Joplin Arts Fest Application Process

Joplin Arts Fest is Southwest Missouri’s premier fall arts festival – and you can be a part of it! This juried event showcases exceptional talent from 2D and 3D artists […]


“The Nature of Color” by Connie Miller

528 S Main St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Visit the newly opened Plant Parenthood, a store dedicated to helping people experience, grow, and decorate with plants and nature in unique and creative ways, and see The Nature Color, […]

National Preservation Month

Happy National Preservation Month! Every year in May, local preservation groups, state historical societies, and business and civic organizations across the country celebrate Preservation Month through events that promote historic […]

“Beautiful Places” by Danette Belote

Joplin Avenue Coffee Company, 506 S Joplin Ave, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

California native Danette Belote presents a collection of paintings that utilize different painting styles to depict picturesque landscapes and scenes from a variety of locations. Free and open to the […]

Briley Performing Arts Company Summer Session (Ages 3+)

Briley Performing Arts Company, 205 E Fountain Rd, Webb City, MO 64870, USA

Briley Performing Arts Company's summer camps are the perfect opportunity for any aspiring dancer, actor, or singer to cultivate and master their craft! From musical theatre workshops and vocal classes […]

“Spring” by COMBINE

Joplin Public Library (1901 E 20th St, Joplin, MO)

Post Art Library and COMBINE, a collaborative and interdisciplinary group of Missouri Southern State University Art and Design students, have worked together to present their inaugural group exhibition, Spring. The […]

Sculptures by Zach VanBecelaere

Joplin Public Library, 1901 E 20th St, Joplin, MO 64804, USA

Working primarily with steel and stainless steel, Zach VanBecelaere uses a variety of metalworking techniques to manipulate materials into new forms. He incorporates welding used for harsh texture, high mirror […]

“Monolith” by Justin Kidston

The Maple UnCommon Guest House & Gallery, 120 E Maple St, Columbus, KS 66725, USA

Local art in local businesses! The Maple UnCommon Guest House & Gallery is proud to present self-taught artist Justin Kidston's latest exhibit, Monolith. This collection of surreal, oil paintings features […]

Elsa Meet-and-Greet (Ages 10 and under)

Color Me Rad Joplin, 3120 S Main St Suite 9, Joplin, MO 64804, USA

One of the stars of Disney's Frozen is coming to Color Me Rad! Sign your child up to meet Elsa, Queen of Arendelle, and join her for a special, Frozen craft. […]


Native Plant Sale

Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center, 201 Riviera Dr, Joplin, MO 64804, USA

Drop by Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center any time between 10:00am and 1:00pm to purchase native plants for your landscaping needs! Vendors will offer hardy plants native to Missouri and […]