Honor America Sunday at C of O

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Photo Courtesy of College of the Ozarks.

Press Release


College of the Ozarks will host its 30th annual Honor America Celebration on the College campus Sunday, June 24, 2018.

The public is invited to attend this free event and may bring blankets and lawn chairs for a picnic on the grounds. The fireworks display will take place at sunset.

Schedule of events

5:30  7:45 p.m. Festivities begin with an old-fashioned, barbeque picnic. Guests may purchase barbeque sandwich meals or items al a carte. Food service closes promptly at 7:45 p.m. for a patriotic program.

5:30  7:30 p.m. Children’s activities will include face painting, balloons, and a craft area where guests can make a thank-you card for Veterans.

6 p.m. — Musical acts take the stage and feature some of the area’s best acts. Featured entertainment will include the music of Dawson Hollow, The Hunt Family Band, and the unique harmonies of AYO Voices of Glory.

8:30 p.m. — The patriotic program is a well-loved tradition and includes the presentation of the colors. The Hard Work U. Concert Band will perform a patriotic program and provide the musical backdrop for the fireworks display that concludes the event.

A reminder that Alcoholic Beverages, Individual Fireworks, and Pets are not permitted.