Championship basketball; jazz it up with Bill Mack; Friday night fish fry; hit the dance floor; Chili cookoff

79th Eldon basketball tourney
Don’t miss the final nights of this tradition-rich lake area institution. Friday night brings consolation round action and Saturday’s excitement will include three games: the consolation round final begins at 3 p.m., the third place game about 4:30 and the championship match at 6 p.m.

Four Seasons
Bill Mack’s West Side Band
Bill Mack’s West Side Band will play at the Country Club Hotel & Spa. Buffet at 6 p.m., concert Saturday from 7-10 p.m. No admission for the event held at the Palazzo Hall. Call 964-2222 for dinner reservations or visit

KofC Friday night fish fry
The Knights of Columbus will host an all you can eat fish fry will be held at the Eldon Catholic Center Friday from 5-7:30 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults, $3 for children ages 6-12 and free for kids under the age of 6. Proceeds go to local Special Olympics.

Lake of the Ozarks
Ozark Whirlers hit the floor
The Ozarks Whirlers Square and Round Dance Club of Eldon dances the 1st, 3rd, 5th Saturdays of the month at the Fairground Building (8th and Maple) in Eldon. Rounds begin at 7:30 p.m., square up at 8 p.m. 345-4772 or 392-8886.

Lake Ozark
KofC chili cookoff Friday
The Knights of Columbus will have a chili cookoff at our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church on Bagnell Dam Boulevard Friday from 4-7 p.m. Chili and chili dogs. Cost is $5. 365-9978 for more information.