Military Appreciation Day
Show-Me Salute to All Who Serve
August 13, 2017
Military Appreciation Day Ceremony
Mathewson Exhibition Center
Join military leaders from across the state to pay special tribute to the men and women of our armed services. The official ceremony will be held in the air-conditioned Mathewson Exhibition Center and will include recognition of and remarks from Missouri veterans and current military leaders. This event is free and open to the public.
Military Appreciation Tent
In addition to discounted admission and the official ceremony, the 2017 Military Appreciation Day includes a gathering of military, veterans' organizations and military equipment behind the Mathewson Exhibition Center.
Admission to the fairgrounds Sun., Aug. 13 is free for veterans, active-duty service personnel and delayed-entry recruits with appropriate identification. Their immediate family members can get into the fair for only $1 that day.