Veteran's Day is Monday, Nov. 11. Here is a list of the events in the Grand Strand and Pee Dee to honor those who protect and serve.
Florence Veterans Day Ceremony at Florence Veterans Park.
Foremost, we will recognize 36 honorable Pee Dee area veterans as we add their names to the Wall of Honor. Remarks by Florence Mayor Stephen Wukela and US Senator Lindsey Graham will precede the keynote message from MG Robert E. Livingston, The Adjutant General of South Carolina.
This ceremony kicks off at 11 a.m., Monday, November 11
"Salute to American Veterans" on November 11
From a Goldfinch Funeral Homes/CCU/HTC News Release:
The ninth annual "Salute to American Veterans" is scheduled for 7:30 p.m., Monday, November 11, 2013, in Wheelwright Auditorium at Coastal Carolina University. The event, which is designed to honor veterans of the American Armed Forces, will feature patriotic music, a color guard, recognition of veterans from the various service branches, and the premiere of a historical documentary --Lions in Blue & Gray -- that commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.
Veterans Memorial Wall - November 11
Join the Veterans Benefits foundation and Ikon Financial Group in supporting the Veteran's Memorial Wall for the Heroes of South Carolina who were lost in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Murrells Inlet VFW Post 10420, 4359 Highway 17, Murrells Inlet, SC
Veterans Day - November 11, at Noon.
Detrick's Car Wash
Free car washes to Veteran's on Monday, November 11. Visit their website for more: http://www.detrickscarwash.net/.
Free admission to veterans at all Ripley's locations
This is applicable for all veterans. Families of veterans will receive 30 percent off of general admission. The offer is good on November 11, at all Ripley's locations.
Free lunch for veterans at Texas Roadhouse
Join Texas Roadhouse next Monday as we honor all Veterans and Active Military on Veterans Day, November 11th with a Special Free Lunch from 11AM-2PM!
Texas Roadhouse is located at 3037 Highway 17 Business S, Murrells Inlet
Applebees Free Meal
On Monday, November 11, veterans and active duty military can choose from a free signature Thank You Meal menu that includes some of Applebee's favorite items, including a 7 oz. House Sirloin, Bacon Cheddar Cheeseburger, Three-Cheese Chicken & Sundried Tomato Penne, Fiesta Lime Chicken, Double Crunch Shrimp, Chicken Tenders Platter or Oriental Chicken Salad. Must present valid Veteran's form of identification or be in uniform.
There are six Applebees locations in the Grand Strand and Pee Dee:
Veterans and active military personnel will receive free all-you-can-eat hotcakes at its restaurants on Veterans Day, Monday, November 11. All these honored servicemen and women need do is show a valid military ID.
There are three locations in the Grand Strand:
3384 Waccamaw Blvd, Myrtle Beach
175 Brookton Circle, Myrtle Beach
801 Highway 17 North, North Myrtle Beach
Cheeseburger in Paradise
On Monday, November 11 get a complimentary All-American Burger with fries to active and retired military personnel. Dine in only and must purchase a beverage and present proof of service.
Cheeseburger in Paradise is located at 7211 N. Kings Highway in Myrtle Beach
Chili's Free Meal
Veterans and active-duty military receive a free meal from a special Veterans Day menu on Monday Nov. 11. Must show proof of military service.
Fatz Eatz and Drinkz
On this Veteran's Day, 11/11/2013, Veterans and Active Duty military can enjoy a free entree up to a $15 value. No purchase required! Also, each veteran will receive a $2 coupon for use on his or her next visit.
Friendly's Free Breakfast and Coffee
Get a free Big Two Do Breakfast and coffee on Veteran's Day, 11/11/2013.
Golden Corral Free Meal
Monday November 11 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
Monday, Nov. 11, 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.
Krispy Kreme Free Doughnut & Coffee
Offering a free doughnut and coffee to all those served or currently are serving. Proof of military service required or those in uniform. Only at participating locations.
Little Caesars Free Crazy Bread
All United States armed forces veterans and active military members get a free order of Crazy Bread with proof of military status at participating stores nationwide this Veterans Day, 11/11/13.
Longhorn Steakhouse Free App
From Nov. 11 - Nov. 14, service members receive a complimentary appetizer from a list of 10 delicious options, including New! Crispy Fried Green Beans, Lobster-Crab-and-Seafood-Stuffed Mushrooms and Sweet Chili Shrimp. Includes veterans and current service members.
O'Charley's free meal
On Monday, November 11 all veterans and all active-duty military personnel will have their choice of one of nine meals on the O'Charley's "$9.99er" menu. Options include O'Charley's Famous Chicken Tenders & Twisted Chips, Cowboy Sirloin, Homestyle Chicken Pot Pie and Santa Fe Tilapia, among others.
Olive Garden Free Meal
All veterans and military active duty will receive a free meal from a special menu on Veterans Day. Also, all November current military service members and their families get 10% off in honor of Military Appreciation Month.
Outback Steakhouse Free Bloomin' Onion and a beverage
Military personnel and veterans get a Free Bloomin' Onion and a beverage. Must have valid identification. Plus, get 10% off all meals from Nov. 12 through Dec. 31.
Red Lobster Free App and drink
From Nov. 11 - Nov. 14, service members receive a complimentary Texas Tonion appetizer and non-alcohol beverage. Includes veterans and current service members.
Red Robin Free Burger and Fries
All Veterans and Active Duty Military get a free Tavern Double Burger and Bottomless Steak Fries on Monday, Nov. 11. Reb Robin is located at the Coastal Grand Mall in Myrtle Beach.
Shoney's Offers Free All-American Burger
Shoney's says 'Thank You' to America's heroes by offering Shoney's All-American Burger to All Veterans and Active Duty Military Members on Monday, November 11.
TGIFridays Free Lunch
Veterans and active duty military service members are invited have lunch on TGIFriday's this Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
1720 Valley View Drive