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Getting the Most out of Your Trip to Branson MO

 

Branson Missouri is the place to be for your ultimate dream vacation. Not only does it give you a blast from the past with its rich history, it also gives you exciting attractions that are surely worth sharing to everyone you know. Branson Missouri is known to be the world’s Live Music Capital. It also is the top family vacation destination.

Numerous attractions and live shows, together with the fresh ambiance of the place’s proximity to nature, are the assets of Branson Missouri, something that no other place can offer you. In Branson, you will never run out of things to do. Read on and learn how to get the most out of your trip to Branson Missouri.

 

Take a trip down memory lane in Branson’s top museums. You can go to the Veterans Memorial Museum and learn a thing or two about the heroes who gave their own lives for the country. This museum honors the heroes of the past and the heroes who are continuously serving the country right now. For the kids and the kids at heart, you can also visit the World’s Largest Toy Museum in Branson. See toys of different sizes and reminisce the days of your childhood as toys from the 1700s and childhood icons such as Shirley Temple and Groucho Marx can be seen in the museum too. For a more romantic and bittersweet experience in Branson museums, visit the Titanic museum. This museum lets you walk into a replica of the unsinkable that sank. Inside, you can also see the artifacts from Titanic’s expedition and also get a chance to get to hear the stories of the survivors of Titanic. Feel the thrill of playing Jack and Rose in the ship’s grandiose staircase and dining halls. All these can be found in Branson’s world-class and unique museums.

 

Take the time off work to bond with your family. Hop on a boat and take a tour of the Tri-lakes area, especially the Table Rock Lake which is considered to be one of Branson’s most perfect lakes. Water activities such as fishing, boating, and swimming are all for you to enjoy. For dads, going fishing with your sons or daughters is a great bonding experience. Or you could also choose to go play a game of golf in Thousand Hills Golf Resort, which features an 18-hole golf course and also caters to different skill set of players. Do not miss out on visiting Silver Dollar City also, a theme park which features exciting and thrilling rides for the whole family. Adults should try the Outlaw Run, the world’s most daring wood coaster. For the kids, do not worry since there is also a coaster for kids that is as thrilling as the Outlaw Run.

Above all, your vacation in Branson Missouri would not be complete until you yourself can testify as to why it is called the Live Music Capital of the World. Branson Missouri live music shows Watch the live music shows in Branson which features the best musicians and talents. These music shows do not feature music alone because these talented musicians can also do comedy. Try watching the Baldknobbers Jamboree Show, which is one of the first shows in Branson. Until now, the Baldknobbers never fail to bring the house down and make people laugh. Try catching a show that features Branson traditions – the Presley’s Country Jubilee. For over 50 years now, the Presley’s have entertained millions of people in Branson with their music and comedic acts. They have stood the test of time and you can never go wrong with watching a Presley’s show. You can also try out other music shows. For sure, Branson’s got everything you need when it comes to entertainment.

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Own a Golf Front Condo

 

 

 

Your choice of a vacation matters significantly to make your every vacation worth remembering. Branson offers you a variety of choices for your vacation home. One of the options that it offers you is the golf front condo in Branson, a refreshing twist to the usual condo unit that gives you sights of skyscrapers – that not really make a conducive home for your vacation.

 

 

The best place in Branson to own a golf front condo is in Thousand Hills Golf Resort. Thousand Hills Golf Resort is a place where you can have a long term relationship with. Thousand Hills gives you a chance to own a golf front condo, and at the same time, it also provides you the convenience and the luxury that Thousand Hills have delivered to thousands of the satisfied residents.

