Here’s a list of businesses offering small tokens of appreciation to those who have served our country in military service – proof of military service (including but not limited to: discharge papers, military IDs etc) may be required. Please call your location to confirm participation.

Here are the offers happening Nov. 11:


Applebees – Free entree. Go here. 

Backyard Burgers – Free classic burger. Go here. 

BJ’s Brewhouse – Free entree up to $12.95.  Go here. 

Buffalo Wild Wings – One small order of wings and a side of fries for free.  Go here.

California Pizza Kitchen – Free entree from special menu. Go here. 

Chicken Salad Chick – Free original chick and regular drink. Go here. 

Chili’s – Free meal – all day long. Go here. 

Chipotle – Buy one get one free from 3 p.m. to close.  Go here.

Denny’s – Free grand slam open to close. Go here. 

IHOP – Free Red, White and Blue pancakes from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Go here. 

Krispy Kreme – Free doughnut (any variety) & a small coffee.  Details here. 

Lamar’s Donuts – Free coffee and donut. Go here. 

Little Casesars — Free lunch for from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Go here.

Logan’s Roadhouse – Free entree for veterans. Go here. 

Longhorn Steakhouse – Free appetizer and dessert, plus 10% off entire ticket. Go here.

Olive Garden – Free entree.  Details & menu here.

Red Robin Burgers – Free burger. Go here. 

Ruby Tuesday – Free appetizer.  Go here. 

Texas Roadhouse  – Free lunch 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Go here. 


Alabama State Parks (all state parks for the most part) – Free admission through Sunday.  Go here. 

Birmingham Zoo – Free admission. Go here for details.

Creation Museum & Ark Encounter – Free admission. Go here for details.

Gorgas House Museum and all UA Museums will offer free admission to veterans and their families. Details here. 

Huntsville Botanical Gardens – Free admission from 9 a.m .to 5 p.m. Go here.

McWane Science Center – Free admission. Go here. 

National Parks – Free admission to all citizens.

Red Lobster – Free appetizer or dessert. Go here. 

Tellus Museum in Georgia — Free admission Nov. 11. Go here.

Tennessee Aquarium – Free adult aquarium admission, plus regular military pricing will be extended to all family members.  Details here.

UAH Hockey Military Appreciation Night Nov. 11 & Nov. 12 — Details here.

US Space & Rocket Center – Free admission. Details here.


Great Clips – All veterans get a free haircut or a free haircut card at Great Clips on November 11. Go  here.

Vice Sports Nutrition — Special shout out to my friends at Vice Sports Nutrition in Oneonta.  They are offering 20% off for Veteran’s Day. Stop by and see Dustin & Traci Vice and let them help you with your workout nutritional needs. This is a veteran owned business.