Choosing a Show in Branson
When planning your vacation to Branson, Missouri, of course you're thinking of seeing a show. Being that Branson, is America's Live Entertainment Capital, there's many to chose from, but rest assured, there's a little something for everyone. Branson is a city that specializes in diversity, and here's just a taste of it.
Here's a few suggestions:
For Those Who Like Country Music
Mickey Gilley & Johnny Lee Urban Cowboy Reunion Show: See two of your favorite country music legends as they head to Branson, MO for their beloved Urban Cowboy Reunion show. Mickey Gilley is known for songs such as, 'Headache Tomorrow or a Headache Tonight' and 'The Girls All Get Prettier at Closing Time'. Joining him onstage is his longtime friend, Johnny Lee with his hits, 'Bet Your Heart on Me' and 'One in a Million'.
Haygoods: The Haygoods is a variety show featuring a troupe of siblings and their amazing musical, dancing, and acrobatic skills. This show really does have a little bit of everything. They play over 20 different instruments, they tap dance, they flip around, and have tremendous voices. They do everything from guitar solos, to sax solos, to sweet sibling harmonies. This group of siblings gives an energetic performance like nothing you've ever seen before.
For Those Who Like Oldies
Motown Downtown: Motown Downtown is a tribute to Motown greats like The Temptations, the Four Tops, Stevie Wonder, and more. This is a must-see for some oldies but goodies in Historic Downtown Branson's intimate Owen's Theater. Rico J takes you for a blast from the past in this up close and personal tribute show.
Elvis Live by Jerry Presley: Join Jerry Presley for an Elvis tribute like no other. This Vegas style production is performed by a cousin of the King himself. The show features numbers from Elvis' concerts in Madison Square Garden and Hawaii, with all the style of the 'King.'
Legends in Concert: While we're on the topic of impersonators, you can't forget Legends In Concert. While they have a rotating cast, you'll be sure to see someone you love. You can always count on seeing Elvis. Other stars include the Blues Brothers, Michael Jackson, and Marilyn Monroe.
For Those Who Enjoy A Good Variety Show
Baldknobbers: Baldknobbers Jamboree has more than 55 years of entertaining Branson under their overalls, and was Branson's first country music and comedy show. Not only were they the FIRST show in this area, but the Baldknobbers were in the original cast of The Shepherd of the Hills play and were the first street band at Silver Dollar City. The Baldknobbers are a Branson favorite, and with so many years experience in delivering beautiful songs, and gut busting punch lines, you won't want to miss it.
Hamners Unbelievable Family Variety Show: Join Dave and Denise Hamner for an evening of awesome magic, acrobatics, and more with their awesome family variety show. Guests will hear music, see amazing dancing, and enjoy the talented cast - human and feathery - during this awesome event!
So, no matter what your family likes or dislikes, finding something for everyone can be a breeze. With a town so diverse and so intent on providing entertainment for the whole family, you can't go wrong.