Salute to America A Capitol Celebration FOR MORE INFORMATION & TO GET INVOLVED: e: info@salutetoamerica.org 700 East Capitol Ave. | Jefferson City, MO 65101 t: 573.761.0704 c: 573.619.2200

Get in front of over 70,000 people who attend this multi-day

celebration in America’s Most Beautiful Small Town.

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Our Foundation...

The Salute to America Celebration operates under the direction of a not-for- profit 4th of July Foundation, a working partnership between the City, County, State, Chamber, Convention and Visitor’s Bureau and of course, our Sponsors. Festival Committee The event is organized and staffed by the all volunteer Salute to America Committee, Dan Roling, Chair. Sponsors This event wouldn't happen without the generosity each year of our community- minded benefactors. Each themed area in the Festival District is also sponsored by a business or organization. There are many, many opportunities for businesses, civic organizations, clubs, school groups, entertainers and individuals to contribute in a variety of ways. If you're interested in learning more, contact our office at 573.761-0704 or click here for a Fax Back form or Donate Here.

Our Mission...

Continue to foster a cooperative effort between the Chamber, City, County and the State to showcase Jefferson City as our State Capitol’s celebration; Develop an environment of inclusion and opportunity to encourage involvement by local and statewide civic groups and other organizations who may mutually benefit by participation; Attract and increase corporate and other sponsorships by offering enhanced branding opportunities through association with this event; Creating a prideful, patriotic environment with diversity and abundance in activities, entertainment, exhibits and retail opportunities to attract a broad audience and increase attendance.

Our Management

Salute to America is managed by Daily Plan-it, Jill Snodgrass Festival Director and Sean Krikorian, Festival Coordinator, under the direction of the Salute to America Foundation Board of Directors. Summer internships are available. Click here to send an email
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Kris Scheperle, County Commissioner, Foundation Chair, Representing Cole County Carrie Tergin, Mayor, Foundation Vice Chair, Representing the City of Jefferson Dan Roling, Committee Chair Angela Nale Representing Downtown Jefferson City; Committee Vice Chair Kathy Crow, Past Chair Randy Allan, Representing the Jefferson City Area Chamber of Commerce Diane Gillespie, Representing the Jefferson City Convention & Visitors Bureau Cathy Brown, Representing the State of Missouri Mark Kaiser, Representing Community Civic Organizations John Hickey, Past Chair Greg Gaffke, Past Chair Jayne Dunkmann, Past Chair
photo by Salute to America Chair, Jefferson City Mayor Carrie Tergin
July 3rd
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Beer Garden Stage
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July 4th
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Welcome to the celebration with something for everyone!

Come find out how our State Capitol celebrates our Nation’s Independence with this multi-day celebration in the heart of historic downtown Jefferson City. We kick off with a concert event at the decommissioned Missouri State Penitentiary on Saturday, July 1st. Events on July 3rd include the Parade, Opening Ceremony, Carnival and FREE concert on the lawn of the Capitol. July 4th is huge with 17 city blocks of themed areas, 7 entertainment stages, vendors, eclectic festival food, beer gardens, live eagle show, historic & military displays, petting zoo & pony rides, another FREE concert and so much more all capped off with the largest fireworks shells shot in the state in our Red, White and Boom sky concert simulcast to your favorite music.  Jefferson City is uniquely positioned in the center of Missouri with easy access for guests from across the state. So plan to bring your family & friends and stay the whole weekend and see all America’s most beautiful small town has to offer!
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Welcome to the celebration with

something for everyone!

Come find out how our State Capitol celebrates our Nation’s Independence with this multi-day celebration in the heart of historic downtown Jefferson City. We kick off with a concert event at the decommissioned Missouri State Penitentiary on Saturday, July 1st. Events on July 3rd include the Parade, Opening Ceremony, Carnival and FREE concert on the lawn of the Capitol. July 4th is huge with 17 city blocks of themed areas, 7 entertainment stages, vendors, eclectic festival food, beer gardens, live eagle show, historic & military displays, petting zoo & pony rides, another FREE concert and so much more all capped off with the largest fireworks shells shot in the state in our Red, White and Boom sky concert simulcast to your favorite music.  Jefferson City is uniquely positioned in the center of Missouri with easy access for guests from across the state. So plan to bring your family & friends and stay the whole weekend and see all America’s most beautiful small town  has to offer!
A Capitol Celebration FOR MORE INFORMATION & TO GET INVOLVED: e: info@salutetoamerica.org t: 573.761.0704
SALUTE TO AMERICA
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celebration in America’s Most Beautiful Small Town.

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photo by Salute to America Chair, Jefferson City Mayor Carrie Tergin
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