As a thank you for their service, a number of businesses are offering free services for veterans and active-duty military personnel on Veterans Day, which is Monday, November 11. Here's a list of those we know about:
FREE CAR WASH FOR VETERANS
Simoniz Car Wash at 6852 Maynardville Pike, Knoxville
No Coupon Required.
Please provide proof of military service (DD214 form, Veterans' organization membership cards, Veterans or P.O.W. license plate, certificate or government documentation showing prior service.)
Active military persons are also eligible for FREE wash on Veterans Day (with proper military I.D.)
3 Minute Car Wash Fountian City, Lenoir City and Knoxville-Lovell Rd.
Free car wash for all Military Personnel and their families
FREE KRISPY KREME & COFFEE
For veterans and active military personnel
At participating Krispy Kreme's
FREE BURGER AT SHONEYS
Service members will be treated to Shoney's Signature favorite All-American Burger
One per person, dine-in only
Available at 20 Shoneys of Knox locations: http://www.shoneysknox.com/locations
FREE HAIRCUT AT FRANK'S
Frank's Barbershop in West Knoxville offering free haircut for veterans and active-service members
Walk-ins will be welcome all day. Appointments can also be scheduled by calling 865-588-4001.
Free hot dogs and apple pie for everyone
FREE LUNCH AT HONEYBAKED HAM
To celebrate Veterans Day, HoneyBaked stores in Knoxville will offer free lunch (sandwich, chips, cookie and a drink) to patrons with a valid military ID from Veterans Day, Monday, Nov. 11 through Sunday, Nov. 17.
CALHOUN'S FREE MEAL
Offering a free meal at Calhoun's with military id
FREE MEAL AT O'CHARLEY'S
With proof of service, vets and active personnel can choose at item from the $9.99 menu
Guests can sign oversize thank you card in lobby
FREE LUNCH AT TEXAS ROADHOUSE
All veterans - including all active, retired or former U.S. military - can choose one of 10 entrees
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Proof of service includes military or VA card, or discharge papers
APPLEBEES FREE MEAL
Veterans and active duty military can choose from a free signature Thank You Meal menu that includes some of Applebee's favorite items
Must present valid Veteran's form of identification or be in uniform.
ALL YOU CAN EAT PANCAKES AT DENNY'S
All active, inactive and retired military personnel, from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. on November 11th and at all participating Denny's restaurants nationwide, diners with a valid military ID will receive free all-you-can-eat pancakes.
GOLDEN CORRAL FREE MEAL
November 11th from 4 PM to 9 PM get a free Veterans Day buffet and beverage to any veteran who has served in the United States military or is a current active duty service member. All Golden Corral locations will be participating. No identification is required to get your free Veterans day meal.
HOOTERS FREE MEAL
Hooters invites all veterans and current servicemen and women to a free meal, up to $10.99 in value with any drink purchase, by presenting a military ID or proof of service at any Hooters location across the country.
FREE APPETIZER AT OUTBACK STEAKHOUSE
Outback Steakhouse offering a Free Bloomin' Onion and a beverage with valid id, plus get 10% off all meals from Nov. 12 through Dec. 31
FREE MEAL AT OLIVE GARDEN,
On Nov. 11, service members receive a complimentary entree from a special menu, including Venetian Apricot Chicken, Sausage & Peppers Rustica and Spaghetti with Meat Sauce. Family dining with the service member receive a 10-percent discount on their meals as well.
RED LOBSTER FREE APPETIZER
From Nov. 11 – Nov. 14, service members receive a complimentary appetizer from a list of 10 delicious options
LONGHORN STEAKHOUSE APPETIZER
From Nov. 11 – Nov. 14, service members receive a complimentary Texas onion appetizer and non-alcohol beverage.
FREE LUNCH AT TGIFRIDAYS
Veterans and active duty military service members are invited have lunch on T.G.I Friday's this Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
All Tennessee veterans can receive one free night of camping and/or a complimentary round of golf with appropriate identification Monday, Nov. 11 at Tennessee State Parks.
Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area will be observing Veterans Day weekend from Saturday, November 9, to Monday, November 11, 2013. Superintendent Niki Stephanie Nicholas has authorized free camping at Alum Ford Campground and free backcountry permits for these dates.
FREE COFFEE AT STARBUCKS
Veterans, active duty military personnel and their spouses can get a free tall brewed coffee at Starbucks locations on Veterans Day.
FREE WINGS AT DOC'S
Doc's All American Grill will be offering Veterans 10 free wings on Monday for Veterans Day. Doc's is located at 7355 Kingston Pike, near West Town Mall.
If you know of more freebies for veterans on Monday, email them to us at firstname.lastname@example.org!