A few things for Northern Virginia a military families to enjoy Veterans Day November 11, 2010. Check with the restaurant & retailer closest to you before you go to confirm their participation in the Veterans Day benefits.
Applebee’s Restaurant – Free dinners to veterans throughout the day.
Krispy Kreme – One free doughnut of any variety.
Outback Steakhouse – Free Blooming Onion and beverage.
UNO Chicago Grill– Free entree or individual pizza with an entree or pizza purchase of equal or greater value.
Lowe’s & Home Depot – Extra 10% off to active-duty military members, National Guard and reserve members, retirees, honorably discharged veterans and immediate family members.
Sam’s Club – Over 25,000 Hugo canes will be given away to U.S. veterans in need of mobility assistance. Membership is not required, but supplies are limited, so check with your local store.
Amazon.com – Free “Veterans Day Honor” MP3 album download. The album includes 12 songs by The Bands and Ensembles of the U.S. Armed Forces.
Build-a-Bear Workshop – Members of the armed services including the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, Coast Guard, and Reserve Officer Training Corps, will receive a 20% discount Nov. 11-15 on any one transaction at Build-A-Bear Workshop.
Dollar General – 10% discount for all veterans, active-duty military, National Guard and reserve and their immediate families.
Historic Mount Vernon-Activities include a community concert by barbershop chorus The Harmony Heritage Singers at 11:00 a.m. and a 2:00 p.m. wreath-laying at the tomb of our first commander-in-chief, George Washington.
National parks, forests and monuments – Admission is free to everyone on Veterans Day.