Veterans Day arrives on Sunday, November 11. Like any holiday -- even one this close to the dreaded and beloved Black Friday -- companies are taking advantage of the time off some people get to offer big discounts, primarily to veterans, active duty military personnel, first responders, and their families. Though, some promotions are available to everyone.
There are, as usual, a ton of restaurants offering free meals for veterans (find food deals for Veterans Day here), but there are also other retailers and companies -- from Lowe's to Hyatt Hotels -- offering perks and sales in appreciation of those who have served. Some of the best of those latter deals are collected below.
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Goodyear Auto Service and Just Tires: Locations across the country are offering active and retired military members, as well as first responders, a free tire, brake, and battery check in stores across the country. You can also take 10% off tire purchases, which can be combined with other offers to get up to $250 in savings. The company will also donate $5 to Folds of Honor for every veteran or first responder who redeems this "Checks for Vets" offer from November 9 through Veterans Day. - [Get it]
Great Clips: Stop into a Great Clips in the U.S. and get a free haircut on November 11 or a card for a free haircut you can use at a later date. If you're not a vet and get a haircut on Veterans Day, you can get a free haircut card that you're able to give to a veteran you know. - [Get it]
CheapOair: Use the code "VTRN27" to save up to $27 on flights purchase through November 12. - [Get it]
Disney World: Military service members get special rates at select Disney Resort Hotels. - [Get it]
Frontier Airlines: The budget airline is running a sale that offers up to 90% off your flight in honor of Veterans Day. Just use the code "SAVE90" when booking your flight. The discount is available through November 13. - [Get it]
Hyatt Hotels: A new program launched in late October offers anyone who has served or is serving in the U.S. military between 10-15% off their stay at Hyatt-branded hotels in the U.S. Use the code "MILVET" to get the discount. The offer is ongoing. - [Get it]
Red Roof Inn: Veterans and active duty personnel get 20% off the best available rate from November 1 through December 31 for stays between November 1 and February 28, 2019, with the code "VP#623095." - [Get it]
Academy Sports + Outdoors: Military service members and their immediate families get 10% off their entire purchase by showing proof of service here through November 11. - [Get it]
The Buckle: Service members always get 10% off their order. - [Get it]
Buy Buy Baby: The store for all things baby will give you 25% off your order through Monday, November 12. - [Get it]
Toms: The shoe company is offering 20% off all full-priced styles for veterans and active military members. - [Get it]
Entertainment & Hobbies
Bass Pro Shops: Military personnel get 5% off their purchases daily. - [Get it]
Cabela's: Military members save 5% on their order every day of the year. - [Get it]
Guitar Center: Active and retired military members get a free restring at Guitar Center Repairs locations, and they always get 10% off purchases any time of year. Additionally, everyone gets 15% off purchases on Veterans Day with the code "HOLIDAY." - [Get it]
Northern Brewer: Take 15% off any purchase of brewing equipment. - [Get it]
Mattress & Bedding
Avocado Green Mattress: Save $150 on any mattress through November 18 using the code "150GREEN." Verified military and veterans can take an additional $75 off their purchase through November 12. - [Get it]
Brentwood Home: Save $175 on select mattresses with the code "LA175," and take 20% on pet beds with the code "PETBED20." - [Get it]
Brooklyn Bedding: The company is having a site-wide sale on mattresses, sheets, pillows, and more. Veterans get 30% off and everyone else gets 20% off from November 9-12. - [Get it]
Mattress Firm: Veterans, active duty personnel, military families, and first responders can take 20% any in-store purchase through Monday, November 12. - [Get it]
Home & Appliance
Bed, Bath & Beyond: Through November 12, get an extra 25% off your purchase if you're a veteran, active-duty personnel, or a military spouse. - [Get it]
Big Lots: You can get an 11% in-store discount on both Sunday and Monday. - [Get it]
Dollar General: On Sunday, you can grab an 11% discount both in-store and online. If you're shopping online, use the code "MILITARY11." - [Get it]
Kmart: The store's "Unsung Heroes" promotion gives a 10% discount in-store to veterans, active military, first responders, teachers, police officers, firefighters, first responders, and nurses. - [Get it]
Lowe's: The home store offers 10% off to active military and veterans all year long. - [Get it]
Sears: The store has tons of deals in its Veterans Day sale. That includes discounts on appliances (new and refurbished), mattresses, tools, electronics, and furniture. There are enough sale items that the sale has its own landing page. - [Get it]
Target: With military verification, Target is offering 10% off your in-store or online purchase through November 12. - [Get it]
Walgreens: With a Walgreens loyalty card and a valid military ID, veterans, active duty personnel, and their families get 20% off non-sale items on Veterans Day. - [Get it]
World Market: Veterans, active-duty military service members, and their families can get 25% off their entire purchase of home decor through Monday. - [Get it]
More Veterans Day Deals?
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