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All Veterans Tribute Week

November 11, 2017

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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until November 11, 2017

All Veterans Tribute Celebration 2017  Schedule of Events

This celebration in the founding city of Veterans Day includes numerous events including a parade, memorial service, ham & bean feed, roundtable discussion, tribute show, Freedom Fest run and ride, and many more.

Date Event Location Time
Oct. 2 – Nov. 3 Quilts of Valor on Display Emporia Public Library EPL Hours
Oct. 31 – Nov. 11 Veteran Artist Gallery Exhibit Emporia Arts Center EAC Hours
Nov. 1 Movie “War Horse” Emporia Public Library 11:30 a.m.
Fri. Nov. 3 Book Discussion – “World War I and America” Emporia Public Library 10:00 a.m.
Fri. Nov. 3 ESU Student Veterans Fundraiser Silent Auction & Matt Mason Concert Bourbon Cowboy 7:00 p.m.
Sat. Nov. 4 Quilts of Valor Presentation American Legion 11:00 a.m.
Sat. Nov. 4 Female Veterans Panel Discussion Lyon County History Center 2:00 p.m.
Sat. Nov. 4 Tracy Lawrence in Concert Granada Theatre 8:00 p.m.
Sun. Nov. 5 Freedom Fest – 5K Freedom Run/Walk
Family Gravel Ride & Spur Ride by Dirty Kanza Promotions – see schedule & Register online at allveteransday.org/freedomfest
All Veteran’s Memorial 8:00 a.m.
Sun. Nov. 5 Student Essay & Poster Awards Emporia Middle School 2:00 p.m.
Mon. Nov. 6 Movie “30 Seconds Over Tokyo” Lyon County History Center 4:00 p.m.
Tues. Nov. 7 Veteran Artist Exhibit Reception Emporia Arts Center 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Tues. Nov 7-10 “Remember the Fallen” Display Lyon County History Center LCHC Hours
Thurs. Nov. 9 Free Veterans Breakfast Emporia Senior Center 8:00 a.m.
Thurs. Nov. 9 Military Roundtable – “The 35th Division in WWI” ESU MU-Preston Family Rm 7:30 p.m.
Thurs. Nov. 9 ESU Veterans Day Concert – featuring all three choirs Emporia Granada Theatre 7:30 p.m.
Fri. Nov. 10 All Veterans Tribute Show – “Celebrating our Hometown Heroes” Albert Taylor Hall, ESU 7:00 p.m.
Sat. Nov. 11 Veterans Breakfast Presbyterian Manor 7:00 a.m.
Sat. Nov. 11 Banner Walk – View banners from ESU to Vets Memorial, visit with those who served our country and their families along the route Commercial Street 8:30-11:30 a.m.
Sat. Nov. 11 Veterans Day Parade Downtown 9:30 a.m.
Sat. Nov. 11 Memorial Service All Veterans Memorial 11:00 a.m.
Sat. Nov. 11 Ham & Bean Feed American Legion & VFW Noon
Sat. Nov. 11 ESU Football vs. Washburn
Veteran Appreciation Day
Welch Stadium 2:00 p.m.
Sat. Nov. 11 Craft & Trade Show Flinthills Mall 9:00 a.m.
Sat. Nov. 11 1st Annual Veterans Honor Crawl
Live music at VFW, American Legion & Bourbon Cowboy
6:30 p.m.
Sat. Nov. 13-30 Winning Veteran Artists Display ESB Financial – Plaza Branch



November 11, 2017