Blog Posts in "Military Holidays & Appreciati"

HONORING SERVICE TO AMERICA During Memorial Day weekend and Veterans Day weekend Colonial Williamsburg offers free admission to all active-duty military, retired, veterans, activated or drilling reservists, National Guard personnel, and up to three direct dependents. Active-duty, activated or drilling reservists, and National Guard personnel, please select one complimentary day per year, total; either Memorial Day weekend, Veterans Day weekend, or another day of your choosing. COMPLIMENTARY & DISCOUNTED ADMISSION All U.S. active-duty military, activated or drilling reservists, and National Gu... read more

Mission BBQ has a long history of supporting the military community through their Military Appreciation Days and Hiring Veterans Initiative. In honor of National Military Appreciation Month, Mission BBQ is Honoring The Military Community With Military Appreciation Days Offering A Free Sandwich! Be sure to come out to your local Mission BBQ during these Military Appreciation Days! Find a Mission BBQ location near you on MilitaryBridge! Related Post NATIONAL MILITARY APPRECIATION MONTH DISCOUNTS, FREEBIES, AND EVENTS FOR MAY 1-31, 2018! (Stay tuned for 2019) ... read more

MILITARY APPRECIATION DAYS AT KINGS DOMINION 05/25/19, 05/26/19, 05/27/19 Memorial Day has long been considered the unofficial start of summer, so let's get this AMAZING party started! Kings Dominion Memorial Day celebration combines all the family-friendly fun of Kings Dominion with a salute to our late servicemembers. Get the summer season started off right with an extra dose of adrenaline on Twisted Timbers and splish-splash fun at Soak City. Hang out with America's favorite beagle at Planet Snoopy? and catch a world-class live show when it's time to relax. After the sun goes down, stay fo... read more

April 5th is Gold Star Wives Day Gold Star Wives Day , which is a day dedicated to those widows/widowers whose spouses died while serving in the Armed Forces of the United States, or as result of service-connected disabilities. On this day in 1945, nearing the end of World War II, First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt helped convene the Gold Star Wives organization in response to the incredible sacrifices made by the spouses and families of our Greatest Generation’s soldiers, sailors, airmen, marines, coastguardsman, and veterans who died in service or as a result of their service-connected disabiliti... read more

(Press Release Courtesy Army & Air Force Exchange Service Public Affairs) I scream, you scream, we all scream—for military kids. On April 13, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service is celebrating Purple Up Day, a worldwide recognition of the strength and sacrifice of military children, by offering free treats to any child wearing purple at participating Exchange restaurants. “Military children display an inspirational spirit in the face of adversity and sacrifice,” said Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Luis Reyes, Exchange senior enlisted advisor. “The Exchange is honored to salute the service of o... read more