Groups & Meetings

Let our experienced and friendly staff take care of every detail.

Whether you’re scheduling an all-company meeting or a small, off-site brainstorming session, we welcome you to the Joplin Convention & Trade Center.   Joplin Convention & Trade Center is the perfect blank canvas for guests to customize memorable events.  Together with JCTC’s preferred partners, clients’ imaginations can come to life with tailored set-up, breathe taking decorations, delicious catering, state of the art audio visual and more.

Joplin Convention & Trade Center is conveniently located in Joplin’s Hotel District with easy access to I-44 and I-49 (Highway 71). JCTC is just moments away from Leggett & Platt, Tamko, Eagle Picher, Conway/CFI Truckload, General Mills, Mercy Hospital, FAG Bearings, Freeman Hospital and Health System, and Frito Lay. Downstream Casino, Buffalo Run Casino, Indigo Sky Casino, Precious Moments Chapel, and Sandstone Gardens are also located close to the convention center. From corporate meetings to gala events, trade shows to wedding receptions, JCTC is the premier venue choice in Joplin.

The Arena at the Joplin Conference & Trade Center offers 30,000 square feet of versatile meeting space with seating for as many as 3,600 and is ideal for trade shows, meetings, weddings, milestone birthdays, board meetings and other social events. With plenty of wide-open space and parking for your guests, we give you all the tools and amenities you need to have a beautiful and well-organized event.

Joplin Conference & Trade Center Capacity Chart

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