Tons of places give away free things for birthdays! Most places you have you sign up for an email list before the big day, but some places you can just come in and show your ID. Here’s a list of places I’ve found…leave a comment if you know of anymore!
Olan Mills– Get a free portrait package every year for your child’s birthday after signing up.
Toys R Us– When you sign up for Geoffrey’s Birthday Club, kids 2-10 get a free birthday card and gift, recognition in-store, and a phone call from Geoffrey.
KMart– This one’s for the parents and the kids. The kids do get $5 in birthday bucs (redeemable at KMart) and a birthday surprise pack, and the adults get information on developmental milestones for your child age 6 mo-12 years.
Bob Evans– Happy Birthday! Free kids’ meal. (Ages 12 and under)
California Pizza Kitchen– Free birthday kids’ meal for kids 10 and under.
Sonic– Free birthday kids’ meal.
Zaxby’s– Mmmmm I miss living in Zaxby’s country so much. Kids 10 and under get a free cookie for signing up, and then a free kids’ meal on their birthday.
Barnes and Noble– Free birthday cupcake plus a free digital book written by your child for their birthday!
Don Pablo’s– Join the Habenero’s Club and get $10 off on your birthday.
Cold Stone Creamery– Take a friend with you. After sign up you get a free ice cream creation on your birthday, as long as you’re purchasing another ice cream creation. View it as BOGO or half off. 🙂
Buca di Beppo– Get a free appetizer for signing up, a free brownie on your birthday, and then a free dessert of choice on the 1 year anniversary of your sign up date.
Auntie Anne’s– Free birthday pretzel!
IHOP– You get a free meal on each of these occasions: sign up, birthday, and the 1 year anniversary of your sign up.
Applebee’s– Get a free birthday dessert.
Red Robin– Free birthday burger.
Firehouse Subs– For this one all you need to do is show your photo ID with birthdate on the big day and you receive a free birthday sub.
Baskin Robbins– Free scoop of birthday ice cream!
Ruby Tuesday– Free birthday burger of your choice.
Fuddrucker’s– Free birthday burger.
Genghis Grill– Free birthday bowl.
Medieval Times– WHAT?! I can’t even believe this one. It excites me beyond all others. Sign up and you get a free feast and get to see the show for FREE on your birthday. You have to pay for someone else to get this one, but who’s going to go to Medieval Times by themselves? You can also pay a little extra to get a birthday package upgrade.