Branson Famous Baldknobbers

Branson Famous Baldknobbers

The show that started it all!


Type: Live Show
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  • Branson Famous Theatre
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The Mabe family started the Baldknobbers Jamboree, Branson's first show, in 1959. Today, the 2nd & 3rd generations carry on the family tradition of delivering everything from today's #1 country hits, to timeless country classics to hilarious side-splitting comedy. Known as "The Show That Started It All", the Baldknobbers continues to be a benchmark for Branson shows. In fact, the Baldknobbers was the recent recipient of the 2014 Show of the Year award by the Branson Terry Awards.

The Mabe family and the Baldknobbers have not only been recognized for their talents and accomplishments within Branson, Missouri, but nationally and internationally as well. In 2011, the Baldknobbers was awarded one of its greatest honors when asked to donate some of the original costumes, instruments and other artifacts to the Smithsonian Institution. More recently, the Mabe family and the Baldknobbers broke into the television market with the international reality television series, "Branson Famous" on truTV. Tagged as the first "reality musical", the Mabe family made their mark on yet another ground-breaking and innovative form of entertainment. It is that constant drive to create something special that has helped keep the Baldknobbers relevant for all these years.

Both longtime Baldknobbers' fans and new fans alike love the Baldknobbers' all-new Branson show each year. These fans appreciate the Baldknobbers' family traditions that have made this show popular from generation to generation. When visiting Branson, don't miss the show that started it all, the Baldknobbers.