July Events In Branson

Celebrations full of fun, family and fireworks are happening all month long in Branson this July!

You don’t have to look far to find exciting activities and events in Branson when you visit during the heart of summer. Make the most of your Ozarks getaway this July with these events happening in Branson:

STAR-SPANGLED SUMMER AT SILVER DOLLAR CITY

This festival is full of all-American summer fun for the whole family. From June 8 through July 21 at Silver Dollar City, you can experience over 40 thrilling rides and attractions, plus the theme park's new, all-original stage show, "Reuben's Swashbuckling Adventures."

BRANSON FARMERS MARKET:

Located at the Branson Landing’s south parking lot near the Lake Taneycomo Bridge, the Branson Farmers Market will be available on Tuesdays from 3 to 7 p.m. Visitors can view vendors’ booths, which hold a variety of locally-grown and handmade products.

FIRECRACKER 5000

Start off July 4th with a bang at the 19th annual Firecracker 5000 Run at the Branson Landing! In addition to the full race, registrants can sign up for a one-mile run/walk that covers the distance of the Landing, which is also an excellent option for little ones who want to participate. For more registration information, visit here

FOURTH OF JULY FIREWORKS AND CELEBRATIONS

Branson is bustling with activities on Independence Day! Many resorts and attractions offer special events and fireworks shows throughout the week leading up to the holiday.

You'll find several patriotic-themed performances among Branson's shows surrounding the Fourth of July. If you're in Branson on the holiday, make time to see a special Independence Day performance with The Hughes Music Show, or get ready to laugh during Yakov Smirnoff's "Celebrate Independence," a patriotic comedy show. 

Fireworks are a must for July 4th, and Branson has plenty of grand displays ready to light up the night sky. Check out these locations for fireworks and evening celebrations in Branson and its surrounding communities:

  • Fireburst in Kimberling City - Catch this display on July 3 as it lights up the sky above the Kimberling City Bridge, just approximately 18 miles west of Branson. 
  • Main Street Lake Fireworks Cruises - Set sail at Main Street Marina on Lake Taneycomo for unforgettable lake views and fireworks on July 3 and 4. The luxury Landing Princess yacht and the grand riverboat replica, The Lake Queen, will depart at 8 p.m. for a two-hour cruise featuring a fireworks show by the Branson Landing. On July 4, the Landing Princess and The Lake Queen will both depart at 8 p.m. for another two-hour cruise and viewing of the fireworks display at Rockaway Beach. These cruises will fill quickly, so be sure to book your voyage early! 
  • Branson Landing's Liberty Light Up Concert & FireworksBranson Landing's annual Liberty Light Up celebration is going to be bigger and brighter this year! The Liberty Light Up Concert will feature Top 40 Nashville recording artist Jason Pritchett & The Steel Horses, along with the Landing's extraordinary fireworks show. The show will include a a new touch from Premier Pyrotechnics, Inc., along with a surprising grand finale. 
  • Fourth of July Celebration at the Chateau - Enjoy an outdoor barbeque complete with live music on Independence Day at the Chateau on the Lake Resort, Spa & Convention Center. A gorgeous fireworks display will wrap up the evening. 
  • Fireworks at Big Cedar Lodge - You can see one of the largest Fourth of July fireworks displays at Big Cedar Lodge. A picnic will kick off the event at 5 p.m. on the resort's grounds, so come hungry! 
  • Hollister Fourth of July Celebration - Just a couple miles south of Branson, Hollister will hold its annual July 4th celebration, which features the Little Miss Firecracker Pageant, music, fireworks and more. 
  • Rockaway Beach Fireworks - Take in another beautiful lakeside fireworks display over Lake Taneycomo on the Fourth of July at Rockaway Beach. Fireworks will begin around 9 p.m. 

RED, WHITE & BLUE BLOCK PARTY AND SALE AT TANGER OUTLETS:

Find extra savings in name-brand outlet stores such as Vera Bradley, Under Armour, Kate Spade, Express and many more at Tanger Outlet's Fourth of July Weekend Sale on July 5-7. As a part of Tanger Outlet's weekend sale, a block party with food trucks will set up from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. near Under Armour to serve Americana-themed cuisine through the weekend.

WHITE WATER'S NIGHT WATER 

Starting July 5, you can keep the water park fun going all day and night on select Fridays and Saturdays this summer with extended hours at White Water's Night Water.  Night Water includes accessibility to rides after dark and a special fireworks display in the park on Saturday evenings at 9:45 p.m. 

PRINCESS & PIRATE CRUISES ABOARD THE SHOWBOAT BRANSON BELLE

Perfect for the young (or young at heart), the Showboat Branson Belle's Princess & Pirate Cruise is especially for pirates and princesses wanting to set sail on their own Table Rock Lake adventure. This two-and-a-half-hour crusie features a dance party and pancake breakfast, a show onboard the boat, and a chance to interact, take photos and high-five with real princesses and pirates! A cruise will set sail each Sunday in July at 11 a.m. 

BRANSON LANDING SUMMER CONCERT SERIES:

The Branson Landing continues its summer concert series and musical performances in July, featuring musicians of all genres. For a full lineup of performers, visit here

TITANIC FLASHLIGHT TOURS:

On July 13, 20 and 27, visitors to the Titanic Museum Attraction can take a gudied flashlight tour of the ship replica at night. You'll be amazed as you watch history come to life! 

32ND INTERNATIONAL NISSAN Z CAR CONVENTION

Branson will host the 32nd International Nissan Z Car Convention, the world's largest Nissan Z car event, July 16-21 at the Branson Convention Center. Japanese dignitaries and designers of models such as the GTR R35, 300ZX and 240Z will be in attendance, along with Nissan Z enthusiasts from all around the world. Visitors must pre-register online to attend. 

MOONLIGHT MADNESS AT SILVER DOLLAR CITY

Make the most of summer as the end of the season draws near with Silver Dollar City's extended hours July 20 through August 4 during Moonlight Madness. You'll be able to take advantage of park rides until 9:30 p.m. or later and see a new show at Echo Hollow each evening followed by a fireworks finale. 

Summer is in full swing this July in Branson. Start planning your trip today! To see more events and activities happening this July in Branson, visit here

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