Blog Posts tagged in "MilitaryBridge"

HAPPY 230TH BIRTHDAY U. S. COAST GUARD HISTORY The United States Coast Guard , one of the country's five armed services, is a unique agency of the federal government. We trace our history to 4 August 1790, when the first Congress authorized the construction of ten vessels to enforce tariff and trade laws and to prevent smuggling. Known variously through the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries as the Revenue Marine and the Revenue Cutter Service, we expanded in size and responsibilities as the nation grew. The service received its present name in 1915 under an act of Congress when the Rev... read more

Have you checked out QALO silicone rings? QALO is trendy, durable and perfect for an active lifestyle. QALO silicone rings provide a great alternative to typical engagement and wedding band rings. Not only does QALO offer wedding bands, they also offer great styles for everyday wear that can be customized to your liking. They also offer dog id tags and apparel. Some of our favorites are below! MILITARY DISCOUNT PROGRAM QALO is proud to show their appreciation and support of the military community through their generous Military Discount Program. Military Members save 15% at QALO.QALO also off... read more

Casper Mattress Company is Proud to Show their Support of the Military Community with alimited-time 20% Military Discount Program! Plus, an exclusive military offer for our followers! Disclaimer: MB participates in affiliate programs therefore these listings may contain affiliate links which means MB receives a commission when you purchase from some of the online retailers. Casper is changing the way the world and military families sleep with their groundbreaking mattress product line. What makes Casper mattresses different? The Wave Mattress-- Hyper-Targeted Support™ Pressure relief and extr... read more

Many families are turning to meal delivery services during the COVID-19 pandemic. I have always thought about giving a meal delivery service a try. The convenience and simplicity has really intrigued me. As I think back to what life used to be; busy with kids sports, work and homework. A meal delivery would have been a godsend. Now we are considering a meal delivery plan for an entirely different set of reasons, safety. Many are ordering food online so they don't have to go to the grocery stores. I don't know about you but the thought of not having to cook three meals a day sounds really good... read more

Military shoppers can sip, rip and win at their local Army & Air Force Exchange Service Subway restaurants—to the tune of $2 million. In honor of the Exchange’s 125 years of serving the military community, Subway will feature peel-and-win game pieces on cups at participating Exchange locations. Prizes in the “Sip. Rip. Ultimate Trip.” sweepstakes include dream vacations, shopping sprees, gift cards and more. “What better way to celebrate the Exchange’s anniversary than by giving away great prizes to our deserving service members, retirees and their families?” said Air Force Chief Master Sgt. ... read more

Walgreens has a long history of supporting the military and veteran community. This Fourth of July weekend, Walgreens is proud to offer special savings for military members, veterans and their families. From July 3-5, 2020, Walgreens brand items are 30% off, along with a large selection of other items available at 20% off. This includes all other brands that are owned by Walgreens. HOW TO RECEIVE YOUR MILITARY DISCOUNT In order to receive your military discount you must be active duty, guard, reserve, veterans, or a dependent that can show proof of service. You also MUST HAVE a BalanceRewards... read more

In Honor of Fourth of July, Papa John's of Hampton Roads teams up with MilitaryBridge to GIVEAWAY (4) FREE ONE TOPPING, LARGE PIZZAS to MB followers (ONE WINNER PER PIZZA). Contestdates are July 1, 2020-July 4, 2020 (ends July 4 at 12 am EST) Papa John's has a long history of showing their support to the military community and look forward to helping families with free pizzas to celebrate military service. CONTEST RUN:July 1, 2020-July 4,2020 (Contest ends at12:00am EST July 4) The winner of this Giveaway will be able to redeem their pizza at any of the 27 Hampton Roads Locations Only (Not el... read more

This is such an amazing program! Below are the details from Operation Homefront: Registration is NOW OPEN for the 2020 Back-to-School Brigade events! Operation Homefront is honored to be able to provide school supplies to our military families and help in any way that they can. Please note that this event is for DEERS enrolled military dependent children only who will be in Kindergarten through 12th grade for the 2020-2021 school year. *Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Operation Homefront is taking extra steps to ensure safety for military families. They will be following local, federal and CDC ... read more

Happy 245th Birthday United States Army Two hundred forty-five years ago, our nation's leaders established the Continental Army. Today, the Army is the strategic landpower of the joint force; called upon to prevent, shape, and win against our adversaries. The U.S. Army's 245th Birthday is June 14, 2020, a day we celebrate the Total Army Force comprised of multi-component Soldiers and Department of the Army Civilians and their contributions to national defense. The American Soldier trains, deploys, engages, and destroys enemies of the United States in combat operations as the world's premier l... read more

If you are a fitness enthusiast and love comfort, quality and stylish clothing and gear, you are going to love the HYLETE brand. ABOUT HYLETE HYLETE offers an extensive line of men's and women's apparel, backpacks, and cross-training shoes. HYLETE is committed to providing high-quality products for a community of dedicated fitness enthusiasts. HYLETE is a community driven brand that is dedicated to innovation, quality, and an energy equally focused on inspiring the well-being of the community. Join their community by sharing your training moments with the hashtag #HYLETEnation #HYLETESalutes ... read more

FOR THAT SPECIAL SUPERHERO IN YOUR LIFE Father's Day is a day to celebrate the role that Father's play in children's lives worldwide. Father's Day is celebrated in the United States on the third Sunday in June. This year it falls on June 21, 2020. This Father's Day is the perfect day to show that special Dad in your life how much he is loved. Many families love to honor their Dad with a special day off, gift or fun outing together. MB has put together a curated list of favorites for that special Military Dad in your life including great military discounts to help you save while celebrating. D... read more

FEATURED--SPONSORED *MB participates in affiliate programs therefore we may receive a small commission when you make purchases from our links, helping us continue to bring you awesome deals* Under Armour: UA has increased their military discount program to 40% off for Military! GET THIS DEAL Studio SWEAT onDEMAND: is offering a 50% Military Discount on their monthly or annual fitness streaming subscriptions. GET THIS DEAL HYLETE: In honor of Military Appreciation Month, HYLETE, the fitness training lifestyle brand launches a 40% plus additional 10% military discount with code. GET THIS DEAL W... read more

I am a huge vineyard vines fan. I love their graphic t-shirts and hoodies. Plus, you have got to love the whale logo. I am loving their Red, Whale & Blue line filled with patriotic tees, hats, and pullovers. vineyard vines , the popular Martha's Vineyard retailer known for preppy clothing for men, women and children, is proud to show their support of the military community through their military discount program & partnerships with military-related organizations such as K9s For Warriors. Big news coming today from vineyard vines, they are increasing their Military Discount program to 50% off ... read more

Brooklyn Bedding has been making mattresses since 1995, nearly 20 years longer than most internet mattress retailers. Their longevity has been key to their continued success as not only a top retailer but one of the top manufacturers of private label mattresses nationwide. Brooklyn Bedding is known for affordable luxury, quality craftsmanship, satisfaction guaranteed and the made in America label. WHAT TO EXPECT 120-NIGHT TRIAL We’re so committed to helping you get the best sleep ever from your mattress purchase, we offer a 120-night risk-free comfort trial. FREE SHIPPING & RETURNS Free shipp... read more

Myprotein has announced several new military initiatives this Military Appreciation Month in an effort to show their support of the Military Community: Myprotein is giving away a $150 gift code to be used on Myprotein's website. The giveaway will run on MilitaryBridge starting May 20, 2020-May 31, 2020. MB will select (1) winner at random on June 1, 2020. (Enter below) Myprotein has also launched a limited-time Military Discount offer exclusively on MilitaryBridge. Military members, veterans and their families enjoy a 41% military discount off RRP by entering the PROMO CODE: BRIDGE41 at check... read more

Huge Savings from Mattress Firm this May, plus a Military Discount! *This is a sponsored blog post, but all opinions are my own* It is no secret, Mattress Firm understands the importance of a good night sleep, they have been the leader in the mattress industry for many years. Mattress Firm takes special pride in helping military members & their families sleep easier and more comfortable at night. Our military keeps our country safe at night helping us sleep easier, now Mattress Firm hopes to help our military sleep easier with a comfortable and affordable new mattress. Mattress Firm is excite... read more

T oday is Armed Forces Day, May 16, 2020 May is a month dedicated to honoring and showing appreciation for our military both past and present. Take a moment this month and THANK a military person you know. May 1-31st, 2020 isNational Military Appreciation Month. Congress designated May as National Military Appreciation Month in 1999 to ensure the nation was given the opportunity to publically demonstrate their appreciation for the sacrifices and successes made by our service members - past and present. Each year the president makes a proclamation, reminding Americans of the important role the... read more

Pura Vida, the brand behind the brightly colored bracelets for a cause is offering our MilitaryBridge followers special military savings on your purchase! We are excited to announce that our followers will now save 10% off your entire order when you purchase $30+ with the promo code: PURAVIDA10 If you aren't familiar with Pura Vida, you will quickly become obsessed with their vibrant colored bracelets and jewelry. Pura Vida (aka: Live Free) not only has beautiful jewelry, they also have a pretty incredible story. Founded in Costa Rica, Pura Vida Bracelets provides sustainable jobs to 800+ art... read more

May 13 has been proclaimed Children of Fallen Patriots Day. This is a day to salute the sacrifice of military children who have lost a parent in the line of duty. May 13 was selected as Children of Fallen Patriots Day because it is also the day Arlington National Cemetery was established in 1864 which signifies a final resting place for war heroes. Too often, the tremendous sacrifice of surviving military families is overlooked, which is why Children of Fallen Patriots Day was created. It is a day to honor and raise awareness of the sacrifices children of the fallen face. Resources available ... read more

Military spouses often are the family's chief financial officer. From managing permanent-change-of-station moves to unexpected emergencies and changes in pay, there is little doubt about the importance of understanding the unique circumstances of managing personal finances in the military life. In recognition of military spouses and the important role they have in keeping the force financially ready, The Department of Defense Office of Financial Readiness introduces MilSpouse Money Mission, a new financial education resource just for military spouses. MilSpouse Money Mission is the DOD's prim... read more

MILITARY APPRECIATION MONTH GIVEAWAYS Studio SWEAT onDEMAND & Spinning® GIVEAWAY--ENDS MAY 31, 2020 11:59 EST Enter to win: One-year membership to Studio SWEAT onDemand Tablet mount, bike computer to track RPMs, distance, heart rate & more provided by SSoD A1 Spinning® Bike Shipping is included Giveaway non-transferable Enter the giveaway below! Don't forget to partake in the extra social sharing options for even more entries!! NIXPLAY DISCOUNT & GIVEAWAY Nixplay is offering up to 30% off on select frames for a limited time. GET THIS DEAL Nixplay & MilitaryBridge have teamed up this Military ... read more

ABCmouse.com can provide an excellent resource for families during these challenging times of COVID-19. If your children are virtual learning or you are concerned that they may get behind in their learning, ABCmouse can help. ABCmouse.com is an award-winning learning academy which provides learning opportunities for kids ages 2-8 and their Adventure Academy for kids ages 8-13. Here's what you'll find for kids ages 2-8: Full online curriculum that is easy to use Reading Math Science Art & colors Over 8,000 learning activities & 850 lessons Games, music, videos and more to keep your kids engage... read more

NATIONAL MILITARY APPRECIATION MONTH DISCOUNTS & GIVEAWAYS FOR MAY 1-31, 2020 This Military Appreciation Month will be much different than years past where businesses nationwide celebrate the Armed Forces with special discounts and freebies. This month, we will not be able to enjoy the free weekend to amusement parks, tourist attractions, zoos or restaurants. We will not be able to enjoy the large celebrations such as Fleet Week or the Patriotic Festivals. Before we get to down and out, let's not forget what we are trulycelebrating this Military Appreciation Month, after all it's not all abou... read more

Military Spouse Appreciation Day~May 8, 2020 Every year on the Friday before Mother's Day, we as a country celebrate Military Spouses nationwide. Military Spouse Appreciation Day is a day to recognize the strength, sacrifices and commitment of military spouses in the United States of America. President Ronald Reagan recognized the profound importance of spouse commitment to the readiness and well-being of military members and declared May 23, 1984 the first Military Spouse Day with Proclamation 5184, dated April 17, 1984. The US Secretary of Defense, Caspar Weinberger standardized the date by... read more

Looking to plan future R & R? Caesars Entertainment Hotels are offering HUGE SAVINGS for Military! Military Appreciation Month Flash Sale (offer ends May 8, 2020) Caesars Entertainment is going big to show their support of the military community this Military Appreciation Month by increasing their everyday Military Discount for verified military to 20% off the lowest available rate . This is for a limited time, book your stay and receive additional savings off their already great rates. Blackout dates may apply. Must be 21 years or older to book. Offer subject to change at any time. Click the... read more

It's Military Appreciation Month at Peninsula Hardwood Mulch! In Honor of Military Appreciation Month, Peninsula Hardwood Mulch has increased their Everyday 5% Military Discount to 10% for the month of May! Just in time for Summer projects! (This offer cannot be combined with any other offers and is valid on pick-up or delivery) Thank You For Your Service To Our Country! Peninsula Hardwood Mulch, Inc. is a locally owned, family business. We are a landscape supply company that has been in business since September of 1987. Peninsula Hardwood Mulch, Inc. has added many new products to our alread... read more

At IdealShape the mission is to assist individuals in transforming their mind and body for life, by using brain training, nutrition, and exercise. IdealShape does this by connecting experts and individuals in a community that fosters success. Using a unique weight loss plan, IdealShape is designed to use a combination of meal replacement shakes, supplementation, and motivational CD's and Books for permanent weight loss and healthy living. Shop Meal Replacement Shakes, Bundles and Weight Loss Plans and stay connected through their blog and social media channels. MILITARY DISCOUNT PROGRAM Ideal... read more

