WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Many area businesses are saying thank you to our nation's armed forces with specials and discounts for current and past military members.
At Applebee's, veterans can receive a free meal from a special menu. Krispy Kreme is giving veterans a free donut and small coffee. Other restaurants with deals for veterans include Olive Garden, Outback, Red Robin, and Texas Roadhouse.
And the deals are not limited to meals, Wilmington Walgreens are giving 15-20% discounts off select items to veterans and active duty military.
You can find a more complete list of deals for veterans at veteransdayfreebies.com.