About the Coliseum:
The Black River Coliseum is located in historic downtown Poplar Bluff, Missouri along the banks of the celebrated Black River. Our Convenient location places us just minutes away from shopping,restaurants,lodging,and other tourist attractions.Also, located at the foothills of the Ozarks, Poplar Bluff is easily accessible from St. Louis,Memphis, Springfield, Jonesboro, and Cape Girardeau.
This state-of-the-art 115,000 square foot multi-purpose facility houses concerts, sporting events, family shows, trade shows, conventions, banquets, and many other events. Our unique design allows us to accomodate every major type of event, from Rodeos to Ag Expos to Swim Meets. We offer a seating capacity of 5,000 for concerts and 4,500 for sporting events, as well as numerous other areas to accomodate business meetings, training classes, receptions, and seminars.