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Celebrate Mardi Gras at the Lake's biggest winter event. More than 20 bars and restaurants around the Lake of the Ozarks participate in the huge event.
A $10 wristband gets you access to ride the buses, as well as entry in to all participating locations – including pick up and drop off to sponsoring hotels. Scan our website for details, locations and wristband information.
Don't forget your Mardi Gras attire.
Note: The address and phone shown are for the Lake Area Visitors Bureau.
On February 21-22, 2015 the seven Hermann area wineries will host the Chocolate Wine Trail, where the wineries have paired luscious chocolate creations with their wines. Participating wineries are:
The $30 ticket price includes a souvenir wine glass. Purchase tickets in advance online at www.HermannWineTrail.com or call the Hermann Welcome Center at 800-932-8687.
Our annual Thanksgiving Trail Ride at Coldwater Ranch will begin Wednesday, November 26 with dinner, and end Sunday November 30 with breakfast. We will ride daily, feast often, and enjoy visiting with our guests.
This festival is centered at the 1923 Scottish Rite Cathedral, listed on the National Register of Historic Places; the 1898 John Wise Mansion, listed as a local historic landmark; and Joplin’s historic residential district.
The event kicks off Friday, with a grand reception which includes: hors d’ oeuvre; drinks; entertainers; tours of the historic Cathedral. Reception tickets: $15; available online and at the door.
Saturday and Sunday events are free, but donations are greatly accepted. Enjoy a large variety of activities and musical performances, including pipe-organ concerts on the original Moeller organ, with pipes that tower over the auditorium; it is one of only four of its kind installed west of the Mississippi River. Visit our website for details and schedules.
DickensFest features: theatrical presentations; winter lights; costumed Dickens characters; food; crafts and arts; a “Carol-okee” stage; live nativity; a petting zoo; Santa and Mrs. Claus; face painting; balloon art; magicians; Father Christmas; horse-drawn carriage rides; and trackless train rides. Guests are encouraged to wear 1840s costumes; see the ‘guidelines’ page of our website for rules.
Enjoy a weekend just for the ladies. Hannibal businesses roll out the red carpet, offering specials, classes, demonstrations and more. Gals may (not required) purchase a Goody Bag full of coupons and goodies.
Shops pamper you with sales, demos, fun, food, fashion and wine tasting. Also, there are special activities in the evenings to finish your day with fun and laughter.
Visit our website for details.
History, legend and spectacular cave scenes come alive in our sixth annual Nighttime Lantern Tours. Embark on an 80-minute, guided tour of the caverns, by the light of hand-held lanterns.
Hear stories of determination, bravery, and exploration as characters recount their personal experiences of the caverns.
Visit our website or call for reservations. Tickets $25; ages 5-11, $12; younger than 5, free.
Offered on specified dates only. Space is limited.
This renowned event features the National Fence Painting Contest; a frog-jumping contest; live entertainment; mud volleyball; and lots of other fun activities.
An annual tradition (60 years strong) in Hannibal, National Tom Sawyer Days draws visitors from all over the world who come to experience the history of Hannibal, through the eyes of author Mark Twain.
Seven wineries on the Hermann Wine Trail explore the timeless marriage of wine and cheese, two of the oldest foods known to man. The wineries offer samplings of dishes that feature cheese as the main ingredient and pair well with wine. Participating wineries are:
The $30 ticket includes a souvenir wine glass. Tickets must be purchased in advance online at www.HermannWineTrail.com or call 800-932-8687.
The Lesters and Friends present the Easter Pagent with song, in the ballroom at Meramec Caverns.
Missouri's most popular lake destination features more than 1,100 miles of shoreline – that’s more shoreline than the coast of California. The Lake of the Ozarks offers access to public beaches; great fishing; and plenty of room for fun and recreation on the water.
Cities around the Lake of the Ozarks offer hundreds of dining and lodging options. Abundant recreation activities include, among other things: golf; horseback riding; boat excursions; wineries; airplane and helicopter tours; ziplines; spas; and shopping.
