Local veterans and active-duty service members have several places to get free and discounted food, services and goods in Utah Valley on Veterans Day.
Most deals are available for veterans and active-duty service members and require proof of military service. Check local stores to make sure they are a participating location.
Applebee’s - All veterans and active military members can get a free meal from a special menu at Applebee’s locations on Veterans Day. The only Utah County location is in Orem.
Buffalo Wild Wings - At Buffalo Wild Wings, all past and present members of the armed services can get a free small boneless wings and fries. There is a Utah County location in Lehi.
California Pizza Kitchen - All veterans and active military members can get a free entree from a list of pizzas, salads or pastas and a beverage at California Pizza Kitchen on Monday. The Utah County location is at University Place in Orem.
Carrabba’s Italian Grill - Carrabba’s Italian Grill is offering a free calamari order for veterans, active duty military and first responders from Nov. 8-11. Carrabba’s is located in Orem.
Chili’s - Chili’s is offering a free meal for all veterans and active military members from a select menu on Veterans Day. There are Utah County locations in American Fork and Orem.
Chipotle - Chipotle is offering veterans and active military members a free entree with the purchase of another entree on Veterans Day. There are locations in Lehi and Orem.
Cracker Barrel - At Cracker Barrel, all veterans and active military members can get a free Pumpkin Pie Latte or a slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake. The only Utah County location is in Springville.
Denny’s: All Veterans and military personnel can get build their own Grand Slam for free at Denny’s on Monday from 5 a.m. to noon. There are locations in Orem, Provo, Springville, Spanish Fork, Lehi and Saratoga Springs.
Golden Coral - Golden Corral will host its annual Military Appreciation Night for anyone who has served in the U.S. Military from 5-9 p.m. Monday. Those who have served will get a free “thank you” dinner. The Utah County location is in Orem.
IHOP - IHOP is thanking veterans and active duty military members Monday with a free serving of red, white and blueberry pancakes from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday. There are Utah County locations in Orem, American Fork and Springville.
Little Caesars - Veterans and active military members can get a free Hot-N-Ready Lunch Combo from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday. There are locations in Orem, Provo, Lindon, American Fork, Springville, Highland, Spanish Fork and Saratoga Springs.
Menchie’s - Service members and veterans can get 6 ounces of free frozen yogurt on Veterans Day. There is a location in Orem.
Outback Steakhouse - Outback is offering 20% off to all military veterans, servicemen and women, police, firefighters and first responders from Nov. 8-11. These heroes get 10% off every day. There is a location in Orem.
Pizza Pie Cafe - Pizza Pie Cafe in Provo will honor all who served by offering a free buffet for all veterans and currently enlisted military members on Monday.
Red Lobster - Veterans and active duty service members can get a free appetizer or dessert on Monday. There is a location in Orem.
Red Robin - Veterans and active duty military can get a free Tavern Double Burger with Bottomless Steak Fries at Red Robin on Veterans Day. There is one location at the Provo Towne Centre Mall.
Starbucks - Veterans, active duty military personnel and family members can get a free cup of coffee at Starbucks on Veterans Day. There are many locations throughout Utah County.
Texas Roadhouse - Veterans and active military members can get a free lunch meal on Veterans Day between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. There are locations in Orem and American Fork.
Tucanos Brazilian Grill - All veterans can get a free Churrasco meal with the purchase of another adult Churrasco meal at Tucanos Brazilian Grill in Orem. The special runs Nov. 8-12.
Village Inn - Village Inn will be offering a free V.I.B to veterans and active military. The meal includes a choice of four different V.I.B. items to create a delicious breakfast. The deal will be available on Monday. There are locations in Provo and Orem.
Weinerschnizel - Veterans and active duty military can get a free chili dog, small fries and small Pepsi at Weinerschnizel on Monday. There is a location in Orem.
Things to do outside Utah County
Loveland Living Planet Aquarium - Head north to Salt Lake County for free entry for veterans and immediate family members at the Loveland Living Planet Aquarium on Monday.
The Leonardo - Veterans and active-duty military can enjoy free museum admission Monday at The Leonardo museum in Salt Lake City.
Seaquest Interactive Aquarium - Seaquest is offering free all-day admission to veterans on Monday.
Hogle Zoo - The zoo is offering free admission Monday to soldiers, veterans and their immediate families.
Natural History Museum of Utah - Veterans can get free admission for themselevs and one additional guest to the Natural History Museum of Utah from Nov. 9-11.
Tracy Aviary - Tracy Aviary is offering $1 admission for active and former military personnel and their families Monday.
Free National Parks Entrance - All five of Utah’s National Parks will have free admission on Veterans Day.
