Schedule

CARNIVAL
Jones & Company
Thursday – Saturday
ARMBANDS:  $20 per day
Thursday – Friday 6 – 10 P.M.
Saturday 1 – 5 P.M. and 6 – 10 P.M.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE
WEDNESDAY, June 2nd at 5:00 P.M.
 (unless otherwise stated)
**NO EXCEPTIONS**
 To register, call the contact person listed.

THURSDAY, JUNE 3rd
1:00  13-POINT PITCH TOURNAMENT
Betty Brazelton Center

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
National Anthem

6:45  SENIOR ADULT KING AND QUEEN CONTEST 
Nominate your favorite senior 65 and older at participating Lathrop businesses.
Contact Jen Lanning 816-699-6346
Sponsored by Lathrop Assembly of God Church

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

7:30 FESTIVAL GAMES

8:15 ROTARY 50/50 RAFFLE & BALL DROP

8:30 THE CODY VANDERAU BAND
– Local Country Music Favorite

FRIDAY, JUNE 4TH     
9:00 – 12:00  KIDS MORNING IN THE PARK 
Kid’s activities and lunch at the Lathrop Park. Featuring more information about Friends of the Lathrop City Park Fundraising Initiative. In case of rain, go to Lathrop Middle School. Contact Carrie Sellers, 816-665-5706.
Sponsored by Carrie’s Child Care 2.0

6:00 – 10:00 VICTORY LANE RACING: $3 PER TICKET

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

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

7:00 FESTIVAL BINGO
Betty Brazelton Center

7:00 SCAVENGER HUNT
Sponsored by Marcott Construction

7:30 LIP SYNC BATTLE
Sponsored by Two Doors Down

8:15 ROTARY 50/50 RAFFLE & BALL DROP

8:30
WOMEN OF ROCK – Tribute to some of the most well-known and influential
female rock artists of the 1970s and ‘80s

SATURDAY, JUNE 5TH      
MORNING
7:00 – 10:00  PANCAKE BREAKFAST

First Baptist Church serving pancakes, sausage, biscuits & gravy – free will donation.
Sponsored by The First Baptist Church. 

7:30 5K RUN/WALK
Entry Fee: $20. Proceeds will benefit the LHS Volleyball team. Contact Nita Lewis, 573-355-3567. 

8:00  FOOD, CRAFT & RETAIL BOOTHS OPEN 

8:00 DOG SHOW
Eligible dogs MUST be legal by city ordinance (NO PIT BULLS) and NOT IN HEAT. Register behind stage before contest. 
Hosted by Kaylen Piekenbrock Jones of Fancy Paws Grooming
Sponsored by Vit-a-Zinc Farm Supply, Lawson, MO

8:00 3 ON 3 BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT
Between Gambino’s and Baptist Church. Visit lathropfestival.com to register and for more information.
Contact Jaime Reeves, 816-787-5577
Sponsored by Lathrop PTO

9:00 – 4:00  LATHROP QUILT SHOW
Lathrop Community Center at 406 Elm Street
Cost $1 to view and vote on your favorite quiltForms available at City Hall. Contact Don Burkholder 816-509-4061 or Andrea Burkholder 816-223-5352.
Sponsored by The Lathrop Sew-N-Sews

9:00  BABY SHOW 
Contact Martha Martin, 816-528-3218 or Michelle Dalinghaus. 712-269-4046.
Click here to register
Sponsored by Karen’s Hair
Station

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

9:45 PRINCESS CONTEST
3rd, 4th & 5th grade 2021-2022 school year.  Lathrop School District.
Contact Michelle Eads, 816-528-3955.
Click here to register
Sponsored by Rick and Michelle Eads

10:00 JUNIOR PRINCE & PRINCESS
1st & 2nd grade 2021-2022 school year. Lathrop School District.
Contact Cindy Stanford, 816-419-8718.
Click here to register
Sponsored by Cleaning Connections

10:15 LITTLE MISTER & MISS LATHROP
4 & 5 year olds or enrolled in Kindergarten 2021-2022 school year.  Lathrop School District.
Contact Michele Wells, 816-632-0429.
Click here to register
Sponsored by Michele Wells

11:00  FROG RACES 
Ages 5-12 Bring your own frog! Registration begins at 10:45.
Contact Megan Henry, 816-589-3175.
Sponsored by Stith Family Funeral Home

AFTERNOON
11:00 – 2:00  BAKED POTATO & SALAD BAR
– Lathrop United Methodist Church, free will donation.

12:30  PARADE
Check in between 10:00 and 11:30 in the Lathrop Middle School parking lot.   
Contact Jennifer Morrison 816-882-6213
Sponsored by Goppert Financial Bank

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

2:00  FESTIVAL BINGO – CLEAN UP
Betty Brazelton Center

2:00 – 4:00 VICTORY LANE RACING: $3 PER TICKET

2:00 – 5:00 CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT
Pre-register at 1:30pm at Festival Stage. Contact Megan Nichols 816-719-7323
Sponsored by Lathrop After Prom

4:00 PEDAL TRACTOR PULL
Entry Fee:  Kids $2, Adults $5. Contact Travis Harris, 816-223-5494
Sponsored by Harris Excavating & Construction.

EVENING
5:00 – 9:00 VICTORY LANE RACING: $3 PER TICKET

6:00 FESTIVAL TALENT SHOW
Three categories: ages 13 and under; 14-17; 18 and up. Contact Carmen Bennett, 816-509-8992 or Carmen.Bennett@lathropschools.com.
Sponsored by The Hamilton Bank

7:00 MILITARY TRIBUTE


7:15 DEAL OR NO DEAL
Sponsored by Cooters Plumbing

8:15 ROTARY 50/50 RAFFLE & BALL DROP

8:30 JASON PRITCHETT – Country Music – “putting western back in country and western”.