Heads-Up for Veteran's ~ VETERAN'S DAY OFFERS + other discounts

Discussion in 'Social Club' started by Chairman, Nov 7, 2010.

  1. Chairman

    Chairman Senior Member

    Dec 2, 2002
    Henry County
    The following are for your information; please share with any military or veteran that you know.

    THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR SERVICE!


    Restaurant Freebies

    Applebee's Restaurant - Free dinners to veterans throughout Veterans Day November 11th; selections will be from a new Veterans Day menu. Go to:
    http://www.applebees.com/vetsDay/default.aspx

    Outback Steakhouse - Free Blooming Onion and beverage. Go to:
    http://www.outback.com/pressroom/pr_101018.aspx

    Golden Corral- Free buffet dinner from 5-9 p.m. on Nov. 16 to anyone who has ever served in the U.S. military Staff. Go to; http://www.goldencorral.com/military/

    In celebration of Veterans Day 11 Nov 2010, Subway is showing its thanks with free six inch subs to all Veterans or Active Duty members.

    On Nov. 7, McCormick & Schmick's
    restaurants will offer a free entree to military veterans for its 12th annual Veteran's Appreciation Event. Menu picks include such seafood items as parmesan crusted tilapia, roasted cedar plank salmon and almond crusted rainbow trout.
    "Our Veterans Appreciation Event
    has become a tradition that our restaurants look forward to each year," said Bill Freeman, CEO of McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurants
    For more information: www.mccormickandschmicks.com


    Krispy Kreme - One free doughnut of any variety.

    UNO Chicago Grill- Free entree or individual pizza with an entree or pizza purchase of equal or greater value.

    Coushatta Casino Resort - The Louisiana casino and resort is offering a free seven-clans lunch or dinner buffet to veterans or active military.

    MarketPlace Grill & Express - Veterans and active-duty military receive free entrees.

    Masala Wok - The Northern Virginian restaurant is offering a free entree to veterans.

    Hy-Vee supermarkets - The mid-western supermarket chain is offering a free breakfast to veterans.

    Abuelo's Mexican Food Restaurants - All veterans and active-duty military receive a free entree.

    Carolina Burgers & BBQ - In Matthews, NC is offering a free meal to all service members and veterans.


    Retail Freebies

    Brides Across America - Provides free wedding gowns to qualified military brides.

    Lowe's & Home Depot - Extra 10% off to active-duty military members, National Guard and reserve members, retirees, honorably discharged veterans and immediate family members.

    Sam's Club - Over 25,000 Hugo canes will be given away to U.S. veterans in need of mobility assistance. Membership is not required, but supplies are limited, so check with your local store.

    Amazon.com - Free "Veterans Day Honor" MP3 album download. The album includes 12 songs by The Bands and Ensembles of the U.S.
    Armed Forces.

    Cabela's Outdoor Store - Offers their employee discount to all veterans, active-duty military and reserves, law enforcement, fire and EMS personnel Nov. 11-12. Discounts vary from 5% to 50%, depending on the item.

    Build-a-Bear Workshop - Members of the armed services including the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, Coast Guard, and Reserve Officer Training Corps, will receive a 20% discount Nov. 11-15 on any one transaction at Build-A-Bear Workshop.

    Dollar General - 10% discount for all veterans, active-duty military, National Guard and reserve and their immediate families.

    Fashion Bug - 20% off all plus-size and misses clothing purchases with a copy of military ID or spouse's military ID.


    Entertainment Freebies

    National parks, forests and monuments - Admission is free to everyone on Veterans Day.

    Knott's Berry Farm - Free park admission to U.S. armed forces personnel and a guest during Veteran's Month, November 1-26.

    Colonial Williamsburg - Free admission Nov. 6-11 for active-duty military, guard and reservists, retirees, veterans and their dependents.

    San Jacinto Museum of History - Free visits to the Observation Deck, theatre, and special exhibit for veterans, active duty military personnel, and their families.

    Historic Jamestown - Free admission to veterans, current Armed Forces members and their family members.

    Battleship Cove - Free admission and a special ceremony for veterans, active, duty and reservists.

    Vicksburg National Military Park - Free admission for all.

    Birmingham Museum of Art - Free admission to the ticketed event "Life and Liberty" on Nov. 10-11 for veterans and active military.

    Vulcan Park and Museum- In Birmingham, Alabama is offering discounted admission through November to the park and museum.

    Greenbay (WI) New Zoo - Free admission to veterans and their families.

    Central Florida Zoo - Free admission to the Sanford, Florida zoo with proper ID.

    Strategic Air & Space Museum- Free admission for veterans Nov. 11-14 to the Ashland, Neb. museum.

    National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum - in Oklahoma City offers free admission to veterans and five guests from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Veterans Day.

    Natural Elements Spa & Salon - In Chesapeake, Virginia, will provide free services from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. to both active duty and retired military.


