veteransdayMeagan is our Military Traveling Mom. You can also find her blogging at Mommy Travels. She has a passion for family travel, including maximizing military travel options. For more of Meagan’s adventures find her on facebook Mommy Travels, or follow her on twitter is offering a “Veterans Day Honor” MP3 album download.  This album is available to download on Veteran’s day and includes 12 songs as performed by the military bands and ensembles of the U.S. Armed Forces.

Anheuser-Busch Parks offers Active Duty Service Members free admission for them and 3 dependents to any of their parks once a year.  Here’s to the Heroes program is only available to active duty, activated or drilling reservist, or National Guardsman.

Eligible parks include: Adventure Island, Busch Gardens (Tampa Bay or Williamsburg), SeaWorld (Orlando, San Diego, or San Antonio), Sesame Place, and Water Country USA.

Applebee’s is offering a free meal to military veterans and active-duty service members on Veteran’s Day, Friday, Nov. 11, 2011.   There will be 7 entrées to choose from. Military ID or proof of service required.

B&Bs for Vets has over 485 participating Bed and Breakfasts and Inns across the US and Canada offering veterans a free night’s stay on November 10th. This offer is available to both active duty military members and veterans with ID, but space is limited. Each Inn and B&B has at least one room available for this promotion. Reservations must be made directly through the participating Inns and B&Bs. 

Carnival Cruise Lines is offering special rates to active duty and retired military all month long in November.  In addition to special rates you can book two additional rooms at these rates allowing you to extend them to your family and friends.

Chili’s is offering all military veterans their choice of one of 6 meals. This offer is available 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 must show proof of military service. 
Colonial Williamsburg if offering free weekend-long admission tickets to active-duty military, reservists, retirees, veterans, and their immediate dependents from Friday, Nov. 11 – Sunday, Nov. 13th.  The complimentary ticket incudes admission to Colonial Williamsburg exhibition sites, art museums, and most daytime programs, as well as free parking and use of the shuttle bus system. Tickets are only available at on-site ticket sales locations. Tickets are also available to families of deployed service members. 

Golden Corral’s 10th annual Golden Corral Military Appreciation dinner will be held on Monday, November 14, 2011 from 5 pm to 9 pm in all Golden Corral Restaurants nationwide.  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

Home Depot is once again offering 10% of for vets on November 11th.  The offer 10% off year round to active duty.

Hooters is serving up a free meal to military veterans on November 11th.  This offer is good for all veterans and active duty military personnel at participating Hooters.  You must have valid military ID or proof of military service.  A drink purchase is required.

Hugo Canes is offering free canes for Veterans at Sam’s Club locations nationwide on November 9th – 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.

Knotts Berry Farm Military Tribute Days
 has an annual Military Tribute event in which they offer military members free park admission.  This year the Military Tribute Days run from November 1 – 24 November (Thanksgiving Day). Veterans or current serving military personnel plus one guest get in free with proper ID.

Krispy Kreme is giving out free donuts at participating Krispy Kreme stores.  This offer is available to all active-duty, retirees & veterans on Friday November 11th.  Call ahead to verify your local Krispy Kreme is participating.

Lowes is offering 10% off for veterens on November 11th.  They offer 10% all year long for active duty.

McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurants is offering a free lunch or dinner on Sunday Nov 13, 2011 to celebrate their 13th annual Veteran’s Appreciation Event.  Veterans will be able to choose a complimentary lunch or dinner entrée.  Veterans must provide proof of military service. Be sure to contact your local McCormick & Schmick’s, this is valid at participating restaurants only.  Space is limited and reservations are highly recommended. (This is where we will be.  We went a few years ago and it was delicious!) 

National Parks are offering free entrance over Veteran’s Day weekend, November 11-13th, to honor America’s service men and women.  Over 100 parks are participating. 

Netflix is offering a free one month subscription for active duty members.

Outback Steakhouse  is honoring America’s military veterans by offering active duty military and veterans a free Bloomin’ Onion and a Coca-Cola product during the week leading up to Veteran’s Day, November 7th-11th.  This offer is available for those with the following forms of identification: U.S Uniform Services Identification Card, U.S Uniform Services Retired Identification Card, Current Leave and Earnings Statement (LES), DD form 214 Veterans Organization Card (i.e., American Legion and VFW), Photograph in Uniform, Wearing Uniform.

San Jacinto Monument and Museum in La Porte, TX is offering free admission for veterans and their families  November 7-13.  This includes admission to the theatre, Observation Floor, and on November 12-13 the special exhibit to all veterans and their families.

Sports Clips is offering free haircuts to active duty military and veterans at participating locations.

Subway is offering a free 6 inch sub at select Subway locations for military veterans on Veteran’s Day.  This offer may not be available everywhere. 

Texas Roadhouse is offering a free meal on November 11.  Offer varies by location, call ahead to your local restaurant for more information. 

T.G.I. Friday’s is offering buy one get one free Nov 11-14, at participating locations for anyone with an old or current military ID.

Tim Horton’s is offering a free donut to all veterans.

Uno Chicago Grill is offering a free entree or individual pizza with a purchase of an entree or pizza of equal or greater value on November 11th.  This offer is good for all military for veterans and active duty military.  ID or proof of service is required.

Meagan is our Military Traveling Mom. You can also find her blogging at Mommy Travels. She has a passion for family travel, including maximizing military travel options. For more of Meagan’s adventures find her on facebook Mommy Travels, or follow her on twitter @MommyTravels