Stillwater area veterans are performing a 21-gun salute in honor of Veterans Day at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 11 in downtown Stillwater.
Local veterans will proceed from the Stillwater American Legion Post 48 through downtown Stillwater, ending at the corner of Main and Chestnut streets.
Stillwater police will halt traffic while the Color Guard performs their traditional ceremony including a bugler performing “Taps,” a short prayer and a 21-gun salute.
The salute is followed by an event at the Stillwater Veterans Memorial at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11. This year’s guest speaker is Lieutenant Colonel Dustin Harris, Commanding Officer of the Army Reserve Officer Training Corps and a professor of Military Science.
Veterans Day Deals in Downtown Stillwater
- On Veterans Day, Gammy and Gumpy’s is thanking military families by giving all military kids free gifts and 25 percent off all purchases with a Military ID. All children with Mom or Dad currently deployed will receive a special gift of their choice- anything $15 or under in the entire store.
- Leo’s Grill & Malt Shop is honoring veterans and active-duty service personnel with a free meal on Veterans Day.
- The Daily Grind is offering a free drip coffee to veterans.
- Candyland is thanking veterans and active military members with a free 4 ounce bag of ChicagoMix.
- In honor of Veterans Day, the Water Street Inn is offering rooms for $45 (through Nov. 12) for all veterans and active duty military members.
- A’salonna Aveda Salon is offering free haircuts for all veterans and active duty service members.
- Healing Within Acupuncture will give veterans and active duty service members free acupuncture.
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