Birthdays are great! But you can make them even more special -- without spending a dime. Check out these awesome kids' clubs:
- 99 Restaurants Join the eclub for free birthday dessert.
- Au Bon Pain Join the eclub for a free birthday lunch, plus get a free travel cup just for joining.
- Barnes & Noble Join and get a free cupcake on each child's birthday.
- Baskin Robbins Sign up and get free ice cream.
- Bertucci's Sign up and get free birthday cake.
- Big Y Kids ages 3-9 years old who are part of the Little Y Kids Club get a free slice of pizza and a soda on their birthday.
- Bruegger's Sign up for e-mails and get a free bagel with cream cheese.
- Carvel Become a Fudgie Fanatic and get free birthday ice cream.
- Chili's Sign up and get a free birthday dessert.
- Chuck E. Cheese Sign up for the club for discounts, free tokens, and a gift on your child's birthday.
- Denny's Stop in (no registration required!) for a free Grand Slam breakfast on your birthday. Valid ID required.
- Friendly's Become a BFF and get a free birthday sundae.
- IHOP Join the club and get free birthday pancakes.
- Jamba Juice Get a free small birthday smoothie when you join the club.
- Menchies Frozen Yogurt Get Menchie Money on your birthday, redeemable for free treats.
- Nick Jr. Sign up to have your child's favorite Nick Jr. character call on his or her birthday, plus get free printables.
- Noodles & Company Sign up and get free birthday food (plus other offers).
- Panera Bread Sign up for myPanera and get rewards, plus a birthday treat.
- P.F. Chang's Become a Preferred member for a free small plate, appetizer, or dessert.
- Redbox Sign up and get a free birthday movie rental.
- Red Robin Sign up and get a free birthday burger.
- Rita's Italian Ice Join the club and get free Italian ice on your birthday. If the birthday falls during the winter months (when many Rita's are closed), they'll give you free ice on your half birthday instead.
- Ruby Tuesday Get connected and get a free birthday burger.
- Sephora Older girls (or their moms!) can get a free beauty gift on their birthday.
- Toys R Us Join Geoffrey's Birthday Club for a free card, gift, phone call, and in-store recognition. For ages 10 and under.
A Quick Tip
The freebies above were chosen because they don't require a purchase to get them. But there are tons of other birthday freebies available, such as "buy one get one free" or free dessert with purchase. You can also get tons of discount savings from retailers. Check out your favorite stores and restaurants to see what they offer!