Get Free Stuff On Freebie Days

One-Day Only Events Where You Can Get Free Stuff

Freebie days are one-day events where you can visit a restaurant or store and get something for free, no strings attached.

Most of the free stuff given out on these freebie days are food like pancakes, ice cream, and Slurpees but there are also other types of freebies like free admission, comics, and shipping at your favorite online store.

Be sure to visit each freebie day profile to find out when it's happening, what you can get for free, and whether there are any restrictions.

IHOP Free Pancake Day (February/March)

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Each year for National Pancake Day, IHOP restaurants across the country gives out a free short stack of pancakes to each customer. Donations for the Children's Miracle Network are accepted but not required.

National Pancake Day takes place on Shrove Tuesday which is the day before Ash Wednesday.

Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day (March/April)

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In the spring Ben & Jerry scoop shops host Free Cone Day where you can stop in and get a free single scoop ice cream cone.

This is a great way to get some free ice cream and enjoy the coming of spring.

Tax Day Freebies (April 15)

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There are tons of freebies that are given away on Tax Day to help make this dismal day a little brighter. Last year there were free cinnamon rolls, frozen yogurt, french fries, and massages from a variety of retailers.

Earth Day Freebies (April 22)

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Each Earth Day stores across the country give out freebies to celebrate.

Last year there was free reusable packs, flower seeds, and face cleanser.

Free Comic Book Day (First Saturday in May)

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Free Comic Book Day takes place on the first Saturday in May and local comic book shops give out free comics to anyone who asks.

Each year the free comics given out are different and should be a nice addition to any collection.

Mother's Day Freebies (May)

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There are plenty of companies that want to celebrate Mother's Day by showering her with freebies.

In the past mom's have gotten free movie rentals, frozen yogurt, and breakfast for Mother's Day.

Free Admission to Public Gardens for National Public Gardens Day (May)

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National Public Gardens Day usually falls on Mother's Day weekend but you don't have to be a mother to take advantage of this freebie.

Anyone who prints off the free admission coupon will get free tickets inside a public garden near them.

Father's Day Freebies (June)

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Dads can take advantage of some Father's Day freebies in mid-June.

Last Father's Day dads could get free frozen yogurt, spaghetti, and breakfast.

Free Chick-fil-A Meal for Cow Appreciation Day (July)

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Come dressed as a cow to a Chick-fil-A restaurant and you can get some free chicken for your efforts.

Dress partially like a cow and you'll get a free entree but dress head to hoof like a cow and score a completely free meal.

7-Eleven's Free Slurpee Day (July 11)

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To celebrate 7-11 (July 7), 7-Eleven gives out free 7.11 ounce Slurpees on their annual Free Slurpee Day.

There's no purchase necessary for the free Slurpee and you can choose from whatever flavors are available at your local 7-Eleven.

Veteran's Day Freebies (November 11)

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Veteran's Day is a day when veterans and often anyone in the military can get a lot of freebies which mostly involve food.

Last year, veterans could get free meals at Golden Corral, Applebee's, Olive Garden, Chili's, Famous Dave's, Texas Roadhouse, and Outback Steakhouse.

Black Friday Freebies (Day After Thanksgiving)

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Black Friday isn't just a great day to get some good deals, it's also a great day to get some freebies.

Many stores have freebies for the first customers to arrive or some items that are free after rebate.

Free Shipping Day (December)

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Thousands of online retailers offer free shipping on this one-day-only event, Free Shipping Day.

Each retailer has their own requirements so be sure to read the fine-print for the free shipping details.