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13 Places to Get Free Coffee on National Coffee Day

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September 27, 2016 · 9.8k Views

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Calling all coffee lovers, this one’s for you! Thursday September 29, 2016 is National Coffee Day and that means your favorite coffee chains will be offering a coffee deal of some sort so you’ll be buzzing on your feet the whole day. Take a look down the list below for coffee freebies and don’t miss out this Thursday!


Free Coffee for National Coffee Day 

  1. Krispy Creme
    Krispy Creme is offering a free Original Glazed Doughnut AND a free 12oz cup of coffee at participating locations in the US this Thursday!
  2. Dunkin’ Donuts
    The national chain will be offering Dunkin’ Donuts signature medium hot coffee for only 66¢ this Thursday. Plus, leading up to Thursday, Dunkin’ Donut is surprising 66 of their Twitter followers with Dunkin’ Donut cards that are good for a year of free coffee! These cards will be exclusive to 66 special Dunkin’ Donut Twitter followers only.
  3. Whole Foods
    Whole Foods is offering 2 deals (some valid now) to celebrate National Coffee Day. Deals include $1 off Allegro Pumpkin Spice Latte and $1 donation to Whole Planet Foundation per cup of coffee sold.
  4. McDonald’s
    Not a deal but McDonald’s will donate all proceeds from McCafe drip coffee to the Covenant House of Pennsylvania and New Jersey this coming Thursday.
  5. Sheetz
    Sheetz will be offering coffee for free on National Coffee Day.
  6. LaMar’s Donuts
    Pick up a 16oz LaMar’s Collector’s travel mug for $1.19 and LaMar’s will fill it for free on National Coffee Day.
  7. Boyer’s Coffee
    Free cup of drip coffee or 50% off any prepared drinks this Thursday! You’ll also get a chance to win multiple prizes (free bags of coffee, lunch etc) and 25% off retail bags of coffee.
  8. Caribou Coffee
    Get a free medium brewed coffee when you buy a one pound bag of Amy’s Blend from now through October 2, 2016.
  9. Cumberland Farms
    Get a free cup of hot or iced coffee from Cumberland Farms by texting FREECOFFEE to 64827 to receive a mobile coupon. This coupon will be valid on Thursday 9/29 only. Free coffee will continue at Cumberland Farms throughout October because they’ll be bringing back “Free Coffee Fridays starting October 7 (no coupon required!).
  10. Gloria Jean’s Coffees
    From 2-5pm on Thursday, Gloria Jean’s will offer a free cup of 8oz White Chocolate Cookie Chiller or a small cup of coffee!
  11. Smoothie King
    BOGO free on all Coffee High Protein Smoothie flavors this Thursday.
  12. Peet’s Coffee
    Get a free medium drip coffee with your purchase of any fresh food item at Peet’s this Thursday. You can also visit their Facebook page for a chance to win a $10 Peet’s gift card when you tag someone in the comments section with the #NationalCoffeeDay.
  13. Dairy Queen
    Get a small iced coffee for $1 or an Ultimate Frappe for $2!

Related Reads:
14 Surprising Uses for Old Coffee Grounds
10 Ways to Save Money on Your Morning Cup of Coffee
Here's How to Order Guilt-Free Starbucks Drinks


Honorable Mention:

Not a in-store coffee deal but you can get an extra 5% off at when you use coupon code 5OFFSEPT16 at checkout.

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monster1991 profile picture
I wanna be the very best like no one ever was. Couponing is my real test, to cut them is my cause. I will travel across the land, searching far and wide. Each store to understand, the discounts that's inside.
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