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Literally All The Chains Offering Free Ice Cream This Weekend

I only scream for free ice cream.

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This Sunday, July 16, is National Ice Cream Day, and to honor such an important holiday, restaurants are handing out free ice cream!! Here are all the deals you should absolutely take full advantage of this weekend.



The deal: Baskin-Robbins is kicking off the celebration early by offering a free slice of their new Mint Chocolate Chip Polar Pizza on Friday, July 14 from 12–5 p.m. Find a participating location here.



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The deal: Carvel is serving up a sweet BOGO (buy one, get one) deal on Sunday. Buy one soft-serve ice cream of any size and receive a second cup or cone for free! Find participating locations here.

Cold Stone Creamery

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The deal: Join Cold Stone's eClub and receive an offer for BOGO ice cream. Keep in mind it might take up to 24 hours to get your email so hop on that early. Find participating locations here.

Dairy Queen

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The deal: Similar to Cold Stone Creamery, Dairy Queen is offering a BOGO coupon if you join their Blizzard Fan Club. Find participating locations here.

Dippin' Dots

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The deal: The ice cream of the future is handing out free mini cups on Sunday, but the offer is only available during a two-hour window. So find your location here and get there ASAP.



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The deal: On Sunday from 2–5 p.m., McDonald's is giving out free vanilla cones to anyone who downloads its mobile app. But that's not all. One lucky person will free McDonald's cones for life. Find participating locations here.


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The deal: Oh, you thought your dogs were excluded from National Ice Cream Day? Think again. On Sunday, PetSmart PetsHotel spots are handing out free Doggie Ice Cream Sundaes. Find participating locations here.


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The deal: Get your butt to a Subzero from 2–6 p.m. and take advantage of the BOGO liquid nitrogen ice cream! Find participating locations here.



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The deal: Stop by Wendy's and grab yourself a small chocolate or vanilla Frosty for only 50 cents. If you can't make it this weekend, don't worry. This deal lasts until August 25. Find participating locations here.

Whole Foods

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The deal: Whole Foods is breaking out a killer sale on all Ben & Jerry’s ice creams, frozen yogurts, and nondairy frozen treat pints. Get two pints for only $6! Find participating locations here.

Your Pie

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The deal: Head to this pizza chain on Sunday and claim a free gelato! Find participating locations here.

16 Handles

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The deal: Just download the 16 Handles app and stop by a shop from 2–5 p.m. on Sunday for a free four-ounce cup! Find participating locations here.