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Join the fun at the Arcadia Valley Bar-B-Que Battle on the grounds of the Historic Iron County Courthouse. $4000 in payouts. Live bands, beer garden, food vendors, washer tournament. Sanctioned by the St. Louis BBQ society.
2014 Fall Mountain Musical Festival: join us October 17, 18 and 19 for a fun filled weekend of music and fun! Friday evening begins with our final Friday of "Pickin on the square." Bring your acoustic instruments and join in the fun.
A large community parade kicks off the festivities on Saturday, followed by a full day of music, food, and dancing. Many vendors set up around the town square to display their crafts. A small train is available for the children and a horse drawn carriage gives rides as well. There is something here for everyone.
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.
Join us for a festival of gospel music with: The Lesters; The Perrys; Tribute Quartet; Mark Trammell Quartet; The Talleys; BIG Mo; Karen Peck & New River; Gordon Mote; The Diplomats; Jerry & Little Jan Goff; Brian Free & Assurance; The Hoppers; New Horizons and The Blackwood Brothers.
This music festival takes place in the ballroom at Meramec Caverns. Seating is limited.
This is a fun Halloween float trip. Join Lay Z Day Canoes and Camping on the Big Piney River in St. Robert for a Haunted River Float. Floats depart every half-hour from Lay-Z-Day Canoe Outfitters.
Once you are in the raft there is no turning back from whatever may be lurking in the river. After the float, you walk through the haunted forest and hop a hay wagon for a ride back to the campground. At the campground, there is a nice warm bon fire.
Camping is available by reservation; a separate fee applies.
Information can be found on our website and Facebook page; and you can call or email for details and reservations.
Cost: $25; ages 6-12, $10; younger than 6, free.
NOTE: Held on the dates specified only.
Trail ride your horse through the beautiful Ozarks led by an experienced guide. Ride starts with Sunday breakfast and ends with Saturday breakfast. Sack lunches provided for the trail.
Fully-equipped campsites with covered horse stalls available. Also a motel and bunkhouse available on site. Enjoy a swimming Pool and fishing.
Rental horses also available.
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.
Join us for the 58th Annual National Tom Sawyer Days. Festivities include, among other activities: a craft fair; parade; fireworks over the Mississippi; the Tom Sawyer and Becky Thatcher Contest; frog jumping contest.
An annual tradition 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.
Activities take place in and around downtown Hannibal.
Join us for our Arcadia Valley Mountain Music Festival now held every May and October! We are conveniently located only 80 miles from St. Louis in the outdoor recreation capital of Missouri's Arcadia Valley and Black River Recreation Area. Admission is FREE for these wonderful family events!
Activities center around the historic Iron County Courthouse square on Main Street in Ironton in the beautiful Arcadia Valley Region. You'll find music, music, music everywhere you turn! Be sure to make your lodging reservations early! So, if you're looking for Missouri bluegrass festivals and old time mountain and Americana music, make your plans now to attend our Arcadia Valley Mountain Music Festivals this year.
Enjoy a variety of vendors, crafters and even a miniature train ride for the kids! There'll be a stage set up for pickers, so be sure to bring your instruments!
This year's featured artists include:
The festival will kick off on Friday with "Pickin' on the Square."
Saturday starts with a fun run/walk to support the local Sports Complex. Festivities will continue throughout the day on Saturday, including 2 sets by our featured artists. Sunday's events start at noon and go throughout the afternoon with more music and festivities.
Come join us to experience the best spring music festival in Missouri!
Keep your calendar open for a new gathering of Spyder and motorcycle enthusiasts scheduled for June 19-22, 2014 at Cowtown USA of Cuba, MO.
Pre-Registration is $35.00 per person until May 19 and after that it will go to $45.00 per person. Registration includes one T-shirt, dinner on Friday and Saturday evenings plus one SpyderWeb Run ticket and a goody bag.
There will be guided rides and a SpyderWeb Run with a grand prize of a complete bike wrap, design, proof and installation by Sign Effx (retails for $2,000). Other nice prizes keep coming in and additional info to come.
Registration is officially open! Spyder JAM USA 2014.
Mention Spyder Jam at any of the lodging options listed on our website and receive a discount.
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.
