July 3 and July 4

We're seeking people who can help with a variety of tasks on either July 3rd and/or 4th. Much of the planning and coordination of tasks has already been done; however, we need an "army" of volunteers to assist in executing the plan. You'll be able to choose a shift and area based on your availability and our need. You may coordinate your choice of such with friends, family, or co-workers; however, each volunteer must fill out the application.

Food Vendors

July 3 & 4

Salute to America welcomes a diverse selection of food vendors to register.  

General Vendors 

NonFood Vendor Area Includes:  High Street, Hill of Heroes, Kids Zone, etc.

July 4

Several city blocks of merchants, groups, organizations, and businesses representing diverse products and services. 

Heritage Village Exhibitors & Vendors

July 4

We are focusing on Missouri's Bicentennial this year. If you have something to display, sell, or demonstrate this is the perfect opportunity to be in front of hundreds of attendees.

Performing Arts & Demonstrations

July 4

If you are an individual or group interested in being considered for demonstrations or fine art performance (dance, theatre, martial arts, canine, etc.), register here.

Kid Zone Exhibitors and Vendors

July 4

The Salute to America Kids Zone is all about “kid fun” including entertainment, displays, games, and interactive activities. 


Please note you may also be required to submit a City Temp Business License Application.

Little Mr & Miss Contest

July 3

Costume and personality contest open to any boy or girl 4, 5, or 6 years of age and is a Missouri resident. You can also register onsite, the day of the event.

Bands & Musicians

July 3 & 4

Bands may register here for consideration to perform on the Madison Street Stage and Beer Garden Stage. 


July 3

Everyone loves a parade! The Salute to America parade is one of the longest and most well attended events in mid-Missouri. Participation is open to individuals, companies, organizations, politicians, officials, and others.

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