Christmas Shows for the 2009 Holiday Season
The Christmas holiday season is a great time to visit the Branson area. In addition to the many great restaurants, shows, and shops Branson offers you year-round, the holiday season brings several fabulous seasonal shows that are sure to get you and your family in the holiday spirit. Make plans to celebrate the holidays in a great way this year with some of these seasonal shows in Branson!
Dolly Parton's Stampede is a popular experience year-round, providing you with great live entertainment and delicious fare. When the holidays roll around, Dolly's Stampede really lights up the season in a big way with a spectacular seasonal extravaganza. This family-friendly show has a little bit of everything making it an ideal way for everyone to celebrate the season. From a breathtaking live nativity scene and angels overlooking the three kings on their way to Bethlehem to more modern scenes with elves, stunt riders, and live horse races, Dolly Parton's Stampede is a great way to get into the holiday spirit. As always, your show at the Stampede provides you with great cuisine in addition to the show.
The Andy Williams Christmas Show is a cherished part of the holiday season in Branson. This show takes place at the beautiful Moon River Theater, which has been beautifully transformed into a winter wonderland to celebrate the season. On stage, the great Andy Williams will be joined by the Warnocks and the Adagio dancers, Pasha and Aliona. Together, these talents will perform some of your most treasured holiday tunes as well as Andy's own hits such as 'Moon River.'
You will be moved by the story of the birth of Christ unfolding before your eyes with the Miracle of Christmas playing at the Sight and Sound Theatre in Branson. The Sight and Sound Theatre is famous for its full sensory immersion, overwhelming you with its large stage and vivid set design, lighting, sounds, and costumes. The Miracle of Christmas is a memorable way to remind yourself and your family of the meaning behind the season.
The Spirit of Christmas is a high-energy production set at the beautiful Branson Variety Theater. Through festive costumes and amazing lighting and sets, you will be moved by vivid presentations of your favorite Christmas tunes. The Spirit of Christmas is a powerful and uplifting musical production that includes song as well as well-choreographed dance numbers.
Make plans to enjoy one of the region's most popular light displays in Branson when you spend an evening at the Trail of Lights on Shepherd of the Hills Homestead. You can cruise along this festively decorated holiday trail in the comfort of your car, checking out the holiday displays as you roll along. Some of the scenes include Santa and his elves getting ready to head out with the reindeer on a cold Christmas Eve night, Santa resting on the beach after his holiday work is complete, penguins and Eskimos in a snowy white scene, the inside of a church of Christmas morning, and elves making toys in the workshop. At the end of the trail, you can hop out of the car and travel up 230 feet in a glass elevator to the top of Inspiration Tower for panoramic views of the area dressed in holiday lights.
These and other seasonal shows and activities in the Branson area make it the perfect destination to celebrate the Christmas season this year!