Independence Day celebrations

Fireworks displays light up the night at Lake of the Ozarks to celebrate the 4th of July holiday.


From fireworks to annual events, here’s our guide to the Independence Day celebrations being held at Lake of the Ozarks.

Dale Hollow Winery
314 E. 1st Street, Stover

Enjoy wine, live music and a fireworks show at dusk on June 30.

Encounter Cove July Bash
1650 Koehler Dr., Roach

A July Bash will be held with fireworks at dusk on July 1. Viewing by land is a $15 entry fee includes fireworks show, land inflatables, sand volleyball, mini golf, disc golf, cornhole and access to other amenities for an additional fee. Event held from 3-10 p.m.
For more information, go to July Bash hosted by Encounter Cove on Facebook.

Regalia Hotel & Conference Center
250 Racquet Club Dr.

A pool party with live music and a fireworks show will be held July 1. Pool opens at 11 a.m. with music by DJ Eppelbeatz at 1 p.m. and DJ Good Vibez at 5 p.m. Fireworks at 9 p.m. Free and open to the public.

City of Linn Creek
LOSA Soccer Fields on Cape Woods Dr., Linn Creek

Hosted by the city of Linn Creek, bring a blanket and chair to enjoy a fireworks show on the LOSA Soccer Fields on July 2.

Holiday Hills Marina
2825 Lick Creek Rd., Edwards

Fireworks by water or land on July 2.

Captain Ron’s
82 Aloha Ln., Sunrise Beach | 34.5-mile marker

Held July 3 at dark. Watch by land or water.

Lodge of Four Seasons
315 Four Seasons Dr., Lake Ozark | 13-mile marker

Held on July 4, access to onsite fireworks is for overnight guests only. The public can rent cabanas by the pool or reserve a table at Fire and Ice or the Rooftop Bar. Call for advance table reservations to 573-365-8009.

Margaritaville Lake Resort

494 Tan Tara Estates Dr., Osage Beach | 26-mile marker

Held on July 4. Watching by land open to guests only. Take a boat ride to see the fireworks display by water on the Tropic Island Cruises yacht. Docked at Margaritaville, the boat takes off at 8 p.m., boarding at 7:30 p.m. Advanced reservations are required. Cost is $45 for adults, $30 for children ages 3-10 and free for infants ages 2 and under.
For more information, go to

Bear Bottom Resort
123 Bear Bottom Drive, Sunrise Beach | 38-mile marker

A special show will be held on July 4 to celebrate the holiday, but every Saturday during the summer a spectacular show is presented by Premier Pyrotechnics. Starts at 9:45 p.m. Held every Saturday through Sept. 3, and on additional days during holiday weekends (July 4 & Sept. 4).

Point Randall Resort
1584 Susan Rd., Lake Ozark | 2-mile marker

A professional fireworks show on the water on July 4 at dusk. Best viewed by water.

City of Eldon celebration (fireworks show canceled)
Eldon Air Park

The city of Eldon will host a 4th of July celebration event on July 4. A 5K will be held at 7:30 a.m. in front of City Hall. A free swim will be from 12-2 p.m. at the city aquatics center. Live music and vendors will be at the Air Park. For more information or to sign up for the 5K, call 573-392-2156.

Lake Valley Country Club
367 C.C. Blair Dr., Camdenton

Fireworks at dusk on the golf course on July 4. Games and entertainment for the kids and a barbecue will be held.

Wet Spot Bar & Grill
33880 Ivy Bend Rd., Stover

Fireworks display by land or water on July 4.

Bagnell Dam Fireworks
1009 Bagnell Dam Blvd., Lake Ozark

Take a cruise on the Celebration to see fireworks on the water July 1. Boarding is at 8 a.m. for a relaxing sunset cruise, followed by the fireworks show. Cost is $45 for adults ages 11+, $30 for children ages 3-10 and free for those 2 and under.
For more information, go to