Everything You Need to Know About Crossover Music Festival

This weekend will be a great opportunity to enjoy great music, fellowship with others, and support great charities across the Lake of the Ozarks area.  The Crossover Christian Music Festival provides national recording artists on-stage and utilizes worship bands and musicians from local churches around the Lake of the Ozarks region. Also, local service organizations will be highlighted on-stage and attendees will be shown volunteer opportunities to help these agencies better serve the homeless, hungry and hurting people of our community.

Schedule of Events

Friday, September 20th
Night of Worship
Admission is free Parking is $10 per vehicle. 

5:00 PM Gates open
6:00 PM Music begins with Local Worship Bands
8:30 PM Carrollton

Saturday, September 21st
Backlot Street Party & Music Festival
Kids 12 and under free
Ticket Price:  $25 online and at the gate
$20 presale available until 5 pm 9/20/19 Parking is $5 until 4 PM Parking is $10 after 4 PM

Crossover Christian Music Festival Ticket Information

September In-Water Boat Show presented by LOMDA

The Lake of the Ozarks West Chamber of Commerce is a proud sponsor of the Lake of the Ozarks Marine Dealer Boat Shows.  After Labor Day weekend comes and goes, boaters know the season isn’t over until after the September Boat Show at Captain Ron’s Lakefront Bar & Grill. 

The Marine Dealers Association is made up of over 40 Lake of the Ozarks area marine dealers. They represent all the top lines of boats, marine accessories, docks, personal watercraft and everything else to promote fun on our waters.  LOMDA puts on 4 boat shows throughout the annual year.  Two of the boat shows are during the winter months in Overland Park, KS and St. Charles, MO.  The other two shows are in-water boat shows located at the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks. 
During the September In-Water Boat Show, boat & PWC dealers, docks, and marine accessories will all be on display at the 34 ½ MM of the Osage Arm.  You might just run into a deal you can’t pass up.  This show is a great show to find the best d…

2019 Official Passports Stop for Lake of the Ozarks Bikefest

The rumbling throughout the Lake of the Ozarks will start next week as Bikefest kicks off September 11.Bikers from all over the United States will enjoy a week of live music, Harley-Davidson giveaways, vending areas, speaking with tons of bike builders, and over 300 bars and restaurants to visit.This week’s blog highlights the Passport Stops for visitors to take part in an exciting way to win a 2018 Harley-Davidson Softtail Fat Bob Motorcycle.

#1 - Lake of the Ozarks Harley Davidson 6482 Osage Beach Parkway Osage Beach, MO 65065 573-302-7600
#2 - Harmy’s Cheese Store & More, LLC 6378 Osage Beach Parkway Osage Beach, MO 65065 573-693-1243
#3 - Shorty Pants Lounge & Marina 1680 Autumn Lane Osage Beach, MO 65065 573-302-1745
#4 - Redhead Lakeside Grill 1700 Yacht Club Drive Osage Beach, MO 65065 573-693-1525 #5 - Surdyke Yamaha 5863 Osage …

Upcoming Events for Labor Day Weekend

With school starting, we all realize the summer is coming to an end shortly.  However, there are still plenty of events on the west side of the Lake of the Ozarks to put on your calendar.  Labor Day weekend never disappoints. Many of the restaurants and bars will cap off the summer fun for the tourists with a great line up of live music.

Here is a list of the live music on the water to check out this weekend.  

Friday, August 30, 2019:
•Bulldogs Beach House:  Grand Villanova
•Bear Bottom Resort:  Alderwood Band (7 pm)
•Franky and Louie’s Beachfront Bar & Grill:  DJ Sutherland (2-6 pm)
•Franky and Louie’s Beachfront Bar & Grill:  Captain Geech and the Shrimp Shack Shooter (9 pm – 12 am)
Saturday, August 31, 2019:
•Bulldogs Beach House:  Phat Mike & the Bartenders
•Bear Bottom Resort:  Alderwood Band (7 pm)
•Captain Ron’s Bar & Grill:  Win, Lose, or Draw (1-5 pm)
•Captain Ron’s Bar & Grill:  Retroactive (7-11 pm)
•Paradise Bar & Grill:  DJ LoFoSho (12-4 pm)

Lake of the Ozarks Shootout Schedule of Events

It's Shootout week and we're thrilled as this busy and exciting event rolls around. Here at the Lake West Chamber, we're all about promoting businesses on the west side of the Lake of the Ozarks and this west side event is a fantastic opportunity to draw tourists and locals alike to our region. If you're planning to attend the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout (and we think you should), check out the details of one of the biggest boat races at the Lake of the Ozarks below.

2019 Shootout Schedule of Events: SATURDAY, AUGUST 24, 2019 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Captain Ron’s breakfast
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Racer Registration on Cannonball Beach
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Safety Inspections & Class Identification
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Vendor Village and Racer Village open to the public at Buccaneer Bay and Captain Ron’s
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. PWC Classes Run
9:45 a.m. Opening Ceremony – National Anthem

Classes have priority runs:
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Non-Professional
11:00 a.m. – 1…

Upcoming Shootout Events You Won't Want To Miss

The Lake of the Ozarks Shootout is right around the coner and the Lake West Chamber couldn't be more excited! As one of the biggest events on the West Side of the Lake of the Ozarks nears, we can't wait to help promote our area. The Shootout race itself is held on August 24th & 25th, but there are a ton of exciting happenings leading up to the main event. Check out the schedule of Shootout 2019 associated events you can enjoy throughout the month.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 16, 2019 Advantage Marine and Captain’s Choice “Run What ya Brung” Poker Run. Proceeds to Jessica & Malachi Brazil Foundation & Shootout Charities

WHEN: Friday, Aug. 16, 2019, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.


• Pre-Registration, Thursday, August 15, from 4 - 7 p.m. at Advantage Marine.

• Participating Locations, see

• Final Stop: Backwater Jack’s

FRIDAY, AUGUST 16, 2019 6:00 p.m. - Mini Shootout Meet and Greet Location at Bridal cave, Friday from 5 to 8, registration, live music, cave…

Get to Know Your 2019 Chamber Board Members

The Lake West Chamber is all about helping businesses in our area thrive while drawing new visitors to our region. We work hard to ensure our Lake West Chamber members are supported through their efforts to succeed in business. Our board is the backbone of the Lake of the Ozarks West Chamber and this week's blog is all about them! We've spotlighted the fantastic people who have given and will continue to give back to our chamber and Lake West community as a whole! Get to know the 2019-2020 Lake West Chamber board members below.

2019-2020 Board of Directors The Lake of the Ozarks West Chamber of Commerce shall serve as the catalyst for the economic growth by promoting the commercial, industrial, educational, civic and community interest in the Lake West area. The board of directors are elected by the membership who govern the Chamber.

Board President
Liz Brown
US Resort Management/Mills Insurance

Board Vice President
Matt Schmidt
Boater’s Choice Marine

Board Treasurer
Mark Maasen