Check out these free Veterans Day promotions that are available for military members in 2019.
Get free meals at popular restaurants as well as other free giveaways from various merchants.
Depending on the specific offer, you’ll have to provide some type of proof that you are an active-duty or retired military member, so review the details closely.
Get these free offers for the military on this Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, 2019, although many events also take place on other days around Veterans Day.
2019 Free Veterans Day Promotions
1. Amazon Prime – Only $79 – Exclusively for veterans and active military, you can get 1 year of Amazon Prime for only $79 ($119 value). New and existing Prime members may apply.
2. Free National Park Entrance – Free entrance on November 11, 2019.
3. BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse – All current and former military can enjoy a free entree up to $14.95 and a free Dr Pepper beverage on Monday, November 11, 2019.
4. Romano’s Macaroni Grill – Romano’s Macaroni Grill will offer a free Mom’s Ricotta Meatballs + Spaghetti entrée this Veteran’s Day (Monday, November 11, 2019) at all U.S. locations (excluding Hawaii, Puerto Rico, airport and international locations). All veterans and active military can enjoy this complimentary meal simply by presenting military ID or proof of service.
5. Dunkin’ Donuts – On Monday, November 11, 2019, anyone who shows a military ID at participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants nationwide will be offered a free donut of your choice with no purchase necessary.
6. Chili’s – Free meal to Veterans and Active Military Personnel on November 11, 2019, at all participating Chili’s Grill & Bar restaurants.
7. McCormick & Schmick’s – McCormick & Schmick’s invites Veterans and Gold Star honorees (parents and spouse) to enjoy a free entrée on Monday, November 11, 2019. Military identification will be required. Entrees must be enjoyed at the restaurant. No to-go orders permitted.
8. Sizzler – On Monday, November 11, 2019, Sizzler will be honoring our military service men and women with a FREE COMPLETE LUNCH. At participating locations until 4:00 PM, Veterans can choose between a 6oz Steak, Malibu Chicken or Jumbo Crispy Shrimp.
9. Applebee’s – On Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, 2019, Applebee’s will serve 1 million meals to neighborhood military heroes. All veterans and active duty military are invited to visit their local Applebee’s on Veterans Day to enjoy a free full-size entrée from a selection of 7 fan favorites.
10. Golden Corral – Any person who has served in the U.S. Military (retirees, veterans, active duty, National Guard or Reserves) can join Golden Corral for Military Appreciation Night on Monday, November 11, 2019, to get a free meal.
11. Boston Market – Boston Market, the Rotisserie Everything Experts, will be celebrating America’s heroes with a special BOGO deal on Individual Meals. Buy any Individual Meal and a drink between November 11 – 12, 2019, and receive a free Individual Meal with the coupon available at BostonMarket.com.
12. Chipotle Mexican Grill – Get a B1G1 Free burrito, bowl, salad, or order of tacos for all U.S. military (Active-duty, Reserves, National Guard, and Retired), military spouses, and veterans on Monday, November 11, 2019.
13. Free Car Wash – Grace For Vets offers free car washes on November 11, 2019.
14. Free Bed & Breakfast Stay – Stay at B&Bs free on and around November 11, 2019. Most of the inns are offering 1 free room night on Sunday, November 10th, so you can enjoy the local Veterans Day celebrations.
15. Max & Erma’s – Free Best Cheeseburger in America on November 11, 2019, for veterans and active military, including a 1/2 lb hand-crushed cheeseburger, endless seasoned fries and a fountain drink, valid at participating locations.
16. Texas Corral – NOT UPDATED YET – Veterans and active duty service members may choose 1 free entreee from their special Veterans Day menu along with an iced tea, lemonade, or coffee on November 11, 2018.
17. Texas Roadhouse – Active, former and retired military can enjoy a free lunch on November 11, 2019, from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
18. California Pizza Kitchen – California Pizza Kitchen will pay tribute to veterans and active duty members of the U.S. military this Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, 2019, by offering them a complimentary entrée from CPK’s special Veterans Day menu at all participating California Pizza Kitchen locations nationwide. Participating guests will also receive a card to redeem for a buy one, get one free offer on pizza, pasta, or salad during a return visit November 12-20 (while supplies last).
19. Friendly’s – Veterans and active military get a free Big-Two-Do Breakfast or an All-American Burger all day long on November 11, 2019.
20. Hooters – All veterans and active-duty military can enjoy a free meal this Veteran’s Day, November 11, 2019. With the purchase of a beverage at more than 300 participating Hooters restaurants nationwide, military veterans who present a military ID or proof of service will receive one free entrée from the Hooters Special Veterans Day Menu, featuring six of Hooters’ most popular entrées, including 10-Piece Traditional Wings, 10-Piece Smoked Wings, 10-Piece Boneless Wings, Hooters Burger, Buffalo Chicken Salad and Buffalo Chicken Sandwich (dine-in only).
21. Denny’s – Free Build Your Own Grand Slam for Veterans and Military Personnel on Monday, November 11, 2019, from 5:00 AM to Noon.
22. Bakers Square – NOT UPDATED YET – Active duty military and veterans can enjoy a FREE breakfast on Sunday, November 11, 2018. Veterans and active duty members can select from 3 Buttermilk Pancakes, 3 slices of French Toast or 1 Belgian Waffle. Just present a valid military ID to your server when ordering.
