Schedule

BLEACHERS WILL NOT BE PROVIDED THIS YEAR.
PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN LAWNCHAIRS


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

 Thursday – Friday: 6 – 10 P.M.
Saturday: 1 – 5 P.M. and 6-10 P.M.


CONTEST REGISTRATION DEADLINE:
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 7 at 5:00 P.M.
(unless otherwise stated)
**NO EXCEPTIONS**
To register, call the contact person on that contest.

DAY 1 – THURSDAY, OCT. 8TH

1:00  13-POINT PITCH TOURNAMENT
Lathrop City Hall

6:00 – 10:00 FOOD, CRAFT & RETAIL BOOTHS OPEN
Contact Amy MacEwen, 816-596-1238

6:30  OPENING CEREMONIES
Kyle Beane and Asa Groves, Festival Emcees

6:45  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 Jen Lanning 816-699-6346

7:00 AWARDS CEREMONY
Rotary Citizen of the Year
Friendship Festival Grand Marshal

7:30 FESTIVAL GAMES

8:15 ROTARY CAKE RAFFLE & BALL DROP

8:30 KATATONICS – Rockabilly Trio

DAY 2 – FRIDAY, OCT. 9TH

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

6:00 SCARECROW BUILDING
Sponsored by Lathrop PTO

6:30 HONEYMOON’S OVER GAME
Sponsored by Lathrop Chiropractic

7:00 FESTIVAL BINGO
Betty Brazelton Center. Masks REQUIRED.

7:00 SCAVENGER HUNT
Sponsored by Marcott Construction

7:45 LIP SYNC BATTLE

8:15 ROTARY CAKE RAFFLE & BALL DROP

8:30 SOCA JUKEBOX – Steel Drum Band

SATURDAY, OCT. 10th
MORNING
7:00 – 11:00  PANCAKE BREAKFAST
Sponsored by The First Baptist Church.

8:00-2:00  FARMER’S MARKET

8:00  FOOD, CRAFT & RETAIL BOOTHS OPEN

8:00 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.

9:00 – 11:00  CHAMBER OF COMMERCE GREAT TURKEY GIVEAWAY
Sponsored by Lathrop Area Chamber of Commerce
Must be present to win. Enter to win 8am to 11am at Chamber booth at Festival or Oak Street Market. Winners announced between contests 9:00 – 11:00am. Limit one turkey per family. Contact Mika Hufford, 816-885-9020.

9:00  BABY SHOW
Sponsored by Karen’s Hair Station
Contact Martha Martin, 816-528-3218 or  Jamie Reeves, 816-787-5577.

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

9:45 JUNIOR MISS
Sponsored by Stith Family Funeral Home
6th, 7th & 8th grade 2020-2021 school year.  Lathrop School District. Contact Amy MacEwen, 816-596-1238.

10:00 PRINCESS CONTEST
Sponsored by Rick and Michelle Eads
3rd, 4th & 5th grade 2020-2021 school year.  Lathrop School District. Contact Michelle Eads, 816-528-3955.

10:15 JUNIOR PRINCE & PRINCESS
Sponsored by Cleaning Connections
1st & 2nd grade 2020-2021 school year. Lathrop School District. Contact Cindy Stanford, 816-419-8718.

10:30 LITTLE MISTER & MISS LATHROP
Sponsored by Michele Wells
4 & 5 year olds or enrolled in kindergarten 2020-2021 school year.  Lathrop School District. Contact Michele Wells, 816-632-0429.

AFTERNOON
12:30  PARADE

Sponsored by Goppert Financial Bank
Check in between 10:00 and 11:30 in the Lathrop Middle School parking lot.
Contact Jennifer Morrison 816-882-6213

2:00 – 3:30 KIDS AFTERNOON IN THE PARK   
Sponsored by Project Playground
Kid’s activities and food at the Lathrop Park.

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

2:00 – 5:00 CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT & CHILI DINNER
Sponsored by Lathrop After Prom

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 – LHS Trio

7:15 DEAL OR NO DEAL
Sponsored by Cooters Plumbing

7:45 FESTIVAL GAMES

8:00 GLOW RUN
5K Run/Walk – Early Entry Fee:  $25. Proceeds will benefit the LHS FBLA. Click here to sign upContact Tori Pritchett via email at victoria.pritchett@lathropschools.com.

8:15 ROTARY CAKE RAFFLE & BALL DROP

8:30 CODY VANDERAU – Local Country Music Favorite