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2015 Veteran’s Day Discounts

The following discounts have been confirmed by military.com for 2015:

(Remember: Not all locations may participate – be sure to check first.  Bring a DD-214, VA card, or VFW, DAV, American Legion or other service org ID)

2015 Veterans Day Restaurant Offerings:
Applebee’s — Veterans and active-duty military receive a free meal from a limited menu on Nov. 11.
Bar Louie – On Nov. 10-11, veterans and active military personnel get a free meal up to a $12 value.
Bob Evans — Veterans and active military personnel receive a free breakfast from a select menu on Nov. 11.
Bonanza Steakhouses – Active-duty and retired military get a free buffet on Nov. 11, 4 p.m. to close.
Cattlemens — Active, inactive and retired military personnel get a free small sirloin steak dinner on Nov. 11.
Cheeseburger in Paradise — Active and retired military personnel receive a complimentary burger with fries on Nov. 11.
Chili’s — Veterans and active military servicemembers get a free entrée from a limited menu on Nov. 11.
Denny’s — Active, inactive and retired military personnel get a free Build Your Own Grand Slam on Nov. 11 from 5 a.m. to noon at participating locations.
Friendly’s — Friendly’s is treating veterans and active military to a free breakfast, lunch or dinner from a limited menu on Veterans Day, Nov. 11.
Golden Corral — Golden Corral Restaurants' Military Appreciation Night free dinner will be available on Nov. 11 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Military retirees, veterans, active duty, National Guard and reserves are all welcome.
IHOP– On Nov. 11, participating IHOP restaurants offer veterans and active-duty military free Red, White and Blue pancakes from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Krystal — Active and retired military receive a free Krystal chicken or sausage biscuit from 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Nov. 11.
Little Caesars — Veterans and active military members receive a free $5 Lunch Combo from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Nov. 11.
McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurants — On Nov. 8, participating McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurants will offer a complimentary entrée to veterans from a special menu.
Max & Erma's – On Nov. 11, participating Max & Erma’s locations are offering veterans and active military personnel a free Best Cheeseburger in America Combo meal.
Menchie's —  All active and retired military personnel will receive a free 6 oz. frozen yogurt on Nov. 11.
Mission BBQ — Veterans and active-duty military get a free sandwich and a slice of cake on Nov. 11.
On the Border — Veterans and active-duty military can enjoy a free meal from the “Create Your Own Combo” menu on Nov. 11.
Orange Leaf — Veterans and active-duty military get a free cup of froyo on Nov. 11.
Pondrosa Steakhouse – Active-duty and retired military get a free buffet on Nov. 11, 4 p.m. to close.
Red Hot & Blue — Veterans receive a free entrée with the purchase of a second entrée on Nov. 9, 10 and 11. Coupon required.
Rock and Brews — Veterans and active military personnel receive a complimentary pulled pork sandwich with a side choice throughout the day on Nov. 11.
Sammy’s Woodfired Pizza & Grill — Sammy’s Woodfired Pizza & Grill is offering a choice between complimentary hummus served with grilled herb flatbread or garlic cheese bread on Nov. 11.
Shoney's — Shoney's will offer a free All-American Burger to veterans and active-duty servicemembers on Nov. 11.
Spaghetti Warehouse — From Nov. 9 through Nov. 11, buy one entrée and get the second entrée free. Coupon required.
Texas Roadhouse — Texas Roadhouse locations nationwide will offer veterans a free lunch on Nov. 11 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Offer is good for active-duty, retired or former U.S. military.
Uno Pizzeria & Grill – Veterans and active military get a free entrée or individual pizza with an entrée or pizza purchase of equal or greater value on Nov. 11.
Village Inn — Veterans and active military personnel receive a free breakfast on Nov. 11 from a select menu at participating locations. Village Inn is also providing a “Thank you For Your Service” card valid for 20 percent off on the next visit.
Wienerschnitzel — Veterans and active-duty military receive a free chili dog and a small Pepsi on Nov. 11.

