The Ultimate Guide to Birthday Freebies and Discounts

birthday freebies and discounts

If you love freebies and discounts, this post is for you! We’ve gathered a list of restaurants, retailers, and more that offer birthday freebies and discounts. Treat yo’self to some perks on your special day! (While the freebies and discounts listed in this guide were confirmed at specific locations, it’s always a good idea to check with your local store beforehand to confirm what promotions are offered.)

Applebee’s — Join the Applebee’s Eclub to receive a free dessert on your birthday. 

Arby’s — Register with Arby’s, and get a free milkshake on your birthday. 

Auntie Anne’s — Join Pretzel Perks, and get a free pretzel on your birthday. 

BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse — Get a free pizookie birthday dessert when you join BJ’s Premier Rewards Plus

Boston Market — Join the Boston Market VIP Club for a free birthday treat.

Buffalo Wild Wings — Sign up for Blazin’ Rewards to get a free birthday dessert.

California Pizza Kitchen — Join CPK Rewards for a free pizza on your birthday. 

The Capital Grille — Get a free dessert on your birthday for joining The Capital Grille Rewards

Cheesecake Factory — Get a birthday freebie when you sign up for their email

Chili’s Grill & Bar Restaurant — Join My Chili’s Rewards for a free dessert on your birthday. 

Corner Bakery Cafe — Join the eClub for a free surprise on your birthday! 

Cracker Barrel — Get a free dessert on your birthday. No strings attached! 

Denny’s — Join the Denny’s Rewards program, and get a free “grand slam” breakfast on your birthday!

Dunkin’ Donuts — Sign up for DDPerks, and get a free coffee on your birthday!

El Chico — Join the E-Club for a free fried ice cream on your birthday. 

Firehouse Subs — Sign up for Firehouse Rewards before your birthday to get a free medium sub. 

First Watch — Get a free entree on your birthday when you sign up for the First Watch eClub

IHOP — Join the Pancake Revolution, and get a free meal on your birthday. 

Jack In the Box — Join the newsletter, and get a birthday freebie! 

Jamba Juice — Join the Jamba Insider Rewards program, and get a free small smoothie or juice! 

Jason’s Deli — Receive a $5 gift card on your birthday after joining the newsletter

Krispy Kreme — Sign up for Krispy Kreme Rewards, and receive a free gift on your birthday. 

la Madeleine — Get the app, and get a free pastry on your birthday. 

LongHorn Steakhouse — Sign up for the rewards program, and get a free birthday dessert. YUM!

Mellow Mushroom — Join the eClub for a birthday reward.

Nothing Bundt Cakes — Join the eClub for a free birthday bundtlet. 

On the Border — Join Club Cantina for free queso on your birthday! Enough said. 

Panera Bread — Sign up for MyPanera to receive a free bakery item as a birthday treat. 

Red Robin — Join the eClub for a free burger on your birthday. 

Schlotzsky’s — Sign up for the Insider Rewards for a free meal on your birthday. 

SONIC Drive-In — Get a birthday freebie surprise when you sign up for MySONIC

Starbucks — Sign up for Starbucks Rewards, and get a free beverage or treat for your birthday!

Waffle House — Become a member of the Waffle House Regulars Club, and get a free waffle on your birthday. 

Barnes & Noble — Kids’ Club members get a free cupcake. 

The Container Store — Get a free birthday sticky pad in-store on your birthday! 

Famous Footwear — Sign up for Famous Footwear Rewards, and get a $10 birthday coupon! 

J. Crew Factory — Sign up for the newsletter, and get an extra 20 percent off plus free shipping on your birthday. 

Kendra Scott — Get 50 percent off one item during the month of your birthday. Must provide proof of birth month; must use offer in-store only. 

Old Navy & Gap — Get a free birthday surprise when you join the newsletter

Sephora — Become a Beauty Insider to get a free birthday gift.

Ulta Beauty — Receive a free birthday gift when you join the Ultamate Rewards program

Victoria’s Secret — Sign up for the email, and get a free birthday gift!

World Market — Join the World Market Explorer Rewards Program for a free birthday surprise. 

AMC Theatres — Sign up for AMC Stubs, and get free popcorn on your birthday.

AMF Bowling — All AMF Pinsiders Club members get a free gift.

Cinemark Theatres — Sign up for weekly emails, and get a coupon for a free concession! 

Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament — Free admission (with purchase of an adult admission) on your birthday!

Movie Tavern — Sign up for their free membership, and get a free movie ticket on your birthday.

Redbox — Sign up for Redbox Perks, and get a free movie or game rental.

Regal Entertainment Group — Join the Regal Crown Club, and get a free movie admission on your birthday. 

Know of a business that offers a birthday discount but isn’t listed? Comment below with the information, and we’ll add it to the list!


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  1. How is Ginger Brown’s not on this list!? Not only is it a Fort Worth tradition, but they offer a free meal of your choice on your birthday.


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