Few things can take a person’s breath away like the picture-perfect countryside of the Ozark Mountains and its surrounding cities—especially Branson, where residents have the ideal balance of a stunning environment, a loving small town-feel in a city, and a lively entertainment scene replete with shows, crafts, rides, and tours of nearby natural wonders nestled amongst the Ozarks. There are so many reasons why Branson is a wonderful place to settle down and plant your roots. Below, we’ve delved into a handful of our top favorite reasons why we love living in Branson, and why you should live here too. Read on to learn more about what this lovely city has in-store for you when you move here!
Branson has four dynamic seasons. Dogwoods bloom all over the Ozarks mountainside in the spring, while fall brings a spectacular display to the backroads of Branson and the Ozark Mountain Highroad of leaves changing their colors. Winters here are also relatively mild for the Midwest.
Table Rock Lake and Lake Taneycomo offer plentiful opportunities for fishing and boating. All around Branson, there are also extensive trails for walking, biking, and hiking, as well as caves and creek beds to explore.
Branson is widely known for being a town connected by its patriotism, with veterans being honored nightly at the shows and at one of the nation’s largest Veterans’ Day parades, as well as museums dedicated to every conflict and war fought by American soldiers. Additionally, the church presence here is very strong, with charities and food-drives being held on a frequent basis. There are also a multitude of Southern Gospel music shows, festivals, and events in Branson.
They don’t call Branson “the Entertainment Capital of the Ozarks” for nothing! There are always shows on The Strip, in just about every genre of music and performance that you can think of. The city also has celebrations that really get everyone into the spirit of the season, such as the incredible decorations and performances showcased around Christmas.
The College of the Ozarks is a unique local college where students work in exchange for their tuition, which is only forty percent of the cost since the other sixty percent comes from donor contributions and gifts, making it an extremely affordable college to attend. The best part: unlike at most colleges, students here graduate without any debt!
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