To show thanks for those who actively serve in the military or have retired from the armed forces, many restaurants and retailers offer Memorial Day military discounts. Shops nationwide are giving out everything from free donuts and reduced-priced meals for service members and their families to deep discounts on computers, household items, and clothing to remember and honor active military and veterans' service to this country.
Memorial Day 2018 Discounts for Military and Veterans
Don’t worry about searching for the best deals. You don’t need to spend your holiday weekend tracking the best discounts and ways to save. We did the hard work by gathering the best Memorial Day veterans discounts, so you can relax, enjoy your day, and decide where you want to visit or shop. Embrace the savings and support these restaurants and retailers! Then, check out the best Memorial Day furniture sales and Memorial Day appliance sales.
2. Memorial Day Military Discount — Home Depot
Home Depot not only offers regular military discounts at its home improvement store, it extends its discount during veterans holidays. The company offers a 10 percent discount of up to $500 to all active, reserve, retired, and disabled veterans and their family members with valid military IDs, every day of the week. All other military veterans get a 10 percent discount on Memorial Day, Veterans Day, and the Fourth of July. Home Depot representatives encourage customers to ask for a manager if an employee is unsure of what military discount applies to you.
3. Memorial Day Military Discount — Sherwin-Williams
In honor of Memorial Day and Military Appreciation Month, military and veterans get 10 percent off paints and stains throughout the month of May. Those on active duty, those in the reserves, or those who have previously served in the military, including ROTC, the Royal Canadian Navy, Canadian Army or Royal Canadian Air Force, or the spouse of someone currently serving, can take advantage of the discount. A valid military-issued ID must be presented at the time of the purchase.
5. Memorial Day Military Discount — Under Armour
To commemorate Memorial Day, military, veterans, and first responders get 15 percent off footwear and sports and casual apparel at Under Armour. The promotion expires May 29, 2018, and you must be able to show valid military identification. Also, don’t forget that Under Armour thinks about the military and veterans all year long by offering a regular 10 percent discount.
6. Memorial Day Military Discount — Lowe’s
Any military personnel who are active, reserve, retired, or disabled veterans (and their family members) get 10 percent off every day of the year if they have valid, government-issued military ID cards. If you are a veteran who is not active, reserve, retired, or disabled, you are eligible for the 10 percent discount on the weekends of Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Veterans Day. Lowe’s representatives request customers ask for a manager if an employee is unsure of what military discount applies to you.
10. Memorial Day Free Meals for Veterans — McCormick & Schmick’s
McCormick & Schmick’s is thanking veterans, active duty military, and Gold Star honorees (parents and spouses) with complimentary lunches or dinners. Those who visit must order from its special Memorial Day menu and show valid ID. Stop in McCormick & Schmick’s sister restaurants, Jake’s Grill McCormick & Kuleto’s, M&S Grill, and McCormick Fish House & Bar, to take advantage of the same offer. (If you'd like to give a gift to the whole family, purchase a McCormick & Schmick's gift card.)
11. Memorial Day Restaurant Specials 2018 — McAllister’s Deli
McAllister’s Deli is honoring veterans and those currently serving with a full meal. Visit one of its Saxton Group locations – Copperas Cove, Council Bluffs Enid, Killeen, Lawton, Manhattan, Midwest City, and Wichita Falls – on Memorial Day, and get a free entrée, drink, and dessert. No other purchase is required, and the offer works for uniformed military, veterans, active duty, and those with proof of service or a valid military ID.