All American Red White & Blue Festival

2019 Schedule
July 4 – 7
Schedule of Events!!!!

Please check back for changes or updates.  Please note venue and date changes in case of rain.

Thursday, July 4, 2019

UNCLE SAM Run for Flats

9 am Downtown Kirksville, beginning at the DuKum Inn, Rain or Shine Event!,  FLATS Uncle Sam 5K Entry Link This is both a RUN and/or a WALK.  Downloadable Entry Form


Dusk at the Kirksville Country Club. Parking available at Kirksville R-III Schools, YMCA (hard surfaces only), Health and Fitness Center, Orscheln’s, JC Penney, Goody’s and The Crossing Church.  Rain Date July 5

Friday, July 5, 2019

Flag, Fourth of July

Kirksville Community Band Performance and Veterans Tribute  (Free)

5-6 pm Adair County Courthouse Lawn

All-American Apple Pie Contest & Auction

5-6:30 pm Courthouse Lawn; Sponsored by United Way of Adair County

Pie contest winners announced at 6:00 pm, pie auction immediately following announcement!

Pie Contest Form   Pie Donation Form

Apple Pie and Ice Cream Sales ($2)  

5-7:00 pm Courthouse Lawn; Sponsored by Colton’s Steakhouse and Century 21 Whitney Agency

United Way Pie Auction

6 pm  Donated and Contest Pies, all homemade, sold on LIVE auction.  Proceeds benefit United Way

Summer on the Square Concert: Aaron Russell Band – Country Western (Free)

7 pm Courthouse Lawn; Sponsored by Chariton Valley Association and Kirksville Arts Association

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Joint Service Club Pancake Breakfast  ($5)

7-11 am  Downtown Kirksville, parking lot north of Courthouse, Sponsored by Kirksville Kiwanis, Kirksville Rotary Club, Thousand Hills Rotary Club, Sojourners, Kirksville Optimist Club, Quota International of Kirksville, and chaired by the Kirksville Women of Today.  In case of rain, breakfast will be served at Take Root Cafe, inside the Picklers Famous Building.

Kirksville Kiwanis Farmers Market

7 am-Noon Market is on Elson Street, west side of the Courthouse Lawn. Rain or Shine Event!

All-American RWB Car Show

8-12:00 Downtown Cinema 8 Parking Lot.  The RWB Car Show is a judged show with awards, door prizes, lots of gear talk, and just plain fun! Rain or Shine Event!  Click here for Car Show Entry Form 2019

Red White & Blue Parade – Rain or Shine! 

9:30 am Downtown Kirksville, Franklin Street. The theme is “Sweet Land of Liberty”  Pre-registration is required for all parade entries.  Rain or Shine Event!

Click here for All American Red, White, & Blue Festival Parade Letter, Float Contest Rules, & Entry Form 2019

Movie in the Park (Free)

Dusk – Rotary Park Amphitheater, “Charlie & The Chocolate Factory” movie sponsored by Kirksville Tourism Office.  See Parks & Rec webpage for rain dates.

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Summer Block Party

3:00-5:00 – Jaycee Park

Cemetery Theater

5:00-7:00 pm Forest-Llewellyn Cemetery, Sponsored by Curtain Call Theatre and Friends of Forest-Llewellyn Cemetery. ($5 adults, $2 children, $12 for families of 4 or more). Rain or Shine Event!


For more information, contact us by email or call 660.665.3766