Long List of Veteran's Day Deals and Freebies

Here is a really long list of deals and freebies available this week to celebrate our veterans! Remember, you should always call your local store to make sure they are participating.

If you know of any other deals going on locally or nationwide please leave a comment and share!

On November 11th, 7-Eleven, Inc. is saluting active, veteran and retired U.S. military personnel and their immediate families with Free, small Slurpee drinks between 11AM and 7PM. Must present proof of current or former U.S. military service for free drink.

Come into any Applebee’s restaurant on November 11th and show proof of service and get a Free Signature Entree for Veterans and Active Duty Military. Entrees include Three-Cheese Chicken Penne, 7 oz. House Sirloin, Chicken Tenders Platter, Fiesta Lime Chicken, Bacon Cheddar Cheeseburger, Oriental Chicken Salad, and Double Crunch Shrimp. Beverages and gratuity no included. Proof of service is required. Participating locations only.You can see more information and find an Applebee’s near you here.

Bed & Breakfast Promotion:
Veterans and active duty military can get a Free night’s stay at select bed & breakfasts on November 11th.

Brides Across America:
Nationwide Military 2011 Wedding Gown Giveaway Event from November 9th-20th (varies depending on location). If you are military bride, you can get a free bridal gown in select areas if you meet these criteria. Each store will be preparing a select number of gown to give away. Most of the gowns are samples and overstocks and are worth approximately $500 to $3000. Dresses range in sizes from 4-22 and will be given away on a first-come, first serve basis as long as you qualify. You can read all the details here.

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 November 11th-15th on any one transaction at Build-A-Bear Workshop.

Receive employee discount to all Veterans, active-duty military and reserves, law enforcement, fire and EMS personnel November 11th and 12th. Discounts vary from 5% to 50%, depending on the item. Contact your local Cabella’s store for more details.

Car Wash Promotion:
Find participating locations of where Veteran’s can get a Free Car Wash on November 11th.

On Friday, November 11th, Chili’s is offering all military veterans past and present their choice of one of 6 Free meals. This offer is available during business hours on November 11, 2011 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. Find a Chili’s near you.

Dollar General:
On November 11th, all veterans, active duty military, National Guard and Reserve, and their immediate families will receive a 10 percent discount at Dollar General. The coupon may be found in store circular ads or by asking a sales associate.

Famous Dave’s:
On November 11th, in honor of Veterans Day, Famous Dave’s would like to thank all former and current military personnel for their dedication and commitment to our country. Please see the list here for offers and deals by location. (For Knoxville the deal is-Free Two Meat Salute – choose two different meats served with corn bread muffin, corn-on-the-cob and your choice of one side

Fashion Bug:
Get 20% off all plus-size and misses clothing purchases with a copy of military ID or spouse’s military ID. Contact your local store for more details.

Foot Locker:
Veterans, Service members (Active, Guard, and Reserve), and their immediate families with a Foot Locker Veterans Advantage Card receive a 20% discount every day of the year. That offer is good both online and at any store location, including Foot Locker, Lady Foot Locker, Kids Foot Locker, Footaction and Champs Sports, even on sale items.

Golden Corral:
The 10th annual Golden Corral Military Appreciation dinner will be held on Monday, November 14th, 2011 from 5PM to 9PM in all Golden Corral Restaurants nationwide. The free “thank you” dinner is available to any person who has ever served in the United States Military. If you are a veteran, retired, currently serving, in the National Guard or Reserves, you are invited to participate in Golden Corral’s Military Appreciation Monday dinner. See details for free Golden Corral here.


Home Depot:
Receive a 10% discount to all Veterans during Veterans Day, Memorial Day and Independence Day.

Hooter’s is serving up a free meal to military veterans all day on Veterans Day, November 11th. Offer good for all veterans and active duty military personnel. Choose one of the new specialty items on the Hooter’s menu. Offer valid at participating Hooters only; open to all active duty and military veterans with valid military ID or proof of military service. Drink purchase required.

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

All veterans receive the 10% discount on Veteran’s Day, Memorial Day and the Fourth of July. The offer is available in stores only and is limited to in-stock and special-order purchases of up to $5,000.

National Parks:
To honor America’s service men and women, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced that areas managed by the National Park Service would not charge entrance fees for Veteran’s Day weekend November 11th-13th, 2011. Over 100 national Parks will be participating in this event.

Olive Garden:
On Friday, November 11th, all veterans and active duty military are invited to enjoy a Free entree during regular business hours. ID required. Go here to see Olive Garden menu options and for more details.

Outback Steakhouse:
Outback is honoring our Veterans and Active Military with a Free Bloomin’ Onion and a Coca-Cola from November 7th-November 11th in celebration of Veterans Day. The Free Bloomin’ Onion® and Coca-Cola® promotion is open to Military Personnel who have one of the following forms of identification on November 7-11, 2011: U.S. Uniform Services Identification Card, U.S. Uniform Services Retired Identification Card, Current Leave and Earnings Statement (LES), Veterans Organization Card (i.e., American Legion and VFW), DD214 Certificate, Veteran Identification Card (VIC), Photograph in Uniform or Wearing Uniform.

Sam’s Club:
Sam’s Club® locations nationwide will distribute 36,000 Hugo® canes Free of charge on November 9th, 10th, and 11th, 2011 to U.S. military veterans in need of mobility assistance. Limited quantities available, while supplies last. Sam’s Club® Membership is not required, but proof of military service may be required. Go here for more information.

Bring a veteran or active duty military to Shoney’s on Friday, November 11th from 6AM to 2PM receive a Free Buffet with the purchase of a regularly-priced buffet! Go here to find a Shoney’s restaurant near you.

Sport Clips:
Get a Free haircut to active-duty military & veterans. Offer only available at select locations. Contact your local store to verify local participation in this promotion.

Select Subway locations will offer a Free six inch sub to military veterans on Veteran’s Day, November 11th. Call your local store to verify participation in this promotion.

Texas Roadhouse:
Veterans can get a free meal on Friday, November 11th. Offer varies by location. Call ahead to your local restaurant for more information.

T.G.I. Friday’s:
Buy one get one free meal from November 11th through November 14th at participating locations for anyone with an old or current military ID. Contact your local store for more details.

Thanks, Hip2Save


  1. Melina Barnes says:

    Frank’s Barbershop here in Knoxville, TN is offering free services in honor of Veterans Day today Wednesday Nov. 9.

  2. The Rush fitness in Knoxville center mall is offering a special discount through the weekend

  3. Beau Patton says:

    As a Vietnam combat vetran I appreciate the businesses who are providing these free meals.
    It is a very nice gesture. I will remember this when I am deciding where to dine during the rest of the year.
    Thanks to the rest of the Vetrans who are the real heros, willing to die for this country.


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