Branson in the Fall – Holiday Festival
November 9 @ 8:00 am - November 12 @ 5:00 pm$995 – $1155
For those who have previously enjoyed the spirit of Branson during the Christmas season and for those that have not yet had the experience it is well known the Christmas season is the season Branson is in full swing with world class entertainment and area decorations.
By popular request we have designed a CHRISTMAS SHOW TOUR that we strategically positioned on the calendar to coincide with the best Branson has to offer and will get everyone in the holiday spirit just prior to Thanksgiving when things start to wind up for the holidays at home.
Tuesday, November 9, 2021
7:30 AM – Depart Cedar Rapids Sam’s Club behind Burger King
Coffee, Additional pick up locations available in route.
10:30 AM – Brunch at Fiddlestiks Restaurant, Hannibal MO. On your own.
11:30 AM – Depart Fiddlestiks
2:30 PM – Rest Stop: Osage Beach Mo.
5:00 – 5:30 PM – Check in at Grand Oaks Hotel
All Non Smoking Hotel! Complimentary Hot Breakfast, Interior Corridors, Elevator, Indoor & Outdoor Pools, Jacuzzi Whirlpools, Sun Deck, Exercise Room, Guest Laundry, Conference, Hospitality Rooms.
Room Amenities: Electronic Door Locks, Refrigerators/Microwaves, AM/FM Alarm Clocks, Iron & Ironing Boards, Hair Dryers, In-Room Coffee, Free Local Calls, In-Room High Speed Wireless Internet.
Location: 2315 Green Mountain Dr. Branson Mo. Phone: 417-336-6423
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM – Grand Country Dinner Buffet
An experience reminiscent of dinner at Grandma’s house, dining at Grand Country Buffet is the perfect ending of a perfect Branson day. Slow-roasted, succulent roast and ham is hand carved for you as you fill your plate, from the vast selection of five food bars with even more meat choices, fruits, vegetables, salads, fresh baked breads, bakery desserts, ice cream sundae bar and more.
8:00 PM – 10:00 PM – Legends In Concert: Christmas
The Legends in Concert Christmas Show offers an unforgettable holiday experience the whole family can enjoy. Each legendary performer not only looks like the star they portray, but use their own natural voices to pay homage to their iconic music counterpart. The shows have elaborate theatrical sets, magnificent costumes, full array of incredible special effects and state-of-the-art lighting, laser and sound systems. The cast of artists, singers and dancers, and a live orchestra support each Legends in Concert production.
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Hot Rods & High Heels Christmas Show
Get your glad rags on! We’re going to the 1950s and stroll down memory lane with Hot Rods & High Heels, to revel one of the greatest music eras of all time. Celebrating poodle skirts, sock hops, soda shops, and teenage love, the cast is sure to stir up some fond memories of “the good ol’ days!” Join them for a couple of hours and reminisce with the songs and dances that will get you boppin’ in…and maybe out of your seat! It’s great family fun entertainment for all ages! For Christmas they add a special section with beloved Christmas songs from the 50’s.
12:30 PM – Branson Landing Shopping & Lunch On Own
The Branson Landing has over 100 shopping choices for the most intense fashionista. The landing also has a variety of restaurants and features live entertainment throughout the day. Adjacent with Historic Downtown and Lake Taneycomo, Branson Landing also features two hotels, a convention center, a Bass Pro Shop, several restaurants and plenty of shopping and entertainment. This is all located on a waterfront location with beautiful walkways and town square style shopping center with a water & fire fountain show in the middle.
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM – Daniel O’Donnell
Daniel O’ Donnell is without a doubt, the most successful easy-listening country entertainer in Great Britain and Ireland. Daniel will give you a blend of traditional Irish ballads, country favorites, and traditional gospel for a truly unique and sensational show. @ The Welk Resort Theater.
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM – Fall Creek Steakhouse Dinner
Choose from: Southern Fried Fish, served with fries, coleslaw and a hushpuppy OR House Sirloin Steak, cooked medium served with vegetables and baked potato OR St. Louis Style Ribs, served with steak cut fries and baked beans OR Country Fried Steak served with mashed potatoes, both smothered with white gravy and vegetables. All served with dessert, tea, coffee
8:00 PM – 10:00 PM – The Dutton Family Christmas Show
Welcome the Magic of Christmas at the Dutton Family Theatre with world renowned musical family – The Duttons! Featuring holiday music and dance from around the world, three generations of Duttons light up the season. Their music doesn’t just entertain, it also inspires to remind us that Christmas isn’t just about lights and magic and presents, but also about wonder, and love and the birth of the Christ Child.
Thursday, November 11, 2021
10:00 AM- 12:20 PM – Clay Cooper’s Country Christmas
Clay Cooper’s Country Express features an Ozark Mountain Christmas Celebration that has become a “MUST SEE” in Branson. The first half features highlights from our regular season show, and the second half is all Christmas! This is one show you DON’T want to miss.
12:30 PM- 1:15 PM – Charlie’s Steak & Ribs
Lunch Choice of BBQ Pork or Brisket Sandwich served with fries, coleslaw, and a beverage. (coffee, tea, or water).
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM – Yakov Smirnoff
Yakov Smirnoff, the Famous Russian Comedian, returns to Branson ! Fresh from touring the world and with plenty of new material from politics Yakov says, “It’s time to Make America Laugh Again!” Yakov delivers huge laughs and funny lines while sharing unique insights into life in these United States, goes “From Red to Redneck”, gives a heart-felt salute to Lady Liberty, and more. When Yakov says, “What A Country!” You’ll feel like standing and cheering for the Red, White, and Blue!
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM – Uptown Cafe Dinner
Choice of 1:Prime Rib (Our house specialty!)served with a baked potato OR Hawaiian Chicken served on a bed of rice pilaf and a vegetable OR Jumbo Fried Shrimp served with a baked potato OR Country Fried Steak served with a vegetable, homestyle mashed potatoes and creamy gravy. All dinners include a garden salad, hot roll, iced tea, coffee, and a mini-sundae @ Jackie B Goode’s Uptown Café
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM – Mickey Gilley and Johnny Lee, Urban Cowboy @ Grand Shanghai Theater.
Listen to Mickey perform his all time greatest hits. These Country Music Legends have released numerous CDs, DVDs, cook books and books. Mickey says, “Returning to Branson to perform is something I always look forward to. My fans are more than just fans, they are like family. As long as they keep coming, I will keep doing what I love to do…sing, share stories, laugh and yes, dance
Friday, November 12, 2021
7:00 AM – Bags out of room for loading and departure
8:00 AM – Load bus and depart for Cedar Rapids. Multiple rest stops in route.
5:30 PM – Arrive at Sam’s Club Cedar Rapids
6:30 PM – Call all of your friends that did not make the trip and tell them what a great time you had.
$ 995 pp.dbl.oc. Tremendous value for under $250 per day
$1155 sig. oc.