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Posted on: November 18, 2022

Breakfast with Santa Claus set for Saturday, Dec. 3

Artwork with smiling Santa and event information listed

 Santa is taking a break from his holiday schedule to make a special stop to have breakfast with all the good little girls and boys! Joplin Parks and Recreation will host their annual Breakfast with Santa event at the Joplin History & Mineral Museum on Saturday, December 3rd from 8 am – 10 am. 


The morning features great food, fun, holiday crafts, and pictures with Santa.  Breakfast will include a buffet of pancakes, sausage, bacon, and biscuits and gravy. Children will visit with Santa after breakfast and parents are encouraged to bring their cameras. 

The event is $6 a person; children two and under are free. Seating is limited. Registration is necessary for this event and can be done by calling the Joplin Parks and Recreation Department at 417-625-4750 or registering online at