Ozark Folk Center and Branson


Take a journey with us to Mountain View, Arkansas to the Ozark Folk Center where we’ll enjoy delicious home-style food, craft demonstrations, exciting entertainment and the living caverns of Blanchard Springs.


October 18-21, 2018


Double: $890/person

Single: $1,080/person


  • 8 Meals
  • Ozark Folk Center State Park
  • Ozark Folk Center Music Theater
  • Craft Village
  • Blanchard Springs Cavern
  • Branson
  • Presleys’ Country Jubilee
  • Moderate Physical Activity


Day 1

We head south today to Mountain View, Arkansas, where we check into the Dry Creek Lodge on the grounds of the Ozark Folk Center, our home for two nights. Enjoy a delicious home-style dinner at the Skillet Restaurant before this evening’s entertainment at the Ozark Folk Center Music Theater.

Included Meal: Dinner

Day 2

Today you may stroll at your leisure through the craft village with demonstrations of basketry, blacksmithing, candle making, doll making, broom making, leather craft, woodworking, pottery, quilting, printing, spinning, stained glass, copper colorists and more. Lunch is included at the Skillet Restaurant. This afternoon, a shuttle will run to downtown Mountain View to visit the quaint shops. Dinner tonight will be at a wonderful location along the White River. Following dinner, we’ll delight in wholesome down-home entertainment at one of the local music shows.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3

Following a hearty breakfast, we depart this beautiful mountain town for Blanchard Springs Cavern. These living caverns offer a quarter-mile of paved, lighted and guided trails (no steps) through stunning formations, water-carved passages, an underground river and huge rooms. After a picnic lunch, we continue to Branson. We check into the Grand Country Inn and have dinner before departing for Presleys’ Country Jubilee, Branson’s original show. Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4

After some time this morning for shopping, we return home.

Included Meal: Breakfast

Departing From: Decatur, Springfield, Litchfield, Pontoon Beach, South County/Marion, Mt. Vernon, Nashville, Fairview Heights, Cape Girardeau, Evansville