If there's one thing that kids hate to be reminded of, it's back to school season.  Well, too bad, students!  We're ready to revel in it!  Join us on August 30, 2014 for our downtown Sedalia ‘Fitter’s 5th Street Back to School Block Party.’ This party will have something for everyone, from students at State Fair Community College to elementary students. We will play games and have contests for prizes. We will also have shopping booths, food and drink booths, and great music. The Boys and Girls Club will join us and accept donations at the Back 2 School Block Party.

Here is what to expect at the Fitter’s Fifth Street Back 2 School Block Party:

  • Hot Dog Eating Contest at Noon
  • Free Hot Dogs from Bing’s Grocery Stores After the Contest While Supplies Last
  • Bag Toss/Cornhole Tournament starting at 1p.m.
  • Meet the State Fair Community College Roadrunners from 2p.m. to 4p.m.
  • Donation Drive for the Boys and Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri
  • Games
  • Prizes
  • Music
  • Fun
  • Food Vendors
  • Shopping Booths
  • And Much More!

Here is a list of items to bring for the donation drive:

  • Construction paper
  • Pencils
  • Spiral Notebooks
  • Backpacks
  • Three ring binders
  • Folders
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Glue sticks
  • Glitter
  • Colored pencils
  • Crayons
  • Chalk
  • Watercolor paints
  • Markers
  • Finger paint
  • Clay
  • Loose leaf paper

I got to talk with our Live Event guy/On air Ginger, Derrick Gill, about the Block Party and its contests, as well as another great event coming up, the Sportsman's Challenge.

If you want to find out more about the events, call Derrick here at the station at 826-1050.  Or, you can just SHOW UP to the Block Party like a freggin champion and hang out with us.

Blockily yours,