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Ring in the New Year in Branson, MO

Planning a New Years Eve celebration for two or for the family? If you are planning on Branson, Missouri then you are in for a treat. From dining, dancing, shows, elegant lodging and New Years Eve festivities to ring in the New Year, Branson Missouri has it all.

The Grand Plaza Hotel is planning a New Year’s celebration to remember. Dinner for two is offered at their Plaza View Restaurant with a choice of four mouth watering entrees. Dine on apple scented salmon, golden fried shrimp, chicken Mediterranean or prime rib. After a delicious feast one will be entertained by the Las Vegas Hall of Fame Performer Bob Anderson followed by dancing, party favors and a New Year’s Eve toast from your own keepsake champagne glass. Double room occupancy packages at the Grand Plaza Hotel start out at $199.95 for the standard queen size to $269.95 for the honeymoon suite.

Branson, Missouri is known for its amazing shows. On December 31st, New Years Eve will be celebrated Dick Clark style. This incredible New Year’s Eve Celebration Dick Clark Style featuring Fabian & Bobby Vee is hosted by movie star and pop icon FABIAN and stars the legendary BOBBY VEE with special guests THE CHIFFONS, BRIAN HYLAND and CHRIS MONTEZ. Show starts at 9p.m. Sting Ray & The Super Vee’s will be Rockin’ in the lobby 7- 8p.m. Show tickets include: Party Favors & Hats, Cash Bar, Balloon Drop, and Champagne Toast at Midnight. Regular tickets can be purchased for $66.25 each or two tickets. If you also desire lodging right next door there is the Ramada Inn and Conference Center.

If family fun is on the agenda for New Years then Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede Dinner and Show is a must see event. The show features the grace and elegance of gentlemen and belles from the South along with the feats of thirty two powerful horses. The children will be fascinated by racing ostriches and the whole family will enjoy the excitement brought to the arena by the feud between the North and the South. There is even a pre-show performance to whet everyone’s appetite for the main event. Guests of this fun filled show will feast on a delectable four-course meal that includes southern favorites such as tender whole rotisserie chicken, home made biscuits, hot buttered corn on the cob and hickory smoked barbecued pork loin. This is a two hour show with two scheduled for December 31st. One begins at 5:30 p.m. and one at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are priced at $42.34 for adults and $22.34 for children 4 to 11. Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede Dinner and Show is a favorite in the Branson circuit so buy your tickets early and most of all enjoy!

Another favorite Branson, Missouri experience is the Showboat Branson Belle. The boat cruises scenic Table Rock Lake and is known for its spectacular show performed in its own dinner theater. “Showstoppers!” entertains with award winning musical hits from Broadway with moving screens, projections and special effects. The live performance also includes the Showboat Branson Belle Quartet and emcee, the adagio dance team that blends both acrobatics and dance, all accompanied by a live band. This exciting show is followed by a delicious three course meal prepared on the Showboat’s gallery. There will be a 4:00 p.m. show on December 31, 2006. The cruise lasts approximately two hours. Adult tickets are $50.00, tickets for children 4 to 11 are $25.00 and children 3 and under are free. A fond New Year’s Eve memory can be had with a scenic boat cruise and show on the Branson Belle.

If you are looking for a more up-scale romantic New Year’s Eve for two than look no further than Chateau on the Lake Resort, Spa and Convention Center. Be prepared to be pampered and awed by Branson’s only AAA Four Diamond Resort. Chateau on the Lake’s staff has an exceptional New Year’s Eve planned that includes fine dining and live musical entertainment. At 7:00 p.m. the doors will open to a reception of mouth watering hor d’oeuvres. Each individual will be handed two drink tickets to use at the cash bar that can be accessed throughout the evening. At 8:00 p.m. a delectable feast of Filet Mignon and Fresh Atlantic Shrimp followed by a specialty dessert will be prepared by the finest chefs. The evenings entertainment will be the Gary Myer’s Band who will perform R&B and hits of the 70’s and 80’s. The night will be capped off with a dazzling fireworks display and a ball drop at midnight.

Room Packages include admission for two to the party and accommodations for the night. For a double room the price is $399, an elegant king size room is $419, the over-sized chateau king outfitted with a sitting area and lake view is $454, and the Ambassador Suite with living room and wet bar is $509. What better way to ring in the New Year than to be treated like a king and queen at a AAA Four Diamond Resort? One can also get 25% off regular room rates by staying additional days. Branson Missouri is known for its shows and entertainment. New Year’s Eve is no exception with a plethora of events to chose from. Choose Branson Missouri and you’ll ring in 2007 with a memory that will last a lifetime.

Information courtesy of Associated Content