Branson Entertainment & Attractions

Branson is a Premiere destination filled with top-notch entertainment and attractions for the entire family!

Branson MO, surrounded by three world-class lakes, lies in the beautiful Ozark Mountains. Truly a remarkable vacation destination, Branson features the best in live entertainment, family attractions, outdoor activities and shopping! There is something for everyone with 50 magnificent live performance theaters, 12 championship golf courses, an international award-winning theme park, dozens of attractions and museums, shopping galore and a full range of dining options. Branson: you’d never guess one word could mean so much fun!

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The Amazing Acrobats of Shanghai is a spectacular extravaganza of elegant eastern dance, dazzling acrobatics, mysterious magic, mystical music, and more. Over 40 amazing performers bring the Orient to Branson with fabulous backdrops, state-of-the-art lighting, and a fast-paced, exciting production! Celebrate the exotic wonders of China and enjoy the dramatic interpretation of classic Chinese dance and physical performance art.

You’ll be on the edge of your seats as these talented acrobats top each other with one amazing feat after another in this celebration of Chinese history and culture. You’ll marvel not only at the amazing athletic ability of the performers but at the grace and beauty of the performance.

East meets West at the New Shanghai Theatre! From the moment you arrive at the New Shanghai Theatre you’re transported to another world, where anything can happen…and does.

For 22 years, Pierce Arrow has been Branson’s music and comedy show all others are measured against and this year brings its most ambitious and electrifying show yet. Pierce Arrow strives to have the hottest show in town, while also being touted as one of Branson’s most family-friendly shows. You will always find great music that you know and love as well as rock-the-house gospel music. Dan Britton, Scott Fraker, Tony Turner, and Travis Spratt are the Pierce Arrow Quartet. Pierce Arrow scores on virtually all entertainment levels and has plenty of surprises in 2017.

Pierce Arrow has always been host to Branson’s Funniest Comedians and 2017 is no different. Branson’s Comedian of the year is Nationally known James Sibley who promises to be the FUTURE of Branson comedy. James has written comedy skits for Saturday Night Live and has appeared on several famous TV sitcoms.

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The Pierce Arrow Theater has some of Branson’s most elaborate staging and lighting. A moving stage and unique special effects are truly what makes the Pierce Arrow show an unforgettable experience. Don’t miss Branson’s funniest comedian, masterful harmonies and high-caliber entertainment — all at the Pierce Arrow Theater.

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Shepherd of the Hills Shows & Attractions

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Enjoy the longest-running outdoor drama in the United States at the historic Shepherd of the Hills. The action-packed drama features over 90 actors and actresses, live animals, a shoot-out, burning of a log cabin, mystery, romance, and more. With over 50 running seasons, “The Shepherd of the Hills” is the story that shaped the heart of the Ozarks and continues to do so today. “The Shepherd of the Hills” is a Branson must-see for all ages.

The Shepherd of the Hills Adventure Park is a classic piece of Ozarks history. Experience the Vigilante Extreme ZipRider, Inspiration Tower, ATV rides, and guided homestead tours. Visitors will soon be able to enjoy rock climbing, a petting farm, fishing pond, and ropes course at the facility.

“Shepherd Inspiration Tower” literally towers above all the amazing sights, scenery, glitz, and glamour of America’s entertainment capital…Branson, Missouri! Located at Branson’s legendary Shepherd of the Hills attraction, it’s an awe-inspiring sight to behold from a distance, the tower stands 230 feet above the ground, and it sits atop an Ozarks’ mountain giving visitors the most astonishing view of the countryside found anywhere in Branson, Missouri!

Don’t forget their new and exciting ATV adventures in our CanAm side-by-side, 4 seater UTV’s and explore our 177 acres worth of trails.  ATV Adventures are open year-round.

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Dubbed “An Orchestra of Human Voices”, SIX (aka:”The Knudsen Brothers”) combines the musical showmanship and boundless energy of six remarkable brothers (Barry, Kevin, Lynn, Jak, Owen and Curtis). Their intense high-octane energy, electrifying stage presence, and powerhouse vocals combine to create a truly amazing entertainment experience.

SIX has perfected the vocal sounds of more than just lyrics, but also instrumentation and sound effects. The playlist for their current show set features everything from Elvis, Frankie Valli, Beach Boys and Tom Jones to Psy, MC Hammer, Kansas, Coldplay and Journey. Captivating audiences with comedy and family stories like only blood-brothers can, the masterful command of their voices take listeners on a roller coaster of emotion.

The Mabe family started the Baldknobbers, Branson’s first show, in 1959. Now, the 2nd & 3rd generations carry on the family tradition of delivering everything from today’s #1 country hits, to timeless country classics to hilarious side-splitting comedy. Known as “The Show That Started It All”, the Baldknobbers continues to be the benchmark for Branson shows. Both longtime Baldknobbers’ fans and new fans alike appreciate the Baldknobbers’ family traditions that have made this show popular from generation to generation. While in Branson, don’t miss the show that started it all, the Baldknobbers.

