Celebrate the Holidays in Paradise at Margaritaville Lake Resort, Lake of the Ozarks

Margaritaville Lake Resort, Lake of the Ozarks is decking its halls for the most wonderful time of the year and introducing a line-up of special offerings for Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve. Travelers are invited to take advantage of two special vacation packages – both available now for booking – to celebrate the joyful season at the newly transformed resort.

“This year has been incredibly exciting for us and we can’t wait to spread that cheer with guests who stay with us this holiday season,” said Fred Dehner, general manager of Margaritaville Lake Resort, Lake of the Ozarks. “Whether gathering around the firepit or enjoying story time with Santa, the holidays are a fantastic time to unwind with a well-deserved getaway at the lake!”

Thanksgiving Weekend

Kicking off the holiday season, the resort will host a Winter Holiday Festival over Thanksgiving weekend. On Thanksgiving Day, guests can enjoy a plated Thanksgiving dinner with all the traditional fixings in the bright nautical atmosphere of JB’s Boathouse Grill. The family fun continues into the evening with s’mores, hot apple cider and hot chocolate by the bonfire, along with hayrides and stargazing. The rest of the holiday weekend is packed with activities, including photos with Santa, pumpkin decorating, family-friendly movie showings, a duck drop race at the resort’s indoor water park, cosmic bowling, football watch parties and more.

Available for stays November 27 through December 1, families may book the resort’s Thanksgiving Package – starting at $189 for a one-night stay, $159 per night for a two-night stay, $149 per night for a three-night stay and $139 per night for a four-night stay – including:

·       Lakeview accommodations

·       Daily breakfast for four at JB’s Boathouse Grill

·       Plated Thanksgiving Dinner for four at JB’s Boathouse Grill

·       Holiday keepsake

·       20% discount at the Margaritaville Store on Black Friday

·       Waived resort fee

New Year’s Eve

To welcome 2020 in style, guests are invited to celebrate New Year’s Eve in the resort’s Paradise Ballroom. The celebration will feature music by 80s cover band The Cherry Pistols, as well as Butch Wax & the Hollywoods, an eight-piece band that plays classic songs from the 50s, 60s and 70s – and was recently voted the top band in Missouri.

Available for stays on December 31, those who are interested in attending the celebration may book the resort’s Paradise Ballroom New Year’s Eve Package – starting at $349 per couple – including:


Entrance to the Paradise Ballroom Celebration* for two adults featuring

An open bar from 7pm-1am

Expansive dinner buffet

Midnight champagne toast

Margaritaville Lake Resort, Lake of the Ozarks marked its official transition to a Margaritaville property on May 1, after a phased renovation program that transformed its guestrooms and public areas, incorporated new signature Margaritaville food and beverage concepts, and introduced refreshed amenities and activities.

For reservations, please visit MargaritavilleResortLakeoftheOzarks.com/special-pkg. Follow Margaritaville Lake Resort, Lake of the Ozarks at Facebook.com/MVLakeResort, Twitter @MVLakeResort, and Instagram @MVLakeResort. 

*Guests must be at least 21 years of age to attend the Paradise Ballroom Celebration