BlogVeteran’s Appreciation Day 2017

Posted on November 11, 2016 by
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THANK YOU VETERANS!

With today being Veterans Day we wanted to show our appreciation for our men and women of the United States Armed Forces by announcing our third annual Veteran’s Appreciation Day! Veterans and their families should mark their calendar for June 17th 2017 so they can be sure to attend this iconic event.

While we do not have everything solidified as to the events that will be held during the day, we will be keeping somewhat similar fashion to our previous Veteran’s Appreciation Days.

  1. Activities during the day for families to partake in
  2. Evening concert in the AT&T Summit Stadium

As more information is confirmed we will be updating our event page and making posts through our official Facebook page, both have been linked below.

Event Page

http://www.summitbsa.org/events/bsa-veterans-appreciation-day/

Facebook Page

https://www.facebook.com/BSAVeteransDay

 

Check out last year’s video from the event!

 

With our event not happening until next summer though, here’s a list of national chains and restaurants offering freebies and deals:

Applebee’s: Free meal from a special menu and get a $5 coupon that can be redeemed Nov. 12-27.

Baskin-Robbins: For every ice cream scoop sold in the U.S., the company will donate 11 cents to United Service Organizations.

Bob EvansFree Brekfast all day. Military ID required.

Buffalo Wild Wings: Free small order of traditional or boneless wings with a side of fries.

Chili’s: Free meal from a special menu.

ChipotleFrom 3 p.m. to close, all U.S. military, military spouses and veterans get a buy one get one free burrito, bowl, salad or tacos.

Cracker Barrel: Free slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake.

Denny’s: From 5 a.m. to noon, active, inactive and retired military personnel get a free Build Your Own Grand Slam.

Golden Corral: Veterans get a free beverage and buffet meal from 5-9 p.m. Nov. 14.

Great Clips: Veterans who go to Great Clips for a haircut on Nov. 11 will receive a coupon for a free hair cut valid through Dec. 31.

IHOPFree red, white and blue pancakes from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Little CaesarsFree Hot-N-Ready lunch combo from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Olive Garden: Veterans and active duty service members get a free entree.

Outback SteakhouseFree Bloomin’ Onion and a beverage. Outback also is offering active and former service members 15% off their meals and their families’ Nov. 12 through Dec. 31.

Red RobinAll veterans and active duty military get a FREE* Red’s Tavern Double® Burger and Bottomless Steak Fries®.

Ruby TuesdayFree appetizer up to $10.

Shoney’s: Free all-American burger for veterans and active duty military service members at participating locations across the country.

This is not a complete list as there are plenty of other establishments that will be honoring Veterans and their families on November 11th 2016.

 

For those that aren’t a veteran or have one in your family try and attend a Veterans Day event in your area; a parade, service, or banquet for veterans. Roy Rogers said, “We can’t all be heroes; someone has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by.” Veterans Day is a great opportunity to do just that.