MilitaryBridge is excited to partner withIdealFit™, the leader in women's sports nutrition. In honor of Military Appreciation Month,IdealFit™ kicks of an extra 25% military discount only available on MilitaryBridge with a special coupon code. This military discount is available for a limited-time in appreciation of military service. ABOUT IdealFit™ After years of seeing the sports nutrition market dominated by supplements designed for men, we realized that it was time to create an alternative. In 2015 we created IdealFit™, a line of supplements designed by women, for women, with your fitness ... read more

IdealRaw is an organic line of supplements. IdealRaw is Totally Natural and Totally Delicious! The creators of IdealRaw know organic products can sometimes taste...less than delicious. They wanted a protein shake that was completely natural and totally delicious. That's why they created IdealRaw Protein. The best tasting organic shake on the planet! By only using real, quality ingredients, (that you can actually pronounce) IdealRaw Protein gets rid of all the extra sugars, chemicals, and other bad stuff to reveal the best, cleanest protein shake for you and your family. IdealRaw is certified ... read more

Nauticus offers several ways to stay connected to the museum and Battleship Wisconsin during COVID-19. Did you know that Nauticus offers awesome Virtual Adventures that you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home? No matter where you live, you can gather the kids and join Nauticus for an engaging and informal learning nautical adventure! Nauticus virtual adventures include STEM-related activities, science experiments, battleship trivia, sailing skills and more! Visit Nauticus on their Virtual Adventure page on their website to check out their daily opportunities! NAUTICUS VIRTUAL ADVENTUR... read more

The DAV Thrift Stores are back opening following their closure due to COVID-19. For DAV Thrift Stores, safety is their number one concern. They are following guidelines to operate under safe conditions. All locations in Hampton Roads are allowing only a certain number of patrons in the store at a time. They also request that one wears a mask when shopping at the store. The DAV Thrift Stores have served the Hampton Roads community for more than 30 years. With eight locations, all proceeds generated from store sales, through your donations, stay local. Shop your local store or donate your gentl... read more

Mission BBQ has a long history of supporting the military community through their Military Appreciation Days and Hiring Veterans Initiative. Even during difficult times with COVID-19, social distancing and dine-in being closed--MISSION BBQ still rises up to show their support of the Military Community. In honor of National Military Appreciation Month, Mission BBQ is Honoring The Military Community With Military Appreciation Days Offering A Free Sandwich! Mission BBQ is celebrating our Military Heroes for a whole week, leading up to Armed Forces Day, Saturday, May 16th. Come enjoy a FREE sandw... read more

Mother's Day (May 10, 2020) and Military Spouse Appreciation Day (May 8, 2020), are right around the corner. Mother's Day is a time to celebrate moms everywhere for all they do day in and day out. Especially during times of social distancing, virtual learning, and working from home, many moms are working overtime. Now more than ever moms could use a day of pampering. You can't go wrong with a beautiful bouquet of flowers. FTD has a huge selection of bright, colorful flowers or beautiful curated gift baskets. FTD has been a leader in the floral industry for over 100 years. MilitaryBridge follo... read more

In honor of Military Appreciation Month, Studio SWEAT onDemand and Spinning® are going big to show their gratitude for the Military Community! Studio SWEAT onDemand is proud to show their support of the men and women in uniform that sacrifice so much for our country. The team at SSoD, realize that now more than ever, people need a workout solution from home. The time couldn't be more perfect to team up with Spinning® and MilitaryBridge in honor of Military Appreciation Month. Here's the giveaway --Enter to win a one-year fitness streaming membership to Studio SWEAT onDemand, a tablet mount an... read more

Finally, there are some options available for face coverings that are stylish. It seems as though we will be wearing face coverings for quite some time and some stores are now requiring it. So, why not sport your favorite sport team? Fanatics was spot on when they decided to produce face coverings with your favorite sports logo. It is also awesome to note that proceeds from the sale of licensed face coverings will be donated to a non-profit. All sport organizations (NFL, NBA, NHL, MLS, WNBA) have selected different non-profit to donate proceeds. The face coverings are made of 3 ply cotton, in... read more

MilitaryBridge & Nixplay partner for a special giveaway for the month of May in honor of Military Appreciation Month! Nixplay is a new age, connected, digital photo frame. A Nixplay digital photo frame allows you to upload photos directly from Facebook, Instagram, Picasa, Dropbox, Email and your Mobile Phones onto your frame. Nixplay is revolutionizing the way you manage, share and view your photos, ensuring you the best photo experience in today's digitally connected age. Nixplay Cloud Frames aims to connect you to your loved ones. Nixplay understands the unique challenges that military fami... read more

We are calling on all of our warriors to consider joining the #GivingTuesdayMilitary movement Tuesday, May 5, 2020. You may have heard of the global day of giving and unity called #GivingTuesday. As an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19, #GivingTuesdayNow & #GivingTuesdayMilitary will take place on May 5, 2020 as well asregularly scheduled, December 1, 2020. In 2019,Jessica Manfre, Samantha Gomolka, and Maria Reedmet in Washington DC for the first time in May of 2019 as all three represented their respective branch at the Armed Forces Insurance (AFI) Military Spou... read more

Under Armour has a long history of military support through their military discount program and veteran-themed clothing line. Under Armour is one of those brands stepping up amidst difficult times and offering additional support. Under Armour has announced the increase of their Military Discount Program to 40% off for Military . This discount has also been extended to First Responders, EMT, Teachers and Medical Professionals. **To receive your Military Discount--Click PROMO CODE or DISCOUNTS in Checkout--CLICK TROOP ID--your discount will be taken off after verifcation** This offer will end J... read more

Samsung is proud to show their support of the men and women in uniform by offering exclusive savings for Military Discount Program Members. Your military discount can be combined with most offers. Plus, it's easy to shop with no discount code required. Military save as much as 30% when shopping online at Samsung! Samsung also offers free 1-and 2-day shipping, extended returns, and financing options to fit your needs. In order to start saving with your Military Discount you will need to register with a qualifying Military Email Address. This will enroll you into the Samsung Military Discount P... read more

ALL MILITARY RECEIVE A DISCOUNT ON LENOVO PURCHASES Lenovo is proud to offer special discounts* on your entire purchase for Active Military, Reservists, Veterans, and immediate family members. Shipping to an APO/FPO/DPO address? No problem! Lenovo has partnered with APO Box for a full service solution. Simply sign up for a free account to get started. Benefits Include: Free Shipping 7% OFF ON VIRTUALLY ALL LENOVO PRODUCTS Discounts applied in addition to instant savings and on-site and affiliate coupons. Choose Military Discount in the cart. What you'll find at Lenovo USA: PC & Tablets Phones... read more

Military & Vets Save 25% on SiriusXM service! SiriusXM Radio salutes the Military with a 25% Military Discount for the life of your subscription! Get over 140 channels of amazing commercial-free music, plus talk, sports, comedy, news, and more. SiriusXM has different packages for different streaming and listening needs. Not sure and want to give it a try first? SiriusXM offers a 3 month trial on outside the car streaming. Get set-up here ! *MB participates in affiliate programs therefore we may receive a small commission when you make purchases from our links, helping us continue to bring you... read more

Mother's Day & Military Spouse Appreciation Day are right around the corner and if you are looking for the perfect gift with just the right message, check out Life is Good Mother's Day Gift Guide along with some of our favorites below. LIFE IS GOOD MILITARY DISCOUNT PROGRAM AVAILABLE ON MILITARYBRIDGE Friends, we are so excited to be able to bring you exclusive Military Discounts from amazing brands. We are thrilled to announce that we have partnered with Life is Good to offer a 20% Military Discount available on MilitaryBridge. Not only do we love the Life is Good brand, we also love their m... read more

If you are an outdoors person at heart, chances are you own a piece of Columbia clothing. Our family loves everything outdoors from hiking to skiing and Columbia is my go-to store for all of my outdoor needs. I also love casual and comfortable clothing and Columbia fits the bill. This is why I am so excited to announce that MilitaryBridge is bringing additional savings for our military followers! MILITARY DISCOUNT Columbia has always had a very generous military discount program in-store. However, for those who want the convenience of shopping online, MilitaryBridge followers can save even mo... read more

Dell is proud to show their support of the military community with their Dell Military Discount Program. Military & Veterans can save 10% off PCs and Electronics Why Dell for military? Best price guarantee Price Match Guarantee Get the best price on PCs from Dell.com with exclusive military discounts and a 30-day Price Match Guarantee. Learn more Dell Advantage Loyalty Program Dell Advantage Loyalty Program Military can earn up to 6% back in rewards*^, free expedited delivery, and access to exclusive offers. Learn more Electronics and accessories discounts Dell Preferred Account Increase your... read more

Carhartt Military Discount Program Carhartt proudly supports verified members of the Military community (e.g. Active Duty, Veterans, Retirees, Military Spouses and Military Family Members) by providing a 25% discount on apparel and accessories. To receive this exclusive offer simply click on the ** Troop ID button during checkout** and follow the steps to verify your eligibility. Once your profile is validated the discount will be applied directly to your current order. Carhartt is a favorite among many. They have had a strong following since their launch over 100 years ago! Pretty impressive... read more

Did you know that Belk offers a military discount every Tuesday both online and in-store? What is even better is this military discount is available on regular and sale price purchases, some restrictions do apply. You can find all your favorite brands at Belk from vineyard vines to Lilly Pulitzer to Under Armour to Coach. Belk has something for everyone! You can shop women, men, juniors, kids, beauty, shoes, handbags, jewelry, home, bed and bath & special savings. The best apart about shopping at Belk is the savings, add the military discount on top of that for even more money back in your po... read more

Looking to plan a Las Vegas getaway? Military Save at Sahara Las Vegas! MILITARY DISCOUNT PROGRAM Military personnel, first responders, and veterans — SAHARA Las Vegas thanks you. Save an additional 10% off the lowest rate with rate code HEROES. Book online today! Additionally, save 25% off Food and Beverage* and 10% off entertainment. Must book restaurant and entertainment reservations through concierge (702.761.7080 or 800.634.6411 for toll-free). Now with a flexible 24-hour cancellation policy. Because we understand, plans can change. ABOUT SAHARA LAS VEGAS SAHARA LAS VEGAS epitomizes the ... read more

This post is sponsored by Purple . As always, all opinions are entirely my own. Military families lead busy lives and getting every ounce of quality sleep is super important in functioning day in and day out. If you are sick of tossing and turning every night and waking up with a backache, this post is for you! There is new technology availableto help you sleep better than you ever imagined. Check out The Purple® Mattres s , known as, "The bed that broke the internet". This innovative mattress and product line are rocking the way people sleep! Let's dig intothe mattress line and see what make... read more

Casper Mattress Company is Proud to Show their Support of the Military Community with a 15% Military Discount Program! Disclaimer: MB participates in affiliate programs therefore these listings may contain affiliate links which means MB receives a commission when you purchase from some of the online retailers. Casper is changing the way the world and military families sleep with their groundbreaking mattress product line. What makes Casper mattresses different? The Wave Mattress-- Hyper-Targeted Support™ Pressure relief and extra support at 36 specific points for better sleep Endorsed by the ... read more

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of GelPro . All opinions are my own. Like most military families, our life is busy. My husband and I both work full-time with two beautiful children. Our days are filled with work, after school activities, sports, homework and duties around the house. Our routine is, shall I say, routine.....at the end of a long day it's time for homework and dinner. The kids will sit at the kitchen table as I prepare dinner, being available for any questions they may have. When I got the opportunity to do a review on GelPro anti-fatigue mats on my website Mili... read more

Extended Stay is a great option for your next PCS move, TDY, or family vacation: Why Extended Stay America hotel suites make sense: All hotels are registered with CCR as a U.S. government contractor and are FEMA-approved. Everything you need for comfort and convenience is right there: fully equipped kitchens, on-site laundry, weekly housekeeping, flat-screen TV with premium channels, free WI-FI Internet, and free grab-and-go breakfasts every morning. All locations are pet-friendly Spacious suites beat renting: No lease or security deposit is required for any length of stay and all utilities a... read more

Many families are turning to meal delivery services during the COVID-19 pandemic. I have always thought about giving a meal delivery service a try. The convenience and simplicity has really intrigued me. As I think back to what life used to be; busy with kids sports, work and homework. A meal delivery would have been a godsend. Now we are considering a meal delivery plan for an entirely different set of reasons, safety. Many are ordering food online so they don't have to go to the grocery stores. I don't know about you but the thought of not having to cook three meals a day sounds really good... read more

Tuft & Needle is saluting military members with special savings off their popular mattresses! Tuft & Needle was founded in 2012 by two software engineers from Silicon Valley who were fed up with the lack of transparency and fairness in the mattress industry. Inspired by a terrible mattress-shopping experience, co-founder JT and Daehee launched Tuft & Needle in 2012 to change the way mattresses were designed and sold. They looked at everything they hated about the mattress industry, and realized they could fix everything. T&N started a revolution by turning the focus back to the customer with ... read more

Exciting news from Tutor.com for U.S. Military Families!!! More people are now eligible to use the Tutor. com for U.S. Military Families™ program!!! To support DoD personnel and their families who are being impacted by COVID-19 disruptions, the Department of Defense MC&FP has temporarily expanded coverage of the Tutor. com for U.S. Military Families™ program to include all Active Duty, National Guard, Reserve, and Wounded Warrior service members; DoD civilian personnel; and all of their dependent children and spouses! Survivors of KIA service members plus ROTC, NROTC, and DoD Service Academy ... read more

