Veterans Day is celebrated with sweet deals and free meals!
Veterans Day in 2023 will be celebrated on Saturday, 11th November. Many stores and restaurants are planning to give away free meals, discounts, freebies and deals, as well as other freebies and offers, for veterans, active duty military members and their spouses.
In many cases, you will need to provide proof of service in order to receive these discounts. It is best to call ahead and confirm the participation of your local retailers and restaurants (and their ID requirements).
Here’s a look at all the best Veterans Day Free Meals, Deals, & Freebies that are available so far. We expect to announce new deals right up until Veterans Day.
10% OFF in-store and online at Academy Sports
Academy Sports is offering 10% off all in-store and on-line purchases for military personnel and first responders starting October 22, 2023.
Get a free entrée and $5 towards your next meal at Applebee’s.
On Veterans Day 2023, U.S. veterans and active-duty military get a FREE full-size entrée at participating Applebee’s restaurants (valid for dine-in only). You must provide proof of military service. View the menu of this special event.
Additionally, on November 11th, Applebee’s will honor these special guests with a $5 Bounce Back Card to redeem for dine-in, To Go, or delivery within a three-week redemption window.
Get 25% off Korean BBQ at bb.q.
Veterans and active service members of the US military with valid ID will receive 25% off on Saturday, 11 November. This offer is only valid at participating bb.q. Chicken stores.
Veterans and active-duty military personnel can enjoy a complimentary Chocolate Chunk Pizookie with a minimum dine-in purchase of $11.95 at BJ’s. A valid military ID is required.
Bob Evans is offering a FREE meal.
Veterans and active-duty military personnel get a FREE meal from Bob Evans’ Veterans Day Menu on November 11, 2023.
Veterans receive free entrees to all Bombshells locations throughout Texas
All Bombshells Restaurant & Bar locations in Texas will provide free entrees for veterans on Saturday, November 11. All other items are 20% off (excluding alcohol). Veterans Day is also a great opportunity for families to save 20% on entrees as well as other items.
Get a FREE Chick Special & a drink from Chicken Salad Chick.
Veterans and active military members will receive a Chick Special with a regular-size beverage at Chicken Salad Chick on Saturday, 11th November! To redeem this offer, simply stop by in uniform with your military identification/DD214 (inside the restaurant only).
Enjoy a FREE meal at Chili’s.
Chili’s is offering veterans and active military members a FREE meal on November 11, 2023. Service members can select a free entrée from the following choices: Chicken Crispers, Chili or Soup & Salad, Chicken Bacon Ranch Quesadillas, or Oldtimer with Cheese.
Circle K offers FREE coffee via the app.
Circle K is offering free coffee on November 11 to active military and veterans through its Circle K App.
Dollar General will offer a 20% off on all qualifying in-store orders for active military and veterans. Please note that this offer is not valid on DG GO. or for DG Pickup.
Score an Original Double with Cheese combo meal card at Freddy’s
On November 11, all Veterans and current military personnel will receive a complimentary Freddy’s Original Double with Cheese combo meal card. Redeemable until November 30, 2023. No purchase required.
Golden Corral offers FREE meals to veterans
Golden Corral’s Military Appreciation Night will be held on Monday, November 13, 2023. Any person who has served in the U.S. Military will receive a free “thank you” dinner when they dine in from 5 PM to close. The offer was open to all U.S. Military veterans, retired military personnel and active duty military personnel.
Goodyear offers 10% off tires and free car care.
Goodyear will offer 10% off all tires and service to military, veterans, first responders, and other individuals who can show a valid identification from November 10th until November 14th.
Goodyear offers Free Car Care for Vets which includes the following services.
- Tire Tread & Pressure Check
- Alignment Check
- Check Brake Fluid and Brakes
- Fluid Check
Starting November 10, visit GoodyearAutoService.com or JustTires.com to learn more about the Free Car Care Checks for Vets promotion and to book an appointment.
Veterans receive FREE haircuts at Great Clips
Veterans and active military personnel can receive a free hair cut at any Great Clips U.S. salon on November 11, 2020.
Customers who are not military but get a Great Clips haircut on Veterans Day can also pay it forward. The card will be given to them to give to a veteran or active service member they know. Cards can be redeemed from November 12 to December 1, 2023 for a haircut.
Hooters offers free meals to veterans with the purchase a beverage.
On Veterans Day, 2023, vets or active-duty military who present proof of service or a military ID, with the purchase of a beverage, may order a free dinner entree from the Hooters’ Veterans Day Menu. The offer is only available for dine-in at participating Hooters.
