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, hikers and bikers.  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

Bluff Lanes Bowling:  Family fun located at 1602 North Main Street Poplar Bluff, MO Phone: 573-785-7505.

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 Theatre:  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:

April 8, 2017  Rodgers Theatre live performance:  Opry at the Rodgers Theatre

  • Historic Rodgers Theatre

Our most requested show featuring your favorite local talent……..Moon Pie Band with Special Guests Janet Davis, Hannah Wight, Jeff Hovis, Kirby Clark and Mike McLeod.

April 29, 2017  Rodgers Theatre live performance:  Rockin’& Roarin” at the Rodgers   

    Featuring The Millstones, Brothers Walker, Alex Riffle & The Stiff Riff’s

June 3, 2017 Rodgers Theatre live performance:  Narvel Felts   

  • Historic Rodgers Theatre

From 1957 Rockabilly, into the 1970’s with pure country, Narvel Felts is a true Country Music Legend whose music grows stronger each day as he continues gathers fans around the world.

September 28 Butler County Fair.  For time schedules and more info visit:  click on events & activities.
28th:  Carnival Open at Ray Clinton Park.  Gospel entertainment on stage.   4H / FFA animals.  Barrell racing by Chalk Bluff Rodeo.
29th:  E
xhibits at Black River Coliseum.   Ray Clinton Park Horse shoeing demonstration – Monster truck rides.  BBQ Competition.  Bootheel Truck and Tractor Pullers.  Rodeo.
30th:    Beauty Pageant at Black River Coliseum.  Ray Clinton Park, Blacksmithing Demonstration.  BBQ Judging and logging demonstrations.   Basket weaving demonstration, flint knapping demonstration.  Kids Powerwheel demo derby at rodeo arena.  Demolition Derby at rode arena – Fireworks after derby.  

September 30, 2017  2017 Iron Horse Festival  Located in Downtown Poplar Bluff.  Located in Downtown Poplar Bluff. Live entertainment all day, dog show, free kids zone, veterans program, food vendors, craft vendors, farmers market, tons of demonstrations, art museum activities, live encampments, and so much more.
There will also be a Car Cruise-In Friday evening from 5-8 PM in the Black River Coliseum parking lot.
Food, arts and crafts, dog show, rubber duck race, and so much more!

October 8, 2017  Rodgers Theatre live performance:  John Conlee

  • Historic Rodgers Theatre

John Conlee is a country music icon and has been a member of the Grand Ole Opry since 1981.

October 27, 2017  Black River Coliseum performance by:  Chris Janson: country music singer and songwriter.
showtime 7:30 p.m.