Branson: Festival of Lights - Alberta Departure
Ready, set, go! Board a WestWorld Tours motor coach from Alberta and we’ll take you on an adventure to Branson and the majestic Ozark Mountains. Be entertained at the Presleys’ Country Jubilee, The Bellamy Brothers, and Clay Cooper’s Country Music Show. There’s so much to see and do at the Silver Dollar City Music Park. Enjoy a riverboat cruise including dinner and a show on the Showboat Branson Belle. Get into the spirit of the season!
November 13-24, 2023: All Coach
November 15-22, 2023: Fly & Coach
8 or 12 Days 1 Country All Breakfasts & Dinners
Day 1 – Alberta to Swift Current, SK
The tour starts in Edmonton then down to Calgary and on to the first night in Swift Current, SK. Pick-ups can be made anywhere along the route.
Day 2 – Swift Current, SK to Bismarck, ND
Crossing the border today and on to Bismarck, the capital city of North Dakota.
Day 3 – Bismarck to Sioux City, IA/Kansas City
Still heading south across the Great Plains. Passengers who are flying will be overnighting in Kansas City, MO.
Day 4 – Sioux City/Kansas City to Branson, MO
Travel into the beautiful Ozark Mountains and your home for the next five nights, Branson. Fly passengers will be picked up at the hotel in Kansas City en route to Branson.
Day 5 – Branson
This morning, take in the Down-Home Country Show. This show is a wonderful country morning show will have you singing and dancing along to all your favorite hits. The show features a mixture of all the best and most spirited genres: Classic Country, Gospel music, and Western Swing all expertly performed in one show. If you’ve ever wanted to hear the legends of country in concert, but never got the chance, this is the show for you. You’ll hear all your favorites performed just the way they were meant to be, with allusions to the country predecessors that made them famous. This afternoon you will see the Texas Tenors Matinee Show. With their unique sound, they have achieved inspiring success. The Texas Tenors are rising stars, so make sure you catch their unique Billboard chart-worthy musical style that incorporates pop, classical, and more. Their amazing work pushes the boundaries of current genres to forge a genre that is all their own. The breathtaking vocals you will experience at the Texas Tenors show create an amazing time in the Ozarks! Closeout the evening with “Queen Esther” at the Sight & Sound Theatre. Set in the opulent yet perilous Persian Empire, Queen Esther is a captivating tale of beauty and bravery. Esther’s ordinary life changed forever when she was taken through the palace doors, entering a new world of royalty and risk. With a crown on her head and a secret in her heart, can she find the courage to trust in God’s plan and believe that she was made for such a time as this? Experience one of the most riveting Bible stories of the Old Testament as it comes to life with magnificent sets, special effects, and live animals in this brand-new, original stage production from Sight & Sound Theatres.
Day 6 – Branson
This morning is free to catch up on some rest, go shopping, or take in an Optional Show. This afternoon, enjoy a fabulous Dinner Cruise on the Showboat Branson Belle. This classic showboat-style activity transports guests to the days of paddleboats along the Mississippi River right on Table Rock Lake. A great Branson dinner cruise allows guests to relax and unwind while enjoying amazing sightseeing opportunities along the sparkling Table Rock Lake. As well as offering panoramic views of picturesque scenery, these cruises also feature energetic entertainment that will impress and delight and delicious meals that will make your mouth water. See The Bellamy Brothers show tonight. They are famous for their work in the country music industry, bringing their masterful vocals and stage chemistry to the Branson stage. With their domination of countless music charts, these celebrated artists are sure to put on an energetic show. Take a fun musical journey with this inspiring concert experience. With an impressive 14 chart-toppers under their belts, you're sure to want to dance and sing along to the hits of the past.
Day 7 – Branson
Your morning is free to relax, shop or take in an Optional Show. The #1 Hits of the 60's Production Matinee Show is a fun and exciting show that takes you through the 60's with hits from genres like the British Invasion, Motown, California Surfin', and the Age of Aquarius. High energy and tons of talent await! Hear the best 60's hits with the greatest hits and your favorite songs from artists such as: Elvis Presley, The Beach Boys, The Supremes, Paul Anka, Buddy Holly, Petula Clark, The Beatles, and more! Guests will also be able to play a fun trivia game and be transported back to the days of their youth with the fun high school dance experience. Of course, audience participation and talented performers makes it truly unique. Tonight’s show will be Clay Cooper’s Country Christmas Music Express Show. This show features talented performers who showcase a variety of musicians who, including bass playing, dancing, country gospel, vocals, showmanship and more, provide an amazing music show experience. A live band and live music on the stage helps to create one of the most unforgettable shows of the year. A troupe of 24 seasoned entertainers brings a high-energy variety show that will have the whole audience tapping their toes, laughing, and singing along to the music. Featured performers include a group of 11 dancers; and Colt and Caden Cooper, Clay's sons, who are beginning to follow in their father's footsteps. Plus, you will not find side splitting comedy and spot-on impersonations with anyone besides the talented comedian Matt Gumm. This show features rock n roll, classic country rock, other live music, as well as joyful music to celebrate the Christmas season. You will easily be able to get into the holiday spirit with this lovely production.
Day 8 – Branson
The last morning in Branson is at leisure to catch up on some rest, go shopping, or take in an Optional Show. This afternoon we will visit the Silver Dollar City Theme Park. The Christmas lights here are world famous, and the food is interesting too! The Christmas tree is a perfect meeting point if you get separated from your companions. Our dinner is scheduled at Silver Dollar City this evening. Our last show will be the Presley’s Country Christmas Jubilee Show. The show features the popular Presley family, a troupe of local musical legends who have performed in the Ozarks for four generations. Combining hilarious comedy and classic country music, Presley's Country Jubilee is a must-see experience! As well as gospel and country music, the show entertains with hilarious comedy! During the show, the star comedians will take you on a journey to enjoy some hilarious and zany antics and funny stories of beloved characters. With clean-cut and family-friendly jokes, this comedic flair is perfect for the entire family.
Day 9 – Branson to Sioux City, IA/Kansas City, MO
As you leave Branson and the Ozarks behind, you are left with many fond memories. Fly passengers will be dropped off at the Kansas City hotel.
Day 10 – Sioux City to Bismarck, ND
After a day’s travelling, stop overnight in Bismarck, ND. This evening, join your tour director and driver for a WestWorld Tours Farewell Dinner and show (you may even find yourself assisting with the entertainment).
Day 11 – Bismark, ND to Swift Current, SK
After a duty-free stop and border crossing, we are back to familiar scenery on the way to Swift Current for the last night.
Day 12 – Swift Current, SK to Alberta
This is the last day of your tour, saying farewell to newfound friends made along the way.
All Coach Tour
Fly & Coach Tour
All prices per person and include taxes and fees. All prices are in CAD.
November 13-24, 2023: All Coach
November 15-22, 2023: Fly & Coach
Not included in price:
- Roundtrip Airfare (Fly & Coach Tour)
- Gratuities for Tour Director and Driver
- Meals and activities not specified in the itinerary
- Any personal expenses
- Travel Insurance
- Pre or post tour arrangements