With Lackland and Randolph Air Force bases in San Antonio, we are not in short supply in military personnel. One of the perks of military life is discounts to thank you for your service, and whether you’re stationed in the San Antonio area or just visiting, there are lots of family-friendly military discounts to use while you’re here. As a military wife, I definitely know how pesky it can be to figure out where military discounts are offered, and what stipulations come with them. Litton Realty Group has done all the hard work for you, and compiled a list of military discounts offered throughout the Alamo City ranging from food to fun! So go out and enjoy San Antonio with your family, because the only thing better than getting the honor to serve your country, is saving a little bit of money along the way.
|6000 N New Braunfels Ave| (210) 824-5368|
The McNay Art Museum was founded in 1954 in San Antonio and is the first modern art museum in Texas. The collection has expanded to nearly 20,000 works including Medieval and Renaissance art and 19th- through 21st- century European and American paintings, sculptures and photographs. The museum offers $5 off admission to active duty military.
|5223 David Edwards Dr| (210) 495-5888|
Morgan’s Wonderland offers a $6 military discount for admission tickets. Park attractions include the Sensory Village, Butterfly Playground, the Wonderland Express and much more. Their operating seasons run from March through December.
|555 Funston Place| (210) 207-3250|
The San Antonio Botanical Garden, which is open year-round, has 38 acres to explore and has many seasonal events, exhibits, classes and camps. It is open year-round. Active duty military can save $2 off admission tickets.
| 2800 Broadway St | (210) 212-4453|
The DoSeum is a museum for children ages 0-10 years old that provides engaging hands-on experiences with a series of three, two-story exhibit halls totaling 65,000 square feet. Head over with your little one and get a $1 discount for all military ID holders.
| 3903 N St Mary’s St| (210) 734-7184|
The San Antonio Zoo spans 56 acres and houses over 9,000 animals of 750 species. Plan a day of fun at the zoo and take advantage of their $3 military discount off admission tickets.
| 400 N Liberty Ave | (830) 625-2351|
Schlitterbahn Waterpark and Resort in New Braunfels, Texas is located between San Antonio and Austin. The park has over seventy acres of attractions, river adventures, kids’ water playgrounds, and beautiful spots to relax and share a picnic. You can only get military rates on tickets at ITT/MWR offices at select military installations, including Fort Hood, so plan ahead.
|10500 Sea World Dr| (210) 523-3000|
The SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment salutes those who serve with free admission through their “Waves of Honor” program. Sea World is filled with amazing animals, shows, rides and exhibits. They even have a kennel service.
|17000 IH-10 West | (210) 697-5050
At Six Flags Fiesta Texas in San Antonio, you can get your heart pumping on the roller coasters, cool off at White Water Bay or relax at an entertaining show. While you can get military discounts, you have to plan ahead because the discounts aren’t offered at the park. Get discounted tickets at your local ITT/MWR office on a military installation, like Joint Base San Antonio.
|| 3801 Broadway St | (210) 357-1900||
The Witte Museum promotes learning through innovative exhibitions, programs, and collections in natural history, science and South Texas heritage. They are open year-round, and they offer a military discount of $1 off general admission for any adult when presenting a military ID.
SAN ANTONIO SPURS, RAMPAGE, AND SILVER STARS
|| 1 AT&T Center Parkway | (210) 444-5000||
10% MILITARY DISCOUNT on single game ticket sales to all Active Duty, Reserve, Veteran, Retiree and DoD Civilians with valid ID. Military Appreciation Nights and military group discounts are also available.
SAN ANTONIO SCORPIANS
| 5106 David Edwards Dr | (210) 637-3460
$10 TICKET for seating on the East Sideline, regularly priced at $16. South Texas Regional Adaptive Paralympic Sports (STRAPS) All adapted sport programs are FREE for wounded, ill and injured service members, as well as their family and friends.
BUCKHORN SALOON AND TEXAS RANGER MUSEUM
| 318 E Houston St | (210) 247-4000|
For over 131 years, The Buckhorn Saloon and Museum has been known as a gathering place and for the spectacular wildlife exhibits. $1 DISCOUNT at the ticket booth for active duty or retired military personnel. Catered Military Appreciation Night every Friday night for military graduates and their families.
|| 111 W Crockett St | (210) 224-7625||
Hard Rock Cafes are known to be big supporters of the military. Head on over to the San Antonio restaurant to use their military discount.
