South Dakota State Fair Salutes Veterans

soldiers stand for roll call

The South Dakota State Fair salutes veterans and active military personnel.
To show appreciation for their service, the fair will give all veterans and active military personnel free gate admission on Thursday, Sept. 3.
A Salute to Veterans program will be held at 10:30 a.m. on the NorthWestern Energy Freedom Stage. Sen. Bill Van Gerpen, Air National Guard lieutenant colonel (retired), will be the keynote speaker. SD Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Larry Zimmerman will also speak.