The holiday season officially kicks off in Joplin when the lights at Spiva Park come on on Thursday, November 18! Spiva Park, located on the corner of 4th and Main Streets in downtown Joplin, features a holiday light show which starts on the half-hour and runs from 5:00 pm – 10:30 pm.
Located along Murphy Boulevard from 10th to 20th Streets, the parkway has various lighted holiday displays along the trail.
Visit Mercy Park and the annual Holiday Tree Trail! Everyone is invited to walk the trail, vote for their favorite decorated tree, and attend our special events! It's a great place to enjoy the holiday season with family and friends!
Holiday Tree Trail Kickoff Event
Tuesday, November 30
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free to attend!
Tree Lighting, Performances by Karen's Dance Studio, Refreshments, Visit with Santa, Storywalk, Food Trucks