May in Branson means it’s time for the legendary Bluegrass & BBQ Festival, which runs from May 13-31, 2021, at Silver Dollar City. The Bluegrass & BBQ Festival, featuring talented bluegrass musicians and top-notch barbecue, brings some of the brightest names in Bluegrass music to the stage right here in Branson, and guests can enjoy the music along with some of the best barbecue in the country. Be sure to come hungry!
The Bluegrass & BBQ Festival has lots to offer Branson guests of all ages- even aspiring Bluegrass musicians will want to make a trip to Branson this spring. The Youth in Bluegrass Band Contest gives young musicians the chance to compete on a national stage for cash and prizes. This year’s Bluegrass Band Contest is at Silver Dollar City on May 28 & 29. Find out more information here.
If you’re stopping by the festival to catch some of the nation’s up and coming bluegrass stars, you’ll be blown away by the lineup. Performers include the Larry Stephenson Band, Route 3, Stringed Union, Southern Raised, Simple Gifts, The Gibson Brothers and so many more fantastic acts. Find the full lineup here.
If you’re coming to the festival for mouth-watering barbecue, you are sure to leave satisfied! You’ll be able to sample some of the best barbecue flavors from around the country. Whether you enjoy Memphis-style dry ribs or smoky Texas-style BBQ, you can’t go wrong with any of the food offered at this festival. Some of the items you’ll be able to enjoy at the festival include beef brisket, pulled pork, smoked chicken, BBQ potatoes, Mason jar desserts and much more.
Don’t skip out on all the fun that Silver Dollar City offers when you’re enjoying your Branson getaway! Adventure through Marvel Cave, seek thrills on rollercoasters such as the Powder Keg and Wild Fire or make a splash on the all-new Mystic River Falls, featuring the tallest drop in the Western Hemisphere! With more than 40 rides and attractions, Silver Dollar City is fun for all ages. Get more information on prices, hours and any other information you may need to plan a visit to Silver Dollar City here.
If you are looking for more to see and do in Branson, check out the complete America’s Best Campground Guest Guide here! If you need a place to stay after a long night of fun, we’re open! RV’s, cabins, or tents – we can accommodate everyone! Call 800-671-4399 to reserve your visit or book online. Be sure to like our Facebook page for updates, photos and information.