Celebrate the Christmas season in the Ozark Mountain town of Branson. This unique town celebrates Christmas with an explosion of lights, music, and pageantry.
Day 1 – Lambert’s Café – Branson, Missouri – Lights of Joy! – Today, we head west through Indiana and Illinois into the “Show Me State” of Missouri. This evening, we have included a delicious dinner at Lambert’s Café, famous for their “throwed rolls.” We continue into Branson where we spend the next four nights. Tonight, we drive through the Lights of Joy! Christmas Light Display located off Shepherd of the Hills Expressway.
Day 2 – College of the Ozarks – Daniel O’Donnell – Andy Williams Mountain Christmas – After an included breakfast, we meet our guide for a tour of the College of the Ozarks, making a stop to visit the Keeter Center. After lunch on our own and shopping, we will be entertained by Daniel O’Donnell. A household name in Britain and Ireland,
Daniel sings a delightful blend of country and Irish music. After an included dinner, we will be entertained at Andy Williams Mountain Christmas starring the Lennon Sisters. Enjoy a great variety of singers, dancers, prancing reindeer, the Moon River Orchestra, and maybe old St. Nick himself all performing your favorite Christmas songs. Also featuring the Lennon Granddaughters, Britain’s Got Talent Singing Sensation Charlie Green, and featuring championship ice skating of The Ice Angels. Overnight same hotel.
Day 3 – Historic Downtown & Branson Landing – Texas Tenors Christmas – The Miracle of Christmas at Sight & Sound Theater – After an included breakfast, we visit the heart of Branson in the historic district and Branson Landing, located on the shores of Lake Taneycomo. We will have time for lunch and shopping before our afternoon show. Next, we will be entertained by the Texas Tenors. The Texas Tenors bring a unique blend of country, gospel, and classical music to the Christmas season with breathtaking vocals, humor, and cowboy charm. After an included dinner we attend the Miracle of Christmas at Sight & Sound Theater. Follow the extraordinary journey of Mary and Joseph and witness the miraculous birth of Jesus, the Savior. Overnight same hotel.
Day 4 – Clay Cooper’s Country Express – The Haygoods Christmas Show – After an included breakfast, we will be entertained at Clay Cooper’s Country Express. Branson’s King of Country, Clay Cooper, brings you singing, dancing, 24 entertainers (including one very funny comedian), great visual effects, and a variety of music – old and new country, gospel, and patriotic. After an included dinner, we attend The Haygoods Christmas Show. These five brothers and one sister combine incredible harmony, tap, gymnastics, and instruments to present this high energy show. Overnight same hotel.
Day 5 – Home – After an included breakfast, we reluctantly depart from this lovely Ozark Mountain area and begin our journey back to the Bluegrass State.
Meals: 4B, 4D, Shows: