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Shepherd of the Hills Outdoor Drama


The Historic Shepherd of the Hills Outdoor Drama is the action-packed live reenactment of the famous historical novel by Christian minister, Harold Bell Wright.  Published in 1907, this beautiful story tells of life in the rugged Ozark Mountains of Missouri in the late 1800’s. 

Over 90 actors and actresses, horses, sheep, mules and donkey’s perform on a stage the size of a football field.  There’s a shoot-out, the actual burning of a log cabin, a love story, a mystery and a moral message that is as true today as it was over a century ago. Over 8 Million Tickets Sold! 

Included in your ticket:

  • Outdoor Drama

  • Lil Pete's Playland (includes mini golf, petting zoo, and more)

  • Pre-Show honoring Veterans

  • Self guided tour of the Historic Farm

  • Jeep Tram Ride

Add Dinner - served 1.5 hours prior to show time in the Play House!
Buck's BBQ and Bluegrass Bash Pre-Dinner Show


Buck’s BBQ & Bluegrass Bash is the pre-dinner show for the Shepherd of the Hills Outdoor Drama. Enjoy a delicious BBQ meal while the Foggy Minded Fountain Boys play.


The BBQ bash is located in the Playhouse Dinner Theatre and will be approx. 45 minute show. The pre-dinner show starts 1.5 hours before the Outdoor Drama. 

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