Posted: Nov 10, 2010 6:08 PM by Q2 Staff
Updated: Nov 10, 2010 6:18 PM
BILLINGS - Veterans Day will be full of ceremonies, honor and even some free or discounted food or merchandise for service members.
At 9 a.m., the Yellowstone County Veterans Cemetery in Laurel will hold a prayer, volley salute, and the playing of "Taps." At 10 a.m. a Veterans Day Ceremony will be held in Billings at the Montana Pavilion at MetraPark. The ceremony will honor "Women in the Military." At noon, the re-dedication of the Purple Heart Memorial will take place on the lawn of the Yellowstone County Courthouse.
As far as discounts or freebies, Q2 has received word of several.
Free car washes will be given to veterans of the armed forces at Bubble Bath Car Wash @ 324 S. 27th st, Central Park Car Wash @ 840 Central Ave., Bubble Bath Car Wash @ 840 Grand ave., and Roundup Main St. Car Wash @ 1000 Main St. Roundup.
Applebees and Golden Corral will give free meals to veterans.
Cabela's will honor "Hometown Heroes" by offering employee pricing to all veterans, active duty military and reserves, law enforcement, fire, and EMS personnel beginning Thursday, November 11 through Friday, November 12.