World-Fest at Silver Dollar City

Silver Dollar City theme park in Branson, MO kicks off their 2014 season with the popular World-Fest international festival.   The festival runs April 5 – May 4, 2014 with new entertainment and tastes as well as some favorites from previous years’ festivals.

BeniseGuitarNew this year is Emmy Award winning Benise, who will take park guests on a fiery tour of Latin music including Spanish Flamenco, Cuban Salsa, and Brazilian Samba. Benise and his guitar are accompanied by a live orchestra and a troupe of dancers with amazing choreography and lavish sets.

Other new entertainment this year includes Via Romen featuring Ukranian violinist Arkadiy Gips, Russian Gypsy guitarist, Vadim Kolpakov,  Romani accordionist, Sergei Popa, and popular Russian vocalist Svetlana Portnyansky. Also new for 2014 is Spanish-inspired Festa de Espana with an interactive entertainment experience featuring living puppets, living statues, and street theatre.

IslandFireBack by popular demand is Island Fire, presenting traditional music and dance from the Polynesian paradise islands of Tahiti, Samoa, and Hawaii and a feature performance from World Fire Knife Champion Anelu Iakopo.  

 AmamosArgentinaOther acts returning for 2014 include Los Pampas Gauchos drummers and colorful folk dancers of Amamos Argentina, Ireland’s Premier Harpist and Grammy-winner, Dearbhail FinneganRobin Slater on silver flute and Irish bodhran, Ecuador Manta presenting traditional Andean music and Latin rhythms, and Alpine yodeler/instrumentalist Kerry Christensen.

When you are ready for some culinary delights, head down to the Frisco Barn for Tastes of the World, featuring an array of delicious entrees, desserts, and snacks with an international twist. Sample Caribbean Nachos with lime tortilla chips and spicy mango-pineapple chutney, Greek Antipasto Salad with feta cheese anda Mediterranean dressing, or a St. Patty’s Sandwich with slices of corned beef and shredded cabbage. Korean Tacos, Polynesian Calzone, TastesofWorldKielbasa Reuben, Chicken Yakisoba Pasta, Cherries Jubilee Crepes, and other options are also on the menu.

The park is open Wednesday-Sunday beginning April 5, closed Mondays and Tuesdays during the month of April as well as Easter Sunday, April 20. Visit the Silver Dollar City website for park hours and entertainment schedule.

This is a great time to take advantage of the April special at Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast. Stay two nights Sunday-Thursday dates during April 2014 and receive one free ticket to your choice of several Branson shows. That gives you a full day to spend exploring World-Fest at Silver Dollar City and a day for a show, shopping, or other activities. Available show tickets for this offer are shown on the Packages and Specials page of the Cameron’s Crag website. (Sorry, Sight and Sound – Jonah is not included with this offer.) Call for reservations or book your stay and your show tickets online today!

 

 

 

 

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Branson Elvis Festival 2014

Branson Elvis Festival 2014 presented by Legends in ConcertWhat:  The 8th Annual Branson Elvis Festival

Where:  Dick Clark’s American Bandstand Theater

When:  April 4-6, 2014.

Branson Elvis Festival activities include an Elvis Vendor Village, an Elvis Meet-and-Greet Dinner and Elvis Karaoke Nights.

The highlight of the festival, the Ultimate Elvis® Tribute Artist Contest™, sanctioned by Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc., takes place Saturday, April 5 at 7 p.m.  Tickets to this event are available to Cameron’s Crag guests at special rates.elvis-festival-logo-2014-white

 

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Ozark Winterfest

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With special guests Curtis Bridgeman, Tommy Hart, Julian Drive, Tommy Bates, Josh Carter, and 4 Trinity

Feb 21, 2014 – Feb 23, 2014

Welk Resort in Branson MO

Visit www.winterfest2014.com for information and tickets or phone 573-431-6984

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Shopping Event at Classic Creations by Nan

ClassicCreationsA Christmas Shopping Event at Classic Creations by Nan

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Wine and Cheese served 4:00 – 7:00 pm

Discounts up to 50% Off!

