national ice cream day deals

Temperatures outdoors are soaring and a big scoop of ice cream is the perfect way to cool off. The only thing that would make it better is a cheap frozen treat! This Sunday, you can get big discounts on your favorite creamy, cold desserts. National Ice Cream Day is July 21 and there are tons of deals in H-town to take advantage of.

Head to one of these places in Houston this Sunday to get National Ice Cream Day deals in a cool way!


If you have a little one under 40 inches tall, they can get a free baby cone. The best part is that this deal is good for any day — not just National Ice Cream Day! However, if you are a rewards member, you will get double points on July 21 when you make a purchase. In the Houston area, there is a Bruster’s in Spring and Cypress. View locations here.

Participating Culver’s locations are giving away a free scoop of smooth, creamy custard with the purchase of a value basket. Simply use this printable coupon!

During the month of July, visit a Marble Slab location, purchase a Majestic Shake from 2-4 pm on a weekday, and get a free small cup or cone of ice cream.

Take a friend or your family to a Carvel and enjoy a BOGO cup or cone of soft serve. This offer is only valid on July 21 for National Ice Cream Day so make plans now to visit a location near you.

On July 21, loyalty members can receive a free pink, berry-flavored ice cream flavor called Ruby Cacao, when making a purchase of equal or greater value. If you haven’t taken part in the Creamistry experience, try it out this Sunday. The liquid nitrogen ice cream parlor is unlike any other shop in town.

Are you a member of Cold Stone’s rewards program? If not, join by Saturday, July 20 and get a BOGO coupon for National Ice Cream Day. And, if you’re a frequent Cold Stone visitor or you just want to give a delicious gift to someone special, buy $30 of gift cards online and get an additional $10 e-card!

Chocolate lovers — visit your nearest Godiva Boutique shop this Sunday and enjoy a BOGO soft serve or parfait.

Have you been longing to try the new Stranger Things inspired flavor, U.S.S. Butterscotch, at Baskin-Robbins? National Ice Cream Day is the perfect time to try it out! Get two pre-packed quarts of ice cream for $7.99 on July 21 only. Want it delivered? Use Doordash, enter the code FREESCOOP at checkout and get a free scoop of ice cream with any purchase of $10 or more.

Participating locations are giving away free mini cups of Dippin’ Dots for only two hours on July 21. Check with your local store to see when the giveaway is happening and view more information here.

From 1-6 pm on July 21, get a BOGO frozen yogurt. Give one to someone special in your life as an extra sweet treat!

Every night after 8 pm through September 2, you can get ½ priced shakes as part of Sonic Nights and ice cream cookie sandwiches with the cookies of your choosing for only $1.49!

If you find yourself at Wendy’s a lot, take advantage of their Frosty Key Tag where for just $2, you will receive a free Jr. Frosty with every purchase.

Mention National Ice Cream Day on July 21 at Potbelly and get a large milkshake for free with an entree purchase.

Let your furry friends in on the creamy deliciousness July 20 and 21! Get a free scoop of dog-friendly ice cream with dog biscuit toppings at a Petsmart Petshotel location.

Amazon Prime members, visit Whole Foods through July 30 and get 35% off ice cream and frozen treats at select locations.

While supplies last, each child that pays admission can receive a free ice cream cup! Monkey Joe’s locations around Houston are at 13316 Westheimer, 511-A S. Mason Rd. in Katy, and 15540 FM 529 in Copperfield.

Want to indulge in a unique ice cream dessert? LongHorn Steakhouse is offering their Steak & Bourbon ice cream for only $3.99 at select location and for a limited time. Call your local restaurant for full details.

Enjoy your favorite ice cream flavor without the guilt on National Ice Cream Day. Enlightened features low-calorie pints with personalized messages. On July 21, fill out the deal form on to get a coupon for a free pint or box of bars. Plus, send the same deal to a friend with a positive, personalized message. It’s the perfect “thinking of you” gift this summer!

Download the Bumble app to take advantage of a free Halo Top Pops box this Sunday. Or, visit on July 21 for a chance to get your coupon towards a free box of pops! You can find the delicious, low calorie pints at most major grocery stores.

If you can’t eat dairy, don’t worry — you can still enjoy National Ice Cream Day! So Delicious is a dairy-free creamery giving away free pints to the first 500 people who make a post to Instagram sharing who they want to #ShareAPint with the most this Sunday.

Vegans, you can also enjoy National Ice Cream Day with Dream Pops’ plant-based treats! Use the code ICECREAMDAY at checkout on July 21 to get 25% off.

Free ice cream for life? Yes, please! Enter to win a five-flavor pack of veggie-infused Peekaboo ice cream every month for an entire year.

Use Instacart through July 28 to buy at least $15 worth of Ben & Jerry’s, Breyers, Talenti, Haagen-Dazs, Edy’s, Dreyer’s or Outshine to get either $5 off or free delivery.


Know of a National Ice Cream Day deal we missed? Comment below with your favorite ice cream discount in Houston on July 21.