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“The Great Outdoors” by Dean Ertel

Spiva Center For the Arts, 222 W 3rd St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

The Great Outdoors by Dean ErtelOctober 9–December 18, 2021At Spiva Center for the Arts, Regional Gallery (222 W 3rd St)A landscape artist, Dean Ertel's inspiration comes from a lifetime of […]

“Queer Space” by Luke Blevins

Post Art Library, 1901 E 20th St, Joplin, MO 64804, USA

Queer Space by Luke BlevinsOctober 10–December 31, 2021At Post Art Library (1901 E 20th St)In his exhibit Queer Space, local artist Luke Blevins explores the tangential relationships between boyhood, social […]

“All the Colors of the Earth” by Koral Martin

Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce, 320 E 4th St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

All the Colors of the Earth by Koral MartinNovember 1–December 31, 2021At Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce (320 E 4th St)Photographer Koral Martin presents breathtaking, picturesque scenes in her new exhibit […]

“Metacognition” by Eric Beezley

Beast & Barrel, 530 S Main St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Metacognition by Eric BeezleyNovember 1–December 31, 2021At Beast & Barrel (530 S Main St)A teacher and artist, Eric Beezley presents a collection of colorful, contemporary paintings in his latest exhibit, Metacognition. […]

“Vertically Inclined” by JRAC

Spiva Center For the Arts, 222 W 3rd St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Vertically Inclined by JRACNovember 2–December 18, 2021At Spiva Center for the Arts, Upstairs Gallery (222 W 3rd St)See a wide selection of artwork in a variety of mediums and styles from […]

Hometown Holidays

Carthage, MO 64836, USA

Hometown HolidaysNovember 26, 2021–January 1, 2022In Carthage, MOJoin Vision Carthage in celebrating the holidays! Enjoy a variety of attractions and activities over the course of 37 days, including many arts […]

“Home for the Holidays”

Urban Art Gallery, 511 S Main St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Home for the HolidaysDecember 1–31, 2021At Urban Art Gallery (511 S Main St)The holiday season and its traditions evoke a variety of powerful emotions. In Home for the Holidays, 12 […]

Third and Fourth Grade Art and Essay Contest

George Washington Carver Elementary School, 12350 Norway Rd, Neosho, MO 64850, USA

Calling all area third and fourth graders! You're invited to enter the annual George Washington Carver Art and Essay contest, which is centered on this year's theme "Kindness." Students are […]

Bookhouse Cinema Showings

Bookhouse Cinema, 715 E Broadway St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Bookhouse Cinema ShowingsWednesdays–SundaysAt Bookhouse Cinema (715 E Broadway St)Bookhouse Cinema is an independent micro theater and pub in the East Town neighborhood. They show a variety of independent, classic, and […]

Holiday Tree Trail at Mercy Park

Mercy Park, 3002 St Johns Blvd, Joplin, MO 64804, USA

Holiday Tree Trail at Mercy ParkNovember 30–December 31, 2021At Mercy Park (28th St and S Picher Ave)‘Tis the season for Joplin Parks and Recreation's annual Holiday Tree Trail – a collection […]

Memories in the Making

Spiva Center For the Arts, 222 W 3rd St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Memories in the MakingThursdays | Noon–2:00pmAt Spiva Center for the Arts (222 W 3rd St)This art experience is centered on the expression of creativity through painting for those dealing with […]


Stained Glass Theater, 2101 Annie Baxter Ave, Joplin, MO 64804, USA

FrUiTCaKeSThursday–Sunday | December 9–19 | 7:00pm (Sundays 2:30pm)At Stained Glass Theatre Joplin (2101 Annie Baxter Ave)Stained Glass Theatre Joplin proudly presents FrUiTCaKeS! Mix together a batch of fruitcakes, three dozen […]

“Who’s Holiday!” (Ages 18+)

Dream Theatre Co., 124 S Main St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Who's Holiday! (Ages 18+)Thursday–Saturday | December 16–18 | 7:30pmAt Studio 124 (124 S Main St)Dream Theatre Co. invites you to celebrate the holiday season with their production of Who's Holiday! […]

Comedy Open Mic

Brew Pub & Parlor, 813 S Main St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Comedy Open MicThursdays | 8:00pmAt Brew Pub & Parlor (813 S Main St)Pratt Presents invites you to listen to some great local comedy or try your latest stand-up routine at […]