Mark your calendars for these special free food days at our favorite local places for sweet treats!
Free Slurpee Day – My favorite freebie for July is Free Slurpee Day on 7-11. Stop in at your local 7-11 gas station for a free treat to keep you cool. Cost: Free
Cow Appreciation Day – Celebrate Cow Appreciation Day at Chick-fil-A on July 11th. Visit any Chick-fil-A dressed as a cow and you’ll receive a free meal. You’ll get a free entrée for partial cow attire. Cost: Free, but the free meal doesn’t include a drink for adults.
Free Gelato from Peterbrooke – Every Wednesday in July you can stop by any Peterbrooke Chocolatier for a free scoop of gelato. Cost: Free
Kids Eat Free – Take the kids out to eat… for free. Check out our Jacksonville Moms Blog Directory for a complete list of where and when your kids can eat free around town. Cost: Kids are free, but typically an adult meal purchase is required.
Mini-Mania Monday – Celebrate Mini-Mania-Monday at Sweet by Holly at the St. John Town Center. All day on Mondays their delicious mini cupcakes are just $1. Cost: $1 per mini cupcake.
National Doughnut Day – Friday, June 2nd is National Doughnut Day. You can get a free doughnut of any variety at Krispy Kreme. Cost: Free
National Flip Flop Day – On June 16th, Tropical Smoothie Café will be celebrating National Flip Flop Day. All customers wearing flip flops will receive a FREE Sunshine Smoothie in our NEW limited edition 16 oz. 20th-anniversary souvenir cup from 2pm-7pm. Cost: Free
Dreamette – The Dreamette has been an institution in Jacksonville since the 1950s. It’s a great place to take the kids for a cool treat this summer. Cost: Kid cones & cups start at just $1.65.
Go Pick Blueberries – It’s blueberry season in Jacksonville and at most farms prices start at $3 a pound for u-pick berries. Blueberry picking can be a fun morning out with the kids while they pick some healthy snacks. Cost: Varies by farm, but most are around $3 a pound for u-pick.