The lights are hung, theaters are filled with the sounds of familiar Christmas carols, the Christmas tree at Branson Landing Square is aglow—it’s Christmas in Branson, the most wonderful time of the year.
The Branson Landing is set to host the fourth annual Most Wonderful Time of Year Parade, formerly the Holiday Promenade of Stars, on Saturday November 19, 2016 and you don’t want to miss it. That said, here’s everything you need to know to enjoy this event from beginning to end:
When: Saturday November 19, 2016. 10:00am
Where to Park: Parking is available at the Branson Landing (with a portion of the North parking lot reserved for parade cars), the parking garage downtown, and all of Historic Downtown Branson.
Where to Watch: The parade route begins at the north end (Near the Belk Department Store) of the Branson Landing Promenade, promptly at 10:00am, and ends at Bass Pro Shops. Performances will be held in front of the Landing fountains.
Who to Watch For: The parade of stars will include the parade Grand Marshal, Mel TIllis, Mayor Karen Best, Clay Cooper, The Hughes Brothers, Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers, Nat King Cole from Legends in Concert, and The Texas Tenors. Also appearing are The Osmonds, The Lennon Sisters, New South, The Duttons, SIX, and illusionist Rick Thomas… not to mention a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus, and many more!
Many of the entertainers will perform some of your favorite Christmas songs following the parade, in front of the fountains. Stay for lunch at one of the Landing’s many restaurants or do a little early Christmas shopping at the dozens of stores, kiosks, and galleries. This Christmas season make the Most Wonderful Time of Year Parade part of your “must-do” list in Branson.