August 12, 2019 – Iowa State Fairgrounds
Department Commander J. Scott Moline will lead American Legion family members and friends in an Awareness Walk for Veterans. The purpose of the walk is to raise public attention for important issues facing Veterans and their families. We also want to raise awareness for The American Legion and our programs. Proceeds from Walk for Veterans will help support The American Legion, Department of Iowa, Service Office.
The American Legion Walk for Veterans will be at the Veterans Parade at the Iowa State Fair on August 12, 2019, at the Iowa State Fairgrounds. The parade begins at 11:00 am and participants are asked to be in the staging area before 10:00 am. All participants must pre-register and must wear The American Legion Walk for Veterans shirt. Shirts purchased from previous years may be worn. The registration fee is free this year for all participants. The cost for a Walk for Veterans shirt is $10.00. All parade participants will receive free entry into the Iowa State Fair. Parking is not included. Registration deadline is July 17, 2019. Registration information and forms can be found below.