Holiday Lights

picture of lighted tree with the words Holiday Lights

Joplin has several fantastic light displays and events around the city this holiday season! Check out these displays and events below!

Picture of Spiva Park decorated in Christmas lights

Spiva Park

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.

Campbell Parkway

Campbell Parkway

Located along Murphy Boulevard from 10th to 20th Streets, the parkway has various lighted holiday displays along the trail.

Holiday Tree Trail image of logo and November 30 - December 31
Mercy Park with various holiday trees around a pond

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

Holiday Tree Trail Family Night

  • Saturday, December 18
  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm 
  • Free to attend!
  • Visit with Santa, Refreshments, Movie in the Park, Candy Cane Scavenger Hunt
Click here to register for the Roll-n-Stroll
Click here to vote for your favorite decorated tree on the Holiday Tree Trail