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A Bit of Background

The mission of the Blackwater Preservation Society is to preserve Blackwater's historic and cultural past, including our many historic buildings, such as The West End Theatre, The Depot, and historic Main Street. The Preservation Society hosts events and gathers to continue Blackwater's community traditions, as well as raise money to continue preserving our beloved town.

Upcoming Events

  • Wabash Caboose Fundraiser
    Sat, Jun 24
    Blackwater Depot
    Jun 24, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Blackwater Depot, Railroad Ave, Blackwater, MO 65322, USA
    Come support our endeavor to preserve history with the 1904 Wabash Caboose. Enjoy a marvelous meal and see the caboose up close! All proceeds will go towards restoring the caboose to its original state.
  • Madd Mayor Car Show
    Sat, Jul 01
    Blackwater, Missouri
    Jul 01, 9:00 AM
    Blackwater, Missouri, Blackwater, MO 65322, USA
  • Ice Cream Social & Car Cruise
    Sat, Aug 12
    Blackwater Depot
    Aug 12, 5:00 PM
    Blackwater Depot, Railroad Ave, Blackwater, MO 65322, USA
    Beat the summer heat with our annual Ice Cream Social and Car Cruise-In! Sign up for the ice cream eating contest or enter your favorite recipe. Join us while we enjoy family fun at it's finest!
  • Fall Festival
    Sat, Oct 14
    Oct 14, 9:00 AM
    Blackwater, Blackwater, MO 65322, USA
    Spend the day in Blackwater at our annual Fall Festival! October 14th from 9AM-4PM Vendors will be set up in the East Parking Lot, behind the Iron Horse Hotel!
  • Blackwater Christmas Festival
    Sat, Dec 09
    The Hollow
    Dec 09, 2:00 PM
    The Hollow, 110 Main St, Blackwater, MO 65322, USA
    Don't miss out on our annual Christmas Vendor Blender, Kid's Crafts, and SANTA!
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Featured Project

The 1904 Wabash Caboose

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