Military discounts on wedding products and services are a great benefit that many businesses provide to active duty military and even veterans in some cases. Many businesses promote these discounts and much more so the best rule of thumb is to always ask if a military discount is available. Here is our list of wedding military discounts and how to find even more.
Engagement Rings with Military Discounts
5% military discount on engagement rings, wedding bands, pendants, earrings, and all other fine jewelry.
- Arthur’s Jewelers
10% military discounts to Active Duty members, Reserves, Veterans and Retirees of the U.S. Air Force, Army, Navy, Marines, National Guard and Coast Guard.
Military members receive a discount on engagement rings by entering USTROOPS in the discount box upon check out.
- Helzberg Diamonds
10% discount to all active duty, retirees, disabled veterans, and dependents of active duty/retirees, on orders placed in-store, online, or at 1-800-HELZBERG (435-9237). Once verified, those eligible will receive a one-time promotion code. Offer can’t be combined with any other promotion and is not applicable toward loose diamonds from Create Your Own Helzberg Diamond Ring™ or custom gemstone jewelry.
- James Free Jewelers
Currently serving military personnel and their immediate family receive 15% off every day. Please show valid ID to store associate or use .mil address when ordering online.
- Larson Jewelers
Active duty military members receive 5% off the purchase of wedding rings and bands.
- Moissanite Bridal
Military members receive 5% off the purchase of an engagement ring.
Ready to pop the big question and put a ring on it? Get 5% off on an engagement ring of your choice (maximum price of $10,000) by simply providing your US military email address.
10% off engagement rings and wedding bands for U.S. active duty, reservists and veterans plus fiancés, domestic partners, wives and husbands. U.S. only.
- White Flash Engagement Ring Discount
Active-Duty Armed Forces members receive 1% off engagement rings or diamonds. Enter promotional code “Military Discount” at checkout. Note: The website asks to send proof of military ID. It is against the law to send a photocopy or reproduction of a military id.
- Wonder Jewelers
active duty, veterans and their families plus first responder law enforcement, firefighters and EMTs receive 20% off settings, 15% off diamond jewelry and 1% of diamonds.
- Zales Diamond Store
There is no official confirmation but it is believed past and present military members receive a 10% discount on any item that is not already discounted. In order to get the discount you must call Zales to have it applied.
- One of the best perks of being in the military when it comes to tying the knot is that the base chapel is typically free including chaplain performing the wedding ceremony with a variety choices including almost any religious denomination, non-religious, military, civilian and casual. Start with the Chaplain’s office to find out more.
Free or Cheap Wedding Reception Venues
- Military bases also offer a variety of options to host wedding receptions at significantly lower cost than non-military venues, hotels or resorts. Depending on where the military base is located and the venues available venues can range from the officer, enlisted or joint-rank clubs, chapel, meeting halls, beaches, lakes, mountains and much more.
- Weddings for Warriors
Weddings for Warriors provides free vow-renewals and weddings to active duty military couples. Everything is included from bridal gowns, photography, hair and makeup, the venue and food. This program started in Savannah, Georgia but is now done throughout the United States. Apply to Weddings for Warriors to participate.
Wedding Dresses for Free or with Military Discount
- Banana Republic – 15% discount for active duty, military veterans, and dependents. Valid in store only with valid ID.
- Brides Across America Military Bride Wedding Gown Giveaway
Multiple bridal retailers and wedding dress designers work with this organization to provide free wedding dresses to military brides. Special wedding dress events are held throughout the year where they giveaway wedding dresses. Check out their site for a listing of the next free wedding dress event in a city near you.
- Dress Barn – Discount and participation varies by location. Have a military ID with you and ask.
- Larenas, Somerset, PA
Save 15% on a bridal gown at Larenas by presenting a valid military ID.
- New York & Company – Receive a 15% discount at participating locations.
- Unique Vintage – Military members receive 10% off through ID.me.
Military Discount Shoes
- Allen Edmonds – Veterans can receive 25% off regular priced merchandise.
- Cole Haan – Veterans and active duty get 20% off.
- Payless Shoes – 10% off nationwide to all military personnel and their immediate family.
- Rack Room Shoes – 10% off entire purchase with a valid U.S. Military ID.
- Stride Rite – 10% discount to all military personnel and their dependents.
Military Discount Suits, Tuxedos and Other Men’s Items
Tuxedo Rental Military Discounts
- National Tuxedo Rentals – 10% discount on regular-priced retail purchases, and formal wear rental to active-duty, reserve and retired military personnel with valid military identification.
- Vittorio Menswear & Tuxedo – 5% off for active or reserve US military, retired military, or veterans discharged from active service within the past year.
Wedding Invitations and Stationery with Military Discounts
- Invitations by Dawn – 20% military discount with promo code MILITARY.