   

#1 Hits of the 60’s (and 50’s Too!) touches over 100 songs from the great artists of the 60’s and 50’s – Elvis Presley, The Beach Boys, The Supremes, Paul Anka, Buddy Holly, Petula Clark, The Beatles… the list goes on and on. Add over 100 costume changes, fun video and a talented cast of seven and you’ve got the recipe for the show dubbed “The Most Fun You’ll have In Branson.”

But the thing that really distinguishes #1 Hits of the 60’s (& 50’s too) from any other show is that each and every performer on stage is passionate about the fact that the unforgettable music and its connection to the audience is what’s important.

Come see Clay Cooper and his Live Band, 11 Dancers, trick-roper Johnny Lonestar, and Comedian Matt Gumm! We also have outstanding youth entertainers Colton & Caden Cooper and Ezrah Noelle! This high energy show is filled with singing, dancing, comedy, 24 entertainers on stage, great visual effects, and a variety of music – old and new country, rock n roll, current hits, gospel, and patriotic! It’s more than just country! You don’t want to miss it!

Audiences fall in love with the tight harmonies and dynamic performance of Branson’s BEST Quartet, New South!  This incredible group entertains with spectacular music, great harmonies, family comedy, and Ozarks hospitality.  Mark, Luke, David & Jon sing all of your favorite songs.  You’ll hear Top 40, Country & Gospel classics, and Rock & Roll hits from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s.   The Grand Jubilee surpasses expectations of any age.

Comedy is abundant!  Jamie Haage, as Jim Dandy and Emcee, Mike Patrick, will keep you absolutely doubled over in laughter.  Along with the power vocals of Jackie Brown, this show is a bomb with the fuse lit!  Branson’s #1 band, The Rhinestone Mafia, is the backbone of the show.

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Having won “Entertainers of the Year”, “Branson’s Best Show”, “Branson’s Best Variety Show”, “Quartet of the Year”, “Gospel Group of the Year”, “Band of the Year”, “Comedian of the Year”, “Emcee of the Year”, “Piano Player of the Year”, “Fiddle Player of the Year”, “Bass Guitar Player of the Year”, “Guitar Player of the Year”, “Drummer of the Year” and “Steel Guitar Player of the Year”, it’s not hard to see why Grand Jubilee is the one show that will stay with you long after your vacation is over.  It’s Branson’s most entertaining show… ask anybody!

Grand Jubilee is performed nightly at 7:30 p.m., January through December, only at Grand Country Music Hall! 

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Hamner Variety Branson showsAt “Hamners’ Unbelievable Variety” Branson show, you’ll be treated to a sensational array of Branson entertainment! Led by master magicians, Dave and Denise Hamner, the show is packed full of performing artists; including sensational singing, phenomenal dancing, stunning illusions, and a singing impressionist! The Hamner’s deliver the magic that’s dazzling and touching. Their talent has been recognized by the magic industry with the Magical Masters Award from their peers in Las Vegas, Siegfried & Roy, who presented them with the Bronze Lion Head Award; they also appeared on NBC’s World’s Greatest Magic. The birds in their act are an audience favorite; it’s an astonishing sight to see gorgeous cockatoos and macaws appear out of nowhere and fly over and around the audience.

In addition to dazzling magic, you’ll be treated to outstanding vocals. “ABBA Tribute – Thank You for the Music” is a dynamic tribute to this treasured Swedish, pop super-group. It’s an exciting, modern interpretation of timeless ABBA classics, as well as a wide array of musical arrangements that pay tribute to ABBA’s original sound.

“Beach Boys California Dreamin’” in Branson takes you on a musical journey to West Coast beaches, and the folk renaissance era of sensational rock and pop music! A talented cast uses beautiful harmonies combined with historical narrative and skillfully choreographed dance moves to share the hits of the Beach Boys.

The Hughes Music Show

Voted “Live Music Show of the Year” by the Brammy’s (Branson’s Entertainer Peer to Peer Awards Program)! Branson’s #1 Show for great MUSIC features the Hughes Family, the world’s largest performing live on-stage family, all born to entertain!

Over 50 amazing singers, dancers, and musicians combine their astonishing scope of talents to present brilliant choreography, world-class production, sensational lighting, outstanding sound, lighthearted humor, and family fun.  From country to Broadway to Pop to comedy to patriotic to gospel to rock-n-roll, the Hughes Music Show is everything you want to experience in a Branson show…and more.

King’s Castle Theatre is home to some of the best hit shows in Branson! New Jersey Nights is a tribute to the music of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons.

Dublin’s Irish Tenors & Celtic Ladies is a unique blend of timeless traditional folk ballads and adult contemporary and classical.

Broadway’s Greatest Hits brings you fabulous exciting highlights of the greatest Broadway musicals of the last 50 years.  Imagine visiting New York City and wishing you could see all of your favorite shows in one evening- now you CAN!

New for 2020, ANTHEMS OF ROCK, delivers an outstanding show of number one Hits from the some of most famous brands of the 20th century, including Queen, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Bon Jovi, Led Zeppelin, Journey, Aerosmith, and many more. spectacular new show bringing the greatest Rock songs in history to the stage.

