The Special Events last year were packed with entertainment! We were amazed by events such as The Texaco Country Showdown Competition, The Liberty Light Up Concert and Fireworks Show, The Late Show with David Letterman Casting Call for Stupid Human and Stupid Pet Tricks, The Labor Day/MDA Telethon LIVE from the Landing, 9/11 Branson Remembers Ceremony, Branson Landing Artisan’s Market, The Orphan Car Show, Paint the Landing Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness, the Annual Safe Street Trick or Treat Event, the arrival of Santa and his Christmas TreeHouse AND our NEW Most Wonderful Time of Year Parade honoring Mr. Christmas himself, the beloved Andy Williams! We are looking forward to making The Most Wonderful Time of Year Parade and all of our events and concerts even bigger and better in 2014!
So… stay tuned to see what we’re scheduling at Branson Landing in 2014 – as we’ll post the Concerts & Special Events, right here – as we confirm them!
March 29th – 2:00 PM – Vietnam Veterans Welcome Home Celebration Parade
April 5th & 6th – 3:15 PM – Bass Master Weigh-In
April 17th – 11:05 AM – Rushville Highs School Band & Choir
April 19th – 8:00 AM – Keller Williams KW Cares 5K
April 20th – Happy Easter!! (Select Stores Open)
April 26th – 8:00 PM – Joe’s Crab Shack “Light It Up Blue”
Glow Fun Run/Walk for Autism
April 27th – 12:05 PM – Grain Valley High School Jazz Band Performance
April 27th – 1 PM-6 PM – “Barefoot In Branson” One Day Without Shoes
ay 4th – 7:30 AM – Divas® Half Marathon & 5K
May 9th – 12:05 PM – South Harrison High School Jazz Ensemble
May 9th 2014 - 5:00, 6:00, and 7:00 PM – West Magnet Dance Team Performance
May 11th – 11:00 AM – Sheridan High School Jazz Band Performance
May 11th – 12:05 PM – Blue Springs High School Jazz Band Performance
May 17th – 11:00 AM – Armed Forces Day Parade
May 18th – 1 PM-6 PM – “Barefoot In Branson” One Day Without Shoes *RESCEHDUELD RAIN DATE*
May 31, 2014 – 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM - Chrome & Elegance “Big Rigs in Vogue”
Peterbilt Calendar Photo Shoot by Roger Snider Photography
June 6th – 7:00 PM – Gold Wing Road Riders Association PARADE AND LIGHT SHOW!
June 6th – 8:00 PM – Makenna & Brock – LIVE In Concert! CONCERT CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
June 13th – 5:00pm – Branson/Lakes Area Salutes America’s Hometown Heroes -
A Tribute to Law Enforcement – Opening Ceremony
June 18, 2014 - 6:05 PM - Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy Jazz Band Performance
June 20th – 8:00 PM – The Mark Chapman Band – LIVE In Concert! CONCERT CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
June 21, 2014 – 10:00 AM – First Baptist Church of Keller, Texas - Student Music Ministry Performance
June 21st 2014 - 6:00 PM – 102.9 The Z Country Showdown Competition
July 3rd – 8:00 PM – 7th Annual Liberty Light Up Concert –
Featuring JOURNEY RESURRECTION – A Tribute To Journey – LIVE In Concert!
July 3rd – 10:00 PM – 7th Annual Liberty Light Up FIREWORKS Display Spectacular!
July 4th – 7:30 AM – Firecracker 5k Run
July 18th & 19th – FOX Rocks Branson Landing! Featuring Boogie Wonderland and the American Idol Bus Tour Auditions!
July 18th – 8:00 PM – Boogie Wonderland – LIVE In Concert!
August 1st – 8:00 PM – The Mark Chapman Band – LIVE In Concert!
August 15th – 8:00 PM – Wonderland – LIVE In Concert!
August 29th – 8:00 PM – Backlit – LIVE In Concert!
August 31st – 7:30 AM – 5k/10k Labor Day Weekend K-Life Race
September 5th –5:00 PM to 11:00 PM – Rock The Spectrum 2014
September 6th – 7:30 PM – Stevie Lee Woods, T. Graham Brown, Bryan White & Friends – LIVE In Concert!
September 11th – 6:05 PM – 9/11 Branson Remembers Ceremony
September 12th & 13th – 6:00 PM – SharePointalooza - Conference at the Hilton with Live Music in front of the Branson Landing Fountains both nights
September 13th – 10:15 AM – Walk to End Alzheimer's 2014
September 26th & 27th – 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM – 4th Annual Artisan’s Market
September 26th – 8:00 PM – Journey Resurrection – LIVE In Concert!
October 2, 2014 - 8:00 PM – BRANSON HIGH SCHOOL HOMECOMING RALLY CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
October 18th – ALL DAY – 5th Annual Paint the Landing Pink! A Benefit for Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks
October 12th – 7:15 AM – Roller Coaster Race HALF MARATHON
October 18th – 7:00 PM – Makenna & Brock – LIVE In Concert!
