Early this morning, Branson and the surrounding Ozarks areas began receiving snow. When local residents headed to work this morning, they were greeted with snow-laden streets. Thankfully there was snow and no ice this morning. However, Branson and area schools were closed today. It snowed steadily until approximately 11:30 this morning, then tapered off with sleet that lasted until 1 o'clock this afternoon. Currently there is no precipitation, but a wintry mix is expected later tonight.
Despite current weather conditions, the weekend is looking to be beautiful in Branson. Reaching the mid-50s this weekend, what a drastic, but wonderful, weekend it will be. There are still plenty of things to do and see in Branson. Many shows have reopened, most restaurants are open, and attractions such as the Titanic Museum Attraction and the IMAX complex have remained open throughout the winter.
The Stone Castle Hotel & Conference Center has been open all winter. Many wonderful things have been happening throughout the winter. To see the improvements for yourself, stay at The Stone Castle while you're in town. To book a room, you can either make an online reservation through this website, or you can call either 800-677-6906 or 417-335-4700.