Salute to America continues on second day

Fireworks set for tonight

In this 2011 file photo, fireworks burst above a flag atop Central Bank during Jefferson City's Salute to America.

In this 2011 file photo, fireworks burst above a flag atop Central Bank during Jefferson City's Salute to America. Photo by News Tribune.

Jefferson City's Salute to America continues today and Saturday, offering attendees six different stages, food vendors, games, displays, exhibitions, music, carnival attractions and, of course, the fireworks.

To learn what's on tap for the remainder of the festivities, check the Schedule of Events below, and the Stage Schedule below that.

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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Friday, July 4th

All day

Beautification team by Jefferson City Cleaning Solutions, Festival wide

10 am

Blue Star Memorial Dedication at JC National Cemetery on East McCarty

11 am-4 pm

CVB Discover Jefferson City Information Booth, 100 High Street

Missouri State Penitentiary Tours at MSP 115 Lafayette St. - on the hour; buy/tickets @ www.MissouriPenTours.com

11 am-7 pm

Heritage Stage by Our Savior’s Church/Vine Concert Venue, Governor’s Gardens

Jefferson Bank Honoring Heroes, 100 E Capitol

Joe Machens Capital City presents Absolute Sports, 300 E. High St.

R/C Race Park Short Course Showdown, Commercial Alley

Jeff City Parks & Rec Extreme Stage, 100 Monroe

Stunt Shows/Extreme Performances, High & Monroe

Carroll Rehma Motors Classic Car Cruise/Route 66, Broadway

St. Mary’s Kid’s Zone/Youth Performance Stage/A to Z Petting Zoo, 100 Madison Street

Show Me Missouri Life featuring Robinson Family Carvers, 200 E. Capitol

11 am-8 pm

Live Entertainment on the EcoWater Stage Madison Stage

Information Kiosks & Patriotic Merchandise, 4 locations

11 am - 9 pm

The SandTrapp: Trapp Law firm presents Dan Belcher, World Champion Sand Carver, 100 Madison

Eastside/Westside Business Associations, Avenue of the Americas, The Campaign Trail, 100/200 East High

11 am-11 pm

Missouri American Water Carnival Land, Monroe & Capitol

Coca-Cola Taste of Missouri Food Court, 100 W High

Noon - 9 pm

Madison’s Street Trattoria & High Street Beer Gardens, Madison/High

2 -10 pm

Budwieser Beer Garden with entertainment on the Riley Toyota-Scion Stage, Central Bank Lot

3 & 5 pm

Missouri American Water Live Eagle Show, Capitol Main Stage

3 - 7 pm

JC Outdoors Capital Corn Toss Tournament, Off Jefferson Street

3 pm

J Pfenny’s Hotdog Eating Competition, Madison Stage

7 pm

Pre-show Celebration featuring the Missouri American Water Live Eagle Show, Capitol Main Stage

Capitol Entertainment: Bennie and the Jets, Tribute to Elton John, Capitol Main Stage. (Brought to you by the Riley Automotive Group)

Dusk

Missouri Credit Union “Red White & Boom” fireworks show by J&M Displays with music simulcast on NASH FM 100.1, North Stage

10 & 11 pm

Prison Ghost Tours MSP - 115 Lafayette St. Buy tickets @ www.MissouriPenTours.com

Saturday, July 5th

9 am

Missouri State Penitentiary 3-hour History Tour, 115 Lafayette St. Buy tickets @ www.MissouriPenTours.com

Tours at the State Capitol

11 am & 1 pm

Missouri State Penitentiary 2 hour History Tour, 115 Lafayette St. Buy tickets @ www.MissouriPenTours.com

11 am-4 pm

Missouri American Water Carnival Land Armband Day, Monroe & Capitol

Noon

The SandTrapp: Free sand carving clinic, Madison

4-9 pm

Downtown Festival District TOC (over 21 wristbands & cups available), High/Madison

Live music, 200 block High St.

SandTrapp Sand Carving on Display

ArtsStroll Vendors

Capital Corn Toss Tournament

5-10 pm

Missouri American Water Carnival Land armband night, Monroe & Capitol

8 pm

SandTrapp Sand Treasure Hunt, Madison

7:30 & 8:30 pm

Prison Ghost Tours MSP- 115 Lafayette St. Buy tickets @ www.MissouriPenTours.com

9:30 pm

Ghost Hunt MSP- 115 Lafayette St. Buy tickets @ www.MissouriPenTours.com

Midnight

Prison Ghost Tours MSP- 115 Lafayette St. Buy tickets @ www.MissouriPenTours.com

STAGE SCHEDULE

Friday - July 4

Beer Garden

2 pm Double Down

3:45 pm DNA

5:30 pm Funky Butt Brass Band

8 pm Decadent Nation

Madison Stage

11 am JC Dance Academy

12 Noon Liberty Jazz

1 pm Show-Me Boot Scooters & Friends

1:45 pm Locks for Love

2:30 pm Paul Gregor

3 pm Hot dog eating contest

4 pm R2R

5 pm EJ Staxx from KC Reign

6 pm Solo District Music Group

6:30 pm Blackwater

Extreme Stage

11 am Intro/expo

11:30 am Chemical Mass

12:30 pm Kush Cloud Productions

1 pm Roller Derby Dames

1:30 pm Art of Martial Art

2 pm United FMX

2:30 pm Riot Skateboard Presents: July 4 Skateboard Competition

3:30 pm Art of Martial Art

4 pm United FMX

4:30 pm Roller Derby Dames

5 pm Full Throttle

6 pm The Penniless Profits

7 pm Rev Nation

Heritage Stage

11 am Robinson Family Chainsaw Carvers

12 Noon Cowboy Kenderick

12:30 pm Robert Roe - Native American Flute

12:45 pm Paublo Baum - Black Jack Pershing

1 pm Robinson Family Chainsaw Carvers

1:45 pm Ruben Bolten as Francis Scott Key

2 pm Liberty Jazz

2:45 pm Chainsaw Carver

3:15 pm Robinson Family Chainsaw Carvers

3:30 pm Cowboy Kenderick

4 pm Paublo Baum - Black Jack Pershing

4:15 pm Robinson Family Chainsaw Carvers

4:45 pm Robert Roe - Native American Flute

5 pm Murphy’s Ford Band

5:45 pm Robinson Family Chainsaw Carvers

Capitol Stage

3 pm Missouri American Water Eagle Show

5 pm Missouri American Water Eagle Show

7 pm Missouri American Water Eagle Show

7:45 pm Bennie & the Jets, Tributre to Elton John

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