Veterans Day Freebies Throughout Indiana & Midwest

Veterans Day Freebies

Updated 11/10/2021

Below you’ll find a quick list of national and local (to Indiana) Veterans Day Freebies. Please share with your friends and family and remember to thank all those who have served!

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Please check with your location to see if they are participating and note that some locations may require some sort of military or veteran’s ID.

Veterans Day Freebies Available on November 10th & beyond

Fazoli’s – free regular spaghetti with either meat or marinara sauce, available 11/10 & 11/11
IKEA Fishers – one free entrée (max value $8.99) in the IKEA Restaurant, Nov. 10th – 12th from 11 am – 7 pm.

Veterans Day Freebies Available on November 11th

7-11 – free coffee or Big Gulp
Applebees – A free meal from a special menu.
Bar Louie – free craft burger or flatbread of your choice to all active or retired military, dine-in only
BJ’s Restaurant – A free entree from a select menu, plus a free Dr. Pepper for dine-in only.
Ben’s Soft Pretzels – free Jumbo Soft Pretzel
Bibibop Asian Grill – free bowl in-store
Bob Evans – free meals from a menu of seven homestyle favorites, dine-in only (beverage not included).
Buffalo Wild Wings – free order of 10 boneless wings and fries
California Pizza Kitchen – free meal and non-alcoholic beverage from a pre-selected menu for either dine-in or take-out

Casey’s – free small coffee AND carwash
Chicken Salad Chick – free Chick Special and regular drink
Chili’s Bar & Grill – free meal from a special menu, dine-in only.
Cici’s Pizza – free adult buffet
City Barbeque – a free sandwich platter, includes two sides and a regular drink.
Cracker Barrel – a free slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake, with purchase, in-store, and online with promo code VETSDAY21.
Denny’s – free Build Your Own Grand Slam from 5 a.m. to 12 p.m., dine-in only.
Dickey’s BBQ Pit – free Pulled Pork Classic Sandwich. Valid In-store, and Online/App for Carryout, with Code VETFREE.
Dunkin Donuts – free doughnut of choice
Famous Dave’s – free Georgia Chopped Pork Sandwich and side. Dine-in or To-Go (use promo code VETERAN at checkout)
Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers – on Veteran’s Day let the cashier know you are current or former military for a free combo meal comp card to use anytime between Nov. 11 – Nov. 30
Frisch’s Big Boy – free meal (up to $10) to all Veterans and active-duty military, available for dine-in, Drive-thru, or carryout
GetGo – free coffee EVERY DAY (not just Veterans Day!) Offer is extended to EMS, firemen, and police.
Golden Corral – free “thank you” meal from 5 pm to close, dine-in only.
Great Clips – receive either a free haircut that day or a free haircut card that can be redeemed for a free haircut from November 12 through December 10, 2021
IHOP – Free Red, White, and Blue pancakes from 7 am to 7 pm, dine-in only.

Krispy Kreme – free doughnut of choice and a small hot or iced coffee
Little Caesar’s – free from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., receive free HOT-N-READY Lunch Combo — four slices of pizza and a 20-ounce drink
Logan’s Roadhouse – free American Roadhouse Meal from 3 to 6 p.m
Macaroni Grill – Free Mom’s Ricotta Meatballs + Spaghetti for all veterans and active military
McDonald’s– free breakfast or lunch sandwich, varies per location
Max & Erma’s – free Best Cheeseburger in America with endless fries, fountain drink, and a chocolate chip cookie
Mission BBQ – free sandwich for veterans
O’Charleys – free entree all-day, dine-in only
Olive Garden – free entree from a special menu, dine-in only
Outback Steakhouse – free Bloomin’ Onion and Coca-Cola

Park Restaurant (New Castle) – free meal
Red Lobster – free appetizer or dessert, dine-in only.
Red Robin – When Veterans and Active Military register for Red Robin Royalty by November 1st, you’ll get a Free Red’s Tavern Double Burger with Bottomless Steak Fries added to your account – redeemable one-time, Monday 11/1 – Sunday 11/14 for Dine-In or To-Go.
Shoney’s – All You Care To Eat, freshly-prepared breakfast bar for military from open – 11 am
Smoothie King – free, 20 oz smoothie of their choosing at select locations.
SportClips – free haircuts
Starbucks – free tall, hot brewed coffee for veterans, active service members, and their spouses.
TCBY – free first 6 oz of frozen yogurt
Texas Roadhouse – pick up meal vouchers to redeem for one of 10 entrees, two sides, and a non-alcoholic beverage of their choice (soda, iced tea, or coffee). Restaurant staff will hand out the vouchers in a drive-thru event set up in the restaurants’ parking lots on Thursday, Nov. 11, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Vouchers remain valid until May 30, 2022
Wendy’s – free small breakfast combo with a valid military ID from 6:30 am – 10:30 am. No purchase necessary
White Castle – free Combo Meal (#1-#6) or a free Breakfast Combo Meal

Local Indiana Area Veterans Day Freebies

1925 Pubhouse (Anderson) – a choice of Free Craft Burger w/Side, Handheld w/Side or Entrée Salad from 11am – 4 pm
Arni’s (Lafayette) – free entree up to $10, dine-in only
Bru Burger Bar – a complimentary dine-in meal (reservations are recommended)

Chick-fil-A Noblesville (16685 Mercantile Blvd, Noblesville, IN) – one free entree (excludes salads)

Crew Carwash – 39 Indiana locations will be offering a free basic car wash from 7 am to 9 pm.
Drake’s Keystone – a free Drake’s entrée and non-alcoholic beverage, dine-in only
Good’s Candy Shop (Anderson) – free cones for veterans
Indianapolis Zoo – all current and former members of the military are admitted free on Veterans Day
Jack’s Donuts – free coffee and a doughnut at select locations (locations that have advertised this for 2021: Anderson & Kokomo) (Plainfield is a free yeast donut ring)

Joella’s Hot Chicken – a free meal consisting of two Jumbo Tenders, a made-from-scratch Southern side, a Dippin’ sauce, and a drink.
Kolache Factory – free breakfast of one free kolache (and kind) and one cup of any sized brewed coffee from 6 am – 2 pm

Legends Southside Bar (Richmond) – free Legends Burger or 6″ pizza with fountain drink
Mike’s Carwash — free basic carwash on Veterans Day

Purdylicious (Yorktown) – free regular scoop of ice cream
Red Apple Cafe (Muncie) – free meal from 7 am to 4 pm, dine-in only
Rosebud Coffee House (Muncie) – free 12 oz. drip coffee

The Caffeinery (Muncie) – free drip coffee
The Edge (Anderson) – a complimentary meal and receive a gift bag as long as they last from 11 am – 8 pm

Titus Bakery (Westfield) – free cup of coffee

Other freebies for Veterans

Indiana State Parks – free entrance for all veterans and active-duty military personnel on Veteran’s Day
National Parks – free lifetime access to all National Parks

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