Marinas and rental services offer a variety of choices, ranging from a pontoon boat to fishing boats, ski boats to houseboats, and personal watercraft.
Please note: the address provided with this listing is for the Bagnell Dam, in Lake Ozark.
it...little word...big show. it - where 50 amazing singers, dancers, and musicians combine their astonishing scope of talents to create Branson's ultimate entertainment experience. From Broadway to country to comedy to patriotic to gospel to rock-n-roll, it is everything you want to see in a Branson show–and more.
From the energy and emotion of huge production number with brilliant lighting and sound to the warmth and charm of the on-stage talent, this is the show with it. The stars of it, including the Hughes Brothers and their families, create a sensational show for everyone, especially the show connoisseur looking for top-of-the-line entertainment with an emotional connection.
Presented January thru October at the Hughes Brothers Theatre.
Tickets: $39; ages 12-17, $15; ages 6-11, $9. VIP seating available in rows 1-6. Add a sit-down, table top dinner with your show.
Visit our website for details, schedules and tickets.
From the center of our vibrant city, experience a design-led hotel that effortlessly blends contemporary style with cosmopolitan sophistication.
AC Hotels by Marriott Kansas City Westport is a boldly imagined hotel that captures Kansas City's unique buzz with thoughtful amenities and modern technologies such as mobile check-in, "media salons" with Bluetooth technology, USB charging stations and much more.
AC Hotel Kansas City Westport is situated in the heart of the renowned Historic Westport District, a thriving shopping and entertainment district with a rich history as the regions oldest established community. Westport is home to many of the city's live music venues, award-winning restaurants, boutique shopping and thriving arts community. Situated near shopping at the Country Club Plaza, nightlife at KC Power & Light District and events at the Sprint Center, the new AC Hotel will be the new destination for savvy travelers looking to connect to the sights and sounds of Kansas City, Missouri.
Whether you are looking to stay connected with the outside world or retire to a stylish, urban retreat, the world-famous food, shopping, nightlife and hospitality of Kansas City await you at AC Hotels by Marriott Kansas City Westport. At AC Hotels by Marriott, we offer more than just a key to your room - we offer a key to the city.
Rentals of pontoons, deck/ski boats and WaveRunner brand personal watercraft. By water: find us at 3 mile marker, Jobson Hollow Cove, north shore of Lake of the Ozarks. By land: take Route 54 to Business 54/Bagnell Dam/Route W exit. Take Route W to W-20 (Village Marina Road) to the end. Age restrictions do apply.
At Adventure Boat Rentals, we want you to have a fantastic time with one of our boats or WaveRunners. We maintain and prep everything as if they were our own personal vessel. From WaveRunner brand personal watercraft for blasting around to pontoons for stable platforms with larger groups to deck and ski boats for fun, we have your boat.
Our location at Miller's Landing offers convenient access from the Osage Beach and Camdenton areas. Take 54-63 (Runabout Drive) off of Route 54 to the end. We also have a location at the 3 mile marker on the north shore at Village Marina off of W-20. Our hours vary by season, please call to verify times.
Camping, RV sites and cabins available. Facilities include pool, dining, general store, hot showers, modern restrooms and electric hook-ups. Canoe, kayak, inner tube and small raft rental and floating on the Current and Jacks Fork Rivers.
Canoe, kayak, inner tube and small raft floats. Facilities include pool, dining, general store, hot showers, modern restrooms and electric hook-ups. Camping, RV sites and cabins available. You can cross the Current River on the ferry. Located in the Ozark National Scenic Riverways, 21 miles south of Salem, off Route 19, at the junction of Routes K and KK.
Aladdin Hotel is on the National Register of Historic Places. The beautifully restored Art Deco hotel features a hip design and vintage style, as well as upscale amenities. This renovated hotel brings back the original 1926 art deco ambiance with a vintage hip approach for a fresh look at yesterday.
There are 193 well appointed guestrooms, featuring an array of modern, lifestyle-enhancing amenities, efficient workspaces and a relaxing atmosphere to unwind.