    Anytime Offers:

    MILITARY DISCOUNTS UPDATE: All these businesses offer military discounts; all you have to do is ask:

    Restaurants

    Arby's
    A&W
    Back Yard Burgers
    Burger King
    Captain D's
    Chick-Fil-A
    Cotton Patch
    Denny's
    Dunkin' Donuts
    Farmers Boy
    IHOP (20 percent discount with military identification)
    Java Café
    KFC
    Long John Silver
    Pancho's Mexican Buffet
    Pizza Hut
    Quizno's
    Sizzler
    Sonic
    Taco Bell
    Whataburger

    Services

    AT&T
    California Cryobank
    Geico
    Jiffy Lube
    Meineke
    Sears Portrait Studio


    Travel and Leisure

    Blockbuster
    Movie theaters
    Ripley's attractions and museums
    Professional Sports teams


    Products

    Apple Computers
    AutoZone
    Barnhill's
    Bass Pro Shop
    Bath and Body Works
    Big 10 Tires
    The Buckle
    Champs Sports
    Copeland's Sports
    Dell
    The Discovery Channel Store
    Dress Barn
    The Finish Line
    Foot Action
    Footlocker
    Gadzooks
    GNC
    Goody's
    Great Party
    Happy Harry's
    Home Depot
    Hot Topic
    Jockey
    Lerner
    Lowe's
    Michael's
    NAPA Auto Parts
    New York & Company
    Pac Sun
    Payless Shoes
    Play It Again Sports
    Pure Beauty
    Sally Beauty Supply
    Spencer's Gifts
    Suncoast
    Timberland Outlets
    Wilson's Leather

    Cell Phone Service Discount - All Federal employees are able to get a 15% discount on their personal cell phones by calling their carrier and mentioning the "Federal Telecommunications Act of 1996 - Discount to Federal Employees Past and Present." You will need to know the military member's supervisor's name, phone number, and full address, so that his/her military status can be verified. Use the following contact numbers:

    Cingular - 800-319-6393
    Sprint - 877-812-1223
    T-Mobile - 866-646-4688
    Nextel - 800-639-6111
    Verizon - 800-865-1825
     
  2. BigJake

    BigJake New Member

    Dec 27, 2005

  3. Chairman

    Chairman Senior Member

    Dec 2, 2002
    Henry County
    Hmmm...just noticed the last one listed under "Anytime Offers". :thinking:


    [rquote=1884089&tid=131243&author=Chairman]The following are for your information; please share with any military or veteran that you know.

    THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR SERVICE!


    Anytime Offers:

    MILITARY DISCOUNTS UPDATE: All these businesses offer military discounts; all you have to do is ask:


    Products

    Apple Computers
    AutoZone
    Barnhill's
    Bass Pro Shop
    Bath and Body Works
    Big 10 Tires
    The Buckle
    Champs Sports
    Copeland's Sports
    Dell
    The Discovery Channel Store
    Dress Barn
    The Finish Line
    Foot Action
    Footlocker
    Gadzooks
    GNC
    Goody's
    Great Party
    Happy Harry's
    Home Depot
    Hot Topic
    Jockey
    Lerner
    Lowe's
    Michael's
    NAPA Auto Parts
    New York & Company
    Pac Sun
    Payless Shoes
    Play It Again Sports
    Pure Beauty
    Sally Beauty Supply
    Spencer's Gifts
    Suncoast
    Timberland Outlets
    Wilson's Leather[/rquote]
     
  4. Marine95

    Marine95 New Member

    Feb 21, 2006
    Fenton
    I won't starve on Thursday!
     
  5. :bowing::bowing::bowing::bowing::bowing:

    To all the businesses on the above list

    :cheers:
     
  6. Chairman

    Chairman Senior Member

    Dec 2, 2002
    Henry County
    [rquote=1886038&tid=131243&author=Marine95]I won't starve on Thursday![/rquote]


    Me neither... :D
     
  7. chuck88

    chuck88 New Member

    Jun 29, 2005
    Fulton MO
    I think me and the wife will have a lunch date on thursday :eek::
     
  8. RAGENTHECAGE

    RAGENTHECAGE Senior Member

    Jul 14, 2009
    MOBERLY MO
    :cheers::claphands::claphands:
     
  9. Spartan46

    Spartan46 New Member

    :claphands::claphands::claphands::claphands::claphands::claphands: Thank You Veterans!!!!!!!:cheers::cheers::cheers:
     
  10. Chairman

    Chairman Senior Member

    Dec 2, 2002
    Henry County
    Be sure to pass this info on to veterans...whether it be family, friends, neighbors, etc...
     
  11. DADAKOTA

    DADAKOTA Active Member

    Apr 18, 2006
    Thanks to all that have served or are serving. Without all that you have done we would not enjoy the freedoms and security we do.:cheers:
     
  12. beanpile

    beanpile just a no body

    very impressive indeed & our Guys & Gals in uniform well deserve it too? about derned time
     
  13. 90acres

    90acres Senior Member

    Mar 4, 2003
    Wardsville
    That's good to know Rick, thanks for the info. :eek::


    I didn't realize the anytime discounts for all the retail stores, I guess I should carry that list with me and a copy of my DD214 so I know who I should patronize.:cheers:
     
  14. lma

    lma Active Member

    Thanx to all past and present military servicemen and women! And a thanx those businesses who are honoring you!

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