Whether you like chocolate or vanilla, everyone enjoys a sweet frozen treat on a hot summer day — even vegans and lactose-intolerant folks can indulge in creamy, delicious flavors! The best part? This Sunday, July 21 is National Ice Cream Day and you can snatch amazing deals around Dallas and Fort Worth to celebrate!
Check out our guide to where to find the best National Ice Cream Day deals in DFW.
Pick up two of your favorite Baskin-Robbins pre-packed quarts of ice cream for just $7.99 this Sunday. Or, try a new flavor like the U.S.S. Butterscotch inspired by the hit Netflix show, Stranger Things. If delivery is more your style, use Doordash with the code FREESCOOP to get one free scoop of ice cream with a minimum $10 purchase.
BRUSTER’S REAL ICE CREAM
Bring your kiddos under 40 inches tall any day to Bruster’s for a free baby cone each! And, rewards members get double points on purchases made on July 21. Bruster’s locations in DFW include 7650 Stacy Rd. in McKinney and 1648 FM 423 in Frisco.
COLD STONE CREAMERY
Join the Cold Stone rewards program by July 20 to get a buy one get one free coupon valid on National Ice Cream Day. And, if you just can’t get enough, purchase at least $30 worth of gift cards online for a friend (or yourself!) and get a $10 e-card!
Want to try Creamistry’s latest concoction called Ruby Cacao? It’s a naturally pink, berry flavored ice cream that is free on July 21 for loyalty members.
The hamburger chain isn’t only known for its mouth-watering burgers and fries — custard is also a fan favorite at Culver’s! Use this coupon to get a free scoop at participating locations with the purchase of a value basket.
For two hours only on July 21, select stores will give away a free mini cup of Dippin’ Dots. Contact your nearest location to see exact giveaway times and get more information here.
Vegans no longer have to dread National Ice Cream Day or sit on the sidelines while their friends indulge in a creamy treat. Dream Pops is a plant-based treat and you can get 25% off a purchase on July 21 by using the code ICECREAMDAY at checkout.
Watching your weight but still want to enjoy a frozen dessert? You can with Enlightened low calorie ice cream! And, exclusively for National Ice Cream Day, you can get a coupon towards a free pint or box of bars. What’s even better, you can send that same deal to a friend with a personalized message! Visit eatenlightened.com on July 21 to get yours.
If you love chocolate, Godiva is the place to be this Sunday. Enjoy a buy one get one free soft serve or parfait. Bring your friend or significant other or simply eat them both yourself (we won’t judge!)
The popular grocery store ice cream brand has made a big splash for its low calorie yet absolutely divine treats. This Sunday you can enjoy Halo Top Pops for free and without any guilt. Simply download and use the Bumble app or visit halotop.com on July 21.
Fans of Ben & Jerry’s, Breyers, Talenti, Haagen-Dazs, Edy’s, Dreyer’s and Outshine — this deal is for you! Use Instacart through July 28, purchase $15 or more worth of these top brand name ice creams, and get either $5 off or free delivery.
Steak and bourbon lovers, enjoy the best of both worlds with Longhorn Steakhouse’s one-of-a-kind Steak & Bourbon ice cream dessert for only $3.99 for a limited time and at select locations.
During happy hour (2-4 pm) on weekdays, Marble Slab is giving away a free small cup or cone of ice cream during the month of July. It’s a perfect way to cool off after a day at the pool!
Peekaboo ice cream helps you get veggies in your diet in a sweet, delicious way. And right now, they are giving away a five-flavor pack every month to one lucky winner for a whole year! Try combinations like vanilla with hidden zucchini and cotton candy with hidden beets! Enter the contest at peekabooicecream.com.
Even our four-legged friends can join in the fun on National Ice Cream Day! Head to your nearest Petsmart Petshotel July 20 or 21 with your pooch to receive a free scoop of dog-friendly ice cream topped with a dog biscuit.
POTBELLY SANDWICH SHOP
Although known for their warm and toasty sandwiches, Potbelly also makes creamy milkshakes! Visit a location this Sunday, purchase an entree, and receive a free large milkshake when you mention National Ice Cream Day.
SERENDIPITY AT 7-ELEVEN
If you’re like many DFW residents, Serendipity brand ice cream at 7-Eleven is a go-to treat. Take advantage of a $1 off a pint July 21 only at select locations.
If you can’t eat dairy, National Ice Cream Day is probably just a reminder of all the yummy treats you’re missing out on. But, it doesn’t have to be that way anymore! So Delicious offers dairy-free ice cream and they are giving away free pints on Instagram. All you have to do is be one of the first 500 people to make a post about who you want to #ShareAPint with using that hashtag.
You may be familiar with Sonic Nights where you can get ½ priced shakes after 8 pm, but did you know that ice cream cookie sandwiches are also now on the menu? That’s right, you can get an ice cream sandwich with two cookies of your choosing for just $1.49. Now that’s a sweet deal!
Are you a Wendy’s frequent customer? If so, take advantage of the Frosty Key tag, especially if you have kids. For just $2, it gets you a free Jr. Frosty every time you make a purchase.
As usual, you can’t have a deal day without an offer from Amazon. Prime members who shop at Whole Foods will get 35% off ice cream and frozen treats at certain locations through July 30.
Bring your friend, family member, or special someone to Yogurtland July 21 for a huge BOGO event from 1-6 pm.
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