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All Veterans Tribute

November 2, 2018 - November 11, 2018

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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.

DateEventLocationTime
Sept. 21 – Oct. 31Quilts of Gratitude on DisplayEmporia Public LibraryEPL Hours
Sept. 29Remembering Vietnam in Emporia
50th Anniversary and Reception
American Legion3-5 pm
Oct. 6“The Things They Carried” book discussionEmporia Public Library1:00 pm
Oct. 30 – Nov. 10Veteran Artist Gallery ExhibitEmporia Arts CenterEAC Hours
Fri. Nov. 2Veteran Artist Exhibit ReceptionEmporia Arts Center4:00-6:00 pm
Sat. Nov 3ESU Flag CelebrationPlumb Hall ESU Campus10:30 am
Sat. Nov. 3Quilts of Gratitude PresentationAmerican Legion11:00 am
Sat. Nov. 3Remembering Vietnam, panel discussionEmporia Public Library 1:00 pm
Sat. Nov.3All Veterans LuncheonSauder Alumni CenterNoon
Sat. Nov. 3ESU Football vs Missouri Southern
Veteran Recognition & Senior Day
Welch Stadium-ESU2:00 pm
Sat. Nov. 3Veterans Cemetery TourMemorial Lawn/Maplewood 2:00 pm
Sat. Nov. 3Pure Prairie League and
Atlanta Rhythm Section in Concert
Emporia Granada Theatre7:00 pm
Sun. Nov. 4Freedom 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. 4Student Essay & Poster AwardsEmporia Middle School2:00 pm
Wed. Nov. 7Emporia’s Company “L” in WWISauder Alumni Center7:00 pm
Thurs. Nov. 8Free Veterans BreakfastEmporia Senior Center
RSVP to 343-3160
8:00 am
 Thurs. Nov. 8Emporia’s Company “L” in WWIWhite Library-commons area 3:00 pm
Thurs. Nov. 8Military RoundtablePreston Family Room-ESUMU 7:30 pm
Fri. Nov. 9All Veterans Tribute ShowAlbert Taylor Hall, ESU7:00 pm
Sat. Nov. 10Free Veterans BreakfastPresbyterian Manor7:00 am
Sat. Nov. 10Parade ViewingLyon County History Center
RSVP to 343-2613
9:00 am
Sat. Nov. 10Banner WalkCommercial StreetAll Day
Sat. Nov. 10Veterans Day ParadeCommercial Street 4th-12th Ave9:30 am
Sat. Nov. 10Memorial ServiceAll Veterans Memorial11:00 am
Sat. Nov. 10Ham & Bean FeedAmerican Legion & VFWNoon
Sat. Nov. 10All Veterans Honor CrawlAm Legion, VFW, Bourbon Cowboy6:30 pm
 Nov. 12-30Winning Veteran Artists DisplayESB Financial, 8th & MerchantESB  Hours

 

Details

Start:
November 2, 2018
End:
November 11, 2018
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