Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at the Lake!

St. Patrick's Day is just a few short weeks away! Lake West Chamber is so excited to celebrate this age-old holiday with you. Our chamber invests in the community and our business members to help improve life at the Lake of the Ozarks. Area events are a great way to get involved in the community and get to know your home town better. Today we're talking about the traditions and history of St. Patrick's Day and how you can celebrate this year at the Lake of the Ozarks. Read on to learn more!

History of St. Patrick's Day
St. Patrick - the patron saint of Ireland - was a real person born in the fourth century. When he was just 16, he was kidnapped and taken as a slave to Ireland. He escaped, but then came back to try and convert the Irish people to the Christian faith. He established many monasteries, churches, and schools during his life until he passed away on March 17th, 461. Legend has it that he used the beloved Irish national plant - the shamrock - to explain the tr…

Join Lake West Chamber for Outstanding Benefits!

The Lake West Chamber of Commerce has been building a stronger economy and a better business community for many decades. We focus our efforts on business expansion, attraction, tourism, and special events to enhance the business climate and quality of life at the Lake of the Ozarks. Read on to learn more about the great benefits your business and the Lake community can enjoy from the Lake West Chamber!

Why Join the Lake West Chamber?
The Chamber replies to thousands of requests for information on businesses, services, and local organizations each year, which we in turn refer our members. In addition to referring numerous requests to Chamber members, we also strongly encourage “member to member” business practices among our membership of more than 400 businesses, organizations, and individuals.

We host several annual events that benefit local charities and the community at large. There are additional marketing opportunities with each event. Some of the events we host are below.

Join Us at the 2020 Lake West Business Expo!

The Lake West Chamber of Commerce is pleased to once again host and sponsor the Lake West Business Expo. This year’s Expo is going to be a great one, and we can’t wait for you to see what we have in store. Our mission is to build a stronger economy and a better business community, and we’ve been doing so since 1987. We represent businesses along highway 5, including the cities of Laurie, Sunrise Beach, Gravois Mills, and the Greenview area. Many of these wonderful businesses will be featured in this year’s Business Expo - the only product & services event on the West Side of the Lake of the Ozarks. Read on to learn more about this year’s event and everything we have in store.

Event Details
The 2020 Business Expo is scheduled Saturday, March 28th from 9:00am to 4:00pm. It will once again be held at Lake Christian Academy, address of 17178 North State Hwy 5 in Sunrise Beach, Missouri.

Both the admission and parking will be free to all attendees!

If you would like to showcase you…

MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Upcoming Lake West Chamber Spring Events

We're ready to kick the winter blues and build some excitement about a few of our upcoming Lake West Chamber of Commerce events. Our Lake of the Ozarks chamber is excited to help bring awareness to our member businesses and the fun that awaits while participating in our annual events! Check out the upcoming events on the west side and make plans to attend our exciting happenings!

St. Pat's Water Parade - March 14 Start the boating season right! Join us for the Annual St. Pat's Water Parade for a morning of fun and excitement. The boat parade begins and ends at Captain Ron's. Spectators and participants are welcome! Decorate your boat up and cruise through the parade. Either way, it's sure to be a blast!
St. Pat's Pub Crawl - March 14 Don't miss the Annual St. Patrick's Pub Crawl! It's one of our most popular annual events and helps us kick off the season in style! Celebrate the holiday at your favorite west side establishments. Food and drink specia…

Meet Our Friend Tier Members from the Lake West Chamber - Part 3

Wow we have a great group of members and have been excited to highlight all of them in our blog series.  We would love to continue growing our membership in 2020, if you are interested in becoming a member of the Lake West Chamber please contact our office at 573-374-550- or visit our website.  In this week's blog, we will introduce you to the remainder of of our Friend Tier members.   Northtown Collision Repair

13 Time Winner of Lake Sun "Readers Choice" Awards
Northtown Collision Center is conveniently located in Camdenton, Missouri and we serve the entire Lake of the Ozarks community.

Why choose Northtown Collision Center?
Most experienced & qualified staff in the Lake areaI-CAR & ASE certified technicians3 full service frame machines means no waiting for hard hit repairs.Car O Tronic electronic measuring provides before & after documentation of frame & unibody dimensions.Binks downdraft paint booth with full bake capabilitySpies Hecker refinish system use…

Meet Our Friend Tier Members from the Lake West Chamber - Part 2

The Lake WestChamber of Commerce has been building a stronger economy and a better business community since 1987. Focusing efforts on business expansion, attraction and tourism along with special events to enhance the business climate and quality of life at the Lake of the Ozarks.  As we continue to work on business expansion, we want to continue our blog introducing you to all of our members.  In this week's blog, we will highlight more of our friend tier members.  

Capricorn Insurance LLC

Over 25 years of experience in the Insurance Industry. Licensed in the Life & Health Insurance field since 2000. Specializing in Life, Health & Disability insurance products for Individuals and Small Businesses.
Working with insurance agencies & agents nationwide helping their clients to secure appropriate and affordable insurance products. Representing only the top rated insurance carriers our goal is to find the best company with the best price based on individual needs and require…

Meet Our Friend Tier Members from the Lake West Chamber - Part 1

As we start the 2020, we want to finish introducing everyone to our members. At the Lake West Chamber we truly appreciate each and every one of our members and love promoting their business to potential customers. Our goal is to help every member grow their business while promoting the quality of life at the Lake of the Ozarks.
A-1 Appliance
A-1 Appliance Service has been providing quality, honest and reliable customer service at the Lake since 2009. My service work experience began 30 years ago in 1982 and continues to expand with today's changing technologies.

I value my customers, and I pride myself in quality and fair service that my customers expect and deserve. I am a member of the Chamber of Commerce, BNI, and also winner of the People's Choice Award.

I service all major household appliances, all models, most all manufacturers.

Bescheinen Furniture
Bescheinen Family Furniture has a proud tradition of quality stretching back over more than sixty years. The word FAMILY has …