The annual Elks Lodge Veteran's Day celebration will be held Saturday after the Joplin parade. It will include a BBQ lunch, resource fair for veterans and those serving in the music. There also will be live music.
Lunch will be served free for veterans and active duty military and their families. Others may purchase meals at $5 for adults and $3 for children. It will be served from noon to 4 p.m.
Elks Lodge No 501 is located at 1802 W. 26th St.
The Joplin Veteran's Day Parade starts at 10 a.m. at 15th and Main streets.