501 LIFE sponsors "Fairfield Bay Getaway" Contest

501 LIFE and Fairfield Bay are teaming up to treat a family of four to a weekend getaway.

Online entries are being accepted through midnight Friday, July 31, at http://somedaystartstoday.tv/cms/win-a-lake-vacation/.

A winner, selected at random, will receive weekend accommodations valued at $618 that include:

•    Two nights lodging in Fairfield Bay

•    Two-hour pontoon rental (gas not included)

•    Sugarloaf Shuttle Lake Tour for four

•    Kayak use (two hours)

•    A $50 dining coupon to the Little Red Restaurant at Indian Hills

The winner will be announced in the September issue of 501 LIFE that publishes in mid-August.

Located among the natural beauty of Greers Ferry Lake in northeastern Van Buren County, Fairfield Bay features a unique lifestyle perfect for those who appreciate and enjoy the outdoors.

The full-service marina at Fairfield Bay has a variety of offerings for those who want to enjoy Greers Ferry Lake, including rentals (boats, paddle boats, paddle boards and new wave runners), a snack bar and a gift shop. Ice, bait and tackle are also available.

Other outdoor amenities are aplenty at Fairfield Bay, which has three outdoor swimming pools with incredible mountain and lake views (the premier pool view is located at the NEW Cool Pool Café), and two championship 18-hole golf courses. The Tennis Center features eight championship courts, two night courts and tennis instruction for beginners.
Other recreational opportunities include two distinctly different 18-hole miniature golf courses and one is Harris Cup certified, more than 30 miles of biking and hiking trails, a new disc golf course, bowling, shuffleboard, horseshoes, a picnic pavilion and outdoor volleyball and basketball courts.

Local historical attractions at Fairfield Bay include three totem poles made by local woodworkers, the Log Cabin Museum (free admission), Petroglyphs, beautiful caves and an Indian Thong Tree. The museum, built in 1850, illustrates a home and life in the Ozarks in the 1880s.

The city has developed several tools to help visitors tap into amenities, including an app (Fairfield BayApp.com ), seasonal planning guides for 36-hour trips and Bay Venture Cards which illustrate the many activities available. To get more information on the many vacation packages available at Fairfield Bay or to plan a custom package, please contact 501.884.4202.

Contest entrants must be 21 or older, with a limit of one entry per person. For contest rules, visit http://somedaystartstoday.tv/cms/win-a-lake-vacation/.