Ride The Ducks
If you’re looking for fun things to do in Branson, our duck tours are tops. Branson duck tours deliver the most family fun in the area. Adults and seniors will have just as much fun as kids, as our captains lead you through the scenic Ozarks and a splash into the lake. While on the lake you can drive the duck, if you want.
This incredible water park was created with the family dynamic in mind and features something fun for everyone. Rides, relaxation, shopping and dining make for an all-encompassing water park experience that can be found at none other than White Water Branson. A popular and reoccurring Night Water event even allows visitors to come early and stay late with extended park hours, dive-in movies, fireworks and more.
This show features a friendly competition between the two sides of the theater, while you and other guests enjoy a delicious four-course meal complete with beverages. It's an all-out evening of country entertainment that can't be beat. Dixie Stampede began as a dream for Dolly Parton, and today it is one of the most spectacular dinner and show attractions in the country! Featuring 32 horses, their skilled riders and dinner seating for 1,100 in a giant 35,000 square foot arena, Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede Dinner & Show is an amazing feat.
SIX have thrilled and stunned audiences in show rooms, arenas, and stadiums from North America to South America and from Europe to Asia. Their intense high-octane energy, electrifying stage presence, and powerhouse vocals combine to create a truly amazing entertainment experience.
Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery
Is the largest trout production facility in the Missouri Department of Conservation trout production program. Guided hatchery tours are provided at 10 am, 11 am, 1 pm and 2 pm weekdays from Memorial Day to Labor Day. During the remainder of the year self-guided tours are available.
The Keeter Center
The Keeter Center at College of the Ozarks is a stunning, multi-functional dining, lodging and meeting center offering a perfect blend of personal attention and warm, rustic elegance. The Keeter Center recreates the ambience and hospitality of bygone days. Under a ceiling of reclaimed logs, intimate seating areas beckon you to relax and enjoy handcrafted elegance and time-honored Ozarks hospitality. The Keeter Center is home to some of the Ozarks' finest dining. From a sumptuous Award-Winning Sunday Brunch in Dobyns Dining Room to a casual dining experience on our patio, dining at The Keeter Center is memorable. College of the Ozarks is unique among American colleges and universities because students work rather than pay for their education. Dubbed "Hard Work U" by the Wall Street Journal, no full-time student pays for tuition; instead, each works 15 hours a week at a campus job. Under the guidance of industry professionals, The Keeter Center staffs over 300 students, equipping them with skills for the hospitality and food service industries. Working for an education will always be a distinctive tradition.
Showboat Branson Belle
This is the perfect way to combine the natural beauty of Branson with its cultural side. Enjoy a fantastic lake cruise aboard the magnificent Showboat Branson Belle past lush Ozark Mountains in the crystal clear waters of Table Rock Lake. During this two-hour cruise you’ll experience fabulous Branson dining and the best in entertainment.
Silver Dollar City
This attraction takes visitors back to the Ozarks of the 1880s with traditional food, costumes, music and crafts. The park features 17 thrilling rides and attractions, four fantastic festivals, 60 unique shops and restaurants and 50 entertaining shows a day. Festivals include World Fest in the spring and "An Old Time Christmas" in November and December. Silver Dollar City is always bringing guests something new, this year that something is extraordinary... Fireman’s landing! Designed with the atmosphere of an old-time volunteer firefighter recruitment fair, it’s complete with skill-testing activities, fun rides, and interactive play zones. And this summer, the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters bring their astonishing basketball skills to the park!
In historic downtown, Branson Landing features a town square large enough to accommodate 5,000 guests for festivals and musical events, a variety of new waterfront dining options, and more than 400,000 sq. ft. of national brand-name shops, galleries and specialty gift shops.
Dewey Short Vistors Center
No visit to the lake would be complete without stopping by Dewey Short Visitor Center near Table Rock Dam. The visitor center has been called the “crown jewel” of Table Rock Lake. Exhibits at the visitor center include a state-of-the-art interactive map of Table Rock Lake, beautiful artistic wall murals, and a replica of an Ozarks bluff complete with local flora and fauna. A Native American artifact exhibit and Ozarks dioramas are fascinating features of the interpretive center. An interactive water safety exhibit demonstrates the importance of wearing a life jacket, and an expansive cut-away model reveals the inner workings of a hydroelectric dam. The fascinating history of the Corps of Engineers rounds out the exhibits.
