Schedule

Jones & Company Carnival
Thursday – Saturday
ARMBANDS:  $20 per day

 Thursday – Friday: 7 – 11 P.M.
Saturday: 12-4 P.M. and 6-10 P.M.


CONTEST REGISTRATION DEADLINE:
WEDNESDAY, May 30th at 5:00 P.M.
(unless otherwise stated)
**NO EXCEPTIONS**
To register, call the contact person on that contest.

THURSDAY, MAY 31st
1:00 13-POINT PITCH TOURNAMENT
Lathrop City Hall

6:00 – 10:00 FOOD, CRAFT & RETAIL BOOTHS OPEN
Contact Sherrine Goad, 816-592-9398 sgoad042005@yahoo.com.

7:00 OPENING CEREMONIES
Kyle Beane, Festival Emcee
Brock Goodman, Festival Co-Emcee

7:15 LITTLE MISTER & MISS LATHROP
Sponsored by Michele Wells
4 & 5 year olds or enrolled in kindergarten 2018- 2019 school year. Lathrop School District. Contact Michele Wells, 816-632-0429.

7:30 JUNIOR PRINCE & PRINCESS
Sponsored by Cleaning Connections
1st & 2nd grade 2018- 2019 school year.
Lathrop School District. Contact Cindy Stanford, 816-419-8718.

7:45 AWARDS CEREMONY
Rotary Citizen of the Year
Friendship Festival Grand Marshal

8:00 PRINCESS CONTEST
Sponsored by Rick and Michelle Eads
3rd, 4th & 5th grade 2018–2019 school year. Lathrop School District. Contact Michelle Eads, 816-528-3955.

8:15 JUNIOR MISS
Sponsored by Park Lawn 6th, 7th & 8th grade 2018-2019 school year. Lathrop School District. Contact Amy MacEwen, 816-596-1238.

8:30 ROTARY CAKE RAFFLE & BALL DROP

8:45 CHRIS SCOTT – Country Music

FRIDAY, JUNE 1st
10:00 – 12:00 KIDS MORNING IN THE PARK
Kid’s activities and lunch at the Lathrop Park. In case of rain, go to Lathrop Middle School.

6:00 – 10:00 FOOD, CRAFT & RETAIL BOOTHS OPEN

7:00 SENIOR ADULT KING AND QUEEN CONTEST
Sponsored by Lathrop Assembly of God Church Nominate your favorite senior 65 and older at participating Lathrop businesses.
Contact Alice Crawford, 816-528-3051.

7:15 FESTIVAL SCAVENGER HUNT
(aka Put it in the Box Game)

7:30 WILD WILD WEST PICTIONARY
Sponsored by Marcott Construction

8:00 LIP SYNC BATTLE

8:30 ROTARY CAKE RAFFLE & BALL DROP

8:45 MIKE WALKER – Lasting Impressions

SATURDAY, JUNE 2nd
MORNING
7:00 – 11:00 PANCAKE BREAKFAST

Sponsored by The First Baptist Church.

7:30 5K RUN/WALK
Early Entry Fee: $15; Day of Race: $20. Proceeds will benefit the LHS Cross Country Team. Contact Stacy & Dana Evans, 816-528-4445.

8:00 FOOD, CRAFT & RETAIL BOOTHS OPEN

8:00 TRACTOR SHOW – Downtown Lathrop

8:30 FESTIVAL BINGO – Brazelton Community Room

9:00 – 4:00 LATHROP QUILT SHOW
Sponsored by The Lathrop Sew-N-Sews
Lathrop Community Center at 406 Elm Street
Cost $1 to view and vote on your favorite quilt. Deadline to turn in quilts is Thursday, May 31st. Forms available at City Hall. Contact Tracy Gunn 816-449-0089.

9:00 BABY SHOW
Sponsored by Karen’s Hair Station
Contact Martha Martin, 816-528-3218 or Megan Nichols, 816-719-7323.

9:30 LITTLE MISTER UNIVERSE & MISS BATHING BEAUTY
Sponsored by Carrie’s Child Care 2 & 3 year olds.
Contact Carrie Sellers, 816-528-4452.

11:00 PARADE
Sponsored by Goppert Financial Bank
National Anthem-Kale Spidle
Check in between 9:00 and 10:30 in the Lathrop Middle School parking lot.
Contact Jennifer Morrison 816-882-6213 or Autumn Smith, 816-649-8220.

11:00 – 1:00 SPORTING KC’S BLUE
Parade route and Downtown following the parade.

AFTERNOON

11:30 – 2:00 BAKED POTATO & SALAD BAR – United Methodist Church

1:00 DOG SHOW
Sponsored by Vit-a-Zinc Farm Supply, Lawson, MO – Eligible dogs MUST be legal by city ordinance (NO PIT BULLS) and NOT IN HEAT. Register behind stage before contest.

1:30 PEDAL TRACTOR PULL
Entry Fee: Kids $2, Adults $5. Contact Josh Phillips, 816-528-4255.

2:00 – 4:00 HOMEMADE ICE CREAM, CAKE & PIE SOCIAL
Masonic Lodge – Downtown Lathrop

2:00 FESTIVAL BINGO – CLEAN UP
Brazelton Community Room

3:00 FROG RACES
Ages 5-12 Bring your own frog! Contact Megan Nichols, 816-719-7323.

EVENING
6:00 FESTIVAL TALENT SHOW

Sponsored by The Hamilton Bank
Three categories: ages 13 and under 14-17; 18 and up. Contact Carmen Bennett, 816-509-8992 or Carmen.Bennett@lathropschools.com.

7:00 MILITARY TRIBUTE
National Anthem – Kale Spidle, LHS Alumni

7:30 DEAL OR NO DEAL
Sponsored by Steve’s Auto

8:15 ROTARY CAKE RAFFLE & BALL DROP

8:30 COFFEY ANDERSON– Country Music

DJ services provided by: Kale Spidle