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Veterans Day activities and events

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MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Veterans Day is Wednesday, November 11. Many local businesses are offering free events and complimentary meals on that day to give thanks to those serving and those who have served.

Bonefish Grill is offering free Bang Bang Shrimp to all active and retired service members with a valid military ID will receive a complimentary bang bang shrimp at all Bonefish Grill locations.

Texas Roadhouse restaurants across the nation will celebrate Veterans Day by offering all active, retired or former United States military a free lunch veterans day.

Ripley’s Attractions of Myrtle Beach would like to thank Veterans and all military personnel for their service this Veteran’s Day by offering free admission to all active duty military, retirees, and veterans from November 11th to the 15th. Families attending with military personnel will receive half off single ticket admission price as well, according to a news release from Ripley's.

ART is pleased to offer one free entree to any U.S. Veteran with military ID. Hours are from noon-1 a.m.

Conway: Coast RTA offering free rides to veterans and all active military. The rides are valid on all routes Wednesday, November 11, 2015. 

Georgetown: Georgetown parade will take place at East Bay Park in Georgetown. The event is free and open to the public. They will be honoring Vietnam veterans by recognizing Major General “Jim” Livingston USMC (Retired) a Vietnam veteran and Medal of Honor Recipient at 3 p.m. prior to the parade.

Florence: Annual Veterans Day Ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. at the Florence Veterans Park located behind the Florence Civic Center. 

Myrtle Beach: Veterans Day Ceremony at the Convention Center Plaza. The ceremony will feature music from Festive Brass and a 21-gun salute.  This event is co-sponsored by the Grand Strand Patriotic Alliance and the City of Myrtle Beach.  Music begins at 10:30 a.m., and parking at the Convention Center is free for this event.

Legends In Concert at 2925 Hollywood Drive, will ‎honor the military by offering a complimentary ticket to those with a valid military ID for the 2 p.m. show Tuesday November 10 and at the 8:00 p.m. show Wednesday November 11. (Not valid on previously purchased tickets).

North Myrtle Beach: The new North Myrtle Beach Veterans Plaza located at the North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex, will be officially dedicated on Veterans Day at 11:00 a.m.  A Veterans Day ceremony led by area veterans will follow. The public is encouraged to attend both events.

Memorial Gardens memorial gardens will host a 21 gun salute, bag pipes, guest speakers, traditional National Anthem. Event begins at 11 a.m.

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