St. Patrick Center invites you to celebrate with us as we honor those who protect our freedoms at the Veterans Day 5K, presented by The Gatesworth, on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at the newly re-opened Soldiers Memorial. Event attendees will have the opportunity to explore the museum following its $30 million renovation and enjoy a day of patriotic, St. Louis fun.
There will be activities the whole family can enjoy:
– Free moisture-wicking long-sleeve shirt
– Timed 5K
– One-mile fun run & walk
– Bubble bus
– Free kids’ dash
– Yard games
– Food, coffee, water and beer (21+)
– Cuddle with puppies from the APA
– Photo opportunities with a bald eagle
– Swag shop
8:30am 5K Run/Walk and One-Mile Fun-Run
9:30am Kids’ Dash
10:00am Veterans Day Observance Ceremony
Parade: Veterans, reservists and active duty personnel participate in this annual event that salutes our military men and women who serve or have served our nation. The parade is held in Downtown St Louis in November, on the Saturday BEFORE Veterans Day and begins at noon. There are marching bands, floats, military equipment and more.
Register for the 5K online for $30 at stpatrickcenter.org/vet5k. All veterans will receive a $5 discount off registration and a free 'Proud Veteran' sticker to wear.