UPDATED: Local businesses offering deals and discounts for Veterans Day
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IDAHO FALLS – Veterans Day is Wednesday, and businesses all over eastern Idaho are using the occasion to say “Thank you” to those who have served or are currently serving our country.
EastIdahoNews.com has compiled a list of local businesses offering deals and discounts for veterans.
This list — which is in no particular order — will be updated as we learn of more offers, and if you have any we’ve missed, please email email@example.com, or message us on the EastIdahoNews.com Facebook page.
AL’S SPORTING GOODS: Discounts on select items throughout the store with military ID.
APPLE ATHLETIC CLUB: Between now and Nov. 18, veterans and their families can enjoy a week of free membership at Apple Athletic Club.
APPLEBEE’S: U.S. veterans and active-duty military can get a free meal at Applebee’s in Idaho Falls on November 11. Proof of military service is required.
ASHLEY FURNITURE: Ashley Furniture is offering 40% off to vets with proof of service.
BUFFALO WILD WINGS: Buffalo Wild Wings is offering a free 10 piece boneless wings and fries meal.
CAFE RIO: Cafe Rio will be giving a 50% discount to military members on Veterans Day.
CAL RANCH: CAL Ranch is giving veterans a 10% discount on their purchases Monday.
CARIBE JERKY SHOP: Caribe Jerky Shop is offering 10% off on our hero jerky brand for our veterans using code VETERANS + free shipping in the Idaho Falls area
CHICK-FIL-A: All active duty, retired military personnel and veterans get a free chicken sandwich at Chick-Fil-A in Ammon Wednesday. Bring military ID or proof of service.
CHILI’S: Chili’s is offering one of six free appetizers or meals on their limited menu.
COSTCO: Military members and veterans can purchase Costco Membership Activation Certificates to join Costco as a new member and receive over $60 in savings. This offer is available year-round for all members of the United States Armed Forces, veterans, and their families. Get started by validating your status here.
DENNY’S: Free Build-your-own Grand Slam breakfast for all U.S. Veterans on Nov. 11 from 5 a.m. – 12 p.m. Available for active, non-active or retired military personnel with a valid Military ID.
DIXIE’S DINER: All active military, veterans and their spouses can get 20% off their purchase at Dixie’s Diner all day.
EAST IDAHO AQUARIUM: All veterans and military personnel receive free admission at East Idaho Aquarium Wednesday. Hours are 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
FAMOUS FOOTWEAR: Famous Footwear provides a 10% discount for vets and active military year-round.
FIREHOUSE SUBS: A portion of every purchase at any Firehouse Subs in the U.S. benefits the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation, allowing the Foundation to achieve its mission of providing lifesaving equipment, funding, support and education to first responders, military veterans and public safety organizations across the country. Funds collected from November 9-15 through Round Up, canister donations and recycled pickle bucket donations will support the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation Military Restricted Fund and assist with requests for adaptive tools, funding of programs, and services for the men and women of the uniformed armed services.
GARCIA’S: Garcia’s is offering free lunch or dinner for vets all day.
GERALDINE’S BAKE SHOPPE & DELI: Veterans who visit Geraldine’s Bake Shoppe & Deli in Chubbuck Wednesday will receive 10% off their order.
GOOD 2 GO: All veterans and active military will receive a free fountain drink at any Good 2 Go location Nov. 11.
GREAT CLIPS: Veterans who visit any Great Clips location Wednesday will receive a free haircut.
HEALING HANDS METAPHYSICAL STORE: Healing Hands offers veterans 10% off any purchase year-round.
HOME DEPOT: Home Depot provides discounts for veterans and active military year-round.
IDAHO YOUTH RANCH: Idaho Youth Ranch Thrift Stores is offering 20% off for veterans and active-duty military Nov. 11.
JAKERS: Jakers is offering up to 50% off a veteran’s meal.
JAVA EXPRESS: Veterans can get free coffee at Java Express for any cup valued up to $5.
KITTIE’S KITCHEN: Free lunch or dinner to veterans past and present at Kittie’s Kitchen in Blackfoot.
KNEADERS: Kneaders is offering free French toast. Seating is limited.
LITTLE CAESARS: During their normal lunch period (11 a.m. to 2 p.m.) Wednesday, this pizza place will be offering free HOT-N-READY Lunch Combos to veterans and military personnel who provide proof of service.
LOWE’S: Lowe’s provides discounts for veterans and active military year-round.
MACKENZIE RIVER: MacKenzie River is offering 25% off the total meal ticket.
MANWARING CHEESE & GELATO: Manwaring Cheese is honoring veterans by inviting those who have served to come into the store and get either a free small gelato or a free grilled cheese sandwich. Military ID required to redeem.
MERCURY COMPUTER: Mercury Computer is offering veterans 15% off personal PC repairs, plus waiving the diagnostic fee. This deal is going on now until the end of the month.
POCATELLO ANIMAL SHELTER: The Pocatello Animal Shelter is offering free adoptions for veterans and active military. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.
REAL DEALS: Real Deals in Pocatello is not open today, so it will be offering military deals all weekend. Show your military ID and get 20% off your favorite item.
REDD’S GRILL: Redd’s Grill in Idaho Falls and Rexburg is offering veterans 15% off any purchase until this Saturday.
REED’S DAIRY: Reed’s Dairy in Idaho Falls is inviting military veterans to enjoy a free waffle cone Wednesday, Nov. 11. “We appreciate your service and look forward to honoring you on this important day.”
RUSTY LANTERN DINER: In appreciation for your service, enjoy a complimentary meal of your choice at the Rusty Lantern Diner in Ucon.
SMITTY’S PANCAKE & STEAKHOUSE: Smitty’s is offering a free meal to all veterans this Wednesday. Proof of service is required.
SNAKE RIVER SOLACE: Snake River Solace, a CBD company, is offering Veternas Day discounts at both of our locations in Idaho Falls at 691 East Anderson and in Pocatello at 928 North Main. Must show proof of service or retired service member to receive a 40% discount on any item which can’t be combined with our in-store discounts.
SOAPY’S AUTO WASH: Soapys Auto Wash is offering all Vets a free car wash. Go to any Soaps and use a free wash token provided at the automatic wash bays.
SWEETO BURRITO: Sweeto Burrito in Idaho Falls offers a 10% discount to veterans 365 days a year.
TEXAS ROADHOUSE: Veterans can get a free meal voucher between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at Texas Roadhouse in Ammon Wednesday. The vouchers can be used anytime.
WENDY’S: Wendy’s is offering any breakfast combo for free. Small coffee only.