Tourist Information/Convention Services
The Joplin Sports Authority is a 501c3 not-for-profit sports commission with the mission to attract, promote, provide and support local, state, regional, national and international sporting events to the Joplin area, which will provide economic impact and enhance the quality of life for the residents of the Joplin area.
The Vision of the Joplin
Convention & Visitors Bureau is to be the leading source for the development,
promotion and marketing of travel and tourism efforts in attracting visitors to
Joplin and the region.
The Mission of the Joplin
Convention & Visitors Bureau is to position the collective elements of the
travel and tourism infrastructure within the Joplin region as a premier destination,
and having a significant role in creating a regional economic impact for
industry partners, while increasing visitation and delivering the best possible