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Star Spangled Celebration~Military Days Active Duty, Retired and Veterans Receive Free Admission June 30-July 4th, 2017 Join us over the Fourth of July Weekendas wecelebrate our independence with an event for the whole family! Kings Dominion will also pay tribute to our brave military service men and women – all active, retired and veterans with honorable or medical discharge get FREE ADMISSION to the park with a valid military I.D. or DD214 June 30-July 4, 2017! Head to the front gate and present your Military ID for Free Admission. Military Discounted Tickets For Military Family Members Kin... read more

Through June 30 , Army & Air Force Exchange Service shoppers can enter for a chance to win a trip for two to Kailua-Kona, Hawaii , this fall for the 2017 Ironman World Championship. One lucky winner will be awarded a $4,700 prize package including round-trip airfare, two nights of lodging, transportation to the hotel and airport, $500 in spending money and two tickets to the Ironman World Championship on Oct. 14 . DALLAS – Army & Air Force Exchange Service shoppers have the chance to win a trip for two to Kailua-Kona, Hawaii , this fall for the 2017 Ironman World Championship. Through June 30... read more

The True Meaning of Memorial Day Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering the people who died while serving in the country's armed forces. The holiday is currently observed every year on the last Monday of May. It marks the unofficial start of the summer vacation season, while Labor Day marks its unofficial end. Many people visit cemeteries and memorials, particularly to honor those who have died in military service. Many volunteers place an American flag on each grave in national cemeteries. Memorial Day is not to be confused with Veterans Day; Memorial Day is a... read more

McCormick & Schmick's is Honoring the Military Community this Military Appreciation Month with a Free Meal! Reservations are very important as this always books up quickly. Find a location near you! ... read more

T oday is Armed Forces Day, May 20, 2017 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. (Photo courtesy of Department of Defense) May 1-31st, 2017 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, rem... read more