Tons of Fun Events in July at the Lake of the Ozarks

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Last week our blog covered all of the 4th of July Fun at the Lake of the Ozarks, and this week we're featuring some of the other exciting things going on during the rest of this great summer month. The lake area has plenty to do and see on a regular day to make you want to vacation at the Lake of the Ozarks, but these awesome events just may give you that added incentive to finally book your stay here with Lake Ozark Vacations

Monthly Summer Events
Each month, spring through fall, there are some great events happening on the historic Bagnell Dam Strip. If you are a classic car enthusiast, motorcycle lover, or just enjoy an exciting family fun night out, you'll want to join us for these annual events.  

Hot Summer Nights
Friday, July 14
This free, award-winning, family fun event takes place every 2nd Friday of the month on the historic Bagnell Dam Strip. This month the theme will be "Bikes, Trikes, & Trucks." From 6-11 pm, rain or shine, you will see all makes and models of cars, trucks, and motorcycles on display lined up along the roadway. There will be live entertainment, games, kids' activities, great food, and more all evening long.   

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Lake of the Ozarks Bike Night
Thursday, July 20
If you're a motorcycle enthusiast, you know that a cruise around the lake area is one of the most scenic rides you can experience. The 3rd Thursday of every month on the historic Bagnell Dam Strip, bikers gather to enjoy live music, prizes, giveaways, and more. You can even register to win a customized Harley-Davidson Fat Boy while you're there. 

The lake area is graced by amazing musical talent all year long in many of the local restaurants and bars. In July, some of the best live music at the Lake of the Ozarks will be taking place. These are definitely events worth traveling to the lake area for. 

AquaPalooza 2017
Saturday, July 15
This annual concert on the water is slated as the lake's largest family boating event! Dog Days Bar & Grill in Osage Beach sets up a lakeside stage for 4 incredible bands to perform on from noon-5 pm. You can enjoy the concert from the restaurant if you travel by land, but most people attend by boat, tie up to each other, and party from the water. Bands include: Scott Duncan, The Mixtapes, the Chris Weaver Band, and the Elton John Experience.   

Ronnie Milsap
Saturday, July 15
Shawnee Bluff Vineyard in Eldon will host country music legend Ronnie Milsap on their outdoor stage under the stars. This is an all-ages show. Parking is $5, and 50% of the proceeds from that goes to a local charity- L.A.M.B. Every concert at the vineyard closes with an impressive fireworks display.

Ted Nugent with Kentucky Headhunters
Saturday, July 29
Ted Nugent has carved a permanent place in rock & roll history as the ultimate guitar-shredding showman, and the Kentucky Headhunters perform some of the best Southern rock you've ever heard. You can see them both onstage at the Ozarks Amphitheater outdoor concert venue in Camdenton.  

More Fireworks
The 4th of July isn't the only time you can enjoy some incredible fireworks displays at the Lake of the Ozarks. Here are 2 more impressive ones that you won't want to miss while you're in town. 

Celebration Fireworks Cruise
Friday, July 14
In conjunction with Hot Summer Nights on the Bagnell Dam Strip, the Celebration II Cruise Ship will take you out on the lake to enjoy a fantastic fireworks display from the water. The cruise heads out at 8:30 pm, and a snack and beverage bar will be available. Purchase your tickets early before they sell out. 

Fireworks Spectacular at Seven Springs Winery
Saturday, July 22
Get ready for an amazing evening of wine, barbecue, and fireworks! Reservations are required for this event in Osage Beach, and if you're attending with a large group of up to 12, you can reserve special seating with a wait staff.

There are 7 incredible reasons that you need to start planning your July vacation to the lake area right now! Staying in one of our vacation rentals at the Lake of the Ozarks lets you enjoy the trip in a comfortable, private, home away from home. 

We have lots of different condos and houses for rent in many different areas around the lake. Give us a call at 1-800-237-3434 or visit our website to book your stay today. Lake Ozark Vacations is here to make sure your visit to our beautiful area is fun, pleasant, and memorable.  

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