Well, it’s that time of year folks –today is my birthday! And because birthdays are an awesome time to score freebies and deals, I thought I’d post a list of some my favorite places that offer birthday incentives for joining their rewards programs. Some of these are pretty awesome “gifts” in my opinion, so they are definitely worth signing up for 😉
Remember to use your couponing e-mail to avoid being inundated with too many newsletters
American Eagle – AE Rewards members get 15% off the month of their birthday at AE or Aerie stores. They will also receive a B5G1 Free Aerie Bra offer and access to member’s-only sales and events.
AMF Bowling – receive exclusive monthly offers and a special birthday offer when you sign up for their e-club.
Applebees – free dessert on your birthday when you sign up for their emails.
Auntie Anne’s Pretzels – sign up for Pretzel Perks and receive coupons and special offers.
Aveda – Sign up for the Aveda Birthday Program and you’ll receive a FREE Personal Blends™ Pure-Fume™ or body care product offer custom blended with the aroma of your choice (a $24 value) for your next birthday.
Baker’s Square Restaurant – free piece of pie on your birthday when you sign up for their e-club.
Baskin Robbins Birthday Club – free single scoop of ice cream on your birthday and other exclusive coupon offers when you sign up for their emails.
Ben and Jerry’s – free single scoop of ice cream on your birthday plus an ice cream cake coupon when you sign up for their Chunk Mail.
Benihana – sign up for the Chef’s Table and you’ll get a $30 gift certificate to use during the month of you birthday.
My Best Buy – receive rewards for Best Buy purchases, FREE shipping with orders of $35+ all year round and invitations to exclusive offers, events and more (This year I got a $5 My Best Buy Reward certificate!)
Black Angus Steakhouse – get a B1G1 free steak dinner coupon for your birthday when you join the BA Prime Club.
Boston Market -receive a special coupon on your birthday when you join the VIP club.
Buca di Beppo – get a free dessert for signing up, a free appetizer of your choice on your birthday, and a special offer on your anniversary when you join the e-club.
Buffalo Wild Wings – get a coupon for a free dessert on your birthday when you join the Buffalo Circle.
Burger King – sign your children up for Club BK and they’ll get a kids’ meal on their birthday
California Pizza Kitchen – sign up for their monthly email and you’ll be able to register your kiddos (10 or younger) for the CPKids Birthday Club which will get them a free meal during their birthday month.
Carino’s Italian – join the e-Club and get specials, promotions and a birthday surprise.
Carrows Restaurants – get free dessert for joining their e-club as well as free dessert on your birthday.
Cattlemens – free dessert on your birthday when you sign up for their newsletter.
Charming Charlie – You will earn 10 points for every qualifying dollar spent. Every 1,000 points earns a $5 Rewards Certificate, valid towards the purchase of anycharming charlie merchandise in stores. You will receive a special Birthday Bonus and other member-only offers and promotions. (My birthday reward for this year is a $5 Charm Club reward!)
Chevys Fresh Mex – get a special birthday gift when you sign up for the Compadres Club.
Children’s Place – get a special coupon on your birthday as well as your child’s birthday when you sign up for the birthday club (I got a $10 off $40 purchase coupon!)
Chili’s – get coupons for free items on your birthday, at signup and on the anniversary of your signup when you join their email club.
Chuck E Cheese’s – get free coupons and tokens for your child’s birthday when you join the email club.
Claim Jumper Restaurants – get a free entrée coupon (up to $18!) on your birthday and a free small bite dessert for joingin their e-club.
Coldstone Creamery – get a free ice cream creation on your birthday when you join the Birthday Club.
Cost Plus World Market – join the World Market Explorer Rewards Program and get a 10% off coupon, $10 reward for every $100 in food purchases, and a gift on your birthday.
CVS – register your CVS ExtraCare card online and you’ll receive a surprise ECB on your birthday. (I got $3 ECB!)
Dairy Queen – get a B1G1 free Blizzard coupon when you join the Blizzard FanClub.
Dave and Buster’s – sign up for the rewards program and get $10 in free game play plus you’ll get $5 in free game play for your birthday.
Del Taco – join the Raving Fan e-Club and get a coupon for 2 free chicken tacos at sign-up and a coupon for a free premium shake on your birthday.
Denny’s – get a FREE Grand Slam on your birthday when you sign up for Denny’s Rewards.
DSW– get a free birthday gift when you sign up for DSW Rewards. (I received a $5 off coupon!)
El Torito – join the El Torito Bull Ring email club and get a coupon for free guacamole at sign-up plus a free entree on your birthday.
Fuddruckers – get a free gift upon sign up and free burger on your birthday when you join the Fud’s Club.
Godiva – sign up for Godiva rewards and receive a monthly e-newsletter with member-only offers & new product announcements. You’ll also receive one free piece of chocolate per month, and members who have completed their profile by filling out their name, address, phone, email and birth day information online or in stores will be offered a special birthday offer. The birthday offer will be communicated via email. (I received $10 to spend in-store or online!)
