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Veterans Day events in Minnesota

Here are a few of the events happening around the state this Friday, Nov. 11.


State Event for Veterans

The official State of Minnesota Veterans Day ceremony will take place in Inver Grove Heights at the Veterans Memorial Community Center. Breakfast will be served at 8:30 a.m. with a reception to follow at 10:00 a.m.

Ceremony in Golden Valley

King of Grace Lutheran Church will have a ceremony honoring veterans starting at 1:00 p.m.

Operation Green Light

Stearns County homeowners and business owners are encouraged to change their exterior light to a green bulb as the county participates in "Operation Green Light," a visual display of support for veterans that are part of a nationwide effort.

Free Meals

Several restaurants are offering free meals on Veterans Day. Hy-Vee's annual breakfast buffet will take place from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Free Breakfast for Veterans

Hy-Vee is proud to support and serve those who have served our country. πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ This Veterans Day, veterans and active-duty military members can enjoy a free buffet-style breakfast from 6-10 a.m. at Hy-Vee stores.

Posted by Hy-Vee - Eau Claire, WI on Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Red Robin offers a free burger and fries for veterans and IHOP gives out free pancakes to veterans. 

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