< Black River Coliseum | Poplar Bluff, MO
301 S 5th St, Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Pool & Recreation

The Black River Coliseum Aquatic and Fitness Center is located in the heart and soul of Downtown Poplar Bluff. We offer a variety of services from aquatic activities and aerobics, to a full-service fitness center for all workout goals. Membership rates vary by plans or you can pay per visit! Contact us at 573-686-8009 for more information.

Monday - Friday: 5:00am-7:00am, 8:00am-7:00pm

Saturday: 10am-6pm

Sunday: 12pm-5pm


Ready to sign up for a membership? 

Hours of Operation:

Mon-Fri Fitness & Lap Swimming hours: 5:00am-7:00am, 8:00am-7:00pm

Mon- Fri Open swim: 1:00pm-7:00pm

Sat - Fitness & Lap Swim hours: 10:00am-6:00pm Open Swim hours: 11:00am-6:00pm

Sun – Fitness, Lap Swim & Open Swim hours: 12:00pm-5:00pm


Kids (3 years old- 17 years old): $4

Adults: (18+): $6

Aerobic Pass: $3.00

5 day aerobic pass: $15.00

5 day adult pass: $18

5 day child pass: $12

30 day lap swim pass: $75

The Black River Coliseum will be having Happy Hour from 4:00-7:00pm every Tuesday!

Daily passes will be 50% off from 4:00-7:00pm!!!!!

Every Friday night the Black River Coliseum Aquatic Center will be having Family Swim Night from 4:00-7:00pm!

Individuals: $3

Family (3-5 people): $10

After 5 people: $3

Basic Party- $150.00 for 25 Swimmers or Less (2 Hours)

Private Party- $200.00 for 25 Swimmers or Less (2 Hours)

VIP Room- Additional $30.00

Additional 25 Swimmers- $25.00 for the next 25 swimmers (Up to 50 people)

Additional Hours- Additional $65.00 an hour

Basic Party Times:


5:00pm-7:00pm (2 open slot)


11:00am-1:00pm (2 open slots)

1:30pm-3:30pm (2 open slots)

4:00pm-6:00pm (2 open slots)


12:00pm-2:00pm (2 open slots)

2:30pm-4:30pm (2 open slots)

Private Party Times:


 7:00pm-9:00pm (1 open slot)


6:30pm-8:30pm (1 open slot)


5:00pm-7:00pm (1 open slot)


Pool Party Registration Form

In order to reserve a pool party you must pay a $50 deposit.  

Ending balance is due before your party starts.

You may reschedule if you have to cancel.

Please call 573-686-8009 during business hours for more information.


One on one 30 minute swimming lessons.

Give your child the training and readiness to conquer the water.

Will work around your schedule and time.

Five 30 minute session: $75 for non-members, $60 for members

Ten 30 minute sessions: $150 for non-members, $120 for members

Private Lesson Registration Form


10:00 AM - Aqua Works

11:00 AM - Water Power
12:30 PM - Moving My Joints


10:00 AM - Aqua Works

12:30 PM - Moving My Joints


10:00 AM - Aqua Works

11:00 AM - Water Power
12:30 PM - Moving My Joints


10:00 AM - Aqua Works

12:30 PM - Moving My Joints

Hours: Monday-Friday 5:00-7:00am & 8:00 am-4:30 pm          
Closed on ALL Saturdays and Sundays
*When events are held in the arena the walking track will be closed- WILL POST THE WEEK OF THE EVENT*

There will be 3 different classes that will take place on:

May 13th & 14th 2024 from 8:00am-4:00pm

May 16th & 17th 2024 from 8:00am-4:00pm

May 20th & 21st 2024 from 8:00am-4:00pm

All class dates must be attended to receive certification.

Cost is $100.00 For more information please call Taylor Thompson at the Aquatic and Fitness Center at 573-686-8009 or email at tthompson@blackrivercoliseum.com.

*Lifeguard with Waterpark Certification: Minimum age 15. Ability to swim 300 meters (100 meters front crawl, with rhythmic breathing, 100 meters breaststroke, 100 meters either front crawl or breaststroke). Must swim 25 yards, retrieve 10 lb. brick and swim back with no hands, face staying a the surface of the water in 1 minute and 40 seconds. No goggles allowed for this.  Tread water for 2 minutes with no hands (hands must be placed in arm pits.)*