Area holds events to honor veterans

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - People and organizations from across the area will be honoring veterans on Sunday.

Here's a look at some of what's planned:

A World War I monument revealed
Veteran's Tower at Toledo Memorial Park
6382 Monroe St, Sylvania, OH 43560
11 a.m.

War Artifact Display
River Raisin National Battlefield Education Center
1403 E Elm Ave, Monroe, MI 48162
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Chili Cook-off Fundraiser
Fleetwood's Tap Room
28 N St Clair St, Toledo, OH 43604
7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Funds will benefit Veterans Matter

Veterans Day Cookout
Bedford Twp Veterans Center
760 W. Temperance Rd., Temperance, Michigan 48182
Noon to 3 p.m.

Terra State Fall Concert
Terra State Community College
2830 Napoleon Rd., Fremont, Ohio
The Brass Choir, Jazz and Symphonic Bands will present "A Salute to our Veterans."

FREE MEALS:

Big Boy
BG, Defiance, Fremont, Maumee, Napoleon, Northwood, Perrysburg, Port Clinton, Tiffin and Toledo locations.
Free double-decker Big Boy sandwich and a side of crinkle fries
DINE-IN only
Must present military ID.

Applebee's
All veterans and active duty military are invited to enjoy a free, full-size entree from a selection of 8 favorites.
Limit 1 per veteran
Proof of service required

Longhorn Steakhouse
All veterans get a free appetizer or dessert plus a full table 10% discount.
Must show some form of ID

There are many more opportunities for free meals.
Click here for a list.