Looking for affordable family fun this summer vacation? Whether you’re looking for wholesome entertainment, scenic natural beauty, or exciting theme parks, Branson has something for all ages to enjoy.
Located in Southwest Missouri, Branson boasts over a dozen theaters and nightly shows in every genre imaginable. From music to comedy to classical theater, you’ll find a show to suit your tastes on Branson’s famous entertainment strip. While Branson is famous for its long association with country music, there’s enough variety in shows to keep both cowboys and city slickers entertained!
Due to its location in the heart of the Ozark Mountains, Branson is filled with natural beauty. From lakes to natural forests to caves, Branson’s many parks and guided tours through the wilderness are fun for the whole family. Whether you want to spend a day fishing at Table Rock Lake, or go on a tour through the awe-inspiring Talking Rocks Cavern, you’ll leave Branson with a new appreciation for Missouri’s natural beauty.
Branson is also known for its action-packed theme parks. There are a variety to pick from, showcasing everything from roller coasters to ziplines, but the most famous is Silver Dollar City. This western-themed park takes you right back into olden times, with delicious food, street performers, craft shows, train rides, and more. On top of the themed flavor, Silver Dollar City also boasts a number of roller coasters and white water rafting for more adventurous visitors.
As if all those amazing attractions weren’t enough, Branson also has a number of museums, ranging from the educational to the entertaining. You can stroll through the painstakingly recreated Titanic Museum or pose with movie characters in the Hollywood Wax Museum.
Sprinkle on plenty of western and music-themed giftshops, a tiger sanctuary, horseback rides, go-karts, a zoo, and the Butterfly Palace, and there’s more attractions than you’ll know what to do with. You won’t regret choosing Branson for your next family vacation.