Homecoming has fun events for everyone!

Kids Corner - Saturday & Sunday from 12 - 4 pm

Drop by for fun, free kids entertainment, building projects with Home Depot, a petting zoo, and a balloon artist! Parental supervision is required while in Jacks Kids' Corner.

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Cute Kid & Cute Pet Contest - All Weekend

Register your cutie for this great fundraiser to support the Manchester Park PLAY Scholarship,  which provides free or reduced-cost recreation programs like swim lessons & camp for children. Votes for the Cutest Kid & Pet are just $1 and we accept votes all weekend - in person and online at  www.manchestermo.gov/homecoming. Email your 4x6 photo along with full name, address, phone #, and guardian. Max age of children is 2 years as of 9/10/22. No age limit for pets. Registration deadline, Sunday 9/4 

Email your entries: Manchestercutekidspets@gmail.com

Dog Swim - Saturday & Sunday from 1 - 4 pm

Bring your pooch for a dip in the pool! Dogs are welcome to swim anywhere in the Manchester Aquatic Facility. Entry fee is $11 for up to 2 dogs and 1 person; with $3 for each additional person. Owner's MUST bring current vaccination records (Distemper, Bordetella, and Rabies). Per city ordinance: 'dangerous' animals must be in a muzzle.

*Please note: the assortment of Petting Zoo animals changes every year. Photos above don't guarantee they will be at the petting zoo this year.