Veterans Day is a day to honor those who have given so much to our country. This year Veterans Day falls on Wednesday, November 11th and many retailers and restaurants are offering freebies and discounts to Veterans and their families.
Below is the list of Veterans Day Freebies for 2015. Keep in mind that for most you will need to provide proof of your active military or veteran status to take advantage of these deals. Some deals, under “Freebies & Online Deals” are good for anyone!
Veterans Day Freebies 2015
Sales, Freebies & Online Deals:
Amazon Veterans Day 20% Off Savings – Save 20% on tons of eligible items for Veterans Day with coupon code 20VETERANS thru 11/11
Free Book: Operation Money – A Financial Guide for Military Service Members and Families [Kindle Edition With Audio/Video]
Free Admission to Several National Parks on 11/11
Free Car Washes for Veterans on 11/11
Free Admission to 1 of Several Annheiser Busch Parks for Military (Sea World, Busch Gardens, and more – unfortunately none are in the Twin Cities area but if you know a veteran near one of these parks, mention it to them!)
Read the Constitution, Bill of Rights, and Declaration of Independence Free Online
Salute To America – 101 Strings Orchestra MP3 Album – $1.89
Once Upon a Child – All military receive 25% off on 11/11! Participating locations include Burnsville, Maplewood, Rochester, Roseville & Woodbury.
Savers Thrift Stores – 50% off Clothing, Shoes, Accessories, Bed & Bath on November 11th from 9am – 9pm
Thanks MidgetMomma.com for sharing many of these places where Active Duty Service Members, Guard Members and Veterans can get a FREE Meal on Veteran’s Day. Make sure you pass on this information to anyone you know who is a Veteran or Active Duty so they can snag a free meal too! Plus don’t forget that there are FREE Haircuts for Veterans! All places require proof of military service, proof of service includes Military ID, Discharge Papers, DD214 and being in uniform. What proof of service required depends on the restaurant.
Red Lobster: From Monday, Nov. 9th through Thursday, Nov. 12th,Red Lobster is thanking active-duty military, actively serving, reserve and military veterans for their service with a no purchase necessary free appetizer or dessert offer. Guests may choose from a special menu.
Red Robin: FREE* Red’s Tavern Double™ burger with Bottomless Steak Fries.
Olive Garden: Military members and Veterans get a FREE Meal, their family members get 10% off their meals. Start with unlimited soup or salad and breadsticks. choose from one of the entrées:
- cheese ravioli
- spaghetti with meat sauce
- chicken parmigiana
- garlic rosemary chicken
Bonanza Steakhouse: From 4pm-close get a FREE Buffet meal. (Location in St. Cloud)
Hooters: All active-duty and retired military nationwide to enjoy a free meal as a “thank you” for their service. On Wednesday, Nov. 11, all veterans and active-duty military personnel can enjoy an entrée on the house, served up with warm Hooters Girl hospitality, by presenting a military ID or proof of service at any Hooters location across the country
Little Caesars® Pizza: Receive their free $5 Lunch Combo, which features four slices of Little Caesars popular Detroit-style DEEP!DEEP!™ Dish pizza, paired with a 20-ounce Pepsi product
Applebee’s: Pick from one of 7 meals as a Thank you to service members. Available from open to close. Dine in only.
- Oriental Chicken Salad
- Fiesta Lime Chicken
- Three Cheese Chicken Penne
- Double Crunch Shrimp
- The American Standard
- 7oz sirloin
- Chicken Tender Platter
Outback Steakhouse: FREE Bloomin’ Onion® & Beverage at your local Outback Steakhouse on Wednesday, November 11, with valid military ID. And for the rest of the year, they are giving 15% off to military personnel—plus their families. Come in November 12 through December 31 to enjoy your discount, with valid military ID. If you are currently deployed you can still get yours, go here and fill out the form and they will give you a Veterans Day Rain Check for a FREE Bloomin’ Onion®. It’ll be waiting for you, at any Outback Steakhouse in the U.S., when you come home.
Denny’s: Get a free Build Your Own Grand Slam breakfast on Nov. 11 from 5 a.m.- noon.
White Castle: Get a free Breakfast Slider and a small coffee or a small soft drink.
Texas Roadhouse: Pick one of the following meals for free, plus get a free drink.
- 6 oz sirloin with 2 sides
- country fried chicken with 2 sides
- country fried sirloin with 2 sides
- pulled pork dinner with 2 sides
- grilled pork chop with 2 sides
- All-American cheeseburger with fries
- BBQ Chicken Sandwich with fries
- Pulled pork sandwich with fries
- Grilled chicken salad
- Chicken Critter Salad
Chili’s: Is offering all military veterans past and present their choice of one of 7 meals during the dinner hour, or any lunch combo during lunch. Offer only available at participating Chili’s in the U.S. only. Dine-in from limited menu only.
Ihop: FREE stack of Red, White & Blue pancakes (buttermilk pancakes crowned with glazed strawberries, blueberry compote and whipped topping), from 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
Perkins: Participating Perkins Restaurant & Bakeries are giving out a free Magnificent Seven meal Wednesday, which includes two eggs, three buttermilk pancakes, and a choice of two bacon strips or two sausage links. Beverages are not included.
Starbucks: Thank you active duty servicemembers, veterans and military spouses. On November 11 your tall (12 fl oz) hot brewed coffee is fre.