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The BEST Summer Yet with BEST Lake Attractions! ☀️😎

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We are gearing up for what is predicted to one of the biggest and BEST summers at the Lake of the Ozarks! With Memorial Day in just a couple of weeks and we are getting excited to welcome everyone back to the Lake of the Ozarks! If you are planning a trip this summer, make plans to visit the BEST Lake Attractions !  Big Surf Water Park  The Biggest, Fastest, Funnest, Safest, Cleanest, Number One-en-est  Family Fun at the Lake of the Ozarks, MO ! For any age, for any amount of time, Big Surf has a variety of rides and attractions: Zambezi Falls – Exhilarating four-story drop down the Lake’s largest halfpipe Challenger Flumes – Race and rush down duelling 300 feet water slides Lazy River – 600 feet has never felt like such a long, relaxing trip  Wave Pool – Our 375,000-gallon pool generates waves up to three feet tall The Rapids – Whirl and twirl your way down the white water rapids at Big Surf Space Bowl – Our Space Bowl drops you from a sweet, swift slide into a 30-ft wide bowl Splash

The BEST Place for Family Entertainment this Summer! ☀️

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If you are planning a trip to the Lake of the Ozarks this summer with your family, you have to put a trip to Bridal Cave on your bucket list! Bridal Cave recently named the BEST at the Lake for Family Entertainment in Lake Lifestyles Magazine! The Best of the Lake is the Official Community Choice Awards! Ready to start planning your Lake of the Ozarks Vacation ? Read on to find out what is instore for some family FUN below!  Panning For Gemstones  Kids (and adults!) LOVE panning for gemstones in our sluice. All you have to do is purchase a bag of sand inside the gift shop and take it outside to our sluice and pan for a variety of rough cut gemstones! The kids love finding treasures in the sand and the best part is this fun activity doubles as a souvenir! Depending on which bag you choose, you will go home with a variety of Emeralds, Fools Gold, Amethyst, Garnets, Sapphires, and more! Take a Hike  As a part of  Thunder Mountain Park , we have a 1/2 mile nature trail. Wind through the g

A FUN and Exciting Weekend at the Lake of the Ozarks has Begun! Car Show & Harbor Hop!

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 The season is beginning to kick off at the Lake of the Ozarks! With two fantastic Lake Events kicking off, it's the unofficial start to summer here at the Lake! Two popular annual events will be taking place - The 33rd Annual Lake of the Ozarks Street Meet Nationals and the Spring Harbor Hop! If you are in town this weekend you'll want to check out these events. Read on to get all the details Magic Dragon Street Meet Nationals  The Magic Dragon Street Meet Nationals is a unique show for all makes, models, and years of cars, trucks and motorcycles. The show celebrated its 30th year in 2018 with phenomenal weather, 1,000 participants and close to 10,000 spectators. Located in Central Missouri, we bring 30 years of show experience to the historic Bagnell Dam Strip at the Lake of the Ozarks. The strip is closed to normal traffic during show hours, so we only have show vehicles within the boundaries. This creates and absolutely electric atmosphere! Some say it's like being on t

The BEST Concert Lineup Yet at Ozarks Amphitheater! 🎀🎢🎸 Get Your Tickets at Bridal Cave!

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We are excited for our friends at Ozarks Amphitheater for lining up some of the BEST acts yet for a Rockin Summer 2021 at the Lake of the Ozarks!  They've made some pretty big announcements in the past couple of weeks for some incredible rock and country artists. Bridal Cave is the official ticket hub for purchasing your tickets in person! Read on to find out who you can see at the BEST Live Music Venue in Missouri!  Current Concert Lineup  Saturday, May 22, 2021 AARON LEWIS Show Time: 7:00 pm Friday, June 11, 2021 LEE BRICE Show Time: 7:00 pm Saturday, June 19, 2021 JAMEY JOHNSON & WHISKEY MYERS Show Time: 7:00 pm Friday, June 25, 2021 RODNEY CARRINGTON Show Time: 9:00 pm Saturday, June 26, 2021 STYX & COLLECTIVE SOUL Show Time: 7:30 pm Sunday, June 27, 2021 MISSOURI SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Show Time: 7:00 pm Sunday, July 4, 2021 REO SPEEDWAGON Friday, July 9, 2021 JON PARDI Show Time: 7:30 pm Wednesday, August 11, 2021 SHINEDOWN Show Time: 8:00 pm Friday, September 3, 2021 BRA

The Dogwood Festival Happening NOW! 🌸

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 The Dogwood Festivities have officially kicked off! A long-standing tradition in the Camdenton Community filled with fun activities including a parade, music, vendors, community events, parents, carnival, and so much more! This year, the Dogwood Festival will be held right up the road from our family attraction at the Lake of the Ozarks ! Ozarks Amphitheater! Read on to find out more about the fun events happening this weekend!  The Camdenton Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the return of the Dogwood Festival  with a new location at the Ozarks Amphitheater.  The dates are April 15-17, 2021, and will be officially the 70th Annual Dogwood Festival with the theme of “Dogwood Through The Decades.” This popular Lake of the Ozarks annual event celebrates our beautiful state tree, the Flowering Dogwood. You will find many of these gorgeous trees all around  Thunder Mountain Park , and in the spring they are in full glory. White blossoms are the most common, but you will also see pi

