2015 Memorial Day Military Appreciation Discounts, Deals, Specials, Coupons and Freebies

Attention Veteran Owned Business Members and Site Visitors: In honor of all who perished serving our great country!

Many wonderful organizations have put together special Memorial Day 2015 “thank you” discounts, freebies, coupons, deals and special savings offers for veterans and active duty military members (in some cases military spouses and military families as well). Do you know of a special offer we are missing? Email us details or call us toll free at: (877) 862-5478 (extension #1).

Please also take a minute to check out all of these businesses all proudly owned by military veterans, active duty military, reservists and in some cases military spouses.

Visit Your Military Veterans Discounts for a full list of military and veterans discounts


May 22, 2015 (2:25pm EST) addition:
Miller’s Ale House

Because a handshake just won’t do! All veterans receive 50% off on Memorial Day (May 25th).  With valid Military ID, VA card or DD214. Dine in only. Not valid on alcohol beverages, lunch specials and dinner specials.


2015 Nationwide Memorial Day Discounts, Deals, Specials and Freebies Restaurants, Bars and Eateries

PLEASE be sure to check on each offer and PLEASE read all disclaimers! Not sure about an offer? Contact the business.  Here is a growing list of what some of these companies are offering for Memorial Day 2015 (and beyond):

Boston Market

Get 50% off any family meal purchase (only).

Chevys Fresh Mex

Well then, get over to Chevys! Any police, fire personnel, or military in uniform (or with military ID) will be provided a 20% discount

McCormick & Schmick’s

On Memorial Day, May 25, 2015, participating McCormick & Schmick’s will offer active duty service members, National Guard and veterans a complimentary lunch or dinner. Military ID required.


May is Military Appreciation Month and Applebee’s salutes all those who serve and their families. Show military ID to enjoy $5 meals, all-day on Mondays, all month long. All month long, every day, enjoy 15% off your food purchase with Military ID. Unfortunately, this discount cannot be combined with $5 meal offer.


On Memorial Day (), Hooters is offering 10 free wings with a drink purchase to all active duty military, veterans and their spouses.

Chef Geoff’s

A neighborhood favorite in the greater Washington DC area, provides 10% off to active members of the military. Offer can’t be combined with other discounts. Not valid for private events. Show Military ID when paying the check

McDonald’s Gives Back

For the entire month of May, McDonald’s of Hampton Roads and Northeast North Carolina will donate a portion of all sales of the Quarter Pounder with Cheese and the all new Artisan Chicken Sandwich Extra Value Meals to the Virginia Wounded Warrior Program (VWWP). Local residents are encouraged to visit their area McDonald’s to help make a difference in the Hampton Roads military community.

Twin Peaks

Will offer all military men and women (past and present) a free menu item from their Military Appreciation Menu on Memorial Day, May 25, 2015.

Red Robin

Register for the Red Robin Royalty Program. And get a free $5 appetizer with an in-restaurant purchase of at least $10 on Memorial Day (). Military ID needed.


Shoney’s is serving a free All-American Burger to all active duty military and veterans on Memorial Day, May 25, 2015.

Free Dessert at Texas de Brazil

Enjoy guest’s choice of dessert is complimentary on Memorial Day, during normal operating hours. One dessert with the purchase of a regular lunch or dinner, up to 8 guests per table/reservation. Not valid with any other offers.


2015 Nationwide Memorial Day Discounts, Deals, Specials and Freebies Museums, Theme Parks, Parades, Memorials and more

PLEASE be sure to check on each offer and PLEASE read all disclaimers! Not sure about an offer? Contact the business.  Here is a growing list of what some of these companies are offering for Memorial Day 2015 (and beyond):

Kings Dominion

Join us May 23-25 as we pay tribute to our brave military service men and women by offering FREE park admission to any active, inactive or retired United States Service men and women with a valid military I.D. Enjoy activities planned each day along International Street.

Canobie Lake Park

Offers a special discount throughout the season and during our Armed Forces Appreciation Days for those with US Armed Services Identification. please see Guest Services on arrival. Armed Forces Appreciation Days, Memorial Saturday, May 23, 2015 | Sunday, May 24, 2015 | Monday, May 25, 2015 US Armed Services Personnel receive $10.00 admission to anyone presenting a valid US Military ID on Memorial Day.


Is honoring our Hometown Heroes with Military Appreciation Days during Memorial Day Weekend May 23, 24, 25

Kings Island

All members of the military — active and retired — will receive free admission to Kings Island Memorial Day Weekend May 22-25

The Wave Water Park

May 25 – MILITARY, FIRE & LAW APPRECIATION DAY If you are an active or retired military, fire, or law enforcement officer come enjoy the Wave for FREE on May 25th! We want to thank you and your family for all you do. Valid active duty or retired ID must be shown at the ticket booth to receive one free admission for each ID and up to 6 additional tickets may be purchased for $9.95 ea with each valid ID. (Dependent ID’s valid for discount admission only, not free admission offer.)