Hard Rock Cafe– get free ice cream on your birthday.
IHOP – get a free Rooty Tooty Fresh N Fruity or item of equal or lesser value on your birthday when you join the Pancake Revolution.
Joe’s Crabshack – get a coupon for a free appetizer with entrée purchase upon signup and on your birthday when you sign up for Joe Mail.
Justice – get a special discount coupon on your birthday when you sign up for their emails.
Kmart – sign up your kiddos for the Kmart Birthday Club and they’ll receive $5 Birthday bucks, a birthday crown, a Happy Birthday certificate and a birthday fun pack.
Kohl’s – sign up for Kohl’s rewards and for every dollar you spend, you’ll earn 1 point; points can then be redeemed in 100 point increments for $5 rewards. You’ll also receive a special birthday offer! (I received a $10 certificate – woo hoo!)
Krispy Kreme – sign up for the Krispy Kreme email newsletter and receive a coupon for a FREE doughnut and coffee or small fountain drink on your birthday.
Maggiano’s Little Italy – sign up for the Maggiano’s email newsletter and receive a FREE gift on your birthday (I received a $10 off my next meal coupon!)
Marie Callender’s – receive special offers on your birthday and anniversary when you join the e-club.
Michael’s – sign up to receive their emails and you’ll get a special coupon emailed during the month of your birthday (I received a 20% off my entire purchase coupon!)
Mimi’s Cafe – snag a B1G1 free breakfast coupon on signup and on your birthday when you join their e-club.
Old Navy– sign up for Old Navy emails and you’ll snag a coupon upon sign-up and a special birthday discount.
On the Border Mexican Grill – join Club Cantina and get a coupon for a free Dip Trio or Brownie Sundae on your birthday.
Outback Steakhouse – get a FREE Aussie-tizer with the purchase of 2 entrees at sign-up and get something special on your birthday when you sign up for Outback Rewards.
Panera Bread– get a free treat on your birthday when you sign up for the MyPanera card.
Papa Murphy’s – join the e-club and you’ll get coupons for pizzas, appetizers, salads and desserts plus free cookie dough on your birthday.
PF Chang’s – get a complimentary mini dessert on your birthday.
Piperlime– sign up for emails and get a coupon good for $15 off any purchase of $60 or more during your birthday month.
Qdoba Mexican Grill – receive a gift on your birthday when you sign up for Qdoba e-club.
Quick Quack Car Wash – sign up to receive a FREE LUCKY DUCK WASH CAR WASH within two days of your birthday
Quiznos – sign up for the Q-Club and receive a coupon for $2 off a regular or large sub and get a coupon for a free cookie on your birthday.
Raley’s Something Extra – sign up and receive a digital coupon for a FREE Free Betty Crocker Baking Mix OR 6-Pack Bakery Cupcakes during the month of your birthday.
Red Lobster – get a special birthday surprise when you join the Fresh Catch Club.
Red Robin – signup for the Red Robin e-Club and get a gift for signing up and a free burger on your birthday.
Romano’s Macaroni Grill – sign up for the email newsletter and you’ll get a special birthday gift.
Rubio’s Fresh Mexican Grill – get a coupon for a free entrée when you sign up for the Beach Club. Entrées include any Coastal Trio, two taco plate, burrito, salad, or bowl.
Sephora – get a free birthday gift when you sign up for the Insider Club.
Sonic – sign up to be a Sonic Cruisers membership and get a surprise on your birthday.
Starbucks – get a free beverage of your choice on your birthday when you sign up for Starbucks Rewards. (This year I received a FREE hand crafted beverage, Starbucks bottled beverage or the food item of my choice. I can also redeem it at Teavana® stores for a free drink or 1 oz of loose-leaf tea!)
The Old Spaghetti Factory – sign up your kids 10 and under for the kids birthday club and they will get a free kid’s meal on their birthday.
Texas Roadhouse – become a Texas Roadie at Texas Roadhouse for a FREE Cactus Blossom for signing up, as well as a FREE dessert/appetizer/entrée on your birthday and anniversary date.
Torrid– sign up for their DivaStyle Rewards and once you spend $250 in store you’ll receive 5% off every purchase. You’ll also receive a special gift on your birthday.
Toys R Us – sign the kiddos up who are 10 and under for Geoffrey’s Birthday Club and you’ll snag a free party planner with a special offer, a birthday greeting card and gift, an in-store celebration (including a birthday crown, a balloon, and an in-store announcement), and even a birthday call from Geoffrey.
ULTA – Ulta Rewards members are eligible for special offers throughout the year, including on your birthday. Members will also earn points for everything they buy, which can then be redeemed for money off your purchase or for salon services.
Wendy’s – Sign up for Wendy mail and you’ll receive a $1 coupon within one week of signing up; you’ll also be sent other coupons and promotions throughout the year.
Wienerschnitzel – Wienerschnitzel Wiener Lovers Club members will receive exciting news and offers all year long plus they will receive a coupon for a FREE Chili dog with ANY purchase coupon just for signing up!