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Posted on: November 17, 2020

Flashlight Candy Cane Hunt December 11

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Santa’s elves have dropped candy canes all over Eiserman Park and the Branson Parks & Recreation Department needs help to pick them all up during its newest holiday event, the Flashlight Candy Cane Hunt on Friday evening, December 11, 2020, at the Bra...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

Registration Now Open for Boys Youth Basketball

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is currently registering for Boys Youth Basketball. Leagues are available for boys in first through eighth grade. The Boys Youth Basketball registration deadline is Monday, December 14, 2020.  &nb...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

Sign up to ‘Adopt-A-Senior’ this Holiday Season

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is encouraging community members to participate in its Adopt-A-Senior program to spread joy to local senior citizens who may not otherwise receive much during the Christmas Season. This program is in coordinat...

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Posted on: November 6, 2020

Senior Citizens Invited to Thanksgiving ‘Drive by for Pie’ Event

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department, in coordination with Senior Age Area on Aging, is offering a Drive by for Pie event for area seniors at the Branson Community Center on Friday, November 20, 2020, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. as a safe and fun way ...

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Posted on: October 27, 2020

Parks & Rec Halloween Events Extended through Saturday

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This week’s inclement weather has created changes to the Branson Parks & Recreation Department’s Halloween Hayride and Haunted Barn schedule that include canceling Tuesday night’s events at the Branson RecPlex and extending the events through Saturday...

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Posted on: October 12, 2020

PeeWee Basketball Registration Now Open

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is currently registering for the popular PeeWee youth basketball program. This introductory basketball program is offered for children who are three and four years old and will focus on teaching basic fundamen...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

Win a Year Membership to Branson’s Dog Park in Arbor Day Contest

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Branson’s Parks & Recreation Department will host an Arbor Day Celebration on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at 4:00 p.m. at the Elmo and Rosalea Marrs Memorial Dog Park, located in Stockstill Park at 645 Stockstill Lane, Branson, Missouri.

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Posted on: September 25, 2020

New Halloween Events Planned at the RecPlex for All Ages

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department will host a Halloween Hayride and a Haunted Barn nightly, beginning Tuesday, October 27, 2020, through Friday, October 30, 2020. Each event costs $5 per person and children under 2 are free.

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Registration Open for Girls and Kindergarten Youth Basketball

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is now registering for Girl’s Youth Basketball and for co-ed Kindergarten basketball.

Click here to register online. The registration deadline is Thursday, October 22, 2020.

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Posted on: August 18, 2020

Registration Now Open for Adult Basketball & Volleyball

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is currently taking registrations for fall Adult Basketball and Adult Volleyball leagues.  Both the basketball and volleyball leagues are designed for teams of all skill levels and offer the opportuni...

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Posted on: August 12, 2020

Doggie Swim Night at Branson AquaPlex September 7

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Bring your furry four-legged friend to the Branson AquaPlex on Monday, September 7, 2020, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. for the annual Doggie Swim night. This end-of-season event offers the perfect opportunity for your dog(s) to play fetch, paddle around in the ...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

Registration Now Open for Youth Fall Soccer

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is currently registering for fall co-ed and PeeWee soccer.

Youth leagues are available for boys and girls who are 5 to 15-years old. Practices begin on September 7, 2020. Teams will practice once a week, with a...

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Posted on: August 6, 2020

‘Set’ Yourself Up for Youth Volleyball at the RecPlex

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Registration is now open for the Branson Parks & Recreation Department’s 2020 Youth Volleyball season, which is available for girls in first through sixth grades.

This league offers a great opportunity to improve team and individual skills an...

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Posted on: July 14, 2020

Registration Now Open for Youth Flag Football

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is currently registering for Youth Flag Football, available for children in Kindergarten through third grades.

This new seven on seven instructional league is designed to introduce youth to the fundamentals of ...

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Posted on: July 14, 2020

Registration Now Open for Adult Softball Leagues

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is currently taking registrations for Adult Softball. Designated leagues are offered on different evenings and designed for different skill levels to offer an opportunity for all interested players.

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Parks & Rec Youth Sports Clinics to Begin on June 15

Parks and Rec Youth Sports Clinics to Begin on June 15

The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for a variety of Youth Sports Clinics offered throughout June and July.

Youth Sports Clinics are designed to assist youth who have completed kindergarten through sixth grade in de...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Branson Parks to Offer “One Day Fun Days” Camps This Summer

Branson Parks to Offer One Day Fun Days This Summer

The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for a variety of themed "One Day Fun Days” camps that will be offered each Wednesday in June and July.

“One Day Fun Days” are designed to provid...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Branson AquaPlex to Open June 2, 2020

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is excited to announce the opening of the Branson AquaPlex on June 2, 2020.  The AquaPlex is a 12,250 sq. ft. aquatic park featuring water slides, play structures, a climbing wall, lap lanes, and a di...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Improve Your Skills Through Tennis and Pickleball Clinics

Improve Your Skills Through Tennis and Pickleball Clinics

The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for Tennis and Pickleball Clinics for the summer of 2020.  Clinics are available for players of all skill levels and will be hosted at Stockstill Park Tennis Courts.

