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Dare to Share Sweepstakes is Back!

One lucky winner won a dream vacation to Branson, Missouri last year, and now you have another chance to get that dream vacation for yourself! Branson has been a Midwest vacation destination for more than 50 years and with the 2nd annual “Dare to Share” Branson vacation sweepstakes you could take in the vacation of a lifetime. Thousand Hills Golf Resort, one of the leading area lodging providers, is pleased to announce their partnership with the leading attractions and shopping destinations in Branson to provide a Grand Prize dream vacation to one lucky sweepstakes winner. Guests can begin entering today at The sweepstakes will continue collecting entries through June 8th, 2014 and the lucky winner will be contacted shortly after.

dare-to-share-2014The grand prize consists of 3 nights at Thousand Hills Golf Resort where the winners will stay in a completely furnished luxury two bedroom cabin or condo. They will also receive a $500 dollar gift card for nearby Tanger Outlets, where they can spend their prize winnings in any of the stores there. In addition to the lodging and shopping, the grand prize winners will receive 4 tickets to each of these top Branson attractions: Silver Dollar City, Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede, and the Titanic Museum Branson.

Thousand Hills Resort cabins and condos are located near the award winning 18 hole public golf course in the heart of Branson, Missouri. With this fantastic location guests will be minutes from every show, shop, restaurant and attraction in town. All condos and cabins are fully furnished with all the comforts of home.

Head on over to Tanger Outlets Branson and shop 'til you drop with a $500.00 gift card, good for any store within Tanger Outlets Branson.

Silver Dollar City is rolling out the red, white & blue carpet this year with a yearlong celebration of America

Dixie Stampede is heating up its 20th Season with the biggest, boldest, brightest Roman Ride of Fire ever!

They built the Permanent, Interactive Titanic Museum Attraction in Branson, MO, honoring the 2,208 passengers and crew who sailed Titanic 102 years ago.

Sweepstakes entries must be received by June 8th to have a chance to win this Dream Vacation in Branson. Thousand Hills and all their partners are encouraging their fans to take advantage of this incredible opportunity before time runs out. Entries and official rules can be found online at

Thousand Hills Golf Resort is a golf course and nightly lodging resort located in Branson, Missouri. For nearly 20 years this locally owned resort has been providing affordable luxury lodging for vacationers in Branson. The staff of Thousand Hills prides itself on offering the best value for lakefront condos, golf condos, townhomes, cabin rentals and everything a vacationing family will need for their stay.

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Branson Real Estate’s Finest: The Cabins At Grand Mountains


They say that the best place to come home to is one where nature abounds. It would not hurt, too, if your home would be close to all the hip attractions and fun activities, shopping malls, restaurants, and theme parks in your area. Search no more for the place which has the perfect mix of nature and fun! Find your perfect home in Branson, Missouri – the live entertainment capital of the world and also the ultimate vacation destination in the Midwest.

Branson, Missouri is teeming with lots of attraction and activities so you will always have something to do. There is surely no dull moment here in Branson. Branson is also the best place for your dream home. You can commune with nature anytime you want or watch your favorite musical act in Branson. For the kids, they can also go on an adventure in the theme parks and learn new things in Branson’s museums. You can find the perfect spot for your home in Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort. Thousand Hills is considered to be the industry leader when it comes to real estate offerings. One of the most popular real estate choices in Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort are The Cabins at Grand Mountain. The cabins in Thousand Hills are situated in the rolling foothills of the Ozark Mountains, so you are guaranteed of the best ambiance and scenery in your home. The log cabins in Thousand Hills depict the perfect home – simple yet elegant. Thousand Hills has allotted 20 acres for the development of the log cabins properties. These log cabins in Thousand Hills are made of Colorado cut spruce log to induce that rustic atmosphere in the cabin. The design of the cabins was also made such that the natural setting of the Ozark Mountain could well be integrated into the interior of the cabins. Some of the most popular choices of the log cabins are the two bedroom and three bedroom cabins.

The location of Thousand Hills is another reason why you will love this place for your new home. It is close to Branson’s entertainment district and also to the best outlet malls, restaurants, and museums in Branson. Thousand Hills is also located very near Silver Dollar City, Branson’s popular theme park. Your home in Thousand Hills may be situated close to the heart of Branson, but you can still have some peace of mind when you reach home because Thousand Hills’ cabins are all about nature. Don’t miss this opportunity to get that country living while staying in the heart of the city. Choose Thousand Hills’ cabins for your new home!

For more inquiries, just dial 1-877-262-0430.

