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May 24th, 2016 by RichmondBargains

Note: if you have questions regarding the details of these offers, like what documentation to bring or exactly who is included, please contact the location directly

Kings Dominion – Memorial Weekend Salute: Honoring Our Heroes May 28, 29, and 30 – We are celebrating Memorial Day all weekend long with extended fireworks shows, live entertainment, special offers and more. Plus – all active and retired military personnel get FREE admission to the park! (Note: does not include dependents)

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden – On Monday, May 30 (only) the Garden will offer FREE admission for military personnel and/or their dependents, with valid military ID card. Anyone else in the party (non-dependents) can receive half-price admission. Also on this day military personnel can enjoy a 10% discount in the Garden Shop. Military members and their dependents can enjoy a 15% discount (excluding alcohol) in the Garden Café.

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Colonial Williamsburg – Military families are invited to enjoy FREE Colonial Williamsburg admission, Friday, May 27–Monday, May 30, 2016 during our Honoring Service to America weekend. Celebrate with special events all weekend, culminating in a march and ceremony honoring America’s veterans at 10 a.m. on Memorial Day. Free admission tickets are only valid for May 27-May 30, 2016. Guests must visit a Colonial Williamsburg on-site ticket sales location to receive their free admission ticket. Locations include the Colonial Williamsburg Regional Visitor Center, the Lumber House, and William Pitt Store Ticket Offices in the Revolutionary City, and the ticket window in Merchants Square. All guests in party must be present to receive their free admission ticket. Only one per person. Free “Honoring Service to America” tickets will be provided to dependents of currently deployed troops with appropriate identification, the service member need not be present. Military veterans who separated before retirement can bring a copy of their honorable discharge paperwork, DD Form 214, as identification of service.

P.S. – Now through May 31, 2016, at Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia residents pay for a day and get the rest of the year free. More details

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May 22nd, 2015 by RichmondBargains

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Wendy’s: Stop in for Customer Appreciation Day, all day, Monday, May 25th! Celebrate Memorial Day with a FREE small Frosty at participating Richmond area locations. It is our way of saying “thanks” for your loyalty.

Fine print:
One free small Frosty per customer while supplies last. No purchase necessary, upon request. Valid only on 5/25/15, during regular restaurant hours. At participating Wendy’s locations in AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, OK, SC, TN, TX & VA.

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May 20th, 2015 by RichmondBargains

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Colonial Williamsburg – Active duty military, reservists, retirees, veterans, and their dependents receive free Colonial Williamsburg admission tickets during Memorial Day weekend—May 22–25, 2015. Explore the Revolutionary City, hear the stirring cadences of the Fifes and Drums, join in the patriotic events, and browse the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg.

Kings Dominion – Join us May 23-25 and July 4-5 as we pay tribute to our brave military service men and women by offering FREE park admission to any active, inactive or retired United States Service men and women with a valid military I.D. Enjoy activities planned each day along International Street including gettign your picture taken with our Uncle Sam stiltwalker at the front gate, real Army vehicles on display under the Eiffel Tower, a postcard mailing station to send to the troops, sponsored by NBC12, and an appearance by the USO! Also rock out to some awesome live music by our service men and women.

Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens – On Monday, May 25 (only) the Garden will offer FREE admission for military personnel and/or their dependents, with valid military ID card. Anyone else in the party (non-dependents) can receive half-price admission.

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May 21st, 2014 by RichmondBargains

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F.R.E.E. = Frugal Richmond Events for Everyone! All events free admission unless noted.

Memorial Day weekend in RVA: Music and fireworks at Rocketts Red Glare, Strawberry Fields Festival at Gallmeyer Farms in eastern Henrico, Summer Sounds concerts at Stony Point Fashion Park, RVA Music Night at Friday Cheers ($5), and Memorial Day events at Virginia War Memorial, service, parade and celebration in Sandston, and Carillon bell concert

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May 24th, 2012 by RichmondBargains

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Kings Dominion Military Days:

Join us May 26-27 and July 3-4 as we pay tribute to our brave military service men and women by offering FREE park admission to any active, inactive or retired United States Service men and women with a valid military I.D.

    Weekend Activities
    380th Army Band to perform the National Anthem on Sunday
    380th Army Band to perform at the Bandstand. 11:00AM Sunday
    Strolling performances throughout the park by the 380th Army Band on Sunday
    The Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps to perform at the Bandstand. 12:00PM Sunday
    Special 10 minute Fireworks show at 10:00PM on May 26 & 27
    The Department of Veterans Affairs will be at the park Saturday, Sunday, and Monday to welcome the militiary and assist in enrolment to the VA

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Colonial Williamsburg Honoring Service to America: May 25–28, 2012

Join us for a weekend of free admission, May 25–28. This Memorial Day we proudly invite active duty military, reservists, retirees, veterans, and their families to enjoy access to all our “Revolutionary City” and Art Museums have to offer. Guests can take advantage of complimentary parking at the Colonial Williamsburg Regional Visitor Center, where they can view the short movie The Story of a Patriot and utilize our shuttle bus services.

Weekend-long admission is only available at the on-site ticket sales locations of Colonial Williamsburg, including the Visitor Center, the Lumber House Ticket office, or the ticket window in Merchants Square. Appropriate military identification is required.

*Service members do not have to be present for offer to be valid. Admission will be provided to dependent family members of currently-deployed troops with appropriate identification. Military Veterans who separated before retirement can bring a copy of their honorable discharge paperwork, DD Form 213, as identification of service.

First responders can take advantage of an offer through June 10 to pay for a day and get the rest fo the year free

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Also, active duty members of the military are entitled to a free National Parks Annual Pass ($80 value)

For active duty military personnel and dependents with proper identification (CAC Card or DD Form 1173)

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