Hear From Our Passengers

Our unique cruise experience provides breathtaking views for our passengers. Along with the beautiful scenery, a memorable experience with friends and family may ensue. Celebration Cruise is here for your Lake of the Ozarks entertainment needs. We provide a number cruise options for you to choose from. Narrated lunch cruise, candlelit dinner cruise, and specialty cruises are available on a regular basis - you're sure to find one you'll love! While you debate which cruise you're going to catch first, take a look at some testimonials from our passengers.

"And after having been at the lake for 30+ years I went on this cruise on August 20, 2017. It was fantastic! Well worth the money. We did not have a lunch this time, but will next time. The bloody Mary's were perfect and reasonably priced. I saw lunch and it looked yummy!" - Shireen Miller McLaughlin
"It was amazing. We had so much fun, the firework show was spectacular and the food they served was good. I w…

5 Tips for a Successful Fraternity Social

It's hard to believe but it's already that time of year! If you are involved in a fraternity or sorority, it's time to start planning your annual social parties. Our Lake of the Ozarks cruise ship is the ideal spot for you to enjoy your upcoming social event! The Celebration Cruises have TWO cruise ships available to float down the lake, provide a spectacular meal, and serve tasty drinks to help you celebrate this year as a fraternity or sorority. As you plan out your special event, take a look below for some tips for a social party in which your entire group can enjoy!

1) Select a Venue Early The first step to planning a successful fraternity social is to get a venue squared away early. Try to find a unique venue that provides a great experience for all in attendance. The people you invite are more likely to attend a venue that piques their interest. A cruise ship on the Lake of the Ozarks can provide exactly what you need for your upcoming social party.

2) Send a Formal …

Book Your Spot For Our Hot Summer Nights Cruise

This Friday evening, join in on the excitement of Hot Summer Nights and continue the fun onto our Lake of the Ozarks cruise ship for a fireworks cruise! Make an entire night of the festivities. From beautiful cars to scenic lake views to breathtaking fireworks, we've got you covered for a fun Friday night at the Lake of the Ozarks. The last of the Hot Summer Nights monthly event is taking place on September 8th at the Bagnell Dam Strip. Stick around and hop aboard our cruise ship to continue on the fun!

All About Hot Summer Nights- A monthly gathering takes place at the historic Bagnell Dam Strip on the second Friday of each month of the summer - from May to September. You can find a number of cars, trucks, motorcycles and anything you can think of with an engine from 6 pm - 11 pm, rain or shine. The public is welcome to walk or drive up and down the strip to get a view at the spectacular range of vehicles. With a number of different makes, models, and styles - there is sure to be…

Join In The Fun: Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Cruises

Fireworks scream holiday weekend at the Lake of the Ozarks! It's a magical place to view breathtaking fireworks displays as they glisten off the water. Our Lake of the Ozarks cruise ship has the hook up for you to get the optimal view of local fireworks displays. Go all out this Labor Day Weekend as it marks the unofficial end to a great summer. Whether you're visiting the Lake area or live here full time, our Lake of the Ozarks fireworks cruise is a fun way to get out with friends and family this holiday weekend.

Celebration II at the Bagnell Dam Strip
Mark your calendar for Saturday, September 2, 2017 for our Celebration II fireworks cruise. Come aboard the Celebration at the Bagnall Dam for a breathtaking sunset and stellar fireworks cruise! A snack and beverage bar will be available aboard the cruise. Bring the entire family out for a fun and memorable evening filled with great views and awesome fireworks!

Cruise Information:
Adults: $30
Children (3-9 years): $15
Under 3: F…

Book your Fraternity Formals NOW!

Hard to believe it's already that time of year again! With many colleges back in session, it's time to plan the upcoming fraternity fall formal gatherings. Our Lake of the Ozarks cruise ship is the perfect location for your next collage outing! Comfortably accommodating groups of 150 for a banquet and mixer, we have the ideal space for your next fraternity formal. For a unique floating venue in central Missouri, the Celebration Cruises create the perfect place for a memorable gathering.

CateringWe have a full catering menu available for your next charter cruise at the Lake of the Ozarks. Whether you want a plated meal or a buffet style dinner, we have tons of options for you! We can also provide horderves if you are looking for a more budget-friendly food choice. Once you get your menu locked down, you're well on your way to enjoying a beautiful evening celebrating on our cruise ship.

Beverage Service We have a full-service bar available on the Celebration Cruises. No matt…

Reasons to Book a Cruise Today!

Do you really need a good reason to board our next cruise? We think you can probably come up with your own reasons, but in case we've provided just a few for you! Our Lake of the Ozarks cruise ship offers a wide range of benefits for our passengers. From refreshing drinks to breathtaking views, you and your group can enjoy a cruise down the Lake this summer. There's still time to catch one of our regular cruises OR join us for an upcoming specialty cruise. If you're still in need of a few good excuses to join us, take a look below!

Relax and Unwind Have you had a stressful week? Unwind on an evening cruise with us. With a full bar available and a relaxing setting, we can help wash away your stress from the week. Whether you choose to sit inside our climate controlled cabin or take in the sights on our outdoor deck, your sure to have a relaxing experience with Celebration Cruises.

Take in the Beautiful Scenery We are blessed that the Lake of the Ozarks offers a TON of natura…

Cruise to Watch the Shootout Races

The Lake of the Ozarks Shootout is coming soon! We want you to have the perfect place to view the action from our cruise ship. On August 26th & 27th, the power boats will be putting on quite the show at Captain Ron's Bar & Grill. Our Lake of the Ozarks cruise ship offers the ideal place to view the race boats as they speed down the course. Find information about the cruises to the Shootout below.

Do you want to watch the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout from the water... but don't own a boat? No problem! Come out and enjoy all the festivities the Shootout has to offer aboard our Lake of the Ozarks cruise ship. Climate controlled interior, full cash bar, restrooms, and snacks available for purchase can help you enjoy the experience even more. Take advantage of all the excitement from the comfort of our cruise ship.

Shuttle boats will also be running off the main dock at Captain Ron's all day and allow you a chance to take you and your party to and from the Celebration bo…