- Published on Wednesday, November 06 2013 10:32 AM
Written by Klaire Howerton
Posted by Mark Ruda
Celebrate the Season with Branson Christmas Shows
There are a vast number of ways that folks like to celebrate the Christmas and holiday season. Most people grew up with traditions like caroling, baking scrumptious Christmas sugar cookies, or perhaps going to midnight Mass on Christmas Eve. Some people celebrate by throwing a party or hosting a big dinner, or by hitting the stores to go window shopping. No matter what your style is, Christmas is about finding unique ways to celebrate the reasons for the season. If you would like to start a new celebratory Christmas tradition, check out some of the great Branson Christmas shows! They are sure to get you and yours in a festive mood, and make some Christmas memories that will last for holiday seasons to come.
Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede Family Christmas
Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede in Branson located on Highway 76 always draws a crowd. If you love the horses, the food and the fun, you are sure to love the Dixie Family Christmas! The Dixie Stampede arena becomes a dazzling winter wonderland in this Christmas spectacular – and the best part is that you get to be part of the fun! You will get to be a part of the friendly rivalry between the North Pole and the South Pole, and cheer on your team in various games (many of them on horseback!) as you enjoy a filling four course meal fit for a king. Watch in wonder as daring trick riders jump their horses through rings of fire, and festively dressed ponies and riders gallop through the ring to well-loved Christmas carols. The live Nativity scene will fill your heart with the true meaning of Christmas, and of course, no Christmas show is complete without a visit from Santa Claus! Book your tickets today!
Christmas on the Trail at Shepherd of the Hills
For a frontier Christmas experience celebrated the cowboy way, come see the Christmas on the Trail Chuckwagon Dinner Show at Shepherd of the Hills, located on West Highway 76. You will enjoy Christmas music with a fiddlin’ twist, holiday cowboy stories, and a little dash of good old fashioned campfire humor. This enjoyable show is made even more memorable by the great meal that accompanies it; be prepared to feast on trail chili, dutch oven taters, corn, cornbread with apple butter, apple cobbler and a steaming hot cup of joe! This ten year strong Branson Christmas show is sure to warm you inside and out this Christmas season. Your ticket also includes admission to the Trail of Lights, and a trip up to the top of the Inspiration Tower.
White Flight at The Butterfly Palace
For a fluttering holiday celebration, come visit The Butterfly Palace for White Flight, a special holiday exhibit featuring hundreds of white tropical butterflies floating about the tropical butterfly aviary like winged snowflakes. You and your family will watch in awe as these beautiful Christmas butterflies fly among Living Statues of Angels, and soar up to the top of an eighteen foot tall Poinsettia Christmas Tree, while Christmas carols play in the background. Your family will want to come back year after year!
Celebrating the season with Branson Christmas shows is a great way to get in the spirit of the holidays. So book your tickets to these and other great shows today!