2015 Veterans Day Travel and Recreation Discounts:
9/11 Memorial and Museum — Veterans will receive free museum admission from Nov. 7 to Nov. 11.
Army Corp of Engineers Recreation Areas — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will waive day-use fees for veterans, active and reserve-component servicemembers, and their families at USACE-operated recreation areas nationwide on Nov. 11.
Colonial Williamsburg – Active-duty military, reservists, retirees, veterans and their direct dependents receive free Colonial Williamsburg admission for Veterans Day weekend (Nov. 6–11).
Harley-Davidson Museum — The Harley-Davidson Museum is offering free admission to active military, veterans and their families on Nov. 7, 8 and 11 in honor of Veterans Day.
Killington Resort – Active-duty, retired and honorably discharged members of the military receive a complimentary lift ticket on Nov. 11.
Knott’s Berry Farm — Knott's Berry Farm is offering free admission for veterans and active-duty military personnel and one guest, as well as six additional tickets for a discounted price, from Nov. 1 to Dec. 20.
Mariners’ Museum — Military members receive a special $5 admission price on Nov. 11.
Meineke Car Care Centers —  On Nov. 11, veterans are encouraged to visit participating Meineke locations for a free basic oil change.
National Parks — On Veterans Day, Nov. 11, veterans will have access to over 100 national parks requiring entrance fees for free.
National Veterans Day Run — The National Veterans Day Run on Nov. 11 offers veterans and active-duty military a reduced-rate entry into the race, as well as discounted rates to their spouses and children between 13 and 18.
Westgate Resorts — Starting Nov. 11, the first 2,500 eligible servicemembers who complete an online military appreciation form will receive a complimentary three-day, two-night vacation. Veterans who don’t qualify are eligible for a 25 percent discount. Visit westgateresorts.com for the survey.
UFC GYM — Veterans and active-duty military, as well as their families, get free total gym access from Nov. 11-15 at participating UFC GYMs. UFC GYM is also offering a special basic training-themed Daily Ultimate Training class on Nov. 14.
World of Coca-Cola – Active-duty, reserves and retirees get free admission year-round, and Nov. 5 through Nov. 15, members of the armed forces may also purchase up to four half-price general admission tickets for their friends and family.

2015 Veterans Day Retailer Offerings:
Alfred Angelo – Military brides get a free wedding gown on Veterans Day. An appointment to the store must be made for Nov. 11 to qualify.
Alimond Studio – Veterans and active-duty servicemembers get a free headshot at Alimond Studio on Saturday, Nov. 7. from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Leesburg, Va.
Bellhops — the moving company is offering free moving labor for veterans from Nov. 13 to Dec. 15. Veterans must call on Veterans Day to schedule an appointment.
Brides Across America – Brides Across America holds a wedding gown giveaway in partnership with bridal salons across the country in November to honor Veterans Day. Qualifying brides register to attend the event at a participating bridal salon by completing the registration form and paying a $20 fee. Once verified, you will be assisted in finding a gown from the selection.
Cardiac Life — For the month of November, Cardiac Life is offering veterans $15 CPR courses.
Carhartt’s — active-duty and retired military servicemembers who present a military ID at one of Carhartt’s 21 company-owned stores will receive a complimentary exclusive hat, while supplies last.
Enterprise Car Sales — Active U.S. military members, veterans and their dependents get a Firestone Prepaid Maintenance Package with the purchase of any Enterprise vehicle during the month of November.
Firestone Complete Auto Care — Nov. 8-15, veterans and active-duty personnel receive an additional 10 percent off the lowest advertised price of any automotive service.
Grace for Vets — Car washes from around the world who join this program offer free car washes to veterans and servicemembers on Nov. 11.
Great Clips – On Nov. 11, customers who come in for a service can get a free haircut card to give to their favorite veteran. Veterans can also receive a free haircut or get the free haircut card. Haircuts are redeemable until Dec. 31.
Home Depot — Home Depot offers a 10 percent discount to all veterans on Nov. 11. Home Depot offers the 10 percent discount year-round to active-duty and retirees.
Little Bra Company — Save 15 percent during the month of November on all regular-priced merchandise at the Little Bra Company when you shop online.
Lowe's — All veterans receive a 10 percent discount on Nov. 11. The offer is available in stores only.
Rack Room Shoes — Military personnel and their dependents get a 10 percent discount off entire purchase on Veterans Day, Nov. 11.
Sleep Number — From Oct. 19 through Nov. 15, active and veteran military members will receive exclusive discounts on Sleep Number products. Save up to $700 on select Sleep Number mattress sets.
Steve Madden — Steve Madden offers everyone 20 percent off the entire purchase, and servicemembers receive an additional 10 percent off on Nov. 11.
Tires Plus — Between Nov. 8-15, veterans and active-duty personnel receive an additional 10 percent off the lowest advertised price of any automotive service.
Wheel Works — Between Nov. 8-15, veterans and active-duty personnel receive an additional 10 percent off the lowest advertised price of any automotive service.