Bicycle Rodeo and Bike Safety Rodeo to be held July 27 in Osage Beach

Sponsored by the 2nd Chance Bikes Run through the Ozark Coast Kiwanis chapter, the Bicycle Rodeo and Bike Safety Rodeo will be held from 9 a.m.-noon on Saturday, July 27 at the Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks campus parking lot, which is located at 900 College Blvd. in Osage Beach.

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‘Family Travel with Colleen Kelly’ films episode for second season at Lake of the Ozarks

National Public Television show host says Lake now tops one of her favorite destinations

Last week, seasoned travel expert and writer Colleen Keely explored many unique attractions at the Lake while filming an episode of her television show, “Family Travel with Colleen Kelly.” The episode will air in the spring as part of the show’s second season.

Take a local challenge to celebrate National Ice Cream Day

National Ice Cream Day is Sunday, July 20 and one local Versailles business is asking guests to embark on a challenge to celebrate it in full.

Midwest Wine & Brew Festival celebrates 21 years in August

The Lake Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its 21st Annual Midwest Wine & Brew Festival from 2-5 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 9 at the Country Club Hotel & Spa in Lake Ozark.

Swing dance into a ‘Beach Party’ Saturday

The Lake of the Ozarks Swing Dance Club will host its Beach Party Swing Dance Saturday in the Palazzo Room at the Country Club Hotel, located on Carol Road off of Horseshoe Bend Parkway in Lake Ozark.

Good News Blues Festival July 26 on the Strip in Lake Ozark

The Good News Blues Festival is held beginning at 6 p.m., Saturday, July 26 with the Sanctified Blues Band followed by the Joe Lewis Band at 8 p.m. on Luby’s State on the Bagnell Dam Strip in Lake Ozark.

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Photo Quest 2014 contest prepares to capture winners

Entries accepted through Friday, July 18

The Lake Arts Council and Lake Area Camera Club present Photo Quest 2014.

Lake Area Community Orchestra continues its 2014 summer series in Versailles

The Lake Area Community Orchestra continues its nine-concert summer schedule Tuesday, July 22 at The Royal Theatre in Versailles.

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Find out who is ‘The Princess Who Had No Name’

The Young People’s Theater at the Camden County Museum delivers a delightful spin on fairy tale classics this weekend

A princess wakens on the forest floor, not remembering her name or how she got there. On Friday and Saturday evenings, the talented young cast of fair tale characters will help the mysterious princess find her identity and home in the delightful Young People’s Theater performance of “The Princess Who Had No Name” at the Camden County Museum in Linn Creek.

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Around the Lake: PBS is at the Lake for ‘Family Travel with Colleen Kelly’

The Lake of the Ozarks Convention & Visitor Bureau in partnership with Tri-County Lodging Association is excited to host “Family Travel with Colleen Kelly” this week at the Lake of the Ozarks.

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From pen to production: ‘Ting Pao’s Chinese Laundry’ takes the stage

SBLT presents local director’s original musical this weekend in Sunrise Beach

After years of research, composing, writing, and finding the right time to produce her work, Cheryl Glawe’s original musical, “Ting Pao’s Chinese Laundry,” will take the Sunrise Beach Little Theatre stage Thursday through Sunday at the Sunrise Beach Community Center, located on North Highway 5 in Sunrise Beach.

‘This is Versailles’ DVD now available at Morgan County Museum

One businessman and historian, along with a handful of dedicated professionals and volunteers, have captured what their community has to offer on film for television and home video viewers with “This is Versailles.”

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Hot Summer Nights gives “Salute to the Muscle Car Era’ Friday

The third 2014 Hot Summer Nights “Cruise In” event celebrates 50 years of muscle cars as it gives “Salute to the Muscle Car Era” Friday night on Bagnell Dam Strip in Lake Ozark.

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iBerrys rock Sports Pub@2107 in premier showcase

Ensemble special events group to perform July 4-5 at Captain Ron’s

on the evening of June 25, hundreds of people packed the Sports Pub@2107 to standing-room-only capacity to listen to the debut of the iBerrys, a nine-member band that willfully defies a set genre.

Around the Lake: Midwest Wine & Brew Festival returns Aug. 9 to Lake Area

Perhaps this year on the 4th you are enjoying a nice glass of pinot or opening the new craft brew you had purchased at your favorite brewery. Imagine you are sitting on your deck enjoying the sunset and it hits you, the Midwest Wine & Brew Festival is next month!