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National Ice Cream Day Deals and Freebies | 2023

10 National Ice Cream Day Deals to Scoop Up This Weekend

person eating dripping ice cream cone thanks to national ice cream day deals

National Ice Cream Day is this Sunday, July 16, and it's here just in time to help you cool down for one of the hottest summers on record. To celebrate, plenty of your favourite ice cream brands are offering deals, from discounted ice cream to free scoops. Some deals are even going all weekend, all week, or all month!

To take advantage of the holiday, map out your route and put on your sunscreen, because this much free ice cream is too cool to miss. And if it's too hot to leave the house? Don't worry, even a few delivery apps have you covered with National Ice Cream Day deals on ice cream to-go.

Here's everywhere you can score free or discounted ice cream for National Ice Cream Day 2023.

Baskin-Robbins is offering $5 off your purchase of $20 or more through DoorDash, Uber Eats and Postmates, or with the promo code SEIZETHEYAY on all app, website and in-store orders, July 16 through July 22.

Carvel: Get $5 off any Carvel order of $25+ via, DoorDash, Grubhub and Uber Eats on July 16.

Dairy Queen is giving a surprise deal that will be exclusive to the DQ app. Download the app and check back on July 16 for a sweet surprise!

Dippin' Dots is offering deals in stores and online. Participating stores are giving away a free mini cup of Dippin' Dots during a specified two-hour window, so check in with your local store to see what their window will be. No local store? No problem. You can also get 20 percent off all online orders when you use the promo code NICD23 at checkout.

Friendly's: The first 88 guests to visit a participating location on July 16 will receive a free t-shirt and $0.88 single scoop cones, along with a complimentary Happy Endings Sundae coupon on their next visit.

GoPuff delivery service is offering BOGO ice cream, now through July 16.

Insomnia Cookies is celebrating National Ice Cream Day all weekend long from Friday, July 14 through Sunday, July 16 with a free scoop of ice cream to level-up any in-store purchase or order for local delivery.

Marble Slab Creamery is offering one free small ice cream on July 16. Slab Happy Rewards members can also get $5 off an 8-inch or larger Ice Cream Cake, valid for one use for the entire month of July.

Museum of Ice Cream is the place to be on National Ice Cream Day. If you're lucky enough to live near one of these dreamy destinations, stop by on July 16 for a fun pop-up, free treats, giveaways and more.

Shake Shack is offering the perfect deal for those with an afternoon sweet tooth: BOGO shakes from 2-5 p.m., now through the end of July, when you order online or on the Shack app.

Image Source: Getty / Artur Debat