Bagnell Dam Strip Association - Lake of the Ozarks MIssouri
Bagnell Dam Strip Association
2013 Events held on Bagnell Dam Strip

2013 Mardi Gras Pub Crawl
Feb 16 2013
Time: 3PM - Close
Venue: Multiple Venues
Where: Entire Lake Area MS
Phone: 1-800-386-5253
Email: info@lakepubcrawl.com 
Website: http://www.lakepubcrawl.com 
Description: The Lake's biggest winter event! 22 bars will participate in the 2013 Pub Crawl. $7 gets you a wristband to to ride the busses as well as entry in to all participating locations including pick up and drop off to sponsoring hotels. Don't forget your Mardi Gras attire!

29th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade
Mar 16 2013
Time: 1pm
Venue: Bagnell Dam Strip
Where: Bagnell Dam Blvd Lake Ozark MO 65049
Phone: 573-348-1599
Email: info@funlake.com 
Description: Join in the fun of an old fashioned parade with floats, marching bands and candy and goodies for the young and young at heart. Many of the local restaurants along the strip will be offering specials and corned beef and cabbage feasts.

25th Annual Magic Dragon Street Meet Nationals
May 3 2013 - May 4 2013
Venue: Historic Bagnell Dam Strip
Where: Lake Ozark MO 65049
Phone: 573-964-1008
Website: http://www.magicdragoncarshow.com 
Description: A unique show for all makes, models, and years of cars, trucks, and motorcycles. Vehicles from across the US travel to the Bagnell Dam Strip to show off their street style. Event is free and fun for all.

16th Annual Spring Harbor Hop 
May 4 2013
Time: varies
Venue: Lake of the Ozarks
Where: Osage Beach MO 65065
Phone: 1-800-funlake
Website: http://www.funlake.com/harborhop/ 
Description: One of the Lake of the Ozarks largest events of the year! Kick off the boating season by participating in the 16th Annual Spring Harbor Hop. Dozens of the Lakes best Restaurants and Marinas will be set up as checkpoints for participants to draw a card and try and win the best and worst hands. Prizes are awarded to winners, and anyone can play!

Hot Summer Nights
May 10 2013
Time: 6pm
Venue: Bagnell Dam Strip in Lake Ozark
Where: Bagnell Dam Strip Lake Ozark MO 65049
Phone: 573-964-1008
Website: http://www.cruisehotsummernights.com 
Description: Hot Summer Nights on the Bagnell Dam Strip in Lake Ozark from 6-11 pm. Free admission and participation. All makes and models of cars, trucks, and motorcycles will line the Strip and cruise around. The kid friendly event offers giveaways, helicopter rides and entertainment and more. For more information go to www.cruisehotsummernights.com 

Oma & Noma Heritage Festival
May 18 2013
Time: 9am to 5pm
Venue: Bagnell Dam Strip
Where: Bagnell Dam Strip Lake Ozark MO 65049
Phone: 573-365-7132
Website: http://www.omanomadays.org 
Description: Step back in time as the city and the Dam celebrate the first crossing of Bagnell Dam by Oma and Noma Degraffenried in 1931. Dress in era style clothing and enjoy an old fashioned festival. This event includes an assortment of local musicians, craft artisans, country dancing, Little Mr. / Miss Oma & Noma Days contest, historical exhibits, a 5k run, vintage car show and dam crossing, checker tournament, frog jumping contest, food, and more.

Lake of the Ozarks Offshore Super Series Race
Jun 7 2013 - Jun 9 2013
Venue: Beavers at the Dam
Where: Lake Ozark MO
Phone: 573-365-7118
Website: http://www.lakerace.com 
Description: Watch Power boats from all over compete for their share of the money. Viewing will be available on the Dam as well as many sponsoring establishments. Boats will run from the 0 mile marker to the 6 mile marker.

