Birthdays only happen once a year, so they're the day to get what you want. Really, nothing is impossible if you say the magic words: "but it's my birthday." Turns out, the world is celebrating your birthday with you. These restaurants, stores, and cafes offer birthday freebies, and some of them can be used long after the big day, meaning your birthday basically lasts forever. From free food to complimentary movie nights and beauty products, this comprehensive list tells you where the free birthday gifts are and how to get them.
So read on and vote up the birthday perks that really make your day the best day.
Being a "ChunkSpelunker" doesn't sound all that appealing, but it's just the name you earn for signing up for the Ben & Jerry's newsletter. ChunkSpelunkers get free ice cream on their birthday. Doesn't sound so bad now, huh?
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Get the Redbox Play Pass and get a free one-night rental of the latest blockbusters as a birthday present. If you plan on having a big night out, the free credit lasts for 60 days after your special day.see more on Redbox
You can choose between 24 gourmet burgers as a free birthday treat when you're a member of the Red Robin eClub. The gift credit can be used any day of your birthday month.
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Subs are always good, but they are at least 100 times better when they are free. Sign up for Firehouse Rewards to get a free medium sub on your birthday.
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Build A Cone At Maggie Moo's
If you sign up for the loyalty program at Maggie Moo's or Marble Slab Creamery, you earn a free ice cream on your birthday!
Anyone can get a free Denny's Grand Slam on their birthday. Just tell your server that it's your big day!
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A major perk of joining Starbucks Rewards is a free handmade drink on your birthday. Just be sure to join the rewards program before your B-Day!
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If you weren't already obsessed with Panera, there's this: if you join My Panera, a free pastry is automatically loaded onto your Panera card on your birthday.