Graduation gift ideas Houston - over 40 verified graduation sale, freebies & discounts from local restaurants and retail stores near you!

Graduation gift ideas Houston – over 40 verified graduation sale, freebies & discounts from local restaurants and retail stores near you!

Congratulations, Houstonian graduates! It’s time to celebrate your accomplishments and embrace the next chapter of your life. And what better way to commemorate this milestone than with the perfect graduation gift idea?

Luckily, the entire city celebrates with every graduate, and businesses are showing support and congratulations through awesome graduation sales that are too good to miss!

We’ve put together a list of gift ideas for a graduate that also offer verified deals from the best stores. These college and high school graduation gift ideas and sales will make shopping for a graduation gift easier, whether you’re looking for stylish clothes, must-have gadgets, or cool accessories.

You don’t have to spend a fortune to look amazing and take on the world. Check out this comprehensive list of ideas for graduation gifts that offer discounts for graduates!

Editor’s Note: Our staff works hard to bring you the latest information. However, all information mentioned in this article is subject to change. As always, please confirm before heading out.

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Deal Alert – Check out Deals on Highly-rated Beauty and Spa places in Houston

Beauty and Spa Deals in Houston

Check out current discounts at highly rated Face & Skin Care places, Spas, Massages, Salons, and more across Houston! Sometimes you can save as much as 75%, so make sure you check these deals on a regular basis and  SAVE BIG while taking care of yourself! 

Participating businesses include Gangnam SpaMuzino Wax and Skincare, and more!

Get more information and check out Current deals at highly-rated Beauty and Spa places in Houston!

Graduation gift ideas Houston – verified graduation sale & discounts from local restaurants and retail stores near you

Audi West Houston

You have worked hard to get through college! Let Audi West Houston help make your dreams come true by getting behind the wheel of a new or Certified Audi. Read over the following information on taking the first steps.

Avenida Brazil Churrascaria Steakhouse

Celebrating a graduation is a big deal. Reaching this milestone is a big accomplishment in your life. Whether you are celebrating a high school or college graduation, a party with your friends and family might be in the future. If you are looking for graduation dinner venues in the Sugar Land, Clear Lake, Spring, Webster, Houston, or The Woodlands, TX areas, consider Avenida Brazil Churrascaria Steakhouse.

Brenner’s on the Bayou

Our White House offers the perfect blank canvas for your graduation celebration. Learn more today:

Don MacGill Toyota

Let the savings commence at Don McGill Toyota with a $500 rebate on all new unlicensed Toyota models when you finance or lease through a Toyota dealer and Toyota Financial Services. This rebate is available for recent or upcoming college grads, including graduates from select accredited degree programs who qualify for the Toyota Financial Services College Graduate Finance Program.

Graduation gift ideas Houston – verified graduation sale & discounts from restaurants and retail stores across the US


Online shopping from a great selection at Graduation Store. From Table Balloon Arch Kit For Birthday Decorations, Party, Wedding, and Graduation Decorations. All Discounts for Graduation.


Save on a new Mac or iPad with Apple education pricing. Available to current and newly accepted college students and their parents, as well as faculty, staff, and home-school teachers of all grade levels.


Welcome to ASOS Students! Here’s the lowdown – register now and get 10% off till you graduate… Yep, that’s off more than 850 of the best fashion and beauty brands. PLUS, you’ll get loads of exclusive deals and competitions all year round, so keep your eyes peeled.


View great graduation deals on phones, as well as savings on devices, accessories, Internet, TV, bundles, & more.

Auntie Anne’s

Get Moms, Dads, and Grads the freshest gift of all! Buy any gift card online and get a FREE Original or Cinnamon Sugar Pretzel through Auntie Anne’s Rewards. Offer valid thru 6/25/23. Terms and Conditions Apply.


Did you graduate? We’ll raise a fork (or spoon) to that. Whether it’s 5th grade, college, or a three-week pottery class, let’s celebrate. Order a New turn of the Tussel Cake and customized it with your grad’s favorite flavors and school colors. Cue the pomp and circumstance.


