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How to Get Free Ice Cream on National Ice Cream Day

What’s better than ice cream? Free ice cream. And this Sunday, on National Ice Cream Day, you can get plenty of it.

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To start, Dippin’ Dots, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, is not only serving up free mini cups only during a two-hour window, but has also launched a new Frozeti Confetti flavor perfect for the summer. It’s lemon- and blue raspberry-flavored with confetti popping candy.

Next, Jelly Belly is releasing a new collection of Candy Cones featuring classic ice cream flavors: orange sherbet, French vanilla, strawberry, mint chip and chocolate flavors.

And any rosé cider fans in the house? Davey’s Ice Cream teamed up with Angry Orchard to release two rosé cider-infused ice cream flavors in honor of National Ice Cream Day — and we need these pints in our lives, stat!

More: The Weirdest Ice Cream Flavors to Try This Summer

Here are the rest of the National Ice Cream day deals.

Halo Top

Halo Top is giving out 1,000 free pints of peanut butter and jelly ice cream, its newest flavor. Head to at 12:01 EST on July 15 to get your pint with the code HALOTOPPB&J.


Yogurtland has a buy-one, get-one-free offer from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. local time. You can choose from five ice cream flavors — rich chocolate, creamy vanilla, chocolate malt ball ice cream made with Whoppers, butter-pecan light and Oreo cookies and crème — in addition to its usual lineup of frozen yogurt flavors.


Download the Baskin-Robbins mobile app and receive exclusive offers, including a buy-one, get-one cone, a BOGO 99 cent sundae and $2 off a medium milkshake offer. And at the end of the month, on July 31, all regular and kid-size scoops will be $1.50. 

Whole Foods Market

Whole Foods is partnering up with Ben & Jerry’s and Talenti for a three-day sale from July 13 through July 15. Customers can get two pints of the ice cream brands for $6. If you’re a Prime Member, you can get an extra 10 percent off. 


On National Ice Cream Day, Carvel is offering customers a buy-one, get-one-free deal on soft serve in a cone or a cup of any size.

My/Mo Mochi Ice Cream

In New York City only, My/Mo Mochi Ice Cream and cosmetic brand Winky Lux are giving out free mochi ice cream all day long at the Winky Lux storefront.

Snow Monkey

Vegan ice cream brand Snow Monkey is offering 25 percent off its products site-wide. Use the promo code “ISCREAM25” at check out.

More: The Best Nondairy Ice Creams to Try This Summer

Nickel & Diner

Again in NYC, grab a free mini ice cream cone between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Sunday.

Sub Zero Ice Cream

On Monday, July 16, at all Sub Zero locations, get $1 off regular ice creams from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. local time.

Your Pie

Get free gelato on Sunday, and share your free gelato experience on social media using the hashtag #ypfreegelato for a chance to win free gelato for a year.


You lucky New Yorkers… A Wag! ice cream cart is giving away free dog-friendly treats in the Central Park Dog Park area on Sunday.

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