Happy 72nd Birthday to the Air Force Reserve History of the Air Force Reserve via afreserve.com Since President Harry S. Truman called for the formation of the Air Force Reserve in 1948, it has been a critical part of the nation's defense. Its mission is to provide combat ready forces to Fly, Fight and Win. Operating in various locations around the world, the Air Force Reserve has evolved from a "stand by" force for emergencies into a Major Command (MAJCOM) of the Active Duty Air Force. The Air Force Reserve currently performs about 20 percent of the work of the Air Force, including tradition... read more

APRIL IS DESIGNATED THE MONTH OF THE MILITARY CHILD ~A MONTH TO HONOR & CELEBRATE THE SACRIFICES, RESILIENCE AND COURAGE OF OUR MILITARY KIDDOS~ This year will be different than years past with social distancing and virtual learning. But, we can still celebrate our brave and resilient military kids. April 15th is designated Purple Up Day in HQ, Americas, Europe & Pacific. Why Purple Up Day? By wearing purple, it is a visible show of support for military kids nationwide. The color purple symbolizes "joint" in the military world, meaning "all services." In the world of color, if you combine Arm... read more

We are excited to announce our partnership with Studio Sweat onDemand, the premier online fitness streaming company. I was introduced to SSOD a couple years ago when our spin class was cancelled at our local military base due to budget cuts. I decided to buy a Spinning bike, the brand used on base along with a one-year membership to SSOD, a recommendation from a trainer. It was one of the best decisions of my life. The team at SSOD is amazing. The convenience of streaming awesome workouts with the community feel has been a blessing. I am very excited to share this opportunity with fellow mili... read more

(News Release Exchange) Heroes come in all sizes, and the Army & Air Force Exchange Service is celebrating the youngest among us throughout April, the Month of the Military Child. (Image courtesy of Exchange) With the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Exchange has implemented new strategies to bring the fun to military children all over the world by taking the celebration online. The Exchange is leaning forward to salute military kids for their courage, resiliency and service—because they serve, too. “Sometimes the sacrifices of military kids aren’t as visible as those of their parents,” said Ai... read more

APRIL IS DESIGNATED THE MONTH OF THE MILITARY CHILD ~A MONTH TO HONOR & CELEBRATE THE SACRIFICES, RESILIENCE AND COURAGE OF OUR MILITARY KIDDOS~ This year will be different than years past with social distancing and virtual learning. But, we can still celebrate our brave and resilient military kids. Learn more about Month of the Military Child below. History of Month of the Military Child (Via U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity ) April is designated as the Month of the Military Child, underscoring the important role military children play in the armed forces community. Sponsored by... read more

Virginia Living Museum is one of our families most favorite places to visit in Hampton Roads. We have been visiting for years. The Coronavirus pandemic has led many museums, amusement parks, retail to close their doors due to social distancing. Many businesses have found ways to stay connected to their patrons during this difficult time. I absolutely love what the VLM is doing. We are getting an inside glimpse into things about the museum we would normally not be able to experience. There is always a silver lining. Here is what Virginia Living Museum is doing to stay connected Visit us VIRTUA... read more

Blue Star Family Members Receive Free Subscription to Headspace, A Meditation App It is proven that one of the best ways to reduce stress is through mediation. Our world is definitely living in unprecedented times as we are facing changes to our day to day life. A membership to Headspace could be just what you need to help alleviate the stress. Meditation is not just for adults but children as well. This is a great opportunity to give it a try for free. Headspace has generously offered Blue Star Families Members free subscriptions. This app might become some of the most relaxing10 minutes of ... read more

**Important update: Due to recent health concerns with Coronavirus, Kings Dominion will delay their opening day to April 4th. Stay tuned for any further updates** What's in Store at Kings Dominion for 2020----Four Seasons of Fun, Attractions & Military Discounts! We've got the highlights for you. It'll be a great season at Kings Dominion with lots of fantastic attractions and the third season of WinterFest. Opening Day is March 28, 2020 with a limited schedule. Check out the highlights of what's in store for 2020! What's in Store at Kings Dominion for 2020 New area coming in 2020--Coconut Sho... read more

Pcsing to Hampton Roads and looking for a realtor? Buying or selling your home is one of the biggest decisions you will makethereforefinding the right realtor is the first step to success. With the influx of realtors it can often be overwhelming to know who will be the right fit for you. We are hoping that this resource can help! We have narrowed down thefieldof realtors by creating this list of recommended realtors in Hampton Roads. These realtors have been recommended in our MilitaryBridge Hampton Roads Facebook Group , you should join if you haven't already :). We asked our group of milita... read more

Looking For Spring & Summer Fun That Won't Break The Bank? SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment is Proud to Support the Military Community through their Waves of Honor Program Offering Free Admission One Time Per Year! SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment has had a long history of supporting the military community through this Military Initiative and for that we are grateful. Waves of Honor This program offers any active duty military, reservist or National Guardsman ONE FREE ADMISSION each yearand up to three direct dependents at the following Seaworld Parks & Entertainment Amusement Parks. Many of the ... read more

We're excited to announce the opening of registration forOperation Homefront's1st Holiday Meals for Military event of 2020: Cracker Barrel Heat n ‘Serve Easter Family Meal To-Go and Food Lion Meals for Military! Cracker Barrel Meals for Military Cracker Barrel and Operation Homefront are partnering to celebrate military families this Easter by providing 1000 families complimentary Heat n ’Serve Easter Family Meals To-Go at 38 Cracker Barrel Old Country Store locations. You can find the list of locations here https://www.operationhomefront.org/event/lis t . Note: Meals will be distributed on G... read more

What's new in 2020 at Hersheypark! Plus, don't miss out on Hersheypark's Military Appreciation Weekend in April. SUMMER 2020 TO MARK OPENING OF ALL-NEW HERSHEY’S CHOCOLATETOWN REGION There is no better time than now to plan a summer getaway to Hershey, Pa., as Hersheypark amusement park prepares to open Hershey’s Chocolatetown, an all-new region where guests can play, eat, shop and gather, this summer. Hersheypark has launched ticket and lodging offers that reflect the best price and rates of summer, so guests can buy now and save on a visit during the biggest summer ever. HERSHEY’S CHOCOLATE... read more

Please join The Greene Turtle Hampton on February 16, 2020, as they host a fundraising event for fallen police officer Katie Thyne and her 2 year-old daughter. Our community mourns the death of Katie Thyne. On January 23, 2020, just prior to 7pm, one of Newport News Police officers, Katie Thyne, was dragged by a seven-time felon and killing her by crashing into a tree with her stuck in the door. Katie Thyne was a 24-year-old mother to a beautiful two-year old, Raegan. She was a member of our Police Department and was only on the street for less than 4 months after being released from Field Tr... read more

Folds of Honor Scholarship Application Now Open! About Folds of Honor Our Mission~Since 2007, the Folds of Honor has carried forth this singular, noble mission. To provide educational scholarships to spouses and children of America’s fallen and disabled service-members. Our motto says it best. Honor Their Sacrifice. Educate Their Legacy. For the pastseveral years, CORT has been a proud partner and supporter of the Folds of Honor Foundation, with the mission of providing education through scholarships to spouses and children of soldiers lost or severely disabled in service to our country. Lear... read more

**Important update: Due to the current health concerns with Coronavirus, NMFA will postponetheir Operation Purple programming through May 30.They have not yet made a decision abouttheir programs beginning May 31 and will update you with more information as soon asit's available** Great news for Military Kiddos, the National Military Family Association has announced the 2020 Operation Purple Camp locations and dates! Since 2004, Operation Purple Camp has served over 64,000 Military Kids. Operation Purple Camp is a free week long camp available to military children from all military branches. O... read more

Join Rebounderz Newport News Saturday, February 1, 2020 from 4PM to 11PM for their Grand Re-Opening Celebration! In case you didn't know, Rebounderz Newport News has been undergoing a major renovation. Rebounderz has completely remodeled the facility and added on some pretty awesome new attractions. Don't miss the grand re-opening Saturday, February 1st! If you can't make their Grand Re-Opening, they have a soft opening January 25-31st, hours can be found here . Rebounderz Indoor Trampoline Park and Family Fun Center is Newport News' premiere family entertainment facility and is the best plac... read more

The 2-Park Preschool Pass is back for 2020 at Busch Gardens Williamsburg & Water Country USA This is such a fantastic deal! Below check out all the details of the offer and be sure to register & activate by visiting the park by May 31, 2020! Busch Gardens Williamsburg + Water Country USA 2-Park Preschool Pass Kids (ages 3 - 5) play free this summer with a Preschool Pass Busch Gardens ® Williamsburg and Water Country USA ® bring out the kid in all of us, so why not experience the fun with your little ones, too. The 2-Park Preschool Pass offers unlimited admission to both our theme park and wat... read more

Military members, don't miss the 2020 Waste Management Tournament in Phoenix, Arizona-- January 27, 2020-February 2, 2020 The Waste Management Phoenix Open has been touted as one of the liveliest and most popular events in the PGA. It is known for it's large and lively crowds, caddie races, and rock concerts. It's sort of known as a big party yet itss really a golf tournament. It's definitely on my bucket list of PGA tournaments to attend. For 19 years, the tournament host, The Thunderbirds have been proud to show their appreciation of military service in offering free admission. The Thunderb... read more

BUSCH GARDENS WILLIAMSBURG OPENING DAY MARCH 15, 2020 From thrilling coasters to world-class entertainment, there is something for everyone at Busch Gardens® Williamsburg. Travel at speeds of up to 73 mph with Pantheon, the world’s fastest multi-launch coaster. Opening in the spring of 2020, Pantheon will feature two inversions, four launches and a 95-degree drop. Make memories in the Sesame Street® Forest of Fun™, a family friendly area that Elmo, Cookie Monster and other Sesame Street friends all call home. Fright into the night with haunted houses, scare zones and more at Howl-O-Scream®. C... read more

OPEN HOUSE JANUARY 26, 2020 It’s Admission Season at HRA! Join Hampton Roads Academy, an independent, college-prep school for students in Pre-Kindergarten (age 3) through grade12, for an Open House on January 26 at 2 p.m. Tour HRA's new Lower School Wing and Dining Hall, meet faculty and students, visit classrooms and learn what it’s like to be part of the HRA community. HRA is proud to have many military families a part of their community. Is your child inspired every day? Check out Hampton Roads Academy during this Admission Season! Hampton Roads Academy is a "rolling admission" school and ... read more

TaxSlayer Military Discount Offer The TaxSlayer military offer includes: FREE federal Return for Military. Everything you need to file your federal tax return for $0. Prepare, print, and e-file Start, prepare, and file your federal return with confidence. Plus switching is easy – upload a return from another tax service. All deductions & credits Get all the tax breaks you deserve – children or dependents, homeowners, retirement income, interest, dividends, investments and more. All income types Tax filing for all tax situations – no forced upgrades or form restrictions. Everything you need in... read more

Looking for a great way to show Deployed Military Members & Veterans in VA Hospitals some LOVE this Valentine's Day? Join Soldiers' Angels Valentines for Veterans Initiative, a wonderful way to show Military & Veterans that we are thinking of them. There is nothing better than knowing that someone is thinking of you and a beautiful handmade or store-bought card is the perfect way to show your appreciation. Get the entire family involved in this wonderful mission. Every year, Soldiers' Angels receives thousands of Valentine's Day cards for service members and veterans. This year, Soldiers' Ang... read more

Valentine's Day is right around the corner. Valentine's Day is a day to celebrate love. Whether you go over the top or just like to do something small we have some of our favorites that your spouse or significant other is sure to love. Not only are these some great gift ideas but they all offer either specials or military discounts which will help you save at the bank too! A win-win! Women if you are reading this tag your man or share this post, it's a great way to drop the hint :) (1) ProFlowers Guys, you can't go wrong with flowers. I mean, what woman doesn't love a bouquet of flowers. Find... read more

We hate to be the bearer of bad news but Tax Season is here! Taxes are due Wednesday, April 15, 2020! Master Your Taxes With Military OneSource MilTax (Via Military OneSource Website) Taking command of your taxes is easy with Military OneSource MilTax, a suite of free tax services provided by the Department of Defense, designed exclusively for our military community to take the hassle out of tax time. Tailored for military life, MilTax offers: Secure and free tax preparation and e-filing software that’s designed to leave no military service tax deduction or credit unclaimed, available mid-Jan... read more

Updated 2020 Career & Educational Support The Military Spouse Corporate Career Network (MSCCN) MSCCN is a is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization that focuses onEmployment readiness training programs, Job placement solutions, and No-cost services to all military-affiliated spouses, retired military spouses and caregivers to war wounded heroes. MSCCN provides personalized service to military spouses pursuing meaningful career opportunities. Theirservices also include resume review, professional development courses, mock interviews, and connections to employers. Learn more about MSCCN eMentor ... read more

Nixplay is one of our favorite gifts for military families for the holidays. There is no better way to stay connected to family and friends living miles part than through a Nixplay Digital Photo Frame! Nixplay is running several sales on their Digital Photo Frames for the holidays! *Disclaimer: MB participates in affiliate programs. Therefore, we may receive a small commission if you purchase from one of our online affiliate partners* What is Nixplay you ask? Nixplay is a new age connected digital photo frame company. A Nixplay digital photo frame allows you to upload photos directly from Fac... read more

The 2020 program is open! Submit your applicationONLINE (new this year) no later than February 24, 2020. Now entering its 20th year, Fisher House Foundation's program was created to recognize the contributions of military families to the readiness of the fighting force and to celebrate the role of the commissary in the military family community. The Scholarships for Military Children Program for the 2020-21 school year application process is now open! At least one scholarship worth $2,000 will be awarded at every commissary location where qualified applications are received. Who Can Apply for... read more