 

 

Owning a golf front condo in Branson’s Thousand Hills lets you experience the warmth of nature, and how is it like to be living in a vacation home with the most comfortable and laid-back ambiance. In fact, the atmosphere in Thousand Hills is so laid-back that you would not think that it is located right in the heart of the city’s entertainment and shopping district. Thousand Hills is situated close to Highway 76, where you can catch the world-famous theater plays and live music shows that Branson is very much known for. You can also take a short drive from your golf front condo and shop in Dewey’s Short Visitor’s Center, Branson Landing, or Tanger Outlet Center so you are still updated about the latest trends in fashion even while you are on vacation. Living in Thousand Hills also gives you the privilege to be right within reach of Branson’s best golf course. Golf Front Condo in Thousand HillsThe 18-hole par 64 golf course in Thousand Hills is truly the best there is, having been voted as Branson’s best golf course for two straight years. Having a golf front condo will easily tempt the golf enthusiasts, but if you aren’t one, let the view of the perfectly manicured vast valley of greens from your very own porch tempt you into having this golf front condo. It has the perfect view that you are longing for in a vacation home, not to mention the amenities that come with it.

 

 

Living in a golf front condo in Thousand Hills gives you access to a swimming pool and luxurious bedrooms and bathrooms in the condo unit. A Jacuzzi tub is also available for your ultimate rest and relaxation. Space is also not an issue in these golf front condos since the kitchen and the living room are spacious enough to hold the entire family, and can even hold more visitors. A private patio is also perfect for some serious pondering or just enjoying the sights of nature. Owning a golf front condo also reduces the hassles of looking for a place to stay in your Branson vacations.

 

A golf front condo in Thousand Hills is your best option for a vacation home. This is something that the whole family will surely enjoy, or this would also make a perfect retirement home. Expect your condo to relax and de-stress you after a day of adventure and fun in Branson. To own a golf front condo now, dial 1-877-262-0430 for inquiries and reservations.

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Big Back To School Discounts in Branson

 

Branson is known to be ultimate family vacation destination because of its world-class attractions, theme parks, museums, and live music shows. Now, Branson is also famous for its outlet malls. It is this time of the month when it is perfect to drop by Branson to get huge discounts on school supplies.

 

The Sales Tax Holiday in Branson, which goes by the Missouri state law, is responsible for the big discounts on back to school purchases in Branson’s outlet malls. This event will begin on the first Friday in August until the following Sunday of August. This 2013, this event falls on the first minute after 12 midnight on August 2 through Sunday, August 4.Branson Landing at night

 

On these days, school supplies are greatly marked down for you to get big savings. Other “back to school” items like school clothing or school uniforms can be yours for as low as $100. School supplies are also under $50. Even computer softwares are also marked down. Softwares are sold under $350 so you can increase your productivity using your computer for school. There are also computers and computer peripheral equipment that are sold under $3,500 each. Buying these items are truly great help for your child’s school needs. These purchases are also of great help in you because these items are free from Missouri Sales Tax. Talk about big savings for your back to school needs. The Sales Tax Holiday, however, does not include items such watches, jewelries, phones, umbrellas, handkerchiefs, scarves, ties, headbands, or belt buckles.

 

All of Branson’s retail giants will take part in giving you the best back to school deals in Branson’s Sales Tax Holiday. Branson Landing will be open Friday and Saturday with mall hours from 9 AM to 10 PM and on Sundays from 10 AM to 8 PM. The Shoppes at Branson Meadows will also be open on Fridays to Saturdays from 10 AM to 7 PM and on Sundays from 10 AM to 6 PM. On the other hand, Tanger Outlet Center will be open on Friday and Saturday from 8 AM to 10 PM and on Sundays from 9 AM to 7 PM. The individual store hours will still hold despite the mall hours.

 

Bring your family to Branson for the last hurrah before the kids go back to school! A weekend getaway in Branson would be perfect because of the various events that would be happening all at once. There is the Sales Tax Holiday happening, Moonlight Madness in Silver Dollar City, book signing in Branson’s Titanic Museum and many more!

 

Catch all these events over the weekend in Branson. For your lodging place in Branson, head on to Thousand Hills Golf Resort located near Highway 76. You can be near all the fun and excitement that Branson brings you, and you still get to have that much needed rest after a long day in Branson. For inquiries and reservations, call 1-877-262-0430 now!

