My wishes are many- but today I wish all the best for the Veterans who have served our country yesterday, today and tomorrow. Red, White & Blue we think of you and honor you! Today we salute you- for what you have done for us and our country! We live in the Greatest Country and thank you for allowing us to be the home of the free!
With bravery and strength they serve, with dignity and pride they stand, with courage and hope they fight! Honoring all who have served, past present & future. We Thank You!
“O beautiful for spacious skies, For amber waves of grain, For purple mountain majesties Above the fruited plain! America! America! God shed his grace on thee and crown thy good with brotherhood From sea to shining sea!”
Happy Veterans Day, Armistice Day, Rememberance Day— We Remember!
Head to the Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial November 11 at 2:00pm for a national ceremony till 3pm!
I love that many National & Local Businesses are honoring Servicemen and women on Veterans Day;
Bob Evans: Free meal from a special menu available all day. Military ID required.
IHOP: Free red, white and blue pancakes from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Little Caesars: Free Hot-N-Ready lunch combo from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Red Lobster: Veterans, active duty military and reservists get a free appetizer or dessert with a valid military ID on November 10th and 11th.
LongHorn Steakhouse: Free appetizer or dessert, and veterans and their guests will receive 10% off their meal.
Fazoli’s: Veterans will receive a free “Build Your Own Pasta Bowl” on Nov. 11.
Outback Steakhouse: Free 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 Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews: All veterans and active duty military get a free Red’s Tavern Double Burger and bottomless steak fries at participating restaurants nationwide. Red Robin is also donating $10,000 to United Service Organizations.
Buffalo Wild Wings: Free small order of traditional or boneless wings with a side of fries.
Chipotle: From 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.
Chili’s: Free meal from a special menu.
Olive Garden: Veterans and active duty service members get a free entree. 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.
UFC GYM: Active duty and veteran military and their families will receive VIP status at more than 130 locations across the United States from Nov. 11 to Nov. 13. VIP members receive total gym access.
Shoney’s: Free all-American burger for veterans and active duty military service members at participating locations across the country. There is a limit of one per day per service member and is only available dine-in.
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.
Golden Corral: Veterans get a free beverage and buffet meal from 5-9 p.m. Nov. 14.
American Family Care: American Family Care urgent care facilities will offer military veterans free flu shots on Veterans Day.
World of Beer: Free beer for all veterans and current service members with military I.D., VA card or proof of service, on Nov. 11 at participating locations. Guests in Ill., Mass., Md., Ohio, Ga., S.C., Ala., Texas, N.C., Va., and N.Y. will receive $5 off any food item due to state laws, World of Beer said in a statement.
Free movie tickets at iPic Theaters : On Nov. 11, all veterans and active duty military can get a free movie ticket by showing proof of service with U.S. uniform services I.D. or in uniform. Here’s a list of locations here.
Free entry to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio: Free admission with proof of I.D. to the Pro Football Hall of Fame courtesy of Goodyear. Active military, veterans and up to one guest will receive free admission to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Veterans Day and through the month of November.
Just a few of the businesses that are offering special meals and discounts to honor our service men and women. For all you do for our Freedom we salute you, we honor you, we thank you.
Jrock Jen Blake