What’s New in Branson – 2018

What’s New in Branson – 2018

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For over 50 years, Branson, Missouri has been one of the top Midwestern vacation destinations. Folks just like you visit time and time again, because there is always something new and totally awesome happening here!  This year is no exception.  From theme park rides that you’ll flip over to big name stars, delicious restaurants to exciting shows and so much more!  You have got to plan a trip to Branson… and SOON!

New Theme Park:

America’s Fun Park is located on Highway 76 with rides, games, food and fun. All the fun of the carnival midway, all summer long, right on The Strip in Branson, Missouri. You can purchase wrist bands that allow you plan for a set amount of time. Only those who are riding rides or playing have to pay, otherwise admission is free!  America’s Fun Park will open this summer.

New Shows:

Samson at Sight & Sound Theatre:  See the biblical story of Samson come to life right before your eyes at the Sight & Sound Theatre in Branson, MO. Watch as Samson battles the Philistines, succumbs to temptation, and loses his sight and strength. Will this original superhero prevail? Featuring state-of-the-art production equipment, live animals, unbeatable talent, and a jaw-dropping set.

Bluegrass Remedy Featuring Kari Garrison:  Let Branson’s Female Vocalist of the Year, Kari Garrison, start your day in the Ozarks with some toe-tapping bluegrass music. The Bluegrass Remedy features the riveting songs of Ralph Stanley, Earl Scruggs, Lester Flatts, Bill Monroe and other bluegrass legends. For good old-fashioned bluegrass music in the heart of the Ozarks, there’s no better show to see!

The Prophecy – A Trans-Siberian Orchestra Style Show:  Live at the Starlite Theatre for the holiday season, The Prophecy rocks Branson, MO with a Trans-Siberian Orchestra style show. With electrifying music, costumes, special effects, and so much more, there’s never been a better way to ring in the holidays. Hear your favorite holiday tunes set to a rockin’ beat and experience the magic of the season with the Prophecy.

New at Silver Dollar City:

New For 2018: A Revolutionary Coaster Ahead of Our Time — Time Traveler™!  Prepare to embark on the ride of a century on the World’s Fastest, Steepest & Tallest Spinning Coaster.  This $26 million, record-breaking roller coaster features three inversions — the most ever on a spinning coaster, including a 95-foot tall vertical loop — and two launches that send riders to unprecedented speeds. Time Traveler defies the laws of gravity, breaks speed barriers and makes history while challenging the dreamer in all of us to “Dream Big & Do Good.”

Ride Facts

– Unprecedented Speed: 50.3 miles per hour

– Unimaginable Drop: 10-story, 90-degree vertical drop

– Unparalleled Height: 100 feet tall, custom-designed for the mountainous terrain of the Ozarks

 

We’ve really just touched on some of the highlights of what’s new in Branson this year!  Stay in touch with us, so we can keep you updated on what’s coming to Branson!

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