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Block Party

Who Can Use The Trailer & Food Machines?

Greene County Baptist Association’s Block Party trailer is for the exclusive use of GCBA churches/ministries to assist them in reaching their communities for Christ. We pray the trailer is a tool that will help you connect with your community and reach people for Christ! Please note that it is not available for individual use or any event outside of Greene County.

What’s in the Trailer?

  • Popcorn Popper
  • Sno-Cone machine
  • Cotton Candy machine
  • Bounce House (15 x 15 feet), with blower, ground cover tarp, two-wheel dolly
  • Preschool Bounce House (9.5 x 8 feet) with cover and pump
  • Washer Game with four boxes and 16+ washers
  • Tic Tac Toe Game with multicolored bean bags
  • Football Toss Game with one Nerf football and one regular size football
  • Baseball Toss Game with three baseballs
  • Eight bean bags (6 full, 2 empty) with two bean bag toss boxes
  • Ring Toss Game with five rings
  • Bowling Game
  • Soccer Ball
  • 2 Frisbees
  • 9 Square Game with inflatable volleyball
  • 4 Square Volleyball/Badminton Combo and Pickleball Combo w/4 steel badminton rackets, 3 shuttlecocks, boundaries, stakes, 1 volleyball, air pump and one carry case.
  • Party Pong Game
  • Electro Darts
  • Pop-up Canopy Tent; 5 tent stakes
  • 2 - 6-foot tables
  • Spare tire for trailer
  • Assortment of Bungee cords
  • 2 in 1 dolly
  • Set of 4-foot ramps
  • 2 - 100-foot yellow extension cords
  • 2 - Power strips
  • Connector for trailer lights (attached to trailer tongue)
  • PA Amplifier
  • 2 - PA speakers with 1 speaker cable, 2 wireless microphones & 2 microphones with cords

Is There A Cost?

Trailer: $50 “wear and tear” fee (non-refundable), $50 security deposit (refundable)
One Food Machine: $10.00 “wear and tear” fee (non-refundable), $10.00 “security deposit” (refundable)
Two Food Machines: $20.00 “wear and tear” fee (non-refundable), $20.00 “security deposit” (refundable)
Three Food Machines: $25.00 “wear and tear” fee (non-refundable), $25.00 “security deposit” (refundable)

How Do We Reserve It?

Please note: the Block Party Trailer will be out of commission until April 1, 2023, for updates and repairs. We are sorry for any inconvenience.

  • Go to the Block Party Calendar to see if your desired dates are available.
  • Fill out the on-line Block Party Trailer Request Form and/or Food Machine Request Form
  • Wait for a confirmation email or phone call from Greene County Baptist Association.
  • Pay the “wear and tear” fee and security deposit Online Here (​Select the ‘Block Party Rentals’ tab) or by mailing a check to Greene County Baptist Association at 834 W. Battlefield Rd, Springfield, MO 65807.
  • Once we have confirmed your event and received your payment, check the Block Party Calendar again to make sure your dates are secured.
  • Pick up the key and/or machine from Greene County Baptist Association’s office no later than 24 hours prior to your event. We are open until 4:30 pm Monday-Thursday and until noon on Fridays.
  • Make sure your event leaders understand how to use the different items on the trailer by viewing the manuals/instructions

Instructions for Cotton Candy Machine
Instructions for Popcorn Machine
Instructions for Sno-Cone Machine
Block Party Trailer Guidelines Form

  • After your event, complete the on-line Event Highlights FormThis form must be filled out in order to receive your $50 security deposit back.
  • Return the trailer/key and/or machine by the time you have indicated on the Request Form.

PLEASE NOTE: The block party trailer and food machines belong to all Greene County Baptist Association’s churches, and another church will use the trailer after you–so please be considerate and return all items to their indicated places before returning it to the GCBA Office.

To encourage the proper use of the trailer, a deduction from the security deposit will be made if the trailer is returned damaged; items are missing, broken or out of place (refer to the photos inside the trailer for assistance); the trailer is not returned by the date/time indicated on the Request Form; or if the Event Highlights Form is not completed.

If you have any questions regarding the rental of the trailer or food machines, please call Shannon at 417-869-2557 or email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..