What's New in Branson for 2018
As each year ends and another begins, Branson, MO undergoes a metamorphosis, offering plenty of new attractions, shows, activities, and more. The Ozarks is known for the amount of quality entertainment that it provides, from longtime favorites like Dolly Parton's Stampede and Pierce Arrow, to upcoming shows that bring something fresh to the table. Make your 2018 memorable by heading to Branson, MO with the entire family.
Samson at Sight and Sound Theatres Branson
With so many amazing shows and entertainment options, Sight and Sound brings together everything the Ozarks are known for - quality entertainment, family-friendly atmosphere, and unique storytelling. The theater itself is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, and you are sure to be impressed as the story of Samson unfolds right before your eyes. Watch in awe as Samson wrestles a lion, conquers armies, and follows the path set forth to him by God. The entire family is sure to have an amazing time at this memorable show.
Bigfoot Discovery Expedition
Stomping its way into Branson for the 2018 season, Big Foot on the Strip's Bigfoot Discovery Expedition is sure to be a fantastic journey that your family will remember. You'll meet the safari crew at Bigfoot on the Strip where you'll be whisked away for an approximately two-hour expedition where you may just even spot Bigfoot! Begin your trip with a ten-minute open-air safari-style truck as you learn about the Branson area. Then, you'll arrive at Bigfoot Farms. Not only is the wooded off-road adventure filled with interesting facts about the Native Americans and Bigfoot Sightings of the area, but guests will also get to see some stunning Scottish Highland Cattle on this sprawling 450-acre farm!
Time Traveler at Silver Dollar City
The brand new roller coaster at Silver Dollar City is making its debut this year. This coaster is the world's 'fastest, steepest, and tallest' spinning coaster in the world. With three inversions, a 95 ft vertical loop, and two launches, this 50 mph endeavor is sure to inject some thrills into your next trip to the theme park!
Concerts at Silver Dollar City
Though Silver Dollar City has always been a longtime Branson favorite, their 2018 year is going to be a unique one with the limited engagement concerts offered. Enjoy the rides, vendors, and more then head to the main stage to see fantastic performances from artists such as Sawyer Brown, Blood, Sweat & Tears, and more with the park's Summer Concerts, Young Christians' Weekend, and Country Music Weekend performances.
Up Close Concerts Series 2018
The Up Close Concert Series is one of the favorites in Branson. If you are looking for some quality music, make sure to check out these limited engagement shows.
- Vicki Lawrence and Mama (June 17 & Nov. 11, 2018)
- Gary Lewis & The Playboys, Mitch Ryder and Dennis Tufano (Aug. 31, 2018)
- Tommy James & The Shondells (Sep. 14, 2018)
- Herman's Hermits starring Peter Noone (Oct. 3, 2018)
- Charley Pride (Oct. 5 & 26, 2018)
- Marty Haggard (Oct. 10, 2018)
- Janie Fricke, Jeanie Seely and Moore and Moore (Oct. 17, 2018)
- Trace Adkins (Oct 19, 2018)
- Moe Bandy (Oct. 24, 2018)
- Ronnie McDowell (Oct 24, 2018)
- Lee Greenwood (Nov. 7, 2018)
- Crystal Gayle (Nov. 14, 2018)
- Who's Bad Michael Jackson Tribute (July 8, 2018)
- Bruce in the USA (July 15, 2018)
- Satisfaction Rolling Stones Tribute (July 22, 2018)
- Stayin' Alive Bee Gees Tribute (September 8, 2018)
- Frankie Avalon (November 25, 2018)
- Jim Brickman (December 9, 2018)
Boot Daddy Concert Series at the Starlite Theatre
The Boot Daddy Concert Series is one of the most beloved in Branson. Do not miss out on some amazing up-close-and-personal concerts by legendary artists.
With so many new things going on in the Ozarks, 2018 is shaping up to be an iconic year. There has never been a better time to visit Branson, so book today and be on your way to making 2018 the best year yet!