Erin London, Keren Hart, Pine Apparel

Denim “Sparkled” Jackets, Belts, Golden Girl Jeans and Plazzo’s

Billie’s Florals and Handbags 25% Off

Suzie’s Glass Jewelry and King David Harps 10% Off

Expanded “Pretty and Plus” selections

Classic Creations by Nan

2900 Green Mountain Drive

Branson MO

Make your reservations at Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast and plan your shopping trip today.

 

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Mel Tillis Appearing in Branson

Now through December 9, 2014, see Mel Tillis live at the Clay Cooper Theatre in Branson, Missouri.

Mel Tillis is a member of the Grand Ole Opry and an inductee into the Country Music Hall of Fame. His hits include “Coca-Cola Cowboy”, “Detroit City”, “Ruby”, and more.

MelTillisDon’t miss this limited engagement appearance.

Visit Clay Cooper Theatre  for schedule. Suites available at Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast for your visit to Branson during Ozark Mountain Christmas. 

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Christmas Festival at Silver Dollar City

Treat yourself to Old Time Christmas at Silver Dollar City.

November 2 – December 30, 2014

Light Parade on Main Street at Silver Dollar City

Light Parade on Main Street at Silver Dollar City

Recognized by The Travel Channel as a top pick for holiday light displays, the Old Time Christmas festival at Silver Dollar City near Branson, Missouri boasts over four million lights, a 5-story special effects Christmas tree, and over 250 cut trees as well as top-notch stage productions, holiday music, culinary feasts, and unique shopping venues. Weather permitting, park visitors can enjoy over 30 rides and attractions as well.

The festival is part of the area-wide Ozark Mountain Christmas celebration throughout the months of November and December featuring parades, live shows, shopping, and millions upon millions of holiday lights.

An Old Time Christmas at Silver Dollar City runs Nov 2 – Dec 30, 2014. Or click here for information on Branson area Christmas shows.

Make your reservations now to stay at Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast when you visit Branson.

 

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Christmas Shows in Branson

Famous for live entertainment, the holiday season is no exception in Branson. Many of the 50+ theaters stage Christmas-themed productions during November and December or blend portions of the regular show with holiday music and traditions.

Seasonal shows for 2013 include:

Hughes Brothers Christmas

Hughes Brothers Christmas

  •  A Twice Adopted Christmas – Oct 30-Dec 7
  • An Old Time Christmas – Silver Dollar City theme park – Nov 2-Dec 30 – stage productions, music, parade, and rides included with park admission.
  • Andy Williams Christmas Show starring The Osmonds and The Lennon Sisters – Nov 1-Dec 7
  • Christmas in Hollywood – Oct 30-Dec 21
  • Christmas on the Trail Chuckwagon Dinner Show – Shepherd of the Hills Historic Homestead – Nov 1 – Dec 31; includes Trail of Lights drive-through tour
  • Daniel O’Donnel – appearing at Andy Williams Moon River Theatre – Nov 1 – Dec 7
  • Hughes Brothers Christmas Show – Nov 1 – Dec 28
  • Jim Stafford’s Christmas Show – Nov 3-Dec 12
  • Joey & Rory’s “A Farmhouse Christmas” – From RFD-TV, appearing at Starlite Theatre Dec 13-16
  • Kenny Rogers Presents “The Toy Shoppe” starring Billy Dean – Starlite Theatre, Nov 1-Dec 21
  • Miracle of Christmas – Sight & Sound Theatre – Nov 2 – Dec 28
  • Tony Orlando’s Great American Christmas – Nov 5-30 at Welk Resort Theatre; final season in Branson
  • Sanders Family Christmas – Nov 5 – Dec 28 at Little Opry Theatre in the Imax Complex
  • White Flight at The Butterfly Palace and Rainforest Adventure features thousands of white butterflies – Nov 1 – Jan 15
For more information on the shows and attractions listed above, visit ExploreBranson.com.
adoration2You’ll see why Yahoo Travel named Branson a Top 10 Destination for Holiday Lights when you drive down Branson’s famous Hwy 76, visit the Branson Area Festival of Lights and the Shepherd of the Hills Trail of Lights drive-through light displays. Drive-through displays are open daily Nov 1 – Dec 31.
And you won’t want to miss the 65th Annual Adoration Parade and Nativity lighting. A long-time Branson tradition, the parade and lighting ceremony is scheduled for December 8 beginning at dusk.
Create memories to last a lifetime at Branson’s Ozark Mountain Christmas. For holiday celebrations, entertainment, shopping, and dining, Branson has it all.
Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast is the perfect place to stay when visiting the Branson area. Make your reservation today and plan your next Branson getaway.
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Ozark Mountain Christmas

Experience the magic of Ozark Mountain Christmas in Branson. Wonderful shows, beautiful lights, and fantastic shopping.

