HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) — Several businesses across the nation are thanking those who have served our country by providing them with discounts and freebies on this Veterans Day.
Keep in mind that most businesses require proof of military service, which can include a Military ID Card (active/reserve/retired), current Leave and Earnings Statement (LES), drivers license with Veterans Designation, photograph in uniform, wearing your uniform (if your service permits), Veterans Organization Card (e.g., American Legion and VFW), DD214, discharge paperwork, or other.
You are also advised to always call ahead to verify locations, dates, times, and participation. Remember, many of the companies listed are franchises and may have different policies.
Additional Hampton Roads-only offerings:
NORFOLK – Virginia Zoo
Free train rides for Military on Veterans Day, Tuesday, November 11
Bring a valid Military ID
CHESAPEAKE, VIRGINIA BEACH, YORKTOWN – Texas Roadhouse Free Lunch
Veterans and active duty military can enjoy a free lunch on Tuesday, November 11 at all three Hampton Roads locations
Choose from 10 entrees. Includes a beverage.
Guests must show proof of service.
VIRGINIA BEACH – Whole Foods Free Breakfast
Tuesday, November 11
1800 Laskin Road
For Veterans and their family members
Register here: www.wholefoodsvab.eventbrite.com