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Manchester Homecoming & Carnival at Schroeder Park
September 8 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Bands play under the big tent in the evening and fun performers entertain during the day. The carnival is open the duration of Homecoming. The following are scheduled to perform:
|Griffin and the Gargoyles||Friday||7:30 – 10:30 p.m.|
Babaloo, Cindy’s Petting Zoo (Sponsored by Callier’s Catering), World Bird Sanctuary, and more!
Homecoming Parade (see application at the bottom of the page)
Ahoy Matey! The 2017 parade will have a PIRATE theme so grab your friends, band, neighborhood, group, PTO, or business together to enter a float, vehicle, walking group or musical group. BANDS NEEDED! The Homecoming Committee is seeking nominations for “Parade Grand Marshal”. Please send nominations to the Parks Department (see below).
Vendor and Fundraising Booths (see application at the bottom of the page)
Food/Beverage/Information vendors and Fundraising groups can rent a 10’ x 10’ booth at Homecoming to raise money and awareness for their organization. Please call 636-391-6326 X400 for more information. Applications will be available in mid-March.
Manchester “Citizen of the Year” and “Business of the Year”- deadline June 10th
The Homecoming Committee is seeking nominations for “Citizen of the Year” and “Business of the Year.” Send a letter to the Park Office describing why you believe your nominee deserves this honor. For qualifications, see bottom of page.
Doggie Paddle Party
We wrap up the swim season with a crowd favorite, the Doggie Paddle, for owners and their dogs during Homecoming weekend. Proceeds benefit the Homecoming Committee. Dogs can paddle, swim, run, and play at their leisure at our aquatic center. Owners must provide complete vaccination records.
When: Saturday, September 9th & Sunday, September 10th, from 1 – 4:00 p.m.
Jacks’ Kids Corner
Jacks’ Kids Corner is located in Pavilion #1 and provides free crafts and activities for kids. Parental supervision is required. Thanks to The Goddard School for its support of Jacks’ Kids Corner!
Cute Kid & Cute Pet Contests
Your cute kids and cute pets can help raise funds for local charities. Submit a photo for the “Cute Kid” or “Cute Pet” contest. More info to come!