Veterans Homecoming Week

From November 5-11 each year, Branson hosts Veterans Homecoming Week, an annual celebration to revere and remember the brave men and women who served our nation.

Branson is known as one of the most veteran-friendly, patriotic cities in America. Although Branson honors Veterans every day of the year, Veterans Homecoming Week is a special annual event for servicemembers and their families.

Veterans Homecoming Week will host many different occasions for veterans and their families to be part of including mini reunions, memorials, a military ball and the Veteran’s Day Parade.

VETERANS HOMECOMING WEEK EVENTS:

NOV. 3

Sporting Clays Shoot at Ozark Shooter Sports Complex, starting at 8:30 a.m.

NOV. 4

Barbara Fairchild's 'Tribute to Veterans', starting at 10 a.m.

NOV. 5

Veterans Week Opening Ceremony, starting at 11 a.m.

Vet for Vets Celebration at The Mansion Theatre, starting at 1 p.m. No tickets required.

WWII Mini Reunion at the Jim Stafford Theatre, starting at 1 p.m.

Four-Star Country Boy at College of the Ozarks, starting at 2 p.m.

Shindigs Welcome Home Show at the Jim Stafford Theatre, starting at 3 p.m.

NOV. 6

POW | MIA Service of Remembrance at Welk Resort, starting at 8 a.m.

Branson IMAX Military Film Festival, showing "Girl Who Wore Freedom," starting at 8:30 a.m. 

WWII Veterans honored at Veterans Village Day Room, starting at 9 a.m.

NOV. 7

Sandbox Party at Mel's Hardluck Diner, starting at 8:30 a.m. Breakfast is free for all veterans who served in the "Sandbox"!

Branson IMAX Military Film Festival, showing "Scramble the Seawolves," starting at 8:30 a.m.

Navy Memorial Service at Westgate Branson Woods, starting at 9:00 a.m.

Homefront Heroes/Spouses' Luncheon, starting at 12:00 noon

Four-Star Country Boy at College of the Ozarks, starting at 7 p.m.

NOV. 8

Branson IMAX Military Film Festival, showing "Girl Who Wore Freedom," starting at 8:30 a.m.

Korean Veterans Day of Honor at the Veterans Village at Ballparks of America, starting at 9 a.m.

Medics, Nurses, and Combat Vets mini reunion at Westgate Branson Woods, starting at 2 p.m.

NOV. 9

Branson IMAX Military Film Festival, showing "Chosin," starting at 8:30 a.m.

Walmart Tribute and Luncheon, starting at 8:30 a.m.

Rose Petal Ceremony and Luncheon at the Branson Clarion, starting at noon. Guests are encouraged to RSVP.

Korean War Mini Reunion at Stone Castle Inn, starting at 2 p.m.

Four-Star Country Boy at College of the Ozarks, starting at 3 p.m.

Veterans and Military Coalition of the Ozarks Raffle Event at Rib Crib, starting at 6 p.m.

NOV. 10

Vietnam Veterans Tribute Show, no tickets required, starting at 10 a.m.

4th Infantry Division Hospitality Room at the Savannah House, available from 2-6 p.m

Four-Star Country Boy at College of the Ozarks, starting at 3 p.m. 

22nd Annual Military Gala & Banquet at Chateau on the Lake, starting at 5 p.m.

NOV. 11

Veterans Sunrise Service at College of the Ozarks, starting at 7 a.m.

Missouri Vietnam Veterans Memorial Reading of Names at College of the Ozarks, starting at 8 a.m.

Veterans Day Parade, annual Veterans Day Parade at Downtown Branson, starting at 11 a.m.

NOV. 12

Tree Dedication at Patriots Park, starting at 11 a.m.

Four-Star Country Boy at College of the Ozarks, starting at 2 p.m. 

Nov. 5-10

Veterans Village at Ballparks of America, building two

Mess Hall Lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. daily, free for Veterans, $6 for guests

Day Room, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily

Vendors Village, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily

Click here for further information on the 2019 Veterans Homecoming Week.

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