Recreation/Events/Things to do

Places to visit, things to do.  
Scroll down to Scheduled dates and events by the month below.

Wolf Creek Trail:  Located 1/2 mile from Camelot RV Campground on US 67 N.  This 21 mile trail is perfect for walkers, runners, hiking and biking.  Off Hwy 67 N take County Road 429 Poplar Bluff, MO  63901.      

Hydro Adventures Water Park:  Poplar Bluff, MO Family fun  Phone: 573-727-9322   Address:  2801 Cheshire Blvd, Poplar Bluff, MO 63901

Skate City:  Family fun 1403 West Vine Street Poplar Bluff, MO 63901  Phone: 573-686-1500.

AMC Theaters 8:  Theaters offers 8 shows to choose from.  Located at 3525 South Westwood Blvd, Poplar Bluff, MO 63901 Phone: 573-776-7612.

Rodgers Theater:  live performances

Ozark Ridge Golf Course::  Phone:  573-686-8634 Address: 3045 Cravens Rd, Poplar Bluff, MO 63901.  Is an 18-hole championship course that’s gaining a reputation as one of the finest public courses in the Mid-South. Terrific features, such as, large bent grass greens, protective bunkers, tree lined fairways, and a large driving range, just to name a few. There is a fully stocked pro shop with all the latest golf equipment and clothing on hand, and a grill where you can get your favorite sandwich and beverage.  

Black River Coliseum:  Has shows, events, and a indoor pool (year round).  For scheduled information visit website:     Phone:  (573) 686-8001  Address:  301 South 5th St, Poplar Bluff, MO 63901.

Also many other things to do within 15 to 30 minutes from our campground:  Lake, rivers, springs, floating and cannoning, fishing, hunting, Mingo wildlife refuge, etc…..

Scheduled dates and events:  for 2019

January 18th and 19th, 2019.  Black River Coliseum:  Ag Expo:  one of the largest ag trade shows in the region, will once again kick off on January 18 and 19 at the Black River Coliseum in Poplar Bluff, Missouri.  The event will be held Friday, January 18 from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, January 19 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission will be $1 for adults and free for all college students and youth. This trade show is sponsored by Butler County University of Missouri Extension Council and the Ag Club of Three Rivers College.

January 28, 2019 at 7:00 P.M.  Tinnin Fine Arts Center at Three Rivers College:  Russian National Ballet Performing Cinderella.

February 8th, 9th, 10th, 2019  Black River Coliseum:  Gun Show.

February 9th, 2019.  Rogers Theater:  Dancing with the Stars Poplar Bluff 2019.  Local couples will compete in various styles of dance.

February 23, 2019.  Black River Coliseum:  Chili Cook off.

February 7th and 8th, 2019.  Tinnin Fine Arts Center at Three Rivers College:  28th Annual Jazz Festival:  
February 7, 2019 at 7:00 P.M.  Cool Imagination I: Jazz Bands
February 9, 2019 at 7:00 P.M.  Coll Imagination 2: All-District Jazz Band

February 21st, 2019 at 7:00 P.M.  Rogers Theater:  Dailey & Vincent award-winning bluegrass/country duo of Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent.

March 15th, 16th, 2019. Black River Coliseum:  Black River Extreme Bulls & Bands.  A two night bull riding and concert series event.


April 11 – 13 at 7:00 P.M. and April 14 at 2:00 P.M. 2019.  Tinnin Fine Arts Center at Three Rivers College:   CLUE: The Musical.   Center Stage production.  Audience helps solve the mystery: who killed Mr. Boddy, in what room, and with what weapon?

Saturday, April 13, 2019.  6th Annual Wolf Creek Trail Run.  
Start time for Half Marathon is 8pm
Start time for 6K is 9am
Located at Wolf Creek Bike Trail (County Road 429, Poplar Bluff, MO)
Camelot RV Campground located within 3/4 mile of Trail Head.

April 13, 2019  6th Annual Wolf Creek Trail Run.  8:00 AM12:00 PM CDT. 

April 17, 2019  at 7:30 PM Aaron Lewis Concert at the Black River Coliseum.

April 26, 2019 at 7:00 P.M. Tinnin Fine Arts Center at Three Rivers College.  SIX:  Patrons of the Arts presents this concert by Branson sensation SIX, an a cappella band of brothers who deliver powerhouse vocals, impeccable harmonies, and amazing showmanship.

May 3 – 4 at 7:00 P.M. and May 5 at 2:00 P.M.  Tinnin Fine Arts Center at Three Rivers College:  The Three Rivers College Music Department presents its annual family musical, Willy Wonka, with music and lyrics by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley and adapted for the stage by Leslie Bricusse and Timothy Allen McDonald. TRC Music students perform this delicious adventure of Charlie’s visit to a mysterious chocolate factory run by eccentric proprietor Willy Wonka. Based on Roald Dahl’s book “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” and presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MIT). Admission is $10 or $5 with any school ID and free for children 5 and younger.

May 7, 2019 at 7:00 P.M.  Tinnin Fine Arts Center at Three Rivers College.  Imagine: Music for Life.  The Three Rivers College Symphonic Band and Jazz Band bring to life music of the imagination. Admission is free.

June 1st 2019  at Sat. 7:00pm   Narvel Felts The Legend Returns at the Historic Rodgers Theatre, Poplar Bluff, MO

June 6th – 9th 2019.  Brick’s Off Road Trucks Gone Wild.  drive-thru mud pits etc…

June 21, 22, 28, 29 at 7:00pm and June 30 at 3:00pm  Rodgers Theater 
Live performance “South Pacific”






September 26 – 29, 2019.  Butler County Fair / Iron Horse Festival.  The Annual Butler County Fair and Iron Horse Festival will be held again during the last weekend in September in Downtown Poplar Bluff.