Besides these national chains generously offering discounts to military personnel including some to all customers, businesses in our local community are also honoring veterans this Tuesday. 

All events listed below are on Veterans Day, November 11, 2014, unless otherwise noted.  A valid ID is generally required and acceptable forms of ID vary by business. Consult with the business for rules, time, and participation in advance.


Ash Lawn-Highland 

Ash Lawn-Highland

Special event including Colonel Monroe performances, ceremony with the University of Virginia Army ROTC Cadets honoring veterans, and a living timeline of veterans.

Tour // Free for all active duty, former, and retired military personnel with valid ID. $12 for military family members (year round) and $8 for local residents (Albemarle and surrounding counties).


Car Lovers "Touchless" Car Washes

Discount // Free car washes to military personnel including active duty, reserves and retired members with valid ID.

Location // 2175 Ivy Rd and 1099 Rio Rd 


Charlottesville Catholic School: Veterans Day Ceremony

Event includes prayer service, flag ceremony, and speeches by guest speaker Major Otto as well as students. Reservations were required by November 4 to the following address:{C}



Democracy Vineyards

Discount // 10% off wine purchases for those with a VA or military ID. 


DuCard Vineyards

Discount // Complimentary tastings for military personnel including active duty, reserves and retired members, and their guests. Additionally, they are providing reduced prices on Panacea cigars.


Hospice of the Piedmont Veterans Day Ceremony

All are welcomed to attend the Veterans Day ceremony at American Legion Post 74 to honor veteran hospice patients.  The event is from 2:30 PM to 4 PM and located at 3025 Louisa Road in Keswick, Virginia.


Michie Tavern

Michie Tavern

Year-round discounts include:

Lunch // $4 off for active military personnel with military ID.

Tour // Free for active military personnel and immediate family (must present coupon and military ID).


Sedona Taphouse Charlottesville

Lunch // Free lunch item and soda for active or retired police, firefighters, teachers, EMS, 911 dispatchers, military, and nurses with valid ID.  Note that these members enjoy a 10% discount year-round.



Shenandoah National Park (and all National Parks)

Discount // Free for the day to all.


Wild Wolf Brewing Company

Discount // 10% discount for military personnel with valid ID.


Please comment below to share events or special deals not listed above!


(Photos by Samantha Brooke Tobias -