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Military Appreciation Month: Discounts and Deals

May 03, 2018 - 1:30 pm

Discounted Shopping:

GovX: Year-round discounts for military, veterans and 1st responders, with special prices for members for Military Appreciation Month.

VetTex: Free and discounted tickets to entertainment and sporting events for military and veterans.



Colonial Williamsburg: Memorial Day weekend: free admission to military and veterans, discounts for up to 3 family members. 

Hersheypark:  $20 off regular ticket for military.

Kings Dominion: May 26-28: free admission to military and veterans, discounts for family members.  Bring your valid ID to the front gate.

Kings Island:  May 25-28: free admission for active military, retired military, National Guard, veterans with honorable or medical discharge and Reserve Officers’ Training Corps with government issued ID. A valid military ID must be presented at Kings Island to take advantage of this offer. Discounts offered to family members.

Knotts Berry Farm: Discounted tickets for military with ID.



Amtrak: 10% military discount

Delta Airlines: Unadvertised discounts, but you need to call 800-325-1771 to book.  

Carnival Cruise Lines: Special fares for active and retired US Military and Canadian National Defense members.

Expedia: Upgrades and bonus points for military members.

Greyhound: 10% discount when you purchase at the station, or online with your Veterans Advantage card.

Hilton: Save 10% with special military family rates.

JetBlue: Veterans get a 5% discount with a Veterans Advantage card; military class airfare for active military.

MGM Grand:  Military and Vet Program members receive special discounts on rooms, restaurants, shows and attractions, plus a rewards card that gives an automatic upgrade to Pearl status.

Princess Cruises: Up to $250 on board spending credit.

Red Roof Inn: 10% discount to military and veterans.

Southwest Air: Military class airfare, but you must call to reserve 800-I-FLY-SWA.

United Airlines: 5% discount with your Veterans Advantage card.


Major League Baseball

Arizona Diamondbacks: Up to 50% discount off select home games.

Atlanta Braves: $10 off seats in the Home Run Porch and 50% off seats in the Grandstand Reserved for all regular season home games.

Baltimore Orioles:  $3 discount off of all tickets for military employees and their families, available at the Oriole Park Box Office. Or, for even bigger discounts, contact your ITT/Leisure Travel office.

Boston Red Sox: Special discounted prices for military and veterans when purchased online.

Chicago Cubs: Military Appreciation Night - May 18th.  Discounted tickets plus a special Cubbies camo hat.

Chicago White Sox: Military Appreciation Night - Tuesday, May 22. Discounted tickets to see the Cubs take on the Cleveland Indians at Wrigley Field. Each purchase of a Military Appreciation Night ticket includes a Cubs military camo baseball cap. 

Cincinnati Reds: $5 tickets are available for all Military Appreciation Games. 

Detroit Tigers:  Active members and veterans of the military are eligible to purchase half-price box office, dynamically priced Upper Box Infield and Upper Grandstand tickets to all 2018 Monday-Thursday regular season home games (excluding Opening Day). Tickets must be purchased at the Comerica Park Box Office and a valid military ID or Veteran ID must be presented at time of purchase. Service members and veterans may purchase a maximum of four (4) tickets per customer, per game. This offer is based on availability.

Houston Astros: Members of the military may purchase discounted tickets to select home games online.

Kansas City Royals: Special ticket prices for select homes games for military and veterans.

Los Angeles Angels: GovX Members can save 50% on Angels tickets.

Los Angeles Dodgers: Special ticket prices for select home games for military and veterans.

Miami Marlins: Each Monday at the ballpark, active and retired military personnel, veterans, fire rescue personnel and members of the police department receive two complimentary tickets! Bring your official service ID to the Center Field Entrance to redeem this offer and we'll see you at the game.

Milwaukee Brewers:  Offering active duty military and veterans half price tickets in select locations for the following games this season. Tickets are only available for digital delivery and there is an 8 ticket limit per game.

New York Yankees: Active military members can present their military identification card at designated Yankee Stadium Ticket Windows before Monday through Thursday home games and receive one complimentary ticket in the Grandstand Level or Bleachers, or purchase one half-price ticket in other areas in Yankee Stadium.  Exclusions apply.

Pittsburgh Pirates: Discounts: $10 per ticket on Outfield Box tickets, $6 per ticket on Infield Box tickets, $3 per ticket on Grandstand section tickets. ID required.

Philadelphia Phillies:  Special ticket prcies for select homes games for military and veterans.

San Diego Padres:  25% Off Tickets for Military and their Families,  50% Off Sunday Military Appreciation Tickets.  See schedule for details.

Seattle Mariners: 10% off select Main, Terrace and View Level seats for all Mariners regular season games. Valid military ID required. Limit four tickets per ID.

St. Louis Cardinals:  The Cardinals are proud to offer one complimentary ticket to active, reserve and retired U.S. Military personnel who show a Valid ID at the Clark Street Box Office beginning 1 hour before game time until 30 mins after scheduled game time. Tickets will be distributed at the 8th Street Box Office from 30 mins after scheduled game time until the conclusion of the 5th inning.

Tampa Bay Rays: Military, Teachers, and First Responders can receive complimentary tickets to select Monday home games, additional bonus dates and special ticket offers throughout the season. Some exclusions apply. Tickets will be made available one week prior to each scheduled game date. Tickets are available online only.

Texas Rangers: Special discounted pricing for select home games for military and veterans.

Washington Nationals:  Up to 28% discount, plus spending credit for food and drinks.



Apple: Discounts on assorted products via the Apple Government online store.

Chrysler: $500 in bonus cash towards the purchase of a vehicle.

Dell Computer: 10% off assorted personal computers.

Ford: $500 in "appreciation cash" towards the purchase of a vehicle.

General Motors: Assorted discounts on eligible Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac cars and trucks for active duty members, reservists, National Guard members, Veterans and their immediate family members up to three years of discharge date.

JC Penney: Discounted portrait packages.

Lowes: 10% discount to active military and veterans.  Must apply first.

Pep Boys: 10% discount when you present your ID.

1800Flowers and 1800Baskets: 20% discount for military and veterans with the promo code MILITARYUSA.



Chuckie Cheese: Special military discount packages: "The Alpha" -  get a large 1-topping pizza, 4 drinks & 45 play points for $28.99 ($40 value); "The Bravo" - get 2 large 1-topping pizzas, 4 drinks & 100 play points for $46.99 ($69 value)

Mission BBQ:  Specials for Armed Forces Week: free sandwich for all active military and veterans:  May 14 (Army), May 15 (Marines), May 16 (Navy), May 17 (Air Force), May 18 (Coast Guard), May 19 (Lunch with Hero's).   


Utilities and Banking

Direct Energy Special military rates for military and veterans.

Navy Federal Credit Union: Special checking, financing and CD rates for military and veterans during Military Appreciation Month. 



AT&T: 15% discount on monthly unlimited plans for military, veterans, National Guard and their spouses.

T-Mobile: 50% discount on family lines.

Verizon: 15% select plans, $200 Mastercard + $10 donation toWounded Warrior Project if you switch from another carrier.


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