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Summer Fun in Branson


It is summer time once again! If you are looking for ways on how to beat the summer heat, then you have come to the right place. For your summer vacation, choose to be in Branson Missouri! Branson is the perfect place to be in for the summer because it offers you all the entertainment and relaxation that you will need. In Branson, you can have indoor and outdoor entertainment, and a whole lot of nature, too!

Mornings in Branson starts with a cool fog from the Ozark Mountains. As the day progresses, feel the heat that summer brings as you go about the day activities in Branson. Your summer vacation won’t be much of a vacation if you do not have some water activities. In Branson, you can find much of these activities in the TriLakes Area. The TriLakes Area is composed of three beautiful lakes, namely Lake Taneycomo, Bull Shoals Lake, and Table Rock Lake. You can do activities like scuba diving, canoeing, water skiing, boating, fishing, and a lot more. You can also embark on an outdoor adventure by visiting Branson’s amusement parks. Silver Dollar City is one of Branson’s most popular theme parks, and it also houses some of the best rides in the world. Some rides that you must try are the Powder Keg and Outlaw Run, which is also considered as the world’s most daring wood coaster. If you are looking for a chill outdoor experience, Branson has its nature parks wherein you can be one with nature’s gifts.

For those who wants to shy away from the heat of the scorching sun, you can always entertain yourselves with the shows in Branson. There are over 100 indoor theater events, music shows, dance concerts, and plays that you will surely enjoy. Get to see the amazing talents of Branson like the Presleys, Baldknobbers, The Liverpool Legends, and a lot more. Apart from musical shows, there are also shows like the Barber Variety Show if you want to see some magic and have a comic relief.

During the summer, Branson also holds several festivals which you could join. Some of the festivals happening are the Annual Woodcarving Rendezvous, Mustang Rally, Fiddlers Festival, and the National Kidsfest. The KidsFest is the most anticipated festival that runs from mid-June to mid-July in Silver Dollar City. Special activities for the kids will be prepared by the theme park, including a Half Pint Dance. And of course, there is the much celebrated Fourth of July celebration. Join in the parade, festivities, and cap it off with a grand fireworks display.

Make your vacation even more worth it by picking the right lodging place in Branson. Choose Thousand Hills Golf Resort. There are nightly rentals of Branson log cabins, golf front condos, and lakefront condos – a fresh alternative to the usual hotel rooms. Thousand Hills is also located near Branson’s entertainment district, but far enough for you not to be disturbed by the city noise when you want your rest. Book your trip to Branson now and have the best summer ever! Contact Thousand Hills at 1-877-262-0430.

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Come to Branson’s White Water For Your Vacation


Are you excited for the summer? Well, who isn’t, right? But the more important question is: What are you doing for the summer? Summer is the best time to have that much needed vacation. Take the time to de-stress and forget for a while about all the worries! Plan a trip now to the premier vacation destination in the Midwest – Branson, Missouri!

Branson is beaming with attractions and activities that will keep you busy for the summer. The hot weather will not be a hindrance at all for you to have some outdoor fun. It doesn’t matter how hot it gets in Branson, because there is White Water to cool you off during the summer.

The White Water is a part of the attractions brought to you by Silver Dollar City. The entire water park is filled with over two million gallons of water to help its visitors beat the heat. White Water is a 13-acre park that gives its visitors extreme thrills and cool fun with its water rides and attractions. This park is also very family-friendly, so tag along the whole family so you can have memories to remember for the years to come. There are also cabanas available for $100 every Sunday to Friday, and for $125 every Saturdays. White Water also features four eateries within the park so that you can refill your tummy without going outside the park.

There are rides and attractions for every person, no matter how young or old, in Branson’s White Water. The most popular of the rides are the Aloha River, Kalani Towers, and Coconut Cove. Everyone will surely enjoy the Aloha River – a float ride that transports you into a whole new South Pacific world. The Aloha River features fountains, geysers, and a 30-foot tall tiki water tower, which makes this the ultimate family friendly ride in White Water. The Kalani Towers, one of White Water’s newest attractions, lets you experience free fall body surfing and racing with speeds up to 40 mph and from as high as 7.5 stories. Last but not the least, the Coconut Cove is the ride for the little kids to enjoy. The Coconut Cove has slides, interactive sprays, and shooting nozzles that will surely thrill the kids!

After a long day of fun and adventure in White Water in Branson, there is no need to cut that adventure short just to catch some snacks! Turn it into a food adventure instead with the park’s four eateries. Big Island Marketplace is where you can get fruit cups, peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, pretzels, and nachos. High Tide Hannah’s Island Café is the place where you can have lunch with the entire family. Their menu includes chicken strips, cheeseburgers, salads, wraps, and many more. Surf’s Up Snacks is the perfect stop for your craving of sandwiches, fries, and funnel cakes. For desserts, go to Island Delights for soft serve cones, ICEE, and root beer floats.

