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The Coupon Diva: Veterans Day Freebies And Discounts

Veterans DayIn honor of Veterans Day this Friday, here is a list of deals for active and retired military. Please note that most of these businesses will require proof of military service.

Thanks to all who have served and to those who are currently serving!

Veterans Day Deals 2016

Stewart’s Shops: In honor of our veterans and those who continue to serve our country, Stewart’s Shops will offering 50¢ single scoop cones to all customers on Veterans Day.

Starbucks: Free tall-brewed coffee for active duty service members, Veterans and military spouses.

Price Chopper: FREE 12 oz. coffee & donut on 11/11 7am-7pm for all Active Duty and Veterans.

Hoffman Car Wash:  All active duty and former members of the United States Military receive a FREE car wash on Friday, November 11th.

Ocean State Job Lot: Veterans, Active Duty & Discharged Military Service Personnel and their families enjoy 25% off at Ocean State Job Lot 11/10-11/16 in honor of Veterans Day.

Friendly’s: Veterans and active military, with a valid military ID or honorable discharge card enjoy a free dine-in breakfast, lunch or dinner from select menus on Veterans Day.

Menchie’s: Veterans and military personnel with a military ID or dressed in uniform will receive a free six ounce frozen yogurt any time of day on Veterans Day.

Denny’s: Free Grand Slam breakfast from 5 a.m.-noon to active, inactive and retired military personnel.

Chili’s: Veterans and active military personnel receive a free Veterans Day meal.

Applebees: Veterans and active duty military may select a free meal from a limited menu.

Chipolte’s: Buy a small burrito, bowl or salad and get one free from 3 p.m. to close on Veterans Day. The offer applies to veterans, military and military spouses.

Golden Corral: Free dinner for Military Veterans, retirees, and active duty members on Monday, November 14th, from 5-9 pm.Veterans Day Freebies

The Saratoga National Historic Park: FREE entrance to ALL to commemorate the service of U.S. Armed Forces Veterans. The visitor center will be open 9am-5pm.

Red Robin: Veterans and active duty military enjoy a free Red’s Tavern Double Burger with Bottomless Steak Fries.

Olive Garden: Free meal for Veterans and active duty military.

Texas Roadhouse: Veterans with a military card, VA card or discharge papers will enjoy a free lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Nov. 11. The offer includes any of 10 menu items and a beverage.

Home Depot: 10% discount year round for active duty and retirees.

Tops Supermarkets: Located in Corinth, Tops will offer all Veterans and active military personnel an 11% discount off their total order. Offer excludes pharmacy, fuel, TOPS Xpress, gift cards, office services and, by law, alcohol and tobacco.

Veterans Day Freebies

A great year-round discount program that is available to active, widowed and retired military residents in Saratoga County is the F.A.V.O.R. program.

F.A.V.O.R (Find & Assist Veterans of Record) was created in 2011 by the Offices of the Board of Supervisors, the County Clerk and the Veteran’s Services Agency in order to honor the sacrifices of our local Veterans. This program offers Saratoga County Veterans discounts on a wide range of products and services with over 300 Saratoga Country businesses participating. Members use their FAVOR card to receive discounts on home repair, health beauty services, subscriptions, as well as discounts to local restaurants plus much more. The full list of participating businesses can be found here.

Veteran Eligibility and Application:

  • Eligibility is for Veterans or the widows/widowers of Veterans.
  • Eligibility is dependent upon an honorable discharge from the United States military.
  • FAVOR Cards must be applied for in person only.
  • Receipt of the card requires the filing of original discharge papers (DD214) at the Saratoga County Clerk’s Office.

To file discharge papers and/or apply for the Return the FAVOR card, please come in person to:

Saratoga County Clerk’s Office
40 McMaster Street
Ballston Spa, NY 1202


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