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Wet N’ Wild Night Water in Branson’s White Water

 

 

White Water is one of the most famous attractions in Branson, Missouri. It is one place that the tourists cannot miss out on. Branson’s White Water features a lot of thrilling and exciting rides from water blasters, speed slides, twisting typhoons to grand geysers to little soakers. Name whatever water fun you want to experience, and White Water hands it to you in a full of fun.White Water in Branson

 

 

With these rainbow of rides and attractions in White Water, the normal operating hours of the park is not enough to be able to enjoy each ride that the park has. Don’t fret now since White Water is having a special event called Night Water! Night Water in Branson lets you enjoy the rides and attractions of White Water beyond its operating hours. Open until 10 PM, Night Water lets you explore the park more. Try the Aloha River under the stars for a serene and romantic feel. Get some evening adrenaline rush when you try the rapids at Ohana Falls. You can also turn into your daredevil alter ego and try the Kalani Towers, where you will be dropped from a height of 75 feet – and in the dark! Who knew that going to a water adventure ride will be so much fun in the evening?

 

 

Night Water in Branson not only fascinates you with its rides. It also has a lot of other activities that happens after the daylight has gone. Come to Branson’s Night Water during select Thursdays and enjoy a Dive-In Movie! This is really a great opportunity for movie enthusiasts to experience a new way to enjoy their favorite movies. The Dive-In Movie in Branson’s Night Water is on the new Surf’s Up Wave Pool Big Screen. Catch movies every Thursday like The Lorax, High School Musical 3, Despicable Me, and many more!

 

 

Enjoy White Water more with its Night Water food and merchandise specials which are exclusive after 5 PM. Treat your tummy to a yummy delight of special burgers, hotdog, grilled chicken sandwich, and fries. There are also other treats like nachos, pretzels, cotton candy, and frozen lemonade and strawberry. During Night Water, you also get to enjoy a special discount of 20% off on all swimwear. You also get to have big squirt water toys for a very affordable price. This is a perfect way to feel like a kid again.

 

 

Night Water in Branson happens every Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from July 4 to August 10, so don’t miss out on the last stretch of White Water’s special offer for you. There are also select Bonus Days during Friday Nights and Saturdays from August 17-31.

 

 

A Night Water ticket costs only $25, exclusive of tax. You can order online thru Silver Dollar City’s website or call 800-475-9370. Night Water tickets are also sold in the front gate of White Water. Join in the fun now!

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Experience Moonlight Madness in Branson

 

Silver Dollar City is the famous theme park located near Branson, Missouri for the whole family. It has been entertaining people for years since 1960 and it just keeps on getting better and better at it. It is an 1880’s-themed craft village that incorporates the modern-day theme park. It is a family-oriented theme park and it features great and amazing thrill rides and attractions, demonstrating craftsmen around its corners, over 40 shows that will absolutely entertain you, 60+ shops that you will not find in any other place, and 6 famous festivals in Branson. It has been the annual destination for vacationers for many families and there’s no doubt that it would be your family’s too.Moonlight Madness in Silver Dollar City

 

Feel the thrill with extended rides until 10pm! Silver Dollar City runs through mid-March through December 31st to offer many people the fun and excitement they want. But what’s great about is that it is that you can have a taste of a different kind of Silver Dollar City because of its Extended Night time Ride Hours through the Moonlight Madness! Moonlight Madness lets you enjoy the theme park until 10 pm; that’s over 12 hours of pure fun non-stop thrills! But there’s more. Special shows, exclusive events, and sweet deals make Moonlight Madness a one-of-a-kind end of summer bash. With all of that, you would definitely be missing a big chunk of your life if you are not here!

 

Get your regular admission ticket or season pass and still ride into the night for no additional charge! That is an all-day fun just for you and your family! Just enter the park after 5pm with a $30 + tax Moonlight Madness ticket. You can book your tickets online of call 800-475-9370 to order. Moonlight Madness tickets are also available at the front gate of Silver Dollar City.

 

Get more than what you pay for in Moonlight Madness Entertainment. With Moonlight Madness in Silver Dollar City, you can enjoy more of the theme park with your family. Just let the theme park take you through a different kind of fun as it adds more to its collection of entertaining attractions. Moonlight Madness will entertain you with Chris Perondi’s Stunt Dog Experience during the day. And after the day, when the sun has already set, experience the All-NEW high-powered, country music show, GAC Country Nights in Echo Hollow® at 7 in the evening from Wednesday through Monday. And when the night grows and it becomes darker, don’t worry for Street Dances will be there with you on the City’s square which begins at 9pm every evening. There will be lots of dances to watch out for and your favorites including The Chicken Dance, The Electric Slide, and The Cotton-Eyed Joe will be played! Moonlight Madness will keep you very much entertained with its extended ride hours!

