Branson In The Spring
May 2 @ 7:30 am - May 5 @ 5:30 pm$970 – $1075
Branson has been, and probably always will be, a favorite tour with all of our customers that have previously enjoyed the “Branson Experience” with us. This tour is designed for the seasoned Branson traveler and for those new customers seeking a very fulfilling Branson experience. Our itinerary is fun filled and value packed.
Sunday, May 2, 2021
7:30 AM – Depart Cedar Rapids Sam’s Club behind Burger King Refreshments, coffee and donuts along with both adult and soft libation always on board our “It’s Five O’clock Somewhere” cart.
10:30 AM – Lunch at Fiddlestiks Restaurant, Hannibal MO. On your own.
11:30 AM – Depart Fiddlestiks
2:30 PM – Rest Stop Osage Beach, MO
5:00 PM – Check in at Grand Oaks Hotel
All Non Smoking Hotel! Complimentary Hot Breakfast Location: 2315 Green Mountain Dr. Branson Mo. Phone: 417-336-6423
5:30 PM – 6:30 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 Cafe
7:30 PM – 10:00 PM – Clay Cooper’s Country Express
Clay and his cast of 24 incredible entertainers show their versatility while performing all styles of music including country, rock n roll, gospel, and patriotic. The singing, dancing, and hysterical comedy will keep you on the edge of your seat from start to finish! Clay and his gang guarantee a family-friendly show great for all ages! Clay Cooper’s Country Express is MORE than country! @ Clay Cooper Theatre
Monday, May 3, 2021
8:00 AM – 11:00 AM – Step-on Guide – 3 Hr. Tour/ Norma Judah
Our travels will take us to historical downtown Branson. Through the beautiful hills and valleys of the Ozarks to Table Rock Dam and Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery. From there we move on to the College of the Ozarks, with a stop at the Keeter Center.
11:30 AM- 12:30 PM – Keeter Center Ozark Pot Roast Lunch
Braised Beef Pot Roast Slow Cooked with Rich Brown Sauce Served with Sautéed Campus Green Beans and Creamy Mashed Potatoes. House Made Rolls and Whipped Butter, Served with Choice of Dessert (Lemon Mousse Torte OR Chocolate Mousse Torte), Coffee, Iced Tea, and Water.
2:00 AM- 4:00 PM – Dogwood Canyon Wildlife Tour
Step aboard our comfortable, open-air trams and explore the beauty of Dogwood Canyon on our very informative 2-hour narrated Wildlife Tram Tour. You’ll wind through the canyon floor, past towering bluffs and waterfalls, and make stops at the 1800’s-style Hope Wedding Chapel, Thunder Falls Crossing to feed the fish, and Glory Hole (a magnificent blue-green pool where some of our largest trout reside).Then, you’ll encounter some of the largest residents of Dogwood Canyon, American bison, elk, whitetail deer and Texas Longhorn. @ Dogwood Canyon
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM – Charlie’s Steak & Ribs Dinner Charlie’s Feast (served family style at table) with Smoked Ribs, Brisket, Chicken & baked potato, salad, dinner roll and dessert. Beverage included, coffee, tea, or water.
8:00 PM – 10:00 PM – SIX®, A Contemporary Vocal Band on “power-mode”, features six real brothers, Barry, Kevin, Lynn, Jak, Owen and Curtis, who take musical entertainment to a whole new level. Critically acclaimed and dubbed “an orchestra of human voices” and “masters of showmanship”, these multi-talented brothers sound like a band using only their mouths. These pioneers of “a cappella” are six of ten Knudsen brothers who have been singing contemporary a cappella with incredible beatbox vocals, harmonizing since they were children, over 40 years in total. @Dick Clark’s American Bandstand Theater
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
10:00 AM- 12:00 PM – Doug Gabriel’s # 1 Hits Tribute Show
Doug Gabriel is Branson’s most popular morning show features Branson’s 12 time Male Vocalist of the Year “Doug Gabriel” and Branson’s current Comedian of the Year “The Flying J”. The show features a live band and covers all styles of music from Country, Pop, Rock & Roll, and Gospel & Patriotic.
12:30 PM- 1:30 PM – Pickin Porch Grill Lunch
Choice of 1 : Turkey Melt with Fries, OR 1/3 lb. Angus Cheeseburger with Fries, OR Pulled Pork Sandwich with Fries, OR Chicken Salad Sandwich with Fries, OR Grilled Chicken Salad with Dressing of your choice. OR Crispy Chicken Salad with Dressing of your choice. All include Beverage. @ Branson Craft Mall
3:30 PM – 6:00 PM – Jesus Sight & Sound Theatre
From the bustling streets of Jerusalem to the raging Sea of Galilee, JESUS is an action-packed musical stage adventure for the whole family! Join Peter, Nicodemus, Mary Magdalene, and a multitude of others as they journey alongside the most famous person ever to walk the earth. Witness the most miraculous events in history as Jesus sets sail with fishermen and makes disciples out of the least-expected. The lives he touches will never be the same.
6:30 PM – 7:30 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 – New Jersey Nights
A spectacular celebration of the music of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. This show takes the audience on a nostalgic musical journey through the career of one of the biggest selling groups of all time. From the back street studio in New Jersey where it all began to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, this vibrant production includes all of The Four Seasons greatest hits, Including “Sherry”, “Rag Doll”, “Big Girls Don’t Cry”, “Walk Like A Man” and so much more. This is one you don’t want to miss.
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
7:30 AM – Place all luggage in hall by your room. Enjoy Complementary Breakfast at Hotel.
8:30 AM – Depart Hotel for Cedar Rapids.
10:30 AM – Rest Stop Osage Beach Mo.
1:00 PM – Lunch Fiddlesticks, Hannibal Mo
2:00 PM – Depart Fiddlesticks
5:00-5:30 PM – Arrive Cedar Rapids Sam’s Club
6:00 PM – Call all your friends and tell them what a great time you had.
Transportation via luxury motor coach 3 Nights’ Accommodations At The Grand Oaks Hotel, Uptown Cafe Dinner, Clay Cooper’s Country Express, Step-On Guide 3 Hr. Tour/ Norma Judah, Keeter Center Ozark Pot Roast Lunch, Dogwood Canyon Wildlife Tour #61F1VD, Charlie’s Steak & Ribs Dinner Feast, Six, Doug Gabriel’s # 1 Hits Tribute Show, Pickin Porch Grill Lunch (Blue), Jesus (Mon-Fri), Grand Country Dinner Buffet, New Jersey Nights, Luggage Handling, And All Taxes
$970 pp.dbl.oc. You can’t get this much quality lodging, great food, and fantastic entertainment for $240 a day anywhere in the world except Branson.
$1075 Sig. oc.