Veterans Day events, deals across the ArkLaTex
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Veterans Day will take place on Saturday, Nov. 11 this year!
Many organizations are preparing to hold ceremonies in honor of our vets, and some establishments are offering special discounts.
Friday, Nov. 10
- Veterans Day Breakfast - 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the McCurtain Memorial Hospital Cafeteria
- Books and Breakfast Honoring Our Veterans - 7:30 p.m. at Kingston Elementary
- Bearkat Veterans’ Day Breakfast - 7:45 a.m. at Bossier High School
- Bring Your Veteran to Breakfast - at 8 a.m. at Haughton Middle School
- Veterans Day Program - 8 a.m. at Fairfield School
- Breakfast with Veterans at Tenaha ISD - 8:15 a.m. in the school cafeteria
- Breakfast for Veterans - 8:30 a.m. at R.V. Kerr Elementary
- Veterans Day Tattoo - 9 a.m. at Parkway High School
- Cope Salutes Our Veterans - 9 a.m. at Cope Middle School
- Honoring All Who Served - 9 a.m. at Plain Dealing High School
- Celebration of Heroes - 9 a.m. at Benton Elementary
- Veterans Day Performances - 9:15 a.m. at Sun City Elementary
- Veterans Day Program - 9:30 a.m. at C.E. Byrd
- Veterans Day Program -10 a.m. at Southwood
- Veterans Day Program - 10:30 a.m. at Captain Shreve
- Centenary’s Veterans Day Tribute - 11a.m. in the Hargrove Memorial Amphitheatre
- Veterans Day Luncheon - 11 a.m. at Liberty-Eylau in the Patty Davis Library
- First Graders Salute Veterans - 1 p.m. at Bellaire Elementary School
- Veterans Day Parade and Assembly - 1 p.m. at Stockwell Place Elementary
- Central Park Honors Veterans - 2:15 p.m. at Central Park Elementary
- Redwater ISD Veterans Day Program - 9 a.m. in the RISD cafetorium
- NWLA Veterans’ Cemetery Foundation Flag Placement - 1 p.m. at the cemetery (7970 Mike Clark Rd., Keithville); flag pickup is Nov. 13 at 1 p.m.
- Hope/Hempstead County Veterans Parade - Parade begins at 4 p.m. in Hope, Ark. Parade Route: North on Elm Street, into downtown, ending near Shover and 3rd streets in the S curve. Grand marshals are Sgt. Herbert Ross and Col. David Lively.
Saturday, Nov. 11
- Veterans & Military Appreciation Ceremony - 5 p.m. at Shreveport Municipal Auditorium
- Veterans Day Ceremonial Event with Legion LA Post 157 - 10:30 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Wall in Logansport
- NWLA Veterans’ Cemetery - Cemetery located at 7970 Mike Clark Rd. in Keithville will be open to the public
- Hope/Hempstead County Luncheon - 11 a.m. on the old Hempstead County courthouse lawn; all veterans and their spouses eat for free
- Louisiana Downs Free Lunch - Free country fried steak lunch at The Inside Rail; meal offer is valid from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 15
- Veterans Day Program - 10 a.m. at Woodlawn
- Veterans Day Program - 11 a.m. at North Caddo High
DEALS (with valid ID)
Friday, Nov. 10
- Denny’s - Free Grand Slam breakfast until noon
Saturday, Nov. 11
- Scooter’s Coffee - Free drink of any size
- Starbucks - Free 12 oz. coffee
- Dunkin’ Donuts - Free donut
- Applebee’s - Free entrée from special menu
- Cracker Barrel - Free dessert
- Buffalo Wild Wings - Free 10-piece boneless wing & fries
- Chili’s - Free meal from select menu
- Cicis Pizza - Free buffet
- IHOP - Free Red, White and Blueberry Pancakes from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
- Circle K - Free medium coffee
- Outback Steakhouse - Free Bloomin’ Onion and drink with purchase of adult entrée
- Jiffy Lube - 50% off any oil change for active and retired military at locations in Idabel (1603 SE Washington St.), Hughes Springs (109 Hanes Blvd.), Paris (1704 Bonham St.), Daingerfield (820 Linda Dr.), and Broken Bow (1100 N Park Dr.)
- Domino’s - 20% discount on carryout and delivery orders at the Bossier City location (1002 Johnson St.)
- Taziki’s Mediterranean Cafe - One free Grilled Chicken Gyro with choice of side and chips
- Raising Cane’s - 10% off for all service workers
- Wendy’s - Free breakfast combo
- Lowe’s - Free collectable pin for first 150 vets
Sunday, Nov. 12
- Veterans & Military Appreciation Day - Free admission for veterans & family
- Nov. 12 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. at the State Fair of La.
- Parade at 2 p.m.
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