LIFE IS GOOD MILITARY DISCOUNT PROGRAM AVAILABLE ON MILITARYBRIDGE Friends, we are so excited to be able to bring you exclusive Military Discounts from amazing brands. Today, we are thrilled to announce that we have partnered with Life is Good to offer a 20% Military Discount available on MilitaryBridge. Not only do we love the Life is Good brand, we also love their mission. Do you know their story? It is so inspiring. It all began with One Van, Two Brothers, Three Simple Words: Life is Good. In 1994, after five years of less-than-stellar sales and just $78 left to their names, brothers Bert ... read more

National Guard Birth Date History via Official National Guard Website We recognize December 13th as the birthday of the National Guard. On this date in 1636, the first militia regiments in North America were organized in Massachusetts. Based upon an order of the Massachusetts Bay Colony's General Court, the colony's militia was organized into three permanent regiments to better defend the colony. Today, the descendants of these first regiments - the 181st Infantry , the 182nd Infantry , the 101st Field Artillery , and the 101st Engineer Battalion of the Massachusetts Army National Guard – sha... read more

Company announces $50,000 contribution to leading military service nonprofit and discount to service members, veterans, and military families Press Release November, 2019 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Blue Apron (NYSE: APRN) announced a national partnership with the United Service Organizations (USO) to support active duty service members, veterans, and military family members. As the first meal kit partner of the USO, Blue Apron will provide a product discount to military service members, veterans, and their families and make up to a $50,000 pledge to USO’s matching gift program to suppo... read more

Will it Be # GoArmy ! # BeatNavy ! or #GoNavy! #BeatArmy Be sure to grab your Fan Gear with a Military Discount below! Whoever you are rooting for, it is sure to be a great game! For more than a century, they've been at it. The Black Knights against the Midshipmen. Army vs. Navy - the greatest rivalry in sports. This rivalry dates all the way back to 1890....that is amazing! Learn all the about The Army-Navy Games Through The Years . Catch The Game Saturday, December 14, 3:00 PM EST on CBS Philadelphia, PA Learn more about The History Of The Army-Navy Game Stay Connected To The Army-Navy Game... read more

1) IKON BASE PASS and IKON PASS The following Ski Resorts proudly salutes our military and gives overwhelming support to military service members. As a "Thank You," they are offering discount season passes and lift tickets to active and retired military and their dependents. The IKON BASE PASS includes 12 iconic destinations unlimited access with limited blackout dates. The IKON PASS includes 14 ski destinations with no black-out dates. Both also offer a set amount of days at global ski destinations. **Please check the individual ski resorts for single day or single season pass military disco... read more

images courtesy of http://pearlharbor75thanniversary.com The attack on Pearl Harbor was a surprise military strike conducted by the Imperial Japanese Navy against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on the morning of December 7, 1941 (December 8 in Japan). The attack led to the United States' entry into World War II. The attack lasted 110 minutes, from 7:55 a.m. until 9:45 a.m. A total of 2,335 U.S. servicemen were killed and 1,143 were wounded. Sixty-eight civilians were also killed and 35 were wounded. To all the brave soldiers that were a part of Peal Harbor WE WILL NEVER... read more

I'm excited to share that the popular online shoe & clothing retailer, Zappos is offering a Military Discount Program! I have been a Zappos shopper for years. Zappos is one of the most consumer friendly brands with their no hassle returns and FREE standard shipping on ALL orders. It doesn't get any more convenient than shopping with Zappos. When I learned that Zappos is offering a Military Discount off their already low prices, I was pretty ecstatic. ABOUT ZAPPOS Zappos.com offers free shipping and free return shipping with a 365-day return policy. Choose from over 1000 brands, over 100,000 s... read more

2019 MILITARY DISCOUNT OFFERS BUSCH GARDENS WILLIAMSBURG CHRISTMAS TOWN Christmas shines brightest at Busch Gardens® Christmas Town™ on select dates from Nov. 16 through Jan. 5, 2020. The World’s Most Beautiful Theme Park is aglow with more than 10 million lights, one of the largest light displays in North America. Festive food and drink, holiday shopping and heart-warming shows make the spirit of the season come alive. Guests can take a merry trip around the Busch Gardens Railway on the Christmas Town Express, featuring lighted decorations along the park’s popular train route. Busch Gardens ... read more

Holidays are a time to indulge in sweets and treats. Consider a gift basket from David's Cookies this holiday season. David's Cookies has a huge selection of goodies from cookies, brownies, bars, muffins, pastry selections, tarts, cheesecake and more! Plus, gluten free and no sugar options. David's Cookies makes the perfect gift for teachers, friends, family, or anyone else on your list. You can't go wrong with sweets and treats :) MilitaryBridge has a special promo code just for our followers offering a discount this holiday season. Military members, Veterans and their families SAVE 15% now ... read more

Hampton Roads Military Families, don't miss out on this wonderful holiday event. Time to get in the holiday spirit. Home for the Holidays concerts on December 7th and 8th at the Sandler Center for the performing arts. Admission is FREE for military and military dependents with ID card. The show is kid-friendly. Doors open 1 hour prior to showtime and will feature the opportunity to visit with Santa. The USO of HRCV will also give a free book to every child in attendance. Here's the Details! Learn more about the USO of HRCV ... read more

Stop into Texas de Brazil this December and enjoy tasty new menu items or rsvp for their incredible Christmas Eve spread. Plus, share in the joy of food and gift someone a gift card from Texas de Brazil! We also want to remind you of Texas de Brazil's generous Military Discount Program available at all domestic locations. Please note, you cannot utilize the military discount on gift cards. Enjoy! Limited Time Features at Texas de Brazil Pork Chops and Cheesecake Cinnamon Swirl Colossal at Texas de Brazil – domestic locations valid from November through December 2019. Enjoy Pork Chops - Soaked... read more

Nixplay is one of our favorite gifts for military families for the holidays. There is no better way to stay connected to family and friends living miles part than through a Nixplay Digital Photo Frame! BLACK FRIDAY DEALS AT NIXPLAY *Save up to 30% off Nixplay Wi-Fi Cloud Frames* *Disclaimer: MB participates in affiliate programs. Therefore, we may receive a small commission if you purchase from one of our online affiliate partners* What is Nixplay you ask? Nixplay is a new age connected digital photo frame company. A Nixplay digital photo frame allows you to upload photos directly from Facebo... read more

Huge Black Friday Savings from Mattress Firm plus a Military Discount! *This is a sponsored blog post, but all opinions are my own* It is no secret, Mattress Firm understands the importance of a good night sleep, they have been the leader in the mattress industry for many years. Mattress Firm takes special pride in helping military members & their families sleep easier and more comfortable at night. Our military keeps our country safe at night helping us sleep easier, now Mattress Firm hopes to help our military sleep easier with a comfortable and affordable new mattress. Mattress Firm is exc... read more

Tervis Tumbler is one of our favorite gifts for the holidays. Everyone loves Tervis especially with all the customization options. You can choose from tons of different themes, sports teams, military options and more! You can cover the entire family with one stop shopping at Tervis. Tervis is offering their best sales of the year this weekend in honor of Black Friday and Cyber Monday! They also offer a year-round Military Discount program but it is not stackable with other sales. Not to worry, the sales are incredible this weekend so don't miss out. BLACK FRIDAY DEALS FRIDAY ONLY--50% off Bla... read more

Looking for a great way to Celebrate the Holiday Season this year with Family and Friends? Visit Kings Dominion WINTERFEST and enjoy beautiful lights, wonderful shows, tasty treats and of course the rides! Kings Dominion has a long history of showing their support of the Military Community and WINTERFEST is no different. Kings Dominion has several military discounted offers available listed below. ABOUT WINTERFEST Select Nights Nov. 23 - Jan. 1 Holiday traditions come to life at Kings Dominion's WinterFest. Friends and families are treated to an ultimate holiday celebration as we magically tr... read more

(Image-Military Appreciation Kit available from Military OneSource) In honor of National Veterans and Military Families Month,the Department of Defense and Military OneSource want to recognize military families and transitioning veterans, by providing immediate family members and veterans within 365 days from their separation date with a Military Family Appreciation Kit. It'stheir little way to thank you for your service and for making our military stronger. Graba kit while supplies last. Your free kit includes: luggage tag magnet mousepad portable chill drills phone wallet and stand reusable... read more

The holidays are upon us, it's one of my favorite times of the year! A time to decorate the christmas tree, hang the holiday lights and pick out the perfect holiday gifts for family, friends, teachers, neighbors---my list is often long. The holiday season as wonderful as it is, can often get quite expensive, that is why we created the Ultimate List of Holiday Gift Ideas for Military Families with Military Discounts! All the companies below offer a military discount, some allow stacking of discounts and some do not. Helping you SAVE this holiday season! HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE FROM ONLINE RETAILERS... read more

Do you have a child interested in studying abroad? The Gilman-McCain Scholarship can help! The U.S. Department of State is proud to announce the John McCain International Scholarship for the Undergraduate Children of Military Families (Gilman-McCain Scholarship). The Scholarship is a congressionally funded initiative of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State and named after the late senator John S. McCain from Arizona. With the support of the U.S. Congress, this scholarship honors the Senator’s legacy of public service by enabling undergraduate children... read more

Join Wreathes Across America on National Wreaths Across America Day December 14, 2019 Each December on National Wreaths Across America Day, our mission to Remember, Honor and Teach is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as over 1,600 additional locations in all 50 U.S. states, at sea, and abroad. It is encourage that every volunteer who places a wreath on a veteran's grave to say that veteran's name aloud and take a moment to thank them for their service to our country. It's a small act that goes a long way toward keeping the memory of ... read more

2019 BUSCH GARDENS WILLIAMSBURG CHRISTMAS TOWN--MILITARY DISCOUNT OFFERS Christmas shines brightest at Busch Gardens® Christmas Town™ on select dates from Nov. 16 through Jan. 5, 2020. The World’s Most Beautiful Theme Park is aglow with more than 10 million lights, one of the largest light displays in North America. Festive food and drink, holiday shopping and heart-warming shows make the spirit of the season come alive. Guests can take a merry trip around the Busch Gardens Railway on the Christmas Town Express, featuring lighted decorations along the park’s popular train route. Busch Gardens... read more

VETERANS DAY & MILITARY FAMILY APPRECIATION MONTH GIVEAWAYS (1) Hawk's Cay & MilitaryBridge partner to giveaway a Florida Keys Beach Vacation In Collaboration with MilitaryBridge, Hawks Cay Resort, located in Duck Key, Florida is Proud to Show their Appreciation of the Military Community this Veterans Day and Military Family Appreciation Month with a Florida Keys Vacation Giveaway! Enter to win a 4-night stay in one of Hawks Cay beautifully renovated guestrooms, Hotel Accommodations included for a family of 4, Daily breakfast at the new Hawks Cay Marketplace and A Dolphin Connection experienc... read more

The holidays are often times spent with loved ones. However, for military members deployed the holidays are often a tough reminder of how much loved ones are missed at home. Experiencing deployment during the holidays can often be very lonely. There is no better way to show your support and appreciation for military members deployed than to send a holiday card, gift package, or holiday treats. It means the world to deployed servicemembers and helps them get through a difficult time of deployment. Looking for somewhere to donate a gift package or holiday card for a military member deployed? Be... read more

In Collaboration with MilitaryBridge, Papa John's Pizza of Hampton Roads is Proud to Show their Appreciation of Military Families this Military Family Appreciation Month with a Massanutten Resort Vacation Giveaway! Papa John's Pizza of Hampton Roads Papa John's of HRVA is proud to show their support of the local military community in offering their generous military discount program . This November, Papa John's of HRVA would like to take their appreciation one step further in providing some much needed R&R to a local military family. Papa John's realizes the sacrifices that military members &... read more

Virginia Aquarium Salutes Military & Veterans this November! The Virginia Aquarium is proud to honor our military with a Veteran's Day Special. From November 9-17, 2019, take half off Aquarium admission for active duty military, retirees, and veterans. Discount applies only to the individual who served, not the family. Learn more about the Virginia Aquarium ... read more

Myprotein has announced several new military initiatives this November in an effort to show their support of the Military Community: Myprotein is giving away (2) special gift bundles featuring their new military packaged protein powder and a $150 gift code to be used on Myprotein's website. The giveaway will run on MilitaryBridge starting November 8-November 30, 2019. MB will select (2) winners at random on December 1st. (Enter below) Myprotein has also launched a limited-time Military Discount offer exclusively on MilitaryBridge. Military members, veterans and their families enjoy a 41% mili... read more

VETERANS DAY DEALS FROM RETAILERS Many retailers are offering special Veterans Day Savings and some will be on top of ongoing military discount offers. It's a great time to get your holiday shopping done. Some of these savings will be by far the best of the year! Below are our favorite deals to use this Veterans Day for holiday shopping. Amazon: If you don't have an Amazon Prime Membership, here is your opportunity to save on membership. And, if you do have an Amazon Prime membership, here is your opportunity to save on membership once it renews. If you're like me, you make many of your holid... read more

In honor of Veterans Day, Papa John's Pizza of Hampton Roads & MilitaryBridge partner to giveaway ELEVEN large, one-topping pizzas! Papa John's of Hampton Roads is proud to show their support of the men and women in uniform that sacrifice so much for our country. Papa John's of Hampton Roads, in collaboration with MilitaryBridge, are excited to announce a giveaway of (11) free large, one-topping pizzas. One winner per pizza. The winner will receive a coupon code to receive their free pizza available at any 27 stores excluding Gloucester and Smithfield, Virginia locations. Giveaway Description... read more

