What’s better than ice cream? Free ice cream, of course. July is National Ice Cream Month, first designated by President Ronald Reagan in 1984, followed by National Ice Cream Day on the third Sunday of July. Keep watching this list for more deals as we find them, and beware of brain freeze.
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National Ice Cream Day Deals
Kelly’s Homemade Ice Cream
$1 ice cream scoops on International Ice Cream Day, Sunday, July 21, 11 am – 3 pm.
An Orlando original! What started out as a family food truck at farmers’ markets has grown into a local, sweet sensation with two ice cream shop locations: Audubon Park and Ferncreek.
Baskin-Robbins: On National Ice Cream Day, Sunday, July 21, guests can buy two pre-packed quarts of any ice cream at participating stores for $7.99. On Wednesday, July 31, celebrate Baskin-Robbins’ birthday and get two pre-packed quarts for $7.99 and $1.70 scoops. The deal is for 4oz. single scoops only. Any toppings and waffle cones are extra. Cannot be combined with other offers.
Bruster’s: This isn’t a National Ice Cream Day deal, but a deal nonetheless. Anytime you bring a family member who is less than 40 inches tall, they will get a free Baby Cone. And if your kid is a dog, bring him or her to your neighborhood Bruster’s store to get a free Doggie Sundae. Check here for a location near you.
Carvel: Buy one get one free Sundaes on Wednesdays at Carvel.
Cold Stone Creamery: Join the Cold Stone Rewards Club and get a buy one, get one free Cold Stone Creation dessert added to your account. You will also receive a BOGO free Creation dessert on your birthday. Receive $5 off purchases with every 50 accumulated points.
Dippin’ Dots : On July 21, stores will be giving away a free mini cup of Dippin’ Dots within a two hour window on National Ice Cream Day. You must call your local store for details on their giveaway.
Marble Slab Creamery: Charcoal Mocha! is the flavor of the month, available for a limited time. They are available at participating stores in the US and are part of Marble Slab Creamery’s National Ice Cream Month (July) special. You can get a FREE small cup or cone with unlimited mix-ins when you purchase any Majestic Shake Monday through Friday from 2 P.M. to 4 P.M. Times and offers may vary by location.
Monkey Joe’s: Get one FREE ice cream cup on Sunday, July 21, and try to win prizes and giveaways throughout the day. Events vary by location, Call your local participating Monkey Joe’s location for information on special giveaways.
Steak N’ Shake : This isn’t a National Ice Cream Day special, but it’s yummy enough to add to the list. Get half price shakes and drinks during Happy Hour from 2 pm to 5 pm on weekdays.
Yogurtland: Get a free 3-ounce yogurt when you sign up for Yogurtland Real Rewards program. Buy one, get one FREE on Sunday, July 21 from 1 pm to 6 pm.
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