Recreation and Entertainment
Robert Neathery Skate Park | City Parks and Walking Trails
Heart of the Ozarks Fairgrounds | Golf
Family Activities | Community Calendar | Event & Entertainment Contacts
Robert Neathery Skate Park
Skateboard enthusiasts will find the Robert Neathery Skate Park provides a challenging layout designed especially for their sport. The park includes amenities such as restrooms, a pavilion, parking and access to other city recreation areas. It is located at St. Louis and East First Streets. This location is near city walking trails, ballparks, West Plains High School, West Plains Civic Center and is just north of the downtown area. A large donation for the park was given by Robert Neathery and the park was named in his honor.
City Parks and Walking Trails
The community offers an extensive park system which provides scenic views throughout the entire city.Within the City of West Plains, eleven parks are available for recreation with some providing playgrounds, pavilions, picnic tables and grills. New playground equipment was installed in the city parks in May 2013. The city also provides an aquatics park, as well as baseball/softball diamonds, soccer fields, tennis courts and walking parks. The Missouri Conservation Department also has a beautiful nature trail with fish ponds and park benches. The building has a gift shop and many free publications on Missouri's flowers, birds, fish, wildlife and more.
Heart of the Ozarks Fairgrounds
Located on North Hwy. 63 next to the Ozark Heritage Welcome Center, a venue for rodeos, fair & livestock shows, truck & tractor pulls, demolition derby, flea markets, antique shows, gun shows and more. Phone (417) 256-2198.
West Plains has an 18-hole municipal golf course and a private 18- hole golf course at the West Plains Country Club.
West Plains Municipal Golf Course - (417) 256-9824
WP Golf Course
West Plains Country Club Golf Course - (417) 256-7197
City Pool - (417) 255-2963 - WP City Pool
Civic Center Pool (indoors) - (417) 255-7983 - Civic Center
Family Cinema - (417) 256-3400 - Family Cinema
Glass Sword Cinema - (417) 256-8686 - Glass Sword
Lightning Bowl - (417) 255-2695
Missouri Dept. of Conservation - 551 Joe Jones Blvd., West Plains, Mo. - (417) 256-7161 - MDC
Rock On Indoor Climbing Gym - (417) 256-4033 - Rock On
Top Mount Martial Arts, LLC - 112 E. Trish Knight Street, West Plains, Mo. (417) 256-4290
West Plains Public Library - 750 W. Broadway, West Plains, Mo. (417) 256-4775 - WP Public Library
West Plains Soccer Association: Contact Al Vance at: (417) 256-7460
Butler Children's Park - 1135 Broadway, West Plains, Mo. (417) 256-7304 - Butler Children's Park
West Plains has a variety of venues that create the ultimate entertainment experience. Plan your vacation or family reunion around a special event! Stage productions, dinner theater, music festivals, concerts, community orchestra, ballroom dancing, sporting events, rodeos, tradeshows, art exhibits, and more!
For complete information,
call the Ozark Heritage Welcome Center
toll free @ 1-888-256-8835
or email: email@example.com
Visit the community calendar.
Event & Entertainment Contacts:
Avenue Theatre - (417) 256-4420 - Avenue Theatre
Civic Center Events - www.civiccenter.net/calendar.php
Harlin Museum - Harlin Museum
Heart of the Ozarks Bluegrass Association - http://www.wix.com/hobabluegrass/home
Heart of the Ozarks Fairground - (417) 256-2198 - Heart of the Ozarks Fairground
MSU-WP Community Theater and Events - http://wp.missouristate.edu/ucp/theater.asp
Old Time Music Festival - www.oldtimemusic.org
Opera House - (417) 256-3780
Ozark Heritage Welcome Center - 1-888-256-8835 - www.westplains.net/tourism/tourism.php
Renee Wood's After Hours Big Band - www.afterhoursbigband.net
West Plains Car Club - www.westplainscarclub.net
West Plains Chamber of Commerce - www.wpchamber.com
West Plains Motor Speedway - http://www.westplainsdirt.com
Yellow House Community Arts Center - www.yellowhousearts.org