GIVE THE PERFECT GIFT. THE FLAVOR OF OUR BENIHANA GRILL. Celebrate any and all occasions with a special Benihana gift card! We offer both, electronic gift cards and mailed plastic gift cards.

Best Buy

Shop for On Sale Graduation Gift Ideas at Best Buy. Find low everyday prices and buy online for delivery or in-store pick-up.


Recent college graduates can get an attractive rate and $1,000 towards the purchase or lease of any new or Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) BMW.

Bruegger’s Bagels

Give the gift of fresh-baked bagels! For a limited time, receive 20% off your gift card purchase. Available for immediate or future scheduled delivery.?

Bubba’s 33

It’s graduation season, and what better way to celebrate the achievements of a special grad than a gift card?! Get a $5 Bonus Card when you purchase a $30 gift card online. OrderNow: Offer valid May and June 2023 only. Restrictions apply. See store for more details.

Buffalo Wild Wings

Give $40, and get a $10 EBONUS.


Hosting a large party to celebrate your 2023 Grad? Check out our catering options! An accomplishment like this is worth having a Tex-Mex feast with all of your friends and family around the table. See if your local Chuy’s offers catering HERE!

Deal Alert – Check out deep discounts on upcoming music concerts in the Houston area

Music Concert

Save big while enjoying your favorite music concerts across the Houston area. Tickets sell fast! Book in advance to avoid disappointment and also get the best seats available. 

Get the latest deals on upcoming music concerts in Houston area.

Graduation gift ideas Houston – verified graduation sale & discounts from restaurants and retail stores across the US

Duffy’s Sports Grill

We’re celebrating Moms, Dads & Grads! Now through June 18, get a $10 MVP Bonus for every $50 purchased in Duffy’s Gift Cards! Make the most out of free stuff for high school seniors 2023 Houson.


Discount is available to verified UNiDAYS Students only. Online promo codes cannot be combined with any other coupons.

Famous Dave’s

Get a $10 bonus Card with every $50 eGift Card purchase made online between 4/24/2023 – 6/18/2023. Not valid for in-store gift card purchases. $50 must be a one-gift card. eBonus Cards are redeemable for one-time use from 5/8/2023-7/30/2023 excluding 5/14/2023 and 6/18/2023. Only one eBonus Card can be redeemed per order online. 

First Team Auto

New College Graduate and Student Car Deals & Incentives. Enjoy Your Ride, Grad! First Team Auto Group offers College Grad Deals, Incentives, and Discounts at all our locations! Great graduation freebies Houston has around for our graduates.

Glory Days Grill

CELEBRATE YOUR 2023 GRADS and let us take care of the food! Let us cater your graduation party with our amazing features like wing platters, burger bars, and MORE! Order online at

GM Financial

Eligible college students and recent grads get $500+ on select Chevrolet vehicles. Plus, enjoy 90 days of deferred payments.

Johnny Rockets

Share your love of burgers, shakes, fries, and fun with a Johnny Rockets gift card! From May 2 – June 18, get a $5 digital Bonus Card with every $25 digital Gift Card you purchase through

J. Crew

Students & teachers get 15% off your purchase. When you shop with a valid college ID. In stores & online.


Lenovo Dads & Grads Sale: Save on laptops, desktops, gaming pcs, and everything tech. Really cool to think about different graduation gift ideas for him or her, so check out Lenovo today!


Attention teachers and college students enjoy 15% off online and in stores.

McAlister’s Deli

Shower your graduates and the McAlister fanatics in your life with a gift card! Because when you spend $25 in gift cards or e-gift cards now through 6/18, you’ll receive a free $5 bounce-back in your Rewards account. Bounce-back is valid for redemption between 6/19/23 and 7/31/23 at participating locations. See for full terms and conditions.


Students, parents, and educators are eligible for up to 10% off select products, including select Surface devices. Just one of our many college graduation gift ideas on th elist.

Miller’s Ale House

Special offer Buy $50 Get $10. It’s the season of celebration appreciation and graduation, From now until June 30th, get a $10 Bunos Card back when you spent $50 or more on Gift Cards.

