2021 – Schedule of Events

11/1 Monday

Official November VetRewards Card Savings

  • NYC & National Retailers

Receive the recognition you deserve for serving your country by presenting the VetRewards Card at New York City and national restaurants and retailers. You can also get exclusive military savings extended to veterans and their families by a coalition of Veterans Advantage’s patriotic partners. These everyday discounts are good during November for Veterans Day freebies, deals and discounts, and 365 days a year with no blackout dates.

11/4 Thursday

11th Annual Veterans on Wall Street (VOWS) Symposium

  • Live & Virtual Event
  • Thursday and Friday, November 4 at 8:30-5:30 p.m. EST & November 5 at 8:45am – 2pm ET

This year, the VOWS Symposium will explore current and high-priority issues related to veterans transitioning into the civilian workforce, with a focus on career development, retention and resiliency in a pandemic-affected environment. Veterans and military spouses will have the opportunity to participate in workshops to build job-search skills, such as building strong resumes and networking in a virtual world. Learn more here.

11/8 Monday

Stand Up For Heroes

  • Live Event
  • Wednesday, November 8, at 9 p.m. – midnight EST

New York’s highly anticipated night of hope, healing and laughter returns live and in-person once again, featuring performances by Nate Bargatze, Jim Gaffigan, Grace Gaustad, Nikki Glaser, Donnell Rawlings, Sing Harlem, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart, and more. This year’s event will take place at Alice Tully Hall, one of New York’s premier event venues. Learn more here.

11/10 Wednesday

Heroes Meet Heroes

  • Two live virtual events!
  • Wednesday, November 10, at noon p.m. EST

For our 9th year, active duty military, veterans, and their families and U.S. Olympians and world class athletes will meet again, this time in a virtual event. You can register for this free event: here for the noon ET event, or here for the 6:30 pm ET event on November 10.

The 246th United States Marine Corps Birthday

  • Virtual Event
  • Wednesday, November 10, at 8 p.m. EST

This year’s celebration, usually at the Intrepid Museum in New York City, has gone virtual. Presented by Veterans Advantage Advisory board member Gerry Byrne, as well as Jake Wood and Zach Iscol, the event benefits Team Rubicon & The Headstrong Project. More here.

11/11 Thursday

Veterans Day Parade

  • New York City
  • Thursday, November 11, at 11 a.m. EST

America’s Parade is our country’s largest celebration of service. Produced by the United War Veterans Council, it carries on the traditions of the New York City Veterans Day Parade, offering the public the opportunity to show their support for those who serve on our nation’s most visible stage.

Military & Veteran Appreciation 9/11/2001 Museum Tour

  • 9/11 Memorial & Museum
  • Thursday, November 11 to Sunday, November 14

U.S. military veterans will receive free Museum admission from Thursday, November 11 through Sunday, November 14, with up to three guests at a 50 percent discount. Families of actively serving U.S. military will also receive the discount. As always, active and retired members of the military receive free admission to the Museum. Reservations are strongly encouraged. Virtual tours are also available. More here.

Wendy’s Honors Veterans Advantage

  • Participating Wendy’s Restaurants
  • Wednesday, November 11, until 10:30 am at your local Wendy’s

In honor of Veterans Day, Wendy’s is thanking those who have served or are currently serving in the U.S. Military with a FREE breakfast combo offer with valid military ID or a Veterans Advantage VetRewards Card. This offer is good on Thursday, November 11 from 6:30 – 10:30 am. Please check your local Wendy’s as breakfast hours may vary by location. Veterans, active duty military, and their families can enroll for this and hundreds of exclusive savings offers at Veterans

Bed Bath & Beyond Honors Veterans Advantage

  • Participating Bed Bath & Beyond Stores
  • Thursday, November 11 – November 13

In recognition of your and your family’s service, Bed Bath & Beyond, the nation’s leading home furnishings retailer will recognize your VetRewards Card for 25% OFF your entire in-store shopping cart for three days of Veterans Day holiday shopping from Thursday, Nov. 11, through Saturday, November 13, 2021. Simply show your VetRewards Card as your military ID at checkout to receive this discount at any Bed Bath & Beyond and Buy Buy Baby store for your Veterans Day discount. Veterans, active duty military, and their families can enroll for this and hundreds of exclusive savings offers at Veterans