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 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:

February 5th & 6th 2018  Black River Coliseum. Carden International Circus Showtime 6:30PM.  You can plan a Spectacular evening of Family Fun at the ALL NEW…2018 CARDEN INTERNATIONAL CIRCUS!   Revisit the magical memories of your childhood while creating new ones with your own kids that will last a lifetime!   SEE YOU AT THE CIRCUS!!!

February 16th, 2018.  Black River Coliseum.  Shenandoah Country Music Group Concert.  Showtime 6:30PM.  2018 Tour. 

March 16th & 17th 2018  Black River Coliseum.  Black River Pro Rodeo.  Doors open 6:30 PM  Show starts 7:30PM.  Email Contact: 
The 2018 season is now underway and the road to the NFR has begun once again. With a new season brings the renewed vision for thousands of PRCA cowboys across the United States and Canada to make it to the coveted 10 million dollar payout that the 2018 National Finals Rodeo offers the best in the world.







September 28, 2017 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  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!