National Coffee Day is Tuesday, Sept. 29. Get your fix with a few deals for free (or almost free coffee). As always, make sure your nearest location is participating. Know of other National Coffee Day deals? Leave a comment or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Caribou Coffee: This year instead of giving away freebies, Caribou Coffee will help you pay it forward. Purchase a cup of Amy’s Blend on Sept. 29 and Caribou Coffee will donate a cup of coffee to nurses and families in cancer centers throughout the country. Amy’s Blend was created in honor of the brand’s original roastmaster, Amy Erickson, who lost her battle with breast cancer in 1995. See website for locations and hours.
Dunkin’ Donuts: Dunkin’ Donuts is celebrating the one-year anniversary of Dark Roast with a special free offer. Visit any participating Dunkin’ Donuts location across the country and get a free medium cup of Dunkin’ Donuts hot or iced Dark Roast Coffee. Limit one per guest. See website for locations and hours.
Eight O’Clock Coffee: On Sept. 26, log on to www.EightOClock.com to sign up for free samples of Coffee Thins, a new treat made from 100 percent whole coffee beans. The sweet, creamy treat is available in three delicious flavors, including The Original, French Vanilla and Hazelnut. If you miss the freebie, you can get them for $1.29 in the coffee aisle at Wal-Mart.
Hi-Five Diner: Visit the full coffee bar at Hi-Five in Midtown get a free coffee with purchase. The offer is available for both dine-in and take-out. Hi Five Diner, 903 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta. Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sugar Shack: Stop by this Brookhaven shop on National Coffee Day for a free large coffee, iced or hot. You will also get 50 percent off all other coffee beverages. Sugar Shack, Brookhaven Station Shopping Center, 4058 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta. Hours: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.