The Lake Area is the place to be this weekend! From junk sales to a kids fishing derby, you will not want to miss out!

The Lake Area is the place to be this weekend! From junk sales to a kids fishing derby, you will not want to miss out!

1 Hillbilly Fair

14 & 15 • The Laurie Hillbilly Fair will be held at the Laurie Fairgrounds. A parade, carnival rides, bands, crafts, food and other entertainment will be held. For more information, go to www.cityoflaurie.com.

2 Junk sales

15 • Hope Chapel in Osage Beach will host Junk n’ the Trunk from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. to coincide with the Osage Beach City Wide Garage Sale. Drinks and snacks will be available along with 30+ vendor spots. Anyone can rent a booth for $20. For more information or to receive a rental form, call 573-348-2108.

15 • The city of Osage Beach will host a city-wide rummage sale. Homeowners throughout the city will have gently-used items for sale. Held all day, rain or shine. Visit 10 participating rummage sales, get your bingo card stamped, return it to City Hall for prizes. To see a map of participating homes, go to www.osagebeach.org. 

3 Kids Fishing Derby

16 • A Kids’ Fishing Derby will be held at Captain Ron’s from 1-3 p.m. Hosted by the Lake West Chamber of Commerce, the event is open to kids ages 2-14 years. There will be four age groups and fun prizes awarded to participated. For more information, call 573-374-5500.

4 Bike Fest

Through Sept. 16 • The 12th annual Lake of the Ozarks Bikefest will be held Lake-wide. Participating venus will be offering biker-friendly events, music and vendors. The popular Passport Stop will give bikers the chance to take home a new bike. For more information, go to www.lakebikefest.com.

5 Ozark Jazz

16 • The Ozark Jazz Society will host the Cornet Chop Suey at the Inn at Grand Glaze in Osage Beach. The concert is from 6:30-9 p.m. Cost is $12.50 for OJS members and $10 for non-members. An optional dinner buffet is served from 5-6:15 p.m. for $15. For more information, go to 573-365-3411 or go to www.lakeozarkjazz.org.