Hot Summer Nights
Jun 14 2013
Time: 6 p
Venue: Bagnell Dam Strip in Lake Ozark
Where: Bagnell Dam Strip Lake Ozark MO 65049
Phone: 573-964-1008
Website: http://www.cruisehotsummernights.com 
Description: Hot Summer Nights on the Bagnell Dam Strip in Lake Ozark from 6-11 pm. Free admission and participation. All makes and models of cars, trucks, and motorcycles will line the Strip and cruise around. For more information go to www.cruisehotsummernights.com 

Hot Summer Nights
Jul 12 2013
Time: 6 p
Venue: Bagnell Dam Strip
Where: Bagnell Dam Strip Lake Ozark MO 65049
Phone: 573-964-1008
Website: http://www.cruisehotsummernights.com 
Description: Hot Summer Nights on the Bagnell Dam Strip in Lake Ozark from 6-11 pm. Free admission and participation. All makes and models of cars, trucks, and motorcycles will line the Strip and cruise around. www.cruisehotsummernights.com 

The Great Bagnell Dam Duck Drop
Aug 3 2013
Time: 8am-2pm
Venue: Bagnell Dam River Side
Where: Lake Ozark MO 65049
Phone: 573-286-8291
Description: Experience thousands of Rubber Ducks falling from the sky as the Largest Duck Race in the Lake's history takes place on the Osage River below Bagnell Dam. 8am is a 5K Family Fun Run/Walk, 10am the Family Fun Zone Opens with clowns, bounce houses, duck ponds, duck painting, puppet shows, vendors, food and live entertainment. The official "DUCK DROP" will be at 12 noon.

Hot Summer Nights
Aug 9 2013
Time: 6 p
Venue: Bagnell Dam Strip
Where: Bagnell Dam Strip Lake Ozark MO 65049
Phone: 573-964-1008
Website: http://www.cruisehotsummernights.com 
Description: Hot Summer Nights on the Bagnell Dam Strip in Lake Ozark from 6-11 pm. Free admission and participation. All makes and models of cars, trucks, and motorcycles will line the Strip and cruise around. For more information log on to www.cruisehotsummernights.com 

Hot Summer Nights
Sep 6 2013
Time: 6 p
Venue: Bagnell Dam Strip
Where: Bagnell Dam Strip Lake Ozark MO 65049
Phone: 573-964-1008
Website: http://www.cruisehotsummernights.com 
Description: Hot Summer Nights on the Bagnell Dam Strip in Lake Ozark from 6-11 pm. Free admission and participation. All makes and models of cars, trucks, and motorcycles will line the Strip and cruise around. For more information log on to www.cruisehotsummernights.com 

7th Annual Lake of the Ozarks Bikefest
Sep 12 2013 - Sep 15 2013
Venue: Lakewide Event
Where: Osage Beach MO 65065
Website: http://www.lakeoftheozarksbikefest.com 
Description: Visit beautiful Lake of the Ozarks this September for the ultimate BikeFest Event, including spectacular scenic rides, more than 200 biker friendly bars and restaurants, great parties, vendors, and rockin' concerts at night! Purchase a passport book at one of the participating passport stops and compete for a chance to win a brand new Harley Davidson!

28th Annual Fall Harbor Hop
Oct 12 2013
Venue: Lake of the Ozarks
Where: Osage Beach MO 65065
Phone: 800-FUN LAKE
Email: info@funlake.com
Website: http://www.funlake.com/harborhop 
Description: Anyone can enter for a fun day on Lake of the Ozarks! Visit over 40 of our participating locations on the water to play your poker hand. Enter the Harbor hop by stopping at any of the check points. To obtain a hand, sign up and pay an optional $15 donation. Any player can enter more than once. The 1st card is drawn at the checkpoint where the hand is purchased; 6 additional cards are obtained by hopping to six more checkpoints drawing one card, per hand, at each location. The hand is complete when the 7th card is drawn. To qualify the hand must be turned in by 7pm at your last checkpoint. Winners will be notified by certified mail.


Mission Statement

The mission of the Bagnell Dam Strip Association, Inc. is to facilitate economic, cultural and educational opportunities in the historic business district through design and preservation guidelines, organization of the revitalization process, business promotion and economic restructuring. Join us!

 

Four Point Approach for Revitalization of the Lake Ozark Downtown District

Design: Enhancing the physical appearance of the commercial district by:

  • Encouraging rehabilitation of historic buildings
  • Encouraging supportive new construction
  • Developing sensitive design management systems
  • Leading comprehensive long-term planning

Organization: Building consensus and cooperation among the many groups and individuals who have a role in the revitalization process.

Promotion: Marketing the traditional commercial district’s assets to customers, potential investors, new businesses, local citizens and visitors.

Economic Restructuring: Strengthening the district’s existing economic base while finding ways to expand it to meet new opportunities – and challenges from outlying development.