Serving Those Who Serve: A Roundup of Veterans Day Deals

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Sure, November 11 means a day off work for some of us, but Veterans Day is also about saluting those who’ve fought for our country. To those men and women, we say “thank you” and we suggest you keep your military ID at the ready. It’s time to spend your day the American way: eating all you can and being entertained. From cocktails to comedy shows, here’s a sampling of local specials for veterans and active-duty soldiers. (Deals are available Monday, Nov. 11 only, unless otherwise noted.)

On the Westside of town, Cantina Laredo serves service men and women a complimentary entrée during lunch or dinner. (430 South Rampart Blvd. Suite #110, 202-4511,

Park on Fremont pays tribute to your service by taking 20% off your tab. (506 Fremont St., 834-3160,

Krispy Kreme serves discounts in multiple ranks. All veterans and members of active duty who arrive in uniform receive one signature blend coffee and original glazed doughnut; those who show up in civilian clothes get a regular coffee and doughnut. All yearlong, military members receive 10% off any sweet pastry purchase. (Multiple locations,

To give thanks for all you do, Station Casinos welcomes you to dine gratis with a Boarding Pass to any of its Feast or Festival buffet locations. Fiesta Henderson is also posting a “signing wall” across from their buffet where patrons can write words of appreciation. (Multiple locations,

No longer under the Stations umbrella, Aliante Hotel-Casino still goes all-out, offering a free meal at Medley buffet to all veterans and active duty personnel.  (7300 Aliante Pkwy, 692-7777,

Bring your ID to any Caesars Entertainment buffet location and take away a free 24-hour pass to the all-you-can-eat restaurants at Flamingo, Harrah’s, The Quad, Paris or Planet Hollywood, or go to Rio’s Village Seafood Buffet or Caesars Palace’s Bacchanal at a discounted rate of $15 for breakfast, $20 for lunch or $20 for dinner. (

Discounted shows:

Tickets to Veronic Voices at the Jubilee! Theatre are 50% with the offer code 50VOICES. (In Bally’s, 777-2782,

Get $20 off the ticket price of Absinthe with offer code ABS20. (At Caesars Palace, 1-800-745-3000,

X Burlesque is slashing $20 off ticket prices through the month of November while Donny and Marie give you buy-one-get-one free balcony tickets through November 23. (In Flamingo, 777-2782,

Year-round, you can see men with half of their clothes off for half-off at Chippendales. (In Rio, 777-2782,

Complimentary shows:

Today only, take advantage of four free tickets to Jeff Civillico’s Comedy In Action or come back another time and pay $10 for general admission or $15 for VIP tickets. (In The Quad, 777-2782,

Mac King gifts you with two free tickets to his Comedy Magic Show November 12-23. (In Harrah’s, 777-2782,

Also at Harrah’s, bring a buddy to Defending the Caveman to get complimentary entry for you and 50% off for them. (777-2782,

If you’d like to end your night (or any, it’s an ongoing offer) on a literal high note, swing by the Eiffel Tower Experience to see the Strip from 460 feet above the ground, gratis. (At Paris, 888-727-4758,