2018 is coming to an end and it’s time to celebrate new beginnings and a new year! Looking for a fun way to ring in the New Year? Then look no further than Downtown Branson!
Here are a few of the great events going on Monday night, Dec. 31, 2018, in downtown.
Historic Owen Theatre Masquerade Gala
The Branson Regional Arts Council and the Historic Owen Theater are sponsoring a New Year’s Eve masquerade event. The gala and live entertainment begins at 8 p.m. at the historic venue on Commercial Street and continues until midnight. Attendees are treated to
wine, champagne, prizes, party favors and can participate in an auction benefiting the nonprofit. Tickets are required and can be purchased online at BransonArts.org/nye or by calling 417-336-4255.
New Year’s Eve Cruise on Lake Taneycomo
Take a ride in style when aboard this 21-and-up Main Street Lake Cruise. The Landing Princess sets sail on Lake Taneycomo to say goodbye to the old year and bring in the new one. Main Street Lake Cruises will make you a part of the party on their 100-ft yacht.
DJ Valence has been moved from the shore to the yacht for this special events! Each Level has a stocked cash Bar! Enjoy your drink with some of the delicious Hor D’oeuvres and Desserts! Tickets will sell out in advance. Call 417-239-3980 or 877-38-BOATS to reserve a seat.
Rock the Dock New Years Eve Party
From 8 p.m. until 1 a.m., the Rock The Dock New Years Eve Party is taking place at the Paddlewheel, #9 South Boardwalk, on Lake Taneycomo. Complimentary champagne toast and party favors are included. There is no cover charge, but seating is limited. For more information, you can call 417-239-3980.
Hot Hits New Year’s Eve Show
The Hot Hits Theatre in Historic Downtown on Commercial Street is hosting a special Motown Downtown and Temptations Tribute New Year’s Eve show, starting at 7 p.m. More information is available by calling 417-337-7426.
Bowl into the New Year at Andy B’s
Andy B’s at Branson Landing is hosting a New Years Eve Party. No reservations are required, and complimentary party favors are provided. More information is available by calling 417-213-8631.
Clear Lounge New Years Eve Party
Clear Lounge, inside the Hilton Branson Convention Center Hotel, is the site of another New Years Eve party. This event is organized by Clear and the NYE Branson Under the Stars and goes from 8:30 p.m. until 12:30 a.m. inside the hotel’s bar.
The event includes a champagne toast, midnight buffet and music by DJ Leroy. Tickets are limited and are $25 per person. More information is available by calling 417-243-3433.
New Years Karaoke at Waxy O’Shea’s Irish Pub
Waxy O’Shea’s Irish Pub at Branson Landing is hosting Karaoke with DJ Pay on New Year’s Eve from 9 p.m. – 1 a.m. There’s no cover charge, and there will be drink specials and signature Irish food. More information is available by calling 417-348-1759.
New Year’s Eve Trolley Schedule
Like a typical day, the Sparky Trolleys will run on New Year’s Eve until 6 p.m. If you need transportation in downtown after that time, there are a number of transportation companies that are operating on New Year’s Eve.