http://justacarguy.blogspot.com/2006/11/nov-11-happy-veterans-day-fellow-vets.html will give a bit of info on one of the reasons I started this blog.
To see if the Wounded Warrior Project will have events in your neck of the woods, check https://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/component/option,com_jcalpro/Itemid,999/extmode,cat/cat_id,1/
There are a variety of cool things all over America that are part of the WWP,
like a biker traversing the planet and raising funds for WWP, http://www.ridingourworld.com/The%20route.html
a tailgate party at the blue and gold game in Annapolis, http://www.gomids.com/tailgate/2009/2009Tailgate.htm
marathons and half marathons / run walks,
golf tournaments and caddy for a celeb fundraisers,
the Florida American Legion (motorbike) Riders poker run, http://www.alr316.org/
the Veterans ride in the Pikes Peak area of Colorado, http://www.brianwess.com/VeteransRide
Fort Campbell (been there) Enlisted Spouses' Club dine with a hero, http://www.101stesc.net/dine_with_a_hero
the Georgia Rock Rods "Wheelin for Warriors" Rock Ride
The Harley ride past ground zero fundraiser of Bergen Co. Harley,
Atv rides in New Hapshire, Bike rides in Manhatten,
And an attempt to get a record number of Corvettes on the deck of the USS Lexington near Corpus Christi Texas,
Skip the first 30 seconds of clapping.