We are excited to announce another reason to LOVE Tervis! Not only does Tervis offer awesome tumblers to include many military-themed designs, they also are offering a special deal in honor of Veterans Day along with a giveaway! Tervis Tumbler Veterans Day Offer Valid 11/9-11/11. Plus, enter the $50 Veterans Day Giveaway Below! Military members, veterans and their families enjoy 50% off American Flag Laser Engraved tumbler in red, blue or olive Offer valid 11/9/19-11/11/19 in Official Tervis Retail Stores and on Tervis.com. This offer may not be applied to previous purchases or combined with ... read more

Mattress Firm is Proud to Show their Support of the Military Community Active Duty, National Guard, Reserves, Retired, Veterans and their Families with a Special Veterans Day Offer! *This is a sponsored blog post, but all opinions are my own* It is no secret, Mattress Firm understands the importance of a good night sleep, they have been the leader in the mattress industry for many years. Mattress Firm takes special pride in helping military members & their families sleep easier and more comfortable at night. Our military keeps our country safe at night helping us sleep easier, now Mattress Fi... read more

In honor of Veterans Day, Amazon has announced a special Prime deal for Active Duty Military and Veterans. The best part, this offer is available for both new and existing Prime members. There are so many benefits to having a Prime membership. As an Amazon Prime member you have access to: Prime Delivery: Unlimited Two-Day Shipping on over 100 million items and One-Day Shipping and Same-Day Delivery in over 10,000 cities and towns as well as 2-Hour Delivery with Prime Now in select cities. Prime Video: Unlimited streaming of Movies, TV shows, and Amazon Originals Prime Music: Over two million ... read more

In honor of all those who served, the Children’s Museum of Virginia will offer a discounted $5 admission to all veterans, retired and active-duty military, with a valid I.D. Children under 2 are free. Learn more about the Children's Museum of Virginia , their location, everyday military discount and events on MilitaryBridge. ... read more

Now there is another reason to love shopping at KOHL'S . Kohl's is known for great savings with their lucrative coupon program. Kohl's is also proud to show their support of the military community with the launch of their 15% Military Mondays earlier this year, available for active duty, retired, veterans and their families. VETERANS DAY MILITARY DISCOUNT Kohl's has just announced some exciting news! In honor of Veterans Day, Kohl's will DOUBLE their Military Discount offering even greater savings for military members, veterans and their families. This means that the military community can en... read more

Are you a seafood fan? Red Lobster has been serving up seafood across the country since 1968, pretty amazing! Red Lobster is known for their Lobsterfest, Crabfest and Endless Shrimp and they take pride in serving responsibly sourced seafood. We also have some other great news for Military members, Red Lobster has announced a special Veterans Day Offer! VETERANS DAY DISCOUNT In honor of Veterans Day, Red Lobster is offering a free appetizer or dessert to veterans, active duty military and reservists with a valid military ID on Monday, November 11. The offer is available in-restaurant or on To ... read more

On Veterans Day, Olive Garden restaurants will offer a free entrée from a special menu to active-duty military and military veterans. The special menu features several of Olive Garden’s most popular items. Entrees are served with unlimited homemade soup or famous house salad and warm, garlic breadsticks. Find a Location Near You! Related Posts MilitaryBridge's Big List of Veterans Day Discounts, Freebies & Giveaways ... read more

MilitaryBridge & Nixplay partner for the month of November in honor of Military Family Appreciation Month & Veterans Day! Nixplay has announced a limited-time Military Discount Offer available through November 11th, 2019. Nixplay will giveaway (3) Smart Photo Frames (2-black, 1-wood) (ENTER BELOW--November 11-30, 2019). LIMITED-TIME MILITARY DISCOUNT OFFER Nixplay has also launched a significant Military Discount of 20% off the 10.1 Brand New Nixplay Smart Photo Frame (W10F model, black) for the period November 1 - 11, 2019 by entering the discount promo code: MB-NIXPLAY at checkout on their ... read more

Now there is even another reason to LOVE Target! Target just announced they will be honoring the military community this Veterans Day with a special military discount. For the third year in a row and as part of their longtime commitment to supporting veterans, active military members and their families—including thousands of their own team members—Target is proud to offer a Veterans Day military discount from Nov. 3-11, 2019 VETERANS DAY DISCOUNT--NOVEMBER 3-11, 2019 All active duty military, veterans and their spouse and/or dependent children are eligible to receive a 10 percent discount on ... read more

Military Family Month was established in 1993 by the Armed Services YMCA, with the U.S. Government formally recognizing the occasion every year since. In 2009 proclamation, President Barack Obama called on all Americans to honor military families through private actions and public service for the tremendous contributions they make in the support of our service members and our Nation during Military Family Month. Each November, the Armed Services YMCA celebrates Military Family Month to demonstrate the nations support and commitment to the families of military personnel. With so many service m... read more

Free Admission to SeaWorld San Diego for Veterans and Guests----For your service and sacrifice, we thank and salute you. We hold the men and women that have served in our armed forces in the highest regard, and are honored to host them at our parks as our guests. Through our Waves of Honor program, former military personnel and up to three guests may enjoy one complimentary admission to SeaWorld® San Diego. ABOUT THIS DEAL Offer extends to U.S. Military Veterans, retired Veterans and retirees who have honorably served and includes one complimentary admission per promotional period per Veteran... read more

Timex Watches is proud to offer a special military discount, just in time forthe holidays! Military members can enjoy a 15% military discount available only on MilitaryBridge from now until December 31, 2019! Perfect for important life events such as birthdays, graduations, promotions and holidays! Timex is an iconic American heritage watch brand renowned for its timeless designs. Founded in 1854, Timex has established a tradition of creating high-quality, innovative watches to suit the needs of every customer. Timex® watches have been a part of consumers’ lives for over 160 years, and today ... read more

In Honor of Veterans Day, All Hampton Roads D.A.V. Thrift Store Locations Will Offer A Week-Long Military Discount! VETERANS DAY DISCOUNT Military enjoy a 20% Military Discount November 10-16, 2019 at all D.A.V. Thrift Store Locations in Hampton Roads! Military Appreciation Days - 15th of every month! The eight DAV Thrift Stores in Hampton Roads will be offering all active duty and retired members of the Armed Services and their family members a 20% military discount on their purchases throughout the day on the 15th of every month. A valid military ID must be presented. Our Mission Fulfilling... read more

VETERANS DAY DISCOUNTS & FREEBIES 2019 Brought to you by MilitaryBridge THE MEANING OF VETERANS DAY: A celebration to honor America's veterans for their patriotism, love of country, and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good. We would like to say a special "Thank You" from MilitaryBridge to all military members past, present, and future foryour amazing dedication and sacrifices you and your families make every day to protect our freedom! RECOMMENDATIONS ON VETERANS DAY (1) Click the Business Name Links to be directed to more information about the offers and find locations near... read more

Armitron Watches has been offering a leading line of quality and affordable dress, sport, and outdoor watches for men and women since the 1950s. Armitron has developed a reputation based on the enduring quality and up-to-the-minute styling of its watches. Each timepiece offers exceptional value with the finest details and features. Whether it is an everyday timepiece for a loved one or a special occasion such as a military retirement, promotion or graduation, Armitron has the perfect watch to give the gift of time. VETERANS DAY DISCOUNT--November 9-12, 2019 In honor of Veterans Day, Armitron ... read more

Texas de Brazil loves to serve the military community! Join Texas de Brazil this Veterans Day and Enjoy this Offer Monday 11/11 through Wednesday 11/13 Active Duty & Veterans enjoy 50% off valid for up to 8 veterans per table/reservation with id. Available at all domestic Texas de Brazil location! About Texas de Brazil Texas de Brazil is an authentic Brazilian-American Churrascaria (steakhouse) that combines the cuisine of Southern Brazil with the generous spirit of Texas. Our story begins in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Living the cattle rancher’s life and feasting in the traditional rodizio style ... read more

In Honor of Veterans Day, Twin Peaks Sports Bar & Restaurant Locations Nationwide are Offering a Free Meal from a Select Menu on November 11, 2019! VETERANS DAY SALUTE TO SERVICE NOVEMBER 11TH We are honored to serve our Veterans this November 11th. We salute you! In honor of Veterans Day, all Veterans are invited to enjoy a free meal from a select menu all day on Monday, November 11, 2019. Below are the menu items that will be available for this all-day promotion. FOLDS OF HONOR PARTNERSHIP--FUNDRAISER Twin Peaks Restaurant has partnered up with Folds of Honor to help raise money to provide ... read more

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR HOLIDAY MEALS FOR MILITARY 2019! The added expense of the holiday season can be challenging for military families. Operation Homefront recognizes that many military families are separated during this time due to deployments and others travel long distances to be together. Holiday Meals for Military is Operation Homefront’s way of saying thank you for your service and sacrifices that you have made for our country! Operation Homefront Holiday Meals for Military is currently registering for events in November and December. You can find a list of events with details a... read more

Tuft & Needle is saluting military members this Veterans Day with special savings off their popular mattresses! Tuft & Needle was founded in 2012 by two software engineers from Silicon Valley who were fed up with the lack of transparency and fairness in the mattress industry. Inspired by a terrible mattress-shopping experience, co-founder JT and Daehee launched Tuft & Needle in 2012 to change the way mattresses were designed and sold. They looked at everything they hated about the mattress industry, and realized they could fix everything. T&N started a revolution by turning the focus back to ... read more

Mark Your Calendar for November 11, 2019--Westgate Resorts Continues the Tradition of Giving Away Free Vacations For Military Families! For the nineth year, Westgate Resorts and CEO David Siegel are proud to continue the company tradition of honoring our U.S. military personnel and their families by giving away free vacations. In 2018, mlitary families gathered for a free vacation through the Westgate Resorts Military Appreciation Giveaway. For those Veterans that registered, we hosted a fantastic event in Orlando, Florida that included a complimentary resort stay, free access to Westgate's S... read more

MOUNT VERNON VETERANS DAY 2019 In honor of our nations veterans,active duty, former, or retired military personnel can enjoy FREE admission to Mount Vernon on Veterans Day 9am-4pm About Mount Vernon The riverside estate of George Washington includes the Ford Orientation Center and Donald W. Reynolds Museum and Education Center, with 25 galleries and theaters, more than 700 artifacts, and interactive displays that introduce visitors to the real George Washington. The most famous dentures in the world are on display, along with three life-size models of Washington created from a forensic invest... read more

Nauticus & Battleship Wisconsin Veterans Day In recognition of Veterans Day, Nauticus will offer FREE ADMISSION for all Military Veterans (I.D. required) from 10am to 5 pm. Explore our exhibits, catch a 3D film, pet a shark, and climb aboard the USS Wisconsin (BB-64). Don't forget to make a stop at the Hampton Roads Naval Museum! ABOUT: NAUTICUS inspires and educates with engaging & interactive experiences that celebrate our connections with today's maritime world. Nauticus is a contemporary museum that uses the natural setting of Norfolk's harbor to showcase global maritime commerce and the ... read more

Free Admission November 8-11, 2019 in Honor of Veterans Day at Colonial Williamsburg Year-round Military Admissions Savings Plus A Military March Honoring America’s Veterans Honoring Service to America Colonial Williamsburg has a Long History of Supporting the Military Community. Colonial Williamsburg has Several Military Appreciation Offers along with their Veterans Day Offer. VETERANS DAY MILITARY APPRECIATION OFFER: Colonial Williamsburg is offering FREE admission during Veterans Day weekend, Friday through Monday, November 8-11, to all active duty Military, Reservists, Retirees, Veterans,... read more

This Offer Is Available At All Participating Greene Turtle Locations Nationwide This Veterans Day, The Greene Turtle Would Like To Honor Our Military Active Duty & Veterans with a FREE MEAL up to $14 value, with proof of service. Dine-in only. Learn more about The Greene Turtle , their Everyday Military Discount (participating locations), their regular menu, and more on MilitaryBridge.com Related Posts MilitaryBridge's Big List of Veterans Day Discounts, Freebies & Giveaways ... read more

B&Bs and Inns Joining Together to Recognize Veterans and Active Military. Hundreds ofINNS andB&Bs OFFER A FREE NIGHT toActive Duty & VeteransOn and Around Veterans Day! Hundreds of inns and B&Bs will honor active and retired veterans over Veterans Day with FREE stays in the U.S and Canada. PLEASE BOOK DIRECTLY WITH PARTICIPATING INNS. PROOF OF MILITARY SERVICE WILL BE REQUIRED. In the largest known effort within the lodging industry to honor active military and veterans, several hundred innkeepers in the United States and Canada will open their doors with complimentary stays to say “thank you... read more

RED ROBIN IS THANKING SERVICE MEMBERS THIS VETERANS DAY Veterans and Active Duty, please join us on Veterans Day, Monday 11/11/19, for a FREE* Tavern Double® Burger with Bottomless Steak Fries. Just show proof of service and enjoy your meal with us. Find a Red Robin location near you! Related Posts MilitaryBridge's Big List of Veterans Day Discounts, Freebies & Giveaways ... read more

Free Sandwiches for Veterans at MISSION BBQ on Monday, November 11, 2019 MISSION BBQ will celebrate Our Country’s veterans and active duty military personnel on Veterans Day. On this anniversary of the armistices of WWI that created Veterans Day, we come together to honor the brave men and women in service and remember their history. We thank them for their continued dedication and loyalty as well as the sacrifices they’ve made to keep Our Country free. WHEN: Monday, November 11: All Locations, 11 am – 8 pm. Free sandwiches and cake for all Veterans and active duty military personnel. Live pe... read more

