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Birthdays are so much fun to celebrate, and even better with tons of freebies that you can get either on the day of your birth or during your birth month. Sign up for theses rewards programs and let the gifts roll in!

Ace Hardware
If being physical is your idea of the perfect birthday, head to Ace to spend your birthday cash. Through the Ace Rewards program you’ll also get instant savings, access to special events and free delivery on qualifying orders.

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Camden
Come to the aquarium for free on your birthday and check out all the sharks, stingrays, starfish and penguins. It’s valid for anyone, but you must show proof of age.

AMC Theatres
If you’re a movie buff, the AMC Stubs program gets you a large popcorn and large fountain drink for your birthday, so grab your kids’ friends and plan a party.

American Eagle
Your teen probably loves to shop here so have them sign up for the Real Rewards Program and they’ll get a HBD Coupon.

Anthropologie
If you need a new outfit for your birthday party, sign up for AnthroPerks so you’ll get 20% off your purchase during your birthday month.

Auntie Anne’s
Their sweet or salty perks include a free pretzel for every 250 points earned through their rewards program. You also get a free pretzel after your first order, plus another free pretzel on your birthday.

Baja Fresh
If you join Club Baja, a birthday reward will be loaded into your account seven days prior to the big day. All you have to do is give your phone number to the cashier and present your ID to get your gift. Make sure you get to your favorite resto within seven days after your birthday or the reward will expire.

Baskin Robbins
We all scream for ice cream! When you opt into the Birthday Club, you’ll get a coupon for a free 4-ounce scoop through the Baskin-Robbins Mobile App.

Benihana
If you want to celebrate your birthday eating hibachi, sign up in advance for The Chef’s Table and you’ll receive a $30 birthday certificate for the month of your birthday.

Bertucci’s Brick Oven Pizza & Pasta
Become a part of Dough Nation and you’ll not only get a special birthday gift, but also one on your anniversary.

Bob’s Stores
Sign up for their rewards program and you’ll get $10 to spend on anything from sportswear and sneakers to home goods and candy.

Buffalo Wild Wings
Sign up for Blazin’ Rewards and aside from earning points for free food, you’ll get six free wings during your birthday month. Choose your sauce!

Build-a-Bear
Stuffed animals are a great birthday gift, and the Bonus Club allots you a special reward on your birthday.

Burger King
Have it your way on your birthday, and every day. The BK Royal Perks plan lets you earn double the crown during the entire month of your bday. You may also be eligible for free upsizes, redemption on delivery orders and exclusive challenges.

Carvel
Calling all Fudgie Fanatics! Stop by for a free ice cream cone on your birthday. While you’re waiting, check out their selection of Flying Saucers and Fudgie the Whale cakes to take home for your birthday party.

The Cheesecake Factory
You always have to save room for dessert! After your meal, ask for a complimentary birthday sundae with a tiny scoop of vanilla ice cream, fudge, whipped cream, confetti pieces and a candle. If you order dessert (which you’ll have to pay for), they will personalize the plate with “Happy Birthday” and your name written in chocolate or caramel. They decorate the plate with candy confetti and place a candle on top.

Chick-fil-A
If you love your chicken, join the Chick-fil-A One program to earn points with every order. You’ll receive random rewards and bonus point challenges, plus a birthday reward valid for 30 days.

Chili’s
The rewards program lets you get free chips and salsa and a free non-alcoholic beverage every time you visit! For your birthday you can choose a free dessert as well. Other rewards throughout the year include free kids meals, delivery, appetizers and desserts.

Chipotle Mexican Grill
Chipotle Rewards gets you free instant guacamole, a gift on your birthday, achievement badges and access to new menu items and merch.

Cinnabon
The rewards here keep on rolling! For a sweet treat on your bday, sign up for a free 16-ounce cold brew. Plus, you get a free four-count of BonBites just for signing up!

Cold Stone Creamery
My Cold Stone Club Rewards will load a buy one-get one free Creation loaded to your account right off the bat — and then you’ll get another one loaded for your birthday.

CRUMBL

Crumbl Cookies
Get a free cookie every year on your birthday through the app.

CVS
Members get 2% back in ExtraBucks Rewards, plus a new birthday treat each year, too.

Denny’s
Get a taste of their rewards program when you get 20% off your next visit when you join, plus a free birthday gift every year.

DSW
Every girl loves a new pair of shoes, so enjoy $5 off your purchase if you need new heels or boots before your birthday party.

Dunkin’
Start off with free food and drinks, then unlock your Boosted Status to earn points faster and earn members-only offers. Rewards arrange from li’l treats to coffee and tea to breakfast sandwiches. Members enjoy triple the points on the day before, the day of and the day after their birthday.

Edible
If you become a Sweet Perks member you can get a free birthday gift, VIP benefits and a free chocolate-dipped fruit box with every third purchase.