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Posted on: May 5, 2020

Branson Parks, Trails and Recreation Facilities to Reopen May 5

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department will reopen all city parks, trails, and facilities on Tuesday, May 5, 2020.  Please see below for detailed information:

  • The Branson RecPlex will be open to the public with social distancing measures in...
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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Branson Parks & Recreation to Offer Pick-Up and Delivery for At-Risk Population

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department, in coordination with the City of Branson, would like to offer assistance to those in high-risk demographics in need throughout the Branson community during this difficult time as we continue to deal with the ...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Branson Parks to Close Until Further Notice

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Effective immediately, all Branson Parks and Recreation parks and trails will be closed until further notice to assist in preventing the spread of COVID-19.  This difficult decision was made as the City of Branson continues to try to do their par...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

COVID-19 UPDATE: Branson RecPlex to Close Until Further Notice

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department will close the Branson RecPlex at the end of business on Friday, March 20, 2020, until further notice, to assist in the efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19.  The building closure will include al...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Free Community Easter Egg Hunt, April 11, 2020

Free Community Easter Egg Hunt

The Branson Parks & Recreation Department will host the Branson United Methodist Church for the 5th annual Community Easter Egg Hunt on April 11, 2020, at the Branson RecPlex ball field complex.

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

Register Now for Branson Parks & Rec Youth Baseball and Softball

Youth Baseball and Softball

Registration is now open for the Branson Parks & Recreation Department’s youth baseball, softball and Tiny Tot T-Ball.

Youth baseball leagues are available for boys ages 5-12 years old and youth softball leagues are available for girls ages 5...

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

Branson Parks & Rec Hiring for Summer Jobs

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department will host a Job Fair on March 14, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Branson RecPlex, located at 1501 Branson Hills Pkwy, for anyone interested in working on the Parks & Recreation team this summer....

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

Registration Open for School-Age Spring Break Camp

Spring Break Camp 2020

The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for its Spring Break Camp to ensure your children have a safe, fun time while on break from the classroom.

The Spring Break Camp will correspond with the Branson School calendar a...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Register Now for Spring Youth Soccer

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is currently registering for spring co-ed and PeeWee soccer.

Youth leagues are available for boys and girls who are 5-15 years old. Practices begin on March 9, 2020. Teams will practice once a week, with all ga...

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Posted on: January 29, 2020

Annual RecPlex Activity Guide Available Now

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is excited to announce the release of the 2020 Activity Guide which provides information including times, dates and fees for all of the programs and special events offered through the Parks Department, as well...

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Register Now for Adult Co-Ed Trampoline Dodgeball

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is excited to announce a new partnership with Big Air Trampoline Park to offer an Adult Co-Ed Dodgeball Tournament and League.

All games will be played at Big Air Trampoline Park, located at 3300 Gretna Rd., in...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Parks Department to Offer New TreeKeepers Program

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is proud to announce a new program known as TreeKeepers for citizens who are interested in becoming more knowledgeable about urban tree planting and tree care and to help beautify the Branson community.

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Downtown Awberry Restroom Closed for Repairs starting Jan 27

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department will close the Awberry bathroom, a public restroom located at 111 North Commercial St, behind Dick’s 5 & 10, downtown, starting January 27, 2020, for needed sewer upgrades. This project is expect...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Community Center Offers New Exercise Classes for 2020

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is excited to announce a full slate of great exercise classes at the Branson Community Center for the start of 2020, including a brand-new chair yoga class. The Branson Community Center is designed to provide ...

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Posted on: January 10, 2020

Registration Now Open for Mother Son Event

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department will host its second annual Mother Son Event at Big Cedar’s Fun Mountain, located at Devil’s Pool Rd, Ridgedale, Missouri, on Saturday, February 8, 2020. The event is designed to provide an opportunity for mot...

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Posted on: January 10, 2020

Registration Now Open for Father Daughter Dance

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department will host its ninth annual Father Daughter Dance, sponsored by the Fogle Family Foundation, on Saturday, February 8, 2020, from 6:30-9:00 p.m. at the Branson RecPlex, located at 1501 Branson Hills Pkwy, Branso...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Registration Open for School-Age Winter Break Camp

Winter Break Camp

The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for its Winter Break Camp to ensure your children have a safe, fun time while on break from the classroom.

The Winter Break Camp will correspond with Branson Schools calendar and ...

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

New Parks & Rec Youth Cheer Program to Start in January

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The Branson Parks & Recreation Department is currently accepting registrations for a new youth cheerleading program that will begin in early January.

This program is designed to allow girls’ grades 2nd-6th an opportunity to learn cheerleading motions, ...

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