Spring Fling for kids coming to Waynesville

The Waynesville Kiwanis will host a “Spring Fling” at the Waynesville Recreation Center on Saturday, May 21, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

There will be tubing in Richland Creek, a dunking booth, kids’ dog show, a three point and free throw contest, and games for children, including a bounce castle and obstacle course, and a 21-foot water slide.

There will be several organizations present for parents to plan their children’s activities for the summer.

Also, the entire day on Saturday will be “Haywood County Resident Day” at the Waynesville Recreation Center, meaning all residents in Haywood County can get in free.

The dog contest has four categories: Largest Dog, Smallest Dog, Best Dressed Dog and Best Trick. Each child may enter their dog in up to three categories. It’s free to enter, but register by May 18 by contacting Diane at 828.456.2030 or via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The event is free to the public. There will be hotdogs and hamburgers for sale by the Waynesville Kiwanis. 828.456.2030 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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