Events

Independence Day Celebration

Independence Day Celebration

Independence Day Celebration at Wappapello July 1st from 12 PM – 2 PM Live music at the Visitor Center 3 PM – Dusk FREE Activities provided by Peoples Community Bank: Raffle, DJ, Kids Zone, Face Painting, Bounce House, Free Throw Contest, Corn Hole, and more! Bo-Bo the Clown at the Visitor Center: 6:30 & 7:30 PM Fireworks at 9 PM Downtown Poplar Bluff’s Parade and Firework Information Held on Tuesday, July 4th If you would like to enter the parade, here are the details: Thank you Fox Radio Network for sponsoring our...

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2017 Iron Horse Festival

2017 Iron Horse Festival

2017 Iron Horse Festival September 30th, 2017 Located in Downtown Poplar Bluff. Live entertainment all day, free kids zone, triathlon, car show, veterans program, grape stomp, food vendors, craft vendors, farmers market, tons of demonstrations, art museum activities, river races, and so much more. If you are interested in becoming a vendor, participant, or want more information please contact (573)...

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Chamber Golf Outing

Chamber Golf Outing

Join us for our 27th Annual Chamber Golf Outing! September 22nd, 2017 Lunch: 11:00 A.M. Tee Time: 12:00 P.M. Westwood Hills Country Club 1 Birdie Lane Poplar Bluff, MO 63901 Registration: $125/Chamber Member $175/Non Chamber Member Includes cart and green fees for 18 holes, lunch, and beverages.  Prizes on every other hole! You will also have a chance to win $500 on two separate holes! Hole and booth sponsorship opportunities are available for $100. Contact the Chamber at (573) 785-7761 for more...

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Historic Depot Restoration Project

Historic Depot Restoration Project

Click Here for a full informational flyer of the event. For current updates on the project call 573-300-9303.

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Soldier’s Heart Veteran Return Retreat

  Provides veterans, family members, helping professionals and caring community members an opportunity to learn and practice ways of successful homecoming and healing from war. More information info@soldiersheart.net or call 518-274-0501. The New Life Christian Church Annually in October Contact: Al Plapp 573-225-7959

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National Train Day

Amtrak’s fifth annual celebration of passenger rail service. Two Amtrak Texas Eagle passenger trains stop nightly in Poplar Bluff. Nearly 5,500 passengers got on/off at Poplar Bluff during past Amtrak fiscal year. Free Amtrak information. The Moark Regional Railroad Museum will give away a model train set valued at $80. Register by donating $2 for 1 ticket for $5 for 3 tickets. Limit of $5 per person. View museum exhibits, 30-foot model train layout and Southeast Explorer Mobile Museum. Walk through Missouri Pacific caboose. Purchase...

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United Gospel Rescue Mission Chili Cook-Off

This annual Chili Cook Off  boasts some of the best chili in Southeast Missouri, with businesses competing for the ultimate “People’s Choice” Award.  The event, which raises money for the Rescue Mission, is held the last Saturday of February at the Black River Coliseum.  For more information contact 573-785-4684. 2017 TBA Black River Coliseum 301 South 5th Street Poplar Bluff, MO 573-686-8001 www.blackrivercoliseum.com

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