Barrington Hotel

Branson Events

Wednesday, Jul. 30: Free Movie Wednesday - Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2

  "Free Movie Wednesdays" are returning to the Elite Cinema III in Branson - every Wednesday throughout the entire month of July! Everyone is invited to come by for a little free summer fun each Wednesday morning, starting at 9:30am at the Elite Cinema III inside Branson IMAX Entertainment Complex. Tickets for "Free Movie Wednesdays" are issued in person each Wednesday morning, starting at 8:30 a.m. at the IMAX Complex box office on a first come, first served basis. Tickets are available for all ages, but seats are limited, so be sure to get in line early!

Aug 1 - Aug 3: 26th Fiddle Festival & Mid-America Fiddlers Championship

The 26th Branson Fiddle Festival will feature food, demonstrations, strolling entertainers, workshops, and sidewalk sales. Nationally known judges have the tough job of deciding who will win $5,000 in cash prizes.  The Fiddling competition will be in the Historic Owen Theatre on Commercial Street in Historic Downtown. The contest is Saturday, Aug. 2, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.  Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. Saturday.  There is NO entry fee to contestants. Pre-registration is greatly appreciated. Fiddle contestants will receive reimbursement of festival admission at time of their registration into the competition. Tickets for ages 13 and up are $8.  Tickets for children are $4. Lap children 3 and younger get in free. Workshops will be in a private conference room Friday, Aug. 1. Pre-registration for workshops is strongly suggested. Contact Junior Marriott for more information about instructors and workshop schedules: 417-683-2777 or Workshop tuition is $25 each. Remember to mark your calendars for the 26th Annual Downtown Branson Fiddle Festival and Mid-America Fiddler’s Championship!

Friday, Aug. 1: The Mark Chapman Band Live in Concert at Branson Landing

Back by popular demand…The Mark Chapman Band (MCB) is a regional favorite based out of Springfield, MO - labeled by the Media as a Modern Country, Alt-Rock and Red Dirt Band and… they are coming to the Branson Landing! Don’t miss Mark’s performance of "Where Would You Go (If You Couldn't Go Home)?" – a song written for his neighbors in Joplin, MO after the devastating tornado in May, 2011. Download this song today and 100% of the profits will go to the American Red Cross, victims memorial funds, and other charities dedicated to rebuilding Joplin, Mo. Available now on iTunes.

Aug 1 - Aug 3: Missouri State Tax-Free Holiday Sale

Visit Tanger Outlets for back-to-school items during Missouri State Tax Free Holiday Sale Friday, August 1 through Sunday, August 3. Plus, shop our extended operating hours Friday & Saturday 8am - 10pm and Sunday 9am - 7pm.  Certain back-to-school purchases, such as clothing, school supplies, computers, and other items as defined by the statute, are exempt from state sales tax (4.225%) for this time period only. For more information for Missouri Back to School Sales Tax Holiday go to: Local and County sales tax will still apply. 

Aug 6 - Aug 9: Shepherd Super Summer Cruise

The Super Summer Cruise is the premier car event in Branson, Missouri held annually during August. It features the Show'n'Shine with over 500 cars and trucks on display at The Shepherd of the Hills Historic Homestead. Don't miss this fantastic weekend of fun! 

Saturday, Aug. 9: Etiquette Class at College of the Ozarks

Children between the ages of 8-14 years old will learn basic etiquette such as: table manners, table setting, introduction and proper handshake, proper dress, proper posture, etc. This is a great learning experience for children to develop themselves into fine young men and women. The cost is $20 per student, which includes lunch and a completion certificate.

Friday, Aug. 15: Wonderland Live In Concert at Branson Landing

Back By Popular Demand…Wonderland is one of Kansas City's newest and freshest premier dance rock bands on the scene and this high-energy, five piece band will take the Branson Landing stage and perform music from the 70’s to today! Join us for an unforgettable evening of great music by some of Kansas City’s most seasoned performers and take a trip down memory lane, as they perform all of those great hits from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s, plus, new hits from today! Concert begins at 8pm – so join us for an unforgettable evening of music in front of the Branson Landing Fountains!

Friday, Aug. 15: Backlit Live In Concert At Branson Landing

Back By Popular Demand…BACKLIT is a Middle, Tennessee based cover band that started in 2009 with the sole purpose of doing what the members, Jason, Mike, Russ, and Steve were born to music with infectious melodies and rockin’ rhythms! BACKLIT is a Top 40 Rock/Alternative Cover Band with musical influences from Stevie Wonder, Led Zeppelin, The Beatles, and Eddie Van Halen to newer artists Kings Of Leon, Maroon 5 and Muse. BACKLIT is sure to play all of your favorites and leave you wanting more!

Friday, Aug. 15: End of Summer Block Party

Free concert featuring Prince Ivan and dancing.

Saturday, Aug. 16: Farm to Fork

Join us for an educational opportunity rarely offered, a day of farm-to-table cooking with award-winning Executive Chef Robert Stricklin. The cost is $89 ++ (service charge and tax) per person and includes a Welcome Reception, garden tour, cooking school and Nature’s Harvest Lunch. Seating is limited, call now to reserve your space.