Spring Hike at Thunder Mountain Park

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Spring is the perfect time of year for hiking. At Thunder Mountain Park, you will experience a one-of-a-kind hiking adventure. Thunder Mountain Park is a spectacular place to explore and will make for the perfect spring hike. A great day of outdoors at this incredible Lake of the Ozarks attraction will leave you full of nature fun. Come explore with us! Get Outdoors at Thunder Mountain Park Spring is officially here, and it is time to get outside. The most scenic cave tour in Missouri is surrounded by the natural beauty of Thunder Mountain Park . Covering hundreds of acres, the Lake of the Ozarks attraction spreads over more than a mile of the lake’s shoreline, a mile of highway frontage along Old Missouri Route 5, and all the acreage in between. Spring activities at our park are a great way to enjoy time with family. You can easily spend an entire day here because there is so much nature to be explored! How to Prepare for Your Hike Hiking might sound like a great adventure, but it

Visit Our Year-Round Attraction this Spring!

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Ready to get out of the house after a long winter? Bridal Cave is open year-round and an outdoor adventure is waiting for you at our Lake of the Ozarks attractions ! We have plenty to keep you busy during your visit. Come enjoy nature with us both inside and outside at Bridal Cave!  It's Comfy in the Cave Even if it's a little chilly to be hanging around outside at the park, it's always a comfortable 60° inside  Missouri's most scenic cave tour , allowing you to get out of the house and into nature without freezing or being too hot!  If you're ready to get out of the house, bring the family here and get back to nature!  We are open daily from 9 am - 4 pm with Bridal Cave tours leaving every few minutes. Check Out Cool Stuff That "Rocks" Our  Lake of the Ozarks gift shop  and rock shop is great for viewing some gorgeous minerals and learning more about geology. While you're inside, there are lots of unique and amazing rocks, minerals, and gemstones to s

Lake of the Ozarks Named in the Top Ten Most Searched Summer Travel Destinations for Summer 2021!

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As travel restrictions become less strict across the United States, many Americans are looking forward to and planning for their summer vacations! TSA checkpoints data have reported upwards of one million travelers each day over the past ten days! People are especially looking to spend more time outdoors, so it's no surprise to us that the Lake of the Ozarks has made it into the Top-10 list for most searched Summer Vacations for Summer 2021 according to Travel off Path ! read on to learn more about their findings and what fun things you can do while you enjoy your summer 2021 vacations at the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks!  Traveling in the Great Outdoors!  The top ten list is comprised of destinations packed full of outdoor fun! Americans are looking for venues with beaches, national parks, cottages, and anything to do with an outdoor adventure. Check out what other cities made the Top-Ten Most Searched Summer Vacations Spots !  Vacationing at the Lake of the Ozarks!  Activities 

The 70th Dogwood Festival is Being Held at a NEW Location!

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 The 70th Annual Dogwood Festival will be here very soon! A long-standing tradition in the Camdenton Community filled with fun activities including a parade, music, vendors, community events, parents, carnival, and so much more! Learn more about this year's exciting Dogwood Festival!  The Camdenton Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the return of the Dogwood Festival with a new location at the Ozarks Amphitheater. The dates are April 15-17, 2021, and will be officially the 70th Annual Dogwood Festival with the theme of “Dogwood Through The Decades.” Stay tuned in the coming weeks as more information becomes available. Check back on the Camdenton Chamber Facebook page or their website for updates. Get ready for the kick-off to Spring with the Dogwood Festival! Get Your Applications in!  If you wish to participate in the Dogwood Festival this year, now is the time to get your applications in! Check out how to get involved below!  Vendor Booth Application Vendor Booth L

Can’t Miss Events at the Lake

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Spring at the Lake of the Ozarks is truly the precursor to getting ready for several months of fun within the Lake of the Ozarks community. This is the time of the year when everyone starts to plan a vacation to the Lake of the Ozarks and when most local events begin taking off! For a stacked list of can’t miss events, we’ve put together some of our favorites below so you can plan ahead for your best summer yet! DOGWOOD FESTIVAL – APRIL 15 th - APRIL 17 th The annual Dogwood Festival takes place in April and will be celebrating it’s 70 th year in 2021! Taking place over three days, it is a great family friendly event that includes crafts, entertainment, the infamous parade, fish fry and plenty of delicious food! The Dogwood Festival is taking place at our neighbors up the road at Ozarks Amphitheater and a tour through Bridal Cave is the perfect addition to the day of festivities! MAGIC DRAGON STREET MEET- APRIL 30 th - MAY 2 nd The Magic Dragon Street Meet Nationals is

Bridal Cave is the Official Ticket Outlet for Ozarks Amphitheater! 🎢

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We are happy to announce that Bridal Cave will once again be the official ticket outlet for Ozarks Amphitheater! We start selling tickets TODAY, Friday, March 5th for the 2021 season! We are excited for the Ozarks Amphitheater to get back to putting on some of the BEST live music in the area! Get the details for purchasing tickets and get a sneak peek of their current 2021 music lineup!  About Ozarks Amphitheater Ozarks Amphitheater recently named the “Best Live Music Venue in Missouri”, is located in the heart of the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks. The amphitheater has recently hosted such well-known headline acts such as Alabama, Dwight Yoakam, and Jamie Johnson, with more great coming attractions. Get Your Tickets at Bridal Cave  The Ozarks Amphitheater has a rockin' lineup this year and they aren't done with their concert announcements. If you want to beat the lines and get your concert tickets ahead of time, you can purchase your concert tickets for any of the shows at Brida