by: Scott McCaulley
A new part of the Branson Christmas Celebration will officially be launched Wednesday.
The “United We Stand” Christmas Tree located at the Branson Ferris Wheel will be lit for the first time Wednesday evening. The tree will be made up of decorations and garland from the region as well as decorations submitted by other states.
The lighting event begins at 5:30 will feature Mike Patrick and the New South Quartet from Grand Country along with a Jingle Bell Countdown and the Branson Ferris Wheel’s Christmas Electrify Shows. Local Rates will be charged to ride the Branson Ferris Wheel with proceeds to benefit the Branson School District’s Christmas Assistance Program.
More information on the event coordinated by the Branson Christmas Coalition can be found on their website.
More information is also available on the “At Your Service” Podcast interview with Ann McDowell from the Branson Christmas Coalition which can be heard below: