The Top Food Freebies For Graduates In 2024

Celebrate the class of 2024 with freebies!

School is done, and the class of 2024 has successfully graduated! But before they enter a new chapter of their life at college, there’s a very important thing that has to happen before that—graduation gifts!

One of the perks of successfully getting your degree or diploma is the gifts that come along with actually doing the dang thing! So if you’re looking for the perfect grad gift (or are a grad and want to take advantage of the freebies for yourself), these are the top food freebies you can get for the class of 2024.


Spend $50 on an Applebee’s gift card to get an extra $10 bonus for free. Snag this deal until June 23—the $10 bonus expires on August 4.

Baskin Robbins

Baskin Robbins has plenty of ice cream cakes perfect for graduation parties. They’re even able to be customized for the grad’s school colors!

Buffalo Wild Wings

We love a good gift card promo! Buy $40 in gift cards online to get a $10 bonus gift card. Available through June 16.


Keep Chili’s alive by grabbing some gift cards from the chain restaurant. Order a $50 gift card from Chili’s to get a free $10 gift card as thanks. available until June 22.

Edible Arrangements

Ditch the flowers and opt for an Edible Arrangements this year. Their gifts include fruit and desserts and can be customized for the grad you’re gifting to. And grads, you can get a free cone of chocolate covered strawberries when you show proof of graduation!

Insomnia Cookies

Going on until June 3, 2024 graduates can snag a free cookie when they wear their cap and gown to any Insomnia Cookies location.

McAlister’s Deli

For every $25 worth of gift cards purchased at McAlister’s Deli (whether in-store or online), get a $5 reward as a bonus. The promo is available until June 16, and the $5 reward is valid from June 17 to August 11.

Moe’s Southwest Grill

Buy a $25 Moe’s Southwest Grill gift card to get a free $5 gift card. Either give it to the grad or keep it for yourself‚ no judgment here.

On The Border

Going on until May 31, get a free $10 gift card when you purchase $50 worth of gift cards from On The Border. The bonus gift is eligible to be used from June 1 to June 30.

Outback Steakhouse

More gift cards! Buy $50 in Outback Steakhouse gift cards to receive a $10 bonus gift card, no strings attached.

P.F. Chang’s

Until June 30, snag a free entree at P.F. Chang’s with a reservation of four or more. Just wear your cap and gown or bring in your diploma.

Potbelly Sandwich Shop

Need to feed a crowd? Potbelly Sandwiches has individual lunch boxes or bundles for six to 10 people.

Red Lobster

Going on now until July 1, Red Lobster is giving away extra bonuses. For every $50 spent on gift cards, Red Lobster is giving away a $10 bonus coupon, eligible on purchases of $40 or more.


For those who love a good burger, this deal from Smashburger is perfect. For every $25 spent on gift cards, get $5 in Smash Cash. Available through June 18 for both in-store and online.

TGI Fridays

Wear a cap and gown to your meal at TGI Fridays and get a free appetizer or dessert with any entree purchase! You can also use the promo code GRAD24 when ordering online to get 25% off party platters. Going on until June 15.

Save on even more food and drink deals just for grads with Student Beans