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Military Appreciation Days Coming Back to Great Falls

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Twice a year the Downtown Chicks hosts Military Appreciation Days in downtown Great Falls.  The Downtown Chicks say most people don't even realize that many downtown businesses already offer military discounts.  Starting Thursday through Saturday, some stores and restaurants downtown are adding extra discounts and free giveaways.  It's all in honor of our armed forces.

Michelle Chenoweth with the Downtown Chicks says, "given that we have Malmstrom and Montana Air National Guard right here in Great Falls, it's important to recognize our active duty, our reserve, and veterans as well".

It's a win-win because while the community is honoring our soldiers, business is booming downtown.  Over a dozen businesses will be participating with various incentives like free dessert or 25 percent off purchases.  The Great Falls historic trolley will be running Saturday to and from downtown to Malmstrom Air Force base.

The color guard will also be doing a presentation at 1 on Saturday in the Davidson plaza.

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