All-American companies offer new military discounts for 4th of July

Posted on Jun 30, 2014 · 3 min read

Fourth of July fireworks at nightWhile most of us are busting out red, white, and blue streamers, BBQ fixin’s, and fireworks this weekend, retailers are celebrating 4th of July by offering new military discounts or hosting military appreciation events during the month of July for those who protect our freedoms.

Be sure to mark these limited-time offers on your calendar.

  • Six Flags Magic Mountain is hosting a Military Appreciation Day picnic on July 12th with an all-you-can-eat buffet, discounted passes to the park, and a free ticket to Hurricane Harbor.
  • All active and former military members can receive 50% off NASCAR grandstand tickets in sections A-I for the 2014 July NASCAR Nationwide Series on July 19th at Chicagoland Speedway.
  • Grizzly is proud to honor the men and women of the US Armed Forces with 5% off purchases in addition to the discounts currently offered in a huge summer sales event. This promotion is valid for active, veteran and retired military personnel from July 4- July 18, 2014.
  • Active-Duty, Reservists, National Guard, and Veterans receive 1 complimentary ticket and 1 complimentary guest ticket for each day of The American Century Championship from Tuesday, July 15th – Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at  Edgewood-Tahoe Golf Course, Lake Tahoe, NV.

Here are more suggestions for ways to save big over the upcoming holiday weekend.

  1. Pick out something pretty to wear to that 4th of July picnic or parade from Karen Kane, an apparel company whose American made styles are known for their relaxed, Californian vibe.  Karen Kane offers a 15% military discount year round.
  2. Show off Old Glory in style with a handcrafted, solid wood flag case from All American Gifts. All American Gifts gives active duty, retirees, and veterans 10% off.
  3. Lounge by the pool in a stylish pair of shades from Armed Forces Eyewear. AFEyewear.com sells sunglasses, prescription glasses, and contact lenses at 10-30% off for active duty, veterans, retirees, reservists, and military families.
  4. Escape from the city to spend some quality time with family. Vail Valley Anglers provides a 15% discount to the military on all fly-fishing gear and accessories purchased online.
  5. Save up to 35% on LEGOLAND California tickets and resort hopper tickets with a military discount.
  6. Maxx HD gives verified active duty service members and veterans a 20% discount on up to four pairs of sunglasses per order and free USPS shipping.
  7. Fresh Produce offers a 10% discount on women’s fashions in-store and online, and on the second Tuesday of every month, they up the military discount to 20% in all of their 35 brick and mortar locations.
  8. Save up to 75% off the retail price of antivirus and security packages to protect your PC at TrendMicro.

For military personnel, the savings don’t stop on the 5th of July, because these companies and dozens of others use SheerID to protect their military discounts year round. See what other SheerID-protected discounts are available to active duty, veterans, retirees, reserves, and military families.

Angela Modzelewski by Angela Modzelewski