What's New in Branson for 2017
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 the Dixie Stampede and Pierce Arrow, to upcoming shows that bring something fresh to the table. Make your 2017 memorable by heading to Branson, MO with the entire family.
Big Foot on the Strip
Stomping its way into Branson for the 2017 season, Big Foot on the Strip is the fresh, new attraction that everyone in the Ozarks is talking about. The massive tower not only features three rides, each offering something unique to visitors. Whether you want to get an adrenaline rush on the 200-foot freefall tower, conquer the Saddle Swing ride, or get 360 degree views of the Branson Strip, there is something for everyone. Big Foot also features Branson’s only congregation of food trucks, where you can get your fill of delicious local foods.
Moses at Sight & Sound (Mar. 5 - Dec. 31)
Back again for another fantastic season, Moses at 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 Moses unfolds right before your eyes. Watch as he leads his followers out of Egypt, parting the Red Sea to ultimately receive the 10 Commandments from God. This Biblical retelling is perfect for all ages.
Dreams - A Classic Rock Fantasy (Feb. 20 - Nov. 30)
Combining some of the best music in history with theatrical performances, Dreams - A Classic Rock Fantasy brings something fresh to the Ozarks. The show features the talents of Martin D. Andrew, Johnny Morocco, and more as they perform classics from all-time favorites like Stevie Nicks, Rod Stewart, and Mick Jagger. From (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction to Rhiannon, you’ll spend the evening dancing and singing along.
LegZZ (Feb. 21 - Nov. 28)
For a great tribute show in Branson, make sure to check out LegZZ. Covering the hits from the great ZZ Top and Tina Turner, this show is an explosion of talent. No matter if you are a longtime fan of the two or are simply getting into their music, this is the perfect live showcase of their legacies. Don’t miss out!
Country Sunshine Show (Mar. 2 - Sep. 30)
The Hot Hits Theater is known for the great shows held there. The Country Sunshine Show is no different! This show features the music of some of the greatest female musicians in the industry. From Loretta Lynn and Patsy Cline to Tammy Wynette, the music of these all-stars is sure to create a memorable evening for all who attend.
Raiding the Rock Vault (Mar. 10 - Dec. 16)
Just like its cousin Raiding the Country Vault, Raiding the Rock Vault showcases a stunning array of great music that all ages will enjoy. Focusing on the rock genre, guests will be able to listen to renditions of songs from The Who, Jimi Hendrix, Journey, and more. With a setlist that is considered the “Greatest Ever”, this rousing performance will bring out the rock and roll spirit in everyone, no matter how old or young they may be.
50 Years of Kenny Rogers (Apr. 4 - Dec. 7)
Along with the country feel of the Ozarks, 50 Years of Kenny Rogers is the perfect way to pay homage to the great legend. Celebrating the work of this musician, the show features countless hits. You’ll never know what you’ll hear; but whether the band plays “The Gambler”, “She Believes in Me”, or “Lady”, it is bound to be a great time for Kenny Rogers fans.
Always Prime Country (Apr. 5 - Dec. 8)
Do you love country music? If so, you must attend the Always Prime Country show in Branson, MO. Faith’s Journey, a popular Ozarks group, takes to the stage with some of the greatest songs from the last two decades. Just a few artists that are represented include Garth Brooks, Shenandoah, and Trisha Yearwood. Just make sure to wear your dancin’ boots!
All Hands on Deck (Apr. 7 - Dec. 6)
Dubbed as ‘America’s #1 Patriotic Show”, All Hands on Deck is known for explosive performances on its three year touring career. If you have ever wanted to visit the 1940s era, never fear. You don’t need a time machine. Instead, All Hands on Deck embodies the best of the decade, with 42 songs to keep the atmosphere lively and fun all night long.
Your Song - A Tribute to Billy Joel & Elton John (Apr. 11 - Dec. 9)
No matter what genre is your favorite, everyone can appreciate the works of Billy Joel and Elton John. In the Your Song tribute show, the music of these two legends is the centerpiece. You’ll be able to sing along with songs like, “Uptown Girl” and “It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me”, reliving the good ‘ol days and paying tribute to these artists who paved the way for modern music.
3 Dog Night and Friends (May 2 - Oct. 21)
Relive the 60s at the 3 Dog Night and Friends show. Bringing the best of the era to Branson, audience members can relish songs from The Rascals, Joe Cocker, and more. Young or old, all ages will enjoy the iconic music.
With so many new things going on in the Ozarks, 2017 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 2017 the best year yet!