It’s hot out there, but there will be plenty of ways to cool off on Sunday July 21 for National Ice Cream Day.
Freebies, offers and special offers
(Note: not all restaurants in a chain could honor the offers, so be sure to check with local ice cream shops to confirm which offers are available before you go.)
Baskin-Robbins: Get two prepackaged quarters of any ice cream for $ 7.99.
Various locations including Atlanta, Decatur, Cobb, Chamblee and Tucker. baskinrobbins.com
Bruster of: Join the Sweet Rewards loyalty program and receive a $ 3 reward for buying ice cream.
Various locations including Atlanta, Decatur, Stone Mountain and Smyrna. brusters.com
Butter and cream. Get the limited edition Sundae anniversary throughout the month. The $ 7.50 dessert features OG Goodness Squares, signed O.G. Ice cream goodness, caramel cone and a Luxardo cherry.
416 Church Street, Decatur is 661 Auburn Ave NE # 130, Atlanta. 404-378-7272, butterandcream.com/
Carvel: Buy a cup or a soft service cone and get a second for free.
Locations in Tucker, Roswell and Suwanee. carvel.com/ga
Dairy Queen: Receive a small free Blizzard when you download the Dairy Queen app and sign up for an account.
Various locations, including Atlanta, East Point, Decatur, Smyrna and Tucker. dairyqueen.com
Dippin Dots. On Sunday, the future manufacturer’s ice cream will offer a free mini cup of ice cream. Each shop will only distribute cups during a two-hour window, so contact your local shop for schedules.
Locations in Sugarloaf Mills and Mall of Georgia. dippindots.com/home.html
Georgia’s Own. Donate children’s clothes from 11 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday 19 July in Woodruff Park for free ice cream from the Scoop-Itz truck. Clothing will be provided to local children who are preparing to return to school.
91 Peachtree Street NW, Atlanta. georgiasown.org/
Godiva. The chocolate supplier offers one, one with a 50% discount on soft-service and semifreddo.
Locations in Perimeter Mall, Lenox Square, North Point Mall, Downtown Cobb and Mall of Georgia. godiva.com/
Honeysuckle ice cream. Get a free koozie with the purchase of any Sunday ice cream milkshake.
Ponce City Market, 675 Ponce de Leon Avenue, Atlanta. 404-228-7825, honeysucklegelato.com/
Leopold. Get a free scoop at Decatur Farmer’s Market on July 17th from 4pm to 7pm Visitors can choose from six flavors.
308 Clairemont Ave, Decatur. 404-919-3619, cfmatl.org/decatur/
Monkey Joe’s: On Sunday, the children’s entertainment center hosts a special customer appreciation event with free ice cream for each guest while supplies last.
50 Barrett Pkwy., Marietta. 770-792-2244, monkeyjoes.com
Pet Smart. Your puppy can get doggie ice cream and condiments in Pet Smart places that have a PetsHotel on Saturdays and Sundays.
Various locations, petsmart.com/
Yogurtland: Buy a scoop, get one for free from 13 to 18
Locations in Buckhead, Brookhaven and Norcross. yogurt-land.com/
Your cake. The participating locations in the Athens-based pizzeria offer a free ice cream scoop with any purchase. Customers can enter for a chance to win a $ 300 gift card using the hashtag #FreeGelatoDay on July 21st.
Locations in Buckhead, Dunwoody, Roswell, Grant Park, Milton, Suwanee, Lawrenceville, Fayetteville and Peachtree City. yourpie.com/
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Do you want to create your own?
It’s easy with these delicious recipes:
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Ice cream news
New ice cream shops to keep an eye on and some coming soon:
Four fat cows in Marietta Square
Big Softie is now open in Summerhill
A restaurant with a 24-scoop cup is arriving in Midtown
Buzzed Bull Creamery arriving in Atlanta
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