Light displayOne of the highlights of the area is the Branson Area Festival of Lights, a mile-long drive-through light display with more than 175 lighted features. Open daily Nov 1 – Dec 31 from dusk until 11:00 pm.

Admission Fees for 2013

Family Vehicles – $15
Family Season Pass – $25
Mini-Coaches (12-28 seats), Church Vans and Limos – $30
Full-Size Motorcoaches – $55

Branson Area Festival of Lights Map (PDF 1.0 MB)

Create your own tradition during Ozark Mountain Christmas with the Branson Area Festival of Lights.

Special Offer

Save $2 on Branson Area Festival of Lights Drive-Through Admission (automobiles only)

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Oak Ridge Boys in Branson

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appearing at their Branson theatre select dates in October and November

The theatre also hosts a fantastic lineup of other stars this fall including

  • Neal McCoy
  • Jim Belushi
  • John Michael Montgomery
  • John Anderson
  • Don Williams
  • Charlie Daniels
  • Ronnie Milsap
  • Johnnie Mathis
  • Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Visit The Oak Ridge Boys Theatre for tickets and schedule information.

While in Branson, stay at Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast. 

 

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The Grascals with Larry’s Country Diner

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Grascals to appear at Starlite Theatre

Bluegrass favorites “The Grascals” appearing in Branson

October 15-17, 2013

Starlite Theatre with the cast of Larry’s Country Diner

Three Performances

 Click here for ticket information

Enjoy a relaxing stay with panoramic views and private hot tubs

at Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast when you visit Branson.

 

 

 

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Clint Black appearing at Moon River Theatre

MoonRiverWkend2013Moon River Weekends at Andy Williams Moon River Theatre continues a feature lineup of stars through October.

October 4-5:  Clint Black, one of Country Music’s most prolific singers, songwriters, and composers.

October 11-12: Randy Travis concert cancelled due to illness

October 18-19:  Happy Together Tour comprised of The Turtles featuring Flo & Eddie, Monkees Lead Singer Micky Dolenz, Gary Puckett & The Union Gap Band and Mark Lindsay, former lead singer of Paul Revere & The Raiders

For more information on Branson area touring artist concerts, visit Branson Area Information.

 

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National Harvest Festival a Fall Favorite in Branson

Silver Dollar City’s National Harvest Festival 

September 12 – October 26

SDCFallSorgumIn addition to the craftsmen who are regularly part of the Silver Dollar City theme park experience, the National Harvest Festival brings visiting artists from across the country to make this the largest festival of demonstrating craftsmen in the USA. Among them are the finest artisans in the Show-Me State, the “Best of Missouri Hands Juried Artists”.

The festival also features a salute to the American cowboy with trick riders, cowboy poets, western music, chuck wagon cooking, a western stunt show and more.SDCFallTrickRider

Expected craft demonstrations include handcrafted jewelry, mixed media art, rug hooking, stained glass, barbed wire art, fused glass, oil painting, watercolor painting, gourd art, scroll saw art, cooperage, copper decor and jewelry, custom knives, wood and antler pens, quilting, blacksmithing, sorghum, enamel painting, needlework, baskets, treenware, fiddle making, and much more.

 Entertainment during the festival includes Texas Trick Riders, Kerry Grombacher, Riders in the Sky, Kristyn Harris, Flying W Wranglers, Extreme Mustang Makeovers with Fred Woehl, Judy Coder, Stan Mahler, Quebe Sisters Band, R. J. Vandygriff, Carolyn Martin Swing Band, Mustang Mikki, Wilson Family String Band, Bill Barwick, and many more.

Visit Silver Dollar City/National Harvest Festival for a complete schedule.

The festival is just a short scenic drive from Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast. Enjoy a bountiful breakfast each morning and relax in your comfortable suite at the end of your day.

