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Nice things for Veteran Day

Restaurant Freebies

Applebee’s Restaurant – Free dinners to veterans throughout Veterans Day
November 11th; selections will be from a new Veterans Day menu.

Outback Steakhouse – Free Blooming Onion and beverage.

Golden Corral- Free buffet dinner from 5-9 p.m. on Nov. 15 to anyone who
has ever served in the U.S. military Staff.

In celebration of Veterans Day 11 Nov 2010, Subway is showing its thanks
with free six inch subs to all Veterans or Active Duty members.

Krispy Kreme – One free doughnut of any variety.

UNO Chicago Grill- Free entree or individual pizza with an entree or
pizza purchase of equal or greater value.

Retail Freebies

Brides Across America – Provides free wedding gowns to qualified
military brides.

Lowe’s & Home Depot – Extra 10% off to active-duty military members,
National Guard and reserve members, retirees, honorably discharged
veterans and immediate family members.

Sam’s Club – Over 25,000 Hugo canes will be given away to U.S. veterans
in need of mobility assistance. Membership is not required, but supplies
are limited, so check with your local store. <> – Free “Veterans Day Honor” MP3 album
download. The album includes 12 songs by The Bands and Ensembles of the
U.S. Armed Forces.

Cabela’s Outdoor Store – Offers their employee discount to all veterans,
active-duty military and reserves, law enforcement, fire and EMS
personnel Nov. 11-12. Discounts vary from 5% to 50%, depending on the item.

Build-a-Bear Workshop – 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 Nov. 11-15 on any one
transaction at Build-A-Bear Workshop.

Dollar General – 10% discount for all veterans, active-duty military,
National Guard and reserve and their immediate families.

Fashion Bug – 20% off all plus-size and misses clothing purchases with a
copy of military ID or spouse’s military ID.

Entertainment Freebies

National parks, forests and monuments – Admission is free to everyone on
Veterans Day.

Anytime Offers:

MILITARY DISCOUNTS UPDATE 02: All these businesses offer military
discounts; all you have to do is ask:
· Arby’s · A&W · Back Yard Burgers · Burger King · Captain D’s ·
Chick-Fil-A · Cotton Patch

· Denny’s · Dunkin’ Donuts · Farmers Boy · IHOP (20 percent discount
with military identification)

· Java Café · KFC · Long John Silver · Pancho’s Mexican Buffet · Pizza
Hut · Quizno’s · Sizzler

· Sonic · Taco Bell · Whataburger

· AT&T · California Cryobank · Geico · Jiffy Lube · Meineke · Sears
Portrait Studio

Travel and Leisure
· Blockbuster · Movie theaters · Ripley’s attractions and museums ·
Professional Sports teams

· Apple Computers · AutoZone · Barnhill’s · Bass Pro Shop · Bath and
Body Works

· Big 10 Tires · The Buckle · Champs Sports · Copeland’s Sports · Dell

· The Discovery Channel Store · Dress Barn · The Finish Line · Foot
Action · Footlocker

· Gadzooks · GNC · Goody’s · Great Party· Happy Harry’s ·Home Depot ·
Hot Topic

· Jockey · Lerner ·Lowe’s · Michael’s · NAPA Auto Parts · New York &
Company · Pac Sun

· Payless Shoes · Play It Again Sports · Pure Beauty · Sally Beauty
Supply · Spencer’s Gifts

· Suncoast · Timberland Outlets · Wilson’s Leather

Cell Phone Service Discount – All Federal employees are able to get a
15% discount on their personal cell phones by calling their carrierand
mentioning the “Federal Telecommunications Act of 1996 – Discount to
Federal Employees Past and Present.” You will need to know the military
member’s supervisor’s name, phone number, and full address, so that
his/her military status can be verified. Use the following contact numbers:

  • Cingular – 800-319-6393
  • Sprint – 877-812-1223
  • T-Mobile – 866-646-4688
  • Nextel – 800-639-6111
  • Verizon – 800-865-1825
[Source: VA Frederick Service Office Maryland VSO msg. 26 Apr 2010 ++]