Attention veterans: Join Missouri State University for a Veterans Day celebration.
Veterans can enjoy events Nov. 11-12 to celebrate their military service.
Veterans Day Breakfast
Veterans are invited to enjoy a complimentary breakfast in honor of their military service. This event is sponsored by Central Bank/Central Trust.
Attendees will hear from a guest speaker.
Music will be performed by the 135th Army Band, Windfall. Color Guard will be presented by The Missouri State University Pershing Rifles Company. The National Anthem will be performed by The MSU BearTones.
“This is a very important event in the life of our university, and we welcome all to attend,” Dunn said.
The doors open at 8 a.m. Nov. 11 at the Plaster Student Union Ballroom. Breakfast will be served at 8:30 am. and the program will begin at 9 a.m.
Breakfast is free for all attendees. Register online or call 417-836-5654 by Nov. 3.
“We are proud to be recognized as a veteran-friendly institution and proud of our long history of supporting ROTC and all areas of the armed forces,” Dunn added.
The National Anthem will be played at 10:55 a.m. in front of McDonald Arena.
The cascading sound of Taps by MSU trumpeters will start at 11:11 a.m. The Missouri State Bear Battalion will assist the trumpeters as they play throughout campus.
This event is free for all attendees. No registration is required.
Alumni Open House
Stop by and speak with cadre, cadets or other alumni to enjoy a trip down memory lane with the history of the Bear Battalion throughout the hallways.
The open house is located at the southeast corner of Freudenberger House, 1000 E. Madison Ave., Springfield, MO 65897.
BearFest Village tailgate
Join us for free food and beverages at 11 a.m. at the Veteran Student Center tent before the football game.
For more information about the tailgate, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.