Monday is Veterans Day, and various businesses are showing thanks to veterans and active military by providing free or discounted services to those who have served our country. Also, other events are scheduled in honor of Veterans Day.

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    Annual Veterals Day Ceremony

    Western Slope Vietnam War Memorial Park, located at the Colorado Welcome Center just off I-70 Fruita exit

    For more info, contact Dick Gigliotti at 970-263-8986

    The Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado and the Western Slope Vietnam War Memorial Park will present the ceremony. The ceremony will honor all military veterans, and will feature performances by local singer and Fruita Monument High School sophomore Morgan Crouse, and the Rocky Mountain Scots.

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    Fee Free Day at Colorado National Monument

    Colorado National Monument

    All areas managed by the National Park Service will not charge entrance fees for Veterans Day

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    Applebee's

    711 Horizon Drive in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-256-0022

    Free meal for active duty military and veterans from "Signature" menu.

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    Bed, Bath & Beyond

    2464 Highway 6 & 50 in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-243-3060

    Active duty, veterans and military spouses will receive 20% off entire purchase.

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    Cabela's

    in Mesa Mall

    Info: 970-683-5000

    Active duty military, veterans, and law enforcement/EMS will receive a discount up to 20% off purchases depending on items.

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    Chili's

    584 24 1/2 Road in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-257-1800

    Free meal from a select menu.

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    Denny's

    710 Horizon Drive in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-243-5030

    Free all-you-can-eat pancakes for active duty, retirees and veterans.

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    Einstein Bros. Bagels

    2546 Rimrock Avenue in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-245-0266

    Active duty and veterans receive a free signature or classic bagel and shmear or any other topping.

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    Famous Dave's

    2440 Highway 6 & 50 in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-245-8227

    All military personnel and veterans receive a free two-meat platter served with a corn bread muffin and choice of one side.

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    Golden Corral

    1100 Independent Avenue in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-241-7004

    Active duty military, veterans and Guard/Reserve will receive a free meal and beverage.

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    Great Clips

    2546 Rimrock Avenue and 2885 North Avenue, both locations in Grand Junction

    Active duty or veterans can receive a free haircut on November 11, or they can choose to get a free haircut card, which must be redeemed by December 31.

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    Home Depot

    2436 F Road in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-244-8577

    Veterans receive 10% off purchases.

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    Hooters

    2880 North Avenue in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-242-2143

    Active duty military and veterans can enjoy a free meal up to $10.99 with any drink purchase.

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    J.C. Penney

    in Mesa Mall

    Active duty, veterans, family members of active duty, Reserves/Guard and retirees receive an extra 20% off purchases.

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    Jo-Ann Fabric

    in Mesa Mall

    Info: 970-241-8617

    Active military, veterans and dependents will receive 20% off purchases thru November 15. Must show proof of service.

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    Lowe's

    2525 Rimrock Avenue in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-683-4760

    Veterans receive a 10% discount on store purchases.

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    Olive Garden

    2416 Highway 6 & 50 in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-243-7355

    Free meal for veterans from select menu. Family dining with the veteran also receives 10% off.

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    Outback Steakhouse

    2432 Highway 6 & 50 in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-242-2050

    From November 12 thru December 31, Outback Steakhouse is offering 10% off the total check to veterans, active military and retirees.

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    Red Lobster

    575 24 1/2 Road in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-242-2050

    Choose a free appetizer from a select list.

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    Red Robin

    2530 Rimrock Avenue in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-242-4101

    Active duty military and veterans receive a free Tavern Double Burger and bottomless steak fries.

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    Shiners Car Wash

    2460 Highway 6 & 50 in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-245-2552

    Free exterior car wash for all active duty military and veterans. Bring proof of service.

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    Splish Splash Car Wash

    2475 Highway 6 & 50 in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-242-3392

    All veterans and active duty receive a free car wash.

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    Texas Roadhouse

    2870 North Avenue in Grand Junction

    Info: 970-243-5700

    Free meal and beverage from select menu.

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    Village Inn

    1910 North Avenue and 757 Horizon Drive, both locations in Grand Junction

    970-243-5467 or 970-254-8067

    Active duty military and veterans receive their choice of free stack of buttermilk pancakes, French toast or Belgian waffle. Not all Village Inns are participating, so call ahead.

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