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Fort Scott Veterans Celebration

231 E. Wall Street Fort Scott KS 66701

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Fort Scott Veterans Celebration

Join us for the Fourth Annual Fort Scott Veterans Day Celebration honoring our American Heroes!

Fort Scott Veterans Celebration Events:

Thursday, November 11:
  • 11:00 AM – Veterans Day Ceremony @ National Cemetery #1 – All veterans, active duty & public are welcome to attend this event.
  • Directly after Veterans Day Ceremony – Luncheon @ VFW Post 1165
Thursday, November 11:
NEW!  Memorials & Monuments Trolley Tour – Thursday, Friday, Saturday, November 11, 12, & 13 – Military monuments & memorials will be featured on this trolley tour in historic Fort Scott at 2 PM daily, departing from the Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center. Open to the public, veterans FREE!
Friday, November 12:
  • Military Meet & Mingle at the Boiler Room Brewhaus (National @ Wall St) – Veterans and active duty, plus friends & family will have the opportunity to meet and mingle from 5-7 PM. Open to the public. Discounts for veterans & active duty.
Friday, November 12:
  • NEW!  Memorials & Monuments Trolley Tour – Thursday, Friday, Saturday, November 11, 12, & 13 – Military monuments & memorials will be featured on this trolley tour in historic Fort Scott at 2 PM daily, departing from the Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center. Open to the public, veterans FREE!
Saturday, November 13:
  • NEW!  Veterans Day 5k Fun Run – The Veterans Day 5k is Saturday, November 13 at 8 AM. Includes a competitive 5k Run, a family fun 5k Run/Walk, or a 10k Challenge (3.2k Run, 1.8k Row and 5k Bike). Event proceeds to benefit local veteran’s organizations. For entry fees and more info visit: www.Facebook.com/SmallvilleAthletics 
Saturday, November 13:
  • NEW!  Memorials & Monuments Trolley Tour – Thursday, Friday, Saturday, November 11, 12, & 13 – Military monuments & memorials will be featured on this trolley tour in historic Fort Scott at 2 PM daily, departing from the Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center. Open to the public, veterans FREE!
Daily:
  • Tours of the Fort Scott National Historic Site
  • Tours of the Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes, 1 South Main St.
  • Tours of the Gordon Parks Museum, 2108 South Horton St.
  • Veteran Discounts from Merchants throughout Fort Scott
Fort Scott Veterans Celebration

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