Here’s All The Freebies You Can Get On Your Birthday

Celebrate yourself this year! 🎂

No matter how old you are, birthdays are still special and something to be celebrated. Another trip around the sun is something to be grateful for! If you want to make the most of your birthday (or better yet, birthday season) this year, you’re going to want to keep reading.

We’ve rounded up tons of birthday freebies you’ll want to get your hands on when your big day rolls around. From food to shopping, there’s bound to be something on this list you’ll love. And seriously, who doesn’t love free stuff?

Birthday Food & Drink Freebies

A&W All-American Food

Join the Mug Club to get a free root beer float on your birthday.


Snag a free dessert on your birthday.


Snag a free small shake and curly fries with any sandwich purchase.

Auntie Anne’s Pretzels

Grab a free pretzel from Auntie Anne’s when it’s your birthday!


You’ll get a free kid’s scoop or soft serve swirl to help you celebrate your special day.

BJ’s Restaurant

End your birthday meal with a free Pizookie dessert from the restaurant chain.

Ben & Jerry’s

Sign up to be a Flavor Fanatic to get a free ice cream for your birthday.


Birthday breakfast, anyone? Get a free Bo-Berry biscuit with any purchase.

Buffalo Wild Wings

Grab a free order of six buffalo wings for your birthday.

California Pizza Kitchen

You don’t even have to have your birthday meal at CPK to enjoy their freebie—you get a free dessert any time during your birthday month!

Caribou Coffee

Grab a free beverage any time during the week of your birthday.

Cheesecake Factory

You’ll get a free birthday sundae and “scoopette” of vanilla ice cream with fudge.


Snag a free chocolate chunk cookie or chocolate fudge brownie for your big day.


Join the My Chili’s Rewards Club to receive a free dessert. And if you spend $5 and have visited within the last 45 days, you’ll get free chips and salsa or non-alcoholic beverage with every visit.


Free chips and guac with any $5 purchase during your birthday month!


Subscribe to Cinnabon Rewards to get a free iced coffee and an order of BonBites.

Cold Stone Creamery

BOGO free birthday ice cream!

Crumbl Cookies

One free cookie during your birthday month.


Enjoy a sweet single scoop of frozen custard with one free topping!

Dairy Queen

Treat your friend for your birthday too—Dairy Queen will give you a BOGO Blizzard deal for your birthday!

Del Taco

Get a free regular-sized premium milkshake with your birthday meal.


Go big or go home—get a free Grand Slam breakfast of pancakes, eggs, and bacon or sausage.

Dippin’ Dots

Get a free small cup of Dippin’ Dots.


Get a free medium beverage from the donut chain.

Edible Arrangements

Treat yo’ self—you’ll get a free 12-count chocolate dipped fruit box!

Einstein Bros. Bagels

Craving bagels? You’ll get a free breakfast sandwich with any purchase.

Firehouse Subs

Sign up for Firehouse Rewards to get a free medium sub with purchase on your birthday, the day before your birthday or the day after your birthday.

First Watch

Join the Sun EClub for a free breakfast, brunch, or lunch on your birthday.

Gigi’s Cupcakes

Nothing says “happy birthday” like cupcakes! Get a free one from Gigi’s on your special day.


Get a free birthday meal at the restaurant chain! Any entree valued up to $15 is your gift from Houlihan’s.


We love a good birthday breakfast. Get a free stack of pancakes on your big day!

Jack in the Box

Free food! Get two free tacos with any purchase from Jack in the Box.

Jamba Juice

Get a free smoothie if you have at least 15 rewards points.

Jersey Mike’s

Snag a free regular sub and fountain drink from the sandwich shop.

Krispy Kreme

Get a free box of one dozen donuts for your birthday!

McAlister’s Deli

Get a free cookie from McAlister’s for your birthday.

Mimi’s Cafe

Treat yourself to a free mixed berry muffin sundae!

Moe’s Southwest Grill

Be sure to pick up a free burrito on your birthday!

Noodles & Company

Pick up a free crispy or bookies on your birthday.

Nothing Bundt Cakes

Get a free mini bundt (a bundlet, as they’re known) to celebrate!


Free peach cobbler? Yes, please!

Olive Garden

End your meal with a free dessert up to $8.50 in value from the restaurant chain.

Outback Steakhouse

Grab a free dessert from Outback Steakhouse in honor of your birthday.

P.F. Chang’s

Sweet or savory? Either one! Get a free appetizer or dessert, up to $12.50 in value.

Panera Bread

Get a free pastry or sweet from the bakery in honor of your birthday.

Papa John’s

Birthday pizza is a great way to celebrate your birthday, and you’ll get a free dessert from Papa John’s for your birthday!

Peet’s Coffee

Get a free beverage of any size from the coffee chain.


Grab a free small frozen yogurt with toppings.

Pizza Hut

Get some free cinnamon sticks from Pizza Hut to help celebrate your special day.


