There never seems to be enough ways to thank the men and women who serve our country, but today we salute them and businesses across America are offering discounts or free things to show their appreciation.
MilitaryBenefits.info has a great list of freebies and discounts.
Here are a few:
Starbucks: Vets, military spouses, and active-duty service members get a free tall cup of brewed coffee at every company-operated and licensed location in the US. Additionally, the company will donate a quarter from every cup of brewed coffee sold across the country to support the mental health and well-being of veterans through Team Red, White and Blue and Team Rubicon.
Applebee’s: Veterans and active-duty military receive a free meal from a limited menu at participating Applebee’s on November 11. Dine-in only.
Chili’s Grill & Bar: All Veterans and active duty military personnel can get a free meal
Dunkin' : Veterans and active-duty personnel can get a free donut. No purchase required whatsoever. Through Dunkin's partnership with A Million Thanks, service members will also get a card of thanks on Veterans Day.
Buffalo Wild Wings: Veterans and active-duty personnel get a free small order of boneless wings and fries when they dine-in on Veterans Day.
Red Robin: "All Military Personnel" can get a free Red's Tavern Double Burger with bottomless Steak Fries at participating locations.
Californina Pizza Kitchen: Veterans and active military personnel can get a free meal. If you stop in, you'll also get a card for a buy-one-get-one-free pizza, pasta, or salad during a return visit from November 12-20.
IHOP: All Active duty and retired Veterans are invited to enjoy a “free” breakfast.
Golden Corral: Veterans get a free beverage and buffet. November 11, 5-9pm
Chicken Salad Chick: Veterans and active military can get a free Chick Special and regular drink
Subway: Military Veterans with a valid ID are being offered a free six-inch sub on November 11 at select locations.
Bonefish Grill: Veterans and active military personnel can get a free appetizer with the purchase of an appetizer
On the Border: With a valid military ID, On the Border will set you up with a free combo meal.
Twin Peaks: Veterans and active military personnel can chose from a select menu of items that will be offered for free
Yard House:Veterans and active military personnel can get a complimentary appetizer
Other great deals for Active Duty and retired Veterans:
Home Depot: Veterans are being offered a 10% military discount on in-store purchases on select items.
Dollar General: Veterans and families receive an 11 % discount on qualifying items in store and online
Kohl’s: Kohl’s is offering double its military discount for Veterans Day, increasing it from 15% to 30%.
Great Clips: Veterans and current military members can visit a U.S. Great Clips salon on November 11 to get either a free haircut that day or the free haircut card to use at a later date
Walgreens: 20% off for military, Veterans and their families. Walgreens also provides free flu shots for VA-enrolled Veterans
National parks across the country are waiving entrance fees Monday for Veterans Day.