Veterans Day Events & Freebies Around The Triad

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**** FREE DEALS ****

(Veterans and active military can eat free by showing military ID)

SUBWAY -- free 6-inch sub

Applebees -- free choice of 7 entrees (beverage/tip not included)

Outback -- free Bloomin' Onion and non-alcoholic drink

Chili's -- free choice of 6 meals (beverage/tip not included)

Hooters -- free choice of new specialty item

Texas Roadhouse -- free meal until 4 pm (offers vary by location)

Krispy Kreme -- free doughnut (call ahead to make sure location is participating)

T.G.I. Friday's -- (November 11 - 14) Buy one get one free

Golden Corral -- (Monday, November 15) -- free meal

MORE DEALS -- check out this list of other discounts

Know of other free deals? Post them in the comments section below!

**** EVENTS FOR NOVEMBER 11, 2010****

Winston-Salem City Employees Honored

Winston-Salem City employees who are veterans will be recognized at a ceremony this morning in the atrium of the Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 2825 University Parkway, Winston-Salem.

The program will begin at 11 a.m. Charles L. Claybourn, the president of the North Carolina American Veterans (AMVETS) Service Foundation and commander of AMVETS Post 777, will be the guest speaker.

A total of 245 city employees are military veterans, having served in all branches of the armed forces, the Coast Guard, the National Guard and the Merchant Marine.

Caldwell Academy

When: Thursday, November 11, 2010. Breakfast begins at 8:30 a.m. in Caldwell's lunchroom. Special Presentations by Caldwell Students and guest speaker begin at 9:40 a.m. in the Gym.
Visit to Caldwell classrooms by Veteran begin at 10:40 a.m.

Where: Caldwell Academy
2900 Horse Pen Creek Rd.
Greensboro, NC 27410

What: Veterans Day Celebration

Why: This event is community service and honors local veterans. It also teaches Caldwell Students the value of service and the importance of showing respect for others.

Randolph County Veterans Day Parade

What: 2010 Randolph County Veteran's Day Parade

When: November 11, 2010. 4 p.m.

**Rain Date : Sunday November 14, 2010

Where: Along Church Street, Asheboro

Veteran's Day Contest at ACC

What: ACC's History Club will honor ACC students past and present who have served our country by placing American flags in the front of the College. It's a contest! Correctly guess how many flags the History Club places out front and win an ACC satchel with fun items inside.

When: Nov., 11. 2010

Submit your guess with name and contact info to: by Friday, Nov. 12 at 12:00 noon.

Winston Salem Rescue Mission Recognizes Veterans with Special Service

What: Veterans Day service to honor veterans now residing at the WSRM

When: Thursday, Nov 11, 2010. -- 7:00 p.m.

Where: Winston-Salem Rescue Mission New Life Center-Trade Street.

Davie County School Veterans Day Events

Where: William Ellis Middle
When: November 8 -- 5:00 pm- 7:00 pm
What: Spaghetti Dinner & program

Where: Shady Grove Elementary
When: November 10, 2010-8:15 am
What: Breakfast for Veterans

Where: Cooleemee Elementary
When: November 10, 2010-9:30 am
What: Veteran Program

Where: North Davie Middle
When: November 10, 2010- 1:30 pm
What: Program

Veteran's Day Celebration

What: Saint Pius X Catholic School to hold Veterans Day Celebration

When: St Pius X Catholic School will hold a Veterans Day celebration at their school on November 11th, at 8:45am.

St. Pius X Catholic School
2200 North Elm Street
Greensboro, NC 27408

High School Color Guard, as well as the St. Pius X Boy Scout troop will share in the celebration.

**** EVENTS FOR NOVEMBER 12, 2010****

7th Annual Veterans Day Parade

When: Friday November 12, 2010. Parade begins 8:45 a.m. at Draper Elementary School with the Ceremony starting at 9:15 a.m. at Veterans Park on Fieldcrest Rd.
Where: Draper Elementary School and Veterans Park on Fieldcrest Rd. Eden, North Carolina.

Flag Ceremony

What: Flag Retirement Ceremony
When: November 12, 2010-7 p.m.
Where: Kernersville Town Hall Courtyard
**Contact 831-5744

**** EVENTS FOR NOVEMBER 13, 2010****

Honoring at Greensboro History Museum

 Date: Sat, November 13th 2010
Additional Time Info: 10:30am-12:00pm
Location: Greensboro Historical Museum Inc.

Remembering Veterans Day: Honoring Those Who Served. Recognition of local veterans and dedication of the Service and Sacrifice Gallery. Special guests include Rep. Howard Coble and Dr. Helen Stinson. Tour the "Voices of a City" exhibit and the Museum Shop during your visit.

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