Guns & Hoses

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Guns & Hoses, the biggest fundraiser of the year for Bright Futures Joplin, helps replenish our Donation Center and Snack Pack needs so we can continue doing what we love: bringing community support to our students who don't have anywhere else to turn. And watching our local police and fire departments compete on the basketball court is the cherry on top!

Save the Date!

WHO: You! Bring your friends, family, co-workers, and group members for a fun night supporting the needs of Joplin Students!
WHAT: Tons of halftime games, time-out fun, prizes, photo ops, gametime concessions, donation opportunities, sponsorship opportunities and more. Oh yeah...and a basketball game that celebrates Joplin's finest.
WHEN: Saturday, April 29, 2023. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., game starts at 7 p.m.
WHERE: Joplin High School, 2104 Indiana.
COST: Students and children: free. Adults: $5 per ticket at the gate.

Want to be a sponsor?

We love it! Contact Larry Warren at [email protected] to get signed up, or click here to donate now.

Sponsorship forms and levels are available here: Open Guns and Hoses Sponsorship Flyer

How to Watch!

The game will be live-streamed locally, thanks to NXT Level Media. If you can't attend the game, watch it live (or later) at