8 Places to Get Free or Cheap Ice Cream This Sunday

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If you scream for ice cream, parlors and restaurants across America will respond to your plea this Sunday.

On July 21, bargains will abound in celebration of National Ice Cream Day.

Here’s the scoop on who’s offering ice cream deals, but check with your nearby locations to make sure they are participating:

1. Baskin-Robbins

Get two pre-packed quarts of any ice cream for $7.99.

Also, on July 31, as part of its ongoing Celebrate 31 events this year, Baskin-Robbins will offer ice cream scoops for $1.70 as well as two pre-packed quarts for $7.99.

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2. Bruster’s Real Ice Cream

Members of Bruster’s Sweet Rewards program can earn double points on purchases they make Sunday.

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3. Carvel

Get a buy one, get one deal Sunday on any size cup or cone with any flavor of soft ice cream.

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4. Cold Stone Creamery

Join the My Cold Stone Club Rewards program by Saturday and you will receive a buy one, get one promotion.

Cold Stone Creamery also will offer a special gift card promotion on National Ice Cream Day. Purchase $30 in gift cards online and receive a free $10 e-Card. The card is valid until Aug. 31.

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5. Cumberland Farms

Cumberland Farms is offering $1 off a pint of its Ultimate Scoop Ice Cream — any flavor — making the price $3.99 per pint instead of $4.99. On National Ice Cream Day, text the word SCOOPS to 64827 to receive the $1 off, a spokesperson tells Money Talks News.

If you already a member of Cumberland Farms’ text database, you will receive the coupon automatically on Sunday.

The offer is good through July 28.

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6. Dippin’ Dots

Participating locations will give away a free mini cup of Dippin’ Dots during a two-hour window. Check with your local store to learn the precise time for the deal.

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7. PetSmart

Fido gets free ice cream, too. On Sunday, PetSmart stores with PetsHotel facilities are offering a free, 4-ounce dog-friendly ice cream topped with dog biscuit treats.

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8. Yogurtland

From 1-6 p.m. on Sunday, customers can enjoy a buy one, get one deal.

Find a location near you.

Do you know of other great ice cream deals? Share them in comments below or on our Facebook page.

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