Military Holidays

DIY Flag Burning Steps

Each year, between June (Flag Day) and July (Independence Day), many individuals and organizations hold ceremonies to properly dispose of the nation’s Colors. These ceremonies often result in the burning of an American Flag that has become worn through use and is no longer serviceable. Properly Disposing of Your Flag: DIY Flag Disposal To conduct… Read more »

US Navy Birthday: The US Navy Celebrates 247 Years in 2022

“Anchors Aweigh, my boys, Anchors Aweigh. Farewell to college joys, we sail at break of day-ay-ay-ay. Through our last night on shore, drink to the foam, Until we meet once more. Here’s wishing you a happy voyage home.” On October 13th, 2022, the US Navy will celebrate its 247th birthday! According to Statista, as of… Read more »

Memorial Day Discounts

Memorial Day Discounts for Military & Veterans 2023

Memorial Day is a time to honor all those who have served and lost their lives for our country. We take the day to think about the friends and family we have lost, pray for their loved ones, and remember their sacrifice. Many businesses often hold sales or offer discounts at this time as well. You might be able to find some discounts to use, either military or non-military-related. Here are some discounts we have found to use this Memorial Day weekend for military, veterans and their families.

Photo courtesy 81st Training Wing Public Affairs

Four Chaplains Day, February 3rd

On February 3rd, we commemorate four chaplains who, during World War II, embodied all of those Army values. If you’ve never heard the story, then please keep reading.

On This Date: 4th of July History

The History of the 4th of July

Beyond the fireworks, bbqs, and spending time with friends and family, Independence Day is arguably the most important holiday in United States history. Everyone knows the story of our founding fathers writing up the Declaration of Independence and claiming their independence from Great Britain as a free nation. However, that is a fraction of the… Read more »

Veterans Day Discounts

Discover Great Deals with These Veterans Day Discounts

This Veterans Day, there are quite a few discounts out there for anyone currently serving, anyone who previously served, and in some cases their families. You can make plans to go to an amusement park or spend the day at a local zoo or receive a free meal. Beyond amusement parks and restaurants, here are even more Veterans Day discounts you won’t want to miss.

The Best 4th of July Events

Looking for something to do this Independence Day? Here is your list of some of the best 4th of July events around the United States.