- StationeryXpress – Former and current United States military receive a 10% storewide discount on wedding stationery and wedding thank you notes with personalized and embossed stationery products. Please provide proof of service to receive this offer. StationeryXpress will also ship to APO addresses.
Wedding Supply Military Discounts
- Michaels – Currently serving military personnel, military retirees, and their immediate family can receive 15% off every day.
- ShindigZ – Military personnel save 20% off party supplies.
- Williams-Sonoma Active duty and retired military personnel and their dependents may receive a 15% discount (10% discount on electrics).
- Yankee Candle Military personnel and immediate family receive 10 percent discount.
Photography Military Discounts
- There are many local photographers that offer military discounts. Search “military discount photography near me” or instead of near me try your city. If you don’t find one, try asking.
Destination Wedding Venues & Services with Military Discounts
- Battlefield Bed and Breakfast Inn – Gettysburg, PA
Active Duty Military Service Members receive a 10% discount on all wedding and reception packages.
- Belltower Chapel & Garden – Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX
A 10% military discount is offered off of the base rental fee when either bride or groom is active duty, reserve, or a veteran of the United States Armed Forces.
- Bolongo Bay Beach Resort – St. Thomas, United States Virgin Islands
50% discount on destination wedding packages “Barefoot On The Beach” and “Paradise” for active duty military. No passports required for U.S. Citizens!
- Mon Bel Ami Wedding Chapel – Las Vegas, NV
10% military wedding discount is available to all active duty service members and their brides, and valid on the “Elegance” and “Exquisite” Las Vegas wedding packages.
- Ocean Isle Inn – Ocean Isle Beach, NC
Get up to 10-15% off on accommodations and beach wedding packages if you are an active duty military personnel.
- Rosehill Manor – Leesburg, Virginia
Discounts for the military.
- SeaCliff Country Club – Huntington Beach, CA
Active duty, retirees, and veterans are eligible with military ID or veteran’s license verification for a free $2,500 valued wedding ceremony when you book your reception at the site. Some restrictions apply, so contact the venue for details.
- Stonebrook Manor – Thornton, CO
Complimentary vendors plus discounts on per person packages.
- Twin Oaks – San Marcos, CA
$500 off your facility rental to all active duty plus complimentary linen upgrades: floor-length linens, chair covers & sashes.
- Viva Las Vegas – Las Vegas, NV
Viva Las Vegas Wedding Chapels will pay the $60.00 Minister Fee for military personnel.
- Weddings the Island Way – St. Thomas, United States Virgin Islands
Offer a military discount to troops and their families. Call or email for more information [email protected] or call 1.800.582.4784.
Local Wedding Venues & Services with Military Discounts
- Battlefield Bed and Breakfast Inn, Gettysburg, PA
Active duty military are offered 10% off any room or suite, all year round, at this 12-room bed and breakfast, located in a Historic 1809 Field Stone Farmhouse. Active Duty Military receive a 10% discount on all wedding and reception packages. This includes the small, medium, and large size wedding packages, and elopement packages. Reserve online or call (717) 334-8804.
- Lomas Santa Fe Country Club, Solana Beach, CA
Free ceremony site fee (a $1,500 value) for those who have served or continue to serve in the United States Military.
- Los Verdes Golf Course, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
A free ceremony site fee (a $2,800 value) is offered for those who have served or continue to serve in the U.S. military. Some restrictions may apply, and this offer is only valid for new event bookings.
- Marcus Weddings, Milwaukee, WI
25% discount on any Wedding package or reception for active U.S. Military personnel. Includes the following hotels in the Milwaukee area: Pfister Hotel, Hilton Milwaukee, Intercontinental Milwaukee and Grand Geneve Resort. Cancellation fees will be WAIVED for any wedding receptions that must be cancelled or rescheduled due to unanticipated deployment.
- True Photography Wedding Photographer, San Diego, CA
10% military discount on wedding photography to all who have served the U.S. Armed Forces including veterans and active duty personnel.
Additional Ways to Find Military Discounts on Wedding Products & Services
- Ask! Don’t be afraid to ask. Many businesses offer military discounts that aren’t published or will provide one upon being asked.
- Google to find military wedding discounts in your area. Example “wedding venue” “military discount” “San aAntonio, tx” plus your geo location (e.g. city, county).
- Check the local ITT, ITR or MWR office for military discounts offered in the local area.
- Military & Veteran Discount – List for national brands, multi-state chains, online stores and services offering veteran and military discounts.
- Local Area Veterans & Military Discounts – See additional military discounts only available in your city.
Last note: Always compare pricing and services. A military discount can be a great value but it doesn’t mean it will always be the best price or the bes