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Favorite Branson Eateries

What do all Branson visitors have in common?

Everyone has to eat during their stay!

LandryDiningWhether it’s a special occasion dinner, stopping for lunch in the midst of your day’s activities, or grabbing a bite before an evening show, you’ll find a wide variety of dining options including steak, seafood, farm-to-table, Italian, Thai, Japanese, Mexican, American, and more.

Fast food, chain restaurants, and buffets abound, but we wanted to let you know about some of the independently owned and operated establishments and some local favorites.

Browse our map of specialty dining spots, nearby eateries, and diners.

Of course, when you stay at Cameron’s Crag, you can start your day with a bountiful breakfast and good conversation in our dining room.

Good eating, and hope to see you soon.

 

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“Gator Queen” Liz Choate appearing at Cajun Days

GatorQueen  Cajun Days

  July 19 and 20, 2013 – 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

  Branson IMAX Entertainment Complex

“Gator Queen” Liz Choate, from the TV series Swamp People on the History Channel, to appear at Branson’s IMAX Entertainment Complex Cajun Days. The public will have the opportunity for autographs and photos.

The event is held in conjunction with the grand opening of Camo Country, the new store at the Imax complex and will also feature live Cajun music, live alligators, a crawfish boil, door prizes and lots of fun.

Camo Country is a licensed dealer for Swamp People and Duck Commander gift items.  When  Liz Choate was contacted about the possibility of attending, she says, “I’ve never been to Branson, but I’ve heard many good things from family and friends.  I am definitely looking forward to being there!”

The “Sons of Britches” Cajun band will perform from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. each day.  McFarlain’s Family Restaurant inside the IMAX complex will be servin’ up a genuine Cajun Crawfish Boil beginning at 1:00 p.m. each day for only $9.99 while supplies last. Live alligators provided by Branson’s Wild World will be on display each day.  And “Hurricane on the Bayou” is showing on the huge IMAX screen at 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. each day with a special admission price of only $6.00. Special sales and hourly drawings for prizes given away through 5:00 pm at retail shops throughout the complex.

Bringing the Bayou to Branson!

No alligators in the water in the private hot tubs at Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast. We promise!

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Zipping in Branson Area

There are several ziplines in the Branson area offering a variety of experiences.

BransonZiplineBranson Zipline and Canopy Tour offers canopy tours, fast line, free fall express, and after-dark tours. Lots of combination options with up to eight ziplines, ten sky bridges, and a free fall line. Not just a zipline, they also have guided photo tours of Wolfe Creek Preserve and Gemstone Mining along with a gift shop.

Indian Point Zipline has a sitting harness trolley system that’s great for first-time zipriders. Six ziplines totaling 2700 feet. A short distance past Silver Dollar City theme park on Indian Point Road.

ZipatNightAdventure Ziplines of Branson  is the only zipline inside the Branson city limits and the only one in the area with a double cable system for extra safety. This course features seven ziplines and three rope bridges with options of daytime or nighttime zipping.

 ShepherdTower2inchThe Vigilante ZipRider at the Shepherd of the Hills Homestead launches from 170 feet up Inspiration Tower. The trademark ZipRider system gives you a seated thrill ride with no need to worry about controlling your position, speed, or starting/stopping. Just sit back and enjoy the ride at up to 50 mph.

Zipline USA is a bit further away from Branson but still within an easy drive for Branson visitors. This is a tree top canopy tour with cable lines up to 350 feet above the forest floor spanning distances from 500-3200 feet.

Enjoy a zipline ride on your visit to Branson and enjoy the view and your private hot tub but don’t get any ideas about zipping off the deck railings at Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast. We haven’t added that activity to our amenities….yet.

 

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Three Dog Night in Concert

three-dog-night-smallLegendary Recording Artists THREE DOG NIGHT in concert at The Oak Ridge Boys Theatre in Branson, MO.

One night only – July 13, 2013 – 8:00 pm

In the years from 1969 to 1974, no other group had more top 10 hits, moved more records or sold more concert tickets than THREE DOG NIGHT. Hits like “Mama Told Me (Not To Come)”, “Eli’s Coming:, “Joy to the World”, “Black and White”, and “Shambala” continue play on the airwaves today, building a new generation of fans who enjoy the classic pop hits as well as Three Dog Night’s newer releases.