 

Experience great food and merchandise deals in Moonlight Madness. Since Moonlight Madness want you to have the time of your life, it has more than just rides, attraction, and special shows. It also includes great food and merchandise deals after the sun goes down. Enjoy these after 7pm from July 20 to August 4, 2013 while supplies last. Get exclusive Moonlight Madness shirts and souvenir items in Branson!

Feel the late night fun and excitement brought to you by Branson. For a place to stay after all the adventure, head on to Thousand Hills Golf Resort for nightly condo and cabin rentals.

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Branson Shops Embrace the Missouri Sales Tax Holiday

Branson Shopping and Missouri Sales Tax HolidayNowadays, families are trying to cut their budgets and still meet their needs. In August, Missouri families have the opportunity to get a break from sales tax and get what they need for back to school. In Branson, merchants are embracing the holiday and you’re sure to find some great sales in the area.

The Missouri Sales Tax Holiday is August 2 – 4. During the weekend, students and their families will get a break from Missouri state sales tax of 4.225% on back to school purchases.

But what exactly qualifies as a “back to school purchase”?

The sales tax holiday applies to clothing, school supplies, computer software, personal computers, and computer peripheral devices.

 

  • Clothing – any article having a taxable value of $100 or less.
    • Any article intended to be worn on or about the body; does not include watches, watchbands, jewelry, handbags, handkerchiefs, umbrellas, scarves, ties, headbands, or belt buckles.
  • School supplies – not to exceed $50 per purchase.
    • Any items typically used by a student in a classroom, i.e. notebooks, pens, pencils, backpacks, etc. Does not include watches radios, CD players, headphones, sporting equipment, copiers, or other office supplies.
  • Computer software – anything having a taxable value of $350 or less.
  • Personal computers – not to exceed $3500
  • Computer peripheral devices – not to exceed $3500

 

During the sales tax holiday, cities and counties have the option to waive city and county taxes. In Branson and Taney County, city and county taxes still apply.

Tanger Outlets is helping even more because of their everyday low prices. The outlet stores located at Tanger offer their merchandise at up to 50% off. That’s a real break for your wallet, and during the sales tax holiday, you can find even better deals by shopping the sales going on in different stores. Check out what Tanger Outlets has to offer during the sales tax holiday and you could score big on your kids’ clothing purchases.

Take advantage of the Missouri Sales Tax Holiday and get what you and your kids need for the coming school year. For more information about the sales tax holiday, visit www.dor.mo.gov/business/sales/taxholiday/school/.

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Branson Real Estate Options - Cabins & Condos

 

Branson, the Live Music Capital of the World, is becoming the prime tourist destination in Missouri. Tourists who have visited Branson left the place satisfied and wanting to go back again. Branson tourists are also given the option to rent a cabin or condo as their place to stay during their vacation in Branson.

 

Branson real estate now offers you the chance to live the life that tourists only dream of. Thousand Hills Sales Company, the premier sales group of Thousand Hills Golf Resort in Branson, redefines the real estate market with its existing Branson condo and cabin sales opportunities. Real estate in Branson has definitely been taken a notch higher with Thousand Hills offering cozy and rustic cabins and the luxurious golf-front and lakefront condo units - all for you to own.Branson lake condos

 

These condos and cabins in Thousand Hills are situated in a location that offers you convenience, rest and relaxation, and ultimate fun. Thousand Hills Golf Resort is located minutes away from the famous 76 Country Boulevard, the major entertainment area in Branson. You can watch your favorite musical shows, theater plays, and concerts and be home in a matter of minutes. You are also near the best dining places in Branson, so you can dine out with your family and friends anytime you like. Shopping for great finds and great bargains is also not a problem because The Shoppes and Branson Landing is located very near Thousand Hills Golf Resort. Living in Thousand Hills also assures you of the much-needed peace of mind after a day of working hard. In Thousand Hills, you are within nature’s caress.

