Memorial Day Discounts and Freebies 2016 include many special offers. The holiday is observed Monday, May 30, 2016 but many of these deals are good over the entire weekend.
Memorial Day Discounts and Freebies 2016
Buy One Get One FREE Slurpees through 5/31
Applebees: You can get a free signature entree with valid veteran’s ID at participating locations.- not confirmed 2016
Arby’s: Free roast beef sandwich at participating restaurants.- not confirmed for 2016.
Bluestar Museums – Free Admission to over 1,800 museums
More than 2,000 museums across America offer free admission to active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day, May 30, through Labor Day, September 5, 2016.
California’s Great America Free Admission
Memorial Day Weekend, May 28-30, free admission to active or retired U.S. service men and women, including veterans, with a valid military I.D. Up to six (6) family members accompanying service personnel can get tickets for just $21.99. On Saturday Boomerang Bay opens and on Monday there will be color guard presentation and an all-you-can-eat BBQ ($17.99).
California State Parks
California State Parks will honor men and women who have served or are serving in the Armed Forces this Memorial Day by offering free admission at participating state parks.
Carowinds offers free park admission to any active, inactive or retired service men and women May 29 and 30.
Chili’s: Veterans and active duty military get their choice of 7 free meals between the hours of 11 am – 5 pm. Proof of military service is required.- not confirmed for 2016
Active and retired military receive free admission on Memorial Day. The offer also allows military personnel to purchase up to 6 half-price admission tickets for members of their immediate family.
Military families receive free Colonial Williamsburg admission, May 27 through May 30, 2016 during their Honoring Service to America weekend.
Now through May 31, 2016, Virginia residents pay for a day and get the rest of the year free.*
Denny’s: All you can eat pancakes for veterans and active duty military. Must show valid ID.- not confirmed for 2016
Friendly’s: Free Big Two Do breakfast with coffee.- not confirmed for 2016
A 10% discount is offered to all military veterans on Memorial Day to all veterans up to a maximum of $500. A year round 10% discount is available at all U.S. locations to active duty personnel, reservists, retired or disabled veterans and their immediate families. Must present a valid military ID. Unfortunately Home Depot does not accept state ID cards with veterans designation (some locations may). Note: Home Depot has unfortunately removed the military discount policy from their website while keeping the discount intact.
Hooters 10 Free Wings
Monday, May 30, military veterans, active duty military & spouses can enjoy 10 free wings at Hooters locations across the U.S.
This Memorial Day weekend current and former military personnel and family members of active duty, reserves, guard and retirees get a 20 percent discount at JC Penney. Must print a copy of the coupon.
King’s Dominion Free Admission
May 28-30 & July 4-5 free park admission to any active, inactive or retired United States Service men and women with a valid military I.D. Located in Doswell, VA.
Kings Island is offering military personnel free admission May 27 through May 30, as well as discounted tickets for six family members.
Knott’s Berry Farm Free Admission
Free Admission for Active, Retired or Veteran U.S. Military Personnel May 28-30, 2015. Includes Knott’s Berry Farm and Knott’s Soak City. Show your valid Military I.D. at the ticket booth to get your free admission ticket. Good for one ticket per valid Military I.D. Up to six tickets may be purchased for family and friends at a discounted rate.
All Veterans receive a 10% discount on Memorial Day. This is not to be confused with the Everyday 10% Military Discount which is available to those who are currently serving, Retired Veterans, or VA Recipients and their immediate family. See link for official rules.
McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood & Steaks
Offering a complimentary dine-in entree for lunch or dinner on Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, 2016, as a gesture of gratitude to Active Duty Military, Reservists, Retirees, and Veterans. Provide Military ID or Veterans Organization Card (American Legion or VFW) in order to receive discount. Offer may vary by location, so contact your preferred location for further details.
Michigan’s Adventure is offering military personnel a free admission May 29 and 30, 2016. Military personnel may also purchase up to six additional tickets for immediate family members at $25.00 each.
Veterans and active-duty members who visit Mystic Aquarium Saturday, May 28 through Monday, May 30 will receive free general admission. Dependent family members receive a discounted admission rate of $20.99 per adult, $15.99 per youth (13-17) and $13.99 per child (3-12).
Ocean Breeze Water Park
On May 28th, 29th, and 30th, Facebook fans can flash their phones at the ticket window and pay only $9.99 for All-Day Admission! Up to 4 guests can be admitted with this offer at $9.99 each.
Olive Garden: Choice of 1 of 5 entrees, plus unlimited soup, salad and bread sticks for all veterans and military active duty.- not confirmed for 2016
Outback Steakhouse: Free Bloomin’ Onion and Coca-Cola for veterans and military personal. Must show valid ID.- not confirmed for 2016
Veterans, retired, active duty and military spouses, who are also Red Robin Royalty members, a free appetizer with any purchase of at least $10 on designated days at participating Red Robin restaurants nationwide.
Shoney’s Free Burger
Free All-American Burger to all veterans and active duty service members on Monday, May 30, 2016.
After 2pm, you can Buy 3 Get 1 Free of their Cold Handcrafted Beverages through 5/31
Sun Splash Family Waterpark
Sun Splash Family Waterpark offers military discounts during the month of May. For Armed Forces Day (May 21) and Memorial Day weekend (May 28 through May 30), the park offers free admission for military.
Twin Peaks Eat Free
Monday, May 30, Military Men and Women (past and present), police, firefighters and first responders enjoy a free menu item from Twin Peaks Memorial Day Appreciation Menu.
Under Armour Online Military & Veteran 15% Discount & Free Shipping
From May 18th to May 26th veterans and active duty service members receive 15% off plus free shipping with a valid TroopID. See here for details on how to get a TroopID and receive the 15% discount.
Active duty and veterans will receive a free regular admission ticket into Valleyfair May 27-30, 2016. They can also purchase discount admission tickets for members of their immediate family.