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Old 11-08-2011, 10:04 AM
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Any fun Veterans Day events going on? This is my first Veterans Day here in SA and other than the parade downtown, few events on Ft. Sam, and free Applebees, I know of nothing else. I tried to scour the news but didn't really find anything. Any info would be great.
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Old 11-08-2011, 10:36 AM
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VFW Post 76 has something going on in the evening, I believe. Neat place too.
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Old 11-08-2011, 02:55 PM
Location: San Antonio
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Ft. Sam has a huge event going on with Radney Foster, Tanya Tucker and Jack Ingram for the main entertainment.
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Old 11-08-2011, 02:56 PM
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Applebee's - free meal Friday, Nov. 11, 2011
Applebee's is offering a free meal to military veterans and active-duty service members on Veteran's Day, Friday, Nov. 11, 2011. There will be 7 entrées to choose from. Military ID or proof of service required, VA card or dd214. Find locations at http://applebees.com/

Chili's - free meal, Friday, Nov. 11.
Chili's is offering all military veterans past and present their choice of one of 6 meals. This offer is available during business hours on November 11, 2011 at participating Chili's in the U.S. only. Dine-in from limited menu only; beverages and gratuity not included. Veterans and active duty military simply show proof of military service. Visit their website to find locations.http://www.chilis.com/EN/Pages/home.aspx

Golden Corral - Free meal, Monday Nov. 14, 2011
The 10th annual Golden Corral Military Appreciation dinner will be held on Monday, November 14, 2011 from 5 pm to 9 pm in all Golden Corral Restaurants nationwide. The free "thank you" dinner is available to any person who has ever served in the United States Military. If you are a veteran, retired, currently serving, in the National Guard or Reserves, you are invited to participate in Golden Corral's Military Appreciation Monday dinner.
For more information visit http://www.goldencorral.com/military/.

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurants free lunch or dinner, Sunday Nov 13, 2011
McCormick & Schmick's is celebrating their 13th annual Veteran's Appreciation Event on Sunday, November 13th. Veterans will be able to choose a complimentary lunch or dinner entrée. Veterans must provide proof of military service.(Not every location will make this available to Active Duty - Vets Only) Be sure to contact your local McCormick & Schmick's as this is valid at participating restaurants only. Also, Space is limited and reservations are highly recommended. For more information visit: M&S Veterans Appreciation Event. http://www.mccormickandschmicks.com/

Outback Steakhouse - Week of Free Bloomin' Onions & Cokes No. 7th through Nov. 11th
Outback Steakhouse - A week of Free Bloomin' Onions and Cokes Monday Nov. 7 - Friday Nov. 11.
Outback Steakhouse is honoring America's military veterans by offering active duty military and veterans a free Bloomin' Onion and a Coca-Cola product during the week leading up to Veteran's Day. This offer is available to Military Personnel who have one of the following forms of identifications: U.S Uniform Services Identification Card, U.S Uniform Services Retired Identification Card, Current Leave and Earnings Statement (LES), DD form 214 Veterans Organization Card (i.e., American Legion and VFW), Photograph in Uniform, Wearing Uniform. For more information, visit, http://outback.com/companyinfo/veteransday.aspx.

Uno's Chicago Grill Veteran's Day Discount 11/11/11
Uno Chicago Grill, Friday, Nov. 11.
Uno's is offering a free entree or individual pizza with a purchase of an entree or pizza of equal or greater value. Offer good for all military for veterans and active duty military. ID or proof of service required: Show up in uniform (if your service permits), provide military ID, show a picture of yourself in uniform, or have other ID showing proof of service. http://unos.com/

Hooters - Free Meal, Friday, Nov. 11. Hooter's is serving up a free meal to military veterans all day on Veterans Day. Offer good for all veterans and active duty military personnel. Choose one of the new specialty items on the Hooter's menu. Offer valid at participating Hooters only; open to all active duty and military veterans with valid military ID or proof of military service. Drink purchase required. For more information, visit,www.HootersVeteransDay.com

Krispy Kreme - Free doughnut. Available only at participating Krispy Kreme stores. Offer available to all active-duty, retirees & veterans on Friday November 11th. Be sure to call ahead to verify your local Krispy Kreme is participating.

Subway - Free Six Inch Sub. Select Subway locations offer a FREE six inch sub to military veterans on Veteran's Day. However, Subway restaurants are franchises, so this offer may not be available everywhere. Please call ahead.

Texas Roadhouse - free meal, Friday, Nov. 11. Offer varies by location; our local Texas Roadhouse is offering a free meal from opening until 4pm. Other locations may vary in offer, hours, or availability. Call ahead to your local restaurant for more information.

T.G.I. Friday's - Buy one get one free Nov 11-14. At participating locations for anyone with an old or current military ID. November 11-14.

Colonial Williamsburg -
Free Admission for Veterans, Active Military and their immediate family. Nov.11th thru Nov. 13th
Colonial Williamsburg offers free weekend-long admission tickets to active-duty military, reservists, retirees, veterans, and their immediate dependents from Friday, Nov. 11 through Sunday, Nov. 13th. The complimentary ticket includes admission to Colonial Williamsburg exhibition sites, art museums, and most daytime programs, as well as free parking and use of the shuttle bus system. Tickets are only available at on-site ticket sales locations. Tickets are also available to families of deployed servicemembers. http://www.colonialwilliamsburg.com/visit/planYourVisit/ticketPlans/current-offers.cfm

Fee Free Day at National Parks - To honor America's service men and women, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced that areas managed by the National Park Service would not charge entrance fees for Veteran's Day weekend - November 11-13, 2011. Over 100 national Parks will be participating in this event.http://www.nps.gov/findapark/feefreeparks.htm

Bed and Breakfast for Vets - In the third year of the program, B&Bs for Vets has organized over 485 (and counting) participating Bed and Breakfasts and Inns across the US and Canada which will be offering veterans a free night's stay on November 10th, the night before Veterans Day. This offer is available to both active duty military members and veterans with ID, but space is limited. Each Inn and B&B has at least one room available for this promotion and reservations must be made directly through the participating Inns and B&Bs. For more information visit B&Bs for Vets. http://www.betterwaytostay.com/current-promotions/bbs-for-vets/

Free Car wash - Thousands of car washes around the country are offering vets a free car wash on Veterans Day. Find a list at Grace for Veterans, which helped veterans receive 101,537 FREE Washes on Veterans Day in 2010.http://graceforvets.org/2011/participating.php?menu=yes

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Old 11-09-2011, 06:17 AM
Location: Schertz
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Cool. Thanks! I'll pass that along.
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