Nominate a Hero for a Meal on Applebee's

TroopTree and Applebee's New York are teaming up this Veterans Day to honor our troops' sacrifices with a FREE* meal giveaway!

Submit a video (60 seconds or less) or a written story about why an Armed Services hero deserves recognition, and they and their families are entered to win a complimentary meal voucher.*

Record Your Nomination Now Submit a Written Nomination

Nominations may be written or submitted via video, but video submissions are highly encouraged.**

Submissions are open from Oct. 1,2016 at 12:00AM EDT until Nov. 10, 2016 at 11:59PM EDT. The 5 winning recipients will be contacted and announced on Veterans Day, November 11, 2016.

Take a look at the thank you videos for servicemen and women created by celebrities, officers, and members of the public.

And go to to record your own!

VIP Thank You Videos


Halle Berry - Shout Out to the Troops


Jon Cena - Thank You For Your Service


Nick Cannon's Thank You to the Troops


Maj. Gen. Mike Regner USMC


Maj. Chike Williams


Rear Admiral Bob Day USCG


Lt. Gen. Jon M. Davis & Lt. Gen. Ron Bailey USMC

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