Retail and service deals
Provo Towne Center Mall - The mall will offer a free gift at the Mall Office Monday for all veterans, active duty service members and first responders Monday.
Quick Quack Car Wash - All veterans and military service members can get a free car wash from Quick Quack Car Wash Monday. There are locations in Highland, American Fork, Saratoga Springs, Pleasant Grove, Provo, Orem, Spanish Fork, and Springville.
Amazon Prime - Through Nov. 11, veterans, active-duty troops, National Guard and reserve members can get a one-year Amazon Prime membership for $79, which is a $40 discount.
Target - Military personnel, veterans and their families can get a 10% discount on one purchase between Nov. 3 and 11 from Target. Head to http://target.com/military to get verified for the offer. There are Target locations in Orem, American Fork and Provo.
Home Depot - Home Depot offers 10% discount to active-duty military every day, veterans also get a 10% discount on Veterans Day. There are Home Depot locations in American Fork, Lindon and Provo.
Lowe’s - At Lowe’s, all active military members save 10% every day. There are Utah County locations in Lehi, Orem and Spanish Fork.
Jiffy Lube - Veterans and active-duty military can receive a free oil change at Jiffy Lube locations around the country on Veterans Day. There are multiple locations throughout Utah County.
Great Clips - Veterans and current military members can visit a Great Clips on Nov. 11 to get either a free haircut that day or a free haircut card to use before Dec. 31, 2019. There are Great Clips locations in Lehi, Orem, American Fork, Payson, Highland, Pleasant Grove, Cedar Hills, Eagle Mountain, Provo and Spanish Fork.
Sports Clips - Sports Clips is offering free haircuts to active duty service members and veterans on Veterans Day. There are locations in Orem, Lehi, American Fork, Lindon, Spanish Fork and Saratoga Springs.
The Fellas Chop Shop - The Fellas Chop Shop in Spanish Fork will offer free haircuts for all veterans and active duty military Monday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Kohl’s - Active and former military personnel, veterans and their families get 30% off at Kohl’s, in-store only. There are Kohl’s locations in American Fork and Orem.
Bed Bath and Beyond - All U.S. military members and veterans can get 20% off at Bed Bath and Beyond Nov. 9-11. There is a Bed Bath and Beyond in American Fork.
Walgreens - Walgreens is offering 20% off for veterans, military and their families. Must have a Balance Rewards card to qualify. The discount will be offered from Nov. 8-11.
Cabela’s - Cabela’s is offering 10% off for Military members from Nov. 8-11, with the exception of firearms and ammunition, for which there is a 5% discount. Cabela’s is located in Lehi.
Foot Locker - Foot Locker offers a 15% discount on most purchases every day for active duty, veterans, National Guard, Reservists and Registered Retiree Service members. There is a Foot Locker location at University Place in Orem.
Veterans Day programs in Utah County
If you are looking for a celebration or program where you can remember and honor veterans, there are several happening Monday in Utah County.
Provo’s Veterans Day Celebration - Part of America’s Freedom Festival at Provo, the annual Veterans Day Celebration will be held at Timpview High School (3570 Timpview Drive, Provo) at 10 a.m. Monday. Timpview students will present a tribute of music, speeches, performances and tributes. Costa Vida will be catering the event and providing a luncheon for veterans and their families.
American Fork Veterans Day Program - American Fork city will host its annual Veterans Day Program to celebrate the freedoms we enjoy and honor those who fought. The program, held at the Alpine Tabernacle (110 E. Main St., American Fork) at 11 a.m. Monday, will include special guest speakers and musical numbers.
Orem Veterans Day Celebration - The annual Orem Veterans Day Program will include musical numbers by the Orem Community Band and singer Mallory Kate. There will also be the traditional flag exchange ceremony from the Orem American Legion Post 72. The featured speaker will be author, veteran and world record holder Dan Schilling. The event runs from 11 a.m. to noon Monday at the Orem City Cemetery (1520 N. 800 East, Orem).
Bennion Veterans Home program - The Bennion Veterans Home in Payson will host its annual Veterans Day program from 11 a.m. to noon Monday. There will be special remarks from Robert D. Pagnani, who served as an Army Combat Medic from 1973 to 1977.
Highland Veterans Day Ceremony - The Highland Veterans Day Ceremony will honor dedicated veterans and unveil a new addition to the statue at the Highland Cemetery. The event is a partnership between an Eagle Scout candidate and the city. The event will take place at the Highland City Cemetery (6200 W. 110000 North, Highland) from 11 a.m. to noon Monday.
UVU Veterans Day Breakfast - UVU will host a breakfast for all veterans at the university — students, staff and faculty — from 8-10 a.m. at Centre Stage on the university’s campus.