“While only one day of the year is dedicated solely to honoring our veterans, Americans must never forget the sacrifices that many of our fellow countrymen have made to defend our country and protect our freedoms.” Randy Neugebauer
Veterans Day (like Memorial Day) is more than a day off from school and work. It’s different from other holidays. Check out THIS POST from Miltary.com for ideas on how to make Veterans Day meaningful for kids, and then read on for a list of local events and activities scheduled for this Wednesday, November 11.
2015 Terre Haute Veterans Day Activities
The Terre Haute Veterans Day Parade begins at 10:00 a.m. at City Hall. Click HERE to see the complete parade route.
At the Terre Haute Children’s Museum, active and retired military will receive free admission on Veterans Day. All other guests have a discounted admission price of $5 per person.
Pirate School at Hatfield Hall. During the show, the bumbling pirate professor Billy Bones teaches youngsters how to be good pirates with zany lessons on how to stand, talk, sing and laugh like jaunty Buccaneers.
Veterans Day Camp at Terre Haute Bricks 4 kids.
Special Offers for Veterans
All military personnel (active, reserve, ROTC, etc) can receive a free haircut at John Stadler’s Barbershop on Veterans Day.
Veterans receive a free oil change at NAPA AutoCare Center.
Chick Fil A in Terre Haute will give veterans with identification a free meal on Veterans Day. You can see a list of other local restaurant deals for veterans HERE.