An authentic, circa 1875 hotel located near the confluence of the Osage River and the Missouri River. The Dauphine has been carefully restored, combining original architecture and furnishings with modern amenities to ensure your comfort.
Choose from seven guestrooms, furnished with antique dressers and iron beds original to the hotel. All guestrooms have a private bathroom; one features a two-person jetted tub.
Breakfast is cooked to order and served at your leisure in the large kitchen.
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.
Renovated Spring 2011, this two-bedroom condo has a panoramic main channel view to match. Relax in the master suite, with brand new bedding for the king bed, and deck access. The adjoining master bath (shower/tub combo) has new lighting and hardware. The second bedroom has a queen bed and its own private deck. The second bathroom also has a shower/tub combo.
If you have six people coming, no worries: A queen sleeper sofa pulls out for extra guests. The dining table has comfortable seating for six and there's a gas grill on the deck.Be sure to bring your boat; a 10-foot by 28-foot boat slip included with this unit.
If you need to stay connected, this unit has wireless Internet available. The Falls has two outdoor pools, a tennis court, a basketball court and a playground. We have two units at the Falls complex, so if you have a group of 12 or fewer, this could be your location. This condo is located on Horseshoe Bend off Carol Road or on the 2.5-Mile-Marker by water. There are only three steps down from the parking lot into the unit.
Harbor Heights Hideaway is located in Osage Beach across from the outlet mall and by water at the 17.5-Mile-Marker. You will enjoy a great main channel view from either of two decks overlooking the water. Features include two master bedrooms, each with a queen bed, semi-private bath and deck access, a third bedroom with two twin beds and a family room with a queen sleeper and futon.
Other features include a full kitchen, breakfast bar, wet bar and game room with a foosball table and a large deck with a gas grill. Located within 15 minutes of golf, restaurants, attractions (such as Miner Mikes indoor amusement park) and shopping including the 110-store outlet mall with a five-screen movie theater. Home also comes with a covered 12-foot by 28-foot dock with one slip and swim platform.
Rates vary by season and a minimum stay is required. Please see our website for more details.
Monarch Cove is located on Horseshoe Bend in Lake Ozark. This three-bedroom, two bath unit has been updated featuring a large master suite with a king bed, private bath and walk-in closet. The second and third bedrooms each feature queen beds and have exterior doors to the patios overlooking the water.
Located in the heart of Lake Ozark and by water at the 1-Mile-Marker. You will enjoy a view of the cove located just off the main channel. Features include two master suites each with a queen bed, private bath and walk-in closets. There are two guest bedrooms each with two twin beds.
There's a full kitchen, living and family room, flat screen TVs, gas grill, two screened decks, and the unit comes complete with a 14-foot by 36-foot covered slip. The family room features a wet bar, fooseball table and a large wrap-around couch for relaxing. Located within 20 minutes of golf (Seasons Ridge and Osage National), restaurants (JJ Twigs and the Blue Heron), attractions and shopping. Complex offers a pool (unit overlooks the pool) and an elevator to the unit.
Paradise Point features a large master suite with a king bed and private bath; the main level includes the kitchen, dining area, living room with three stories of windows overlooking the lake, a half-bath, and laundry room. The lower level features two bedrooms, one with a view of the lake, and a family room.
Exit the lower level and it's just a short walk to the private dock, which features two slips with hoists, personal watercraft slip and a swim platform.
Staley Estates is located on Horseshoe Bend and by water at the 3-Mile-Marker. You will enjoy a view of the cove just off the main channel. Features a master suite with a king bed, private bath and TV; second bedroom with a queen bed; and the third bedroom features two twin beds, all located on the main walk-in level.
Full kitchen, dining area, living room, bath, laundry area and large deck with a gas grill on the lower level. Home was remodeled last year with new tile and counter tops in kitchen, new appliances and an oak staircase leading to the lower level. Located within 15 minutes of golf (Seasons Ridge), restaurants (Blue Heron), attractions and shopping, including the 110-store outlet mall. Nice cove location with a cove view. Home also comes with a 10-foot by 28-foot covered boat slip and swim platform.
