2019 Veterans Day Discounts, Free Meals, And So Many Deals!
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Veterans Day is Monday, November 11th!
In honor of Veterans Day 2019, many stores and restaurants will be offering up discounts, freebies, and deals for veterans, active-duty military members, and their spouses!
Please note that in many cases, proof of military service is required to get these deals. We recommend calling ahead to make sure that your local restaurants and retailers are participating (and to verify their ID requirements).
Here are all the best 2019 Veterans Day Deals & Freebies:
To redeem in store, simply present your military ID at checkout. To redeem online, verify your military status with the id.me buttons on the shopping cart page. Once verified, copy and paste the single-use promo code into the Promo Code field at checkout.
This deal is valid for new and existing Prime members and is limited to one per customer. If you’re a current Prime member, this purchase will extend your membership by one year! Head here for more details.
U.S. veterans and active-duty military can get a FREE full-size entrée at Applebee’s on November 11 at participating restaurants (valid for dine-in only). Proof of military service is required. Limit one meal per veteran or active-duty military member. Go here to find a participating Applebee’s.
All active, retired, and former military members are invited to stop by Bad Daddy’s for a FREE All American Burger & Side on November 11. Guests must present proof of military service.
All current and retired military members can enjoy a FREE entrée up to $14.95 and a FREE Dr. Pepper beverage on November 11 with military ID (valid for dine-in only).
Veterans and active-duty military personnel can get a FREE meal from the Veterans Day Menu on November 11. This offer is valid for dine-in meals only, and you must show proof of military service.
Active duty and retired military can enjoy a FREE appetizer on November 11 with military ID or proof of service. This offer excludes Large Ahi Tuna Sashimi, Charbroiled Gulf Oysters, and Florida Stone Crabs.
On November 11, all past and present members of the armed forces can enjoy a FREE small or 10-piece order of boneless wings (depending on location) and a regular order of fries. This offer is valid for dine-in guests only, and proof of service is required.
On November 11, Cafe Rio Mexican Grill will be honoring all Veterans by offering 50% off their entire order, no coupon required.
Chili’s is offering veterans and active military members a FREE meal on November 11. Service members can select a free entrée from the following choices: Chicken Crispers, Margarita Grilled Chicken, Bowl of Chili, Soup & Salad, Chicken Bacon Ranch Quesadillas, Just Bacon Burger, Oldtimer with Cheese, or Cajun Chicken Pasta. For more details visit chilis.com.
On November 11, Veterans, Active Military, Reserves, and Military Spouses can show U.S. Military ID to receive a Buy-One, Get-One Free Entrée. This offer is valid in-restaurant only.
Every Veterans Day, all Cotton Patch Cafe restaurants are proud to serve their award-winning Chicken Fried Steak or Chicken Fried Chicken FREE to all veterans and active-duty members of the military.
Coolgreens is giving a FREE entrée to all veterans and military personnel on November 11. Military ID is required.
Military members and veterans can purchase Costco Membership Activation Certificates to join Costco as a new member and receive over $60 in savings! This offer is available year-round for all members of the United States Armed Forces, veterans, and their families. Get started by validating your status here.
On November 11, Cracker Barrel will offer veterans a choice of a FREE piece of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake OR a Pumpkin Pie Latte at all 660 Cracker Barrel Old Country Store locations nationwide.
Denny’s is inviting all active and inactive military personnel into participating Denny’s locations nationwide, on November 11 from 5 a.m. to noon to enjoy a FREE Build Your Own Grand Slam. This offer is valid for dine-in only and will not be available for online ordering through ‘Denny’s on Demand.’
Veterans and active-duty military members get a FREE meal at Dick’s Last Resort with the purchase of one adult entrée on Veterans Day.
On November 11, veterans and active-duty military personnel are invited to participating Dunkin’ restaurants nationwide for a FREE donut of their choice, no purchase necessary.
The first 50 veterans and active-duty military personnel at participating Dunkin’ restaurants on November 11 will also receive a thank you card written by members of the community from A Million Thanks, a nonprofit organization that sends millions of letters of thanks and encouragement directly to service members.
On November 11, Fazoli’s is offering FREE spaghetti with meat or marinara sauce for veterans and military service members.
On November 11 only, veterans can stop into their local Great Clips to receive a FREE haircut or a FREE haircut card to use on a later date, valid through December 31st. Just show your military ID or DD 214 form. Non-military customers can purchase a service at a U.S. Great Clips salon on November 11 and get a FREE haircut card to give to a veteran.
