People travel from near and far to view the live country music capital that is Branson, Missouri. Rather their musical tastes favor country, rock and roll, gospel or talented family shows, Branson has them all. If you are planning your first trip to this location, finding the best shows might seem a bit overwhelming, but a little bit of research will lead you to some of the best shows available in Branson. Webpages like www.branson.com and www.bransononline.com will help you find everything there is to do in this music city.
Branson, Missouri is home to several “hillbillies” and Keith Allen is a great example of one of those. His character, “RedKneckers” is clad in overalls and a farming hat,and he has a heart of gold.When he tells his stories and sings his songs his rich baritone voice can paint a vivid picutre of growing up on his family’s farm. And, when he sings “How Great Thou Art”, be prepared for chills. By the end of the show, visitors leave with the feeling of knowing Keith Allen. The “RedKneckers” show is truly one of Branson’s best kept secrets!
Located in the Grand Country Square, a quartet by the name of New South have a nightly concert Monday through Saturday night. This quartet offers a wide variety of new and classic country, gospel, group and solo songs. It is common for this quartet to cover great songs from The Oak Ridge Boys and The Statler Brothers. These four men really do harmonize just as well as the groups they cover. Mixed in with some good clean jokes from the comedy relief, Jim Dandy, this two hour show is one of Branson’s best.
Centrally located on 76 Highway in Branson, is a favorite show of locals and visitors alike. Legends in Concert. Legends is a unique show featuring many talented singers who are impersonators of famous stars. Stars in the lineup include Garth Brooks, Michael Jackson, Lionel Ritchie, The Blues Brothers, Elvis,Buddy Holly and Marilyn Monroe.These talented lookalike singers also use their own voice to sound like the real star. This show is a jam-packed two hour blast from the past. Be sure to have your picture taken with your favorite stars upon entering the theatre. During intermission, they will be available for puchase. Also, take a stroll around the lobby of the theatre, where are the hundres of real life star’s pictures over walls both up and downstairs. It will be a trip down memory lane! Be sure to take a gander at their gift shop, featuring mechandise of Elvis, Marilyn and lots of other stars.The shop also has a variety of unique items, that are sure to make great gifts.
These three shows are great picks for anyone wanting some fun and entertainment while on vacation.Branson, Missouri offers tons of great shows, these are just three favorites worth sharing.