May 5:  Cinco de Mayo Celebration at Big Cedar
Come to the Devil’s Pool Swimming Pool from 12-3pm at Big Cedar Lodge for food, music, games, and lots of fun. Or head over to the Swimmin’ Hole lawn for Cinco de Mayo crafts, including a piñata party.
May 10 – June 3:  Bluegrass & BBQ Festival at Silver Dollar City
Don’t miss one of the premier bluegrass and BBQ festivals in the nation. There will be plenty of bluegrass performers from all over the country. The House of BBQ (Red Gold Heritage Hall) will be serving up plenty of mouthwatering BBQ. Check out the full line-up of performers here.
May 7-11:  National Travel & Tourism Week
The Branson/Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce & CVB will be celebrating at the Welcome Center on Highway 248. Meet some famous Branson entertainers throughout the week and enjoy refreshments from Branson businesses. If you’re going to any shows, make sure to show your ticket stub to be entered in a drawing for some of Branson’s attractions. Contact the Chamberfor more info on the meet and greet schedule and line-up.
May 13:  Mother’s Day Brunch
Chateau on the Lake and Big Cedar Lodge will each be hosting a champagne brunch on Sunday, May 13. Call ahead to make reservations.
May 17-19:  52nd Annual Plumb Nellie Days
Head to Historic Downtown Branson for this 3-day event to see some of your favorite entertainers. Take part in the Friday night street dance, pony rides, food court, and sidewalk sale.
May 17-20:  Branson Accordion Festival
The Welk Resort will be hosting the first annual accordion festivalin Branson. There will be workshops, concerts, and competitions. There will be Lawrence Welk accordions and other memorabilia on display. See Jo Ann Castle on the 18thand 19th.
May 17-20:  Armed Forces Remembrance Days
Military men and women will be treated to special ceremonies, events, and discounts Thursday-Sunday in Branson. For more information, view the full schedule of events.
May 25-28:  Memorial Day Celebrations
Celebrate Memorial Day with fireworks and BBQ. Big Cedar Lodge and Chateau on the Lake will be having their own celebrations with plenty of food, music, and games.