Joplin Arts & Cultural Preview 2017: The premise is simple. Each arts/cultural representative has three minutes to update the community on their organizations activities and offerings for 2017–2018.

2017 Participating Organizations (33): Connect2Culture, Urban Art Gallery, First Thursday ArtWalk, MSSU Spiva Art Gallery, Joplin Little Theatre, Jomo Jazz, MSSU Music Department, Art Feeds, Wildcat Glades Conservation & Audubon Center, Joplin Arts Fest, Murphysburg Historic Preservation, Inc., Post Art Library, Downtown Joplin Alliance, Emancipation Celebration Committee, Thomas Jefferson Concert Hall, MSSU French Film Festival, Fiber Folks of SW MO, Spiva Center for the Arts, Ozark Christian College, Heartland Opera Theatre, MSSU Art Department, Joplin History & Mineral Museum, Heartland Concert Band, MSSU Theatre Department, Pro Musica, Downtown Poetry, Joplin Empire Market, The Coda Concert House, Midwest Regional Ballet Company & School, The Hip Handmade Market, Joplin Regional Artists Coalition, Midwest Artist Collective, MSSU Korea Semester, Phoenix Fired Art.