White Water is located in Highway 76, so better get a lodging place near this place. Choose Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort for your lodging needs to make every day of your summer vacation an adventure in White Water!

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Spend Memorial Day in Branson Missouri


Branson is not only known to be the live music capital of the world and the ultimate vacation destination of the Midwest. It is also one of the places that celebrates traditions and holidays in the most unique way. With this, Branson is the perfect place to be this Memorial Day. Come over and celebrate Memorial Day with your loved ones right here in Branson and enjoy all the good things it has to offer.

May 26, 2014 is the date for the celebration of Memorial Day. In Branson, expect the best celebrations to happen. For your Memorial Day vacation with your family, get to know more about Branson by immersing yourself in its culture and traditions. You can also make memories with the attractions and activities in Branson.

For some family friendly activities in Branson, you can always visit Silver Dollar City, Branson’s world-class theme park. Kids and adults will enjoy the different attractions in the park. It has several heart-pumping rides that will surely let you have memorable moments with your loved ones. If you want to take a break from all the excitement in the park, there are also shows and plays in Silver Dollar City for you to watch. Silver Dollar City is also known to have the best theme park food in America. You could also spend some time in the TriLakes Area, to commune with nature on the pristine lakes of Branson. Activities you can do in this area are swimming, scuba diving, fishing, boating, and a lot more.

Your trip to Branson to the kids could also be a learning opportunity for the both of you. Even if you are on vacation, learning never stops. Branson has a lot of museums to give you additional tidbits of knowledge that you can share with the people back home. Visit the Titanic Museum to learn more about the unsinkable ship that sank, the stories of its survivors, and the artifacts that can be seen in the museum. The Hollywood Wax Museum in Branson never fails to fascinate the movie lovers. It has life-sized wax figures of your favorite Hollywood celebrities so you can take all the photos you want with them. For a more bizarre knowledge source, there is always the Ripley’s Believe It Or Not Museum in Branson!

Make the most out of your Memorial Day vacation in Branson! Explore the whole city and discover a whole lot of things that you can enjoy. To have the best vacation ever, let Thousand Hills Golf Resort be a part of one memorable vacation. It has the lodging options that are perfect for families and those going solo on vacation. Reserve your very own units now for your vacation. Dial 1-877-262-0430 for more inquiries and reservations. 

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Brace Yourself and Have the Best Ride Ever of the Powder Keg Roller Coaster

PowderKeg LogoIf you want to treat the whole family for a wonderful summer vacation, come to Silver Dollar City in Branson and enjoy the thrill ride of the PowderKeg Roller Coaster. Built in 2004, PowderKeg Roller Coaster is the longest thrill ride in the park. This Roller Coaster is packed with amazing ride along with fantastic lakeside settings of the Table Rock Lake.

During the launching of the PowderKeg Roller Coaster, flames come out from the chimney at the exterior portion of the building and the barrels positioned outside the building burst out water. Meanwhile, a short audio track is played loudly with a man’s voice that says: “Hey, that area is restricted! You’re too close to that nitro! Do you smell smoke?” The coaster then moves forward from the shed of the nitro and the green lights go and flames would shoot out of the shed, then the coaster starts to move. In just 2.8 seconds, the coaster launches from 0 to 53 miles an hour and combines the gravitational forces and compressed air-launch with a speed of 64 miles an hour.

The coaster travels up and down the hills many times and run through many tight turns and then slowly moves up in a chain lift hill while bluegrass music is played. From the coaster will take a 90 degree turn before dropping down a steep of 110 feet. Coaster riders will then fly high through the trees over 3,500 feet of track for a truly exhilarating and breathtaking thrill ride experience. At the end of the roller coaster ride, in travels in a big helix that almost makes everyone in upside down position before it stops into the final brakes and back to the launching station.

PowderKeg Roller Coaster was designed that would raise every strand of hair of any thrill rider. With the height requirement of only 42 inches, young and old can have the opportunity to enjoy the thrilling roller coaster ride. The coaster has a unique restraint system that allows every rider a secured and safe ride. The adjustable lap bar across the hip allows every rider a comfortable sitting.

A ride with the PowderKeg Roller Coaster will let you experience a thrilling and exhilarating ride of your life. As you feel the excitement of the breathtaking view of the scenery, the lift hill chain can be heard as you come closer to the highest point, then plunge down with the pull of gravity and take the rest of the travel.

