Military Appreciation Month Discounts


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 military, from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

California’s Great America

All active duty service members and veterans get free regular admission to California’s Great America now through May 29 with a valid military ID. Plus, each military guest will be able to bring up to six additional guests at a discounted rate.

Cincinnati Zoo

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.

Colonial Williamsburg

Colonial Williamsburg offers free admission during Memorial Day weekend to all active-duty military, retired, veterans, reservists, National Guard and their direct dependents.


As a special thanks for your sacrifice and service, all military members receive an additional 15% off select Dell and Alienware PCs and electronics. Claim your coupon by 5/31. Redeem by 8/4.

Dorney Park

Dorney Park in Pennsylvania offers free regular admission to any active or retired military personnel May 27 through 29. Military members can also purchase discount admission tickets for members of their immediate family (maximum of six).

*NEW* Hickory Tavern

Hickory Tavern is offering a free hamburger to all veterans and active duty military on Monday, May 29 at all locations.

Home Depot

All veterans are eligible for Home Depot’s 10% military discount on Memorial Day with a DoD-issued ID, a DD214 or a Veterans Driver’s License. (This discount is good for veterans on July 4th and Veterans Day as well.)

*NEW* Hooters

On Monday, May 29, current and former U.S. military members get a free entrée from the Hooters Memorial Day Menu at participating Hooters locations

Kings Dominion

Kings Dominion is offering free park admission to any active or retired service members May 27-29.


Just in time for Military Appreciation Month, Lowe’s has updated their military discount to include veterans in their year-round 10% discount.

McCormick & Schmick’s

McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurants are offering a complimentary entrée on May 29 to Gold Star honorees (parents and spouse), veterans and active members of the military and National Guard.

Mystic Aquarium

Veterans and active duty members who visit Mystic Aquarium May 27 to May 29 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). Get 10% off at the gift store too!

*NEW* Sears

During the week of Memorial Day — May 26 to June 3 — military can get 40% off regular price and 10% off sale price tools, work boots, watches, fine jewelry and sporting goods.

Sleep Number

From May 15 to June 4, Sleep Number offers an additional $100 savings on all Sleep Number mattress sets, 25% off selected Sleep Number bedding and special financing. (In store only.)

Twin Peaks

Twin Peaks is offering veterans and active military personnel a free select meal on May 29.

Virginia Aquarium

The Virginia Aquarium offers active duty, dependents and retirees half off general admission on Sunday or Monday during the month of May.

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