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."


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.

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.