Depart: November 14, 2016
Return: November 17, 2016

Branson Christmas for 2016
presented by Green River Lines/Hansen Tours

November 14-17, 2016
$999 Single     $850 Double pp/dbl     $799 Triple pp/dbl     $775 Quad pp/dbl

Trip Includes:

    Shows: (subject to change)
  • 3 Nights of Lodging
  • 3 Breakfast
  • 1 Continental Breakfast
  • 7 Shows
  • 2 Lunches
  • Tour Escort
  • All Baggage
  • Handling
  • 3 Dinners
  • Deluxe Motor coach
  • Tour of the Christmas Lights
  • Andy Williams Christmas Show
  • Clay Cooper’s Country Christmas Music Show
  • Christmas Wonderland at Kings Castle
  • Oak Ridge Boys
  • Doug Gabriel Christmas Show
  • Hughes Brothers
  • Dixie Stampede
  • Christmas Lights Tour

Day 1:  Nov 14: Monday:  Today is a travel day as we journey to Branson for the 2016 Season of Christmas Shows.  We will be stopping near St Louis at the Cracker Barrel for lunch and rest stops along the way. We will arrive just time to go to an early dinner and showFirst we will check into our hotel that will be our home for the next three nights…. The Branson Towers.  Our rooms have pillow top beds, new furniture and refrigerator and all rooms are non-smoking.  As you enter the three story Grand Lobby you'll see the Grand Staircase, player piano and the Gazebo Hall where they serve a  hot breakfast every morning,  including homemade biscuits & gravy, eggs, sausage, oatmeal, fruit, cereal, bagels, toast, and pastries.  Dinner will be at the Landry’s Restaurant before going to the Andy Williams Christmas Show!!! The “Andy Williams Christmas Show” has always topped the list of holiday favorites, both on television, and on stage in Branson, Missouri. The legacy of this beloved show continues in Branson as the Osmond’s and the Lennon Sisters return to the stage in honor of Andy’s favorite time of year! America’s favorite Christmas show special is part of this live Branson production, including musical variety, dancing, and beautiful sets filled with holiday cheer, all backed up by the incomparable Moon River Orchestra! Wrapped up with a special tribute to Andy, this is one Christmas extravaganza you have to see! BD

Day 2:  Nov 15:  Tuesday:  Breakfast will be served in our hotel before heading out for a fun day of music, humor and the Christmas Spirit.  Our first stop today will be the Clay Cooper’s Country Music Christmas show Clay is one of the hottest and fastest growing shows in Branson with his down home country sound and humor.   Lunch will be at the Uptown Café including great entertainment while we eat.  Christmas Wonderland is one of Branson's largest holiday productions, boasting colorful, candy-striped costumes, exuberant choreography, and the magnificent harmonies of an incredibly talented cast of performers.  The stage will come alive with Santa's workshop in the North Pole, the sparkling streets of Christmas in New York City, familiar scenes from the traditional story of The Nutcracker,and a glittering Winter Wonderland, complete with the highest-kicking chorus girls of the North Pole!  You'll find yourself singing along to your favorite holiday tunes as cast stirs the old classics back to life with uplifting renditions of 'White Christmas,' 'Happy Holidays,' 'I'll Be Home For Christmas,' 'The First Noel,' and many more.  Dinner will be at one Branson’s newest restaurants….Pasghetti’s!!!!!  Our Evening show is a classic!!  The Oakridge Boys!!! The “Oak Ridge Boys” return to Branson, bringing their huge catalog of hit country, pop, and gospel songs! With phenomenal harmonies and an amazing career that’s spanned several decades.  Sit back and enjoy some of your favorite hits from the OakRidge Boys!! BLD

Day 3:  Nov 16:  Wednesday:  Breakfast will be served in our hotel before heading to the Doug Gabriel Show. This is a show filled with a lot of music and laughter from the “little man with the big voice”, and has been voted “Male Vocalist of the Year” for 7 years.  Doug and his family will delight you with their talent and humor. Lunch will be at the Montana Mike’s!!!   You are in for a real treat this afternoon!!  The Hughes Family Christmas Show. Cutting edge family entertainment – The world's largest performing family, five brothers, five wives and 33 children (and counting.) The Hughes Brothers perform everything from today’s Country hits to the Old Western Classics to Broadway and Gospel favorites. They will treat you to a Christmas wonderland filled with the season's best vocal harmonies, exciting dances, inspiring instrumentals, and of course, the enchantment and light-hearted humour that everyone loves about the Hughes Brothers.  Your dinner and show is all in the same place tonight as we visit the Dixie Stampede Christmas Dinner/Show!!!  Dixie Stampede transforms into a holiday celebration including a live Nativity, with three kings atop camels, holiday music, a visit from Santa and a four-course yuletide feast served right where you see the show.   Presenting the bright musical fantasy, “The Magic of Toys”. One Christmas night, the Sugar Plum Fairy appears in a sleepy toyshop and magically brings all the toys to life in a musical celebration. Highlighted by a stunning aerial display and set to the unforgettable music of the Nutcracker.  And don’t forget the amazing tricks the riders and horses also perform.  We will also take a tour of the Christmas lights before returning to the hotel!  BLD

Day 4:  Nov 17:  Thursday:  Breakfast in our hotel before starting this morning.  This is a travel day as we head back north to Illinois but it isn’t over yet as we continue our fun aboard the coach. We are also going to make a stop in Lebanon, MO at the Russell Stover Candy Factory outlet store, a good time to stock up on those “sweet” Christmas gifts. Remembering the good times we had and the new friends we have met…the perfect way to start the Christmas season!!!   Arriving back to our cars in the early evening. B

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