July Events in BransonLaura Ingalls Wilder: Across the Prairie Museum Exhibit
June 3, 2008 – August 30, 2008
Location: American Presidents Museum is located in the Old Majestic Steakhouse Bldg at 2849 Gretna
Created by the Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum, this panel exhibit will be combined with Pioneer Life, an exhibit and activity program taking visitors through a day in the life of a pioneer.
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National Kids Fest
June 7, 2008 – August 10, 2008
Times: Open daily from 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Location: Silver Dollar City
Kids’ Fest presents an all-new show: The Magic of Peter Gossamer, Circus of the Century on Ice, a circus-themed show with a cool twist for summer – playful animals and clowns on ice. Also a Kid Concoctions creativity center where kids can make their own Gooey Gunk or Splongee Balls, or learn to make a volcano, from the acclaimed Kid Concoctions books and television show.
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Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest
July 2, 2008
Times: 7:00 pm
Location: Legends in Concert Theater
Admission: $20 for preferred seating and $15 for general admission seating
Judges will look for the “best representation of the Elvis legacy” in talent, appearance, performance, stage presence, and overall tribute to Elvis in naming the “2008 Elvis Tribute Artist of the Year.”
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Branson Landing’s 1st Annual Liberty Light Up
July 3, 2008
Location: Branson Landing
Activities all day, with a concert by Bucky & the Boys at 7:30 p.m. followed by fireworks at dark.
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Summer Sale at Factory Merchants Branson
July 3, 2008 – July 7, 2008
Location: Factory Merchants Branson
Phone: (417) 335-4041
Join us for wonderful savings at the 4th of July summer sale! Stock up on savings at the annual sidewalk sale, just look for the red roofs.
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11th Annual I LOVE AMERICA Celebration
July 4, 2008
Times: Gates open at 11:00
Location: 65 & Division
Sponsored by James River Assembly
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Annual Fourth of July Celebration
July 4, 2008
Location: Rockaway Beach
Phone: 800-798-0178
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Big Cedar Lodge Fireworks Display
July 4, 2008
Times: Begins at Dark
Location: Big Cedar Lodge
Phone: (417) 335-2777
Admission: Free
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Fireburst Fourth of July Fireworks Show
July 4, 2008
Location: Kimberling City, MO
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Fireworks Display & BBQ
July 4, 2008
Times: BBQ begins at 4:00 p.m.
Location: Flat Creek Resort, Cape Fair
Phone: (417) 538-2222
Join us for food and fun!
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Hollister’s 55th Annual 4th of July Celebration
July 4, 2008
Times: Fireworks begin at dark
Location: Old Hollister Elementary School
Longest running fireworks display in Taney County.
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Shell Knob 33rd Annual Fire & Thunder Fireworks
July 4, 2008
Location: Shell Knob
Phone: (417) 858-3300
Sponsored by Shell Knob Chamber of Commerce. (In case of rain, will be rescheduled for July 5th)
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Spirit of 76
July 4, 2008
Times: 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Location: 4 area Branson parks, Alexander, Cantwell, Murphy, and Stockstill
Phone: (417) 337-8387
Show your patriotism on Independence Day by wearing Red, White and Blue and join us. Get Free Ice cream and a free flag! For more information contact Steve Weyher.
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AREA ’57 CRUISE IN & Drive-In Movie Night
July 5, 2008
Location: Dick Clark’s
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Chateau on the Lake Fireworks Display
July 5, 2008
Times: Begins at Dark
Location: Chateau on the Lake
Fireburst Flotilla on Table Rock Lake
July 5, 2008 Add to Itinerary
Location: Pt. 6 Cow Creek to KC Bridge
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Ozarks Fun Run F-100 Truck Show
July 11, 2008 – July 13, 2008
http://www.dickclarksabbranson.com/area57/
Location: Dick Clark’s
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American Kids Inc. National Finals
July 14, 2008 – July 18, 2008 Add to Itinerary
Location: The Baldknobbers Theater
Phone: 417-337-8964
The nation’s only little league of entertainers hosts its membership competition & grand finale event. Grand prize of $1,000 in cash to be awarded to a top finalist in addition to age & category prizes.
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National Day of Atomic Remembrance
July 16, 2008
Times: 11:30 a.m.
Location: God and Country Inspiration Garden
Phone: (417) 337-8387
The 62nd anniversary of the first atomic explosion and all veterans who were exposed to radiation in the line of military duty will be recognized during the National Atomic Veterans Day of Remembrance Observance. Navy Retired Lieutenant David Combs will present a special message during the observance. President George W. Bush declared July 16th as a National day for all military groups and veterans associated with the nuclear programs. For more information contact Dawn Easton.
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AREA ’57 CRUISE IN & Drive-In Movie Night
July 19, 2008
Location: Dick Clark’s
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Gateway Chevy HHR
July 25, 2008 – July 27, 2008
Location: Dick Clark’s
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2008 HHRitage Nationals Benefit Show & Shine!
July 26, 2008
Times: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Location: Dick Clark’s Area 57
Phone: (417) 332-1960
Admission: FREE
Enjoy an afternoon of fun at Dick Clark’s Area 57. Chevy HHR car owners will compete in variety of show categories from stock to wild custom. This will be a great time for all car enthusiasts. (Proceeds benefit the Children’s Miracle Network)
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Korean War Armistice Day
July 26, 2008
Times: 10 a.m.
Location: Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery
Phone: (417) 337-8387, (417) 546-3150
The Harry S. Truman Chapter of the Korean War Veterans Association will host a memorial ceremony marking the end of “The Forgotten War,” remembering veterans who returned and those who did not. For more information contact Sean Murray.
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Living Green & Loving It! Summit & Expo 2008
July 26, 2008
Times: 9 AM – 6 PM
Location: Tri-Lakes Center
Phone: 417-739-2185
Admission: $8.00 Adults / $6.00 Local Residents & 12 & Under Free.
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Muscle Car Show
July 26, 2008
Location: Dick Clark’s
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Crown Victoria Association National Convention
July 27, 2008 – August 2, 2008
Location: Branson Hilton Convention Center
Phone: (620) 256-6630
For more information please contact J. Scott Love, Treasurer.Information courtesy of Branson Chamber of Commerce