Moe’s Southwest Grill

Moms, Dads, Grads—there’s so much to celebrate this time of year! Show your appreciation or congratulations with a delicious gift they’re sure to devour. Receive a $5 Moe Rewards voucher when you purchase $25+ in gift cards online or in-restaurant. One of the best graduation gift ideas for her, him or them in our opinion!


Getting your degree is just the beginning. MINI Financial Services is here to make sure you start your new life at TwinPower Turbo Speed. If you’re a recent college grad, there’s no better way to start down the road to success than with $500* off a new MINI and our best available rates.

Deal Alert – Limited time offer on One Tandem Skydiving Jump for 2 People

Image 1: Up to 45% Off on Parachuting / Skydiving at Skydive Houston

  • Tandem skydiving let novices and experts alike leap from the sky after a thorough educational session, about 30 minutes of ground training, in a 3,600-square-foot hangar.
  • Customers are attached to an experienced instructor.
  • What to wear: comfortable, weather-appropriate clothing and tennis shoes for the experience
  • Whole experience may last up to four hours
  • Must be 18 or older
  • Weight limit for female jumpers is 220lbs, and male jumpers 240lbs. Must be body proportionate.

Get more information and book your Tandem Skydiving Jump Adventure TODAY!!!

Graduation gift ideas Houston – verified graduation sale & discounts from restaurants and retail stores across the US


Find Gifts For Graduation Shoes at Free delivery and returns.


Score major savings with Nissan’s college grad program. Graduates get $500 cash back on top of existing offers. You’ve waited long enough. Take full advantage of your achievements and save big on a new Nissan, today. Proof of eligibility is required.


Commemorate her special milestone with a graduation jewelry gift. Choose a charm, necklace, ring, bracelet or earrings that show how proud you are. Get their gift in 2 hours with FREE in-store pickup.

Pizza Hut

Celebrate the Class of ’23 with 2 medium 2-topping pizzas, breadsticks, and a 2L Pepsi®. Product availability, prices & participation vary.

P.F. Chang’s

Earn points with any Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, or Graduation eGift card purchase through June 18, 2023. Gold Members earn 10 points with every $1 spent; Platinum Members earn 20 points with every $1 spent. Join P.F. Chang’s Rewards today or use the email address associated with your Rewards account during gift card checkout.


Get 10% off Grad Catering. Valid on catering orders over $100. Use Promo Code: GRAD22. Celebrate (and celebr-eat) with our Grad Bundles for 6 or 10, group soups and salads, and A+++ fresh-baked cookies.

Princess Polly

Shop Princess Polly’s range of Graduation styles. From stunning white grad dresses to glam standout pieces. FREE & fast shipping. Afterpay is available.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House

Allow us to host an unforgettable graduation dinner with USDA Prime steaks served Ruth’s signature way, on a 500° sizzling plate. Plan your evening out now and show them just how proud you are.

Sam’s Club

Grab your caps and gowns. It’s time to celebrate this year’s graduates! At Sam’s Club, we’ve got plenty of ways to show them how proud you are of their accomplishments. Want to go big for your grad? How about a post-graduation trip to a theme park? Book your trip through Sam’s Club and get up to $80 off theme park tickets to Disneyland, LEGOLAND, Universal Orlando Resort, and Six Flags.


Sign up or log in to view Student/Education benefits and discounts across a range of Samsung products.


There’s a lot to celebrate!  Buy $25 in Gift Cards, Get $5 in Smash Cash now through June 19th online and in-store at participating locations.

Toyota Direct

Congrats, college grads! Start your new life in a Toyota! $500 rebate on select new untitled Toyota and all new untitled Scion models when you finance or lease through a Toyota dealer and Toyota Financial Services. Plus, enjoy competitive APRs on all new untitled Toyota and Scion vehicles as well as Toyota Certified Used Vehicles and Scion Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles!

Uno Pizzeria & Grill

What do Nurses, Teachers, Moms, Dads, and Grads have in common? They all love UNO gift cards. Stop in and stock up today at your local UNO. Find a location near you!


Grab one of our class of ’22 tees and get a free graduation Table Tent! Offer valid 5/12 – 5/20 while supplies last!

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