The Lake of the Ozarks was voted the #1 summer family destination in the Midwest; bring the entire family and found out why! With our central location, great value, great recreation and unique attractions, the Lake area offers something for everyone in the family.
RECREATION & ACTIVITES:
Lake of the Ozarks was voted #1 Best Recreational Lake in the Nation by USA Today & 10Best! From boating, swimming, amusement parks, horseback riding, and festivals and events, there is something for every age and interest around the Lake area.
FOR THE LITTLE ONES:
The Lake offers a wide variety of activities and attractions that will put a smile on every child’s face. Water Parks that include Big Surf Waterpark and Bear Bottom Resort Slide for great summer fun or Jolly Mon Indoor Waterpark to enjoy year around. The Lake has three caves just right for touring: Bridal Cave, Jacob’s Cave, and Stark Caverns. Or, they can challenge mom and dad to a round of mini golf or go-karts. For more area attractions click here.
To truly appreciate the magnitude of the Lake of the Ozarks, one must see it from the water. With over 1,150 miles of scenic shoreline, the Lake offers more coastline than the state of Florida or California. Marinas abound around the Lake. Some resorts offer full-service marinas on-site. Others offer marina services, such as boat rental, to their guests. For individuals and groups, boats and watercraft may be rented by the hour, half-day or day. The Lake is also one of the premier fishing destinations in the Midwest. Professional tournaments are held around the Lake several times a year. Fishing guides are available to help teach beginners the basics and may even point out a special spot or two when searching for a trophy bass or catfish.
The Lake is the premier golf destination in the Midwest. Excellent facilities provide over 250 holes of champion golf chiseled from the rolling Ozark hills. This incredible backdrop creates breathtaking vistas and views, especially during the autumn. The variations in length and degree of difficulty make the game enjoyable for the serious, the recreation, and even the novice golfer. Group tournaments and lessons may also be coordinated at the area courses.
With over 100 restaurants, many on or overlooking the water, dining at the Lake will satisfy any taste. Options include Midwest steak houses, old-fashion Ozark barbecue, regional specialties and more. Many restaurants will make special accommodations for groups.
Home to Missouri’s largest top brand outlet mall with over 110 stores, the Lake is a major retail center. From business, evening & resort wear to art galleries, to over 50 antique stores, the Lake is a must for serious shoppers.
FESTIVALS & EVENTS:
Local passions take many forms, from dogwood trees to celebration of our independence. The Lake offers year around festivals and events including; Dogwood Festival, holiday fireworks on Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day, and the Old Tyme Apple Festival.
The Lake of the Ozarks is the perfect fit for your reunion and with the Lake of Ozarks Convention and Visitor Bureau, you won’t have to search far to find the information you need. We invite you to simplify the planning process. With a single phone call or click on the link below, you can start the process to get the details you need for your next meeting. Get tips from an expert in the meetings industry with working knowledge of the area’s resorts and facilities.
For more Reunion information please contact:
Group Sales Manager
Tri-County Lodging Association
Lake of the Ozarks Convention and Visitor Bureau