Branson Shows to Keep the Kids Smiling

Here are five shows to consider when you bring the kids to Branson.

Whether it’s outdoor fun, zipline rides or attractions like the Hollywood Wax Museum, kids of all ages find plenty of reasons to smile during a Branson vacation.

The same goes for Branson’s amazing lineup of live shows. From huge stage productions and amazing acrobats to talented singers and amazing animals, shows in Branson offer so much fun, even your teenager will be smiling - and you know that's no easy feat.


The spectacular setting of Sight and Sound Theatres makes for a superb experience as you watch the story of Samson unfold. Great music and choreography, amazing sets, dazzling special effect, close encounters with performers and one unforgettable experience awaits you at Sight and Sound Theatre in Branson. 

Samson at Sight and Sound Theatres

Amazing Acrobats of Shanghai

The performers bring to stage unique training and talent; from gravity defying balancing acts to foot juggling, mystifying aerial acrobatics to astonishing feats of human strength, that will leave you just as wowed as your kids! This enchanting journey through the unbelievable art of acrobatics is homed at the Grand Shanghai Theatre.

Amazing Pets

Found at one of Branson’s most popular family destinations, Grand County, the Amazing Pets show features four-legged stars (dogs and trained housecats) with smile-worthy stage skills. This early-morning show (10 a.m.) is a great way to start your day in Branson.

Dolly Parton's Stampede Dinner Attraction

This live show is an event to behold. Horses, special effects, music – and you get to eat dinner using just your hands, no utensils – is a kid’s dream come true. Enjoy a tour of the stables and don’t miss the skills on display during the opening act in the Carriage Room.

Presleys’ Country Jubilee

What better way to entertain your kids than with a Branson’s First Family of Entertainment! Four generations of entertainment come together at the Presleys’ Country Jubilee Theatre with a one-of-a-kind mix of country, gospel, bluegrass and hilarious comedy!

This is just a sampling of the family-friendly shows kids love when they visit Branson. View all Branson shows here.

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