Other touring performers in the Oak Ridge Boys Theatre lineup include Bill Cosby, Sawyer Brown, Diamond Rio, America, Neal McCoy, Jim Belushi and The Chicago Board of Comedy, Charlie Daniels, Johnny Mathis, and The Oak Ridge Boys. Additional performances may be announced at a later date.

The convenient location of Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast makes it the perfect place to stay when you attend one of these fantastic concert performances in Branson, MO. Make your reservations today.

 

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Independence Day Celebrations in Branson Not Limited to July 4

fireworksImagine watching the night skies light up with color while relaxing in your private hot tub! Several fireworks displays are planned in the Branson area, from June 30 through July 6, many of which will be visible from the decks at Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast.

Honor America Day at College of the Ozarks starts off the festivities on June 30 with a picnic and live music on the lawn around Lake Honor beginning at 6:00 pm followed by a fireworks display at dusk. The campus is about one half mile from Cameron’s Crag.

Branson Landing’s 6th Annual Liberty Light Up Concert and Fireworks display is set for Wednesday, July 3. The celebration begins with an 8:00 pm concert with The Horn Dawgs in front of the Landing fountains. This amazing 11-piece horn band features several area entertainers including Bucky Heard of the Blues Brothers at Legends in Concert and Gary Myers, lead guitarist and Emcee for Mickey Gilley.  The Dawgs don’t just put on a great show, they give you a great EXPERIENCE.

Following the concert, enjoy an incredible fireworks exhibition produced by Gateway Fireworks Displays. From the choreographed opening to the Signature Grand Finale, the 6th Annual Liberty Light Up promises an unforgettable display.  AND…after the fireworks, stick around while The Horn Dawgs take the stage for an encore performance to end the evening.

On Thursday, July 4, Branson Landing and the Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks host the Firecracker 5000 and 10K.  A one-mile walk/run covering the Branson Landing is also an option for participants.

Crowd & FireworksActivities scheduled for Thursday, July 4 include a picnic, games, entertainment, pony rides, and fireworks at Big Cedar Lodge. Tickets and All-You-Can-Play wristbands available at the ticket booth starting at 2:00 pm. Wristbands $30. Entertainment by the Clay Self Band beginning at 7:00 pm followed by fireworks at dusk. For an extra special evening, make reservations aboard the custom 62′ yacht, Lady Liberty, for appetizers, dinner, drinks, and entertainment. Reservations required for the dinner cruise.

July 4 Festivities at Chateau on the Lake, include an outdoor BBQ, live music and fireworks. Other July 4 fireworks displays are scheduled at Silver Dollar City, Shepherd of the Hills Homestead, and downtown Hollister, and the city of Rockaway Beach. Most of these displays will be visible from the decks at Cameron’s Crag.

Independence Day activities are also planned at Copper Run Distillery. Come out for local food, games, live music on the lawn, spiked fruit, handcrafted drinks for adults and kids, small batch spirits, and more.

For some of the best seats in the house and a different perspective on evening fireworks displays, Main Street Lake Cruises offers two Fireworks Cruises aboard the luxury yacht, The Landing Princess. Choose a 1.5 hour cruise on July 3 in conjunction with the Branson Landing Liberty Light Up or a 2.5 hour cruise July 4 in time for the Rockaway Beach fireworks display.

Saturday, July 6 is Fireburst 2013 in Kimberling City, MO. Pre-event at Kimberling Shopping Center, live entertainment by The Missouri Boatride Bluegrass Band from 7-9 pm, and a spectacular fireworks display choreographed to music on 100.1 radio at 9:15.

Private hot tubs and chairs provided on the decks of Cameron’s Crag for our guests. Bring lawn chairs or blankets if you plan to watch the fireworks from another location.

Updates and Additions as of 6/27/13: 

Branson Landing Liberty Light Up on July 3 at the Branson Landing will be broadcast on KOZL 27. The program will preempt the regular 9:00 and 10:00 pm newscasts.

July 4 festivities in Rockaway Beach include fun and entertainment from 2pm – 10 pm with fireworks scheduled to begin at 9:30.

