Planning Kansas City Veteran's Day 2023

For close readers we want share a bit of info ahead of the upcoming holiday . . .

We'll post about it for tomorrow but for right now we're sharing this list of resources for anybody who is hanging out with a Veteran this weekend and wants to treat them to something nice . . .

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Veterans Day Events in Kansas City

From parades and performances to celebrations at the National WWI Museum and Memorial, Kansas City celebrates and honors Veterans Day with a wide variety of regional events.

Kansas City Afghanistan veteran shares what Veterans Day means to him

Randy Livengood served in not one but two branches of the military. Ahead of Veterans Day, he reflects on his time serving his country.

Veterans Day 2023: Food deals, discounts and freebies for America's heroes

From Applebees to Chili's, Starbucks, IHOP and more, see 10 restaurants where veterans can dine for free and receive special discounts in honor of Veterans Day 2023.

8 Ways to Not Be a Jerk When Getting Veterans Day Freebies

It's important to remind veterans that this outpouring of freebies from restaurants, retailers and other national brands on Veterans Day is a thanks from a grateful nation, not an entitlement, and we should be equally grateful when we come to collect.

Veterans Day events, observations in Kansas City

Several organizations across Kansas City observed Veterans Day on Friday, but many others have events planned for Saturday, which is officially Veterans Day.

If you're lucky enough to know one: Thank a Vet for TKC!!!