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Christmas Shopping Close to the Branson Lakeside RV Park

Christmas shopping Branson, MissouriThousands of people will head to Branson Missouri to do a little Christmas shopping and catch a live show or two during this holiday season.  The Branson Lakeside RV Park is located in the heart of Historic Downtown Branson…which happens to be a great place to Christmas shop in Branson.

In the Downtown Branson area you will find unique stores like the Burlington Annex and Dick’s 5 & 10.  Stores like these line the sidewalks through this part of Branson.  You can find everything from handmade to hard to find items.  Plus, the tree lined streets will make you want stroll from store to store in a relaxed, nostalgic setting.

Dicks 5 & 10 Downtown BransonThe Branson Lakeside RV Park is only feet from the shopping of Downtown.  You can leave your RV parked and catch the downtown trolley to the shopping area.  You will find live shows, restaurants and did we mention great shopping all in one convenient area.  And just in case you have someone with you who might not want to spend their day shopping, the Branson Lakeside RV Park is located along the banks of Lake Taneycomo, home to world-class fishing!

Call us today at 417-334-2915 to book the perfect RV site for Christmas shopping in Branson, Missouri!

The Branson Lakesdie RV Park offers fall colors and Christmas fun in Branson, Missouri!

Budget Travel has name Branson Missouri one of its top 12 destinations to see fall foliage. There is no better way to see Branson’s brightest fall show, the turning leave than from the bank of Lake Taneycomo while stay at Branson Lakeside RV Park. The weather is cooling down and the leaves are slowly starting to change. If you want to track the fall colors in Branson check out this Fall Color Meter.

At the Branson Lakeside RV Park in Branson Missouri we can accommodate all size rigs from travel trailers to large motorhome and buses. After you get settles into the park, you can grab a cup of coffee and head down to the lake for breath taking views or, there are many different opportunities to take in the beautiful views for Branson, Missouri hill sides.

Fall activity in Branson, MOWe suggest an adventure on Ride the Ducks, a land and lake sightseeing tour that will take you to the top of a mountain to view the beauty of the Ozark Hills then splash you down into Table Rock Lake to see the beautiful trees from the water. Not to mention the entertaining ride in between by your Duck captain, who knows the ins and outs and the history of Branson. Looking for a leisurely stroll through the woods? Branson has many parks that offer walking trails through the woods or along Lake Taneycomo lake front. If you are a little more adventurous check out Branson Zipline Canopy Tours at Wolfcreek Preserve. You can zip line right through the splendor of the Ozark Mountains with a bird’s eye view of the fall colors.

Don’t forget to see the Christmas Shows. Branson entertainers have been working hard for months rehearsing Christmas Songs. Sight and Sound Theatre will feature “The Miracle of Christmas” a story of the birth of Christ. You will be whisked away back in time and witness the greatest birth in history. Be surrounded by the bustling village of Bethlehem as camels, horses, donkeys and villagers pass by. Be transported to the hillside where legions of angels descend upon the shepherds to proclaim, “The Savior is born!” The Starlite Theater will be featuring “The Toy Shoppe.” The Toy Shoppe musical was co-written by Branson entertainer Kenny Rogers. The musical is based around character Hank Longley played by country star Billy Dean.  Longley’s Toy Shoppe has been filled with magic, wonders and miracles for nearly 100 years. It’s a place where toys come to life and children gather to hear owner Hank Longley tell stories, of love, faith and appreciation for the value of every individual. The story is full of old-fashioned values and is great entertainment for the entire family. The original music from the production, featuring 11 songs co-written by Kenny Rogers as well as several holiday classics is available on Dreamcatcher Records.