October 31st – 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM – 8th Annual Safe Street Trick or Treat (for children ages 12 & under)
October 31st – 7:00 PM – Monster Mash Street Dance DJ’ed by SRM Productions
November 27th – Happy Thanksgiving!! (Select Stores Open)
November 28th – 7 AM to Noon – Branson Landing’s Annual Black Friday Blowout
Note: The 2014 Concert Schedule will be listed upon act confirmations, so stay posted for updates!
*The above schedule is subject to change due to weather conditions and unforeseen circumstances
October 31, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Calling all ghosts, goblins, pirates and princesses. It's your turn to Trick or Treat up and down Branson Landing's Trick or Treat Street! This will be the 8th Annual Safe Street Trick or Treat for Branson Landing merchants to participate in and it’s taking place on Wednesday, October 31st! This safe Halloween alternative is exclusively for children in costume up to age 12. Don’t miss the Branson Landing Queen in Town Square with gobs of goodies and be sure to visit the businesses with the Halloween PUMPKIN Signs in their windows – as those signs will mark the participating “Trick or Treat” businesses, located up and down the Branson Landing Promenade.
Stay for the MONSTER MASH STREET DANCE beginning at 6:30 PM after Trick or Treating finishes! Happening in Town Square, this Halloween Dance will be DJ’ed by SRM Productions! It’s going to be a BOO-TACULAR Good Time!! Don’t miss the “Thriller” Flash Mob Dance to be performed twice by Sonshine Dance Studio at 7pm and again at 8pm!
November 1 – December 31, 2014
From the spectacular 50’ Christmas Tree in Town Square that becomes Santa’s home away from home, to the magical holiday lights, music, décor, parades, trains and more…you’ll experience Branson Landing as it’s magically transformed into Winter WonderLanding, for the holiday season.
November 8th – 12:05pm
West Plains High School Band "Veterans Tribute" Performance
Branson On Stage Live will bring West Plains High School Concert Band to Branson Landing’s Town Square Amphitheater to perform a “Veterans Tribute”. This 40-minute musical tribute to honor our Veterans will begin after the Star Spangled Banner Fountain Show at Noon.
NOTE: They will have a Rain Date of Saturday, November 8th at 12:05pm in case of inclement weather on Friday, November 7th.
November 8th – 7:00pm – Memorial Service for Lost Submarines
Branson Veterans Task Force and the US Submarine Veterans will join together to hold this annual hour-long memorial service for lost Submarines. Join with us at 7:00pm in front of the Branson Landing fountains to honor those lost during war.
November 11, 2014 – 11:00 AM
Don’t miss Branson’s 81st Annual Veteran’s Day Parade marching through Historic Downtown Branson and Branson Landing Boulevard on Tuesday, November 11th. For more information on behalf of the Veteran’s Homecoming Week Events taking place in Branson, please visit: www.explorebranson.com/veterans/ today!
November 11, 2014 – 1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM
Join us for a very special performance by the United States Air Force Band on Veteran’s Day, Friday, November 11, 2011 at 1:00pm in front of the Branson Landing Fountains.
This special concert will follow the 78th Annual Veteran’s Day Parade starting at 11am in Downtown Branson.
November 15th – 10am – Holiday Parade
On November 15th, 2014 the Branson Community, Branson Chamber, Branson Landing and Branson Entertainers will join together to celebrate the holiday season and honor Mr. Christmas himself, Andy Williams. Don’t miss the 2nd Annual “Most Wonderful Time of Year Parade” dedicated to Mr. Christmas, Andy Williams – where Branson entertainers will gather together at Branson Landing for a beautiful holiday parade. With more than 100 Branson star entertainers, floats, marching bands and Santa & Mrs. Claus, Branson will welcome the Christmas holiday season.
Color commentators for the parade will be Rudy Gatlin and KOLR 10’s own Joy Robertson; Clay and Tina Cooper will be the emcees for the dozen live performances from the main stage in front of the Branson Landing fountains and the grand finale will be a special presentation honoring Mrs. Debbie Williams and Mr. Don Williams, Andy’s beloved wife and brother.
Among the many entertainers appearing will be The Osmonds, The Lennon Sisters, SIX, The Texas Tenors and more.
November 15, 2014 – Noon
Santa Claus arrives at Branson Landing on Saturday, November 15th and will be inside his Christmas Treehouse until Wednesday, December 24th! See Santa’s schedule below to find the perfect time to visit, get your keepsake photo taken, and tell Santa what you want for Christmas this year!
Branson Landing’s Christmas Tree House photo operation will be managed this year by Cherry Hill Photo. Since Cherry Hill Photo’s first Santa Photo program opened in 1961, they have been providing special event and holiday photography services at premier properties, including specialty centers and large enclosed malls. Over the last 53 years, Cherry Hill Photo has relentlessly been dedicated to providing excellent service and quality photographs to capture those priceless images.
December 7, 2014 – 5:00 PM
The Branson community gathers on this special day to set aside our individual aspirations and celebrate the true meaning of the Christmas season. It is our chance to stop and reflect on the beauty of the Christmas story that still inspires people today. On this special night, no one is in the limelight and no organization is promoted, only an overwhelming outpouring of community and celebration as we come together to honor the story of Christmas.
The Adoration Parade starts in Downtown Historic Branson and ends by passing the Branson Landing.