There's no shortage of deals for those who have served, and for those now serving in the armed forces.
Olive Garden is having a Veterans Day free meal for all active military and military veterans on Saturday, Nov. 11th.
Many local businesses in the area are thanking veterans and active military members on Saturday by offering an array of deals, discounts and freebies.
Fazoli's Italian fast food is offering free spaghetti with meat or marina sauce Friday through Sunday and rolling out a new, year-round 10 percent military discount.
TARGET: Military personnel, vets and their families get 10% off in-store or online through veteran's day.
Golden Corral will host a Military Appreciation Day Monday, Nov. 13.
Panera isn't the only restaurant offering veterans a free meal on Veteran's Day.
Each of these locations require that a veteran's card or valid military ID be presented at the time of the buffet.
Red Robin: Get a free Tavern Double Burger and bottomless steak fries.
Harris Teeter: Veterans received 11% off their grocery bill on Saturday.
Obed & Isaac's Microbrewery and Eatery will express their gratitude to veterans and active military personnel on Veterans Day.
Lowe's: Offering 10% discount for veterans.
Active duty military always receive free admission to the Museum as part of its Bluestar Museum membership.
Dinner will be offered from 4:30 p.m.to 10 p.m.
Anyone with a military ID gets a free order of pancakes on Friday, Nov. 10. At most of the locations below, veterans will need to show military identification, whether active, reserve, or retired.
Outback Steakhouse - Veterans can receive a free Bloomin' Onion and beverage on November 11 with valid military ID.
Red Lobster: Free appetizer or dessert.
Veterans and military members can also get free entry to federal, state, local, and national parks during the holiday.
Every Tuesday, Goodwill provides 10 percent off entire purchases for all active and non-active military members of Club Goodwill.
This discount is being offered in conjunction with Weis' two-week campaign in support of the Paralyzed Veterans of America's Mission: ABLE campaign, which encourages veterans and their families, corporate supporters, and friends to help create an America where our most severely injured heroes have access to what they've earned and deserve: care, jobs and benefits. Good for November 11 only.
Chili's - Free meal from one of five special menu options.