IHOP celebrates National Pancake Day with free pancakes

Free short stack of buttermilk pancakes for customers

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ORLANDO, Fla. – Get your forks and maple syrup ready, National Pancake Day is coming.

Come in to IHOP on Tuesday for a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes. Instead of a bill, customers will be asked to leave a donation for the Children's Miracle Network Hospitals.

This year IHOP's goal is to raise $3 million, according to their website.

Since the event began in 2006, IHOP has raised more than $10 million to support charities.

Visit IHOP's website to learn more.