Looking for a fun way to kick off the New Year? Here are 4 ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Branson:
1.) Ring in the New Year at Chateau on the Lake. Festivities begin at 7:00 pm with hors d’oeuvres and cocktail reception, followed by a spectacular four course menu prepared by Executive Chef Doug Knopp and his culinary team. Dance the night away with a live band! As the clock strikes midnight, celebrate with a champagne toast, party favors and balloon drop. End the night with taking in the first fireworks display of 2015! Make dinner reservations in the award winning Chateau Grille, 417-243-1777. Enjoy a specially prepared five course bill of fare or order from our menu. After dining join DeVaughn Pershing for his upbeat piano entertainment in the Library Lounge. Party favors will be passed out at midnight…just in time for the fireworks!
2.) There are several ways to celebrate the holiday at Big Cedar Lodge for both adults and the little ones:
The Worman House: Savor a delectable seven course meal then dance the night away as a full band takes the stage after dinner and at the stroke of midnight, you’ll get a complimentary champagne toast while enjoying the best view of the fireworks ringin’ in the New Year. $125 per person; does not include tax and gratuity. Offered to adults ages 21 and up on Wednesday from 7:00pm – 1:00am at The Worman House. Limited space is available so call today to reserve your spot!
Devil’s Pool Restaurant: Celebrate new beginnings as you relax in the rustic splendor of Devil’s Pool Restaurant. Dine on house specialties like Rockbridge Rainbow Trout and Hickory Smoked Prime Rib. Or enjoy one of the Chef’s special creations, just for the holidays! Dinner will be available on Wednesday from 5:00pm – 9:30pm. Reservations are strongly recommended.
Buzzard Bar: Ring in the New Year at Buzzard Bar with live entertainment and party favors. Seating will be “first available.” Clay Self, our own singing cowboy will entertain you with some great songs and great comedy. You won’t want to miss this night. Buzzard Bar will be open on Wednesday from 11:00am – 1:00am. Space is limited so arrive early.
Kids’ Disney Bash: Kids are invited to dress up like their favorite Disney character and have an evening of adventure while making new friends and playing fun and exciting games. To top off the evening they’ll ring in the New Year while watching Big Cedar’s spectacular fireworks show! $75 per child; includes dinner and goodie bag. Offered to children ages 4 – 12 on Wednesday from 7:30pm – 12:30am. Reservations required and space is limited.
Teens’ Skating New Year’s Eve Party: Attention all teens, grab your friends as we head to Skate World to party the night away with a blacklight skating party. Get ready to make some new friends and memories at this teens only party. $75 per teen. All teens will receive a party favor, skate rental, snacks and refreshments. Offered to teens ages 13 – 17 on Wednesday from 8:00pm – 12:30am. Shuttles will leave Big Cedar at 8:00pm and will return at 11:30pm for the fireworks show. Reservations required and space is limited.
3.) Celebrate New Year’s Eve with one of the most breathtaking views in Southwest Missouri at Top of the Rock. Osage Restaurant will be open for dinner from 5:00pm – 9:00pm and will be serving many of your Osage favorites plus some great special features from the Chef. Located on the lower level of Osage Restaurant is Buffalo Bar, offering a cozy atmosphere with a menu that includes wood-fired pizzas and premium cocktails and spirits. Buffalo Bar will be open from 5:00pm – 1:00am.
4.) There’s no better way to end the year, than being serenaded at your favorite Branson show. Here’s a list of shows performing on December 31st:
Jim Bakker Show
Showboat Branson Belle
Clay Cooper & The Haygoods
Doug Gabriel’s #1 Hits Tribute Show
Hughes Brothers Theatre “From Christmas to New Year’s” Show
The Revollusionists Magic Show
Legends in Concert