Dedicated to those who love and care for Vintage, Classic Boats in America’s Heartland

Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake

June 2, 3, and 4, 2022


 Antique to Contemporary Classic Boats
70+ ACBS Members
3 to 24 hours of Cruisin’


“This has become a premier cruising event for classic boaters as evidenced by the captains coming from seven or more states.  How bad can life really be if you get to spend it in an old boat with old and new friends?”  John Thompson

You, especially, are invited to participate in this year’s Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake Weekend.  It promises to be a relaxed and fun time for simply cruisin’ and eatin’, with just a bit of sharing our passion with the public.


Thurs. June 2     6:00 to 9:00 pm     Meet and greet at Rock Lane Resort in the Rock Island Grill.   “Welcome to the Weekend”.  Order from the restaurant menu at your leisure.

Fri.      June 3    Breakfast at Floating Café (in assigned groups appropriate for chosen round-trip cruise)

  • Group 1 – Long Cruise Group – Breakfast at 8:15 am
    9:00 am   leaves on 86 mile cruise to lunch at Big M Marina
  •  Group 2 – Mid-length Cruise – Breakfast at 9:15 am
    10:00 am   leaves on 44 mile cruise to lunch at Baxter Marina
  • Group 3 – Short Cruise – Breakfast at 10:15
    11:00 am   leaves on 24 mile cruise to Port of Kimberling for lunch

5:00 pm +/-    Return to Rock Lane Marina Docks.

Enjoy the evening socializing or plan an evening on the town in Branson

Sat.     June 4     5:54 am      (Optional) sunrise cruise

7:30 +/-      light Continental Breakfast served on the Rock Lane Marina boat dock
8:45 am      Cruising with Scavenger Hunt along the way.
You may drop off anywhere along the way or way back for lunch and to explore.

Points of Interest include Big Cedar campus, and State Park Marina.

 All boats return to Rock Lane docks for 1:00 show. “Day slips” will be used for extra boats.

1:00-4:00    Mini Boat Show locally promoted for the Public to look and listen to boat stories.   Ship’s Store open for all.

 6:00 pm     A casual evening at Best Western Branson Inn; hors d’oeuvres and socializing.

7:00 pm     Italian dinner provided by the Root Cellar     Scavenger Hunt winners announced

Sun.       June 5    8am            Assistance loading boats, farewells, and a safe trip home for everyone!

Click here for a printable copy of the
2022 Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake Itinerary
complete with more descriptive details.

Click here for a printable copy of the
2022 Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake
Print and Mail to:
Becky Caddell
21427 Loma Vista Ln
Shell Knob, MO 65747


  • Fill out and mail the registration form. Please be prompt. Early registration helps us plan the best events for you.
  • ASAP, make your:
  1. Rock Lane Resort room reservations directly by calling (417) 338-2211. Ask for the Classics Boat Cruisin’ rate of $60.00+tax per night in the motel, $110 1 bedroom condo, $160 2 bedroom  condo (The resort has agreed to honor the special rate for additional days preceding or following the Cruisin’ event if you want to extend your stay in the Ozarks.)
  2. Boat Slip Reservations must be made individually by you with the Rock Lane Marina at (417) 338-4433

Additional boat slips available nearby at Indian Point Marina (417) 338-2891 first come, first served.  (identify yourself as with “Heartland Classics” when reserving.)

Host Accommodations – tell them you are with Heartland Classics

Rock Lane Resort and Marina

Call for Reservations – hotel rooms or condo rental
Call for Boat Slip Reservations – @ Indian Point Marina

Spectators will come by the hundreds on Saturday afternoon to admire these boats and reminisce with the boats’ guardians, but the point of the rest of the weekend will be to use these classics, to enjoy the boats as they were intended.

Traditional Cruisin’ n Eatin’, Eatin’ n Cruisin’.

Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake opens the summer season of classic boating.  Beautiful Table Rock Lake is the perfect place to experience cruisin’ at its best, comradery with fellow guardians of the classics, and, of course, good eatin’ along the way.​

Past Table Rock Events

2021 Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake
2019 Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake
2018 Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake
2017 Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake
2016 Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake
2015 Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake
2014 Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake
2013 Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake

Classics Cruisin' Table Rock Lake Mischief

The Annual Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake

Classics Cruisin’ Table Rock Lake is held the weekend following Memorial Day on Table Rock Lake, located in the Ozarks of southwestern Missouri and northwestern Arkansas. The popular annual event brings many members from all of the states that make up the Heartland Classics Chapter and more.