November 11th is Veterans Day, a day where we pay respect to all our troops who have served our country in both times of war and peace. Take a moment to thank anyone you know who has served in the armed forces for their courage and dedication to our country.
If you yourself are a veteran, we thank you for your service! You’ll find that there are many local and national businesses that are celebrating our veterans with special activities and offering discounts on and around Veterans Day. Read more about Veterans Day opportunites after the jump!
In Milwaukee, the Harley Davidson Museum is inviting all veterans, military members and their immediate families (one additional adult and up to four children) to visit the museum for free Nov. 7-11 with valid identification. The museum will also host a number of Veterans Day activities, which you can read more about here.
The Waukesha Symphony Orchestra is honoring those who have served our country with A Salute to Our Veterans and the Big Band Era on Sunday, November 15th. Musical selections feature classic American music from Duke Ellington, Aaron Copland, Rodgers and Hammerstein and more. To find out about more, including ticket prices, click here.
Lastly, many national chain restaurants and retailers are offering discounts and even free meals to Veterans on November 11th. Click here for a list of Veterans Day specials offered to our men and women in uniform.
Did we miss a Veterans Day event or special? Let us know in the comments section!