Third Thursday is Joplin’s premiere community cultural event. Every third Thursday, March through October, thousands of people gather on Main Street in Downtown Joplin from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. to enjoy local artisans, music, entertainment, and food.
This April, join our sponsors, the Children’s Center of Joplin, and our vendors as we celebrate all the heroes in our world. Whether fantasy superheroes or the people who help us in our own hometown, this month if for them!
Here is the full schedule for our 16th season of Third Thursday!
March 16: Go Green
April 20: Be a Hero!
May 18: Great Adventure
June 15: You Belong Celebration
July 20: Downtown WaterFest
August 17: Dog Days of Summer
September 21: Green & Gold (MSSU)
October 19: Harvest Festival