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Miller County Fair 2016

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It’s almost Fourth of July weekend at the Lake of the Ozarks, which means the Miller County Fair is right around the corner. At this annual family-fun event, you will find something for the whole family. Your local Eldon real estate agent has the schedule of events right here so you don’t miss your favorite attraction.
What’s Happening at the Fair!
Parade
This year’s annual parade will be in conjunction with the City of Eldon’s 4th of July Parade. The parade will start at the Eldon Career Center and then it will continue downtown and finish back at the Eldon Career Center. It will feature local 4-H groups, community floats, vintage cars, horse-drawn wagons and much more! This year’s theme will be “Show us your Red, White and Blue… The Miller County Fair is for you!”
Carnival
This year’s carnival will be brought to you by Fun Time Shows. It will be open Tuesday through Saturday evenings. For $20, you can purchase a wristband for unlimited rides between 6:00 - 10:30 p.m. You may purchase …

Lake of the Ozarks Farmers Markets

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The Lake of the Ozarks has a lot to offer its residents. One of the perks includes various farmer’s markets, which features fresh fruits and vegetables, among other things. When relocating to the Lake of the Ozarks, it’s important to know what the community has to offer. Devine & Associates has taken the time to put together a list of local farmers markets for you to check out when you’re here!  
Eldon Farmers Market
This local farmers market is held every Friday night at Rock Island Park. This is a great market to start off your weekend festivities. The Eldon Chamber of Commerce is actively seeking new growers and vendors to join them in the 2016 season.
When: Now – Aug. 26; 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Where: Rock Island Park
Handmade & Farmers Market
This is the place to go if you are looking for fresh produce, baked goods, locally crafted items and more! This market is held every Saturday from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
When: Now – Sept. 3; 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Where: Three Arrows …

Father’s Day Gift Ideas

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Father’s Day is this Sunday. Do you have a gift picked out for the father figure in your life yet? If not, Devine & Associates has some ideas that could make a great gift. From the yard to their man cave, your home at the Lake of the Ozarks could benefit from these gifts to dad:
Gifts for the Backyard
BBQ Grill
This traditional Father’s Day present will make a great gift for the cook in your life. This gift could be as simple as a little camper grill, or as elaborate as a whole backyard set up.
BBQ accessories
If the man in your life already has a BBQ grill, you may want to consider buying tools for their BBQ. Lights, fans, digital thermometers, etc. - the list of BBQ grill accessories is endless!  
Backyard lighting
Backyard lighting makes for a unique and practical gift. Backyard lighting comes in many different styles to suit any taste preference. Make your patio space lively with accent lights.
Rain Gauge
Rain gauges have come a long way from the simple plastic tube. There are …

Eldon is in the Center of a Golfing Paradise!

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One of the most popular recreational sport for those living and visiting Lake of the Ozarks is golf. Whether you are new to the sport or an experienced player, the courses in the area offer a pleasurable all around experience. From gently rolling hills to steep slopes, the golf courses at the Lake of the Ozarks will challenge your game. There are many golf courses near Eldon, Missouri that offer an entertaining round of golf. The four closest are Eldon Country Club, Rolling Hills Country Club, Redfield Golf and Country Club, and Osage National Golf Resort. These courses offer a variety of terrain and unique holes. For an unforgettable golf experience, come play them all to decide which one is your favorite! Enjoy fantastic golf anytime you want by relocating to the Lake of the Ozarks.
Eldon Country Club
Located on the outskirts of town, the Eldon Country Club offers a unique experience, no matter the experience of the player. This 18 hole, par 71 course is home to a natural landscape wi…

7 Easy Summer Remodeling Ideas

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Doing small remodeling projects over time can increase the value of your home at the Lake of the Ozarks. Even the slightest touches can make a huge impression on future buyers. The summer is the perfect time to tackle these tasks. Devine & Associates has created a list of easy summer projects to help update your home, which in turn can increase your home’s overall value.
1. Update the Outside Entrance
A welcoming front door color and a little landscaping can improve your curb appeal, making a lasting impression on prospective buyers. Update the door handle and hinges, and add a few potted plants near the entrance. If you do not have outdoor lighting, install some pathway lights to enhance the outside of your home and brighten the walkway at night.
2. Update Your Backyard
Adding potted plants and outdoor seating, such as a bistro set or a mix of colorful chairs, can create a peaceful backyard getaway. Overgrown or patchy lawns will bring unwanted attention to your home. Maintaining …