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Branson in the Spring
April 9 - April 12$1065 – $1240
Sunday, April 9, 2023
8:00 AM – Depart Cedar Rapids Sam’s Club behind Burger King.
Multiple additional pick up locations available upon request. Coffee & rolls on board.
10:45 AM – 4:00 PM – Multiple rest and refreshment stops enroute, TBD
5:00 PM – 5:30 PM – Check in at Grand Oaks Hotel All Non Smoking Hotel! Complimentary Hot Breakfast
Location 2315 Green Mountain Drive. Phone: 417-336-6423
6:30 PM – 7:30 PM – SS Dockside Cafe & Pub Dinner
Choose 1 of the following: Bourbon Glazed Salmon with garlic bread, rice and veggies, OR Pulled Pork Dinner with baked beans, potato salad, and slaw, OR Fish and Chips with fries and slaw, OR Butterfly Shrimp with fries and slaw, OR Chicken Fried Steak with mashed potatoes/gravy and green beans, OR Grilled Chicken Salad with croutons, tomatoes and onion. Meals include tea, water, and dessert. @ Ss Dockside Cafe & Pub
Monday, April 10, 2023
9:00 AM- 12:00 PM – Dogwood Canyon Wildlife Tour & Box Lunch
Step aboard our comfortable, open-air trams and explore the beauty of Dogwood Canyon! This adventure includes a two-hour narrated tour of the park as you pass by bluffs, waterfalls and other scenic views. Plus, you’ll cross the Arkansas border and enter the Bison-Elk Country pasture, encountering the largest residents at Dogwood Canyon. Enjoy a box lunch meal. Sandwich Choice: Ham & Turkey or Turkey & Swiss with Marinated Pasta Salad, Boulder Canyon Chips, Assorted Cookies, Lemonade, Tea, Water.
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM – Dean Z The Ultimate Elvis
Dean Z, star of the hit internationally touring production “Elvis Lives” is bringing his all-new, high energy Elvis tribute show to Branson, Missouri. This is a musical journey spanning the 20 year career of the “King of Rock ‘n’ Roll”, from his rise to fame in the 1950’s, to his infamous Las Vegas performances of the 1970’s. “Dean Z – The Ultimate Elvis” boasts a powerful 10 piece band, horn section, vocalist and immersive video content for a truly unforgettable concert experience.
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM – Uptown Cafe Dinner
Choice of: Open Faced Pot Roast w/ Mash Potatoes and Brown Gravy w/ Veggies OR Jumbo Fried Shrimp w/ Baked Potato OR Country Fried Steak w/ Mashed Potatoes & White Gravy and Veggies OR Hawaiian Chicken on Wild Rice w/ Veggies, All Include a Dinner
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM – Clay Cooper’s Country Express
This cast of 25 incredible entertainers will blow you away with singing, dancing and hysterical comedy! Great visual effects and a variety of music – old & new country, rock n roll, gospel, and a stunning salut to our American Veterans! Clay guarantees a family-friendly show, perfect for all ages!
Tuesday, April 11, 2023
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM – Branson Landing Shopping & Lunch on Own
Branson Landing where the adventurous shop, dine, play and stay! Discover uncharted waterfront shopping, dining and entertainment adventures at Branson Landing, located on the waterfront of beautiful Lake Taneycomo in downtown Branson. At Branson Landing, you will have a whole new world to explore, with Belk Department Store, Bass Pro Shops and over 100 specialty stores and restaurants.
3:30 AM- 6:00 PM –Queen Esther, Sight and Sound Theater (Mon-Fri)
Set in the opulent yet perilous Persian Empire, QUEEN ESTHER is a captivating tale of beauty and bravery. Esther’s ordinary life changed forever when she was taken through the palace doors, entering a new world of royalty and risk. With a crown on her head and a secret in her heart, can she find the courage to trust in God’s plan and believe that she was made for such a time as this? @ Sight & Sound Theatre
6:30 PM – 10:00 PM – Hughes Music Show w/The Star Dinner
The Hughes Music Show is astonishing audiences with its crisp harmonies, explosive energy, impressive instrumentals, and multi-layered musical arrangements. The show will astound you as you hear the best in pop, rock, R&B, country, classical, Broadway, patriotic, and even gospel music. It’s a big list, but it’s also a big show. And that’s a promise! Dinner includes: Fresh Garden Salad, Slow Roasted Pork-Loin Along with Herb Roasted Chicken, Baby Potatoes, Fresh Green Beans. Hot Rolls, Dessert, Tea or Lemonade, Water, Coffee.
Wednesday, April 12, 2023
7:00 AM – Bags out in Hallway for pick up and loading.
8:00 AM – Depart Branson for Cedar Rapids,
5:30 PM – 6:00 PM – Arrive Cedar Rapids
$1100 PP Dbl. Oc.
$1240 Sig. Oc.
$1065 PP Tri. Oc.
This is a tremendous amount of fun, entertainment, food, transportation and friendship for $275 a day.
THIS TOUR HAS BEEN CANCELED.