We love our military men and women, we salute them and we thank them for their service.  Memorial weekend though, has morphed into one big BBQ and travel weekend for most of us.  We need to take a moment and remind ourselves what we are remembering and celebrating this weekend.

A lot of Treasure Valley businesses are ready to do that. Here's a short list of some of the businesses that will have free events and special offerings for our men and women in the military and our Veterans.

Monday May 27th-J's Hand Car Wash 756 Chinden Blvd in Boise. will offer free car washes to current military men and women as well as vets.

8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Home Depot
A 10% discount is offered in-store to ALL military veterans on Memorial Day and a year-round 10% discount is available at participating U.S. locations to active duty personnel, reservists, retired or disabled veterans. A valid military ID must be presented to receive the discount. Home Depot does not accept state ID cards with veterans designation and some limitations may apply.

Jiffy Lube
Jiffy Lube offers a 25% discount off all services for active duty and former military members. This discount is available all day, year-round.

Lowe’s
This Memorial Day, all Military Veterans receive a 10% discount at Lowe’s. Lowe’s also offers an everyday 10% Military Discount available to active duty, Retired Veterans, and VA Recipients and their dependents.

Texas de Brazil – Nationwide
From May 27 to May 29, Active Duty Military and Veterans will receive 50% off their purchases, plus 20% off for up to eight guests. Texas de Brazil offers a variety of grilled meats, a salad area, and a delicious assortment of sides.