Restaurants aren't the only businesses showering veterans and active military with freebies and deals this Veterans Day.
Businesses across the nation are offering services – everything from free haircuts, car washes to flu shots.
Veterans Day marks the date when Germany and the Allies signed a 1918 agreement to end World War I hostilities. The fighting ceased on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, according to the Department of Veterans Affairs. It was first recognized as Armistice Day in 1919.