Written by Jessica Covert
Posted by Mark Ruda
The Showboat Branson Belle
If you’re looking for a cruise but don’t want to pay for one in the Caribbean, look no further than Showboat Branson Belle. You’ll experience panoramic views of the beautiful Table Rock Lake as you stroll 3 decks. You’ll also enjoy a delicious 3-course meal and an exciting show featuring world-class performers like aerial violinist Janice Martin, singing group The ShowMen, and comedian Christopher James.
The Showboat Branson Belle, christened on Apr. 13, 1995, has continued to delight her passengers for almost 20 years. The elegant paddleboat is 278 feet long and 78 feet wide, with a peak speed of 11 m.p.h.
Your riverboat cruise will be two-hours of relaxation while enjoying panoramic views of Table Rock Lake from the Showboat’s three decks. You’ll get a fabulous three-course feast freshly prepared in the ship’s galley.
The Showboat Branson Belle also offers a unique shopping experience to its passengers while they’re onboard. The White River Landing contains Layton’s Mercantile, McAdoo’s Boatworks, and On Board Boutique to help complete your Showboat experience.
At Layton’s Mercantile, you’ll find a wide assortment of ladies’ apparel, jewelry, and accessories, along with inspirational and elegant home décor items. You can also find decadent treats including specialty coffee, candies, Silver Dollar City jams, jellies, butters, preserves, and more. Free samples are available so you’re sure to take home a favorite. Layton’s is also the home of the Showboat Box Office, where you can pick up your reserved tickets, make reservations for a future cruise, or get more information about the Showboat Branson Belle.
McAdoo’s Boatworks is the home of Showboat Branson Belle souvenirs. From logo t-shirts and jackets to collectibles spoons, bells, mugs, and pens, McAdoo’s has the perfect Showboat souvenir. Patriotic and nautical items are also available at McAdoo’s Boatworks, along with iced bottled water and soda. Parasol painters are also demonstrating at McAdoo’s. On Board Boutique is another great place aboard the Showboat Branson Belle. Ladies apparel, jewelry, and accessories await you there, along with a wide selection of sunglasses and camera batteries in case you forgot.
While you’re enjoying a meal of beef roast and chicken, you’ll be thoroughly entertained by Made in the USA, featuring talented musicians and performers like the ShowBelles, Julie McClarey, Dean Church, Mike Bliss, the ShowMen and more.
The best part is that you get all of this – cruise, dinner, and show – for only $49! For more information or to reserve your tickets, visit www.silverdollarcity.com/showboat-branson or call 1-800-888-7277.
So before you try to book a Caribbean cruise, look no further than the Showboat Branson Belle.