As a Military Wife, it is nice to hear about all the different companies that support veterans by providing extra discounts on the day of Veterans Day. Unless you are really looking for it, most people probably wouldn’t know where they should get or even that some companies are doing this. I know that not until recently did I learn things like this even existed! I know as a veteran, my husband appreciates places that go out of their way to do something nice for veterans and I am sure he is not alone.
But where does one search to find these deals? Search no further! I am going to give you some sites and specific advertisements so that you have to look no further than a few little clicks!
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Dining Deals (Full List found here)
- Chili’s – Free entree to veterans and active military on Veteran’s Day, Saturday, Nov. 11. At participating Chili’s restaurants, the menu items being offered will include the following: Chicken Crispers, Chicken Bacon Rach Quesadillas, Oldtimer with Cheese, Classic Bacon Burger and Chili or Soup & Salad.
- Friendly’s – Free Big-Two-Do breakfast or free burger on Saturday, Nov. 11. Veterans and active military with a valid military ID or honorable discharge card will receive a free Big-Two-Do breakfast (choice of two slices of French toast, two buttermilk pancakes or two slices of toast; two strips of crispy bacon or two sausage links and two made-to-order farm fresh eggs), or All American Burger (fries and a beverage) during lunch or dinner hours at their local Friendly’s restaurant.
- Olive Garden – Free entree from a special menu to active-duty military and military veterans on Veterans Day. The special menu features six of Olive Garden’s most popular items. Entrees are served with unlimited homemade soup or famous house salad and warm, garlic breadsticks.
- Texas Roadhouse – Free lunch on Saturday Nov. 11. Active, former or retired military can order from special Veterans Day Menu. Lunch includes choice of iced tea, sweet tea, soft drink or coffee. Present Military ID card, Veterans Affairs card or discharge papers. Dine-in only.
- Chuck E. Cheese’s – One free personal cheese pizza with any food purchase on Veterans Day (Saturday Nov. 11, 2017). Must show ID. Coupon code #5500. U.S. locations only. Chuck E. Cheese’s also has ongoing specials for military families
Specific to Washington State (find more here)
Duke’s Chowder House – Kent, Seattle, Tacoma, Tukwila, WA
On November 10, 2016 Veterans receive complimentary bowl of chowder. A portion of sales that day will be donated to the Seattle Veteran’s Hospital.
iPic Theatres – Richmond, Glendale, WA
Veterans will receive one free premium ticket on 11/11 with a valid Military ID. Offer is not available online.
McGrath’s Fish House – Federal Way, Vancouver, WA
Veterans and active duty get a free meal from a select menu on Veterans Day.
SkyMania Trampolines – Kirkland, WA
Veterans are invited to jump for free starting at 10:00 a.m. on Fri, Nov 11th!
Taco Time – WA State
Active duty military and veterans are offered one free soft taco combo meal on November 11th, 2016. Please provide proof of service or valid ID.
Specific to NYC (find more here)
BLT Prime – New York, NY
50% off for parties of two or less, 25% off for parties of three or more.
Cantina NYC – New York, NY
Active duty military and military veterans are welcome to a free margarita and 15 percent off their bill on Veterans day 2016. Offer requires valid active duty or veteran ID.
Casa Nonna – New York, NY
ESquared Hospitality invites veterans and active military to receive 50 percent off their bill for parties of two, and 25 percent off for parties of three or more, on Friday 11.11.16. Please show valid ID or proof of service.
Mirabito Convenience Stores – Locations across NY
Any size free coffee is available to active duty service members and those who have served. Offer valid at participating locations on Nov. 11th, 12th, and 13th.
New York Historical Society – New York, NY
Free admission to all on Friday, November 11th.
Retail Deals (view full list):
Under Armour 10% Off plus Free Shipping
Get 10% off. Offer valid for Military, Veterans & First Responders Click for Details.
Offering a 20% discount to all Veterans, Active duty military, and their immediate families, on Veterans Day 2016. Must present a Walgreens Rewards card and valid Military ID or proof of service to receive the discount on eligible items.
Great Clips – Free haircut for veterans and current military members on Nov. 11, or receive a free haircut card to use at a later date. Non-military customers who purchase a service on Veterans Day can receive a free haircut card to give to a veteran they know. Haircut cards are redeemable until Dec. 31.
Lowe’s – The home-improvement store offers an ongoing 10 percent off discount to active-duty military and veterans. You must enroll in the discount program to receive this benefit
Toys “R” Us – 15% off total store purchase through Saturday Nov. 11. Valid for all service men and women currently in the Military, reserves, dependents or retired.
Free donut on Saturday.
Free tall brewed coffee on Saturday. For every Starbucks VIA® Instant purchase made on starbucks.com/shop in the U.S., Starbucks will make a matching donation of Starbucks VIA® Instant to the USO.
US National Park Service
Free Veterans Day Admission The U.S. National Park Service is waiving fees at most of its day-use recreation sites over the Veterans Day holiday weekend. Go online to find a national forest or grassland near you.