Memorial Day is the day we honor those who lost their lives serving their country. Several restaurants, museums, zoos and theme parks offer military personnel free meals and admissions on Memorial Day.
Firebirds Wood Fired Grill– Firebirds has locations in 18 states. Free lunch or dinner for active duty military members and veterans. Must show military ID.
Hooters– Hooters has locations in 44 states. Free meal from the Hooters Memorial Day Menu for military members and veterans. Must present valid military ID.
McCormick & Schmicks– McCormick & Schmicks has locations in 22 states. Free lunch or dinner entrée for veterans and active duty military members. Must show military ID.
Ninety Nine Restaurant– Ninety-Nine has locations in Massachusetts, Maine, Vermont, Connecticut, New York, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. Free meal from the $9.99 menu for active duty military personnel and veterans. Military ID required.
Perkins Restaurant & Bakery– Perkins Restaurant & Bakery has locations in 32 states. Free Magnificent Seven breakfast for active duty military personnel and veterans. Must show proof of military service.
Pie Five Pizza– Pie Five Pizza has locations in 22 states. Free customized pizza for active duty, retired military personnel. Military ID or proof of service required.
Shoney’s– Shoney’s has locations in 17 states. Free All-American burger and fries for veterans and troops. Military ID or proof of military service required.
Birmingham Zoo– Birmingham, Alabama- Free admission on Memorial Day weekend for veterans, active and retired military and their dependents. Must show proof of military service.
Blue Star Museums– Blue Star Museums has more than 2,000 museums in all 50 states. Free admission from Memorial Day to Labor Day, for active duty military personnel.
California State Parks– Free admission for active, reserve and veteran military personnel, with valid military ID.
Cincinnati Zoo- Cincinnati, Ohio- Free admission for active and retired military members, with government-issued ID.
King’s Dominion– Doswell, Virginia- Free admission for active, inactive or retired military members. Must show military ID or DD214.
King’s Island– Mason, Ohio- Free admission Memorial Day weekend for active and retired members of the U.S. military. Must present valid military ID.
Knott’s Berry Farm– Buena Park, California- Free admission Memorial Day weekend for active, retired or veterans with the U.S. military. Must show military ID or DD214.
Oregon Zoo– Portland, Oregon- Free admission for active military personnel and veterans, along with their families. Also, families of deployed military personnel receive free admission. Must show proper military identification.
Palm Beach Zoo– West Palm Beach, Florida- Free admission for active, reservist and retired members of the military. Must present valid military ID.
Pittsburgh Zoo- Free admission for all active duty, reservists and veterans of the United States military, with proper identification.
Shedd Aquarium– Chicago, Illinois- Memorial Day through Labor Day, free admission for active duty U.S. military personnel, including National Guard and Army Reserve and up to 5 family members.
Do you have any other places that offer free meals & admissions for military on Memorial Day to add to the list?