September may be the month when the summer season starts to fade away. You may miss the heat with the cooler September weather, but let Branson Missouri make an exception for you. The weather may get colder, but the shows and attractions in Branson continue to be hotter than ever! The month of September in Branson brings some activities and attractions that goes on all year round, but there are also special events happening this month only.
The month of September is also the month for the craftsmen to showcase their own arts and crafts. Branson becomes a haven for those who love to see and have unique crafts because this month is all about gathering the finest craftsmen in America in several fairs and gatherings for the guests to see or buy their artworks. In fact, these gatherings of craftsmen in Branson is duly recognized by the US Congress for promoting the heritage and craftsmanship of America.
One such festival is hosted by Branson’s premier theme park, Silver Dollar City. Every September, Silver Dollar City hosts the National Harvest Festival where visitors can see more than a hundred professional craftsmen do their own crafts. The craftsmen visiting in the National Harvest Festival range from glassblowers, sculptors, chainsaw artists, and many others.
Every third week of September, people flock to the historic area of Branson for the Autumn Daze Arts and Crafts Festival to witness and purchase quality arts and crafts. The people also get to be judges for the contest of the best art pieces.
September in Branson is not all about crafts. There is also one for the music lovers out there. Silver Dollar City also holds the Southern Gospel Picnic, which features the best performances from award winning Southern Gospel artists. The Southern Gospel genre has played a big role in Branson’s music history. If you want to expose yourself to a new genre, this festival will be a good one for you, too. The Southern Gospel Picnic also gives you the best Southern food choices.
If you are more of the athletic type, spending your September in Branson also gives you the best thrills! The Branson Ironman Triathlon happens every September, and the race usually goes through the popular areas in historic Branson. You can choose to participate in this race, or you can also enjoy yourself seeing the athletes in their pure competitive spirits.
Apart from these festivals, Branson also offers you some more such as the grape festival and the Shepherd of the Hills Festival. You can also catch the theater shows, plays, and concerts in Branson at this time.
Spending your September in Branson will truly be a relaxing and rewarding experience for you. The kids will be back in school so this is the perfect opportunity to go on a weekend trip to unwind and just have fun.