 

Real estate offers in Branson’s Thousand Hills are an extremely good option when you are thinking long term. You can avail of 1 bedroom cabins if you want a vacation home all to yourself. If you are planning to have a  vacation home for the whole family, there are also 3 bedroom cabins sprawled in 1,422 square feet of land. These log cabins are built from Colorado cut spruce logs. The inside of the cabins are also very reminiscent of the Ozarks that it almost feels like your home has a touch of nature in it.

 

Thousand Hills condo units also spell out luxury living among other real estate condo sales in Branson. You have the power to choose if you want a golf front condo where you can see the lush greens of the prized Thousand Hills golf course everyday. You can also opt to own a lakefront condo wherein you will be able to enjoy the view of Table Rock Lake from your private deck anytime. The condo units also vary from 1 bedroom to 3 bedroom units, available from 1,050 square feet.

 

Choose a Thousand Hills cabin or condo  - whichever suits your needs - and get more out of the affordable price you will pay. Live the life of a tourist each day in Branson by having your very own vacation home in Thousand Hills.

 

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Golf in Branson - 18 Holes at Thousand Hills

 

Branson is known to be a popular tourist vacation destination because of its theme parks, nature parks, restaurants, and shopping centers. Now, Branson is also known for having the best golf course across the state. The Thousand Hills golf course was rated 4-stars by the Golf Digest Magazine last 2009. It has also been voted by the readers of Springfield News-Leader to be the Best of the Ozarks for Branson Golf Courses for two years in a row.  These accolades alone speak for the quality of golf in Branson.

 

Your golf experience in Branson will truly be memorable, no matter what your skill set is. You can be a professional golf player or someone who is just starting to learn the sport. Whichever you might be, Branson golf has something in store for you. Three separate sets of tees will make sure that golf will be challenging and enjoyable at the same time. This golf course also does not discriminate on age and experience of the players. It is also well-maintained as seen in its manicured grass and very clean fairways. Thousand Hills also offers rentals of Yamaha carts with GPS function with no charge at all. If ever you also spontaneously decide on playing golf in Branson with your friends, do not worry since Thousand Hills also offers golf club rentals. For newbies who do not know which club to rent out, there are golf professionals in Thousand Hills who are more than willing to assist you in everything related to golf - from picking out the right golf club to teaching you the basics and the techniques of the game itself.branson golf surrounding

 

This famous golf course in Branson features one par 5 hole, eight par 4 holes, and nine par 3 holes. Different slope ratings are also available, namely the Blue 125, White 116, and Red 113. The golf course also poses some challenges with the elevation to the players, making this a perfect venue to hone your golf IQ and eventually become a golf professional, too. After a nice game of golf, treat yourself and your family and friends to a snack in Mulligan’s Snack Bar & Grill.

 

This 18-hole masterpiece is also situated in a very relaxing location as the golf course is surrounded by forests, streams, and the rock formations of the Ozark Mountains. Breath fresh air and let your eyes rejoice in the lush greens of the golf course. If you want to take a break away from golfing, see a theater play or show instead. Thousand Hills Golf Resort is located minutes away from 76 Country Boulevard, where the world-famous music shows and theater plays are happening every day.

 

You were looking for a golf course, but you got more than just a golf course. Visit Thousand Hills to see and play a good game of golf!

 

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Spend Your Vacation in Branson Log Cabins

 

 

 

You deserve a vacation somewhere full of adventure with nature and at the same time, somewhere hip and happening with all the entertainment, shopping, and dining places. Come to the perfect vacation place in Branson, Missouri. And your perfect vacation also deserves the perfect lodging which mirrors your own vacation.

