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Missouri Department of Conservation Predicts Peak Fall Colors at the Lake of the Ozarks!

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Fall is an absolutely gorgeous time of year to visit the Lake of the Ozarks! The weather is beautiful and the Ozarks region boasts many trees, shrubs, and vine varieties making our fall colors phenomenal. In fact, USA Today named Lake of the Ozarks one of the best destinations for leaf-peeping by boat! Read on to learn more about when the leaves will peak and the best ways to enjoy the gorgeous scenery around the Lake of the Ozarks! 
Photo Credit: Funlake.com Missouri Department of Conservation Resource The Missouri Department of Conservation has a handy guide on their website that gives lots of great information for when the leaves will peak throughout the state. They predict that the Lake of the Ozarks is at it's peak or getting very close! From the Department of Conservation"Now is a great time to explore nature in central Missouri. The weather is beautiful, and most of the tree species are at or near peak color. Oaks are the exception; they remain green the longest. Some o…

Hey students, your ticket to extra credit in class! 👍

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With many kids in our local area transition to online learning, parents are looking for ways to get the kids out of the house and away from the computer screen. Did you know Bridal Cave is not only a fun experience for the entire family, but it's also educational! There is a lot to learn when you experience an underground ecosystem and we have been getting lots of student visitors throughout the week. Read on to find out how some students are even getting extra credit to visit our educational attraction at the Lake of the Ozarks.


Visit the Cave - Recieve Extra Credit! We are seeing lots of kids through the week now that a lot of them are attending classes virtually. One thing we get asked about is something they can take back to their teacher to get extra credit for visiting the cave. We suggest they just use their ticket stub or the souvenir photo we take of every family. Some students are getting extra credit for history, geology, and biology. And some are getting extra credit fo…

Fall Festivals at the Lake of the Ozarks you Can't Miss!

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We are sad to say that we will not be holding our annual Fall Festival this year but don't worry, there are still plenty of places around the Lake Area to get your Fall Festival fix! From area pumpkin patches to fall festivals, the Lake Area has plenty to keep you busy this fall! Read on to get the details for all of the area fall happening!


Pumpkin Patches You can't go through fall without enjoying a day at a pumpkin patch! There are several spectacular ones in our area. MECCA Pumpkin Patch425 Delmar Roach, MO 65787Open Saturday's & Sunday's in October www.meccafarm.comDirections:

Hwy 54 West of Camdenton to Delmar on the right-hand side of the road just past Davis Baskets. It is easy to find and right off the highway
MECCA Pumpkin Patch has plenty to keep you busy from a big slide, corn cannon, obstacle course, face painting, petting zoo, make and take scarecrows, hayrides, corn crib, maize walk, concessions, and more! 
Still Waters Farm Pumpkin Patch
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Fall Fun at the Lake of the Ozarks! 🍂

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Summer may be over, but doesn't mean the fun is over! As the weather begins to cool off, it's a great time of year to enjoy the outdoors. The Lake of the Ozarks still has plenty to keep you busy and we were even voted in USA Today as of the best leaf-peeping destinations in the US! Read on to find out what fun fall activities the Lake of the Ozarks has to offer! 
Oscar Mayer Weinermobile at Bridal Cave! Visit us at Bridal Cave on Sunday, September 27th, from 11am - 3pm and get your picture with the famous Weinermobile!

Jacob's Cave Fall Swapping Days October 1st - 4th, 202023114 Hwy TT Versailles, MO 
Missouri's largest swap meet featuring antiques, guns, fishing tackle, crafts, small animals, fowl, flea market items, etc.Offshore at the Ozarks Powerboat Racing October 2nd - 3rd Camden on the Lake Resort  2359 Bittersweet Rd 
Presented by Performance Boat Center, Offshore at the Ozarks - a SuperStock & SuperCat powerboat racing event! For race times and details visit www…

Lake of the Ozarks Bikefest is Here! 🏍️

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The 14th annual Bikefest is here! We welcome all bikers to the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks and we couldn't be more excited to have you! This year, the 14th Annual Bikefest will take place September 16-20th, 2020. Thousands of Biker Enthusiasts from all across the United States will be cruising the Lake of the Ozarks for some of the most scenic rides! Whether you are local or you are just coming into town, read on to get all the details for 2020 Bike Fest Lake of the Ozarks! 


Live Entertainment! There will be some great live entertainment throughout the entire BikeFest weekend! Check out the Live entertainment lineup below. 
Thursday: Sept 17, 2020Friday: Sept 18, 2020Saturday: Sept 19, 2020Sunday: Sept 20, 2020Passport Stops!Participating in the Bikefest Passport program is one of the best ways to ride around the Lake of the Ozarks! Not to mention you have the chance to win a brand new 2019 Harley-Davidson FLH Road Kind Police Motorcycle!
1. Participants are required to register wi…

Lake of the Ozarks Air Show THIS WEEKEND! ✈

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We are gearing up for an exciting weekend at the Lake of the Ozarks! The Lake of the Ozarks is happening this weekend! Exciting air show performers, historical aircraft, and entertainment await you at the Lake of the Ozarks Air Show! This years event, themed “Operation Welcome Home”, is a salute to our Vietnam Veterans, 45 years after the end of the Vietnam War. The event will feature the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall, presented by the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW). Read on to get all the details for the Lake of the Ozarks Air Show! 

Lake of the Ozarks Air Show Saturday, September 12, 2020, 8:00 am-3:30 pmLOCATIONCamdenton Memorial-Lake Regional Airport

PARKING COST $10 Per Vehicle. This applies to all vehicles on Saturday, September 12. The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall can be viewed for free on Thursday (Sept 10), Friday (Sept 11) and Sunday (Sept 13).PARKING LOCATION Camdenton Memorial-Lake Regional Airport. Off-site shuttle bus parking will not be available this year.
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Last Hoorah of Summer - Labor Day Weekend at Bridal Cave!

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It's Labor Day weekend and we couldn't be more excited at our attraction at the Lake of the Ozarks! We are sad to see summer go, but we are excited to celebrate and have fun during the last big summer weekend at the Lake of the Ozarks. If you're in the area, be sure to stop by our Lake of the Ozarks cave


Boat to Bridal CaveThe top activity of the weekend is, of course, going to be boating but did you know that Bridal Cave can be reached by water? You can reach our lakefront attraction at the Lake of the Ozarks at the 10.5 MM of the Big Niangua Arm of the Lake. Dock your boat at our dock and come on up for some family fun! You can enjoy feeding the fish, take a cave tour, and enjoy your lunch at our lakeside pavilion! Last Lantern Tour If you've yet to go on one of our lantern tours, Labor Day Weekend will be your last chance before next summer! This is your opportunity to explore Bridal Cave just like the first explorers did - by lantern! This is a completely different…