Retailers and restaurants offer many discounts and freebies over the Memorial Day weekend. So we’ve gathered them together in a list below.
Most of these deals are only for military personnel or veterans, but some are available to anyone. Still others aren’t specifically for Memorial Day and many are available throughout summer and the entire year in appreciation for their service to our country.
Retailer discounts for Memorial Day Weekend 2020
Ford Salutes Those Who Serve with a special discount on vehicles for customers who are military and first responders. This offer is valid at any time. Enter your zip code to find the nearest Ford dealer and to learn the complete details, including leasing, new car purchases, and service on your current vehicle.
- Note: Ford is currently offering remote shopping, deferred payments, and other services: https://www.ford.com/built-to-lend-a-hand/.
IHOP Family Feasts are available to anyone for Delivery or Pickup at participating locations. Each feast contains four servings and includes options for breakfast or dinner, modestly priced from $25-$30. Delivery fees may apply.
Mariners Baseball Military Ticket Specials. Members of the U.S. military (active-duty, retired, reserve and veteran) receive 10% off select Main, Terrace and View Level seats for all Mariners regular season games (excluding Opening Day). Valid military ID required. Limit four tickets per ID.
- As of May 16, 2020, in accordance with recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) restricting events of more than 50 people for the next eight weeks, the opening of the 2020 regular season will be pushed back in accordance with that guidance. MLB will keep fans updated on decisions regarding plans for the 2020 schedule in the days and weeks ahead. The Clubs remain committed to playing as many games as possible when the season begins. We will continue to monitor ongoing events and undertake the precautions and best practices recommended by public health experts, and urge all baseball fans to follow suit. MLB extends its best wishes to all the individuals and communities who have been impacted by the coronavirus.
National Parks Service Free Annual Pass for U.S. Military. Available for current U.S. military service members and dependents, including Reserve and National Guard members. To obtain a pass, go in person to a federal recreation site (see PDF list of federal recreation sites that issue passes) and show a Common Access Card (CAC) or Military ID (Form 1173). A pass is your ticket to more than 2,000 federal recreation sites. Each pass covers entrance fees at national parks and national wildlife refuges as well as standard amenity fees (day use fees) at national forests and grasslands, and at lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. A pass covers entrance, standard amenity fees and day use fees for a driver and all passengers in a personal vehicle at per vehicle fee areas (or up to four adults at sites that charge per person). Children age 15 or under are admitted free.
- Note: due to the coronavirus outbreak, visitors are encouraged to check with the national park or recreation site before your visit, to be sure that it is open and to find out the current status of fee collection, and any restrictions on activities. Many sites have closed visitor centers, food service, campgrounds, etc. until further notice in order to protect patrons and employees.
Outback Steakhouse Heroes Discount celebrates all service men and women and their families receive 10% off their guest check all day, every day. The offer requires acceptable ID (see their website for details) and excludes alcohol, applicable taxes, and cannot be used in conjunction other discounts.
Sherwin-Williams Military Discount includes 15% off the list price of Paints, Stains, and Painting Supplies to men and women who are currently serving, are reservists, or have served in the military, and their spouses. Requires valid ID. Cannot be combined with other discounts.
Memorial Day Weekend events 2020
(If nothing is listed below, this year’s Memorial Day events haven’t been updated on our calendar. We usually begin to update Memorial Day events sometime in late April or early May for the coming year.)
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Monday, May 25, 2020