On November 11, each Gordon Biersch location will be hosting a tapping party and giving active-duty servicemembers and veterans a FREE entrée from the following choices: 7 oz. Top Sirloin, Beer-Battered Fish & Chips, Cajun Pasta, and Märzen BBQ Burger.
From November 11 – 17, Gordon Biersch will also donate 25¢ from the sale of each pint of their Veteran’s IPA to a local veteran’s charity.
On November 11, all active-duty, retired military, and veterans who purchase a beverage at any participating Hooters will receive a FREE entrée from the Hooters Veterans Day Menu. This offer is available for dine-in only when you present a military ID or proof of service.
Houlihan’s Restaurant + Bar will honor America’s veterans and active-duty military members on November 11 with a FREE meal, in addition to the fifteen-percent food discount that is offered every day throughout the year.
Service members can choose from the following entrées: Houlihan’s Burger, Veggie Burger, Heartland Grilled Chicken Salad, Fish and Chips, Brentwood Chicken Sandwich, Southwest Grilled Chicken Wrap, Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo, and a 5-oz. Petite Top Sirloin. Houlihan’s restaurants in the northeast will serve Down Home Pot Roast in lieu of the 5 oz. Petite Top Sirloin.
Many Hy-Vee stores celebrate Veterans Day each year by offering a FREE breakfast buffet to all veterans and active-duty military members. Many stores also offer planned programs, displays, entertainment or other activities along with the breakfast event. Head here for more details.
On November 11, veterans and active-duty military personnel can get a FREE red, white, and blueberry pancake combo. Visit IHOP’s Facebook page for all the details.
Now through November 11, veterans, active duty, reserve, and retired military can enjoy a FREE meal at the restaurant. Military ID or proof of service is required.
On November 11, all veterans can enjoy 20% off at Joe’s Crab Shack with proof of service or military ID/badge. This offer is valid for dine-in only and excludes alcohol.
If you’re a veteran or an active-duty servicemember, you can get FREE admission for yourself AND one guest to Knott’s Berry Farm from November 3 – 21 and December 2 – 19. Keep in mind that the eligible person must be present and show proper ID at the entrance gate.
In addition, veterans/active military members will be able to purchase up to six additional tickets for just $42 each from November 3 – 21 or $48 each from December 2 – 19.
Back in April, Kohl’s launched a new Military Mondays program, which offers a 15 percent in-store discount for active and former military personnel, veterans and their families. For Veterans Day 2019, Kohl’s is doubling that discount to 30% on in-store purchases!
This is the FIRST time that Kohl’s has ever offered its 30% discount for anyone without a Kohl’s Charge, outside of its Mystery offer (which can be anywhere from 20 to 40% off). This offer is valid from November 7 -11 with your military ID. Click here for more information.
In celebration of Veterans Day, all veterans of the U.S. armed forces will receive FREE admission to LEGOLAND Florida Resort from November 1 – 25.
Military veterans can also purchase tickets for up to six guests at a 50% discount on the same dates! Veterans must present valid military ID or other proof of veteran status at a LEGOLAND ticket window on the day of their visit. Note that this offer is not available online.
On November 11, from 11 AM – 2 PM, veterans and active military members can receive a FREE $5 HOT-N-READY Lunch Combo. No coupon is needed to redeem this offer, but proof of service is required.
Logan’s Roadhouse is inviting all active-duty and retired U.S. military personnel to enjoy a FREE meal from the American Roadhouse Menu on November 11 from 3PM-6PM.
And every Wednesday from 3-6pm starting 11/20 through the end of 2019, veterans and active military can score a free American Roadhouse Meal with purchase of an entrée ($8.99 or more).
Also beginning November 11, Logan’s Roadhouse is also asking guests to round up their check to benefit Folds of Honor and its mission to provide educational scholarships to spouses and children of America’s fallen and disabled service-members.
Veterans eat and play for FREE on November 11 with a $10 game card and FREE entrée for all current and retired military. Veterans and active service members also receive 10% off every day at Main Event, including bowling, food, birthdays, non-alcoholic beverages, games, etc.
On Sunday, November 10, McCormick & Schmick’s is offering all Veterans, members of the National Guard, Gold Star Parents and Gold Star Spouses a FREE entrée with military identification. This offer is valid for dine-in guests only.
On November 11 only, all veterans and active-duty military can receive the first 6oz of yogurt FREE with a valid military ID or proof of service at participating Menchie’s locations.
Veterans and active-duty military personnel can get a FREE Sandwich and a slice of cake on November 11. Be there at noon for the live rendition of the National Anthem! Available at all MISSION BBQ locations.
