Shepherd Of The Hills Christmas Attractions (Trail of Lights, North Pole Adventure, & A Shepherd's Christmas Carol Dinner Show)
The holiday season in Branson, MO is sure to be a hit among all who peruse this lovely Christmas attraction. Revere these marvelous events, shows, and more at Shepherd of the Hills Historic Homestead. These dazzling productions are chock-full of cheer and festive energy, adding new magic to your traditions.
The Shepherd of the Hills Historic Homestead is one of the most beloved historical locales in the Midwest. This homestead inspired the famous book of the same name, written by famous author Harold Bell Wright. The homestead is comprised of a multitude of historical buildings, each with its own history. Explore the Morgan Community Church, Inspiration Church, Old Matt's Cabin, and more.
As well as these buildings, visitors will also be able to explore some fine attractions. From the North Pole Adventure to the Shepherd's Christmas Carol show and the Trail of Lights Christmas Drive Thru, there are so many great ways to celebrate the holidays at Shepherd of the Hills. Listen to your favorite Christmas carols, view glimmering lights, and make new memories with your loved ones this holiday season.
The amount of holiday activities is sure to spark interest in any visitor! Whether you want to cruise through the sparkling Christmas lights display or join in on all the fun at the North Pole Adventure, you can do so.
North Pole Adventure
This designated area is designed for the holliest, jolliest fun you'll find in the Ozarks! Spirited guests will be able to participate in joyous Christmas activities. Included with your North Pole Adventure Ticket, these adventures are sure to bring festive cheer to all who attend. With this ticket, visitors will be able to:
Meet Santa, Make Crafts, and Write Letters at Santa's Workshop: Visit Santa's Workshop where you can hand-deliver your letters! Here, visitors can meet Santa and take photos. Enjoy creating cute Christmas crafts too that make the perfect homemade gifts!
Visit North Pole Tower: See the homestead and its sparkling displays from the highest point on the homestead. You'll be taken an astonishing 200 feet up in the air to see all of the glimmering lights and the festivities below.
Visit Real Reindeer: Rudolph, Dasher, Dancer, and Vixen are sure to help spark the imagination. These real reindeer are beautiful and quite the sight to behold. You'll even get to snap some cool photos for the memory book!
Visit the Petting Zoo: Visit and pet adorable animals at the petting zoo. The petting zoo is located at Little Elves Playground and is a favorite for kiddos and animal lovers!
Browse Christmas Shops: There are plenty of cool and unique gifts to find around the homestead. Browse various shops to treat yourself or your family to cute trinkets and homemade gifts. You'll find some amazing desserts and other indulgences too!
Conquer the Ropes Course: For those looking for a bit of a challenge, the Ropes Course is a cool way to test your skills. After taking part in some amazing Christmas activities, challenge yourself to complete the obstacles from swinging bridges to net walls and more.
Ride Rudolph's Hayride: Such a cool experience awaits on Rudolph's Hayride! Known for guiding Santa's sleigh, you'll get a taste of Christmas magic on this exciting ride.
See Thousands of Christmas Lights: The entire homestead is aglow with beautiful lights displays. From traditional nativity scenes to Santa and his elves, these decorations are bound to bring joy to your trip.
Bounce in the Bounce House: Let the little ones burn off some energy at the Bounce House, where they'll be able to jump and hop to their heart's content!
Play at Little Elves Playground: This area of the Homestead is perfect for the little ones! Here, guests will be able to play mini golf, conquer a hay maze, explore a tree house village, visit animals at the petting zoo, and much more!
Tee off with 9 Holes of Mini-Golf: A game of mini-golf is included in your ticket too. Found at Little Elves Playground, it is a fun way to tee off against family and friends to see who is the mini-golf champ!
See Traditional Nativity Displays: Explore the true meaning of Christmas with these beautiful Nativity scene displays. Some of these breathtaking displays have been around for 30 years.
Visit Morgan Chapel Church & Old Matt's Cabin: See the historic landmarks that the Homestead is known for by visits to both Old Matt's Cabin and Morgan Chapel Church. These beautiful buildings are a piece of history and provide a unique experience to those who visit.
Sip on Free Hot Chocolate at Aunt Mollie's Mercantile: At dusk, all visitors can head over to Aunt Mollie's Mercantile to sip on some yummy and sweet hot chocolate.
Of course, you can also book other activities separately. From the Shepherd of the Hills' Christmas Carol Dinner Show to the Trail of Lights, you and your loved ones will be able to delight in new Christmas traditions.
Trail of Lights
You will find thousands of glimmering lights at this annual Christmas display! Along a two-mile trail, visitors will be delighted with some amazing decorations that give the festive spirit to the Homestead. The trail of lights is a drive-thru experience, so you can listen to Christmas tunes on the radio and see delightful displays. From religious nativity scenes that showcase the true meaning of Christmas to Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and Santa Clause, these lights truly are spectacular! The display is comprised of a million lights, making it the most prominent display in Branson.
Shepherd's Christmas Carol Dinner Show
Book this fantastic ticket to enjoy some amazing food! This is the 60th celebration held at Shepherd of the Hills and this classic tale is sure to delight. Follow along the story while enjoying a mouthwatering meal of herb-roasted turkey breast, mashed potatoes and other favored sides, and a pumpkin dessert to end the evening on a sweet note. Combining entertainment with amazing homestyle food is the perfect way to celebrate the season.
New traditions await you at Shepherd of the Hills Historic Homestead. Bring the entire family out to experience sparkling lights, themed shows, and more! Do not miss out on all of the wonderful fun.
- Approximately how long could a customer plan to spend?
Guests usually spend a day exploring the fun at Shepherd of the Hills.
- What amenities are available?
Gift shop is available onsite.
- Is it handicap accessible?
- Is photography & video recording allowed?
- For what ages is it appropriate?
Great for all ages!
- Is parking available? Is it free?
Yes, parking is free.