Thank you for your service. Many national chains with locations in NYC and the Tri-State area are offering Veterans Day freebies and deals to current US military and retired veterans. Be sure to have your military ID, or show up in uniform to get these deals:
More than 100 restaurant chains, including IHOP, Hooters, TGIFridays, Applebee’s, World of Beer and Boston Market are offering free appetizers, entrees or desserts, and discounts to guests dining with the service member.
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Unless otherwise noted, these freebies and deals are today only, Veterans Day 2016.
These are non-food offers:
Home Depot – This year, Home Depot is honoring Veterans Day with two specials:
- free Build a Veteran’s Day Jet workshop for kids ages 5 -12. The event runs from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., and includes a craft, certificate of achievement, workshop apron, and commemorative pin while supplies last.
- 10% discount on purchases.
Lowe’s – Veterans and their family receive 10% off purchases.
Meineke – free basic oil change with proof of service.
Rack Room Shoes – Shoppers with valid military I.D. can take 10% off purchases.
The National Park Service – All visitors receive free admission to National Parks.
Also worth noting is this vacation getaway deal for military personnel:
Westgate Resorts – On Veterans Day, guests can get 25% off their rooms. In addition, military personnel and their families can apply for a free vacation package. The first 1,000 applicants will receive a complimentary three-day, two-night vacation for up to four people at Westgate Town Center Resort from May 5-7, 2017.