More than 50 birthday freebies to brighten your special day

Gifts require signups to rewards programs

Birthday cake (File) ( Eden)

ORLANDO, Fla. – Your birthday is that time of year when the special people in your life get together and celebrate you.

Whenever your special day is, a gift is always appreciated, especially if it’s free.

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Many companies will offer you freebies throughout your birthday month to celebrate your special day, but you have to sign up for their respective rewards program first.

Here is a list of places that offer free gifts for your birthday:


Starbucks: Free drink or food item of your choice.

Dunkin: Free drink.

Taco Bell: Free Mountain Dew Baja Blast Freeze.

Cinnabon: Free 16oz cold brew.

Del Taco: Free regular-sized shake.

Sonic: Free shake.


Buffalo Wild Wings: Six free wings.

Sonny’s BBQ:  Free Big Deal combo, which includes a sandwich, your choice of side and a drink.

Beef O’ Brady’s: Free appetizer.

Checkers: Free large fries.

Hooters: Free wings.

On The Border: Free bowl of queso or brownie sundae.

Red Robin: Free burger or chicken sandwich.

Krispy Kreme: Free dozen donuts.

McDonald’s: Free pastry item.

Applebee’s: Free dessert and an appetizer.

Jersey Mikes: Free sub and a drink on your special day.

Auntie Anne’s: Free birthday pretzel.

Panera: Free pastry.

IHOP: Free pancakes.

Habit Burger Grill: Free burger.

Waffle House: Free waffle.

AMC: Free large popcorn.

Regal: Free small popcorn.

Ruby Tuesday’s: Free burger or Garden Bar entree.

Sbarro: Free slice of pizza.

Chipotle: Free chips and guacamole with a purchase.

Texas Roadhouse: Free appetizer or sidekick.

Moe’s Southwest Grill: Free burrito.

P.F Chang’s: Free appetizer or dessert.


Crumbl: Free cookie.

Nothing Bundt Cakes: Free mini Bundt cake.

Chili’s: Free dessert.

Smokey Bones: Free dessert.

Toojay’s: Get a free slice of cake.

Chick Fil A: Free chocolate chunk cookie or a fudge brownie.

Edible Arrangements: Free 12-count chocolate dipped fruit box.

Olive Garden: Free dessert.

Rita’s: Free Italian ice.

Baskin Robbins: Free kid’s cup.

Carvel: Free ice cream cone.

Cold Stone: Buy one get one free ice cream.

Culver’s: Free birthday scoop of frozen custard with one topping.

Subway: Free cookie.

T.G.I. Friday’s: Free dessert.

BJ’s Brewhouse: Free Pizookie.

Pizza Hut: Free cinnamon sticks.

Papa John’s: Free dessert.

Longhorn: Free dessert.

Friendly’s: Free medium sundae.


Sephora: Free mini gift set.

Ulta: Free gift and double the points on your birthday month.

Redbox: Free one-night birthday rental.

Make sure to always check with each business for terms and conditions of the free items and other potential offers.

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