At Christmas, you can not miss Christmas in Wonderland which is a festive musical holiday show that features your favorite holiday classics.

Internationally recognized as The World’s Greatest Live Tribute Show, Legends in Concert dazzles the young, old, and in-between with spectacular, fun-filled entertainment the whole family will enjoy! With a rotating line-up that changes four times a year, there is truly something for everyone!

Using authentic costumes and their own natural voices, the Legends in Concert cast captures the very essence of the stars they re-create. See stars such as Michael Jackson, Johnny Cash, The Blues Brothers™, Brooks & Dunn, Frank Sinatra, Aretha Franklin, The Temptations, Taylor Swift, Kenny Chesney, Garth Brooks, Barbra Streisand and Elvis rock the house at Dick Clark’s American Bandstand Theater right here in Branson, Missouri!

Liverpool Legends Branson Show

“Liverpool Legends” will have you suspending reality and living the excitement that followed The Beatles everywhere! Branson plays hosts to these impeccable tribute artists, the only musicians chosen by Louise Harrison, sister to George, to honor the band that made her brother a household name. Beatles tribute bands come and go; imitators that might capture one or two aspects of the fantastic Fab Four; only “Liverpool Legends” recreates the entire experience. The sound…the personality…and that beautiful mop of hair that cemented their rock image. They enchanted millions around the world, and there’s not a music fan too old or too young who doesn’t enjoy a Beatles song…no band will ever be as famous.

       

Hailed by critics as the Nation’s Top Touring Illusionist and as seen on the current seasons of A&E’s “Duck Dynasty” and CW’s “Penn and Teller: Fool Us,” Reza has sold out venues from Denver to New York and Orlando to Los Angeles, entertaining millions.

His new show, “Edge of Illusion,” has a fresh, cutting edge feel with largely original illusions that capitalize on Reza’s magnetic stage presence. Engaging, enthralling, and infused with humor and charm, this show highlights the new age of magic and misdirection with sleek, seamless fun and a fresh take on all things ordinary. (Go ahead, ask to see his Oreo trick.)

Reza is also highly skilled at sleight of hand, redefining “street magic” as we know it for a more and more demanding audience.

Today, he is one of the fastest rising young stars in the industry, with his mindset on changing the world’s perception of magic. Reza “Edge of Illusion” is a performance that leaves you baffled, wowed, and in a thrilling state of disbelief.  Seeing it once will never be enough.

Rick Thomas Branson Magician Show

This multi-million dollar show is like no other show in the world!  Years in the making, Rick Thomas,  a world-renowned, premier illusionist having completed five world tours covering over 50 countries, brings Mansion of Dreams to center stage at the Andy Williams Performing Arts Center.

Contained within the production are the most intriguing, innovative and mind-blowing grand illusions in the world. ‘EPIC’ is the word that best describes this incredible production.  Rick Thomas has created a new-found vision that literally enthralls the audience with mystery, magic and fantasy all within the walls of his Mansion of Dreams. There is no show like it in the world…and it’s right here in Branson!

Shoji Tabuchi Branson Show

There’s a reason that when people think of Branson, they think of The Shoji Tabuchi Show! From Osaka to Nashville to Branson, Shoji Tabuchi’s inspirational story is the stuff dreams are made of. Acclaimed as “Branson’s #1 Star” by CBS This Morning, Shoji Tabuchi is Branson’s must-have ticket!

Join legendary Branson performer Shoji Tabuchi, his beautiful wife, Dorothy Tabuchi, and their breathtaking daughter, Christina Lingo-Tabuchi, as they present their extraordinary family variety show. Their talented cast of entertainers and musicians deliver an incredible, high-energy show creating memories you’ll cherish for years to come. “No matter where you roam, you’ll never see another performer like Shoji Tabuchi” exclaimed Southern Living Magazine.

Shoji, Dorothy, and Christina Tabuchi – three magical names together create Branson’s first family of electrifying entertainment!

The Dutton Family Branson Show

The Duttons are international touring and recording artists who perform bluegrass to classical music and everything in between. Their show features a variety of instruments, including violin, guitar, bass, viola, banjo, mandolin, keyboard, harmonica, and drums, among others. The Duttons have garnered awards and recognition in national fiddling contests, classical violin competitions, and as studio musicians.

In addition to their instrumental virtuosity, the Duttons are accomplished singers and dancers and have been recognized as superb vocal talents. Behind the scenes, the Duttons collaborate to create unique production ideas for their crowd-pleasing show, which is produced by the family.

While the Duttons’ musical talent is immediately obvious, what sets them apart from most shows is their ability to connect with their audiences. People are fascinated by the all-in-the-family performers whose love for each other and for what they share is definitely unique. “I, for one, have never witnessed anything like this instant rapport between performers and ticket buyers – and I’ve been attending concerts for almost six decades,” said critic Mike Kerverlas of the Sumter, S.C. Item. “In short, the Duttons are showmanship personified.”