If you're a military member or veteran, you'll find that there are several restaurants and companies out there that want to thank you for your duty by offering you some Memorial Day freebies.
Memorial Day freebies include free food, free admission, and many other freebies, discounts, and deals. Here's a round-up of the freebies you can get this year.
Be sure to pay special attention to the dates when these Memorial Day freebies are offered. Memorial Day is on the last Monday of May every year, but the freebie or deal may be on a different date or multiple days.
You should also call ahead to the location near you to make sure they are participating in the freebie or deal before you head out. You'll also need to bring along your proof of service.
Memorial Day Freebies
Veterans and active military members can get a free lunch or dinner from McCormick & Schmick's on Memorial Day, no purchase necessary.
LaMar's Donuts is giving away a free donut and coffee for all active or retired service men and women for Memorial Day this year.
All military veterans and active-duty personnel can get a free meal at Hooters on Memorial Day from a special menu that includes 10-piece traditional wings, 10-piece smoked wings, 10-piece boneless wings, Buffalo chicken salad, Buffalo chicken sandwich, and a Hooters Burger.
Twin Peaks Restaurants are treating all armed forces (active and retired) members to a free selected menu item on Veterans Day.
Through the Blue Star Museum program, military members can get free admission to hundreds of cultural institutions around the country. This runs Memorial Day through Labor Day.
Kids will really enjoy free Memorial Day coloring pages that can be found on the internet and printed at home. It's also a great way to teach them what Memorial Day is all about."
There's also free Memorial Day clip art that you can use to create printable or online Memorial Day projects. They could work great in a homemade thank-you card.
More Freebies for Military Members and Veterans
Military members, veterans, and military families can get a lot of military freebies and discounts year around. These include everything from free lawn service to free wedding gowns.
If you think these are some great freebies, be sure to check out all of the Veterans Day freebies that veterans and military members can get every November.