Veterans Day Family Experience at South Street Seaport

New York’s South Street Seaport Museum announces Crew and Cargo, a unique family experience that will be held while schools are closed for Veterans Day on Friday, Nov. 11. Activities will take place on the main deck of the historic,1885 tall ship Wavertree,...

Brands offering travel discounts for veterans

Ahead of Veterans Day this week, some travel few brands are offering discounts for veterans, first responders and active or retired military personnel. From luxury cruises, Caribbean getaways and an exclusive travel club, these companies want to thank all veterans for...
Honoring our veterans: 10 places to visit

Honoring our veterans: 10 places to visit

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency The young woman was standing at the grave of the grandfather she had never met. We were in France at the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial that overlooks Omaha Beach, where her grandfather – just 29 when he died, leaving...

Six Flags Honors All Who Served During Veterans Day Weekend

Six Flags honors all who served in the United States Armed Forces during the Veterans Weekend event. Veterans, retired military and active duty personnel are provided with a complimentary park admission, meal, drinks, and more when they present a valid military ID....

Free admission for veterans at Philly museum

This Veterans Day Weekend Nov. 11–13, the Museum of the American Revolution will pay tribute to America’s first veterans as well as the men and women who continue to serve our nation today. Throughout the weekend, the Museum will offer free admission to veterans,...