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All Veterans Tribute

November 2 - November 11

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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until November 2, 2018

All Veterans Tribute Celebration 2018  Schedule of Events

This celebration in the founding city of Veterans Day includes numerous events including a parade, memorial service, veteran artist exhibit, roundtable discussion, tribute show, Freedom Fest run, ride, disc golf, and many more.

Date Event Location Time
Sept. 21 – Oct. 31 Quilts of Gratitude on Display Emporia Public Library EPL Hours
Sept. 29 Remembering Vietnam in Emporia
50th Anniversary and Reception
American Legion 3-5 pm
Oct. 6 “The Things They Carried” book discussion Emporia Public Library 1:00 pm
Oct. 30 – Nov. 10 Veteran Artist Gallery Exhibit Emporia Arts Center EAC Hours
Fri. Nov. 2 Veteran Artist Exhibit Reception Emporia Arts Center 4:00-6:00 pm
Sat. Nov 3 ESU Flag Celebration Plumb Hall ESU Campus 10:30 am
Sat. Nov. 3 Quilts of Gratitude Presentation American Legion 11:00 am
Sat. Nov. 3 Remembering Vietnam, panel discussion Emporia Public Library  1:00 pm
Sat. Nov.3 All Veterans Luncheon Sauder Alumni Center Noon
Sat. Nov. 3 ESU Football vs Missouri Southern
Veteran Recognition & Senior Day
Welch Stadium-ESU 2:00 pm
Sat. Nov. 3 Veterans Cemetery Tour Memorial Lawn/Maplewood  2:00 pm
Sat. Nov. 3 Pure Prairie League and
Atlanta Rhythm Section in Concert
Emporia Granada Theatre 7:00 pm
Sun. Nov. 4 Freedom Fest: 5K Run/Walk; 16/40-mile bicycle rides; Spur Ride; Freedom Fest Open disc golf
Register at emporiafreedomfest.org
All Veterans Memorial  8:00 am
Sun. Nov. 4 Student Essay & Poster Awards Emporia Middle School 2:00 pm
Wed. Nov. 7 Emporia’s Company “L” in WWI Sauder Alumni Center 7:00 pm
Thurs. Nov. 8 Free Veterans Breakfast Emporia Senior Center
RSVP to 343-3160
8:00 am
 Thurs. Nov. 8 Emporia’s Company “L” in WWI White Library-commons area  3:00 pm
Thurs. Nov. 8 Military Roundtable Preston Family Room-ESUMU  7:30 pm
Fri. Nov. 9 All Veterans Tribute Show Albert Taylor Hall, ESU 7:00 pm
Sat. Nov. 10 Free Veterans Breakfast Presbyterian Manor 7:00 am
Sat. Nov. 10 Parade Viewing Lyon County History Center
RSVP to 343-2613
9:00 am
Sat. Nov. 10 Banner Walk Commercial Street All Day
Sat. Nov. 10 Veterans Day Parade Commercial Street 4th-12th Ave 9:30 am
Sat. Nov. 10 Memorial Service All Veterans Memorial 11:00 am
Sat. Nov. 10 Ham & Bean Feed American Legion & VFW Noon
Sat. Nov. 10 All Veterans Honor Crawl Am Legion, VFW, Bourbon Cowboy 6:30 pm
 Nov. 12-30 Winning Veteran Artists Display ESB Financial, 8th & Merchant ESB  Hours

 

Details

Start:
November 2
End:
November 11
Website:
https://visitemporia.com/history-of-veterans-day/

Organizer

Emporia Convention & Visitors Bureau
Phone:
620.342.1600
Email:
visitors@emporiakschamber.org
Website:
www.visitemporia.com