Get Your BBQ ON....... Famous Dave's is Honoring the Military Community this Veterans Day with a Free Meal! IT’S OUR HONOR TO SERVE YOU On Monday, November 11, in honor of Veteran’s Day, Famous Dave’s would like to thank all former and current military personnel for their dedication and service to our country by offering a FREE Two Meat Salute*. Valid at participating restaurants for dine-in only on 11/11/19. Only One 2-Meat Salute per Veteran or active military person with valid identification. Must be present to claim their meal. Only the Veteran or active military person is eligible for th... read more

CentraArchy Restaurants offers free meals for Veteran’s Day Monday, November 11. As grateful Americans recognize the work and sacrifice of our nation’s veterans, CentraArchy Restaurants once again honors veterans for their service. Any U.S. veteran or active duty military member is invited to enjoy a FREE entree Monday, November 11, at any CentraArchy restaurant location.* “Many members of the CentraArchy family have served our country—including my father,” said CentraArchy chairman Greg Greenbaum. “We are proud of them, our guests and all fellow Americans who have answered the call to servic... read more

Happy Navy Day! Navy Day is observed annually on October 27. (Via National Calendar Day ) The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the sevenuniformed services of the United States. The U.S. Navy is currently the largest, most powerful navy in the world,with the highest combined battle fleet tonnage. The service has over 340,000 personnel on active duty and more than 71,000 in the Navy Reserve. HOW TO OBSERVE Use#NavyDay to post on social media. HISTORY The Navy League of the United States organized the first Navy Day in 1922... read more

Trunk or Treat----Wave Church Hosts Free Trunk or Treat for the Hampton Roads Community. On October 27th at 5pm, Wave Church will hold a Trunk or Treat. This will be a fun-filled, free event that is open to the public. Members of Wave Church and the local community will line up their decorated vehicles to pass out candy and goodies as kids and families walk through dressed in costumes. Trunk or treating is for children 0-12 years old. There will be inflatable slides and bounce houses, food trucks, and fun for all ages. Prizes will be awarded for the best decorated vehicle. Last year this even... read more

Last year it is estimated that 264,759 FREE CAR WASHES Were Given To Veterans & Military Service Personnel. Over 2 million FREEcar washes were given to date! Grace For Vets is an organization that honors those who have served or are currently serving their country. This international program unites the car wash industry each year on November 11 to provide a FREE Car Wash for all veterans and service personnel. The program was founded in 2004 by a single car wash operator in Lancaster County, PA, and has grown to over 3,200 locations in four countries. You can find participating washes in your... read more

Honoring American Veterans---Veterans Day Weekend FREE U.S. VETERANS OTHER ADULTS-----$23 online or $25 at ticket office $10 CHILDREN, ------11 (under 5 free) Must be purchased in person at Monticello. Monticello--Veterans Day Weekend Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 8:30am to Monday, November 11, 2019 - 5:00pm Monticello is proud to offer U.S. military veterans complimentary admission to Monticello for Veterans Day Weekend, November 9-11, 2019. Admission is for the regular daily House Tour and Grounds Tickets . The discount does not apply for special or after-hours tours, such as Behind-the-Scen... read more

Cole Haan is one of our favorite brands offering a military discount program. Why you ask? You simply can't beat their quality of craftsmanship, comfort, and style. Trafton Cole and Eddie Haan began Cole Haan in 1928, resolving to make good goods and nothing but good goods. Their entrepreneurial spirit and timeless vision inspire us still. Shop Cole Haan for their collection of shoes, leather bags, accessories, and outerwear for men and women. For Her: Grand Ambition: reinventing women’s dress styles in ways you never knew you needed. Fashion & function, reimagined For Him: The Essentials: Ou... read more

Do you live by the John Muir quote, "The Mountains are Calling and I Must Go?" If you are an avid mountain climber, back-country skier, mountaineer or something in between, you don't want to miss out on this exclusive Veterans Day opportunity from The American Alpine Club. American Alpine Club Military Discount The American Alpine Club, a 501 (c)(3) charitable organization with a vision to create a community of competent climbers and healthy climbing landscapes, is excited to announce the launch of their new military discount program! The American Alpine Club proudly supports the military com... read more

SmileDirectClub Veterans Day Offer In honor of Veterans Day, SmileDirectClub is offering active and retired service members $175 off clear aligners . Get a smile you’re proud of in an average of 6 months – and for 60% less than braces. Get a grin that stands at attention with $175 off clear aligners from SmileDirectClub. Book a free SmileShop visit and get started on a straighter smile in 30 minutes or less. About SmileDirectClub SmileDirectClubstraightens and brightens most smiles gently, remotely, and in an average of 6 months for quick, clear confidence with their clear aligners. SmileDire... read more

v ineyard vines, the popular Martha's Vineyard retailer known for preppy clothing for men, women and children, is proud to show their support of the military community through their military discount program & partnerships with military-related organizations such as K9s For Warriors. MILITARY DISCOUNT PROGRAM & VETERANS DAY OFFER--VALID 11/8-11/11 v ineyard vines is proud to show their support of the men and women in uniform by offering a year-round 15% Military Discount Program . In honor of Veterans Day, vineyard vines is increasing their military discount to 30% off valid November 8-11, 20... read more

While not all of us have served in the military ourselves, most of us know at least one veteran who we would like to thank. With this annual promotion, we give everyone a way to thank a veteran on Veterans Day. And we give veterans more than a one-day event to redeem their free haircut card. HOW IT WORKS VETERANS & CURRENT MILITARY MEMBERS Visit a U.S. Great Clips salon on Nov. 11 receive either a free haircut that day or the free haircut card to use at a later date. NON-MILITARY CUSTOMERS Purchase a service at a U.S. great Clips salon on Veterans Day (Nov. 11) and get a free haircut card to ... read more

In Honor of Veterans Day, Golden Corral Locations Nationwide Will Offer A Free Thank-You Dinner on Monday, November 11th! SAVE THE DATE! MONDAY, NOVEMBER 11TH 2019 5PM – 9PM Over the past 19 years, Golden Corral is proud of the U.S. military members who defend our country and our rights, and we honor them every year with a special thank you dinner at our Military Appreciation Night. Last year’s evening events, held at Golden Corral restaurants nationwide served more than 300,000 meals to veterans, and more than $1.3 million in donations were collected to support local initiatives for veterans... read more

NATIONAL DAY OF THE DEPLOYED October 26 is annually designated asNational Day of the Deployed. National Day of the Deployed honors all of the brave men and woman who have been deployed, are sacrificing, or have sacrificed their lives to defend our country. The day also acknowledges their families who are separated from them during deployment and the sacrifices they make in order for theirfamily members to serve our country. HOW TO OBSERVE Use#DayOfTheDeployed to post on social media. HISTORY Shelle Michaels Aberle founded National Day of the Deployed in 2006. Ms. Aberle approached then North ... read more

Bed Bath & Beyond is Honoring the Military Community this Veterans Day with a Fantastic Discount! We are so excited that one of our favorite Veterans Day Discounts will be offered again this year. Bed, Bath & Beyond is known for their famous 20% off coupons that never expire. I must have 30 of those coupons stashed away in my office for a rainy day. However, Bed, Bath & Beyond's Veterans Day Discount really takes savings to the next level and shows their deep gratitude for the men & women in uniform. I am a bargain shopper so when Bed, Bath & Beyond offers a 25% military discount off not just... read more

This Veterans Day, Tucanos Brazilian Grill locations nationwide want to show their appreciation of the men and women in uniform both past and present. This year, Tucanos has several special initiatives planned to show their support of the military community. ABOUT TUCANOS BRAZILLIAN GRILL Come visit us and experience all the festive and mouth-watering Brazilian cuisine you can eat. Tucanos offers a unique dining experience like no other. Dining Experience -- Tucanosoffers CHURRASCO (shoe-HAS-ko) style dining, where fresh meats and vegetables are grilled and brought directly to your table by o... read more

(image courtesy of Abuelo's) VETERANS DAY at ABUELO'S MEXICAN RESTAURANT Queso for Heroes fundraiser for Honor Flight – Abuelo’s will donate $1 to Honor Flight for each Chile con Queso appetizer that is sold, Thursday, November 7 through Monday, November 11. MILITARY DISCOUNT Virginia and Kentucky stores will offer veterans and active duty military a 20% discount on their entire check all day on Monday, November 11. Valid Military ID required. Discount applied to food purchases only. Does not include tax, gratuity or alcohol. Honor Flight Network information: The mission of the Honor Flight N... read more

(Images courtesy of Texas Roadhouse) Texas Roadhouse is inviting all veterans and active U.S. service members for lunch on the house in honor of Veterans Day. "For the ninth year, every Texas Roadhouse location across the country will participate in free lunch event to honor the men and women of our armed forces," Texas Roadhouse said in a release. On Monday, Nov. 11 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. all veterans — including all active, retired, or former U.S. military — can enjoy a free lunch at Texas Roadhouse. Special Veterans Day Menu Veterans and active service members can choose one of 10 entrées ... read more

The holidays are a time to spend with family and friends. But, for many military members getting home for the holidays is often a challenge due to the expenses of traveling. Armed Services YMCA and Jack Daniel's teamed up to make a big difference in the lives of active duty junior-enlisted military and their families. They realize the importance of being together with family over the holidays. In 2011, Operation Ride Home was born and it has been bringing holiday cheer ever since. Operation Ride Home is now in it's 9th year. Learn more about this amazing initiative, how you can apply, and how... read more

I n Honor of Veterans Day, Jake's Grill is Offering a FREE ENTREE on November 10, 2019 for Veterans, Gold Star Honorees (Parents & Spouses) This Veterans Day, Jake's Grill wants to take the opportunity to honor those who have served and are still serving in the United States Military. On Sunday, November 10th military members Active Duty, National Guard, Veterans and Gold Star Honorees (parents and spouse) enjoy a Free Entree for Lunch or Dinner. It's our way of saying, "Thank you for your service and sacrifice made every day in protecting our country." About Jake's Grill-Portland, OR Located... read more

I n Honor of Veterans Day, McCormick & Kuletos located in San Francisco is Offering a FREE ENTREE on November 10, 2019 for Veterans, Gold Star Honorees (Parents & Spouses) This Veterans Day, McCormick & Kuleto's wants to take the opportunity to honor those who have served and are still serving in the United States Military. Sunday, November 10th military members Active Duty, National Guard, Veterans and Gold Star Honorees (parents and spouse) enjoy a Free Entree for Lunch or Dinner . It's our way of saying, "Thank you for your service and sacrifice made every day in protecting our country." A... read more

MILITARY TRIBUTE DAYS AT KNOTT'S BERRY FARM November 3 – November 21, 2019 &December 2 – December 19, 2019 Active, Retired and Veteran U.S. Military Personnel may receiveFREE ADMISSION to Knott's Berry Farm for themselves and one guest from November 3 - 21 and December 2-December 19, 2019. Show your Military I.D card or DD214 at the Knott's Berry Farm main gate to redeem this offer. Additional Knott's Berry Farm admission tickets may be purchased at a discounted rate by Active, Retired or Veteran US Military personnel Members only. Spouse and children are not eligible to purchase these ticket... read more

Between November 1 and November 25,LEGOLAND Florida is honoring U.S. veterans and active military personnel with free theme park admission, 50 percent off tickets for up to six guests and up to 25 percent off overnight stays. It’stheir way of saying thank you to the men and women who have served in the U.S. armed forces. U.S. Veterans will receive discounts on hotel stays this November: www.legoland.com/veterans-day . On Monday, Nov. 11, in honor of Veterans Day, each U.S. service member can receive a free American flag wristband and flyer (describing the discounts and events of the day) at t... read more

It's that time of year again, nominations are now open for Operation Homefront's 2020 Military Child of the Year® Awards! This is such a wonderful opportunity for our military kiddos. Spread the word and help us honor our military kids. Nominations are being accepted for our 2020 Military Child of the Year® Awards. Anyone can nominate! Nominations will be accepted through December 9, 2019, 11:59PM EST. NOMINTAE HERE! Go to https://www.militarychildoftheyear.org/Nominee/Nomination to nominate. The annual awards will recognize seven outstanding young people ages 13 to 18. Six of them will repre... read more

Immerse yourself in the beauty of the Aquarium of the Pacific this fall with special savings for military families. Special November Savings for Military Free admission: In celebration of Veterans Day, military personnel are invited to visit the Aquarium for free from November 9 - 15. Admission is free for veterans, retirees, and active duty when ID is shown at the ticket window. Friends and family may buy tickets at your local MWR/ITT office or receive $8 off adult and $5 off child admissions when a Military ID card is shown at our ticket window. From November 1 – 30: Veterans, Retirees and ... read more

Veterans Receive A Free Flu Vaccine through Walgreens or Local VA health care facility until March 31,2020 (image courtesy of U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs) With flu season kicking off, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Walgreens are making it easier than ever to protect Veterans against the Flu. Veterans who are currently enrolled in the VA Health Care System can visit their local Walgreens' 9,600 locations or their local VA health care facility to receive a FREE flu shot from now until March 31, 2020. As stated by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs : VA and Walgreens are... read more

If you have not experienced iFLY, I highly recommend putting it on your bucket list. I've always wondered what it would feel like to jump from an airplane free falling from thousands of miles up in the air. But, that little thing called fear of heights has always gotten in my way. That is what was so wonderful about my iFLY experience. I was able to get that free falling feeling without the fear of heights getting in my way. It was exhilarating. The other great benefit about iFLY is just about anyone can do it, any age. When our family went to our local iFLYVirginia Beach location for the fir... read more

If you have been thinking about making any changes to your Tricare health care plan, the time is fast approaching. There is only about a one month window, so be sure to mark your calendars. Detailsof Tricare and Federal Benefits Open Season The second annual TRICARE Open Season and Federal Benefits Open Season takesplace November 11 to December 9, 2019. During this time, eligible TRICARE beneficiaries will have the option toenroll in or change their TRICARE health plan. Eligible beneficiaries canalso enroll in or change their FEDVIP plan. Open season is the only timebeneficiaries can switch o... read more

