Thursday, September 25, 2014

Family-Fun at the Lake of the Ozarks this Fall!

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When thinking about vacationing at the Lake of the Ozarks, many people think about Summer and being out on the water.  However, the Lake is a beautiful place during the Fall season!  You can experience the gorgeous fall foliage and participate in many Fall festivals and events. Here are a few dates to mark on your calendar for some family-fun at the Lake this Fall!

Blues, Bays & BBQ - September 27 

It’s going to be a really great day at Seven Springs Winery! This can't miss event includes an amateur grilling & BBQ competition, a blues band competition, vendor booths, a silent auction, pony rides and a bounce house for the kids and more. The event runs from 1-4 pm and admission is $10 per person. All proceeds go to benefit the Forget Me Not Horse Rescue & Sanctuary.

29th Annual Turkey Festival in Eldon - September 27 

The Eldon Turkey Festival will feature a parade, music, food, car show, demolition derby, figure eight derby and much, much more!  Don't forget a canned food item for the food drive to benefit the Eldon Food Pantry.  For more information, please visit:

Versailles Olde Tyme Apple Festival - October 4

The Versailles Area Chamber of Commerice is proud to host the 35th Annual Olde Tyme Apple Festival. This award-winning festival is enjoyed by thousands of festival-goers from all over the state and beyond. This year’s theme is Jumpin’ and Jivin’ to the 1940′s.  For more details please visit:

29th Annual Fall Harbor Hop - October 11 

Draw cards at more than 40 locations around the Lake of the Ozarks to make a winning poker hand in the Fall Harbor Hop.  Enter at any of the Harbor Hop locations and enjoy the stops around the Lake before turning in your hand by 7 p.m.  For more information please visit:

Apple Butter Days - October 17 & 18

Many crafters with a variety of items will be at the Camden County Museum in Linn Creek from 9 am to 5 pm both days.  The event will include craft demonstrations, a quilt raffle and of course apple butter and pies will be available.  Admission is free, with a chili and soup lunch available for a donation.

Lake Area Fiber Arts Festival - October 18 

A fiber art display and a wide variety of vendor booths selling fiber art or materials and supplies which support the practice of fiber arts. The Lake Area Fiber Artists will also offer a large sale area of finished items made by their own members.  The festival will be from 9 am to 4 pm at 1064 N. Bus. Route 5 in Camdenton.

Summerset Inn is the perfect place to stay during your fall family vacation at the Lake! Our central location puts you just minutes from all the Lake area attractions and events.  Contact us today at 573-348-5073 to set up your reservations at our family-friendly resort at the Lake of the Ozarks!

Summerset Inn Resort & Villas
1165 Jeffries Road Osage Beach, MO  65065

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Thursday, September 18, 2014

3 Great Events at the Lake of the Ozarks this Weekend!

The Fall Season is filled with great family-fun events!  Even though Summer is over, Lake of the Ozarks vacations are still a great weekend getaway.  Summerset Inn is the perfect place to stay while you're here.  Here are three great events you won't want to miss at the Lake of the Ozarks this weekend!

Lake of the Ozarks Fall Boat Show 

The Lake of the Ozarks Marine Dealers Fall Boat Show will be held at Captain Ron's located at the 34 1/2 Mile Marker. There will be over 100 boats including new cruisers, performance boats, runabouts, personal watercraft and a good selection of quality pre-owned boats. Admission is $6 for adults and $1 of that goes to Kids' Harbor Child Advocacy Center.  Children 12 & under are free. Show hours are as follows:
  • Friday, September 19 from 1PM-7PM
  • Saturday, September 20 from 10AM-7PM
  • Sunday, September 21 from 10AM-4PM

Lake of the Ozarks Air Show

Come enjoy a day of celebrating our military, aviation, and more. Featuring multiple air show acts, vendor booths, a ping pong drop and other kid activities, this salute to our veterans will be a day to remember.  The event starts at 7:30 AM this Saturday morning.  For more information log on to or contact Camdenton Memorial Airport 573-346-0300.

His and Hers Golf Tournament

Dogwood Hills Golf Resort Back by popular demand, the His and Hers is returning to Dogwood Hills! Partner up for this event and play 3 different formats all in one fun fulled tournament. 9-holes best ball, 9-holes scramble and 9-holes alternate shoot.  The tournament begins at 1 PM this Saturday. For more information, contact Dogwood Hills at 573-348-3153. 

