Lake Race 2018!

Lake Race is THIS weekend! You won't want to miss this event this year! This week-long event at the Lake of the Ozarks will be full of exciting powerboat racing and racing theme parties around the lake! The first event for Lake Race this year is on Thursday, May 31st and the Offical Race day is Saturday, June 2nd. This will be the ultimate race this Summer and you won't want to miss out! Even though the race is only one day, there will be other Lake Race Themed Events going on all week! Be sure to stick around the area and experience all the fun that goes along with Lake Race. Below are the schedule of events for Lake Race this year. 

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Schedule of Events 
Thursday, 5/31/18; 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm: Lake Race Festival of Speed
Location: Big Thunder Marine Showrooms in Lake Ozark

Kick off the Lake Race at Big Thunder Showroom with exhibits on fast cars, boats, motorcycles and more! Big Thunder Showroom is on Bagnell Dam Blvd. but all parking will be located at the old Staples building. Shuttles are extended from 4pm to 9pm. Stop by to meet some of the racers who have arrived by Thursday. Food, snacks, and beverages will be available at the Big Thunder showroom.

Friday, 6/1/18; 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm: Lake Race Meet & Greet Street Party
Location: On the Bagnell Dam Strip (Bagnell Dam Blvd.)

Meet the drivers and view the speedboats up close at the Lake Race Meet and Greet Street Party on the Historic Bagnell Dam Strip. There will be entertainment AND a Kid's Zone. Shuttles will be available starting at 4pm throughout the weekend. ALL Lake Race Parking will be at the campground below the dam. 

Saturday, 6/2/18; All Day: Official Races
Location: Beaver's at the Dam; Race Course at the 0MM to 3MM

You won't want to miss the main event on race day! There will be powerboats coming from all across the nation to compete in the Lake Race! You can view the race by land on Bagnell Dam and Beavers at the Dam.

Saturday, 6/2/18; Awards Ceremony After Official Races Conclude
Location: Camden On The Lake

After the race is over, watch the victors receive their awards at Camden on the Lake. Cheer on the winners at the Awards Ceremony! 

Saturday, 6/2/18; After Party With Fireworks
Location: Beaver's at the Dam & Lower End of Bagnell Dam Strip

Head back to the Bagnell Dam Strip for various entertainment and watch fireworks go off at dusk!

Lake Race 2017

Other Lake Race Themed Events

Friday, 6/8/18; 10:00 am: Lake Race Props & Hoses Poker Fun Run
Location: Starting at Camden on the Lake at 10:00am.

$20 raffle tickets available at each location for a 50/50 Drawing at Camden at the Lake at 4:00pm.
Fun Run Locations:
Camden on the Lake- Start Location 10:00am
Big Thunder Marina Westside
Dog Days
Larry's on the Lake
Franky and Louie's
Backwater Jack's
Paradise Tropical Restaurant
Return to Camden on the Lake

Saturday, 6/9/18; 7:00 am: Lake Race 5K Run or Walk
Location: Starting at Beaver's at the Dam.
Registration: 7:00 am, Race begins at 8:00 am.

Participants will proceed below the Dam on Valley Rd, to JJ Twigs, and down Business 54 (The Strip) back to Beaver’s. Come out to support a good cause and have fun competing at the Lake Race 5K Run or Walk! A cash bar and raffle will follow directly after the race is over.

Tuesday, 6/12/18; 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm: "Paddle Battle 2018"
Location: Franky & Louise; 1028 Deer Valley Rd in Sunrise Beach, MO (10MM)

Hosted by Frankie & Louie's Beachfront Bar & Grill come out to the Paddle Battle! 3-person teams will race on paddle boards for the titles: 1st place, Last Place, and the best costume! This is a family fun event and fun for all. All ages are allowed to participate with a $25 per team entry fee.

This week-long event is one you won't want to miss! For more information about the Lake Race, visit their website. If you are planning to be down at the lake to enjoy a week packed with powerboat racing, why not stop by our family attraction at the Lake of the Ozarks. There will be plenty of downtime during the week of Lake Race for you to visit one of Missouri's show Caves! We are open from 9am to 5pm and tours leave every few minutes! Bridal Cave and Thunder Mountain Park hopes everyone has a fun and safe week during the Lake Race this year! 

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