Events and freebies to celebrate Veterans Day


by Amy Stallings

Posted on November 11, 2013 at 8:48 AM

Updated Monday, Nov 11 at 1:17 PM

IU Southeast
Grant Line Rd., New Albany
Memorial Service, McCullough Plaza, 10:45-11:45 a.m.
Luncheon, Hoosier Room, 11:45 a.m.
RSVP for luncheon, contact Teresa Andrews (812) 941-2208 or

Veterans Day Parade
Fourth Street, Louisville
11 a.m.

Kentucky Vietnam Veterans Memorial 25th Anniversary
365 Vernon Cooper Dr., Frankfort
11 a.m.

Veterans Day Ceremony
Thomson-Hood Veterans Center, Frankfort    1
11 a.m.

Homegrown Heroes
Frazier History Museum, Louisville
1 p.m.

National cemeteries:

Zachary Taylor National Cemetery
4701 Brownsboro Road, Louisville, KY 40207
Phone: 502-893-3852
Cave Hill National Cemetery
701 Baxter Avenue, Louisville, KY 40204
Phone: 502-893-3852

New Albany National Cemetery
1943 Ekin Avenue, New Albany, IN 47150
Phone: 812-948-5234
Lexington National Cemetery
833 West Main Street, Lexington, KY 40508
Phone: 859-885-5727
Danville National Cemetery
277 North First Street, Danville, KY 40442
Phone: 859-885-5727

State cemeteries:

Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery
1415 North Gate Road, Madison, IN 47250
Phone: 812-273-9220

Click here for a list of cemeteries in Kentucky.

Free for vets:

Free Car Wash
Goo Goo 3minute Express Wash
7773 Dixie Hwy.
8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Free Lunch
Texas Roadhouse
Louisville, Elizabethtown and Clarksville
11 am. to 2 p.m.

Belterra Casino Resort
Complimentary breakfast, lunch or dinner buffet
7 to 11 a.m.
11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
5 to 9 p.m.

Free Haircut at any Great Clips