2021 Birthday Freebies: Meals, Ice Cream, Gifts Cards, You Name It!

Last Updated on June 1, 2021

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2021 birthday freebies are everywhere. You just need to know where to look.

Our gift to you this year is a bunch of free stuff! Remember when you used to go to restaurants with your parents and a bunch of singing servers would come out with a free dessert? This list of amazing freebies will instantly bring you back to childhood.

Free Meals

Our favorite thing to do on our birthdays? Eat!

Sign up for the E-Club at Applebee’s and receive your free birthday special. You’ll get a BOGO coupon for a free entree starting on your birthday. The great thing about this offer? It’s valid for 30 days. Black Bear Diner offers a free meal on your birthday when you sign up to be a part of the Bear Lovers Club. Subscribe to Blimpie and get a free 6-inch sub sandwich on your birthday this year.

If you’re a fan of Chick-fil-A, sign up for the rewards program and get a free birthday offer on your special day. We know we’re going to be picking up our favorite, their strawberry milkshake!

Another fun way to spice up your birthday is to sit down and enjoy an authentic Mexican meal. Celebrate with a free entree on your birthday at El Torito’s when you sign up for their E-Club.  In the mood for meat? Join the Fudds Club and get a free burger on your birthday at Fuddruckers.

If you want to sit down for a fancier meal while still being on a budget, one of our go-to franchises is Houlihan’s. Sign up for their email club and earn a free meal on your birthday. We’ll be getting the scallops.

The best way to end your special day? Ice cream and desserts!

Free Ice Cream 

These freebies are a cold, sweet way to enjoy your birthday!

We know that not everyone is a fan of the cone or the cake, so shake it up with free milkshake at Arby’s in 2021. Just sign up for the mailing list and the coupon will go right to your email.

Did you know Carvel offers a free ice cream cone on your birthday? Become a Fudgie Fanatic today and enjoy that special cone on your birthday.

Over the years, Ben and Jerry’s became an in-home classic, but going to one of their scoop shops is always magical. Sign up for their newsletter and get a free scoop of ice cream on your birthday and $3 off an ice cream birthday cake!

Not a fan of ice cream, or looking for something different? We have you covered.

Free Snacks and Treats

When a Nothing Bundt Cakes opened near us, we became instantly obsessed. Since then, we’ve been going back every year to get our free Bundtlet. Just sign up for the email list. You’ll get notified when their new flavors come in!

Is your birthday in the chilly Fall or Winter months? Go get a free pastry along with your favorite soup from Panera Bread.

For all our fellow pie lovers get a free slice from Perkins when you sign up for their MyPerkins rewards program.

Not that into free snacks? Oh no! Try a free store gift instead.

Free Store Gifts

For your fixer-upper, look to Ace Hardware for a $5 Gift Certificate.

For your skincare needs, sign up at Bare Minerals for a free gift on your birthday. Another great place to get your luxury beauty and skincare freebie from is Lancome! For your inner beauty guru, check out Sephora and Smashbox for your free birthday gift this year.

L’Occitane is another go-to and has great products. Subscribe and sign up and earn a gift during your birthday month.

Finding out how to score free things on your special day is just another way to save money. Now go and enjoy these amazing birthday freebies!