Military Discounts in Kansas City: Complete 2020 Guide

Our city celebrates and appreciates military members & families, so naturally there are many military discounts in Kansas City.

If your family is a military family you will definitely want to take advantage of these deals! Find discounts on sporting events, family entertainment, restaurants & other fun things to do together.

miltary discount at incredible pizza company Kansas city

Where are Military Discounts in KC?

We’ve separated out the discounts based on where you’re looking to save. Find each category below – click to jump to that section, or just look through the entire guide!

Attractions & Things to Do | Restaurants | Stores | Other Discounts

We hope your family is able to find fun savings around town. If you know of other discounts around KC, drop them in the comments at the bottom so they can be added to the list!

Fun Things to Do & Attractions:

10% Off at Incredible Pizza Company

We’re proud to offer 10% off your entire purchase for our customers who serve or have served in our country’s Armed Services.

ALL veterans, active duty, military and reserve personal are eligible for this discount. You just need a valid military ID.

15% off Sunset Trails Stables

Sunset Trails offers 15% off of any of services with a valid military ID. (Lessons, camps, parties, trail rides, petting zoo) 

This means you can book a birthday party for 15% off if you have a valid military ID. If you’re looking for savings, this is a great option!

World War 1 Museum

Veterans & active duty military tickets are $4 off regular admission price. All you need to do is show your valid military ID for the discount!

Shining Light Music

Shining Light Music offers a 10% off discount for military members. All you need is a valid military ID!

Kauffman Center Shows

Military service members/veterans receive a 15% ticket discount for Kauffman Center Presents performances. To reserve with your discount, call (816) 994-7222 or purchase tickets in person. Additional discount details, according to the website:

  • “Patrons using this discount must present a valid military ID upon ticket pick-up.
  • Reservations made with this discount are limited to 4 tickets per transaction.
  • Reservations must be made by phone or in person.
  • Discount not eligible for parking or Dining Experience reservations.”

Create a Paint, Glaze & Fire

The ceramics studio offers a 15% discount for all military personnel. In addition, they wave the studio fees!

Your will need to show either your active ID or the standard ID with veteran label.

Shop at JBF Sale!

Pre-sale for Military Families is always the day before the sale starts – Wed, July 15th with entrance times starting at 3 pm.

Here is a link to the tickets an image you can use to get in FREE!

Kansas City Automotive Museum

Save $1 on admission to the museum with Military tickets. You can also receive discounted annual memberships with a valid ID. Must show ID for discoutn.

KC Ballet

Active & retired military can save 20% on tickets. You MUST contact the box office to purchase. You cannot recieve discount with online purchases. Call 816-931-8993 for more info/to purchase.

4 KC Royals Tickets: 1/2 Price

Military members can purchase up to four 1/2 price tickets using 1 military ID. Must present ID at Gate C ticket counter for discount. There are also some excluded dates, so be sure to check the website.

Worlds of Fun Miltary Disounts

Present your military ID on any visit for a $49 ticket. If you purchase tickets online before hand, you can get an even better discount for military personnel.

In addition to their military discounts, they also hold Military Days which provide a FREE ticket for retired, active duty & reserve duty military. Each year there are 4 dates; Memorial Day, Labor Day, Independence Day & Armed Forces Day. Discounted tickets are also available for purchase (up to 6 additional people).

Legoland Military Discount

Just present your military id for $3 off regular admission for you & up to 5 others! Must be a valid id card.

Stores with Military Discounts:

Academy Sports

Receive 10% off your purchase if you are a first responder, healthcare worker OR military personnel. You can use this discount in-store OR online. To redeem in the store, simply show a valid ID.

To use the discount online, “Before checkout, verify your military, first responder or healthcare professional status with the buttons on the Shopping Cart page. Once verified, copy and paste promo code into the promo code section on the Shopping Cart page for single-use redemption.” According to Academy Sports website.

** Offer only valid through 9/11/2020.

JoAnn’s Fabrics

In store, receive 15% off when you present your valid military ID.

All active & retired military is eligible, including, “US Army, US Navy, US Air Force, US Marine Corps, US Coast Guard, Reserves or the National Guards and their spouse and/or or dependent children,” according to their website.


Active duty military & veterans can receive 15% off your entire purchase, excluding sale items.

You can show your valid military ID at checkout or create an online account to use in store.


Save 10% at your local Lowe’s, but you MUST sign-up online beforehand. You can link it to your Lowe’s store card for an automatic discount at checkout (must scan store card).

** Home Depot also offers a military discount, but there are massive inconsistencies in their military discount policies. (reported by customers across the country) So, we chose not to include them to avoid confusion & checkout issues. We recommend contacting your local Home Depot to learn about their policy.

It is worth noting nearly ALL military customers online reported Lowe’s military discount is easier to use and a better discount. There are reports that Lowe’s offers military discounts on the SALE price of items (if they are on sale). However, Home Depot will not offer military discounts on sale items.

Restaurants with Military Discounts in Kansas City:

Outback Steakhouse

Nurses, doctors, military servicemen & women, fire fighters, first responders AND police officers receive 10% off their entire check (minus alcohol). This deal is valid every day, but must show valid state, federal or medical ID.

This discount also extends to immediate family members.

Carrabba’s Italian Grill

Any military, police officer or fire fighter can receive 10% off on food at Carrabba’s. Not valid on alcohol, but does include immediate family members!

You must show a valid military ID, state ID, federal ID OR photograph in your service uniform.

** They also offer periodic freebies for servicemen in addition to military discount. Check this link to see what free item you can receive now!

Red Lobster (On Mondays for Active Military Only)

Active duty military receive 10% off your purchase at participating locations on MONDAYS ONLY. You must present valid military ID and mention before pay.

Chuck E. Cheese (Discounted Menu Items)

Instead of a percentage discount, there is a special military menu with discounted food items! All you need to do is show your, “Common Access Card, Uniformed Services ID Card, or Dependent ID Card, to be eligible for any of our special military discount food offers.”

Eligible for active duty military, National Guard, Reservists AND retired service members & their families.

Current deals include

  • The Alpha: large 1-topping pizza, 4 drinks, and 45 Play Points for $33.99
  • The Bravo: 2 large 1-topping pizzas, 4 drinks, and 100 Play Points for $57.49.


Participating locations will give 10% off your entire check when you show proof of service. This offer is valid for active duty military, as well as veterans.

You can show your valid military ID or VetRewards card to prove eligibility.

Other Places with Military Discounts:

Lice Clinics of America (Heartland Healthy Heads)

Military families can receive 15% off lice treatments at Lice Clinics of America. You just need show to your ID!

Cube Smart

Active duty military will receive 10% off storage rental. Just show your valid military ID when purchasing!


Active duty, veterans & retired military receive 10% off storage pods. Check info online for details & how to claim.

Military members can receive free delivery or 20% off their order with their special discount code.

1-800 Flowers

Active duty & retired military can receive 25% off their order with code MILITARYUSA.

You can find even more military discounts on Deal Hack’s complete guide!

We hope your family finds some great deals to save some money & spend some time together!

If you know of any other military discounts or discounts for nurses, doctors, first responders or police officers, drop them in the comments so we can make this resource even better for the families that serve our country!

From our family to yours, iFamilyKC,