We can offer small-town charm with big-city service for your sports groups and we will hit a “home run”!
Benton County is an outdoor recreation paradise for sporting events and groups. It boasts access to Missouri’s two largest lakes and more than 100,000 acres of water on Truman Lake that can be used to fishing and boating. You will also find 54,000 acres of public land that you can use for hunting, bird-watching, and other sports. The area also offers trails for hiking, biking (including a mountain bike park), equestrian trails, two golf courses, marinas, state park, conservation areas, sports facilities and much more fun for visitors and their families.
There are over 30 campgrounds, 25 lodging facilities, unique dining and shopping opportunities, festivals, history and heritage, flora and fauna – all of which can be appealing to guests of all ages. There’s something here for everyone to enjoy.
Benton County is the perfect destination for meetings, tournaments and events. Its central location, flexibility, value and abundance of recreational opportunities make it the perfect stop for a variety of uses.
Located in the heart of Missouri and the Midwest, Benton county is less than a day’s drive away from anywhere in the central United States and is the perfect venue for any event.
We have a vast variety of venues available. You can find water options, including Truman Lake and the Osage Arm of Lake of the Ozarks, which are great for kayaking. We also have sports fields, such as disc golf courses, baseball fields, football fields, soccer fields, softball fields, horseshoe pits, and gymnasiums.
Past/Upcoming Events & Annual Festivities
There is always something going on in our county. The events include the Show Me State Team Series, golf tournaments, angler clubs, BBQ competitions, and many more festivals throughout each year. Check the brochure below for a complete list of the annual events.
Accommodations & Attractions
There are over 400 beds of lodging, including hotels, motels, and cabins. We also offer campgrounds and RV. On your stay, you can visit attractions, like Drake Harbor, Truman Park, Benton County Museum, the Cole Camp Museum and so much more.
For more information, contact Lynette Stokes at 660-438-2090.