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Honor all vets: Special deals and events for Veterans Day

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AMC Theatres – AMC Stubs Members with a valid military I.D. can receive a FREE Large Popcorn all weekend long at participating theatres Friday, Nov. 8 – Monday, Nov. 11

Applebee’s – Restaurants across the country have opened their doors and welcomed veterans and active-duty military, serving them millions of free meals in honor of their service.
Veterans and active-duty military can choose their free meal from an exclusive menu of seven delicious entrées, including:
• Classic Bacon Cheeseburger
• 6 oz. USDA Select Top Sirloin
• Chicken Tenders Platter
• Double Crunch Shrimp
• Fiesta Lime Chicken
• Oriental Chicken Salad
• Three-Cheese Chicken Penne

bartaco – All active duty and retired military members with 20% off their bill from November 9 – November 11.

Boston Market – Special BOGO deal on Individual Meals. Buy any Individual Meal and a drink between November 11 – 12, and receive a free Individual Meal with the coupon available at BostonMarket.com.

Chimirri’s Italian Pastry Shoppe – In honor of Veterans Day during “Baking Heals,” Sunday, November 10, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Monday, November 11, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The pastry shopped will serve free coffee and slices of the original Hartford Cream Pie to all vets, active military and first responders. A portion of sales for both days will be donated to the Connecticut chapter of Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, a national organization that supports the physical and emotional well-being of disabled veterans through fly fishing, including activities, outings and education. Vets from Project Healing Waters will be on hand to say hello and demonstrate the the art of fly tying. For more information about the program, visit projecthealingwaters.org.

Free Haircuts – AMVETS POST 47 660 Wauregan Road, Brooklyn CT, 860-779-1116

Kohls – This Thursday, Nov. 7, through Monday, Nov. 11, Kohl’s is doubling its Military Monday discount to thank all active and former military personnel, veterans and their families for their selflessness and service to our nation. The 30% off in-store discount is double what Kohl’s offers year round for Military Mondays, where all active and former military personnel, veterans and their families receive a 15 percent in-store discount. Both discounts are valid in-store when customers show a valid Military ID, Military Dependent ID or Veteran ID at the point of purchase. Customers can ask an associate for details and exclusions.

Hamden – The Town of Hamden cordially invites any residents wishing to participate in this year’s Veteran’s Day ceremony to join Town Officials on Monday, November 11th,  at the Veterans Memorial Auditorium, Hamden Middle School, located at 2623 Dixwell Avenue, Hamden.

IKEA New Haven –Free meal, Saturday 11/9 to Monday 11/11. IKEA New Haven is pleased to invite Veterans to enjoy a complimentary meal in our restaurant during this special weekend. We’ll be offering Veterans a free combo meal (entrée, soup/side salad, fountain beverage), with proof of service. They can enjoy any entrée, hot or cold.  US stores only while supplies last.  No substitutions.  Maximum retail value is less than $15. A military ID card (active/reserve/retired), current leave and earnings Statement (LES), driver’s license with veteran’s designation, photograph in uniform, be wearing uniform (if your service permits), veteran’s organization card (e.g., American Legion, VFW), DD214, discharge paperwork, or other form of identification required to receive discount.  Not valid in locations without restaurants. Cannot be combined with coupons or other offers. See store or IKEA-USA.com for details.

On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina –  Monday, Nov. 11, all active and retired members of the U.S. military can receive a free meal that includes two items served with rice and beans. They can choose two from these options:

  • House Salad
  • Chicken Tortilla Soup
  • Seasoned Ground Beef Enchilada with chile con carne
  • Spinach and Mushroom Enchilada with sour cream sauce
  • Cheese and Onion Enchilada with chile con carne sauce
  • Chicken Tinga Enchilada with green chile or sour cream sauce
  • Seasoned Ground Beef Taco
  • Shredded Chicken Tinga Taco

Ninety Nine Restaurant & Pub – Offering veterans and active duty military a FREE entrée (with the purchase of any other entrée) on Veteran’s Day, Monday, November 11th from 11:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.  Veterans and active duty military can choose a free entrée from the ‘9 Real Size Entrees for $9.99’  Menu with the purchase of another entrée and with proof of service or a valid military ID such as:

-Braised Short Rib Tacos                -Twin Catch

-Southwest Fajita Chicken Bowl -New England Fried Shrimp

-Ranch Crusted Chicken                 -Chopped Grilled Angus

-Country Fried Chicken                  -Garlic Parmesan Chicken Mac & Cheese

-Sundried Tomato Chicken Kabobs

Texas Roadhouse– Veterans and active members of U.S. military across the country to enjoy FREE lunch on Monday, November 11.   All veterans, including all active, retired, or former U.S. military, can choose one of 10 entrees from our special Veterans Day menu, including a 6-ounce sirloin and two made-from-scratch sides plus a choice of any Coca-Cola product, sweet tea/iced tea or coffee during lunch. Proof of service includes military or VA card, or discharge papers.

AFC Urgent Care – New Britain, West Hartford, Danbury, Torrington & Vernon Locations, On Nov. 11, from 8 am – 8 pm they will be offering free flu shots to active and retired members of the military on Veterans Day.

  • 135 East Main Street in New Britain
  • 1030 Boulevard in West Hartford
  • 2 Main Street in Danbury
  • 100 Mill Plain Road in Danbury
  • 179 Talcottville Road in Vernon
  • 1171 East Main Street in Torrington

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts: Save up to 20% off, plus receive 500 Wyndham Rewards bonus points on stays now through Dec. 6, 2019. Discount available at participating hotels in the U.S. and CA across 17 brands, including household names like Super 8® by Wyndham and La Quinta® by Wyndham – both of which also offer preferred parking for active and retired military members. Learn more at www.wyndhamrewards.com/honorsmilitary.

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