Our small resort on the Lake of the Ozarks is your home away from home.  The central location of Summerset Inn puts you just minutes away from these events and all the other Lake area attractions. Contact us today at 573-348-5073 to set up your fall reservations. 

Summerset Inn Resort & Villas
1165 Jeffries Road Osage Beach, MO  65065

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Monday, September 8, 2014

Lake of the Ozarks Bikfest this Weekend!

Summerset Inn Resort is within walking distance of Dog Days Bar & Grill, making it the perfect place to stay during Lake Bikefest 2014!  Dog Days Bar & Grill is not only one of the vendor villages for the event, but also a stop on the Passport Ride and a great place to grab some dinner and drinks.  The event starts this Thursday, so hurry and book  your reservations!

Lake Bikefest Entertainment

Camden on the Lake will be hosting this year's Headliners on Friday and Saturday.  For a complete list of all the rockin' concerts, please visit
  • Mustang Sally - Friday, September 12
  • Edge of Forever - Friday, September 12
  • Hells Bells - Saturday, September 13 

Lake Bikefest Vendor Villages 

  • Dog Days Bar & Grill
  • Lake of the Ozarks Harley Davidson Shop
  • Bagnell Dam Bait Shop & Campground 
  • Surdyke Yamaha
  • Toad Cove Compound
  • Yacht Club Powersports 

Lake Bikefest Passport Ride 

By participating in this year's Passport Ride, you have the opportunity to win a brand new 2013 Harley-Davidson FLD Switchback!  Be sure to pick up your passport and get it stamped at all the stop locations for your chance to win.  Passports must be turned in by 11 AM on Sunday at the official passport booth at the Lake of the Ozarks Harley-Davidson.  For a list of passport stop locations, click here.

Other Lake Bikefest Events

  • Bridal Cave Tours - 25% Off September 11-14
  • Iguana Fireworks at Iguana Cove - Thursday, September 11 at 9:15 PM
  • Laurie Hillbilly Fair - September 12-14 at the Laurie Fairgrounds
  • Bikefest Auction at Surdyke Yamaha - Saturday, September 13 from Noon-3 PM
  • Bike Show at The Dam Bait Shop & Campground - Saturday, September 13 from Noon-5 PM
  • Hot Biker Babe Contest at The Dam Bait Shop & Campground - Saturday, September 13 at 9 PM
  • Eldon VFW Gun Show - Saturday, September 13 from 9-5 and Sunday, September 14 from 9-3
  • Service, Free Lunch and Bike Blessings at Osage Beach First Assembly of God Church - Sunday, September 14 from 10:30-11:30 AM
  • 1st Annual Benefit Grand Glaize Bridge Car Show - Sunday, September 14 from 3-7 PM

Visit for more information on the event.

To set up reservations for Lake Bikefest 2014, give us a call at 573-348-5073.  Accomodations include one, two, three and five bedroom units that you can mix and match to work for any size group!  When choosing Summerset Inn, you're moving up to one of the finest small resorts at the Lake of the Ozarks. Where great friends make great memories!

Summerset Inn Resort & Villas
1165 Jeffries Road Osage Beach, MO  65065

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Friday, September 5, 2014

Make Your Dream Wedding Come True at Summerset Inn Resort

Many of us dream of a beautiful beach wedding, sand under our feet and the waves crashing in the background. Sometimes its not always possible to fly everyone out to some exotic location, but you can still have your dreams come true! Summerset Inn Resort at the Lake of the Ozarks is the perfect place for a wedding!

Weddings at Summerset Inn

Recently, we hosted a beautiful "beach" wedding right here at our Lake of the Ozarks resort!  With the Lake as the backdrop, this wedding turned out to be a spectacular event.  Take a look at some of the photos from this special day:

Accommodations at Summerset Inn

Hosting your wedding at the Lake is easy with the help of the Summerset staff.  Not only do we have a beautiful place for the ceremony, we have plenty of room for all your guests to stay!  From single rooms to five bedroom units, we can accommodate your entire family and friends.  Our central location is the perfect place to stay because you're just minutes from fine dining restaurants, perfect for the rehearsal dinner and shopping for those last minute needed items.

Summerset Inn Resort can make your beach wedding dreams come true...on just a spot of sand!  For more information on hosting your Lake of the Ozarks wedding at our resort, contact us at 573-348-5073.  From accommodations to ceremony venue, we've got you covered!

Summerset Inn Resort & Villas
1165 Jeffries Road Osage Beach, MO  65065

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