The exciting launch and the high speed of the PowderKeg Roller Coaster can really make the stomach of any thrill rider flip upside down. With the exciting and thrilling ride features of the Roller Coaster, it makes the Silver Dollar City a truly great thrill ride destination.

So, brace yourself and have the best thrilling ride ever of the PowderKeg Roller Coaster, visit the Silver Dollar City in Branson this summer season.


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Romantic Date in A Jacuzzi Branson Suite


For a romantic vacation with your special someone, why not plan a getaway in the Midwest where everything is laid back and fun at the same time? Choose to be in Branson Missouri for your own getaway as a couple. Branson offers you lots of attractions and activities so you can have your own time for yourself, and at the same time making memories with your loved one. To make your Branson vacation even more perfect, there is only one place to go to when it comes to your lodging place – Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort.

Thousand Hills has a very strategic location that will ensure you enjoy every bit of Branson while you are on vacation. It is located in the famous Highway 76, which is also considered to be the entertainment district of Branson. You can also find nearby theme parks and nature parks in this area. There are also the best restaurants and shopping malls in Branson near Highway 76. You are just a heartbeat away from places like Andy Williams Theater, Lonestar Steakhouse, Tanger Outlets, and many other shopping, dining, and live music places. Life would be so much easier when you are near all the things you want and need for your vacation.

For a romantic lodging place in Branson, rent a Jacuzzi Suite in Thousand Hills Golf Resort. The Jacuzzi Suites in Branson’s Thousand Hills is a couple’s dream getaway suite. It has a large, two-person whirpool tub in an overly large master bedroom. There is also a shower in the adjoining bathroom. Thousand Hills’ Jacuzzi Suites is a 620 square foot king suite in Branson which has everything waiting for you with its fully furnished bedrooms and bathrooms. A separate living area is also available in this suite so you can have your bonding moments over your favorite movie, which is also made possible with the suite’s cable television with premium channels, and a DVD player, too. You can also share your sweet moments with your special someone to the whole world with the Jacuzzi suites’ free high-speed wireless internet. Another feature of this Jacuzzi Suite in Branson is its private deck or porch, so you can have more moments together to talk about anything, and also to see the beautiful scenery brought about by the Ozarks.

Make that vacation date with your sweetheart a very special one. It may be any momentous occasion like an anniversary, honeymoon, birthday, or you may just simply want to spend time together. Let Branson be your partner in seeing your wonderful relationship blossom. Book your stay in Branson’s Jacuzzi Suite in Thousand Hills! For reservations, just call 1-877-262-0430.

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Go For A Branson Golf Home


Are you searching for the perfect retirement home? Or a vacation home for you and your family? Perhaps a home to start with your loved one? One place where you can have the best of it all is in Branson Missouri. Branson is the most happening place in the Midwest, with its world-class live music shows, tourist spots, theme parks, shopping malls, and a lot more.

When choosing a home in Branson, there is only one place to go to – Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort.  Thousand Hills is the industry leader when it comes to real estate in Branson. You can never go wrong with choosing the best of the best for your home in Branson. Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort offers various real estate choices for you. One of the most popular choices is the Branson golf homes in Thouand Hills Golf Resort. This choice is especially for you if you are a golf enthusiast! For those who aren’t, the promise of a beautiful scenery and living in the lush greens of Thousand Hills would make you feel like you are on a vacation everyday.

The Branson golf homes in Thousand Hills Golf Resort is located in the Green Mountain Drive at 100 Residence Lane. All in all, there are 34 patio homes available. Of course, the Branson golf homes in Thousand Hills will surely not disappoint because it is located in the award winning golf course in Thousand Hills. Thousand Hills’ golf homes are each 1650 square foot units. These also has open floor plans with 3 bedrooms. Two of the bedrooms in these golf homes are located upstairs. These homes also have 2 baths, kitchens with granite countertops and granite slab accents, wood flooring in the living room, and also a two car garage. Not only will you be living comfortably, you will also be living luxuriously in the Branson golf homes in Thousand Hills. To add more to the fun of living in these golf homes, there is an outdoor swimming pool available for use by the Branson golf home community.

Living in Thousand Hills is also a great advantage for you since it is simply located in the best spot in Branson. Thousand Hills is very near Branson’s entertainment district. You can watch your favorite shows whenever you want, and be home in just a couple of minutes. You can also embark on a new adventure everyday in Silver Dollar City because it is also close to Thousand Hills. For your basic needs, there is also shopping malls and restaurants near Thousand Hills. Everything is to your convenience in Thousand Hills. Don’t miss out on your chance now to live the life you have dreamed of. 

