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Veterans Day: Freebies, discounts and deals for our military

Clarksville Now Clarksville Now
Russell Knight | 12 November, 2018, 07:08

Though Veterans Day is officially on Sunday, it will be observed as a federal holiday on Monday, and therefore which day the deals are offered varies from place to place.

MONDAY, NOV. 12 - Any person who has served in the US military can get a free "thank you" dinner from 5 p.m.to 9 p.m.

Members of the military, police, fire and emergency medical technicians will receive free admission for the entire month of November by showing their public service, military IDs or badges.

Veterans past and present may enjoy a free drink of any size on Veterans Day (11/11).

Starbucks: Free tall hot coffee for service members and their spouses.

World of Beer: Veterans will receive one free draught beer or $5 off their check on Sunday.

Here are eight restaurants that are dishing out free meals to America's heroes on Veterans Day.

Great Clips: Free haircuts for veterans.

Cracker Barrel: Free slice Coca-Cola Cake or a Crafted Coffee.

The official date for 2018's Veterans Day is November 11 and it's federally recognized on November 12 too.

HOOTERS: All veterans and active-duty military can enjoy one free entree from the Hooters Special Veterans Day Menu on Sunday - when they purchase a beverage.

Mimi's Cafe (Sandy): With the purchase of a beverage, veterans and active-duty military can get a free meal at Mimi's Cafe in Sandy on November 11 and 12.

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Sports Clips: Free haircuts for veterans at participating locations.

Note: The new Krispy Kreme location in Riverdale, 4212 S. Riverdale Rd., will be hosting a donation day to honor North Ogden Mayor Brent Taylor, a major in the National Guard who was killed in Afghanistan last Saturday.

On Monday, military members and vets are eligible for a complimentary breakfast, which includes s a choice of four breakfast items such as two buttermilk pancakes, two eggs, two bacon or turkey bacon strips, buttermilk biscuits or hash browns.

Denny's: Free Build Your Own Grand Slam for veterans and military duty personnel from 5 a.m.to noon on Monday.

Walgreens is giving veterans, military, and their families 20% off of all in-store purchases made with a Balance Rewards card from November 9 through November 11.

Outback Steakhouse: Free Bloomin' Onion and beverage on Sunday.

Texas Roadhouse: Every member of our military will receive a free lunch Sunday. Options include the lobster and langostino pizza and seafood-stuffed mushrooms, along with key lime pie and brownie overload.

Bonefish Grill: Free Bang Bang Shrimp appetizer.

There are Shoney's locations in Morgantown, W.Va., and Dover, Ohio. The deal will go from 11 a.m. -4 p.m. This deal applies to all Tucanos locations.

Red Robin: All veterans and active-duty military can get a free dine-in Red's Tavern Double Burger and Bottomless Steak Fries on Sunday.

Buffalo Wild Wings Free Wings All day long on Sunday, November 11, veterans and active duty military who dine at their local B-Dubs can receive a free small order of 10-12 traditional or boneless wings and a side of fries.

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