Military Appreciation Day: Sunday, September 24 2023

VA Connecticut Health Care Systems

Sponsored by VA Connecticut Healthcare System.

  • All US Active Military and US Veterans receive FREE admission on Sunday. See details below.
  • Enter to win prize giveaways.
  • Promotional offerings from participating vendors (see below).

Mobile Vet Centers

Veteran Resources, VA Healthcare & more …

Mobile Vet Centers

Providing information on both national and state veteran resources, including the opportunity to sign up for VA healthcare or file a service connected disability claim.

Visit the VA Connecticut Healthcare System site for more information.

2023 Sunday Vendor Promotions

  • Amazing Face Art: 10% off for Military
  • Awesome Apple Crisp: $1.00 off any Apple Crisp! For any Veteran or anybody serving in the military.
  • Bake Bake Hooray: $1 off any beverage
  • Benchwarmers: Free Drink of Choice
  • Bricins: As ALWAYS Bricins Festival Foods is HAPPY to offer FREE MENU ITEMs to ALL VETERANS on that day!!!!!!!!
  • Cannolis, Cones, and Sundaes: Military members receive a discount of $2 off any sundae of their choosing
  • Demitasse Coffee: $1 off regular coffee
  • Durham Lions Club: Free Drink with Food Purchase
  • Durham Middlefield Youth & Family Services: Hot apple cider for military personnel 
  • John Lyman Parents Association: a Free Ear of Corn
  • Keiffers Kettle Korn: $1 off each bag of Kettle Korn
  • Kettle Korn Express: $2.00 off any size bag of Kettle Korn
  • Levi E. Coe Library: $1.00 cup of coffee/chai/ hot chocolate
  • Middlefield Volunteer Fire Department: Free drinks all day Sunday for veterans
  • Middletown Elks: All Fair Long, FREE Coffee
  • New England Apple Fritters: $2.00 off a dozen apple fritters
  • New England Soft Serve: $1.00 off any ice cream
  • Not Just Blowin Smoke
  • Nutmeg Fudge: All Fair Long, $1.00 off any item
  • Piggin’ Out: Free Koozies
  • Sweet Dream Concessions: $1.00 off a beverage
  • Sweet Madelines on the Go: Military receive 10% off
  • Paparazzi by Corinda: will be offering 1(one) free piece of any Paparazzi Accessories
  • Portland Fire Department: $1.00 off French Fries
  • Wooden Hatchet: would like to offer A free game of axe throwing for all Military, Veteran, Fire Department, And EMS