“A Musical Salute: Veterans Day Concert”
Enjoy performances by the Buchholz High School Band and the Buchholz High School Chorus.
Time: 7 p.m.-9 p.m.
Date: Nov. 9, Friday
Cost:Asking donations of canned goods or other non-perishable food items for local food banks.
Location:Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, 3201 Hull Rd Gainesville, FL 32611
“Pup Ruck 5K Run/Walk benefiting Service Dogs for Patriots”
Service Dogs for Patriots is having its Second Annual Pup Ruck 5K Run/Walk presented by One Team One Fight 4 PTSD. Service Dogs for Patriots pairs a rescued dog with a veteran and provide service dog training to veterans battling Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
Time: 9 a.m.
Date: Nov. 10, Saturday
Cost: Adults-$25, Vets/Military-$20, Children-$10, Dogs-$5
Location: Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
“Remember and Appreciate”
Time: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Date: Nov 11, Sunday
Location: Alachua County Veterans Memorial Park 7400 SW 41st Place Gainesville, FL 32608
100 Anniversary of the end of WWI Ceremony
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Date: Nov 12, Monday
Location: Evergreen Cemetery where Notable WWI burials are for the City of Gainesville
Thank you for your service!
4 Rivers Smokehouse
Veterans can enjoy a free sandwich on November 12. Please show a valid military ID at your local Smokehouse.
Free meal from a select menu for veterans and active duty on Veterans Day
The Florida Museum
Free admission to veterans for Veterans Day. On Nov. 11, veterans will receive a free admission to the Butterfly Rainforest and Permian Monsters exhibits.
BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse
On Sunday, November 11, all military members who dine-in at BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse will receive a complimentary entree up to $12.95 plus a free Dr. Pepper beverage. They’ll need to show a military ID or proof of service to get this freebie.
Bonefish Grill is giving veterans a complimentary Bang Bang Shrimp appetizer on Sunday, November 11. This is for active and retired service members with a valid military ID
On Sunday, November 11, CiCis is offering a free adult buffet with proof of military service. This is for active military servicemen/women and veterans.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store will be offering military veterans a choice of a complimentary slice of its Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake or one of its crafted coffee beverages on November 11.
Red Lobster will be offering a free appetizer or dessert to veterans, active-duty military and reservists with a valid military ID on Sunday, November 11 and Monday, November 12.
On November 12 at Sonny’s BBQ, veterans and active duty military will receive free pulled or sliced pork big deal combo. This is for dine-in only.
Veterans with a valid military ID can receive one free entree and fountain drink on Sunday, November 11, 2018. The offer includes dine-in and take-out meals but is not valid for orders made online or through Uber Eats.
Veterans, active duty and military spouses can enjoy a free tall 12oz hot brewed coffee.