Check back for details for the 2018 Friendship Festival

Click any of the links below to download our current Festival forms to enter contests, competitions and booths. Contact information is provided for those contests with no entry form available online.

Friendship Festival Booth Contract 2017
Or contact Sherrine Goad at 816-592-9398 or via e-mail at

Friendship Festival 5k Form
Proceeds will benefit the LHS Cross Country Team. Early Entry Fee: $15; Day of Race: $20. Contact Stacy & Dana Evans at 816-528-4445.

Parade Entry Form
Check in between 11:30 and 12:30 in the Lathrop Middle School parking lot. Contact Jason Gentzell, 816-351-5500.

Star Search Sign Up
Available for all ages. Contact Carmen Bennett, 816-509-8992 or

Princess Contest
3rd, 4th & 5th grade 2017–2018 school year. Lathrop School District.
Contact Michelle Eads, 816-528-3955.

Junior Miss
6th, 7th & 8th grade 2017-2018 school year. Lathrop School District.
Contact Amy MacEwen, 816-596-1238.

Junior Prince & Princess
1st & 2nd grade 2017- 2018 school year. Lathrop School District.
Contact Cindy Stanford, 816-419-8718.

Little Mister & Miss Lathrop
4 & 5 year olds or enrolled in kindergarten 2017- 2018 school year. Lathrop School District. Contact Michele Wells, 816-632-0429.

80’s Dress Up Contest 
Contact Sarah Goodman, 816-602-9772.

Lathrop Quilt Show
Cost $1 to view and vote on your favorite quilt. Deadline to turn in quilts is June 1st. Contact Marilyn Francis 816-528-3626 or Don Burkholder 816-509-4061.

Baby Show
Forms for the Baby Show are available at Karen’s Hair Station and City Hall. Your $2 entry fee needs to be attached to the registration form.
Contact Martha Martin, 816-528-3218 or Megan Nichols, 816-719-7323.

Little Mister Universe & Miss Bathing Beauty
2 & 3 year olds. Contact Carlee Hope, 816-580-3425.

Dog Show
Eligible dogs MUST be legal by city ordinance (NO PIT BULLS) and NOT IN HEAT. Register behind stage before contest.

Pedal Tractor Pull
Entry Fee: Kids $2, Adults $5.
 Contact Josh Phillips, 816-528-4255.

Frog Races
Ages 5-12. Bring your own frog!