Fundraising Events

Party with a Purpose

Every year, generous corporate and individuals sponsor George A Spiva Center for the Arts events and ensure the continuation of exceptional exhibits, classes, camps, programs, and community outreach. These contributions are critical to Spiva’s ability to provide the community with ongoing programming. The high quality of Spiva’s exhibitions and programs directly reflects the generosity of the community The following events engage with a diverse group of donors and introduce new people to Spiva Center for the Arts and its mission.

Spiva in Bloom: An Exhibition in Flowers

Presented by Sharon & Lance Beshore | March 21 – 23, 2024

Join Spiva Center for the Arts in celebrating the art of floral design with the 9th annual Spiva in Bloom. This can’t-miss festival of flowers features locally designed and crafted floral sculpture interpretations of works from the national photography competition, PhotoSpiva 2024. Join us for self-guided tours, a specialty luncheon, activities, guided workshops, and view these exciting new works on display in the galleries. This 3-day exhibit is a must-see display of art inspired by art.

Art on Tap

June 8, 2024

Celebrating 16 years of beers + bites. This beer-tasting event features local breweries, light bites, entertainment, games, and chance drawings. Whether you invite a group of friends (consider the Ale sponsorship for 12 tickets) or have your company logo featured on commemorative swag items (lanyards, koozies, and promotional coasters to name a few), we are proud to offer a variety of sponsorship opportunities to meet your interests.

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Location & Hours

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 10:00AM – 5:00PM

Wednesday: 10:00AM – 5:00PM

Thursday: 10:00AM – 5:00PM

Friday: 10:00AM – 5:00PM

Saturday: 10:00AM – 5:00PM

Sunday: Closed

212 W. 7th Street
Joplin, M0 64801