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Posted on: May 23, 2018

[ARCHIVED] Memorial Day weekend discounts

Memorial Day Weekend discounts:

McCormick and Schmick's: Offering a free lunch or dinner entree on Monday to active duty, reservists, retirees, veterans.

Blue Star Museums:

Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across America. Blue Star Museums offer free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve, from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Valid for military ID holder and up to 5 family members WHEN: Memorial Day through Labor Day

Where: select from the list of states for museums that are participating in the Blue Star Museums 2018 summer season:!PA; In Pittsburgh, museums participating include the Childrens Museum, Mattress Factory, Heinz History Center and The Frick

How: Qualified members must show a Geneva Convention common access card (CAC), DD Form 1173 ID card (dependent ID), or a DD Form 1173-1 ID card for entrance into a participating Blue Star Museum. If you are a retiree or veteran, please reach out to the museum you plan to visit directly; many times, they offer reduced or special rates for our retiree or veteran population

National Parks

Free pass for current military--active and reserve. Info at:

Don't forget to contact the Information Tickets Tour (ITT) office at the 911th for many other reduced ticket opportunities for events, amusement parks (Kennywood, Disney Land/World, Pittsburgh Zoo, Sandcastle, etc). Location: 911th Fitness Center, 911th Airlift Wing, business 376, Phone Number: 412-474-8245.

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