Shouldn’t your family be celebrating an absolutely wonderful New Year’s in Branson?

Just a sample of the Branson's New Years fun and excitement .

Just a sample of the Branson’s New Year’s fun and excitement.

“Branson is a perfect place for families to celebrate New Year’s,” said Annette Wood, Director of Sales and Marketing for the Branson Tourism Center.” With all that Branson has to offer, there is a bewildering choice of entertaining and exciting ways to have fun and build memories as 2015 comes to a close, and makes way for 2016,” she added.

Branson’s New Year’s celebration, from the morning of December 31 through the weekend, is more than just a New Year’s Eve party. Oh it’s certainly a party, but it’s so much more! From zip lines, butterflies, and tigers, to museums, shopping, and an amazing choice of live shows and New Year’s Eve celebrations, there’s no town anywhere near its size that offers more entertaining and fun ways to bring in the New Year than Branson.

Here’s some information about the Branson shows, attractions, and New Year’s Eve celebrations that will help you, and those you love, have a safe, fun-filled, and exciting New Year’s in Branson:

1. Branson Attractions: From golf, beautiful butterflies and exotic lions, to the excitement of riding a zip line or a go-kart, or taking a “voyage” aboard the Titanic Museum Attraction, and many more, Branson’s attractions will be open New Year’s Eve day and throughout the weekend, offering Branson visitors a full range of fun and exciting things to do. The following list, sorted alphabetically, includes some of Branson’s most popular attractions, and a link to more information on each, including pictures, videos, schedules, and pricing:

Branson Dinosaur Museum
Branson Limousine Wine and Shine Tour
Branson’s Promised Land Zoo
Branson Hills Golf Club
Butterfly Palace & Rainforest Adventure
Harold Bell Wright Museum
National Tiger Sanctuary
Shepherd Inspiration Tower
Thousand Hills Golf
Titanic Museum Attraction
The Track Family Fun Parks
Trail of Lights
Veterans Memorial Museum
Vigilante Extreme ZipRider
World’s Largest Toy Museum

2. Branson Shows: Branson’s famed live shows provide a breadth and quality of entertainment that is as surprising as it is spectacular. From a 10 AM show, like Amazing Pets, until the curtain falls on the last performance of 2015, Branson’s most popular shows offer a variety of exciting acts; it’s entertainment with something for everyone! The following is a list of shows, sorted alphabetically and by time, that will be open on December 31, with a link to more information on each, including pictures, videos, schedules, and pricing:

9:00 AM

IMAX Adventure Films

10:00 AM

Amazing Pets
The BIG Show
The Twice Adopted Gospel Show

3:00 PM

Acrobats of China
Comedy Jamboree
Dixie Stampede
Legends in Concert

4:00 PM

Showboat Branson Belle

4:15 PM

Christmas on the Trail Chuckwagon Dinner Show

5:30 PM

Dixie Stampede

7:00 PM

Comedy Hypnosis Dinner Show
Motown Downtown

8:00 PM

Acrobats of China

8:30 PM

Clay-Goods Jambor-Eve
Million Dollar Quartet

9:00 PM

Doug Gabriel #1 Hits Tribute
Grand Jubilee
Hamners’ Unbelievable Variety
Hughes Brothers Christmas Show
Pierce Arrow

9:30 PM

Legends in Concert

3. New Year’s Eve Celebrations: In addition to New Year’s Eve Dinner & Dancing – Keeter Center, and other area celebrations welcoming in the New Year, the following shows will have special New Year’s Eve celebrations:

Big Cedar Resort’s New Years Eve Celebrations
Chateau on the Lake New Years Eve Celebration
Clay-Goods Jambor-Eve
Doug Gabriel’s #1 Hits Tribute Show
Grand Jubilee
Hughes Brothers
Legends in Concert
Million Dollar Quartet
Pierce Arrow
Hamners’ Unbelievable Variety

From great shopping, golf, and fishing, to wonderful attractions, shows, and so much more, it’s hard to imagine a better place than Branson for families to celebrate New Year’s together,” said Branson Tourism Center’s Wood. She also points out that, particularly at this time of the year, schedules and activities could be impacted by weather. She offers the assistance of Branson’s largest and most respected vacation planning service, the Branson Tourism Center in answering any questions or assisting with tickets or lodging arrangements. BTC can be reached by calling 1-800-785-1550, or through its web site


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