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A lot of local businesses will offer deals or free items for veterans on Veterans Day, provided you are carrying a military ID.
• Basha’s will offer a 10 percent discount to veterans between Friday and Sunday.
• Modern Muse Salon in Arrowhead will offer any veteran a free haircut on Friday.
• Abrazo Community Health Network will provide veterans with free meals Friday at its hospitals in Glendale, Goodyear and Scottsdale.
• Jackson’s Car Wash will offer veterans free full-service car washes at all 11 of its Valley locations on Saturday.
• Veterans can stop by Cider Corps in downtown Mesa on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. for a free cup of coffee before the parade. Afterwards, they will get $1 off ciders by the glass or growler.
• Texas Roadhouse will give any veteran or active military member a free lunch Saturday. Vets can choose from 10 complimentary menu items.
• Veterans can get a free Grand Slam at any Denny’s location from 5 a.m. to noon on Saturday.
• Veterans can also get a free doughnut at Dunkin Donuts on Saturday.
There were other non-Veterans Day events going on as well:
• Goodwill will host a sidewalk sale on Saturday. Many items will be priced as low as $1.