RIO SAN ANTONIO CRUISES
| 205 N Presa St #201| (210) 244-5700|
River boat and taxi on the Riverwalk. Reduced price of $6.00 per person / ticket with valid Military ID.
THE PEARL DISTRICT
ANNE MARIES CARRIAGE HOUSE BISTRO
| 555 Funston Pl | (210) 826-5800|
Restored Victorian-era carriage house, near the botanical garden, serving simple American food.Present6 your valid military ID to receive a 10% discount off your meal.
|312 Pearl Pkwy | (210) 354-4644|
Industrial-chic eatery offers gourmet American dishes & fine wines in an open, airy historic venue. Boiler House offers a 15% discount on all in-house food, wine and beer to active and/or retired military and their families.
||3920 Harry Wurzbach Rd | (210) 821-5600||
Quaint eatery offering European-inspired fare, wine & Sunday brunch in a scenic locale with a patio. Get a 20% discount on food wit your valid military ID (does not apply to alcohol, take-out or the bakery)
JOSEPHINE STREET CAFÉ
|400 E Josephine St | (210) 224-6169|
Founded in 1979, Josephine is considered by most to be the best Texas Roadhouse restaurant in San Antonio. They offer a 25% discount for military every day for when in uniform.
LANDRYS SEAFOOD HOUSE
| 517 N Presa St| (210) 229-1010|
If you are hungry for fresh fish and seafood, Landry’s offers a true taste of Gul Coast cuisine. Get a 10% discount to all military with valid ID
| 21 Brees Blvd | (210)822-7681|
If you love Mexican food, Adelante is the place to go. If you aren’t convinced, just look at their 5 star yelp rating a rave reviews from long-time customers. Present your valid military ID to receive a 10% discount.
|300 E Grayson St | (210)222-1969|
Whether you’re an experienced biker, or a novice, Bike World has everything you’d ever need for mountain or road biking. They offer a 10% military discount on everything except bikes, labor, and nutrition.
| 303 Pearl Parkway | (210) 224-7000|
Established in 1987, Dos Carolinas is known for helping custom design shirts that showcase unique personalities. They offer a 10% military discount.
| 303 Pearl Parkway| (210) 832-0066|
Known for its wide selection, people often drive all the way from Austin just to show shop! LeeLee offers a 10% discount to customers with a military ID.
| 303 Pearl Parkway #101 | 210.224.6666
If you love clothes that showcase your unique style, or you’re looking for funky home décor, Leighelena is the place to go! They offer a 10% military discount.
LICK HONEST ICE CREAMS
| 312 Pearl Parkway, Bldg. 2 | 210.314.8166
Make a sweet treat even sweeter with a 10% discount with your valid military ID.
| 302 Pearl Parkway #118 | 210.248.9133|
According to their website, Local Coffee is “fiercely focused on making the best cup of coffee in our hometown (anywhere), and if you’ve ever been there, you know that they’ve succeeded. What’s even better than the free Wi-Fi and good coffee, is the 5% discount they offer on ALL items with a military ID.
| 302 Pearl Parkway #112 | 210.437.0239 |
Stop by and shop their awesome selection of cute clothes, and get a 10% discount for military with ID.
THE SYNERGY STUDIO
| 300 Pearl Pkwy #100 | 210.824.4225|
Get your sweat on with Nia, Yoga, or Pilates! Synergy offers 10% discount on their class cards, year-round with a valid military ID.
THE TWIG BOOK SHOP
| 306 Pearl Pkwy #106 | 210.826.6411|
Voted the best bookstore in San Antonio, because The Twig is one of the best known names among local bookstores in the community. They off a 10% off for patrons with military ID.
We hope you enjoyed all of these discounts! Be on the look out for our next blog post that will hi-light the best charter schools in the San Antonio area!
“10 San Antonio Discounts for Military Families.” Military.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 29 Oct. 2015. <http://www.military.com/discounts/san-antonio-discounts-for-military-families.html>.
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