Home for the Holidays in Joplin

Starts with Bourbon Tasting on Friday Evening $50

Food Parings included with Bourbon Ticket
Date/Time: Friday – December 8, 2017 – 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Location: Scottish Rite Cathedral-505 S. Byers Avenue, Joplin, MO 64801

  • Listed on the National Register of Historic Places
  • Built: 1923 Beaux Arts style concrete & terra cotta social hall
  • Taste Bourbon where Turn-of-the-Century Capitalists and
    Entrepreneurs cultivated business deals and friendships
  • Learn the Nuances of all things Bourbon


General admission (does not include the bourbon tasting) $25

  • Cash Bar and Hors d’oeuvres
  • Guided Tours of Cathedral at this Murphysburg Attraction
  • Surprise Living History Portrayals!

Continues on Saturday Afternoon for Holiday Homes Tour (advance tickets) $20
Date/Time: Saturday – December 9, 2017 – 2:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Location: Joplin Houses in Historic Murphysburg District and
Wilson Hutton District

  • Private Historic Homes Decorated for the Holidays
  • Decorations range from Homespun to Victorian to Modern
  • More Living History Portrayals will up the nostalgia factor and
    bring good tidings for all
  • HMP will educate visitors regarding the architecture, origin,
    home owners, and tidbits of history
  • Take Our History with You in a Commemorative Booklet  so that you can return to Murphysburg for future visits

Friday-Saturday-Sunday – Visitors will be given information
regarding all Joplin attractions, dining, bed & breakfast, shopping,
and all the festivities that Joplin has to offer during the holiday