Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder in Branson, MO

Clay Cooper Theatre3216 W. 76 Country Blvd.Branson, MO 65616
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See Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder at Clay Cooper Theatre in Branson this October! This Grammy Award-winning artist’s neo-traditionalist approach to music and spectacular skills, paired with the amazing talents of Kentucky Thunder, will serenade your soul with songs like “Highway 40 Blues,” “Country Boy,” and “Honey”. Get tickets today for this must-see show!

Good To Know

  • Show Duration: approximately 2 hours.
  • The Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder Show is a one-night-only production.
  • The show is preformed at the Clay Cooper Theater.
  • Recommended for all ages. Children under 3 years of age are free of charge.
  • No video recording is allowed in the theater.
  • Some sections of the theater are not wheelchair accessible.


from Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder
The Clay Cooper Theatre is proud to announce, for one night only, Fifteen-Time Grammy Award - Winner Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder will perform on Friday, October 14, 2022, at 7:30 PM.

Ricky struck his first chord on a mandolin over 50 years ago and continues to do his part to lead the recent roots revival in music. His passion for it puts him in the position to bring his lively, distinctively American form of music out of isolation and into the ears and hearts of audiences worldwide. Ricky Skaggs is constantly forging ahead with cross-cultural, genre-bending musical ideas and inspirations.

Ricky Skaggs is an outstanding country music singer-songwriter who has helped shape today’s music by introducing bluegrass sounds into mainstream country songs. His talent and genius influenced countless artists, such as Keith Urban, Patty Loveless, and even Brad Paisley. He has earned many prestigious awards over his 42-year career, including Grammy Awards, Country Music Association Awards, and Dove Awards, which attest to how well respected he is in the business, making him one of the best vocalists of all time.
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Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder is located at Clay Cooper Theatre3216 W. 76 Country Blvd.Branson, MO 65616
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder

Where will Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder be performing in Branson?

Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder will be at the Clay Cooper Theatre, 3216 W. Hwy 76 Branson, MO 65616. The show is scheduled for one night only, October 14th.

Are cameras, audio or video recording allowed at this Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder performance?

Cameras are allowed inside the Clay Cooper Theatre, but video and audio recording are prohibited due to copyright laws.

What is the size of the Clay Cooper Theatre?

The Clay Cooper Theatre holds 1,070 people on lower level of the auditorium, 20 rows in total.

What type of parking does the Clay Cooper Theatre have?

Great parking – a flat lot free of parking fees. Come early to get a preferred parking spot.

What type of handicap seating/accessibility is available at the Clay Cooper Theatre?

The theater features seating for patrons with disabilities, including those with wheelchairs. They have seating for those that need to stay in their wheelchair, aisle seats for those that transfer out, aisle seats with an arm raise if they require more comfort or help to get into the chair, and a bench along the back, which allows more space. Due to ADA laws, the theater is required to provide a flat surface for guests in wheelchairs and those spaces are located along the back of the theatre. Additional seating is provided for your party. Depending on the type of seating you require, it’s usually best to speak with box office at the number provided in your e-ticket if you have further questions.

Does the Clay Cooper Theatre have a concessions stand?

Yes, the theatre's concession stand is fully loaded! Standard items include popcorn, fountain drinks, pretzels, nachos, hot dogs, and icees. They also have an extended menu full of pizza, hamburgers, chicken sandwiches, cappuccinos, and more.

Does the Clay Cooper Theatre have a dress code?

Most people prefer to dress casually when attending shows. But don’t let that stop you from dressing up if that’s what you’d like to do! It can be cold in the theatre, so you might prefer a light jacket.

Is there a cry room in the theater for young children?

The Clay Cooper Theatre does not have a cry room, but several areas area available that allow moms a more comfortable atmosphere for themselves and their children.