2020 Discounts for Military Family Appreciation Month

Students at Jeff Davis Elementary School wave U.S. flags during a Veterans Day celebration in Biloxi, Mississippi, Nov. 8, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo/Kemberly Groue)
Students at Jeff Davis Elementary School wave U.S. flags during a Veterans Day celebration in Biloxi, Mississippi, Nov. 8, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo/Kemberly Groue)

Businesses are appreciative of all that the military does. That's why they offer discounts to military and their families throughout the month of November, which is designated as Military Family Appreciation Month.

The following is a list of discounts on goods, services and dining during Military Family Appreciation Month 2020. Please check back as the list is updated.

Keep in mind that most businesses require proof of military service. What identification do you need to prove that you're a veteran? Click here for a few common options.

Note: Not all franchise locations participate in their national chain's programs -- be sure to contact your nearest establishment to make sure they are participating.

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Click here to see a list of military discounts offered for Veterans Day.

2020 Offerings:

9/11 Memorial and Museum -- Veterans will receive free Museum admission as well as half-price tickets for three family members from November 7 to 18.

Academy Sports + Outdoors -- Veterans, active-duty and reserve service members and their immediate family members get 10% off their entire purchase in-store and online from October 25 through November 11.

Eat'n Park -- All former and current military personnel and their families will receive a 10% discount for the entire month of November. Dine-in only.

FantasyWorld Resort -- Active-duty service members and veterans receive the Patriots Salute Package, which includes discounts on stays November 1 through 30 (with a two-night minimum).

National WWI Museum and Memorial -- Admission is free for veterans and active-duty military personnel November 7 through 15.

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts -- Active and retired military members, veterans, and their families save up to 15%, plus receive 500 Wyndham Rewards bonus points for qualified stays booked by December 7 and completed by December 8, 2020.

2019 Offerings:

Amazon -- November 6 through 11, active-duty, veterans, National Guard and Reserve personnel can sign up for a year of Prime membership for $79 ($40 in savings). New and existing Prime members can take advantage of this promotion.

Boston Duck Tours -- Veterans and active military ride free from November 11 through 15. Dependents ride for $10 per person (plus 5% CCF surcharge). 

Brides Across America -- Brides Across America holds a wedding gown giveaway for military in partnership with bridal salons across the country in November. Qualifying brides register to attend the event at a participating bridal salon by completing the registration form and paying a $40 fee. Attend the event and select one of the designated gowns on display. Visit the Brides Across America website for more details.

Buckle -- Military can save 10% off purchases all year long, plus get free shipping November 4 through 18 with a minimum purchase of $129.

Enterprise Car Sales -- Active-duty military members, veterans and their families get a Firestone Prepaid Maintenance Package with any used vehicle purchase during the entire month of November.

Eyemart Express -- Veterans, active- and non-active duty military personnel, and their families receive 20% off prescription eyewear purchases when they visit a store through November 16.

Fatz Cafe -- Veterans and active military get a free World Famous Calabash Chicken basket on November 11. And from November 1 through 30, veterans and active military members will receive 20% off their entrée.

GM -- GM offers special savings for the military November 1 through December 2

Goodyear Auto Service -- Military members get free car care checks and free tire installation. Effective November 8 through 16, the free car care checks will include checks on tires, brakes, alignment, battery, wiper blades and shocks and struts. Active and retired military members will also receive free tire installation during the promotion period, creating a minimum savings of $25 per tire.

Just Tires -- Military members get free car care checks and free tire installation. Effective November 8 through 16, the free car care checks will include checks on tires, brakes, alignment, battery, wiper blades and shocks and struts. Active and retired military members will also receive free tire installation during the promotion period, creating a minimum savings of $25 per tire.

Knott's Berry Farm -- Active-duty military and veterans receive free admission for themselves and 1 guest from November 3 through 21 and December 2 through 19. Additional discounted tickets may be purchased at the ticket booth.

La Quinta by Wyndham -- From October 22 through December 5, any current or retired military personnel, veterans and their families who book and stay at La Quinta hotels in the U.S. and Canada can take advantage of a 15% off military discount.

LEGOLAND Florida – From November 1 through 22, veterans receive free admission. Veterans can also purchase theme park tickets for up to six guests at a 50% discount on the same dates.

Lucille's Smokehouse BBQ -- During the month of November, active-duty and veteran military personnel get 20% off. On November 11, active-duty military and veterans get a free dessert.

North Carolina Zoo -- Active-duty, veteran and retired military personnel get free admission and $2 off admission for up to six accompanying guests November 9 through 17

Orlando Science Center -- Veterans get free admission and their attending family members receive 50% off admission from November 1 through 17.

Planet Fitness -- Veterans and active military personnel can work out for free from November 8 through 15. In addition to full access to club services, veterans and active military personnel are invited to bring a workout buddy at no additional charge and relax after they work out with free HydroMassage and chair massages.

Pro Football Hall of Fame -- Veterans and active military plus a guest get free museum admission and parking from November 1 through 11. Throughout the rest of November and every day at the Pro Football Hall of Fame, veterans and active military receive $5 off Museum admission and their spouses and dependents receive $3 off. Free parking will be provided for the month of November.

Purple Mattress -- Get 15% off with Purple’s Military Discount from November 8 through 18, and for a limited time, get a free Purple product of your choice when you purchase a dreamy Purple Mattress.

San Antonio Zoo -- Active-duty, retired, veteran members of the military, National Guard and Reserves get free admission throughout the month of November. Up to four immediate family members can receive 50% off standard admission on date of visit. Military members plus, up to four dependents can also save 20% on annual passes.

Sanderling Resort -- Current and former military receive discounted rates of $119 per night from November 11 through March 14 with an additional 20% off all food, spa and retail.

Sleep Number -- Military and veteran families receive an extra $100 off select smart beds and adjustable bases with promo code through November 17.

SmileDirectClub -- Active military members and veterans get $175 off their clear aligner purchase November 10 through 14.

Staples -- Active-duty military personnel, reservists, retired or disabled veterans and their immediate families get a 25% discount November 10 through 16.

Super 8 by Wyndham -- Active and retired military members, veterans and their families can enjoy 20% off the Best Available Rate at participating Super 8 by Wyndham hotels. Plus, Wyndham Rewards members receive 500 bonus points. Book by December 5 and complete your stay by December 6. 

Target -- Active-duty military, veterans, Reservists and their dependents can receive a 10% discount on a purchase made in-store and online from November 3 through 11.

Tractor Supply Company -- Veterans, active-duty military members and dependents get 15% off their entire in-store purchase on November 16.

Tuft & Needle -- Veterans, active-duty military members and their family members get a discount of $175 off their Mint and Hybrid mattresses. This offer is valid through November 11 online and in store.

West Virginia State Parks -- Military personnel who have served or those currently in reserve or active-duty get 50% off regular lodge and cabin rates on stays between November 1 through November 15. Presentation of military or veteran status will be requested upon check in.

World of Coca-Cola -- Active duty, reserves and retirees get free admission year-round, and November 1 through 11, members of the Armed Forces may purchase up to four half-price general admission tickets for their friends and family.

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