Monday is Veterans Day and the honors abound starting on Saturday. There are events all around the Bay including the big, traditional parades in San Jose and San Francisco. Go to both! San Francisco’s is on Sunday 11-1pm. San Jose’s is on Monday, starting at 11-2pm.
Click HERE and HERE for events. Click HERE for Saturday events.
Click HERE for the Sunday parade in San Francisco. Click HERE for Monday’s parade in San Jose.
Veterans get treated on Monday too! Click HERE for a list of deals. Below are some really nice things that are offered to members of our armed forces:
1. Restaurants: A ton of restaurants are offering free food, including Applebee’s . . . Buffalo Wild Wings . . . CPK . . . Chili’s . . . Cracker Barrel . . . Denny’s . . . IHOP . . . Golden Corral . . . Red Lobster . . . and Red Robin.
2. Coffee and donuts: Starbucks is offering free coffee for veterans, active duty service members, and military spouses on Monday. And Dunkin’ Donuts is offering veterans and active duty military a free donut on Monday.
3. Great Clips: Anybody who gets a haircut at Great Clips on Monday will get a free haircut card to give to a military member of any branch, including the National Guard. And veterans who visit a salon on Monday will get either a free haircut that day or a free haircut card redeemable through December 31st.
4. Retail stores: Kohl’s is offering a 30% discount on purchases now through Monday. Home Depot and Lowe’s are offering a 10% discount. And Target is giving a 10% discount on one purchase in stores and online through Monday.
5. Amazon: They’re offering current military and veterans $40 off the regular price of Amazon Prime through Monday. That’s $79, compared with the regular price of $119. And it works even if you’re already a Prime member.
Info credit: People, Military Times