Thousand Hills Golf Course
Thousand Hills Golf Course features Zoysia fairways and tees and Crenshaw Bentgrass greens. In addition, GPS is free with every cart! If you are looking for a course that will test your skills, no other Branson golf course delivers like Thousand Hills. As a Golf Digest award winner, you can be sure Thousand Hills is truly the most challenging of all Branson Missouri golf courses. A Robert E. Cupp design, with Michael Riley as course architect, Thousand Hills is a thrilling test for players of all skill levels.
Payne Stewart Golf Club
The Payne Stewart Golf Club is a uniquely designed concept course created in honor of the incredible sportsman, husband, father, and all-around wonderful human being that left us far too soon...golfer, Payne Stewart. Carefully designed by Chuck Smith, with PGA golfer Bobby Clampett serving as design consultant, the course takes golfers through a series of Payne Stewart memories. Each hole has been crafted to reflect his style, good humor, high ideals, and personal traits that made him one of professional golf’s most beloved contenders. Set in the beautiful development of Branson Hills, the course features landscapes that include natural rock outcroppings, waterfalls, and creeks, all incorporated into variety of challenging holes, perfect for golfers of all levels.
Pointe Royale Golf Course
This challenging 18-hole, 6,067 yard par 70 course is regarded as the original championship course in the Branson area. The rolling fairways, mature trees, bunker placements and numerous water hazards, offer quite a challenge to average golfers, so club selection and a savvy golf strategy are a requisite part of the game.
State Park Marina
State Park Marina offers boat rentals, waverunners, water skiing, tubing and more family fun on Table Rock Lake. Also have parasailing, scuba diving, guided fishing and The Spirit of America—a 48-foot sailing catamaran. The modern 600-slip marina is home to the Boathouse Boutique store, a full-service Dive Shop, the local favorite Danna’s BBQ and new ‘Oasis‘ Hawaiian Shave Ice.
The Titanic Museum is a permanent, interactive attraction and an ongoing tribute to the many passengers who experienced this magnificent ship’s one-and-only voyage. It’s a beautiful replica of the world’s most famous ship, grabbing the immediate attention of passers-by with its bow breaking the ocean water. It offers visitors far more than the typical museum, including hands-on experiences like walking the grand staircase, steering the ship with the big wheel, and touching an iceberg. The ship’s crew is a talented cast of characters from the “Titanic,” authentically dressed and extremely informative. It’s a very family friendly museum, offering an enchanting two hour walk-through experience you’ll not soon forget!
The Grand Village Shops
Through the 26 specialty shops, along the cobblestone streets and into the grand world of shopping, Grand Village Shops takes visitors on a journey of the find. Find what you're looking for, or look for a great find, anything is possible at this upscale mall. Enjoy the talent of Thomas Kincade in his Signature Art Gallery and visit Missouri's largest Christmas Store, Kringles. The scenery is delightful with lovely paths and sparkling fountains all the way up to the restaurants. A great meal is just a few steps away at one of the fine eateries, or dines in and enjoys a break from the walking.
Tanger Outlet Center
This factory outlet mall houses over 60 stores in addition to its dining facilities. Conveniently located off Highway 76 on Tanger Boulevard, you'll find names like Eddie Bauer, Disney, Izod, Bombay Outlet, Big Dog Sportswear, Tommy Hilfiger, Wilson's Leather, Kay Jewelers and more. Get the whole team new gear at the Under Armour store, and outfit the whole family with their favorite Levi's.
As the first privately-financed and operated commercial airport in the United States, Branson Airport has the potential to redefine air travel in this country. Branson Airport LLC is introducing an innovative business model that focuses on creating a better travel experience.
Sight and Sound Theater
Both inspirational and uplifting, Jonah is entirely entertaining too, exploring the extreme elements that Jonah encounters as he runs away from his sacred duty. With spectacular staging, immersive special effects, beautiful original music, and a story that will keep you on the edge of your seat, Sight & Sound brings the action front and center to each guest to the majestic theater! This larger-than-life experience can only be improved by the theater’s live and animatronics animals, pyrotechnics, state-of-the-art sound and lighting, 3D video imaging, and more awesome capabilities! All of these techniques contribute to this incredible story, bringing it to life for the audience in a very realistic and fully engaging way. Coupled with fabulous acting, brilliant costumes, and memorable musical scores with intense choreography, the stage makes this story a fabulous experience for all ages!
Chateau on Lake Branson
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