Best of Branson – Activities All Age Groups Will Love!
Nothing screams family vacation more than Branson, Missouri. Young kids, teens, parents and grandparents all love our city for its diverse entertainment options, and so do we! Let us share with you some our top picks to make sure your whole group stays happy and makes lasting memories.
Silver Dollar City — You can’t visit Branson without stopping by this iconic 1880s-style theme park. Silver Dollar City is jam-packed with activities perfectly suited for all ages. With thrilling rides and attractions, live concerts and shows, dozens of shops and restaurants, we can confidently say there is something that everyone will love here!
Talking Rocks Cavern – Just a short drive from Silver Dollar City you’ll find yourself at Branson’s most notable cavern system. Talking Rocks Cavern offers gemstone mining, cave tours, crawl-through mazes, Cave Country Mini-Golf, hiking, and scenic lookout points, making it the perfect place to channel your inner pioneer.
Butterfly Palace and Rainforest Adventure – You’re going to want your camera for this one! Prepare to be amazed while walking through this palace of exotic wonders. From thousands of live tropical butterflies to a Banyan Tree inspired maze, you and your group are bound to have fun exploring and creating unforgettable memories.
Hollywood Wax Museum — All your favorite Hollywood stars and pop culture icons in one set location? Yes, that’s right. Get up close and personal with the stars for fun photo ops with props (you choose the poses!). Walk the red carpet, sing with pop stars, come face-to-face with horror villains, and even put on a wedding dress and marry a star!
Table Rock Lake – Known for its captivating beauty, Branson’s Table Rock Lake is one of our favorite spots to kick back and enjoy the outdoors. Head to the State Park Marina where you will be able to rent all things water related such as water skis and inner tubes! Or settle down and enjoy a sunset cruise around the lake on the Showboat Branson Belle.
Dixie Stampede – Enjoy an exciting night at Dolly Parton’s Stampede Dinner and Show. Start with an exquisite four-course meal, and then get ready to see some crazy mountain ruckus filled with music, live animals and skilled riders that your whole group can enjoy!
Shoot for the Stars — Putt your way to fame as you head towards becoming Hollywood’s newest star at this mini-golf course! Everyone will love the experience of journeying through famous Hollywood landmarks such as Grauman’s Chinese Theater and the Hollywood Bowl while having a little friendly competition.
Fritz’s Adventure – If zip-lining, tunneling, climbing, and sliding while taking a break from the heat seem to spark your fancy, then Fritz’s Adventure is the place to be! This family-fun attraction takes all of nature’s challenging thrills and excitement and brings them into one indoor environment.
Hopefully by now we have you thinking about planning a family trip to our exciting city. Lucky for you our team has some great blogs with tips on traveling in Branson to make your life easier. Check out What to Pack for a Vacation to Branson, MO and Looking for Great Places to Stay in Branson, Missouri for our best traveling recommendations. Looking forward to your visit!