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There's Still Time to Register for the World Record Boat Parade Attempt!

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This is the big boat parade weekend and we need your help! If you own a boat at the Lake of the Ozarks, we'd love to have you out to support this awesome event in hopes to bring a world record to our amazing lake! Our Best Lake Attractions fully support this fantastic event and we hope you can bring all of your boating friends out to support the event, as well! Check out all the details below: Photo Credit: Fun Lake GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Attempt for the Largest Boat Parade MHQ – Mortgage Headquarters presents the Lake of the Ozarks GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS attempt for the Largest Boat Parade.  MHQ will be the Grand Marshall of the parade leading the rest of the boats to try to beat the world record of 1180 boats. The Lake of the Ozarks is excited to attempt to break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for the Largest Boat Parade.  The record is currently held in Malaysia with 1180 boats.  Our goal is to not only bring this record to Missouri but to Lake of the Ozarks. We NEED your h

Opening Weekend at Big Surf!🌊

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Big Surf's opening day is almost here after postponing opening last weekend due to low temps. The best waterpark in Missouri is thrilled to be able to kick off our opening weekend with you! Whether you've never been to the waterpark or you're a Big Surf season pass holder, we can't wait to show what awesome rides you can enjoy at this Lake of the Ozarks waterpark .  Zambezi Falls An exhilarating three story drop down the Lake’s Largest Half Pipe full of rushing water. Cross your feet, put your chin to your chest, hold tight, and scream – LOUDLY The Rapids Whirl and twirl your way down the white water rapids at Big Surf. Start this ride on either the big yellow slide or down below in the first catch pool for a kinder, gentler experience. End up making a big splash in the 3-foot-pool at the end of the rapids. Wave Pool The Lake’s Other Giant Body of Water! Our 375,000-gallon pool generates waves up to three feet tall. Relax in the shallow area or grab a tube and hit the

Kick Off the Summer in Style with Best Lake Attractions!

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It's almost Memorial Day Weekend at the Lake of the Ozarks and there are a TON of thrilling things to do around the area this weekend. From boating to visiting attractions to dining in style, the possibilities are endless. Learn about the family-friendly things to do at the Lake of the Ozarks this Memorial Day Weekend! Catch Waves at Big Surf Memorial Day Weekend is opening weekend for Big Surf Waterpark ! The best waterpark in mid-Missouri is THRILLED to providing amazing rides for your crew. From splashing around the kiddie area to catching big waves in the wave pool to screaming down the water slides, there is something for everyone in your group to enjoy this holiday weekend! Soak in the Best Fireworks at Bear Bottom Resort You heard that right! Bear Bottom Resort has the BEST fireworks display at the Lake of the Ozarks and you can catch TWO nights of excitement and beauty in the sky at this waterfront restaurant at the Lake of the Ozarks ! Visit by land or water on 5/29 an

Weekend Excitement at the Lake!

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The excitement is in the air as we near the official kick off to the summer season at the Lake of the Ozarks. We're starting things off a weekend early with Best Lake Attractions ! That's right -- the exciting events and happenings are starting THIS WEEKEND! Check out all the details for a weekend jam-packed with fun. What are you waiting for? It's time to plan your Lake of the Ozarks family vacation today! Bear Bottom Resort Slides OPEN! The Bear Bottom Resort Waterslides are OPENING this weekend! Catch your thrills on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday for opening weekend of the slides. The slides open daily at 11:00am and the weather looks fantastic. Scream your way into summer on Missouri's #1 & #2 longest open flume body waterslides! Ozarks Amphitheater's First CONCERT of the Season! We cannot be more excited for the first concert of the 2021 season at Ozarks Amphitheater ! Aaron Lewis will be gracing the stage on Saturday, May 22nd at 7:00pm. This Country-Rock

The Best Dam Birthday Bash ALL SUMMER LONG!

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The Lake of the Ozarks is the place to be this summer! Not only are we voted one of the best places to vacation in the United States for summer 2021, but we're also making it even bigger and better this year! Missouri is celebrating our 200th birthday and the Bagnell Dam is celebrating our 90th birthday so gear up for an all summer long birthday celebration like no other! As the Best Lake Attractions , we're thrilled as we work hard to bring this event together with many other community members, organizations, and businesses. Check out the details of what we have on the books for the Lake of the Ozarks Best Dam Birthday Bash and stay tuned for more updates and happenings to come! Guinness Book of World Records Boat Parade Saturday, June 12 9:00am The Lake of the Ozarks is trying to beat the Guinness Book of World Records Longest Boat Parade. Currently the world record is held in Malaysia with 1180 boats. We need everyone's help to break this record. Mark your calendars to

Explore Bridal Cave Both Inside & Out!

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Bridal Cave is one of the most scenic places at the Lake of the Ozarks. Whether inside the breathtaking cave near Camdenton, MO or exploring the trails at Thunder Mountain Park, there are exciting places to explore both inside and out at Bridal Cave ! Check out the details of the fun that awaits: Explore INSIDE Bridal Cave Guided tours leave every few minutes and last approximately one hour. Tours are conducted over concrete pathways through the Cave’s refreshing 60 degree environment. Park interpreters will lead you and your family through room after room of incredible mineral deposits. Giant columns, delicate soda straws and massive draperies abound throughout the cave. Millions of years of struggle between water and rock have created this cavern with more onyx formations than any other known cave or cavern. In fact thousands of school children each year explore Bridal Cave as part of their educational program. A tour through Bridal Cave is a family adventure you will never forget.

Don't Miss the 2021 Spring Harbor Hop!

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This weekend looks like the perfect time to be out on the water soaking it all in! It's ideal timing for the 2021 Spring Harbor Hop at the Lake of the Ozarks! As the Best Lake Attractions , we know how important events like this are for our area and we can't wait to share the details of this upcoming boating event! Our very own Bear Bottom Resort is even one of the dealer stops so be sure to stop by & check out the waterfront restaurant near Sunrise Beach . What is Harbor Hop? The Spring Harbor Hop takes place on May 1, 2021, and it's time to start making plans to attend! Participants stop at 7 of the participating 40 waterfront stops to select a poker card at each stop. At the end of 7 (or more) stops, you turn in your poker hand in hopes to win big! There are a TON of prizes up for grabs -- even the worst hand gets a prize! The REAL prize is getting to spend all day with your crew out on the boat while visiting some of your favorite waterfront spots. It really is the