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Will Matherly is mastering the art of communication and entertainment on horseback at Dolly Parton’s Stampede in Branson, MO

Will Matherly calls Decatur, IL home – and this hometown cowboy is making an impression on hundreds of thousands of people from all over the world from atop a horse. This is Matherly’s sixth year as Master of Ceremonies for Dolly Parton’s Stampede in Branson, MO.

“If you’re coming to Branson, Stampede is your best choice for entertainment,” said Matherly. “I’m proud to be part of such a quality production.”

Prior to working at Stampede, Matherly performed at Silver Dollar City for 11 years.

Matherly plays host nightly to Stampede’s jaw-dropping display of equestrian skills, family-friendly comedy, a Stampede of Buffalo, hilarious racing pigs and wondrous music, all complemented by a fabulous four-course feast! Will adds,

“It’s no wonder Dolly guarantees it’s ‘Branson’s Most Fun Place to Eat!’”

About Stampede

Dolly Parton’s Stampede is a unique dinner and show experience. Set in a giant 35,000-square-foot arena, the show features 32 magnificent horses. Guests experience the amazing Roman Ride of Fire, Stampede of the Buffalo, thrilling horsemanship, pageantry, romance and patriotism, all showcased in a friendly rivalry and served with a fabulous four-course feast.

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