What's New In Branson for 2012
Each year brings new and exciting events, shows, and activities to Branson. This year is no exception, and has plenty to offer to every guest of the Live Music Capital of the World. This year marks the 100th birthday of Branson, so come celebrate and see your favorite show, or discover a new favorite. There are plenty of new shows in Branson for 2012, and some well known stars will be making limited engagement appearances throughout the year.
If you're planning on coming to Branson in 2012, you'll have the opportunity to see some great new shows:
Joseph at Sight & Sound Theatre Branson
Joseph is another brilliant production from Sight & Sound Theatre Branson, who also brought Noah the Musical to Branson in 2011. See the biblical story of Joseph retold with live animals, a 20,000 square foot stage equipped with state of the art equipment, numerous original songs, and an amazing cast.
Join “Greg Brady” from the beloved Brady Bunch for a delicious lunch and show at the Yakov Theatre in Branson. Gary Williams has performed in Las Vegas and Broadway, written a bestselling novel, and starred in 85 productions. Now you have the opportunity to join him in this upbeat show which includes a live band, a highly entertaining recurrence of his days as a Brady, and a mouthwatering lunch.
Andy Williams Show
The Andy Williams Show is no stranger to the Branson entertainment lineup, but the show will have special guests making appearances throughout the Fall of 2012. Stars such as Dick Van Dyke, Pat and Debby Boone, Jack Jones, The Osmond Brothers, Ray Stevens, and more will co-star with Andy Williams to celebrate his 75th year in show business.
Price is Right Live! Branson
After entertaining millions of viewers in cities such as Las Vegas, Atlantic City, and Hollywood, the longest running game show in TV history has arrived in Branson. Come on down to the Welk Resort Theatre for your chance to be one of 50 participants who will try their skills at games such as Plinko, Cliffhanger, the Showcase Showdown, and more to win a new car, a luxury vacation, cash, or all of the above!
Throughout 2012, there will be several limited engagements scheduled featuring some of your favorite stars. Since there are only a few dates for each performer, be sure to purchase tickets in advance.
19 & 20 – Bill Anderson
New Addition to Silver Dollar City
At the beginning of August, Silver Dollar City unveiled a new addition to its line of exciting rides: Outlaw Run. This wood coaster cost $10 million, and features 2,937 feet of track. There are several features that make this wood coaster unique. Outlaw Run has the world's steepest drop on a wood coaster, which means you'll be nearly vertical as you drop over 16 stories! Outlaw Run is also the world's only wood coaster to twist upside down. With speeds as fast as 68 miles per hour, it has earned the title of the second fastest wood coaster in the world. This world class attraction will be open to the public in the Spring of 2013, so all you thrill seekers be sure to mark your calendars!