Missouri Patriot Day is a two-day event to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks.
Events will begin at 7 pm on Friday evening with an opening ceremony followed by a reading of the names of those who lost their lives on 9/11. The reading will occur on the South Lawn of the Missouri State Capitol.
Saturday's events begin at 8:30 am with the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Tower 5k run/walk on the South Steps of the Capitol. Members of the public are invited to run or walk alongside first responders, veterans, and active military service personnel.
At noon, the Patriots Day parade will begin at the corner of Broadway and High Streets. The parade will include bands, first responders, and military units. Following the parade, the Missouri Division of Fire Safety will conduct its 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb inside the Jefferson Building.
The Fire Fighter's Association of Missouri will be serving pulled pork sandwiches and nachos at St. Peter's Church - Sellinger Center. Proceeds from the sale of food will go to the Fire Fighters Memorial in Kingdom City. Time TBA.
The full schedule and event map can be found here.