In honor of Veterans Day, visitors to 400 participating National Parks can take advantage of a FREE Entrance Day on November 11. This offer is valid for everyone, not just military families! Check out the list of participating parks here.
On the Border plans to thank active and former military members for their service on November 11 with a FREE Combo Meal. Simply show your military ID or proof of service, and choose two of your favorites from the Combo Menu!
Outback is honoring all heroes with 20% off their entire check (excluding alcohol, taxes, and gratuity) from November 8 – 11. Can’t make it on those dates? All servicemen and women, police officers, firefighters, and first responders get 10% off their entire check every day at Outback Steakhouse!
On November 11, Pie Five Pizza will honor active and retired military and current or past members of the Armed Forces or Department of Defense with a FREE personal pizza. This offer is valid in-store only with ID or proof of service.
Pilot Flying J is inviting all active-duty and retired military veterans to enjoy a FREE Pilot Coffee and choice of one FREE PJ Fresh breakfast sandwich, breakfast pizza or breakfast grill item. This offer is valid on November 8 – 11 at more than 650 participating Pilot and Flying J travel centers across the United States. Head on over here for more details.
On November 11 from 7 AM – 7 PM, active-duty military and veterans can enjoy a FREE 12-ounce coffee & donut at Price Chopper and Market 32 locations!
On November 11, veterans, military personnel, and their families are invited to save 10% on groceries at Publix. This offer is valid for in-store purchases only and excludes prescriptions, alcohol, tobacco, gift cards, lottery tickets, postage stamps, and money services. Customers are responsible for all applicable taxes.
Now through November 12, use the code SALUTE1 at any military Redbox location to get a Rent 1 Get 1 FREE deal on a 1-night movie or game rental.
On November 11, Red Robin is honoring veterans and active-duty service members with a FREE Tavern Double Burger and Bottomless Steak Fries with proof of service. This offer is valid for dine-in guests only.
On November 11, Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery will honor all active-duty service members and veterans with a FREE entree from a special Veterans Day menu. Guests must be in uniform or provide Military ID.
Additionally, Rock Bottom will offer Veteran’s IPA from November 11 – 17, with 25¢ from the sale of each pint going to a local veteran’s charity. Each Rock Bottom location will also host a tapping party on November 11.
On November 11, all veterans and active military personnel will receive a FREE Mom’s Ricotta Meatballs + Spaghetti at Romano’s Macaroni Grill with military ID.
Now through January 31, active and former U.S. military personnel and their spouses can get a $10 gift card for joining Sam’s Club or renewing a membership. Proof of U.S. military service or valid identification is required.
Spaghetti Warehouse is celebrating Veterans Day weekend with a buy 1, get 1 FREE Grilled Chicken Alfredo, Original Recipe Spaghetti Entrée, or Lasagne. This offer is valid for everyone November 9 – 11! You do not need to be a member of the military, but you must present this coupon to redeem the offer.
On November 11, participating Sport Clips locations will offer FREE haircuts to active duty military service members and veterans with valid ID. One dollar from every Sports Clips haircut will also be donated to the VFW’s Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship program.
Veterans, active-duty service members, and military spouses can enjoy a FREE tall (12-ounce) hot brewed coffee on November 11 at any participating Starbucks location.
Starbucks is also donating 25¢ from the purchase of every brewed coffee purchase to the non-profit organizations Team Red, White and Blue and Team Rubicon, whose programs support the mental and physical wellbeing of veterans.
Now through November 11, Target is offering ALL active duty military, veterans and their spouse and/or dependent children a 10% off coupon, valid to use both in-store and online!
Veterans receive 50% off dinner November 11 – 13 at Texas de Brazil when they mention this offer and show valid military ID.
All active and retired military members are invited to Texas Roadhouse on November 11 from 11 AM to 4 PM for a FREE meal from the Early Dine Menu at any location nationwide. Must present valid military ID to redeem.
In honor of Veterans Day, all veterans, active-duty military, and reservists will eat for FREE on November 11. Choose from select menu items, including Chicken Tenders, Ol’ Fashioned BLT, Cheeseburger, and Wedge Salad.
Active and retired military service members can save up to 20% off their stay, plus receive 500 Wyndham Rewards bonus points now through December 6, 2019.
This discount is available at participating hotels in the U.S. and Canada across 17 brands owned by Wyndham, including Super 8 and La Quinta (both of which also offer preferred parking for active and retired military members). You can learn more about this offer here.
On November 11th, veterans and active-duty military personnel will receive a FREE appetizer with valid military ID. This offer is valid for dine-in guests only.
A BIG thank you to all the Military men and women who served our country in the past and who are currently serving our country and protecting our freedom! ♥