Located at the
Port of Nashville
11505 Smith Hatchery Road
Columbia, MO 65203
Cooper's Landing is an unlicensed music venue where local
and regional musicians perform original unlicensed music.
Before you perform at Cooper's Landing,
download this simple agreement and bring it with you.
See our calendar (below) for a schedule of the Central Missouri's finest singer/songwriters.
Flood Report: 11:30 am, 10-13-18
Easley River Road, South of Cooper's Landing is flooded and expected to
be closed through the weekend
Smith Hatchery Road has about 6 inches of water on it near Cooper's Landing.
Music events have been cancelled for Friday and Saturday.
The River is cresting Saturday morning. We expect Smith Hatchery Road to open
Sunday morning, 10-14-18.
RV sites and tent campgrounds are in excellent condition
We have Firewood for sale
Click the blue right arrow to See Scheduled Events in coming months
The Thai Kitchen is open
We are serving Barbeque in our store on the weekends. Family Style meals
during the week.
Breakfast on Friday, Saturday and Sunday
LIVE MUSIC EVENTS & FESTIVALS
Cooper's Landing is a gathering place for artists, singers
and local musicians. We feature local musicians performing
All our events are free to the public.Generally the music is low key and perfect
for a relaxed dining atmosphere.
Occasionally a local band will be featured with a festival atmosphere.
Some events will be video recorded in partnership with the
Missouri River Cultural Conservancy, MoRivCC.
Several festival events
occur every year. Fundraising events for local not for profit organizations
and other charities occur primarily in the spring and fall.
These festivals provide a variety of entertainment such as dance, art, poetry,
plays as well as local original music.
The EcoArtFest, an environmental fair and art show, has become an annual fall
Our Festivals provide an excellent opportunity for local artists and craft
people of all types.
Dine and enjoy the unique setting with an eclectic crowd which arrives by
automobile from the nearby cities, bicycles on the Katy Trail
or boaters landing at our commercial boat dock
. A secure and peaceful environment is considered important to the families
who bring their children and their grandparents to enjoy the unique view and
Cussing and excessive drinking are not allowed.
We allow no carry in food or drinks.
Cooper's Landing is also an excellent place to host wedding receptions, retirement
parties and business meetings.
The indoor "Gathering Room" seats 30 at tables and is used for a variety of
. Even if there is music and dance going on outside there is a quiet room
available for your group meeting in the Gathering Room.
Musicians, the Gathering Room is available year round as
a practice room and recording studio.
Winter Sessions video recording sessions take place primarily in
January through March.
Please call to check on availability and to make reservations.
Enjoy excellent music while dining on fine foods on
the bank of the Missouri River.
- Food is always available from Cooper's Landing store.
- Enjoy campfires in the evenings.
- Winter time activities include, darts, movies, sporting events and cards.
- Come by any time for a beautiful view of the Missouri River.
- Enjoy interesting conversations with local characters, and people from
all over the world.
— NO carry-in food or drinks can be brought into the dining or entertainment
inside or outside the building —
— NO HARD LIQUOR or WINE allowed on the PREMISES —
(sorry, our liquor license only allows beer on the property)
— NO cussing or excessive alcohol consumption allowed —
Please do NOT bring your dogs!
— Beer, Wine Coolers and Soft drinks available from Cooper's Landing Store.
— FREE ADMISSION TO ALL MUSIC EVENTS & JAM SESSIONS
The Gathering Room can also be used for viewing movies and sporting events
in Surround Sound on our HDTV.
Camping is available year round. See the camping page for more information.