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Local Farms – Joplin’s Local Family Fun

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One thing about living in Southwest Missouri are all of our options of local farms. We never seem to be too far from berry picking, farm fresh eggs, milk and meat. The area definitely supports farmers and here we have a list of them that keeps growing!

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Cozy Coffee Shops – Joplin’s Local Family Fun

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I love, love, love our local coffee shops. You walk in and the smells of those nutty beans that hit you in the face, the art decor and the atmosphere, and the special getaways we can sneak to with our spouse or children. Something about a cup of Joe just makes a sweet time with our friends and family. Below you will find a list of locally owned coffee shops, and local roasters – YES!

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Toddler Time and Pre-K Classes – Joplin’s Local Family Fun

“I need a place for the kids to play… and I need a place to talk with other mom’s”. I’ve said it, my friends have said it, and I know every other mom has said it. Parenting is HARD. You can feel like you have lost yourself in this unknown mommyhood, and sometimes just need someone to say “Yes. I also got 4 hours of sleep, finished cold coffee, was kicked by a ninja all night, and ate stale cheerios for breakfast.”

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Schermerhorn Park – The Southeast Kansas Nature Center – Joplin’s Local Family Fun

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Schermerhorn Park has been a part of Galena, KS, since the 1930’s, and the home of some of the rarest animals in Kansas. The Southeast Kansas Nature Center is a vital part of the park as well.

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KiddieLand Park, Pittsburg KS – Joplin’s Local Family Fun

 

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This park has been in operation for over 60 years, and it’s located right inside Pittsburg, Kansas. I have pictures of myself riding these rides, so it’s pretty surreal watching our children on them.

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Joplin Area Attractions

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Here you will find a list of family friendly attractions in and around the Joplin area. You will find something to do indoors as well as outdoors, that will keep all ages busy. A few favorites of ours would be the indoor bounce houses, nature centers, and discovery centers.
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Family Friendly New Years Eve Events

 

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Are you ready to ring in the new year with the family? Check out these fun events where you can skate, make art, and explore while anxiously awaiting the countdown and cheer!

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Gift Guide – Joplin’s Local Family Fun

Experience Gifts with the help of local businesses

Gift giving is such a special process as you search high and low for that one perfect gift for your child. It’s also hard when they have every toy known to man, and you just can’t even fathom another toy in your house. We totally get it! Take a look at these experience gifts from local businesses that your children will sure to love, and you will too!

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Free Holiday Events – Joplin’s Local Family Fun

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Are you looking for some Holiday fun that won’t break the bank? Below we have compiled a list of Holiday events in and around the Joplin area that your family will enjoy! 

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Christmas Lights Around the Area – Joplin’s Local Family Fun

Wishing you all theHope, Wonder and Joy that the Season can bring!

Christmas lights in the Joplin area are plentiful with fun and excitement for children and adults alike. We love the drive-thru light display in Carthage, and Mt. Moriah always catches our eyes {and ears!} as we watch the lights dance to the beat of the music. Taking a stroll down Main street in Joplin and looking into the windows is always sets us up in the Christmas mood, as well.

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Christmas Tree Farms – Joplin’s Local Family Fun

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What a fun tradition for families! Weather you have done this for years, or your first time, memories are to be had. We are excited that we have many tree farms to choose from, with fun activities, hand made crafts, and goodies to purchase.

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