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40 Epic Things You Can Do For Free On Your Birthday 

Katie Mach
Updated January 29, 2019 11.4k votes 2k voters 386.8k views 40 items

List Rules Vote up the freebies that you most want to indulge in on your birthday.

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 - and if it's not your special day, see what other things you can get for free any day of the year!

Denny's is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 40 Epic Things You Can Do For Free On Your Birthday
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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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Ben & Jerry's is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 40 Epic Things You Can Do For Free On Your Birthday
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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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Red Robin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 40 Epic Things You Can Do For Free On Your Birthday
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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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Starbucks is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 40 Epic Things You Can Do For Free On Your Birthday
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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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