Military Discounts and Freebies for Veteran’s Day 2013


There are a lot of great deals out there for active duty and retirees on Veteran’s Day. Check back often. I will be adding more as I find them.

Please be sure to contact the location you are interested in visiting to make sure they are participating.


Starbucks – This Veterans Day—a free tall brewed coffee for veterans, active duty military and their spouses in participating U.S. company-owned stores.

Sports Clips – Many Sport Clips locations will offer free haircuts to active-duty U.S. service members and veterans on Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, 2013, with valid proof of service. For a list of participating stores, click here.

Applebee’s – Applebee’s is offering a free meal to military veterans and active-duty service members on Veteran’s Day, Nov. 11, 2013. There will be 7 entrées to choose from,beverage and gratuity not included. Military ID or proof of service required. Find locations at

BJs Restaurant and Brewhouse, Complimentary lunch entree or a one topping mini pizza for dinner. Offer valid to all active duty military and veterans, with proof of service.

Chili’s –  Chili’s is offering all military veterans past and present their choice of one of 6 meals. This offer is available from 11am – 5pm on November 11, 2013 at participating Chili’s in the U.S. only. Dine-in from limited menu only; beverages and gratuity not included. Veterans and active duty
military simply show proof of military service. Visit their website to find locations.

Famous Dave’s –  Free or discounted meals on Veterans Day. Offer varies by location, please check the Famous Dave’s Veteran’s Day page or call your local restaurant for more information.

Hooters – Hooter’s is serving up a free meal to military veterans all day on Veterans Day. Offer good for all veterans and active duty military personnel. Get 10 Free Wings – Boneless or Regular, drink purchase required. Offer valid at participating Hooters only; open to all active duty and military veterans with valid military ID or proof of military service. For more information, visit,

Krispy Kreme – Free doughnut. Available only at participating Krispy Kreme stores. Offer available to all active-duty, retirees & veterans on November 11th. Be sure to call ahead to verify your local Krispy Kreme is participating.

Little Caesars® Pizza- Little Caesars is honoring the men and women of the United States armed forces this Veterans Day by providing veterans and active military members with a free Crazy Bread® with proof of military status or proof of service at participating stores nationwide. Find a location near you.

Outback Steakhouse – A week of Free Bloomin’ Onions and Cokes Nov. 11. Outback Steakhouse is honoring America’s military veterans by offering active duty military and veterans a free Bloomin’ Onion and a Coca-Cola product during the week leading up to Veteran’s Day.

Sizzler Restaurants–  Buy one get one free, 6 oz. Steak Entree with the purchase of a second one. Valid with proof of military service.

Subway – Free Six Inch Sub, November 11,2013(2013). Select SUBWAY® Restaurants will offer a FREE six inch sub or
flatbread to military veterans on Veteran’s Day. Please call ahead for participation and times.

T.G.I. Friday’s – Buy one get one.Valid for all US Military personnel and veterans. Must wear uniform (if permitted by your service) or present military ID or other proof of service. Only valid at participating locations for anyone with an old or current military ID. More details on

The Olive Garden- Free entrée (2013). Offer good for veterans and active duty military, November 11th during regular business hours.
Chose from a special menu; all entrées inlcude freshly baked garlic sticks and choice of soup or salad.

Uno Chicago Grill- Discount: 19.43% discount on their food and non-alcoholic beverage beverages purchases from11/7 through 11/11. Why 19.43%, do you ask? That is the year UNO invented deep dish pizza. Offer good for all military for veterans and active duty military. ID or proof of service required: Show up in uniform (if your service permits), provide military ID, show a picture of yourself in uniform, or have other ID showing proof of service

Knotts Berry Farm Military Tribute Days – Free Admission. Knott’s Berry Farm has an annual Military Tribute event in which they
offer military members past and present by offering free park admission. This year the Military Tribute Days run from November 1 – 24 November (Thanksgiving Day).Veterans or current serving military personnel plus one guest get in FREE with proper
ID presented at Knott’s turnstile. Veterans will also be able to purchase additional tickets at a discounted rate. Click here for more info. – Free MP3 album download“Veterans Day Honor”

Big Lots – 10% off your entire purchase with valid military ID.

Bed Bath and Beyond- 20% off entire purchaseVet2updateb
Cabela’s- Cabela’s is giving their standard employee discount to all US military veterans, active duty military, Guard/Reserves, law enforcement, fire and EMS personnel on Nov. 10-11. Discount varies from 5% to 20%, depending on the item.

Dollar General- 10% discount on entire purchase on Veteran’s Day. Offer good for all active-duty military, retirees, veterans, Guard/Reserve, & immediate family members. The coupon can be found in the store circular, or by asking an employe. Also good online from Nov 11-13, use Coupon Code VETERANSDAY. More info.

K-Mart- Exclusive Early Veterans Day Sale – Nov. 10th! EXTRA 5-10% off Almost Everything with coupon code VETERANSDAY. Friday & Saturday Specials + EXTRA 5-15% off & FREE Shipping orders of $49 with coupon code HOLIDAY.

Seven-Eleven – Free small Slurpee on Nov. 11 from 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Offer good to all current and former military members. ID or proof of service required.

Sports Authority – 15% off all purchases. All Veterans and Military personnel please stop by your local Sports Authority store to receive 15% OFF YOUR ENTIER PUCHSASE on 11.11.11 ONLY! Please show proper identification or proof of service at check-out to receive this special offer.

JC Penny – 20% off in stores from November 6 – November 11


 California Pizza Kitchen – Free pizza for veterans and active duty military on November 11.b36f6899


Harrah’s Rincon Casino – “to show our appreciation for their service and everything they sacrifice for our country, we’d like to offer a free buffet for all veterans and active military this Monday! (valid ID required)”

Pechenga Resort and Casino – 11, 2013 from !!:00-3:00 and 4:00-11:00 Pechanga Resort and Casino will honor Veterans by offering Veterans and active military to a free meal at the Pechanga Buffet.

Barona Resort and Casino – To honor and pay tribute to all active and veteran service members, Barona Resort & Casino is offering a special Veterans’ Day promotion for its military guests. From Friday, Nov. 11 through Friday, Nov. 18, players who present their military ID at any Club Barona Booth will receive up to $50 in myFREEPLAY and a custom commemorative pin.
On Veterans’ Day, Friday, Nov. 11, the celebration will be complete with a DJ spinning from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and a live band playing from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. And, to further commemorate the occasion, the casino and staff will be decked out in red, white and blue.
To qualify for the Veterans’ Day offer, players must present a valid active or retired military ID or a copy of their DD2-14, a photo ID and their Club Barona Card to a Club Barona staff member.

Many theme parks around Southern California off discounted entry for military all tear around. Click here to read more.