Independence Day Fireworks and Festivities at the Lake of the Ozarks


Visitors to Central Missouri’s Lake of the Ozarks over the upcoming Fourth of July holiday weekend are in for fantastic fireworks displays and lots of family fun.

Several Lake of the Ozarks resorts, restaurants, attractions and communities celebrate America’s independence over the holiday weekend with fireworks displays and special events for their guests and Lake-area visitors. Some of the resorts hosting fireworks displays include The Lodge of Four Seasons and Point Randall Resort, both in Lake Ozark, Margaritaville Lake Resort in Osage Beach and Bear Bottom Resort in Sunrise Beach. Additionally, Captain Ron’s Bar and Grill in Sunrise Beach, Lake Valley Golf Club in Camdenton and Celebration Cruises in Lake Ozark also host fireworks and entertainment for their guests. The City of Eldon’s July 4th Celebration has a 5K, a parade and other activities throughout the day culminating in fireworks at dusk.

There also will be live musical performances at the various Lake-area entertainment complexes, restaurants, resorts and night spots throughout the extended holiday weekend.

Visitors interested in watching the fireworks or learning more about the exciting entertainment options at the Lake should reach out to the business of their choice or visit for a complete list of events and activities taking place over the holiday.

Your Lake of the Ozarks Adventure Awaits

Anyone traveling to the Lake of the Ozarks can choose from a variety of accommodations that will fit every style and budget. There are full-service large-scale resorts and smaller family-owned and operated resorts as well as charming bed and breakfasts or comfortable cabins and cottages. There is no shortage of fully furnished vacation rental homes and condominiums to choose from. There also is a selection of familiar hotels and motels at the Lake. For those who prefer sleeping under the stars, there are spacious campgrounds and RV parks interspersed throughout the area.

For more fun vacation ideas, or to learn more about all the year around events, attractions, as well as lodging and dining options available at the nation’s “Best Recreational Lake” and “Best Lake for Water Sports,” call the Lake of the Ozarks Convention and Visitor Bureau (CVB) at 1-800-FUN-LAKE, or visit

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