Military Appreciation Activities

Join McKendree University as we celebrate and honor our nation's military, past and present, by attending one of our military appreciation activities. 

Salute to Freedom Band Concert
Thursday, November 10
7:30 P.M. at The Hett

The McKendree University Concert Band will perform a special concert to honor and show appreciation to our nation's military and local first responders.  During the concert, a special presentation will be made honoring McKendree's past and present military students and faculty.  The concert will be free.

Military Appreciation Day @ Bearcats Football Game
Saturday, November 12
1:00 P.M. at Leemon Field

Join us to watch the McKendree University Bearcats take on Truman State University.  Throughout the day, there will be a variety of special presentations including appearances by The Communications Squadron at SAFB, U.S. Transcom Color Guard & the Marching Bearcat Band.  All active military, veterans and military spouses & dependents will receive complimentary tickets with a military I.D.

For more information about Military Appreciation activities, call the Office of Communications & Marketing at 618-537-6861.