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Unlocking Birthday Bliss: Your Ultimate Guide to 71 Exclusive Freebies and Discounts

Birthday freebies and discounts don't stop at Starbucks and Sephora, get into this list of treats that covers food and drink, beauty, and retail!

Birthdays are not just about growing a year older; they're about celebrating yourself! What better way to do that than to indulge in a plethora of fantastic birthday freebies and discounts offered by your favorite establishments? In this post, I've compiled a list of irresistible treats from the realms of food and drink, beauty, and retail. Get ready to make your birthday a day to remember without breaking the bank!

My Top Birthday Picks:

(click on the establishment name to sign up)

1. Food and Drink:

  • Baskin Robbins: Free scoop of Ice Cream on your birthday.

  • Benihana: Register for The Chef's Table and receive a $30 birthday certificate during the month of your birthday.

  • BJ's Restaurants: Get a free Pizookie on your birthday.

  • Cheesecake Factory: Enjoy a complimentary slice of cheesecake for your birthday with Cheesecake Rewards.

  • Chick-fil-A: Enjoy a complimentary treat depending on your specific reward tier.

  • Chipotle: Reward members get free chips and guacamole when they spend at least $5 on their birthday.

  • CrumblEnjoy a free cookie on your birthday every year!

  • Culver's: Free 1-scoop dish with one topping.

  • Krispy Kreme: Rewards members receive a free doughnut and free coffee on your special day (valid the entire month of your birthday).

  • Nothing Bundt Cakes: Free Bundtlet on your birthday!

  • Publix: Enjoy a birthday treat on them.

  • Red Robin Royalty: Redeem a free birthday burger during the month of your birthday with a minimum purchase of $4.99 (dine-in only)

  • Starbucks: Enjoy a complimentary birthday drink of your choice with Starbucks Rewards. (I'm not a coffee drinker but love a good Honey Citrus Mint Tea).

  • Taziki's: Enjoy a free dessert for your birthday. Coupon added to your account during your birthday month.

2. Beauty:

  • Bath & Body Works: My Bath & Body Works Rewards members receive an annual birthday gift.

  • Sephora: As a Beauty Insider, you'll receive a special birthday gift from a selection of six designated options – because your beauty deserves to be celebrated.

  • Ulta Beauty: Join Ulta Beauty Rewards for a birthday surprise and double points on purchases throughout your birthday month.

3. Retail:

  • Abercrombie: Earn points, VIP offers, and birthday and anniversary offers.

  • Anthropologie: Become a member of AnthroPerks for a birthday discount and early access to sales.

  • ASOS: In previous years it's been 10% off during your birthday month, this year I received a 20% off birthday discount.

  • Boohoo: You receive $10 off your next order when you spend $50, including sale.

  • Coach Outlet: Sign up to receive 10% off full-price styles on your birthday.

  • DSW: Receive $5 off to use anytime during your birthday month.

  • H&M: Birthday surprise if you're a registered member. This year was 25% off any item.

  • Nasty Gal: I recently received an extra 20% off my next purchase.

  • Nike: Get 10% off your purchase of $100+

  • Old Navy: Score bonus reward points on your birthday.

  • PrettyLittleThing: Get an extra 15% off your next purchase.

  • Rack Room Shoes: Score $10 off your entire purchase in-store or online during the month of your birthday.

  • Saks Fifth Avenue: The SaksFirst program rewards you with a special birthday treat and points for every dollar spent.

Discover More Birthday Delights:

1. Food and Drink:

  • Arby's: Free small curly fries and free small shake with sandwich purchase.

  • Baskin-Robbins: Treat yourself to a free scoop of ice cream by joining the Birthday Club.

  • Cava: Enjoy a $9 birthday reward sent to your account if you have a lifetime spend of at least $100

  • Chili's: Join the My Chili's Rewards program for a complimentary dessert on your birthday.

