Monday, January 21, 2013

Stone Hill Winery

Stone Hill Winery - BransonDid you know Missouri is one of the top wine-producing states in the nation?

Although many people think of Hermann when Missouri wines are mentioned, the state boasts nearly 100 wineries and vineyards in seven wine regions throughout the state, including the Ozark Mountain Region around Branson Missouri.

Established in 1847, Stone Hill Winery is Missouri's oldest and most awarded winery, producing world-class vintages at locations in Branson and New Florence Missouri as well as Hermann
Tasting room at Stone Hill Winery in Branson
Tasting room at Stone Hill Winery

Since their opening in 1986, Stone Hill Branson has become a popular destination for area visitors and residents. Although the soil in the Branson area is not conducive to growing grapes, the location does much of the aging and bottling for Stone Hill Winery, particularly the maturing process of sherry and bottling Stone Hill's Spumante wines.  The 12,000 sq ft facilities offers free tours and tastings, wine and wine accessories, and wine-related specialty items. For a one-of-a-kind gift or commemorative for special occasions, check out Stone Hill's custom laser-etching capabilities.

Located at 601 State Hwy 165 in Branson, Stone Hill Winery is just two blocks south of Hwy 76 and at the intersection of Hwy 165 and Green Mountain Drive (also known as "the yellow route" on area maps). 

For more information on Missouri wineries, visit Missouri Wine Country.

Submitted by Janet Miller, Managing Innkeeper at Cameron's Crag Bed and Breakfast. 

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Hot Winter Fun Big Show in Branson

It's time for Branson's Hot Winter Fun Big Show, 7:00 pm, February 4, 2013, at Dick Clark's American Bandstand Theater. 

HotWinterFunlogoVisitors and area residents alike have made this annual event a tradition where they enjoy some of their favorite performers and see some of the new acts for the upcoming season in one jam-packed evening of entertainment. Shows in this year's Big Show include Baldknobbers JamboreeClay Cooper's Country ExpressGrand Jubilee“it” from the Hughes Brothers Theatre, Hank Williams RevisitedLegends In Concert A Tribute To Marty Robbinsand more.

Tickets for Branson’s 19th Annual Hot Winter Fun Big Show can be purchased by calling Dick Clark’s American Bandstand Theater directly at 417-339-3003. 

For more information on upcoming events and Branson shows open during the winter months, visit Hot Winter Fun. Another informative link is This Week in Branson.  Ask about the Hot Winter Fun discount at Cameron's Crag Bed and Breakfast during January and February and make your reservations now.

Submitted by Janet Miller, Managing Innkeeper at Cameron's Crag Bed and Breakfast. 

Monday, January 14, 2013

Hot Winter Fun in Branson

Hot Winter Fun in Branson is a great way to reconnect and rejuvenate. The pace is relaxed, weather is typically mild, and many area businesses offer seasonal discounts.  January and February events include:

January 12 – Masters Trout Championship at Lilley’s Landing
February 4 – Hot Winter Fun Big Show
February 9 – Father/Daughter Valentines Dance
February 14 – Valentines Day dinners and shows at several locations
February 23 – World Sword Swallowers’ Day Events at Ripley’s Believe It Or Not
February 23 – Vince Elfrink Memorial Trout Tournament
February 27 – 4th Annual Branson Gong Show

For a more extensive schedule of what’s going on around Branson, visit Hot Winter Fun.  You’ll find show schedules, attractions, museums, shopping, special offers, and more.

Ask for the Hot Winter Fun Winter Discount when you make your reservation at Cameron's Crag, and remember, our private hot tubs are HOT year round!

Submitted by Janet Miller, Managing Innkeeper at Cameron's Crag Bed and Breakfast.