Back to School Bash marks end of summer for MISD

Saturday community event celebrates return to classes for 2021-2022

Kirk Holt
Mirror photojournalist
Vendors provided food, crafts, and fun at the 2021 Mayor's Back to School Bash on Saturday at MISD Multipurpose Stadium. The event was sponsored by Manna House with an assist from the Midlothian Community Development Corporation.
A child enjoys the water slide at the 2021 Mayor's Back to School Bash on Saturday at MISD Multipurpose Stadium. The event was sponsored by Manna House with an assist from the Midlothian Community Development Corporation.
Kids fly through the air with the greatest of ease at the 2021 Mayor's Back to School Bash held Saturday at MISD Multipurpose Stadium. The event was sponsored by Manna House with an assist from the Midlothian Community Development Corporation.
Midlothian City Council member Justin Coffman watches as football players compete in a chicken wing eating contest during the 2021 Mayor's Back to School Bash on Saturday at MISD Multipurpose Stadium. The event was sponsored by Manna House with an assist from the Midlothian Community Development Corporation.
The dunking booth was a big attraction at the 2021 Mayor's Back to School Bash held Saturday at MISD Multipurpose Stadium. The event was sponsored by Manna House with an assist from the Midlothian Community Development Corporation.
A mid-day thunderstorm cooled things off but didn't completely halt the fun at the 2021 Mayor's Back to School Bash on Saturday at MISD Multipurpose Stadium. The event was sponsored by Manna House with an assist from the Midlothian Community Development Corporation.