Adventure Aquarium

Restrictions: Discount offer valid at our Box Office only. To save, show your military ID at our Box Office Window May 23-25, 2015. Valid for $10 tickets for up to 5 admissions. Children under 2 are free. Not available online or on mobile. Expires: May 25, 2015

Wildwater Kingdom

Saturday, May 23 – Monday, May 25
Join us as we kick off the season at Wildwater Kingdom! All weekend long, active, inactive or retired United States Service men and women will receive free admission to the park (with a valid military I.D.)


LEGOLAND® Florida salutes the men and women serving in the United States Armed Forces with Military Appreciation Days now throughout 2015. As an appreciation for their continued service, all active duty military personnel including the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, National Guard and Reservists are now entitled to free single day admission to LEGOLAND Florida throughout 2015 and seasonally at the LEGOLAND Water Park.

Knott’s Berry Farm

Knott’s Berry Farm is proud to honor the brave members of our Military by providing all Active, Veteran and Retired US Military personnel with complimentary admission during Memorial Day Weekend, May 23 through May 25.*Valid proof of military service with photo I.D. is required. Eligible person must be present.

Blue Star Museums

Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve, from Memorial Day, May 25, 2015 through Labor Day, September 7, 2015.

California’s Great America

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND MILITARY DAYS May 23, 24, 25….O0n Saturday Boomerang Bay opens. Then on Monday we’ll salute the military with a color guard presentation and an all-you-can-eat BBQ ($15.99 plus tax). We’ll pay tribute to our brave military service men and women by offering FREE park admission to active or retired United States Service men and women, including veterans, with a valid military I.D. All current or past military personnel can bring up to six guests for just $19.99 each.

Fun Town Splash Town U.S.A

Schedule for May 24, 2015 All Day : Military Appreciation Weekend Any active duty, reserve or retired member of the military including any veterans, are FREE in the park! Family members accompanying them and the families of deployed soldiers are HALF PRICE! ***Must show a valid military ID or DD-214 to receive the discounts.

Military Appreciation Day Miller Park

Milwaukee Brewers Military Appreciation Game 2015 USO OF WISCONSIN, INC.  Monday, May 25, 2015 at 11:30 AM  Milwaukee, WI.


May 24 – 25  Join us as we pay tribute to our brave military service men and women by offering FREE park admission to any active, inactive or retired United States Service men and women with a valid military I.D.

Michigan’s Adventure

05/24/15 Michigan’s Adventure will be celebrating Tribute to the Armed Forces by offering military personnel of the Armed Forces, National Guard and Reserve a free admission. In addition, military personnel may purchase up to six additional tickets for family members at $24.00 each.

Worlds of Fun

wants to thank the men and women who have served and who are currently serving in our country’s military. Veterans of the American Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard will receive complimentary admission to Worlds of Fun on Monday 5/25/15 (Memorial Day)

Lowry Park Zoo

In honor of Memorial Day, members of the military (active-duty, retirees and veterans) and up to three direct dependents are invited to visit the Zoo for free on May 25, 2015 (9:30 a.m. -5 p.m). The military member will need to show a valid military photo ID at the Zoo’s ticket windows

Bethpage Air Show

We are very excited to welcome back the US Navy Blue Angels and the US Army Golden Knights to the 2015 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach! Join us as we count to May 24 and May 25 12 pm to 5 pm.

Homestead Honors the Military with Fourth Annual Military Appreciation Day

Date: May 30, 2015 Time: 3:00 PM8:00 PM The fourth annual Homestead Military Appreciation Day promises to be better than ever with dozens of military vehicles and weaponry not often accessible to the public, an epic obstacle course competition, ceremonies to honor our service men and women, and plenty of fun for the whole family with live music and food trucks.

Adventure Island Tampa

Waves of Honor permits any U.S. active duty military, activated or drilling reservist, or National Guardsman to one complimentary admission per year for military personnel and as many as three direct dependents.

Colonial Williamsburg

Active duty military, reservists, retirees, veterans, and their dependents receive free Colonial Williamsburg admission tickets during Memorial Day weekend—May 22–25, 2015

Patriotic Festival

May 29,30 and 31 celebrates THE MILITARY at The Virginia Beach Oceanfront for three days of National Touring Artists Concerts, Military Expos and Displays. The Concerts will be at 5th Street and Oceanfront Friday and Saturday Evening and Sunday Afternoon.

National Memorial Day Concert
Sunday, May 24, 2015 from 8:00 to 9:30 pm ET…PBS sponsors a free concert on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol. The concert features actors Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise, and other guests along with the National Symphony Orchestra. General Admission gates will open at 5:00 p.m.

Fleet Week New York

now in its 27th year, is the city’s time-honored celebration of the sea services. It is an unparalleled opportunity for the citizens of New York and the surrounding tri-state area to meet Sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen, as well as witness firsthand the latest capabilities of today’s maritime services

National Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 25, 2015 at 2:00 PM. The nation’s largest Memorial Day event, the 2015 National Memorial Day Parade, will take place on Monday, May 25 at 2:00 PM EDT along Constitution Avenue in Washington, DC.  The parade will be streamed LIVE on Military.com at 2:00 PM EDT / 11:00 AM PDT. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the parade will welcome back actors and noted supporters of our veterans Gary Sinise and Joe Mantegna. To take part in the parade virtually.

