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Where to score birthday freebies and deals around Atlanta

Who doesn't love getting a good discount or freebie every now and again? There's nothing sweeter than treating yourself to a few indulgences while you celebrate the day on which you were born. Here are freebies to score, surprises to be had and deals to sign up for around Atlanta as you cheers to you and your special day.


Dunkin' Donuts
 Sign up for DD Perks and receive not only a free beverage of your choice on your birthday but a free drink just for signing up for their rewards program.

Caribou Coffee Sign up for Caribou Coffee's email rewards program and receive a free beverage on your birthday as well as perks, exclusive discounts and offers throughout the year.

Starbucks Are you addicted to Starbucks and want free coffee on your birthday? Sign up for one of the caffeine purveyor's rewards programs to receive not only a free coffee on your birthday but additional discounts like free in-store refills and special offers.


Einstein Bros. Bagels
 Sign up for Einstein Bros. Schmear Society and receive a delicious bagel of your choice with a side of schmear along with discounts throughout the year. Best of all, you'll receive a free breakfast sandwich on your birthday with a purchase of a drink.

IHop (excuse us, we meant IHob) Join the revolution. IHob's pancake revolution, that is. Sign up for this free eClub and receive a complimentary stack of their famous pancakes for joining, on the anniversary of your membership and most importantly, on your birthday every year.


Metrotainment Cafes If you're a fan of Hudson Grille, Einstein's, Joe's on Juniper, Cowtippers, Guaco Joe's or Sugar Shack, sign up for Metrotainment's VIP program and become a card-carrying member for discounts and promotions; including double VIP points on Mondays and $10 on your card for your birthday month. It's the gift that keeps on giving.

Cracker Barrel Stuff your face full of fried chicken and mashed potatoes, then present your ID for a free birthday treat. No sign up necessary.

Fresh to Order Even on your birthday you're trying to be healthy. Download Fresh to Order's app on either iTunes or Google Play and become a loyal member of the healthy eating club. Get birthday treats, discounts for frequent ordering and faster in-store payment and service.

Gordon Biersch Watch a ball game, drink craft beer on tap, get birthday rewards and invites to "members only" events when you sign up for Gordon Biersch's Passport Rewards program.

Sprinkles What's a birthday without cake? Sign up for Sprinkles Perks and receive a free cupcake on your special day every year. Candle and off-key singing are extra.

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Georgia Aquarium Spend your birthday at the Georgia Aquarium for free. Georgia residents are asked to simply provide proof of birth at the ticket window to receive a General Admission ticket—an all-access pass to galleries and shows throughout the day.
225 Baker St. NW, Atlanta, Ga. 30313, 404-581-4000, www.georgiaaquarium.org

Anthropologie Buy yourself something pretty for your birthday from Anthropologie and look your best for an evening of wining and dining in your honor. Sign up for AnthroPerks to receive discounts, invites to exclusive store events, a personal stylist and a special birthday discount to be used throughout the month.

Sephora You've bought a new dress at Anthropologie, now get all dolled up for your special day with Sephora. Become a Beauty Insider and receive a free birthday gift, discounts on new products, exclusive event invites and free beauty classes throughout the year.

Looking for more birthday fun? Here are 9 ways to celebrate your birthday in Atlanta.

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