where to go, what to see and things to do:

    • Go fly fishing on Lake Taneycomo where you can find some of the nation’s best trout.
    • Enjoy a cruise on Table Rock Lake aboard the Showboat Branson Belle – a grand 1890s paddlewheel riverboat.
    • Race your family and friends down the Raging River Rapids or Kalani Towers at White Water®, Branson’s premier outdoor water park.
    • Be amazed by the stunt riders, performers, horses and longhorns while eating a delicious four-course dinner at Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede®.
    • Set sail on The Lake Queen and the Sammy Lane Pirate Cruise for sightseeing excitement by boat.
    • Reminisce and stop by Dick’s Oldtime 5 & 10, one of the few surviving dime stores in the country.
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