Enjoy a meal at the Zebra Room Restaurant and relax with a drink in the Martini Loft Lounge.
Located adjacent to the Convention Center in downtown Kansas City; two blocks from the Power and Light District.
We offer 60 units, ranging from motel style to spacious 1-, 2-, 3-, and 4-bedroom units with a spectacular main channel view. Heated indoor and outdoor pools, plus toddler pool and two hot tubs await your pleasure.
Our marina has 111 covered, padded, lighted and electrified slips, plus a full service gas dock and boat rentals. For year-round angling, an enclosed fishing dock, with a wood-fired stoves, is waiting with your big catch.
Our casual Bobber's Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and supper. Relax in Bobber’s Lounge, our full service bar. Our banquet facilities and decks can accommodate groups of all sizes for private events.
Located on the shores of Lake of the Ozarks, off of Route HH, at the far end of Horseshoe Bend; the eight-mile marker by water.
We have 83 guestrooms; extra plush Serta pillow-top mattresses and premium pillows; interior corridors; an elevator; and a level parking lot; free hot breakfast; a security system; electronic door locks.
We are a locally owned hotel, and we pride ourselves on customer service. Our facility is designed for extended stasy, offering single rooms (one queen-size bed), or double rooms (two full-size beds). Our standard rooms have a kitchenette which includes a full-size refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, cooktop range, coffee maker, toaster, pots and pans, cooking utensils, and place settings for four, along with a 27-inch TV and a DVD player. Our fitness facility is free and open 24 hours. Our guest laundry is free to all guests. Our hotel does not accept pets.
Low and slow pit barbecue at its finest. We have sandwiches; plate dinners; a kids menu; specialty items; pizzas; and desserts.
Bring the family for a relaxed lunch or dinner.
Spend the night off of the busy Branson strip. We are on three, flat acres, with large outdoor pool and hot tub. All rooms include pillow-top beds, an activity table and chairs, self dimming alarm clock radio, smoke detectors, electronic door locks, separate dressing vanity and sound dampening masonry walls.
You must be 21 to reserve a room. Located across from Shoji Tabuchi Theater and the IMAX Complex.
We are the only franchised hotel in the Cassville area. Interior corridors. Pets weighing 20 lbs and less are welcome for a nightly charge of $10 per pet.
Eight miles from Roaring River State Park.
Locally owned and operated, America's Best Value Inn is located at 711 N. Route 15 on the north edge of Shelbina, a half mile from the Shelby County Fairgrounds and three minutes from the local shopping and business districts. Open 24 hours.
Rooms include HBO and free local calls. Located off of I-29.
Guestrooms include: free Wi-Fi; cable TV with HBO; alarm clock; hairdryer; and free local calls.
Start your day with our free, hot deluxe continental breakfast, including waffles, oatmeal, breads, muffins, yogurt, juice and coffee. Enjoy a refreshing swim in our outdoor pool, open Memorial Day-Labor Day.
Each of our locations provides access to Kansas City's attractions. Each location offers you free local calls, free hi-speed wireless Internet access, outdoor pool, and coin-operated laundry.
American Inns offer three locations in the Kansas City, Missouri, area: I-70 and Woods Chapel Road in Blue Springs; I-70 and Noland Road in Independence; and I-35 and Armour Road in North Kansas City.
Our North Kansas City location is a full-service location featuring Spirits Restaurant and Spirit's Alibi Lounge. Should you have a meeting or reunion planned, allow us to assist you in North Kansas City or Independence meeting facilities.
Each of our locations provides access to Kansas City's attractions. Each location offers you free local calls, free hi-speed wireless Internet access, outdoor pool, and coin-operated laundry.American Inns offer three locations in the Kansas City, Missouri, area: I-70 and Woods Chapel Road in Blue Springs; I-70 and Noland Road in Independence; and I-35 and Armour Road in North Kansas City.
Our North Kansas City location is a full-service location featuring Spirits Restaurant and Spirit's Alibi Lounge. Should you have a meeting or reunion planned, allow us to assist you in North Kansas City or Independence in our meeting facilities.
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