Are you ready for all of the arts-centric Valentine’s Day events/performances going on around Joplin? Our local arts organizations have you covered! Take a look below for some ideas…
ROMANTIC SONGS AND SWEET TREATS
Heartland Opera Theatre (HOT) presents: An Evening of Romantic Songs & Delicious Treats! The program includes a collection of romantic music from operas and musicals. Including: “La Boheme,” “The Barber of Seville,” “Oklahoma,” and “Company.” Featured vocalists: Vicki Branch Hummell, Daryl Foster, Devri Brock, Forrest Bunter. The event will be held at the Route 66 Events Center in Webb City. Tickets are $12 at the door (includes admission, a Minerva’s chocolate, and hot tea or coffee!) For more info call (417) 782-4953.
ART FEEDS BOOGIE GRAMS
A team of dancers dressed head to toe in hearts will interpret your undying love for your significant other through dance. Dancing not enough? There’s confetti and a handmade valentine for every Boogie Gram delivered so your sweetheart will never forget this Valentine’s Day. Book your Boogie Gram today!
– February 13: 10 AM – 7 PM for $40
– February 14: 10 AM – 8 PM for $50
Boogie Grams can be delivered to any home, office, restaurant, park, etc. in the Joplin area. You will be asked for specific information. Call (417) 626-2323.
Looking for that perfect Valentine? Let the TriStatesmen Barbershop Chorus serenade your loved one! For only $25, your sweetheart will receive a long-stem rose, Valentine card, and two love songs (wherever they might be at the time)! Call (417) 234-2086 to schedule yours today!
VALENTINES DANCE PARTY!
On Thursday (the night before V-Day) get together and practice the dancing skills you know and have a great time at Judy’s Ballroom Dance! The cost is $5/person. Dress for Valentines Day! This party will be held in the dance studio in the new MSSU Health Sciences Building Room 151. Call (417) 392-0215 for more information.
Visit one of the many arts organizations/ businesses that sell local artwork. You are sure to find something that will make your sweetheart feel special! Pictured: Steve Henton’s glass hearts available at Local Color Art Gallery & Studio. More ideas of where to shop:
– Phoenix Fired Art
– Spiva Center for the Arts
– Pro Musica
– Joplin Little Theatre
– Stained Glass Theatre
– Post Memorial Art Reference Library
– And many more!