In honor of Veteran’s Day next Wednesday, Nov. 11, I’m going to highlight the best deals and freebies available on that day. The holiday is particularly ripe for bargains so if you are a veteran, take advantage!
At Applebee’s, veteran’s can choose one of six dishes and eat free on Nov. 11. The dishes include a 7-ounce steak, bacon burger, chicken tenders platter, oriental chicken salad, fiesta lime chicken, or three-cheese penne. One of the following proof of ID are required, including 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), photograph of you in uniform, wear your uniform, DD214, or a citation or commendation.
In Chicago, Uno Chicago Grill offers veterans a free personal pizza or entree when you purchase an entree or pizza of equal or greater value.
In northern Virginia, Masala Wok is offereing a free entree on Nov 11th to veterans.
In the midwest, Hy-Vee supermarkets with in-dining services will offer veterans a free breakfast on Nov. 11, 2009. Choose from scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, hashbrown casserole, biscuits and gravy and more served with a free small beverage.
In Fairfax, VA, the NRA is sponsoring a free shoot and meal for a limited number of veterans on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009 from 6-9 p.m.
In Birmingham, AL Bargain Mom has a list of freebies museums and other deals for veterans.
The Freebie Queen found these freebies:
In Buena Park, CA, veterans and active duty military personnel get into Knott’s Berry Farm free Nov 1-26, 2009
Free Knott’s Berry Farm admission for veterans, active duty military 11/01-11/26/09
In Williamsburg, VA: Colonial Williamsburg offers free admission for veterans, active military Nov. 6-11, 2009
Free Colonial Williamsburg admission for veterans, active military 11/06-11/11/09
At Sam’s Clubs, disabled vets can get a free Hugo folding cane on Nov. 11, 2009
Free Hugo folding cane for military veterans @ Sam’s Clubs 11/11/09
In Fall River, MA: Get free Battleship Cove admission for veterans, active duty, reservists on Nov. 11, 2009
Free Battleship Cove admission for veterans, active duty, reservists on 11/11/2009
In Ashland, NB: The Strategic Air & Space Museum is free admission for veterans on Nov. 14, 2009
Strategic Air & Space Museum free admission for veterans on 11/14/2009
Slickdeals.net also found these veteran’s deals:
In Chesapeake, VA, Natural Elements Spa & Salon will provide FREE services to Military Veterans on Wednesday Novemeber 11th, 2009 for both active duty and retired military from 10 AM – 3 PM. Veterans interested in FREE services of Elemential Facial, Body Bliss Massage, and Hydrofying Hair must call Natural Elements Spa & Salon for their appointment. (757) 436-1141.
In Greenbay, WI, veterans and their families get into the zoo free on Nov. 11, 1009. For info call (920) 434-7841.
In Scottsdale, AZ veterans can get a one-hour massages in its Student Clinic from Nov. 16 – 21.
Michigan veterans can get free plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Center for Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery, 2680 Leonard NE, Suite 4, Grand Rapids. This is for any Michigan vet injured while on active duty. The injury must be the type that is treatable with cosmetic or reconstructive surgery. The offer is good only throughout the month of November for scheduling appointments. The actual surgeries will take place sometime after the first of the year, most likely in January.