Veterans Day Celebrations kick off today at area schools and businesses

Veterans being honored around the area

In honor of Veterans Day, local businesses are offering things such as 

Schools around the area will also be hosting Veterans Day programs honoring those who have served and are currently serving in the Armed Forces. 

Here's a list of the schools that will be celebrating Veterans Day : 

De Pere Middle School: 7:45 am-9:30 am; Veterans will be speaking in classrooms about their military experience and what it means to be a Veteran. 

Einstein Middle School: Breakfast from 8:00 am-8:30 am following with an assembly to follow. 

Hortonville Middle School and Fox West Academy: Veterans Day program will be held at 9:30 am. 

O.H. Schultz Elementary School in Mishicot: Veterans Day Celebration from 2:00 pm-3:00 pm. 

River View Middle School: Veterans Celebration starting at 1:15 pm. 

Below is a list of local businesses offering free items to Veterans Friday, November 10:

Appleton International Airport will present a $75,000 check to Old Glory Honor Flight today.

The money will be enough to fund one honor flight for 90 Veterans and their guardians.  

The Brown County Parks Department is offering Veterans and active-duty members with a free gun and archery site-in at the Brown County Rifle Range from 8:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. Friday, November 10. 

Cabela's will also be at the Rifle Range from 10:00 am- 2:00 pm with giveaways Friday, November 10. 

Rifle Range is open daily from 8:00 am- 3:45pm through November 16, 2017. 

Veterans Day deals and giveaways, November 11: 

Red Lobster
Thanking veterans, active duty military, and reservists by offering a free appetizer or dessert with a valid military ID.

Applebee’s 
Veterans and active duty military can select a free meal from a limited menu. Proof of service required.

Baker’s Square 
Veterans and active duty get a complimentary breakfast. Only available at participating locations.

Chuck E. Cheese 
One free personal pizza to all active and retired military members at participating stores nationwide.

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store 
Veterans receive a complimentary Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake dessert to veterans and an opportunity for guests to make purchases that support Operation Homefront.  

Dunkin’ Donuts 
Veterans and active duty military can enjoy a free donut at Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants nationwide, no purchase necessary

Famous Dave’s 
All former and current military personnel will receive a free two meat Combo.

Hooters 
Hooters Veterans Day free meal from their select Veterans Day menu by presenting a military ID or proof of service at participating Hooters locations.

Little Caesars Pizza 
From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. veterans and active duty military members can receive a free $5 HOT-N-READY Lunch Combo.

Margaritas Mexican Restaurant 
Margaritas is offering complimentary entrees to all veterans and active members of the military, as well as their significant others this Veterans Day.

Outback Steakhouse 
All active, retired military and veterans get a free Bloomin Onion and a beverage. Must have valid identification. Additionally, November 12 through November 16, military members will receive 20% off their check. 

Ponderosa Steakhouses 

From 4 p.m to close, all former and current military service men and women enjoy a free buffet (beverage not included) from participating Ponderosa locations. Contact your local Ponderosa for more details.

Quaker Steak & Lube 

Veterans and those currently serving in the armed forces can receive a complimentary or discounted meal of their choice. Show proof of service to your server to receive this offer.

Red Lobster 
Free appetizer or dessert from their select Veterans Day menu. To receive the offer, show a valid military ID.

Red Robin 

All Veterans and Active Duty Military get a free dine-in Red’s Tavern Double Burger and Bottomless Steak Fries.

Ruby Tuesday 
All former and active duty service members of the military can enjoy a free appetizer.

Texas Roadhouse
Select from a free special veterans lunch menu including a beverage and sides.

TGI Fridays 
Guests who show valid military ID can enjoy a free lunch menu item up to $12. Only avail bile from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Grease Monkey
Participating Grease Monkey Centers Offer Free Oil Changes to Veterans & Active Duty Military


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