Inquire now about the Branson golf homes in Thousand Hills by calling 1-877-262-0430. 

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Reserve a Tee Time Online

Thousand Hills Golf LogoIf you want to schedule a golf party, a game with the family and friends, or a tournament event, you can do it quick with Thousand Hills Branson Golf which offers online reservation for tee time. The 18-hole public golf course at the Thousand Hills Golf Resort is one of the most popular golf courses in Branson for many good reasons. It was rated 4-Stars in 2009 by Golf Digest magazine and was voted Best of the Ozarks for the past two years in a row by the readers of the Springfield News-Leader for Branson Golf Courses.

If you and your fellow golfers want to test your skills, there is no other golf course in Branson that can deliver like Thousand Hills Golf Resort. As an awardee of the Golf Digest magazine, you can be sure that Thousand Hills Golf Resort is truly the most challenging and the most visited golf course in Branson, Missouri. Thousand Hills was designed by Robert E. Cupp that gives an exciting and thrilling test for beginner and professional golfers. Located around the natural scenery of the Ozarks, this golf course features all the comforts of a first-class and premier golf facility. The convenient city location genuinely gives golfers great advantage as compared to other golf courses in Branson.

Thousand Hills Golf Resort in Branson has a unique ability to cater different skill levels of golfers. From neophyte to professional, the resort has three separate sets of tees that ensure an interesting and challenging game without discrimination of age or skill level of golfers. The perfect location of the golf course near the majestic lakes is another good benefit of playing the resort’s 18-hole masterpiece.

As your golf adventure takes you through the beautiful natural scenery, wooded hills, awesome colors of the foliage around the Ozark Mountains, you would never think that you were within a short distance from the 76 Strip and Branson’s world famous live music shows. This golf resort in Branson is also within 5-minute drive from Lake Taneycomo and 10 minutes from Table Rock Lake. The convenient location of the golf course in a beautiful surrounding with a calm and relaxing atmosphere makes every golfer decide to come back some other time.

Thousand Hills Golf Resort offers full service to all golfers and provides amenities such as indoor and outdoor pools and exercise facility. The resort also offers discounts to all nightly rental guests. All golfers can enjoy online discounts offered by the golf resort by simply clicking the Thousand Hills website. You can also check our Online Store that includes multi-course offers and golf packages. You can also have the chance to make a tee time reservation of your golf course tee times up to 60 days in advance.




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Join the Ozark Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Rally in Branson


Heads up for the people who love so much action, adventure, and an adrenaline rush! Finally, Branson will not just be a live entertainment capital of the world for you. Your ultimate vacation destination in the Midwest is also the place where you can witness breathtaking and adrenaline-pumping action!

This event full of thrills and excitement is called the Ozark Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Rally. This event will be held on June 19 up to June 21, 2014. Now would be the perfect time to plan on joining this event. This event will be happening in the Area 57 Event Center in 1610 West Highway 76 in Branson, Missouri And the best thing about this event is that it has free entrance and it is open to the public! Whether you are a fan of motorcycle shows, or you just want to experience an event if this kind, you are still very much welcome to go to the Ozark Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Rally. The event will not only feature a motorcycle show. You can also enjoy other activities and attractions such as poker runs, live music bands, ride in movies, street vendors, and a whole lot more.

The Area 57 Event Center for the Ozark Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Rally is also located in Highway 76, an area which is considered by many tourists to be Branson’s entertainment district. So if you are coming to see the Ozark Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Rally, make sure that you make the most out of your visit to Branson, too. Don’t miss out on the live music shows and theater plays that Branson is very famous for. You can also visit Branson’s world-class theme park, Silver Dollar City. In Silver Dollar City, you must try the ride called Outlaw Run, which is also considered to be the most daring wood coaster in the world. Be ready for adrenaline-packed and adventure-filled moments here in Branson. To provide you with some breathers from all the excitement from the motorcycle show and theme parks, you can always visit Branson’s nature parks. The nature parks of Branson are a really great way to be able to commune with nature and to free yourself from worries.

To make your vacation to Branson even more special, go to a place with offers you luxurious living, comfort, and convenience. In Branson, there is only one place to give you that – Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort. Thousand Hills is located in Highway 76 also, perfect for you not to miss anything in the Ozark Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Rally. Imagine being home in just minutes after spending a whole day in the event. Thousand Hills also offers your various lodging options, depending on what you may need.

Make your vacation a truly memorable one by spending it in the Ozark Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Rally and Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort. Inquire now about the lodging places in Thousand Hills. just call 1-877-262-0430.

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