Dolly Parton Stampede Christmas Show: 2023 Branson Guide

Grab your Santa hat and head to the Branson strip! Dolly Parton Stampede is bringing a whole new awesome meaning to Yuletide adventures, so saddle up for one epic celebration!

Filled with beautiful Christmas storytelling, family traditions, seasonal cuisines, and joyous fun, the Dolly Parton Christmas Stampede Branson celebration will touch your heart and soul.

Treat your senses to breathtaking costumes, old fashion holiday decorations, and familiar lively music. Then, pick your side as the Elves of the North and South Pole battle in a friendly way while serving up delicious festive treats. Of course, no real holiday experience would be complete without the big man in the red himself.

Follow along to discover the nostalgic holiday fun at the Dolly Parton Stampede Christmas Show.

Dolly Parton Christmas Stampede Tickets

Ticket prices depend on seat selections.

Adult (10 and older): $69.99 to $83.99
Children (Ages 3 to 9): $34.99 to $39.99
Children (2 years and younger): FREE

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From extreme stunts to a four-course, the Dolly Parton Stampede Christmas show Branson is not horsing around when it comes to impressing guests.

Make sure to enjoy their incredible production and attractions while in Branson, MO. To save more moolah, be sure to bundle your tickets with these other area attractions from Tripster:

Christmas Stampede Dinner Attractions

Spectacular Live Nativity!

Feels like you’re in ancient Bethlehem and witness how Dolly Parton brings the season to life.  Experience this year’s live nativity scenes, featuring three kings, stunning angels, real-life camels, Santa Claus himself, and a heartwarming soundtrack.

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The show beautifully reminds us of the true meaning of Christmas and shares a message of hope and salvation. Expect a dramatic play complete with glowing lights, poinsettias, and intricate costumes.

Note: Cameras, flash photography, and recording devices are not allowed.

Four-Course Feast

Revel in the holiday entertainment while devouring the park’s famous four-course meal at Christmas at Dolly Parton’s Stampede. Once seated in the 35,000 square foot Stampede arena, relish in those tasty meals that beat all the other seasonal food and drinks.

Four-Course Meal Includes:

  • The Dolly Parton s Stampede Creamy Vegetable Soup
  • Scrumptious Tender Whole Rotisserie Chicken
  • Tasty Homemade Biscuit
  • Delectable Hickory Smoked Barbecued Pork Loin
  • Buttery Corn on the Cob
  • Delicious Herb Basted Potato
  • The Stampede’s Original Dessert
  • Unlimited Coca-Cola®, coffee or tea

Vegetarian and Gluten Free guests don’t need to worry as the park offers scrumptious food that meets dietary requirements. Just make sure to notify them ahead of time if you wish to receive a vegetarian meal.

Four-Course Vegetarian Feast Includes:

  • Dolly Parton’s Creamy Vegetable Soup (Made with chicken broth)
  • Roasted Veggies with Multigrain Rice and Quinoa
  • Homemade Biscuit
  • Buttery Corn on the Cob
  • Hot Flaky Apple Turnover
  • Herb Basted Potato
  • Unlimited Coca-Cola®, tea or coffee

Gluten-Free Feast Includes:

  • Steamed Vegetable Mix with Broccoli, Cauliflower & Carrots
  • Gluten-Free Roll
  • Tender Whole Rotisserie Chicken
  • Herb Basted Potato
  • Hickory Smoked Barbecued Pork Loin
  • Buttery Corn on the Cob
  • Snickerdoodle Cookie
  • Unlimited Coca-Cola®, coffee or tea

Branson’s World-Famous Horse Walk

Get up close and personal with the four-legged stars of the Christmas shows! Wander through the fantastic Horse Walk and bond with 32 magnificent horses. Don’t be shy to ask the guides if you can take photos with the horses. Just don’t forget to not take pictures with the flash on as you don’t want to disturb these majestic creatures.

Dolly Parton Christmas Stampede Date

The show begins on October 26, 2023.

Dolly Parton Stampede Venue

Located at 1525 West Hwy 76 Branson, MO.

Experience Dolly Parton Christmas Stampede

Ever watched 32 beautiful horses and a cast of top notch artists in a thrilling performance while eating a delicious four-course meal? How about seeing a touching live nativity play joined by real camels? These are just a few things you can only experience at Dolly Parton Christmas Stampede! So, hold your horses and prepare for all the joyful surprises this season at Branson’s beloved park.

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Root for your favorite while watching the friendly competition of the Elves of the North and South Pole, witness unbelievable horse-riding tricks and choreography, and cheer as Jolly Ole St Nick appears in a sleigh. Then, treat your appetite while in a 35,000-square-foot arena – an undeniably fun place to eat. Expect to hear a lof of “The food was great” comments while seated.

Plus, watch out for fun surprises like pig races and carriage races.

Book your tickets now and celebrate the holidays with some singing, grooving, and trick riding at an adorned full-scale arena!

You can catch the holiday celebration in Pigeon Forge, TN as well.


Start Date:

October 6, 2023 @ 8:00 am CDT

End Date:

December 31, 2023 @ 5:00 pm CST



Dolly Parton's Stampede Branson

1525 W 76 Country Blvd
Branson, MO 65616 United States


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