Following are some Veterans Day
specials for 2009. In addition to this list many companies, restaurants, and recreational sites offer military discounts
which are not well advertised. When making purchases it is always a good idea to first ask if a military discount is
available for your veteran status. Acceptable ID includes military ID, VA card, VFW card, American Legion card, discharge
papers, DD214, or other veteran's ID.
NOV 6-11: Lowes is offering all active, reserve,
honorably discharged retired military personnel and their immediate family members a 10% discount on in-store U.S. purchases
made during the Veterans Day holiday Nov. 6-11. The discount is available on in-stock and special order purchases up to $5,000.
NOV 7-15: World of Coca Cola is offering
military personnel complimentary admission and discounts of 50% for up to four friends or family members.
7-15: Georgia Aquarium is offering military personnel general admission
tickets for $20 and a 10% discount in the Aquarium gift shops.
NOV 8: McCormick
& Schmick's Seafood Restaurants is honoring veterans on Sunday, 8 NOV
with a complimentary entree from a special menu with proper identification when you visit the restaurant.
NOV 11: Applebee’s - On Wednesday, 11 NOV veterans and military personnel can choose from five dinner entrees which will be provided
at no charge at participating stores during business hours at participating Applebee’s.
NOV 11: SAMS CLUB will provide 25,000 HUGO folding canes at no charge to veterans of the United States Armed Forces
in need of mobility assistance to honor them for their incredible contributions to our country. Canes will be distributed
while supplies last and Sam's Club Membership is not required.
NOV 11-14: Home Depot is offering all active,
reserve, honorably discharged retired military personnel and their immediate family members a 10% discount on in-store U.S.
purchases made during the Veterans Day holiday Nov. 11-14. The discount is available on in-stock and special order purchases
up to $2,000.
NOV 16: Golden Corral - The 2009 Military Appreciation Monday dinner will be held on Monday, 16 NOV from 5p-9p at all Golden Corral Restaurants.
The no cost "thank you" dinner is available to any person who has ever served in the United States Military.
Inside CNN Studio Tour offers a complimentary
ticket to military personnel for daily tours throughout the year. Regular prices are $9-$13.
Imagine It! The Children’s Museum of Atlanta
and the National Museum of Atlanta will also have special offers.
Sea World: Military Members can receive up to
4 free tickets for themselves and their dependents (discounted tickets after your four free for those of you with more than
four dependents) each year.
Disney World: Military members can receive one
complimentary 5-day “Disney’s Armed Forces Salute” ticket which includes admission to all Disney World theme
parks. Eligible military members can purchase discounted Disney tickets for their friends and family - adult or child
5-day “Disney’s Armed Forces Salute companion” ticket for up to 5 people for $99 per ticket (add $25 for
access to all parks). A limited number of discounted Disney Resort hotel tickets are available. Offer Expires 23 DEC 09.