Branson Mill Craft Village will have music on their free performance stages, prize drawing, and special offers July 4-7. Tanger Outlet’s annual 4th of July Sidewalk Sale extends July 4-7, 9:00 am – 9:00 pm (10 am – 7 pm Sunday). The Shoppe’s at Branson Meadows is also having their July 4th Summer Sale July 4-7.

Jim and Lori Bakker, hosts of The Jim Bakker TV Show are holding a “Fourth of July Celebration” July 1-5 with seminars, special guests, concerts, and The Jim Bakker Show.

 

 

 

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Merle Haggard at RFD-TV Theatre

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Country Music Hall of Fame member Merle Haggard

Merle Haggard, up-close and in concert

Sunday, June 23, 2013 

One night only – 7:00 pm

With hits like “Working Man Blues”, “Fightin’ Side of Me”, “If We Make It Through December”, “I Think I’ll Just Stay Here and Drink”, “Pancho and Lefty”, “Twinkle, Twinkle Lucky Star.” and many more, Haggard’s music speaks to the common man. Don’t miss this legendary Country Music Hall of Fame performer and a career spanning half a century.

At RFD-TV Theater in Branson MO - Call 417-332-2282 for reservations

Presented by Up Close Concerts

For other touring performers appearing in Branson, visit this link.

To check for availability at Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast while visiting Branson, click here.

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Rods and Relics at Branson Outback

Sponsored by The Rods and Relics Car Club of Springfield, one of the oldest street rod clubs in the United States, the 41st Annual Rods and Relics Rod Run at The Outback in Branson has been an annual event on Fathers Day weekend since 1973.  Only pre-1949 vehicles are eligible to join Rods and Relics.

The event features a show and shine open to the public on Saturday. Numerous activities are planned, including games, music, prizes, and more.

Come out and enjoy the cool cars!rodsnrelics

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Late Show With David Letterman Stupid Human – Stupid Pet Tricks

Do you have a special talent, or a pet with unique training? Here’s your chance to show off that special ability!

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Representatives from The Late Show with David Letterman will audition for Stupid Human and Stupid Pet Tricks on Saturday, June 15, 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm, at the Branson Landing.

Participants have the chance for an all-expense paid trip to New York City to appear on the Late Show with David Letterman. Local CBS affiliate KOLR10 will host the event and Branson area businesses have contributed prizes for all participants, even if they are not selected to appear on TV.

Branson resident Matt Gumm was featured on the show in 2011 with his rendition of “Stars and Stripes Forever” on a bicycle pump.

This casting call is open to all ages. Participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. The parent or legal guardian must chaperon and sign a release waiver. Participants will have the chance to be selected to perform their trick on the Late Show with David Letterman.

Participants must arrive at the casting call between the designated times. The casting call is based on a first come, first serve basis, so pre-registration will not guarantee an audition. Auditions will take place outside in front of the Branson Landing Fountains and will end at the designated time.
BransonLandingLogoIf you are participating in the Stupid Pet Tricks Casting Call, you must provide water for your pet and proof of all current vaccinations; pets must be under the control of the owner at all times prior to the casting call (leash, crate, etc.). For additional details on casting call times and rules, visit www.ozarksfirst.com/letterman.
Following the auditions, stick around for MAKENNA & BROCK in Concert in front of the Branson Landing Fountains.
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Free Branson Events

Branson shows and attractions are among the most affordable in the country, but everyone can appreciate events and activities that are easy on the budget. Check out these FREE Branson area events and attractions.

