Salute Our Heroes Festival & Topeka Veterans Parade

  • 700 S Kansas Ave, Topeka, KS 66603
  • (785) 409-1310
  • Location: Kansas Avenue & State Capitol
  • Dates: Dates vary
  • Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Price: Free
  • Pet Friendly?: Yes

Opening Ceremony

The parade is preceded by our traditional Opening Ceremony, The ceremony begins at 10:00 AM. Seating is available at the opening ceremony, with preference given to our disabled and elderly veterans.

Assembly Area
On the morning of the parade, groups will assemble in the staging lanes as directed by parade volunteers and local authorities.  Specific assembly points/arrival times will be sent with your group’s confirmation materials 

Viewing the Parade
Spectators (especially family & friends of participants) are encouraged to gather to show their support along the parade route (see above).

Review Stand
Our VIP’s and military Reviewing Officers will review the parade from our stage on . Bleacher seating for spectators is available near the Review Stand, with priority seating for elderly & disabled veterans.

Line of March
Participants will be informed of their position in the Line of March (order of the parade) in the weeks prior to the parade.

Salute Our Heroes Festival & Topeka Veterans Parade