Missouri Magazine Best of Summer 2023 Winners Announced

Missouri Magazine Best of Summer 2023 competition gave the community an opportunity to vote for their summer favorites in over 30 categories — from the best resort, best marina, to the state’s favorite outdoor dining and entertainment.

And the winners are:

Best Attraction Silver Dollar City

Best Boat Sales and Service Hughes Marine

Best Summer Boat Rentals Adventure Boat Rentals

Best Brewery Logboat Brewing Company

Best Summer Breakfast Jolly Rogers

Best Summer Boutique for Swimsuits Face 2 Soul Beauty Boutique

Best BBQ Restaurant Kehde’s Barbeque

Best Beaches Franky & Louie’s Beach Front Bar & Grill

Best Summer Camp Wonderland Camp

Best Cave to Visit Bridal Cave

Best Day Trip Ha Ha Tonka State Park

Best Fair & Festival Missouri State Fair

Best Hotel Old Kinderhook Golf at Lake of the Ozarks MO

Best Ice Cream Ice Cream Factory

Best Lakes Lake of the Ozarks

Best Summer Lake Apparel Lake Vibes

Best Local Distillery Phantom V Distilling Company

Best Marina Patriot Point Marina

Best Place for Day Drinking Shady Gators

Best Prop Repair Cool Breeze Marine – The Prop Specialists

Best on the Lake Restaurant Tap and Grill Lakeside Brew Haus

Best Outdoor Dining & Entertainment Redhead Lakeside Grill & Redhead Yacht Club

Best Place to Stay Cool Dog Days Bar & Grill

Best Summer Photographer CarolaPix

Best Summer Music Shows Main Street Music Hall

Best Resort Branson Shores Resort

Best Roof Top Bar 360 St. Louis

Best RV Resort Mermaid Cove Marina & RV Resort

Best Sand Volleyball Courts Old Kinderhook Golf at Lake of the Ozarks MO

Best Staycation Margaritaville Lake Resort Lake of the Ozarks

Best Summer Bar Backwater Jacks Bar & Grill

Best Summer Bartender Mr. & Mrs. Bartending

Best Summer Concert Apparel Split Arrow Boutique

Best Summer Fashion Hello Belle

Best Summer Winery Les Bourgeois Winery

Best Summer Music Venue Ozarks Amphitheater

Best Summer Vacation Rentals Keys to the Lake

Best Swimming Pool Heckart Community Center

Best Swim-Up Bars Coconuts Caribbean Beach Bar & Grill

Best Tanning The Bronzing Boutique Custom Airbrush Tanning, LLC

Best Theme Park Silver Dollar City

Best Vacation Getaway Spots Big Cedar Lodge

Best Waterpark Big Surf Waterpark

Best Water Taxi Playin Hooky Water Taxi & Charters, LLC