A free apple pie dessert for your birthday? Yeah, sign us up.


Snag yourself a free chocolate chunk cookie from QDOBA for your birthday.


BOGO an 8″ sub on your birthday.

Raising Cane’s

Snag a free drink on your birthday when you’re a member of the Caniac Club. You’ll also get a free BOGO Box Combo on the anniversary of when you signed up!

Red Lobster

A surprise of freebies and rewards if you’re a rewards member.

Red Robin

Want a whole free birthday meal? Red Robin will give you a free Gourmet Burger or Chicken Sandwich from the restaurant chain.


Pick up a free XL slice of pizza from the popular pizza chain.


Hungry for more food? Get a free classic smash burger and/or side from the popular burger joint.

Smoothie King

Get a free birthday smoothie.


Dive in for a free classic shake from Sonic in honor of your birthday!


If you’re craving caffeine for your birthday, be sure to hit up Starbucks and get a free drink in any size with any additions to it!

Steak ‘n Shake

Get a free double cheeseburger and fries for your birthday.

Taco Bell

Snag a free regular-size Mountain Dew Baja Blast Freeze.

TGI Fridays

End your meal at TGI Fridays with a free dessert.

Tim Hortons

Get a free beverage or breakfast sandwich on your birthday!

Vitality Bowls

Snag a free acai bowl for your birthday. Just be sure you’ve made one purchase at a Vitality Bowls before.

Waffle House

No surprise here that you’ll be gifted free waffles from the popular breakfast restaurant!

Wetzel’s Pretzels

Choose your favorite pretzel from Wetzel’s—original, flavored, or cheese—to receive free on your birthday.

Which Wich

Get a free regular sandwich from the shop on your birthday.

Birthday Clothing Freebies

Aerie & American Eagle

Save 25% off one item. And did you know Student Beans has discounts with both Aerie and American Eagle? That way you can save, even if it’s not your birthday!


Opt in for their emails and you’ll get a birthday coupon sent straight to your inbox.


$5 or $10 off a purchase.

Famous Footwear

$5 birthday reward cash and 2X points per dollar on all purchases during your birthday month

Finish Line

Need new kicks? Get a $10 off coupon for your birthday. You’ll save at Finish Line when you use Student Beans, too!

Foot Locker

Grab a free birthday gift.


Sign up for Gap’s emails and you’ll get a birthday coupon sent straight to your inbox.


Save 25% on any one item!

Hot Topic

Stock up on pop culture gear with a $5 coupon to use in-store or online.


Save on updating your wardrobe! Save $10 on your purchase of equal or greater value.


Random free birthday gift.

Old Navy

Get a free birthday coupon emailed to you when you sign up for Old Navy emails.


Need some new kicks or athleisure? Buy your own birthday gift by using the $10 coupon they’ll send you. You can save 40% from Student Beans with your student discount, too!

Victoria’s Secret

Get $10 off any purchase to help celebrate your birthday.

Birthday Beauty Freebies


Snag a free 30 ML. Aromatic Nourishing Composition Oil.

Benefit Cosmetics

Get a free brow arch service the week of your birthday.

e.l.f. Cosmetics

This is huge, as in full-sized! You’ll be gifted a free full-sized cosmetic product. And don’t forget Student Beans gives you 20% off all year long!


You’ll receive a free Lip Balm #1 or travel size product of your choice with any purchase.


Sephora wants to give you an awesome beauty product sample for your birthday. Choose from a Laura Mercer, amika, Tatcha, or Olaplex mini set!


Get a free beauty gift.

The Body Shop

Earn a $10 reward for your birthday month.

ULTA Beauty

The birthday gifts at ULTA change every month, but be sure to get your special free gift!

Urban Decay

Freshen up your makeup with a 15% off coupon from Urban Decay during your birthday season.

Other Birthday Freebies

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

You’ll get a free movie ticket from the Alamo Drafthouse when your birthday rolls around!

AMC Theaters

Snag a free popcorn during your birthday month.


Enter your pet’s birthday (or yours, we won’t tell) to get a special box during the month.

Best Buy

Best Buy members get a special gift during their birthday month. It varies, so be sure to keep your eyes peeled to find out what it is!


If you’re wanting to add to your library, you’ll save 20% off your next purchase as a birthday present.

Cost Plus World Market

Receive a 15% off coupon to use on gourmet food and non-alcoholic beverages.


You’ll get a $3 ExtraBucks Rewards coupon to use on your next purchase.


GameStop is pretty tight-lipped, but you’ll still get a free gift of some kind on your birthday!


A special birthday gift for Kohl’s Rewards members.


Help your pet celebrate your birthday by getting them a free one pound bag of treats from the treat bar at Petco!


Save 5% on any purchase.

With all these freebies, you can celebrate your birthday all month long! Just be sure to plan accordingly so you can take advantage of as many as possible and make the most of it. Happy birthday to you, indeed!

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