Rolling Thunder Motorcycle Rally
Sunday, May 24, 2015, 12 p.m.  Rolling Thunder will assemble at the Pentagon Parking lots at 7:00 a.m and depart at noon. After the Run, riders salute the troops just north of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Monday, May 25, 2015, 1 p.m. Wreath-laying ceremony, open to the public.

Air Force Memorial
Monday, May 25, 2015, 9 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Wreath-laying ceremony, open to the public.

9/11 Memorial Museum
The 9/11 Memorial Museum offers veterans discounted admission and 9/11 family members are free. Call the Reservations Department for other military discounts.

9/11 Tribute Center
Military members receive a $5 discount on admission to the 9/11 Tribute Center and a $5 discount on guided tours.

Free Memorial Day Tickets for Life & Remembrance
On Memorial Day, Monday, May 25th enjoy complimentary tickets for Life & Remembrance at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center.

National Cemeteries
For a schedule of Memorial Day events at VA national cemeteries around the nation, visit the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs website. Memorial Day ceremonies vary by cemetery, and may include parades, speeches, music performances, and more.

Golf Tournament Moorland Golf Course
Legends Resort May 25, 2015 Major Sponsors Welcome Hole Sponsorship $100 Cart Sponsorship $25 Donations & Recognition in Brochure May 25

2015 Nationwide Memorial Day Discounts, Deals, Specials and Freebies Resorts, Hotels, Motels and More

PLEASE be sure to check on each offer and PLEASE read all disclaimers! Not sure about an offer? Contact the business.  Here is a growing list of what some of these companies are offering for Memorial Day 2015 (and beyond):

Oceana Resorts
Is proud to support the brave men and women who have served our country. Active and Retired United States Military personnel, and their spouses, are eligible for a 15% discount off the Best Available Rate or Rise ‘N Shine Package Rate at any of our properties.* Provide your proper United States military identification at check-in and your discount will be applied.

Sea Crest
Military Appreciation “Thank You” to our dedicated service men and women – and their families – for all that they do on our behalf. This includes active duty military personnel, reserves, National Guard and veterans from all service branches. More Details Hide Details 05/19/2015 – 12/31/2015   Arrival Days: Any day of week   Length of Stay: 1 nights min. / 7 nights max.Receive a $5 Resort credit for each night you stay in 2015. Please present military ID or other proof of service upon registration. When reserving online, please note “Military” in reservation comments.

Carnival Cruise Lines
Is offering discounts and on board credits in honor of Military Appreciation Month for active duty and retired military personnel. You must book between May 4, 2015 and May 31, 2015 , and the offer is good on sailings between August 1, 2015 through May 31, 2016.

2015 Nationwide Memorial Day Discounts, Deals, Specials and Freebies Stores and more

PLEASE be sure to check on each offer and PLEASE read all disclaimers! Not sure about an offer? Contact the business.  Here is a growing list of what some of these companies are offering for Memorial Day 2015 (and beyond):

Lowe’s honors all veterans on Memorial Day (as well as July 4th and Veterans Day) with a 10% discount.

Home Depot
On Memorial Day, all veterans are eligible for Home Depot’s 10% military discount. (This discount is good for veterans on July 4th and Veterans Day as well.)

Sam’s Club
Get a $15 gift card and a Free Rotisserie Chicken, Free Five Cheese Macaroni, and Free Cookies when active military, veterans, military personnel, and military spouses join or renew their Sam’s Club membership, through May 31, 2015. Proof of military service required.

Receive 10% off select PCs this exclusive military offer at dell.com

Under Armor
Online 15% off  military discount.

USO & Rocketlife
Free Photo book from USO & Rocket life.

General Motors New Car Military Discount
*Eligible military personnel includes all Veterans (for the months of May and June), Active Duty members, Reserves, and Retirees, including their spouses, of the U.S. Air Force, Army, Navy, Marines, National Guard and Coast Guard. PLEASE be sure to check on each offer and PLEASE read all disclaimers! Not sure about an offer? Contact the business.

Rack Room Shoes
To honor our women and men who proudly serve our country, Rack Room Shoes offers a 10%  military discount on Memorial Day to military personnel and their dependents.

Cabelas offers a 5% discount every day to active military, retired military, active reserves and VA-recipient men and women of our Armed Forces at any of their retail stores.

Free Portrait at Target Portrait
Through May 31, 2015, print coupon and show and your military ID to receive a free 8×10 picture, free sitting fees, and 50% off your portrait package.

This is a Memorial Day 2015 Military Appreciation Discount Public Service Announcement (PSA) brought to you by Veteran Owned Business. Veteran Owned Business is in no way affiliated with the above organization(s). We do not in any way endorse the above business/organization or guarantee the above offer. 

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