 

 

Branson log cabins are the perfect accommodation for your vacation. Just like your dream vacation, it gets you close to nature while giving you all the luxury you need. These log cabins are situated in the woods, so it gives you a feel of utmost privacy and peace of mind. To top it off, these Branson log cabins are also minutes away from Branson’s prime entertainment, shopping, and dining places. You can go get some vacation fun and be in the comforts of your vacation home in a span of minutes. You can also choose whether to spend time in the outdoors or in Branson’s theme parks, or just enjoy the seclusion from the outside world inside your log cabin. For the best log cabins, visit Thousand Hills Golf Resort and experience great service and luxury at its best. Thousand Hills is also strategically situated in the heart of Branson’s activities. Thousand Hills boasts of Branson’s best golf course, and it is also adjacent to Table Rock Lake, one of Branson’s most perfect lakes.Branson log cabin exterior

 

 

These log cabins in Branson’s Thousand Hills exude a simple vibe, but you are assured of luxury once you step inside the cabin. The bedrooms and bathrooms of these cabins are complete with linens, king-sized beds, Jacuzzi tub, and many more. The kitchens of these log cabins also allow you to cook your favorite dishes if you do not feel like dining out. Kitchens are fully equipped with microwave ovens, silverware and other kitchen amenities that you need. Your log cabin also comes with a spacious living room, a private deck, and a swimming pool. For your entertainment needs, cable televisions and DVD players are also available in these log cabins. Wireless internet is also available for free so you can update your family and friends back home about the awesome time you are having in your Branson vacation.

 

 

Log cabins in Thousand Hills Golf Resort give you the vibe that you need. If you need some time alone to clear your mind off worries, these log cabins are perfect for you. If you want to go with a special someone on a romantic getaway, these log cabins are also suited for that romantic feel with the privacy that you need. If you are also going with your family or with a group of friends, log cabins will let you feel like it is your own home since it has all the amenities that a home needs, and the luxury that a hotel gives. Make your vacation more remarkable and memorable by staying in Thousand Hills Golf Resort log cabins!

 

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Branson Cabin Rentals Bring Luxury To Your Vacation

 

Tourists often go to hotels as their first lodging option. However, you can add a little twist to your vacation by not living in a hotel, but rather somewhere cozy and homey, which still bears the luxury that hotels can give you.

 

Branson gives you cabin rentals gives you a more convenient and more practical option in your vacation, especially when you are travelling as a large group. Cabin rentals have already become a popular accommodation choice among Branson tourists. One of the most popular cabin rentals in Branson is in Thousand Hills Golf Resort. Located in the heart of Branson’s entertainment and shopping centers, Thousand Hills makes it more convenient by making your place of rest near all the fun and also near the comforts of nature.

 

Cabin rentals in Branson’s Thousand Hills come with everything you can ever ask for in a home. Fully furnished bedrooms and bathrooms give you a king-size bed, comfortable linens, and a Jacuzzi tub. The kitchens are also fully equipped with microwave ovens, dryers, silverwares, and any equipment you need for cooking your favorite meals. Cable televisions are also available, and these TVs have access to premium channels like HBO and ESPN so you don’t have to miss out on your favorite movie or that win-or-go-home NBA game while you are on vacation. A DVD player is also available in case you want to have a movie night with family and friends in the cabin’s spacious living room. Thousand Hills cabins also have a private deck for your own dose of “me”-time. There is also free wireless internet so you can be updated in your social media networks, and post photos of your spectacular Branson vacation. If these hotel-like amenities still does not spell luxury for you, Thousand Hills’ cabins also offer a swimming pool for you to use. Now, you can have the privacy, rest, and luxury that you really want without ever leaving your cabin.branson cabin exterior

 

Renting a cabin is the more practical choice for your vacation, whether you are going in large groups, going with your special someone, or even going solo. Cabins give you a feel of having your own vacation home. You can get your own privacy and peace of mind. You can also get to spend some private quality time with your loved one. When with a large group of friends, cabins prove to be the most convenient since Thousand Hills gives you 4-bedroom cabins that can sleep up to 16 people for a very affordable price. You will definitely experience luxury without the hefty paycheck.

 

A lot of people have stayed and gave good reviews about Thousand Hills. When it comes to service, there is no doubt that Thousand Hills can give you an excellent one. Call Thousand Hills at 1-877-262-0430 for inquiries and reservations.

 

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