  • Spring Car Show -June 8, at Pop’s Dairy Dell, Reeds Spring MO
  • Branson Mill Craft Village - BransonMillLogoDemonstrating crafters, free entertainment stage, shopping, samples, and special events. On Friday mornings, shop the Farmer’s Market in the parking lot in front of the Craft Village.
  • KHOZ 102.9 Texaco Showdown Competition and Street Dance – June 14, 4:30 pm; Cheer on the contestants in America’s largest country music talent search and radio promotion, giving aspiring entertainers a change to launch their professional careers. Competition begins at 4:30 pm; Street Dance to follow 8:00 – 11:00 pm. In front of the Branson Landing fountains.
  • Father’s Day Bass Pro Boat Show – June 15 and 16 at Titanic Museum Attraction, 9am – 6pm. Bass Pro Shops will drop anchor in the parking lot of Titanic Museum Attraction to showcase some of the hottest, newest, fastest boats on the market. The perfect gift for Dad! Boat show is free; admission charge for museum optional.
  • Late Show with David Letterman Casting Call for Stupid Human and Stupid Pet TricksBransonLandingLogoJune 15Watch the auditions from 4:00 – 7:00 pm, on the Branson Landing. Finalists have the chance to appear on The Late Show With David Letterman.
  • Concert with McKenna and Brock – Top 50 finalists on the American version of Simon Cowell’s hit television show, The X-Factor; live in concert in front of the Branson Landing Fountains, 8:00 pm, June 15.
  • Shepherd of the Hills Trout Hatchery - The largest trout production facility in the Missouri Department of Conservation trout production program, located just below Table Rock Dam at 483 Hatchery Road. The hatchery includes all phases of trout production from egg incubation to final rearing, spawning, and broodstock. The property also offers hiking trails and boat ramp access to Lake Taneycomo.
  • Branson Centennial MuseumCentennialMuseumLogoRotating displays every 6-8 weeks, mini-exhibits, and character exhibits. The museum highlights the rich heritage and history of Branson and Taney County. Open daily; Mon-Sat 10am-4pm; Sunday 1pm-4pm. At the corner of Main Street and Business 65 in downtown Branson.
  • Cate Brothers in Concert - Special Thursday evening concert June 20 on the Branson Landing, 7:00 pm
  • Savannah Jack Concert - “the absolute best band I’ve seen in country music today…the Alabama of the 21st century,” says Joe Guercio, Elvis Presley’s longtime music and orchestra director. June 22, 8:00 pm outdoor concert on the Branson Landing
  • College of the Ozarks hardWorkUVisit the campus of “Hard Work U”, a four-year liberal arts college where students work for their education instead of paying tuition. Points of interest on campus include Williams Memorial Chapel, Edwards Mill, C of O greenhouses, Fruitcake and Jelly Kitchen, Gaetz Tractor Museum, Point Lookout observation area, Star School House, and Ralph Foster Museum (small admission charge for the museum). Dining and student-made products available at The Keeter Center.
  • Chain Reaction – A Tribute to Journey – Free concert on the Branson Landing, 8:00 pm
  • 25th Annual Downtown Branson Fiddle Festival – Aug 3-4. Kick-off Jam Session and Gambler’s Draw competition Friday night, fiddle demonstrations, strolling entertainers, and Square Dance with hands-on instruction on these traditional dances. Jam Session is Free; $3.00 admission charge applies for competition and Square Dance. 

These are just a few of the free and low-cost events and attractions in and around Branson, MO. For a more complete schedule of Branson events, visit Branson Information or talk to your hosts at Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast.

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Jerry Springer Hosts The Price is Right Live!

Beginning in May 2013, Jerry Springer will host “The Price is Right Live!” at Branson’s Welk Resort, the live version of TV’s longest running game show.

In addition to hosting “The Jerry Springer Show”, now in its 22nd season, Jerry Springer’s illustrious career has included Emmy award-winning newscaster, movie and Broadway appearances, talk-radio broadcaster, country recording artist, game show host, international emcee and TV personality, and mayor of Cincinnati.

Springer hosted NBC’s hit series “America’s Got Talent” in 2008 and 2009 and recently appeared on “Dancing With The Stars”.

Springer is thrilled to be hosting in Branson. “I am honored that ‘The Price is Right Live’ chose me as the special guest host for its stage show,” said Springer. “I have been a huge fan of the classic television game show for years, and have always wanted to yell, ‘Come on down!’ to an excited audience.” Springer has hosted this iconic live show in Las Vegas, Vancouver and in Atlantic City to record breaking crowds.

Now is your chance to “Come On Down” and see Jerry Springer host The Price Is Right Live!

For ticket information call 800-505-9355 or visit WelkBranson.com and for your bed and breakfast accommodations during your visit, contact Camerons-C

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Touring Performers in Branson

Branson is home to over 100 live shows but also hosts numerous touring stars throughout the year. These are just a few of the limited engagement performances scheduled to appear.