This three-bedroom, 2.5-bath waterfront home is located at the 8.5-Mile-Marker on Bittersweet Road in the Horseshoe Bend area of the Lake of the Ozarks. Offering two queen size beds, two twin beds and one sleeper sofa, this home sleeps eight people. Enjoy the beautiful view of the water from the deck. Also included is a 10-foot by 24-foot boat dock with a swim platform.
Teak Village 2 is located off Bittersweet Road on Horseshoe Bend and by water at the 8.5-Mile-Marker. You will enjoy a great view from the large deck overlooking the cove just off the main channel. Features include a master suite with a king bed, private bath and private deck, guest bedroom with a queen bed, third bedroom with two twin beds, a loft area with a double futon, two queen sleeper sofas, full kitchen, two dining areas, breakfast bar and large deck with a gas grill. Located within 25 minutes of a variety of attractions, including The Cove golf course, HK's and the Blue Heron restaurants and shopping options, including the 110-store outlet mall. Home also comes with a private dock with two slips (12-foot by 34-foot and 10-foot by 34-foot) and a swim platform.
Timberlake Village 842 is on the beautiful North Shore and by water at the 5-Mile-Marker. You will enjoy a view of the cove located just off the main channel. Features include a master suite with large private bath (jetted tub) and deck access, two guest suites each with a private bath, one features a queen bed and the other features two twin beds.
There's a full kitchen, living room with a flat screen TV, high-speed Internet and electric fireplace. The screened deck features plenty of seating, a gas grill and a nice view of the cove. The unit comes complete with a 12-foot by 36-foot covered slip at no extra charge (a $20 per night value).
Located within 20 minutes of golf (Osage National), restaurants, attractions and 15 minutes from shopping, including the 110-store outlet mall. Complex offers multiple pools (unit is right next to one of the pools) and a small playground for the kids.
Rates vary by season and a minimum stay is required. Please see website for details.
Tree Loft 108 is nestled among the trees in a truly unique Four Seasons community. The octagon shaped homes have three levels: the main living level, which includes the master bedroom, bath, living room, kitchen and dining room; a downstairs bedroom complete with queen bed plus a full bath; and an upstairs loft with a queen bed and a half bath.
Amenities include use of an indoor pool (year-round) complete with sauna and hot tubs, two outdoor pools (one next to the indoor pool and one overlooking the Lake of the Ozarks), tennis court and basketball court. The indoor pool is only a few hundred feet from the home. You get condominium amenities with the privacy of your own home.
Within 20 minutes of shopping, attractions, fine dining (Ruthie D's & Lil Rizzos) and a great location for golfers with the Season's Ridge golf course about 10 minutes away. This unit has been updated over the last two years with new living room furniture, dining set, bedrooms and TVs.
Unique two-bedroom, 2.5-bath octagon-shaped home nestled among the tree tops in a small village setting. Features include three outdoor pools, an indoor pool and tennis courts. Tree Top Village is located on Horseshoe Bend/Lake Ozark and by water at the 12.5-Mile-Marker.
Features include a master suite with a king bed and private bath, guest bedroom with a queen bed, a double futon, a full kitchen, extra half-bath, and dining area.
The village offers a three outdoor pools, an indoor pool with a sauna and hot tubs, tennis courts and other amenities. We have another home located within the village to accomodate groups needing two properties.
Centrally located in Osage Beach, this four-bedroom (plus loft), two-bath home offers convenient access to a variety of attractions. It's less than 10 minutes to the 110-store outlet mall. Situated at the 19-Mile-Marker, with a cove location, a great main channel view and a one-well dock.
The home has three televisions, a spacious kitchen and formal dining area complete with a view of the lake. Enjoy the large deck overlooking the water. Features a king bed in the master bedroom, two queen beds, one double bed, three twin beds in the loft (bunk w/trundle) and a queen sleeper sofa to sleep 13 people comfortably.
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 strip. We are on three, flat acres, with large outdoor pool and hot tub. All rooms include pillow-top beds with fridge/micro no extra charge, an activity table and chairs, self dimming alarm clock radio, smoke detectors, electronic door locks, separate dressing vanity and sound dampening masonry walls. Breakfast includes scrambled eggs with biscuits and gravy or French toast, hot and cold cereals, fruit, pastries, breads, coffee and juice. You must be 21 to reserve a room. Located across from Shoji Tabuchi Theater and the IMAX Complex.
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