January 1-2: Branson Area Festival of Lights
The Festival of Lights extends into January for two days. It’s your last chance to see the one-mile drive illuminated with over 175 displays. Located off Shepherd of the Hills Expressway and Roark Valley Road. Open from dusk until 11pm. Family vehicles cost $12.
January 1-15: White Flight at the Butterfly Palace
Experience a one-of-a-kind exhibit at the Butterfly Palace and Rainforest Adventure in Branson. Thousands of white butterflies flit and fly in a rainforest atmosphere among twinkling lights.
January 12: Masters Trout Championship at Lilleys’ Landing
The Master Trout Championship hosted by Lilleys’ Landing begins at 8am. The tournament is catch-and-release and only artificial bait can be used. The entry fee is $50 per each 2-person team. Big Trout cash prizes will go to the teams with the heaviest brown and rainbow trout. The entry deadline is January 12 at 7:45am. Visit Lillys’ Landing for more information.