Branson Missouri Christmas Lights When the sun sets in Branson, you can see over 1 mile of Christmas displays at the Branson Area Festival of Lights drive thru light display produced by North Pole Productions.  For over 20 year the Branson lakes Area Chamber of Commerce has sponsored the event. The magical one-mile drive along a path illuminated with more than 175 displays. Conveniently located off Shepherd of the Hills Expressway and Roark Valley Road, this one-of-a-kind family experience promises to be spectacular. Another must see is the lights and Christmas train at the Branson Landing. Children and adults alike can ride the Toy Shoppe Express, a Christmas Train that travels around the Christmas tree and Santa’s House at The Branson Landing.

Call the Branson Lakeside RV Park at 417-334-2915 today to make your reservation for a Branson getaway!

Visit Downtown Branson while at the Branson Lakeside RV Park

IMG_0060The Branson Lakeside RV Park is located in Historic Downtown Branson. This area is home to some of Branson’s oldest buildings filled with great history! The Downtown area is also home to unique shops, many of them still “mom and pop” owned.

dicks510One shop you don’t want to miss when visiting the Downtown area is Dick’s 5 & 10. This quintessential Americana five and dime store is truly home to everything. Here you will find great souvenir items and you may even find that item you’ve been looking for back home!

If you work up an appetite will wondering Branson’s Downtown, you will find several great restaurants. One we recommend is the Farm House. Its delicious home cooking and make sure you leave room for some Blackberry Cobbler.

There is a convenient trolley that runs throughout the Downtown area to help you get around. The closest trolley stop to the Branson Lakeside RV Park is at stop #7 near the Bass Pro Store at the Branson Landing. The Branson Lakeside RV Park is located adjacent to Branson Landing, so it’s just a short distance to catch the trolley!

Camping in the Heart of Branson, Missouri

Pics 311(1)Did you know that there is a campground located in the heart of Branson close to all the hustle and bustle, yet nestled quietly off the beaten path? The Branson Lakeside RV Park is just the place for the Branson visitor who prefers to travel with their own luxury hotel room!

The Branson Lakeside RV Park is located within walking distance of Historic Downtown Branson and the $420 Million Dollar Branson Landing waterfront development filled with restaurants, entertainment, and shopping. Rather ride then walk? The Branson Landing has a complimentary shuttle that will pick you up at the RV Park and drop you off at the landing. Once you have explored the landing, hop on the Downtown Trolley “Sparkey” and explore the shops of Historic Downtown Branson or visit the historic train depot where it all began way back when. The shuttle has six stops throughout Downtown. It’s a great way to navigate the hills and traffic.

We are also a short drive from the famous Hwy 76 County Music Boulevard that hosts 50 theaters with over 100 shows and attractions for everyone.

Campground Pics 002If you prefer to avoid the hustle and bustle of Branson you don’t even have to leave the RV Park. Want to do some trout fishing? Visit our onsite marina Scotty’s Trout Dock. Forgot you boat and your gear? The helpful folks at Scotty’s can rent you the boat, rods, reels and sell you the bait. Want to skip the boat? The RV Park has a fishing dock where you can walk right down to the water and cast a line! If you did bring your own boat there is a ramp available to launch and explore the splendor of Lake Taneycomo!

Campground Pics 019If fishing is not your thing, you can lounge around the park enjoying the large shady area on a hot summer Branson day! Take advantage of our free cable television hook ups and WIFI. We know the avid RV travelers love to travel with their furry 4 legged friends. Even Fido can enjoy our off leash dog park. We love your furry four legged friends and welcome them with open arms and laps!

Whether you have a pull behind travel trailer, fifth wheel, or a Class A Big Rig we have the pull through site to accommodate your set up. Our sites have 30 or 50 amp services with all the amenities of home like sewer and water hook ups.

Don’t take our word for it here is what Connie M. had to say about their recent stay:
“I love this RV Park and its location, its right next to Branson Landing and on Lake Taneycomo. Great for trout fishing or shopping. The personnel there are all friendly and helpful; always make us feel welcome there. Fairly flat ground makes it easier to drive an RV thru to park, big rig friendly. Love their dog park and refurbished showers.”