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Veteran's Day Freebie Corner: Free Olive Garden, CPK and 16 more

By Guest Blogger(view all posts by Jackie.Simione)
at 6:40AM Monday November 5, 2012
under Freebies

Veteran's Day will be here November 11th. Every year businesses love to say "Thank You" to the military by offering a freebie or discount. All offers listed are for veterans and active duty. You will be required to show proof of military service such as: military I.D., DD214, etc.. Please call ahead to confirm participation, as many offers specifically state "offer at participating locations." Also, please note the dates for each offer, they range from the 10th to the 12th.
  • Go to California Pizza Kitchen and get any pizza and non-alcoholic beverage for free. November 11th-12th, dine in only.
  • Free Applebee's Signature Entree on November 11th.
  • Golden Corral's Military Appreciation Dinner is November 12th from 4pm-9pm.
  • You can get all you can eat pancakes at Denny's November 12th.
  • Hooter's is giving out 10 free regular or boneless wings on November 11th. Drink purchase required.
  • Free car washes on November 11th. The car wash list is long and includes the USA, Canada and Australia.
  • Chili's will have a special menu of seven free items on November 11th from 11am-5pm.
  • Get a free burger at Champps Americana on November 11th.
  • Free lunch or dinner entree at McCormick & Schmick's on November 11th. Space is limited, reservations are recommended.
  • Outback Steak House is offering a free Bloomin' Onion and cokes on November 11th and 12th. Plus, from November 13th until December 31st veteran's and military can get 10% off their purchase.
  • Free admission to National Parks from November 10th - November 12th. This offer is for everyone, not just military.
  • Bed & Breakfast and Inns in the USA and Canada will be offering a free nights stay on November 10th. Each has at least one free room available. Reservations are required and must be made through the Bed & Breakfast or Inn.
  • offers free event tickets for active duty and veteran's. Joining the site is free.   Vettix accepts event tickets donations from everyone. If you would like to donate click on the "contribute" tab at the top of their page. Military can get tickets all year not just Veteran's Day. They also accept ticket donations all year.
  • Famous Dave's Veteran's Day offers vary by location. Some are offering a free meal, others are offering a discount. 
  • Stop by Olive Garden on November 11th and get a free entree.
  • Free lunch at Texas Roadhouse on November 12th from 11am-2pm.
  • This isn't exactly for Veteran's Day, but it's worth mentioning. Brides Across America lets military brides get a wedding dress for FREE! They accept donated wedding gowns and accessories that are less than 4 years old and in good condition. If your going to be a  military bride see if you qualify for a free wedding gown! 
  • For everyone else, you can send a free "Thank You" card to our troops. "Like" Shutterfly on Facebook then pick your card and personalize it. Shutterfly does the rest!
Thanks to our veteran's and military for everything they sacrifice for us. My house will be taking advantage of a couple deals, I'm married to a retired USCG CWO4!

Jackie lives in Seattle, her blog is Free Hot Samples. Where there are hundreds of freebies and deals up for grabs!