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Saluting the Brave: Veterans Day 2017 deals and freebies

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Food and Restaurants: 

Applebee’s: Free meal from a special menu Saturday at any of the nearly 1,800 locations.

Buffalo Wild Wings: Free small order of traditional or boneless wings with a side of fries. Military ID required.

Chili's: Free meal from a special menu.

Chuck E. Cheese: Free personal one-topping pizza to veterans, active duty personnel and eligible dependents with military ID, proof of service and promo code 5500. The chain also has daily military discounts.

Cracker Barrel: Free slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake.

Denny's: From 5 a.m. to noon Friday, active, inactive and retired military personnel get a free Build Your Own Grand Slam at participating locations.

Famous Dave's: Free two meat combo. 

IHOP: Get a free stack of Red, White and Blue pancakes or a patriotic pancake combo from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at participating locations. Deal varies by location.

Little Caesars: Free Hot-N-Ready lunch combo from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Olive Garden: Free meal from a select menu.

Outback Steakhouse: Free Bloomin' Onion and non-alcoholic beverage.

Red Lobster: Free appetizer or dessert.

Red Robin: Free Red's Tavern Double Burger with bottomless fries.

Starbucks: Free tall coffee for any veteran, active duty military and military spouse Saturday. Unrelated to the Veterans Day deal, Starbucks has a buy one holiday drink, get one free deal 2 to 5 p.m.Thursday through Nov. 13 from

Texas Roadhouse: Free meal from a special menu and choice of non-alcoholic drink.

More freebies:

Great Clips: Veterans and active duty get a free haircut on Veterans Day or pick up a free haircut card to use through Dec. 31. Also non-veterans who get a haircut Saturday get a free haircut card to give to a veteran.

National parks: No entrance fees Saturday and Sunday to more than 100 national parks. This deal is for everyone!


Bed Bath & Beyond: 25 percent off entire purchase through Nov. 12, in-store only.

Cabela's: In addition to the 5 percent everyday military discount, the chain is offering additional discounts through Sunday.

Dollar General: 11 percent discount in-store and online with promo code VET17 on Saturday.

Home Depot: 10 percent discount Saturday. To get the discount online, sign up here.

Jo-Ann Fabric: 10 percent discount for military service members and their families year round.

Lowe's: 10 percent discount.

Michaels: 15 percent discount for military families every day.

Target: Through Saturday, 10 percent discount on in-store and online purchases for veterans, active military, spouses and dependent children. Register for this discount at

Toys R Us: 15 percent off in-store purchases through Saturday.

Walgreens: 20 percent off eligible regular-price items Saturday for all veterans, military and their families with Balance Rewards card and proof of military service.

World Market: 25 percent off entire purchase through Nov. 12, in-store only.