Fifth annual DickensFest 2014

A holiday destination in Joplin’s Historic

Murphysburg Residential District

   Scottish Rite Cathedral

505 South Byers

Joplin, Missouri 64801

 “A Murphysburg Christmas”

Grand Reception

$15.00 per person

Scottish Rite Tea Room

Friday, December 12th,

6:00 to 9:00 pm

Purchase tickets here or at the door

note: festival grounds and concerts are Saturday and Sunday only


DickensFest Concerts and Grounds

Centered in and around the

Scottish Rite Cathedral

and John Wise Mansion

Saturday and Sunday,

December 13-14, 2:00-8:00 pm

  Festival grounds activities  Saturday and Sunday Only

Festival grounds admission is complimentary.

Suggested $2 donation

Concert hall performances will be

$3:00 admission per performance

Check events tab for tickets and times of performances

Horse and carriage rides

Saturday and Sunday 4:00 to 8:00 pm

 $5.00 per person

buy tickets on site

Vendors will have their wares for sale in the

basement of the Scottish Rite

John Wise Mansion includes music, art

and a glimpse of a historic home.

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Christmas, Scrooge


DickensFest will feature thousands of winter lights, decorated historic homes, costumed Dickens characters, street                 performers, indoor concerts, food and craft vendors, live Nativity, a petting zoo, horse drawn carriage rides,     Father Christmas, and more.

New this year, HMP will present  theatrical performances on the historic Scottish Rite majestic stage. The French Renaissance auditorium on the second floor was the grandest chamber of all. Thirty feet up from the auditorium floor extended a ceiling made entirely of art glass gloriously lit from above.  There will be  entertainment at all of the different venues from 2:00 to 8:00 pm.  Saturday and Sunday. Check the events tab for times and performances.

Vendor applications on the Market Place tab

Contact HMP through the following options:

Paula Callihan (417) 483-3116; ;; e-mail at; or

Post Office Box 1332, Joplin, Missouri 64802. Learn more about

DickensFest by visiting: