Veteran’s Day is a time to show appreciation for those who’ve sacrificed so much for our country. This Veteran’s Day, businesses around Birmingham are honoring members of our armed services with a variety of discounts. Check ’em out!
Need a ride? Whether to a Veteran’s Day event or other destination, the Birmingham-Jefferson County Transit Authority (BJCTA) is offering free rides to all veterans. To board buses, present an active military ID card, Veterans Affairs health card or a retired military ID card.
Family, friends, animals and a train ride or two. The Birmingham Zoo thanks all active and retired military personnel and their dependents for their service all weekend long with free admission.
Location: 2630 Cahaba Road, Birmingham 35223
For a delicious lunch this Veteran’s Day, Chicken Salad Chick is offering all veterans a free Chick Meal and Drink.
Location: 2118 7th Ave S, Birmingham 35233; 210 Doug Baker Blvd #200, Birmingham 35242; 1830 29th Ave S, Homewood 35209
Discover a science-filled day at Birmingham’s beloved McWane Science Center. Between 10 a.m. And 6 p.m., all vets and active duty military will receive free admission.
Location: 200 19th Street North, Birmingham 35203
Melted cheese sandwiches, fries and local brews. What could be better on Veteran’s Day? This Veteran’s Day (and every day!), all active duty and military veterans receive 25% off.
Location: 4105 4th Ave South, Birmingham 35222
Enjoy Latin and American dishes served in the vibrant, quirky atmosphere of Rojo. Military in uniform will receive a 25% discount. Military out of uniform will receive a 10% discount.
Location: 2921 Highland Ave, Birmingham 35205
It may be chilly outside, but it’s never too cold for a frozen treat! This Veteran’s Day, Sweet Frog is offering all service members, past and present a free 12-ounce cup of frozen yogurt.
Location: 250 Doug Baker Blvd., #400, Birmingham 35242
From groceries and clothes to home essentials and more, Target is the place to go this Veteran’s Day. Troops, veterans and military family members can save 10% on a purchase, in store and online.
Location: 4616 US-280, Birmingham 35242; 5561 Grove Blvd., Hoover 35226; 531 Brookwood Village, Homewood 35209
Experience fresh food and a good time when you celebrate Veteran’s Day at Zoës Kitchen. All veterans and active military will receive a free entree when showing military ID at checkout.
Location: 323 Summit Blvd., Birmingham 35243; 1830 29th Ave South, #115, Birmingham 35209