December 1 – December 31: The Trail of Lights
The Trail of Lights
is open all December long. Festive holiday music plays as you make your way through the Shepherd of the Hills Homestead, decorated with millions of Christmas lights. Open 7 nights a week from dusk until the end of the shows.
December 1 – December 31: Titanic Christmas and Winter Celebration
The Titanic Museum
will be transformed during the holiday season with Christmas decorations and lights. Stop by to see the festive sights daily.
December 1 – January 2: Branson Area Festival of Lights
up for the holidays. The one-mile drive is illuminated with over 175 displays and is located off Shepherd of the Hills Expressway and Roark Valley Road. Open daily from dusk until 11pm. Family vehicles cost $12.
December 1 – December 30: An Old Time Christmas at Silver Dollar City
Named one of the top 5 holiday events in the country by Good Morning America, An Old Time Christmas
features 4 millions lights, a 5-story special effects Christmas tree, a holiday lights parade, plus holiday shows and treats.
December 2: Branson Adoration Parade & Lighting Ceremony
Celebrate the true meaning of Christmas with the Branson community beginning with the annual lighting of the largest nativity scene in the area, which overlooks Lake Taneycomo. Begins at dusk.
December 7: National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
A special ceremony
will be held in front of the water and fire show area at Branson Landing at noon to honor those that were lost during the attack on Pearl Harbor. Event is free and open to the public.
December 15: Breakfast with Santa
Chateau on the Lake will have their annual Breakfast with Santa at 9am. Tickets are $15 for adults and $7 for kids 6-12. Advanced reservations are recommended and can be made by calling 888-333-5253.
December 31: New Year’s Eve at The Keeter Center at College of the Ozarks
The Keeter Center will have a special New Year’s Eve menu in a candlelit setting with live entertainment. Reservations can be made beginning November 1 by calling 417-690-2146.
December 31: New Year’s Eve Celebration at Chateau on the Lake
Ring in the new year at Chateau on the Lake with a 3-course dinner, dancing, live entertainment, champagne toast, and fireworks display. $290 per couple. Call 888-333-5253 to reserve your spot.