Happy 244th Birthday To The United States Navy! "No Higher Honor" Theme for 244th United States Navy Birthday: “No Higher Honor” Key Messages: The service of our WWII shipmates cemented the Navy’s legacy: there is no higher honor than to serve and to do so in harm’s way. Sailors today carry on this legacy of toughness, initiative, integrity, and accountability. Heroism in action takes on many forms. From cyber to submarines, the actions of our Sailors, both past and present, prove there is no higher honor than to serve in the U.S. Navy. Maritime superiority begins with our ethos: We defend ou... read more

MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY AT CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF VIRGINIA--OCTOBER 12, 2019 In celebration of the U.S. military in Hampton Roads and the Navy’s birthday, the Children’s Museum of Virginia will host their 4th Annual Military Appreciation Day on October 12, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The museum will offer a discounted $5 admission for active-duty members, retired veterans, Department of Defense civilians and their families (with valid I.D., children under 2 are free), as well offer a 20% discount in the museum gift shop during the event. New this year, the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum and the ... read more

United States Postal Service is Making it Easier to Support the Troops this Holiday Season The U.S. Postal Service offers discounted shipping year-round for military, perfect for sending presents and cards to military members this holiday season. Once again this year, The postal service has rolled out their recommended shipping dates for family members and loved ones of service members. To send packages to friends and loved ones serving in the military and diplomatic posts abroad, the U.S. Postal Service offers a year-round discounted price of $18.45 on its largest Priority Mail Flat Rate® Bo... read more

Military Families, don't miss the 2019 Military Family Festival--OCTOBER 27TH | 12-4 PM | VIRGINIA BEACH CONVENTION CENTER The mission of the Military Family Festival is to provide our local military families with a day of appreciation and fun. Each October the festival vibrates with an entertaining kid-friendly fall theme and cool activities while our wonderful vendors share lots of Halloween treats. The event welcomes a crowd of thousands eager to have a fun, safe, and wholesome family day focused on their unique culture. Military Family Festival Fun Includes: • Games • Costume Contest • Cr... read more

Members of the U.S. Military Enjoy Specially Priced Theme Park Tickets & Hotel Rates in 2020 at Walt Disney World and Disneyland At Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida –Members of the U.S. Military: Enjoy Specially Priced Theme Park Tickets in 2020 Eligible Members* of the U.S. Military are honored with special ticket pricing for the Walt Disney World theme parks. Military guests can choose either a Disney 4-Day, 5-Day or 6-Day Military Promotional Ticket in 2020. The Park Hopper option is included with either ticket and the Park Hopper Plus option can be added for an additional $50 ... read more

#sponsored Have you always wanted to learn another language, but didn't know how to get started? Rosetta Stone has been the leader in language learning software worldwide for over 20 years, and they make it easier than ever to get started in learning over 30 languages online. Rosetta Stone is proud to offer a 10% discount on subscription services and downloadable audio lessons to active, retired & veterans of the U.S. military. Learn a new language today. Here's how it works: FOR ROSETTA STONE ONLINE SUBSCRIPTIONS ! What makes Rosetta Stone great? 25 years of language instruction. 1 convenien... read more

MILITARY DISCOUNT Helzberg Diamonds is honored to play a small role in the important moments in your life from engagements to anniversaries to birthdays. Helzberg Diamonds is grateful to our military and their families for their sacrifices, dedication and service to our country. To show our appreciation, Helzberg Diamonds is proud to offer a 10% discount to all Active Duty, Military Retirees, Disabled Veterans, and Registered dependents of Active Duty/Retirees when you place your order in-store or online. Once your military status has been verified through SheerID, they will gladly send you y... read more

Don't miss the NAS Oceana Air Show featuring the United States Air Force Thunderbirds! It's going to be a beautiful weekend.Make sure you arrive early for the NAS Oceana Air Show this year! Gates open at 8:00 am and ADMISSION AND PARKING ARE FREE. The flight line will be packed with static displays, food & novelty vendors and plenty of other things for the whole family to enjoy the entire day. On both Saturday and Sunday, the flying will start at approximately 10:00 am. With such a jam-packed lineup, we’re busily trying to fit all these performances into the flying schedule. The Thunderbirds ... read more

Fall is a great time of year to be outdoors and enjoy the cooler temperatures. Kings Dominion offers two different opportunities for fall fun. The first is created for families and after the sunsets in the evening the night is transformed into a terrifying HAUNT for adults only. Kings Dominion has always been a big supporter of the Military Community offering several Military Discount opportunities throughout the year. Learn more about Military Savings and Fall Fun below. Great Pumpkin Fest Join us at Kings Dominion for the ultimate fall festival, The Great Pumpkin Fest! Families and kids can... read more

Halloween is right around the corner. It's a great time of year, full of fun for kiddos and adults. We've compiled a list of Military Discounts you can use to help you save a little extra money this Halloween. Halloween Costumes, Crafts & Decor Halloween Costumes - offers the MB Community a 20% Military Discount off all your Halloween needs. HalloweenCostumes.com is one of the largest costume retailers on the web with tons of costumes for adults and kids. The discount will be applied at checkout automatically. Not valid with other offers or promotions. Michaels Arts & Crafts - Michaels offers... read more

*This is a sponsored blog post, but all opinions are my own* Do you struggle to find quality meats where you are stationed? If you aren't fortunate enough to live near a butcher or local farm it's not easy to find quality meats. With ButcherBox , it doesn't matter where you live.....quality meats and delivery have collided! ButcherBox is known for its meat. ButcherBox is a subscription box company that specializes in 100% grass-fed beef, heritage breed pork and free-range organic chicken. ButcherBox takes pride in offering quality meats with absolutely NO Hormones or Antibiotics sourced from ... read more

AUGUST IS MILITARY APPRECIATION MONTH AT KINGS DOMINION!! To greater show their appreciation to members of the Military, Kings Dominion will be hosting a Military Appreciation Month for August! There are two special offers for Military members through their website for tickets valid for use August 1st – 31st. Military members will also be able to purchase the Single Day Admission offer at their local MWR. AUGUST IS MILITARY APPRECIATION MONTH Here's the Deal: Single Day Admission: $29.99- Valid any one public operating day August 1st – 31st, 2019 Family 4 Pack: $49.99- price per ticket, must ... read more

Calling all Military & First Responder Brides and Grooms-to-be. Check out this awesome opportunity! Share Your Military Love Story and Win a Dream Wedding Experience! Details below. Vera Wang is proud to announce a partnership with Brides Across America Inc., a non-profit organization, which benefits American troops, and transforms their weddings through special events and gifting bridal attire. It is with great appreciation and admiration for their dedicated service that the renowned designer will welcome ten winning military and first responder couples for private appointments at the Vera W... read more

We are thrilled to be a part of sharing Operation Black Hills Cabin a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to provide a comfortable, peaceful and supportive respite to qualified, combat-injured veterans and their families, from the Iraq/Afghanistan operations, in their rehabilitation from their traumatic and stressful experiences while serving the interests of our Nation. Operation Black Hills Cabin was founded in 2011 by a retired military couple. OPERATION BLACK HILLS CABIN is located just outside of Custer SD, in the beautiful Black Hills. Their purpose is to offer a week’s ... read more

It's another year of the MILITARY EPIC PASS----Celebrating those who serve others You simply can't beat the Military EPIC Pass Deal. Military Active & Dependents can enjoy unlimited skiing at 17 Ski Resorts around the country, most in Colorado, for less than a one day peak lift ticket at Vail! It's an amazing deal! There are also great deals for Retired Military & Veterans. Hurry and grab your tickets for the 2019-20 ski season as the Epic Pass is only available for a limited time. Here's the deal! MILITARY EPIC PASS FOR ACTIVE DUTY, ACTIVE DEPENDENT, RETIRED & RETIRED DEPENDENT Adults age 18... read more

For those stationed in Washington D.C., Virginia or Maryland this is a great opportunity for summer fun! Six Flags America located in Maryland/Washington D.C. area is honoring the Military Community with a MilitarySalute Day! Please read the Ticket Information below as ticket pick up is different for Active Duty and DOD/Civilian/Retired Military/Family & Friends. Learn more about Six Flags America ! ... read more

Under Armour is Celebrating the Military Community this Fourth of July with an Increased Military Discount! For a limited time, Under Armour® is offering a 20%* Military discount off the entire purchase for Active Duty, Retirees, Veterans, Military Spouses, Military Family Members, as well as a 20%* First Responder Discount for active Police, Fire, and EMT customers. You can receive your discount while shopping online by verifying your eligibility with ID.me. This discount cannot be combined with other promotional codes or applied to our WWP Backpack Gift, UA Icon Customized Shoes, or any gif... read more

MILITARY APPRECIATION JUNE 30, 2019--CHICAGOLAND SPEEDWAY'S MONSTER ENERGY NASCAR CUP SERIES CAMPING WORLD 400 The Magnificent Mile And A Half: Chicago's Home For Stock Car Racing. Our 1.5-mile tri-oval is home to the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series on June 30, 2019 as the culmination to our NASCAR Summer Festival Weekend. Chicagoland Speedway is proud to welcome those who serve our country. Active duty and retired military members and their families will receive a 25% discount on Chicagoland Speedway’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Camping World 400 event on June 30, 2019 If you're a vet... read more

ValleyFair Military Days at Valleyfair in Minnesota Offering Free Admission July 4-7, 2019 For Military Plus Discounted Tickets For Up To 6 Immediate Family Members! Valleyfair is honoring our hometown heroes with Military Days Fourth of July Weekend (July 4-7, 2019) On July 4-7, Valleyfair will waive the regular admission fee for active military, retired military, National Guard, veterans with honorable or medical discharge and Reserve Officers’ Training Corps. What’s more, their special military offers extend beyond service members to their families as well. Up to six immediate family membe... read more

This is such an amazing program! Below are the details from Operation Homefront: Registration is NOW OPEN for the 2019 Back-to-School Brigade events! Operation Homefront is honored to be able to provide school supplies to our military families and help in any way that they can. Please note that this event is for DEERS enrolled military dependent children only who will be in Kindergarten through 12th grade for the 2019-2020 school year ABOUT THE BACK-TO-SCHOOL BRIGADE Back-to-School Brigade® is Operation Homefront's annual nationwide school supply collection and distribution campaign. Since in... read more

Join Nauticus as they celebrate their 25th Birthday Party! Nauticus is celebrating 25 years, and you're invited! Enjoy live music, entertainment, face painting, balloon animals, cupcakes and more from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 22. FREE admission for kids (12 and under)* FREE souvenir cup** * Limit of 2 free children with each paying adult. ** Free souvenir cup while supplies last. ABOUT NAUTICUS NAUTICUS inspires and educates with engaging & interactive experiences that celebrate our connections with today's maritime world. Nauticus is a contemporary museum that uses the natural settin... read more

Independence Day of the United States, also referred to as the Fourth of July or July Fourth in the U.S., is a federal holiday commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence 241 years ago in 1776 on July 4 by the Continental Congress. It declared that the thirteen American colonies regarded themselves as a new nation, the United States of America, and were no longer part of the British Empire. Independence Day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, and political speeches and ceremonies, in... read more

MILITARY APPRECIATION DAYS AT KINGS DOMINION Kings Dominion will be decked out in red, white, and blue this Independence Day for Military Appreciation Days, July 1 - July 7, 2019! Celebrate at the ultimate 4th of July event all weekend long with dazzling firework shows plus all of your favorite rides. KINGS DOMINION MILITARY DEAL FREE ADMISSION to the park for active and retired military, as well as veterans with honorable or medical discharge plus ONE FAMILY MEMBER FREE ADMISSION . Front gate discount family tickets for $29.99 BUY TICKETS ONLINE FOR GUESTS ONCE AVAILABLE HERE ! Experience Ki... read more

Summer Fun For Kids Near Fort Belvoir, Virginia Are you stationed near Fort Belvoir Virginia and looking for summer fun to keep the kids busy this summer? Plan a few outings before the kids can say, "I'm bored." Visit Sky Zone for hours of indoor fun for the entire family. The originators of wall-to-wall aerial action. Always working to invent epic new ways to play, gather, and compete. Sky Zone has several locations in the Northern Virginia area. Visit the Sky Zone MB page to map out the closest location to you! If you want to enjoy some outdoor sun and keep cool, visit NOVA waterparks. Beac... read more

Hawks Cay Resort Honors American Heroes during Annual Heroes Salute Program Clear, turquoise waters; swaying palm trees; warm tropical breezes; lush accommodations and never-ending relaxation— if it’s your time to take leave for some much needed R & R, Hawks Cay Resort in the beautiful Florida Keys is the ideal place to accomplish your mission. Florida Keys resort kicks off the celebration early with special rates, weekly tribute events and more! Hawks Cay Resorthas officially opened bookings for its annual Heroes Salute Program. The four month long program, which is now from August 1 – Decem... read more

USO WARRIOR WEEK USO Warrior Week invites our wounded, ill, and injured service members to participate in various therapeutic and recreational activities in hopes to aid in their recovery. The USO will host three Warrior Week events in 2019 focusing on outdoor activities, music therapy, and honoring our service members and their families. WARRIOR WEEK LOCATIONS VIRGINIA BEACH, VIRGINIA--MAY 28-JUNE 3, 2019 NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE--JULY 18-20, 2019 EL PASO, TEXAS--SEPTEMBER 11-14, 2019 Come out and support these warriors! It's an awesome week. You can grab more details about the upcoming USO Warr... read more

