Happy Veterans Day y’all! In honor of our local and visiting veterans and active military, TheSmokies.com has put together the most comprehensive list of Veterans Day discounts and freebies that you’ll find in the Pigeon Forge, Sevierville and Gatlinburg areas.
Keep in mind, most of these deals are good for one day only, and require some form of military ID.
Free and/or Discounted Food
Alamo Steakhouse: Alamo Steakhouse is offering a free meal to all veterans and active military. Offer is good on dine in only at both their Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg locations.
Big Daddy’s Pizzeria: Big Daddy’s Pizzeria is offering a free meal to all veterans and active military. Offer is good on dine in only at both their Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg locations.
Bubba Gump Shrimp Co: Bubba Gump Shrimp Co is saluting veterans with 20% off nationwide on food and retail purchases for military personnel AND their families.
Cracker Barrel: Cracker Barrel is saying thank you to all U.S. veterans and active duty military with (your choice) of either a complimentary Pumpkin Pie Latte or a slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola® Cake. Even better — this particular offer is good at ALL locations, nationwide.
Curl De La Creme: Curl De La Creme is offering veterans and active military a free cup of rolled ice cream with valid ID. Limited to one per customer.
Huck Finn’s Catfish: Huck Finn’s Catfish is offering a free meal valued at $13.99 or less to all active duty and retired military with valid photo ID.
IHOP: IHOP is “serving pancakes to those who served our country” by offering a free red, white and blueberry pancake combo for all veterans and active duty military. Once again, this offer is good at all locations, nationwide.
J.O.E. and POP’s Sub Shoppe: J.O.E and POP’s Sub Shoppe is offering a free meal to all veterans and active military. Offer is good on dine in only.
Mad Dog’s Creamery: Mad Dog’s Creamery will be offering a free treat to all veterans and active duty military.
Mama’s Chicken Kitchen: Mama’s Chicken Kitchen is offering a free meal to all veterans and active military. Offer is good on dine in only at the Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg locations.
Mama’s Farmhouse: Mama’s Farmhouse is offering a free meal to all veterans and active military. Offer is good on dine in only.
Texas Roadhouse: Texas Roadhouse is offering vets a free lunch from 11 am- 4 pm at all locations, nationwide.
Big shoutout to the Johnson Family Restaurant Group for taking such great care of our vets, by the way!
Free and/or Discounted Attraction Tickets
Anakeesta: Anakeesta is offering one-day free general admission for all active duty and retired veterans.
Lumberjack Feud: Lumberjack Feud is saying thank you by offering active and retired military personnel a free ticket to their 5 pm Veterans Day show. Reservations are required with this deal, so call 865-366-3330 to book your free ticket.
Mysterious Mansion: Mysterious Mansion is offering free admission for veterans.
Rocky Top Mountain Coaster: Rocky Top Mountain Coaster is offering a free coaster ride to all vets and active military to honor those who served.
The Island in Pigeon Forge: For Veteran’s Day, The Island in Pigeon Forge will be offering military members and a guest a complimentary single wheel ride. Additional guests can purchase a single ride for $7 per person. To receive the discounted rates, military members must present a military ID.
The Track Family Fun Park: The Track Family Fun Amusement Park is offering $15 off purchases of orders $50 or more with coupon code HEROES2019 – online only.
Last but not least, if you’re in the area, don’t forget to partake in the Gatlinburg Veteran’s Day celebration! The event will be held on the Plaza at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies starting at 11 am and admission is free to all who attend.
We hope you are able to take part in some of these amazing offers from our gracious local restaurants and attractions! If we’ve missed anything, please contact us at [email protected] and we will get it added to the list ASAP!
Disclaimer: While we do our best to bring you the most up-to-date information, attractions or prices mentioned in this article may vary by season and are subject to change. Opinions expressed here are the author’s alone, not those of any mentioned business, and have not been reviewed or endorsed these entities. Contact us at [email protected] for questions or comments.