  • Bill Cosby – Oct 12 – Oak Ridge Boys Theatretheaterhp_gritsglamourtour
  • Charley Pride – Oct 25 – RFD-TV Theatre
  • Charlie Daniels – Nov 8 – Oak Ridge Boys Theatre
  • Clint Black – Oct 4-5 – Andy Williams Moon River Theatre
  • Dailey and Vincent – Oct 1-3 – Starlite Theatre
  • Daniel O’Donnell – Nov 1-Dec 7 – Andy Williams Moon River Theatre
  • Gold City – Aug 31 – Showboat Branson Belle
  • Johnny Mathis – Nov 15-16 – The Mansion Theatre
  • Journey – Aug 16 – Black Oak Amphitheatre
  • Lee Greenwood – Sept 27-28 – Andy Williams Moon River Theatre
  • Lorrie Morgan – Oct 4 –  RFD-TV Theatre – Grits and Glamour Tour with Pam Tillis
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd – July 5 – Black Oak Amphitheatre
  • Oak Ridge Boys – Sept 17-19 and Oct 8-Nov 21 – Oak Ridge Boys Theatre
  • Pam Tillis – Oct 4 – RFD-TV Theatre – Grits and Glamour Tour with Lorrie Morgan
  • Randy Travis – Oct 11-12 – Andy Williams Moon River Theatre
  • Rhonda Vincent – Sept 10-12 – Starlite Theatre
  • Rich Little – Sept 20-21 – Andy Williams Moon River Theatre
  • Sawyer Brown – Sept 21, Oct 19, Nov 23 – Oak Ridge Boys Theatre
  • Three Dog Night – July 13 – Oak Ridge Boys TheatreJourney
  • Tim McGraw – June 23 – Black Oak Amphitheatre
  • Wilson Fairchild – June 14-16 – Starlite Theatre

For a more complete schedule of Branson events, visit the Area Information page of our website.

The convenient location of Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast makes it a perfect home-away-from-home when you come to Branson. Easy access to area shows and attractions yet away from traffic. Make your reservations today.

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Silver Dollar City KidsFest Fun for Adults Too

SDC-KF-CloggersBlue-670KidsFest at Silver Dollar City theme park is not just for kids. With over 30 rides and attractions, multiple entertainment venues within the park, artisan craft demonstrations, shopping, dining, culinary and craft school classes, and an evening music show, adults are sure to find plenty to enjoy as well.

 

SDC-KF-WackyScience1-670The final year of KidsFest is June 8 – July 21, 2013. This year’s schedule includes Chris Perondi’s Stunt Dog Experience, Wacky Science With Professor David Willey, Championship Cloggers from six states, and more.

For the young and the young at heart.

 

SDC-KF-Dog1-942Coinciding with KidsFest is the A+ Teacher Appreciation special at Cameron’s Crag. In cooperation with Bed & Breakfast Inns across the country, Cameron’s Crag is helping get teachers out of the classroom for a much needed break this summer. See our website for details.

 

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Ray Price in Concert

RayPriceSaturday, June 8, 2013

One Show Only – 7:00 pm

Americana Theatre in Branson

Call 417-339-4663 for tickets

Presented by Up Close Concerts

 

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Jerry Springer Hosts “The Price is Right Live” in Branson

JerrySpringerBeginning this month, Jerry Springer will host “The Price is Right Live!” in Branson,  the live version of TV’s longest running game show.

The well-known host of “The Jerry Springer Show”, now in its 22nd season, has had an extensive career including talk-radio broadcaster, game show host, Emmy-award-winning newscaster, movie and Broadway appearances, country recording artist, international emcee and TV personality, and mayor of Cincinnati.

Springer hosted NBC’s “America’s Got Talent for two seasons and has appeared on “Dancing With the Stars”.

Springer is thrilled to be hosting in Branson. “I am honored that ‘The Price is Right Live’ chose me as the special guest host for its stage show,” said Springer. “I have been a huge fan of the classic television game show for years, and have always wanted to yell, ‘Come on down!’ to an excited audience.”

Now is your chance to “Come On Down” and see Jerry Springer host The Price Is Right Live! For ticket information call 800-505-9355 or visit WelkBranson.com and for your bed and breakfast accommodations during your visit, contact Cameron’s Crag Bed and Breakfast. 

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