Come Join The Celebration!
Hear Ye, Hear Ye! Be it declared that Historic Murphysburg Preservation, Inc. will present the third annual DickensFest-a holiday destination in Joplin for all lords, ladies and their children. Mark your calendar for Friday through Sunday, December 7-9, 2012. There will be nightly entertainment at all of the different venues from 6:00 to 8:30 PM. This free event will be centered on Moffet Avenue between Third and Fourth Street in Joplin’s residential historic district.
DickensFest will feature thousands of winter lights, an outdoor Olde English village with realistic storefronts, costumed Dickens characters, street performers, indoor concerts, food and craft vendors, art show and sale, live Nativity, a petting zoo, horse drawn carriage rides, Father Christmas, and more.
New this year will be will be arts & crafts vendors selling their wares in the London Market Place inside the First United Methodist Church Family Life Center.
Contact HMP through the following options:
Callihan (417) 483-3116; www.murphysburg.org; Facebook.com/Murphysburg; e-mail at
Murphysburg@gmail.com; Post Office Box 1332, Joplin, Missouri 64802. Learn more about
DickensFest by visiting:
Board of Directors President, Paula