Great news announced today for our U.S. Military Veterans! In appreciation of your service to our country, Busch Gardens Williamsburg & Other SeaWorld Parks Nationwide have announced Free Admission for Veterans and up to three guests this summer (this is for a limited time). Check out all the details and upcoming fun at Busch Gardens below! Plus, other military discount offers for Busch Gardens & other SeaWorld Parks. WILLIAMSBURG, Virginia (May 20, 2019) -- As Memorial Day weekend approaches the country is especially mindful of the sacrifices veterans have made for the nation. Busch Gardens®... read more

In Honor of Military Appreciation Month, all Texas de Brazil domestic locations are celebrating Active Duty & Veterans plus up to 8 guests with a special military discount offer! MILITARY APPRECIATION WEEKEND--MAY 27TH-29TH *50% off military/veterans (valid for all military/veteran w/ID) *Valid for dinner hours of operation only *20% for the rest of the guests (non-military) up to 8 guests *Offer is valid Monday-Wednesday Texas de Brazil also shows support of the Military Community with a year-round Military Discount Program. You can learn more about Texas de Brazil , their menu, locations an... read more

In Honor of Military Appreciation Month, Rebounderz Indoor Trampoline of Newport News is Offering a Special Military Discount for Active Duty, Retired and their Families for the entire month of May! Military members (active and retired) with valid ID enjoy a 25% military discount for the entire month. Plus, 10% off for military families for the entire month. Neither of these can be applied to birthday parties or cafe items, though - just jump time. Rebounderz is Proud to Offer an Everyday Military Discount to the Military Community! Rebounderz offers a 15% MILITARY DISCOUNT to active, retired... read more

Hampton Roads Military, Welcome to Moe's every Saturday for a 20% Military Discount! Plus, check out other great specials and meals throughout the week. Moe's has something for everyone from the calorie-conscious to meat-lovers, with 20+ fresh ingredients to customize your meal- always flavorful and hormone-free. MOE MILITARY Moe's has a long history of showing their support of the men and women in uniform through their Moe's Military Saturday offering a 20% military discount at all Hampton Roads locations. OTHER SPECIALS AT MOE'S All 13 area locations in Hampton Roads have a kids eat free da... read more

Hampton Roads Military, great news if you are in the market for a new car! Our MB Community Partners, Beach Ford & Barton Ford have increased their Military Discount for the month of May in honor of Military Appreciation Month. Now is a great time to buy a new car if you are in the market! MILITARY APPRECIATION MONTH--MILITARY DISCOUNT Military members receive $1,500 towards the purchase of a new vehicle through 5/31/2019! ABOUT BEACH FORD & BARTON FORD Since 1978, Beach Ford has been proud to serve the Virginia Beach, Suffolk, Norfolk, Portsmouth and Chesapeake, VA community. We're here to h... read more

Military Spouse Appreciation Day~May 10, 2019 Every year on the Friday before Mother's Day, we as a country celebrate Military Spouses nationwide. Military Spouse Appreciation Day is a day to recognize the strength, sacrifices and commitment of military spouses in the United States of America. President Ronald Reagan recognized the profound importance of spouse commitment to the readiness and well-being of military members and declared May 23, 1984 the first Military Spouse Day with Proclamation 5184, dated April 17, 1984. The US Secretary of Defense, Caspar Weinberger standardized the date b... read more

MilitaryBridge & Nixplay partner for the month of May in honor of Military Appreciation Month! Nixplay has announced several new military initiatives this Military Appreciation Month in effort to show support of the Military Community: Nixplay will be Giving Away (2) Nixplay 10.1 inch SEED frames (1-Black, 1-Wood) via MilitaryBridge to 2 lucky military members and/or military families. Enter below starting May 11th! Nixplay has also launched a significant Military Discount of 15% off the 10.1 Nixplay SEED Black/Wood Frames for the period May 10 - 31, 2019 by entering the discount promo code: ... read more

10 Best Gifts Military Spouses Will Love For Mother's Day & Military Spouse Appreciation Day! Mother's Day (May 12th) & Military Spouse Appreciation Day (May 10th) are right around the corner. Mother's Day is a day to celebrate moms everywhere for all that they do day in and day out. Especially as Military Spouses who often face solo parenting due to deployments. Whether you go over the top or just like to do something small we have some of our favorites that all Moms are sure to love. Not only are these some great gift ideas but they all offer either specials or military discounts which will... read more

Keeping up with the Jones....the struggle is real! We all know that neighbor----a manicured lawn, perfectly trimmed shrubs, not a weed or leaf in site. Don't panic, you can get all the tools and equipment you need to keep your yard looking great from WORX Tools. They even have you covered with other innovative power tools and if your husband is like mine, you can never have enough power tools. ABOUT WORX TOOLS Innovation. Power. Performance. It started with a simple idea: let’s create an innovative collection of power tools designed to help customers complete projects quicker and easier. Givi... read more

WHAT YOU'LL FIND AT WOODBRIDGE FIT BODY BOOT CAMP Discover The Woodbridge Fitness Boot Camp That Burns Twice The Fat, Gets You Fit And Challenges Your Body Every Time*. Woodbridge Fit Body Boot Camp combines our signature Afterburn workouts, which keep your metabolism high and burning extra fat for up to 32 hours after each workout, with smart nutrition coaching and personalized accountability to deliver rapid, lasting, sustainable results*. Come in to Woodbridge Fit Body Boot Camp today to see our positive, welcoming, high-energy community in action and start your journey to getting in the b... read more

Norfolk Tides Armed Forces Night ~ May 11th, 2019 Join the Norfolk Tides in honoring all the brave men and women that serve in the Armed Forces. Active duty and retired military personnel as well as dependents can show their ID at the Harbor Park box office to get box seat tickets for $9.50 each and reserved seat tickets for $8.50 each. Game:Norfolk Tides vs. Buffalo Bisons @7:05 pm Post-Game Fireworks Extravaganza Stay after the game for a fireworks extravaganza presented by Navy Mutual! Learn more about Armed Forces Night at The Norfolk Tides ... read more

MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY--MEMORIAL DAY--MAY 27, 2019 This Memorial Day, Jake's Grill wants to take the opportunity to honor those who have served and are still serving in the United States Military. Monday, May 27th military members Active Duty, National Guard, Veterans andGold Star Parents/Gold Star Spouses enjoy a Free Entree for Lunch or Dinner. It's our way of saying, "Thank you for your service and sacrifice made every day in protecting our country." About Jake's Grill-Portland, OR Located at the historic Sentinel Hotel, Jake’s Grill brings the classic American Grill traditional dining ... read more

MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY--MEMORIAL DAY--MAY 27, 2019 This Memorial Day, McCormick & Kuleto's wants to take the opportunity to honor those who have served and are still serving in the United States Military. Monday, May 27th military members Active Duty, National Guard, Veterans and Gold Star Parents/Gold Star Spouses enjoy a Free Entree for Lunch or Dinner. It's our way of saying, "Thank you for your service and sacrifice made every day in protecting our country." About McCormick & Kuleto's Featuring seasonal seafood, tender steaks and signature oysters, our commitment to freshness is reflec... read more

#sponsored Our family has been a loyal Costco member for over 15 years! We have been lucky enough to always have a Costco nearby wherever we have been stationed. Why our family chooses Costco? This boils down to three simple words: Quality, Savings and Selection. Costco stands behind their products. Costco has a very generous return policy on membership and merchandise with some exceptions. In the rare occurrence where I have not been satisfied, Costco has always taken the product back, no questions asked. These times are few and far between because Costco carries nothing but high-quality pro... read more

NATIONAL MILITARY APPRECIATION MONTH DISCOUNTS & FREEBIES FOR MAY 1-31, 2019 May 1-31st, 2019 is National Military Appreciation Month. Congress designated May as National Military Appreciation Month in 1999 to ensure the nation was given the opportunity to publicly demonstrate their appreciation for the sacrifices and successes made by our service members - past and present. Each year the president makes a proclamation, reminding Americans of the important role the U.S. Armed Forces have played in the history and development of our country. Within May there are several military related nation... read more

Churchill Downs is Proud to Show their Support of the Military Community in Offering their Military Appreciation Day May 27th, 2019! Active members or veterans of the military are invited to enjoy a day at the races on Monday, May 27th! By showing a valid military I.D., military members will receive FREE general admission or a discounted ticket ($29) to Millionaires Row dining room. To purchase Millionaires Row tickets, please contact a group sales representative at 502.636.4450, or via email at groupsales@kyderby.com. Limit of 8 tickets with military discount. GET TICKETS RACE DAY INFORMATIO... read more

Military Appreciation at The LPGA Kingsmill Championship May 20-26, 2019! Celebrating the Military Community with Two Appreciation Offers Patriots' Outpost The Patriots’ Outpost is a special venue dedicated to active duty, retired or reserve military in support of the sacrifices they have made for our freedoms. This skybox is located behind #15 green and features views of championship golf, player appearances and complimentary snacks and beverages. To access the Patriots’ Outpost you can show your military ID at the entrance. In addition to the skybox, women from the Armed Forces attend the A... read more

Kings Island Military Appreciation Days! Kings Island is Proud To Honor The Military Community This May By Offering FREE ADMISSION To Active And Retired Military PersonnelMay 24-27, 2019 Kings Island prides itself on providing world-class thrills, fun and entertainment for guests of all ages. The 364-acre amusement and water park is also proud of the brave men and women who serve in the U.S. military. Kings Island will pay tribute to members of the military by offering free admission on military appreciation days during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. On Memorial Day weekend, May 24-27th, K... read more

American Heroes Weekend--May 25, 26, & 27 2019 All military personnel, veterans, police officers and firefighters (identification required) Receive FREE admission to the park on these special event days and their immediate family members (spouse and children) also receive a special discounted rate ($24.00 plus tax, ages 8-64, $19.00 plus tax, ages 3-7 and 65+, a savings of up to $14.00!) when purchasing tickets at Silverwood's front gate! For information call (208) 683-3400. Also, we will have special May rates during May 27th - June 7th. $38.00(ages 8-64) $21.00 (ages 3-7 and 65+) or order o... read more

Kick off Summer with Us! Memorial Day has long been considered the unofficial start of summer, so let's get this party started! Our Memorial Day celebration combines all the family-friendly fun of Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom with a salute to our late service members who forged a path to America's continued freedom. In between all the thrills, splashes and laughs during your AMAZING day, stop by Parkside Pavilion from 4pm-7pm for a Memorial Day cookout like no other. For only $20 per person, you'll be treated to hamburgers, hot dogs. fried chicken, potato salad, and more. Season Passhold... read more

Michigan's Adventure Offering FREE ADMISSION for Military Members May 26-27th, 2019! Plus, a Special Discount For Immediate Family Members of Military. Honoring Our Military! Michigan’s Adventure appreciates the commitment of our military troops. In an effort to honor this extraordinary brand of men and women who preserve our freedom, a cause greater than self, we have an offer for you. Michigan’s Adventure celebrates America’s best by offering what we do best: a full day of pure AMAZING with thrilling rides, super-fast water slides and ginormous waves, never-ending laughs and memories for a ... read more

American Heroes Week at Schlitterbahn Waterparks Monday, May 27, 2019 - Sunday, June 3, 2019 As a thank you to military and first responders, all Schlitterbahn Waterparks host an Annual American Heroes Week with FREE admission to the New Braunfels, Galveston, South Padre Island, and Corpus Christi parks. Members of the military (both active duty and retired), police, firefighters and EMTs will be welcomed at Schlitterbahn Waterparks with FREE admission. Of course, it’s much more fun to visit with family, so in addition to the free ticket, the spouses and dependents of American Heroes are welc... read more

California's Great America is Honoring Active and Retired Military with FREE ADMISSION this Memorial Day Weekend--May 25-27, 2019! Make plans to spend Memorial Day weekend at California’s Great America as they kick off the summer season with exciting special events. To honor their guests who serve in the military, all active or retired military members will receive Free Admission to Great America on Saturday, Sunday and Monday of Memorial Day weekend. Just show valid ID at the ticket booths to participate in our military salute. Additionally, military members can purchase up to six tickets fo... read more

#sponsored Looking for something fun to do this summer? V isit Legoland Florida Resort where awesome awaits with over 50 rides and attractions at LEGOLAND and the all NEW LEGO® MOVIE™ World. Plus, LEGOLAND® Florida Resort has exclusive offers for the military to show their appreciation of military service and sacrifice. LEGOLAND FLORIDA has a long history of military support through their Military Discount Program-- Bricks and Boots LEGOLAND® Florida , the largest LEGOLAND Park in the world, is a 150-acre interactive theme park with more than 50 rides, shows and attractions, restaurants, shop... read more

Military Appreciation at Mystic Aquarium As a thank you United States military personnel for their service to our country, Mystic Aquarium is offering FREE admission for U.S. Military Veterans and Active-Duty Service Members May 25 to 27 with Military ID. Family members with U.S. Military ID receive $10 off general admission when each person shows his or her dependent ID. Admission discount available on general admission only. Must present United States Military ID, DD214 or Veterans Administration card at admission gate at time of purchase to receive free admission. Discount valid for family... read more

Military Appreciation Days at Carowinds May 26- 27, 2019 Join Carowinds as they pay tribute to our brave military service men and women by offering FREE PARK ADMISSION to anyactive military, retired military, National Guard, veterans with honorable or medical discharge and Reserve Officers’ Training Corps. What’s more, Carowinds’ special military offers extend beyond servicemembers to their families as well. Up to 6 immediate family members of military personnel can purchase tickets for only $39.99 when purchased online. Just bring a valid government-issued ID to receive these tokens of our m... read more