Zaxby's To Hold Hero Appreciation Day At Chattanooga Area Locations On Saturday

Thursday, July 14, 2016
Zaxby’s locations in Chattanooga and the surrounding areas are coming together to give back to local heroes by hosting a special appreciation day on Saturday.
 
Any police officer, EMT, firefighter and active military guest that presents a proper ID and/or comes dressed in their uniform will receive one free meal and drink from the full Zaxby’s menu. One free meal and drink per individual customer, excludes platterz and catering options.

Chattanooga-area locations:
1510 S. Congress Parkway, Athens
7643 E. Brainerd Road, Chattanooga
7328 Shallowford Road, Chattanooga
4815 Highway 58, Chattanooga
623 Signal Mountain Road, Chattanooga
1015 N. 3rd Ave., Chatsworth
1430 NW 25th St., Cleveland
2481 Treasury Drive SE, Cleveland
2710 Airport Road, Dalton
352 Northgate Drive, Dalton
872 College Drive, Dalton
2541 Battlefield Parkway, Fort Oglethorpe
8884 Old Lee Highway, Ooltewah
5013 Hixson Pike, Hixson
826 U.S. Highway 64, Murphy, N.C.
6456 Alabama Highway, Ringgold
9347 Springfield Road, Soddy Daisy

This will be Saturday, beginning when doors open (time varies for each location).



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