Branson Events Center in Branson, Missouri is a multi-purpose facility with a seating capacity of 2,600 in its auditorium. It is located at 2527 State Highway 248, just off Shepherd of the Hills Expressway.
At over 150,000 square feet in size, the Branson Events Center is the largest multi-purpose venue in the city. The center hosts concerts by various artists, ranging from country to rock to comedy to magic. Along with these concerts, the venue is also the site of special shows and events. Previous ones include the Jerry Lewis Telethon and the Heart of America Gift Show. National television broadcasts and world famous speakers have also come to the Branson Events Center. The 20,000 square foot lobby provides a good deal of space for exhibits. The facility's parking lot can accommodate motorcoaches and RVs.
The Branson Events Center opened in 1994. It was owned and operated by legendary country musician Mel Tillis, who performed there regularly. Tillis owned the center until 2002. Since then, it has hosted a steady stream of acts and events.
The Branson Events Center is one of the premier entertainment venues in Branson, Missouri. All sorts of shows take place there throughout the year. There are plenty of restaurants within a two mile radius of the facility to have dinner before going to a show. These include Rocco's Pizza, Upper Deck Grille, and Tequila's 2.