  • Cinnabon: Sweeten your day with a free 16oz cold brew birthday treat by joining Club Cinnabon.

  • Panera Bread: MyPanera members receive a free pastry or sweet on their birthday.

  • Denny's: Score a free Grand Slam breakfast – the perfect way to kick off your special day.

  • Dunken: Reward members enjoy 3x the points on purchases made the day before, the day of, and the day after your birthday (points can be turned into rewards).

  • Edible Arrangements: Free chocolate-dipped fruit box birthday treat!

  • Firehouse Subs: Receive a free medium sub with any purchase on your birthday.

  • Honey Baked Ham: Get $9 HoneyBaked Cash on your birthday.

  • Ihop: Free birthday stack (pancakes) + other exclusive offers and rewards.

  • Jamba Juice: Celebrate with a birthday smoothie on them!

  • McAlister's: Special offers + free birthday treat!

  • P.F. Chang's: Free appetizer or dessert!

  • Pinkberry: Get a free small Pinberry with toppings.

  • Pizza Hut: Free breadsticks or cinnamon sticks.

  • Smoothie King: Free Birthday smoothie with healthy rewards sign-up.

  • Waffle House: Get a free classic waffle on your birthday!

  • Wing Stop: Sign up for a birthday surprise!

2. Beauty:

  • Aveda: Pamper yourself with a gift on your birthday + double points when you join the Aveda Plus Rewards.

  • Clean Skin Club: Receive a 400 point Birthday reward! (use code: SHEREE for an extra discount whenever you purchase).

  • dossier: 1,000 point reward added to your account on your birthday!

  • MAC Cosmetics: Sign up for the MAC Lover program to enjoy double points on all purchases during your birthday month.

  • Static Nails: 100 points added to your account.

  • The Body Shop: Love Your Body Club members receive a $10 birthday treat and exclusive discounts (if you've signed up and shopped in the last 12 months).

3. Retail:

  • Alala: Get birthday offers, discounts, and early access to new products.

  • American Eagle Outfitters: AEO Connected members get a $5 birthday reward coupon and other exclusive offers.

  • Famous Footwear: $5 Birthday month reward + 2x points per dollar during your birthday month.

  • Francesca's: Special offers on your birthday.

  • Glasses Shop: 40% off your entire purchase.

  • Kohl's: Join Kohl's Rewards for a special birthday gift (you just have to make a purchase before your birthday month) and more throughout the year.

  • Once Upon a Child : (Plato's Closet/Style Encore): $5 off a purchase of $20 or more.

  • Vici: 25% off birthday reward.

  • World Market: Get a surprise birthday offer when you join World Market Rewards.

4. Miscellaneous:

  • AMC: AMC Stubs has 3 tiers of membership options. The lowest is a free large popcorn on your birthday and the top two offer free large popcorn and fountain drink.

  • barre3: To help you celebrate, they give you a free barre3 class on your big day. If you're a member, you are welcome to gift your free class to a friend so that you can enjoy a workout together. *Besides the free class, some locations offer you 20% off a full retail purchase! (offer expires 10 days from your birthday).

  • Big Lots: Get a BIG (surprise) birthday bonus offer when you join BIG Rewards.

  • CVS: As an ExtraCare Member you receive $3 ExtraBucks Rewards.

  • Target: 5% off added to your account for your birthday as a Target Circle Member.


Make your birthday extra special by taking advantage of these amazing freebies and discounts. Whether you're treating yourself to a delicious meal, indulging in beauty products, or snagging some retail therapy, these birthday perks are sure to add an extra layer of joy to your celebration. I didn't list every establishment that offers freebies and discounts so always start by checking out your favorite spots and things (and please share below - let's keep the party going)!

Don't forget to sign up for these loyalty programs in advance, so you can enjoy the full array of benefits when your special day arrives. Also, keep in mind that many programs have stipulations on rewards based on how you engage with the company or brand before your birthday. Happy birthday and happy saving!

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