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National Ice Cream Day Deals & Freebies for 2019

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Are you an ice cream lover on a budget? Don’t you just hate the way that all your favorite ice cream places are so expensive? Well, there’s no need to worry because every year on National Ice Cream Day you can get your hands free ice cream and ice cream deals at a selection of popular stores. 

Whether your a Baskin Robbins addict or Fro-Yo fanatic you can enjoy discounts and freebies from some of the most popular ice cream shops in the US, and we’re here to give you the scoop on where to buy free ice cream, and how to claim National Ice Cream Day freebies. So let’s get into it…

National Ice Cream Day Deals and Freebies

Baskin Robbins

Baskin Robbins is a family favorite when it comes to ice-cream, but sometimes, it can be pretty darn expensive. However, to celebrate Ice Cream Day you can get your hands on a coupon for a free ice cream scoop that’s good for 30 days at participating locations.

All you need to do is download the BR mobile app and you’ll receive a free regular scoop coupon within 24h.


Whilst it’s not strictly an ‘ice cream shop’, Mcdonalds is pretty famous for its soft-serve and Mcflurries. And it seems that the popular chain didn’t want to miss out on the Ice Cream Day festivities. 

At McDonald’s, you enjoy a delicious and creamy soft vanilla cone at just $1. The deal will run for the whole summer at participating stores.

Dairy Queen

Dairy Queen is also offering a great deal this ice-cream day. With every Blizzard treat served in the normal way and you’ll get another one, completely free. The deal is valid now at participating locations, and you can find more information in the DQ promotions section.

Cold Stone Creamery

At Cold Stone Creamery, you can also bag yourself a bargain by joining the My Cold Stone Club Reward program. When you sign up, you’ll receive a coupon for by one get one free on ice cream creations. This offer is valid now at participating locations.


Nestle are the creators of a ton of different frozen treats from HagenDaaz to Skinny cow. As such a big brand, they offer many different deals and discounts throughout the year. Right now, you can’t get your hands on a $5 Publix gift card when you spend $20 on participating Nestle treats.


Dippin Dots are giving away mini cups of dots absolutely free this Ice Cream Day. However, the stores will only be running the offer during a specific a two-hour window, so be sure to check your local store to find out what time you can grab your Dippin Dots freebies.

Levee Creamery

At Levee Creamery, you can get your hands on free ice cream mini scoops from 2-6 pm on National Ice Cream Day. If you RSVP the event, you could also be in with a shot of winning a $100 gift card and a bunch of other Levee Creamery freebies.

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This Ice Cream Day, even our furry friends are catered for at all PetSmart locations. The company had created special doggie friendly sundaes topped with dog biscuits and what’s more, they’re completely free. Be sure to take your pet down to your local store to claim your PetSmart National Ice Cream freebies

Monkey Joe’s

This year, Monkey Joes are offering Ice Cream Day freebies that kids are sure to love. When you visit any Monkey Joes location on July 21st, you can claim one free ice cream cup. 

The company will also be running various events where you can get your hands on a variety of prizes and Monkey Joe’s freebies.

Marble Slab

Marble Slab is offering a variety of special deals on their new flavor Charcoal Mocha, in celebration of Ice Cream Day. You can get your scoop in a waffle cone or in their new Moondust Majestic Shake. Check out the website to find out more about the current Marble Slab offers.

Lick Honest

By joining the Lick Honest Scoop Society, you can enjoy perks such as free scoops, double punch days, exclusive deals and more. Not only that, but you’ll get a cool Lick Honest keychain too.

My/Mo Mochi Ice Cream

This year in celebration of ice-cream day, My/Mo Mochi is teaming up with UNIQLO to offer My/Mo Mochi freebies in a range of stores. The offer is only available in participating stores, so check online to see if you can score your favorite Japanese icy treat for free.

The Haan Museum

If you like your Ice cream topped with a dash of culture and history, then the Haan Museum is the place for you. 

This ice-cream day, the museum is offering free cones and sundaes with various toppings for free. Be sure to get there between 1 pm and 4 pm to claim your Haan Museum freebies.

Tipsy Scoop

Like your ice cream with a kick? Head down to Tipsy Scoop and claim a free scoop of Malibu rum ice creamThe store is offering free scoops to the first 100 people at their stores in Brooklyn and Manhattan.

Ice Cream Delight

Ice Cream Delight is running a family-friendly event in aid of Ice Cream Day.  The store is inviting customers to join them for an afternoon of fun and icy treats and they’re offering free sprinkles all day.


If Fro-Yo is your thing, then head down to Yoghurt Land this Ice Cream Day. They’re offering buy one get one free on a selection of their most popular flavors.

Sonic Drive-In

If Ice Cream isn’t your thing but you still want to make the most of the national Ice Cream Day deals, Sonic Drive-In is offering 3-piece Cinnastacks for 99 cents to app users. Check out their app for more Sonic Drive-In deals.

So there you have it, all the best national Ice Cream Day deals to ensure that you celebrate the nations favorite icy treat in-style. Have fun and don’t eat too much!

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