Today is National Ice Cream Day - July 17th, 2016! National Ice Cream Day was designated to take place on the third Sunday in July by President Ronald Reagan in 1984.
Time to get some free or discounted ice cream before it all melts! Here is a list of some businesses offering special deals or freebies for this cool day (Tip - always be sure to call ahead to check and make sure the location near you is participating).
Baskin-Robbins: Free waffle cone upgrade when you buy a double scoop. Find a store near you here.
Carvel: Buy one, get one soft serve ice cream cone or cup all day. Find a store near you here.
Cold Stone Creamery: Sign up to get a buy one creation, get one free coupon. Find a store near you here.
Cumberland Farms: Buy a 20oz Pepsi to get a free premium ice cream sandwich. Valid until Sept 6th, 2016. Find a store near you here.
Friendly’s: Sprinklefest event will give you any ice cream for $1.99 for the whole summer. Find a store near you here.
Good Times: Free Pawbender doggie ice cream all month long. Find a store near you here.
Marble Slab Creamery: Buy one ice cream cone, get one free. Valid until 1pm. Find a store near you here.
PetSmart: Petsmart will be giving out free doggie Ice Cream Sundaes at all PetSmart PetsHotel locations - find a location near you here.
Pinkberry: Get double reward points until July 18th. 10 points will give you a free Pinkberry. Find a store near you here.
Sub Zero: Free waffle bowl upgrade on July 17th all day. Find a store near you here.
Tastee-Freez or Wienerschnitzel: Use this coupon to get $1 off Banana Splits. Valid until July 31st. Find a store near you here.
Don't forget to check with your local ice cream hot spots to see if they have any special deals for National Ice Cream Day and stay cool everyone!