The Veterans Day Menu includes five of Hooters’ select entrees:
- 10 Pieces Boneless Wings
- Hooters Burger
- Grilled Chicken Sandwich
- Buffalo Chicken Sandwich
- Buffalo Chicken Salad
On Veterans Day 2023, present your military ID or other proof of military service and receive up to $25 off a regular-priced entrée with the purchase of another full-priced entrée at Kobé Ichiban.
Get a free coffee and doughnut at Krispy Kreme.
On Saturday, November 11, Veterans and active military personnel can get a FREE doughnut of their choice and a FREE small coffee (hot or iced) – no purchase necessary! This offer is only available in the drive-thru and shop. To claim this offer, simply show your valid ID.
Little Caesars offers veterans, active or honorably-discharged military members, a free lunch on November 11. This offer is only available in-store between 11:00 am to 2:00 pm local. To redeem this offer, guests must present a valid military identification or proof of service.
Select National Parks are FREE to enter You can also find out more about the people who work at
On November 11, 2023, in honor of Veterans Day 2020, more than 400 National Parks will offer a FREE Entrance Day. This offer is valid until You can also find out more about the people who work atNot just for military families. Here is a list of parks that are participating.
Veterans, active military personnel (retired and current), reservists and their dependents are eligible for 25% off all regular and sale price purchases made in Office Depot Stores from Saturday 11th to Monday 13th.
To receive this discount, you must show your valid military ID or dependent ID.
MyRewards Plus is offering a free credit of up to 12 dollars for meals in honor of Veterans Day. The offer is valid from November 10-12 and can be redeemed for food and drinks at participating Pilot, Flying J and One9 Fuel Network travel centres.
The Veterans Day $12 meal credit is a rolling account, so any balance remaining can be used the next time you visit us over Veterans Day Weekend! 🙌
A FREE Red’s Tavern Burger with Steak Fries at Red Robin
Veterans and active military who are Red Robin Royalty members can get a FREE Red’s Tavern Burger with Bottomless Steak Fries on November 11, 2023 (dine-in only).
Samsung Products up to 40% Off
Veterans can get up to 40% off Samsung Products through Veterans Advantage. To access this discount, veterans have to be enrolled in Veterans Advantage’s VetBenefits program.
ScrubaDub is offering a FREE Car Wash.
On November 11, ScrubaDub Auto Wash Centers is offering free express car washes for veterans and active military personnel in celebration of Veterans Day.
Six Flags is offering FREE admission, parking and more.
On November 11th, all veterans and retired & active personnel will receive free admission to select Six Flags locations! Friends & family members of veterans also receive discounted park admission for just $19.99. Valid Military ID required.
Smoothie King is offering a 20-oz. smoothie for free to veterans and active duty military personnel. On Saturday, 11th November, you can enjoy a red, white or blue smoothie.
Choose from three smoothies including the red Cherry X-Treme and the white Slim-N-Trim Vanilla or the blue Blueberry Heaven.
Target is offering 10% off any two separate purchases.
Target will offer veterans, active military personnel, and families 10% off at Target stores from October 29th until November 11th. Verify your eligibility to claim this offer. You can then use the discount. Two-fold You can buy online or in store!
Tractor Supply Co. offers a 15% off in-store discount for active and former military and their dependents, on Saturday 11th November 2023. This promotion is open to all service members, veterans and their dependents who have a valid military identification or proof of service.
True REST Float spa is offering a FREE session of flotation therapy.
The eleventh day (and 11th November) is a national holiday in the United States. Everybody is welcome to join us. month!True REST Float spas will offer free float sessions to US Military personnel and veterans. It has been scientifically proven that float therapy can safely and holistically treat and manage symptoms of chronic pain and anxiety.
Veterans who are interested in floatation therapy were encouraged to contact their local True REST Float Spa and reserve their complimentary appointment.
White Castle is celebrating Veterans Day with a Combo Meal and Breakfast Combo Meal for all veterans, active duty military personnel who dine on 11 November 2023. To claim this offer, no purchase is required. A military ID will also be requested.
Veterans and active military personnel are eligible to receive a FREE appetiser on Veterans Day 2023 if they present a valid military identification. The offer is valid only for dine-in clients and requires no purchase.
All veterans and active military members of the United States will receive a FREE Premier Car Wash on Saturday, 11th November. Veterans can enter the wash code at any ZIPS location participating in this promotion. 1123 This offer is valid at more than 280 locations in Canada.
In many cases, you will need to show proof of service in order to receive these discounts. Call ahead to confirm that participating restaurants and retailers will accept your ID.
Thank you to the Military personnel who have served in the past, and those who serve today and protect our freedom. ♥
Thank a veteran with these FREE “Thank You For Your Service” printable cards!