December 4-10, 2020 - Don't Miss This Exceptional Value!
Raise the curtain on an extraordinary destination in the show town of Branson Missouri – a city that glitters with excitement all year round. Experience some of the best live music shows. “It’s Christmas in Branson”, from the lights to the shows, a place like no other.
INCLUDED TOUR FEATURES
- Deluxe Motorcoach Transportation
- Luggage Handling
- Quality Accommodations
- 10 Meals: 7 Breakfasts, 3 Dinners
- 4 Top Rated Christmas Themed Live Music Shows
Clay Cooper’s Country
Dublin’s Irish Tenors/Celtic Ladies
- Historic Old Branson and Branson Landing
- Scenic Drive of Table Rock Lake
- Guided Tour College of the Ozarks
- Branson Christmas Lights of Joy
- Shopping Opportunities
- Osceola Cheese Company
- Amish Trading Post
- Patee House Museum & Jesse James Home
- Terry Redlin Art Center
- Services of an Embassy Tour Director, Professional Driver
COST: $1299 Double, $1699 Single
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DAY 1 Winnipeg To Minneapolis, MNYour Christmas musical adventure begins, as you are welcomed aboard by your Embassy Tour Director. We travel south with stops at Emerson Duty Free and West Acres Mall in Fargo. Soon the Minneapolis skyline appears with our first overnight.
DAY 2 Minneapolis To St. Joseph, MOAfter breakfast, we head south through the Midwest state of Iowa nicknamed the “Hawkeye” state and into Missouri. Our day ends with a visit to the PATEE MUSEUM & JESEE JAMES HOME.
DAY 3 St. Joseph To Branson, MOOur journey continues today, sit back, relax and enjoy the rolling hills, winding rivers and lakes as we enter the beautiful Ozark Mountains. We make a stop at OSECOLA CHEESE COMPANY & AMISH TRADING POST where time will be given to browse through their stores. We arrive in Branson with time to freshen up before heading out for an included dinner and our first live performance CLAY COOPER’S COUNTRY CHRISTMAS.This high energy show is filled with singing, dancing and comedy with 24 entertainers on stage, great visual effects, and a variety of music. Clay’s show will feature old and new country, rock, current hits, gospel, and patriotic! The first half features highlights from his regular season show, and the second half is all Christmas!
DAY 4 Branson AreaThis morning we acquaint ourselves with Branson first by exploring OLD BRANSON, the original town with “Dick’s Five & Dime” store and BRANSON LANDING featuring specialty shops, dining and entertainment located on the waterfront of beautiful Lake Taneycomo. We stop at the COLLEGE OF THE OZARKS one of the most unusual little liberal arts colleges in the country. It was founded in 1906, and charges its students no tuition. Every full-time student works at a campus job to help defray his or her expenses. Guided by a student of the college we will visit the Williams Memorial Chapel, Greenhouses, Mill, and the Fruitcake and Jelly Kitchen.This evening we enjoy another included dinner and our second live performance, CHRISTMAS WONDERLAND. No yuletide trip to Branson would be complete without seeing the largest holiday production. A sparkling cast of singers and dancers takes you on an unforgettable and magical sleigh ride to a grand Christmas extravaganza. Ring in the spirit of the Christmas season with a show filled with high-energy dance, elaborate costumes, beautiful scenery, and the highest kicking chorus girls this side of the North Pole!
DAY 5 Branson AreaThis morning we are in for a real treat as we take in DUBLIN’S IRISH TENORS & CELTIC LADIES CHRISTMAS show. Direct from Dublin, Ireland with their wonderful harmonies and lilting melodies, this hugely talented group of Ireland's finest entertainers will have you listening in amazement as they perform mix of traditional Irish Classics, Opera, Pop, and Jazz. Guaranteed to strike a chord in the hearts of those who see them in concert, this show is filled with infectious fun and pure magic, which is why it has become one of Branson's most popular shows. Free afternoon to enjoy a show on your own, shop, check out local museums of just relax. We meet up again for another delicious included dinner followed by THE HAYGOODS CHRISTMAS show.This family’s recipe for success is raw talent with incredibly tight harmonies, innovative, energetic choreography and amazing performances on over 20 different instruments! With 6 melodic sibling voices and effervescent energy all combined with a passion for putting on a top-notch show, it’s so evident that they love what they do! Their Christmas show is beautiful. The song selection is good, from fun songs like the rollicking Run Run Rudolph to classics like The First Noel. The first half of the show is the “best of” their regular season show. We end our stay in Branson with LIGHTS OF JOY. Branson Lights of Joy is Branson’s premiere drive-through all-LED Christmas Light display. See some of your favorite displays, such as the 12 Days of Christmas, Noah and the Ark, or the Christmas Tree Forest as well as new patriotic displays and the North Pole Village.
DAY 6 Branson To Larchwood, IAWe bid farewell to our Branson friends and start our return home. Our overnight will be at the Grand Falls Casino Resort. You may want to try your luck in the casino, enjoy the pool & hot tub or just relax.
DAY 7 Larchwood To WinnipegAs we travel back to Winnipeg, we recall the incredible shows we experienced and the fabulous Branson hospitality! En route we visit the TERRY REDLIN ART CENTER in Watertown. Here you will have the opportunity to view and purchase the work of one of America’s most famous western artists.
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