Most people agree, that the holiday season is magical. And Branson really goes above and beyond! Christmas in Branson starts immediately after Halloween {and in some locations slightly before}. You could say we’re a little over zealous and we love it! Branson puts on a terrific Christmas show for the whole family. Below are a few places you don’t want to miss if you are coming to Branson in November or December. Trust us- the whole family will love it!

Here are the best places to see Christmas lights in Branson:

  • Shepherd of the Hill’s Trail of Lights: Rated one of the Travel Channels top five drive-through Christmas displays, the Trail of Lights is a Branson classic. A beautiful display comes complete with a 230 ft Christmas tree. $32.99/per car.


  • Branson’s Gift of Lights: Off of Shepherd of the Hills Expressway is a stunning 1.2 mile drive through light show. Over a million LED lights! $20/car.


  • Ozark Mountain Christmas Lights and Village: This is a light show not easily forgotten! Drive through the Magic Mile, ride on the Noth Pole Express, sip on hot chocolate, take a selfie with Santa, or check out the life sized nativity. $20/vehicle.


  • Silver Dollar City: We truly saved the best for last here. Branson’s premier attraction certainly sets a high standard for all other Christmas displays. 5 million lights, a thousand trees, including one 5 story Christmas tree, parades, carolers, a Broadway-style shows. Be sure to visit SDC during this holiday season!