23. Claim Jumper Restaurants – Past and present military members get a free meal on Monday, November 11, 2019. Not valid with any other promotion or offer. Dine-in only. Entrée free up to $15. Tax and gratuity not included.
24. Country Cookin – All active, reserve, retired, and honorably discharged members of the U.S. military are invited to dine at their local Country Cookin on Veteran’s Day, November 11th. Simply show valid military ID (such as a Veteran’s Administration benefits card) and fill out the service card to receive a free salad bar or $5 off any entree.
25. Green Mill Restaurant and Bar – Free meal for lunch or dinner on November 11, 2019.
26. Hurricane Grill & Wings – All veterans and active duty military receive a complimentary entree on November 11, 2019.
27. LaMar’s Donuts – Free donut and 12 oz. coffee for all veterans and active military personnel on November 11, 2019.
28. Mission BBQ – Free sandwich and cake on Monday, November 11, 2019. At all Locations, from 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM, receive free sandwiches and cake for all Veterans and active duty military personnel. Live performance of Our National Anthem at 12 Noon.
29. Red Lobster – In honor of Veterans Day, Red Lobster is offering a free appetizer or dessert to veterans, active duty military and reservists with a valid military ID on Monday, November 11, 2019. The offer is available in-restaurant or on To Go orders picked up in-restaurant. Guests only need to show a valid military ID or proof of service to redeem this offer.
30. Ruby Tuesday – All veterans, active duty and reserve military service members with valid military ID can enjoy free Burger or Sandwich of your choice served with fries or tots on Veteran’s Day (November 11, 2019). Offer is valid at all Ruby Tuesday locations, excluding those in Guam, Hawaii, Manhattan, airports or outside of the United States.
31. Shoney’s – Free all-you-care-to-eat freshly prepared breakfast bar from Open to 11:00 AM on Monday, November 11, 2019.
32. Spaghetti Warehouse – B1G1 Free entree beginning on Saturday, November 9th that is good through Monday, November 11, 2019.
33. TravelCenters of America – Veterans and Active Military eat free meal on Monday, November 11, 2019, at select Iron Skillet or Country Pride restaurant locations.
34. Cracker Barrel Old Country Store – A choice of complimentary Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake dessert or Pumpkin Pie Latte will be available for all our nation’s military heroes on November 11, 2019.
35. Great Clips – Free haircut for all active, inactive, retired, and reserve members of the military. Must visit Great Clips on November 11, 2019, but can be redeemed by December 31, 2019.
36. Knott’s Berry Farm – Free admission for all U.S. veterans, retired, and active military personnel and 1 guest from November 3-21 and December 2-19, 2019.
37. Sport Clips – Free haircuts to active duty service members and veterans on November 11, 2019, at participating locations.
38. Waves of Honor – Free theme park tickets for military members.
39. Six Flags Discovery Kingdom – Free entrance with Military Appreciation Celebration from November 9th to November 11, 2019, in San Francisco / Sacramento, California.
40. Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse – This weekend, November 8-11, military veterans enjoy 50% off their meal, plus an additional 10% off for up to 3 guests.
41. Superdawg Drive-In – Veteran and Active-Duty Military Personnel can get a FREE Supermeal on Veterans’ Day. Just identify yourself to a cashier or carhop at either Superdawg location in Illinois on Monday, November 11, 2019, for a free Supersandwich and Large Soft Drink.
42. IHOP – Free Red, White and Blueberry Pancakes to Veterans and Active Duty Military on Monday, November 11, 2019, from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM. Participation varies. Dine-in only. 1 per veteran/active duty with proof of service.
43. Starbucks – Starbucks is offering all veterans, active duty service members, and military spouses a free tall brewed coffee on November 11, 2019, at participating stores.
44. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts – NOT UPDATED YET – Krispy Kreme will celebrate Veteran’s Day on Sunday, November 11, 2018, by offering a Free Doughnut (any variety) and a Small Coffee to all Veterans and Active Duty Military at participating Krispy Kreme locations. No purchase necessary. A free doughnut and small coffee will be given to anyone who identifies themselves as a veteran or active duty military personnel with no ID required.
45. Famous Dave’s – Get a free Two Meat Lunch Combo (2 Meats + 1 Side + Corn Bread Muffin) on Monday, November 11, 2019, all day long for dine-in only.
46. The Greene Turtle – Free entree for up to $14 in value on November 11, 2019.
47. Planet Fitness – Planet Fitness is inviting all veterans and active military personal to work out for free at Planet Fitness’ more than 1,800 clubs throughout the United States from November 8 – 15, 2019 (with proof of military service and photo ID). In addition to full access to club services such as free small group fitness training anytime taught by PE@PF certified trainers, veterans and active military personnel alike are invited to bring a workout buddy with them at no additional charge and relax after they work out with free HydroMassage and chair massages.
48. Purple – Purple honors service members and families by offering 10% off for active duty, veteran, retired and reservist military as well as military spouses and registered dependents. Military members simply need to verify their eligibility to receive the discount.
49. Bartaco – Bartaco will honor all active duty and retired military members with 20% off their bill from November 9 – 11, 2019.
Please feel free to post additional free Veterans Day offers in the below comments, and I’ll update this list accordingly.
Thank you for your service.