Veterans and active duty members of the United States military sacrifice so much to keep us safe, that we honor them and express gratitude for their service, annually on Veterans Day. Veterans Day Holiday is celebrated annually on November 11, which is the anniversary of the end of World War I.
These fun things to do in Orlando seek to honor veterans and active duty service members with fun celebrations or free or discounted prices for Orlando attractions, restaurants, shops, and more not only on Veterans Day but all year. Read on for military discounts in Orlando, Kissimmee, and Central Florida.
Military Discounts Offered All Year
SeaWorld Orlando, Busch Gardens Tampa and Discovery Cove Orlando
SeaWorld Orlando, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay and Discovery Cove Orlando participate in the Waves of Honor military discounted or free admission tickets for Veterans and Active Duty Military personnel. Tickets must be purchased online and and must show a valid, active military ID at the front gate.
The Escape Effect
Military, medical, and first responders receive 20% off escape room games at The Escape Effect for the entire party.
Gatorland Orlando & Gatorland Orlando Zipline
Active and retired US Military receive free single-day admission with active, valid military I.D. at the Gatorland Admission Booth. Family members can receive 20% off single-day admission. Discounted Screamin’ Gator Zip Line tickets can be purchased through the local Info, Tickets & Tours (ITT) office on base.
Crayola Experience at the Florida Mall participates in the True Blue Heroes Annual Pass Program which offers active, retired, and veteran military personnel, law enforcement, firefighters, and emergency medical technicians a FREE bronze level annual pass.
Capone’s Dinner and Show
Active or retired military personnel receive a special price of only $31.99 for each military member and one guest with the coupon from Capone’s website and military ID. Tickets must be purchased directly through the box office.
LEGOLAND Florida Resort
Active duty members receive free admission with proof of active duty status at LEGOLAND Florida Resort. Veterans and Non-Active military receive deeply discounted tickets at the local ITT base or 10% off discount on 1 and 2 day tickets at the onsite ticket window with valid military ID.
Military and first responders receive 15% off all airboat tours and experiences and 50% off Gator Park Admission up to four guests at Wild Florida. Tickets and airboat tours must be purchased over the phone or at the admission desk to receive a discount with ID.
Military and veterans may receive a discounted rate or free Royalty upgrade with ITT tickets purchased on base for the show at Medieval Times. Tickets must be purchased through ID.me’s website for proof of military id.
Museum of Illusions
Military discounted admission is available with valid ID. Receive discounts Monday-Friday at Museum of Illusions at Icon Park Orlando.
Ripley’s Believe it or Not! Odditorium
Active military, veterans and first responders and their immediate families receive 30% off admission tickets at Ripley’s Believe it or Not! Odditorium. Tickets must be purchased onsite and valid ID is required.
When booking your military tickets, remember to bring a valid military ID to show proof of active duty, veteran or retired military status. Remember it’s always worth asking if a military discount is available even if it’s not posted. Also, check what promotions are being offered to the general public to make sure the military offer is the best deal available. Always verify with the business directly for details, offer dates, and restrictions for using the military discount.
2021 Veterans Day Discounts
Boggy Creek Airboat Adventures
November 11-14 Active duty, reserves, and retired military receive a FREE 1/2 hour airboat tour and 50% off for up to four guests at Boggy Creek Airboat Adventures. Stick around for delicious, scratch made Boggy Bottom Barbeque, Native American show, and
Orlando Science Center
November 1 – 14: Veterans and active military personnel with military ID receive FREE admission and 50% off admission to the Orlando Science Center for family members.
LEGOLAND Florida Resort
November 1 – 20, 2021 all military personnel active and veterans receive free admission to LEGOLAND Florida Resort and can purchase theme park tickets for up to six guests at 60% discount. Valid military ID is required and tickets must be purchased onsite.
The Wheel at Icon Park
November 11-14 – Active and retired military members can ride The Wheel at Icon Park for free with 50% off admission for up to four guests. The Wheel will be lit up in the pattern of the American Flag presenting a dazzling light show.
2021 Veterans Day Events
Orlando Science Center Wreath Ceremony
Thursday, November 11, 2021 at 11:00 am at the Red Tails Monument.
City of Orlando Veterans Day Parade
Saturday, November 13, 2021 from 11:00am – 1:00pm. The parade starts at Orange Avenue and Robinson Street, goes south to Central Blvd, East on Central to Rosalind Avenue and North back to Robinson Street on Rosalind Ave.
Additional offers may be available. Please contact each business directly for current details, hours, promotions, admission tickets, and to verify visitor travel information as things may change.