Looking for a fun way to ring in the New Year? You won't have to go far. Here is our pick of places you can go at Lake of the Ozarks to count down to 2013. In most cases reservations are required, so book ahead.
There are two different opportunities to enjoy New Year's Eve at The Lodge of Four Seasons. Chose from an early or late dinner seating. From 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Denise Thimes will perform.
When: 6 p.m. for dinner and music
Cost: $119 per couple
When: 8:30 p.m. for dinner, dancing and entertainment
Cost: $139 per couple
More information: 573-365-3000, www.4seasonsresort.com
The annual New Year's Eve dinner will feature an expertly chef-prepared dinner, coffee, tea, a sparkling wine toast, hats and noisemakers. Call for reservations.
When: Open at 5 p.m.
Cost: $75 per person
More information: 573-365-9973, www.theduckrestaurant.com
Camden on the Lake
Celebrate well into the new year at H. Toad's Bar & Grill. Enjoy a farewell concert by 2 Buck Drunk.
When: 9 p.m.-3 a.m.
Cost: $20 entry fee for ladies until 10 p.m.
More information: 573-365-5620, www.camdenonthelake.com
Dress as your favorite Grease character for the 7th annual New Year's Eve Gala. There will be a dance contest and Hand Jive contest.
Cost: $39.95 per person for dinner; $59.95 per person for dinner and shuttle service to Cannon Smoked Saloon
More information: 573-374-5852, www.captainronsatthelake.com
Cannon Smoked Saloon
Have dinner with national funny man David Graham.
When: 9 p.m.
Cost: $10 for the show, $39.95 for dinner and show, $59.95 for dinner, show and shuttle to Captain Ron's
More information: 573-374-2600
Enjoy a featured dinner menu, party favors and music by Life of the Party.
When: Dinner from 5-10 p.m., entertainment from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
More information: 573-317-3560, www.oldkinderhook.com
City Grill & Blue Room
Laugh your way into 2013 with comedian Chris "Boom Boom" Johnson.
When: Showtime is 8 p.m., doors open at 7 p.m.
More information: 573-302-0848, www.citygrillandtheblueroom.com
What better way to say Happy New Year than on board a boat. Two cruises are taking off that night, offering either a full-service dinner cruise or the party cruise. Both cruises will have music by Complimentary Nuts.
When: Board at 5:30 p.m. for the early dinner cruise that will end at 8 p.m., or the Late Night Party Cruise boarding at 9:30 p.m.
Page 2 of 2 - Cost: $85 per person for the dinner cruise, $65 per person for the party cruise.
More information: 573-480-3212, www.cruiselake.com
Madd Hoss Jackson will begin performing at 9 p.m. A free champagne toast will be held at midnight, and dinner specials will be offered all evening.
When: All evening, music starts at 9 p.m.
Cost: Small cover charge after 9 p.m.
More information: 573-348-1443
Timber Falls Water Park
Lounge by the pool at Tan-Tar-A's indoor waterpark. This package includes deluxe guest room accommodations, a pizza party for four guests, and four admission tickets.
When: Open until 1 a.m. for New Year's
More information: Tan-Tar-A Resort Golf Club & Indoor Waterpark on Facebook, 800-826-8272