JOMO for the Holidays
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JOMO for the Holidays

Arrive in Joplin at lunchtime and start your weekend off by fueling up at a downtown restaurant like M & M Bistro before you set out to do some shopping in the surrounding boutiques. Whether you are buying for yourself, or your loved ones, you are sure to find some great items. Be sure to check our uniques places to shop too!

Evening- Refuel at Red Onion Café before you head out for the night to enjoy the Empire Market Before Christmas! Empire Market will feature and artisan market, live music, food, and seasonal libations.


Morning - After a good night of rest put on your comfiest shoes! It’s going to be a day full of walking. Grab brunch at a local favorite, The Bruncheonette. Small restaurant with BIG flavor.

Afternoon - Then head over the Home for the Joplin. This historic homes tour will take you through one of Joplin’s original neighborhoods.

Evening - Spend the evening exploring old Joplin with a flashlight tour. Don’t care for the ghosts of Christmas past? Stroll the city sidewalks and admire the windows decked out in the beauty of the season.


Morning - Kick the day off with brunch at one of Joplin’s hidden treasures- Crabby’s Seafood Bar & Grill.

Afternoon - Escape to Grand Falls for some peace, or head out to George Washington Carver National Monument for a taste of everything. Nature, history, art, culture, science. They have you covered. Feet tired from all of yesterday's walking? Grab a movie at Joplin’s only independent cinema, Bookhouse Cinema also has amazing food and snacks to get you through the afternoon.

Evening -The weekend ends with options! Hop on board the Holiday Express! Tour the train, meet Santa! Or fill up on a scrumptious meal at IHackett Hot Wings, then enjoy the musical stylings of David Phelps, in his It Must Be Christmas 2019 Tour Presented by Connect2Culture.

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