Einstein Bros. Bagels
Join the Schmear Society and you’ll get a free bagel and schmear on your birthday.

Famous Footwear
Buy yourself your own birthday present by spending your $5 reward on yourself, or earn double the points during your birthday month.

Firehouse Subs
Sign up for Firehouse Rewards before your birthday and you’ll be entitled to a free medium sub, valid once on your birthday or for six days after. You must be at least 16 to sign up for the program or download the app.

Houlihan’s Restaurant + Bar
The email club offers you freebies and fun. You get $10 off just for joining, a free entree on your birthday and access to lots of swag.

IHOP
IHOP’s MyHop program nets you a free stack of five pancakes after your first purchase, plus more free pancakes if you have your birthday breakfast there. Look out for secret menu offerings and exclusive offers.

Jamba Juice
Sign up online or download the app and you’ll be privy to a welcome reward of 50% off a smoothie, a return reward of 50% off a food item, delivery and exclusive rewards. For your birthday, as long as you have 15 points in your account (which is the equivalent to having spent $15) you’ll get a free smoothie.

JCPenney
Stop by the store for a birthday gift and enjoy other benefits like rewards coupons, cash back, double points, and credit savings days when you join JCP Rewards.

Jersey Mike’s Subs
MyMike’s offers you a free sub every year on your birthday. You earn points to more free subs during the year, too.

Kohl’s
Rewards members get a special birthday gift every year. If you enroll in a Kohl’s credit card you get additional personalized perks and something for your anniversary.

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
Donuts are amazing — free donuts are even more amazing! Sign up and get a free donut anytime during your birthday month. You get a free donut for signing up to the program. Then, enjoy members-only treatment.

Longhorn Steakhouse
Sign up for the eClub and you’ll get special coupons and offers for your special day.

McDonald’s
If you are 18 or older and have downloaded the McD’s app, you can get a free order of medium fries for your birthday. We dare you not to order anything else off the menu!

The Melting Pot
Sign up for Club Fondue and you’ll get a birthday voucher to use when you dip into their cheese and chocolate concoctions.

Moe’s Southwest Grill
Don’t wait for Taco Tuesday to celebrate your birthday! If you sign up for Moe Rewards you get a free cup of queso. Every year you’ll get a free burrito on your birthday.

Nothing Bundt Cakes
Join the eClub to receive exclusive offers, new flavor announcements and a free Bundtlet on your birthday.

Old Navy
Your birthday bonus through the Navyist Rewards program adds extra points to your account.

Olive Garden
When you’re here, you’re family, so bring your family on your birthday and you’ll get a complimentary dessert. To receive other offers, sign up for the eClub.

On The Border
Sign up for Border Rewards through either the app or the website and your first reward will either be a free guacamole appetizer, dessert or non-alcoholic beverage. On your big day stop by and receive a special surprise on the house.

Panera Bread
MyPanera is all about the perks: you get a free sweet treat, pastry or bagel with every purchase! On the day of your birth, get a free sweet treat as well.

P.F. Chang’s
Whether you are a gold or platinum member of the rewards program, you’ll get a complimentary birthday dessert after dinner.

Red Lobster
My Red Lobster Rewards App members get special benefits like coupons, special offers, a free birthday reward and insider information. Once you become a platinum member you’ll get double the points on to-go orders.

Red Robin
Through the Royalty program you will be treated like a king and get a free burger on your birthday. You also get your 10th item for free just because you signed up.

Rita’s Ice
Download the new app and you’ll be treated to free treats, birthday rewards and more.

Ruby Tuesday
Drop in seven days before or 14 days after your big celebration and you’ll get a free dessert. Bring your peeps to help you blow out the candles! If you’re eating healthy, you can choose a free Garden Bar add-on to your meal instead of a sweet treat.

Sbarro
Pizza lovers can join The Slice Society to get a free surprise on your birthday.

Sephora
Every year, Sephora offers different gift sets for its Beauty Insider rewards members. Choose from mini skincare, makeup, haircare or fragrance bundles. You can redeem your gift two weeks prior or two weeks after your birth date. If you don’t have a BI account, you can sign up for free and get your birthday gift immediately.

SmashBurger
Make your birthday a smash by enrolling in the SmashRewards member portal. You can earn a free Shmash Fries, Classic Smash or both on your birthday, depending on your membership status level.

Sonic
Download the app so you’ll get your free small classic shake on your birthday. Other benefits include a free Route 44 soft drink or a half-priced Blast.

Starbucks
Free coffee is a tap away on the Starbucks app. You get free drinks, food and more with as little as 25 star rewards points. You get a free birthday treat, plus coffee and tea refills.

Target
Target Circle benefits includes a free birthday gift on your day, in addition to access to deals, special offers, and the ability to vote on where Target contributes to in your community.

T.G.I. Friday’s
It’s always Friday here, but no matter what day of the week your birthday falls on, you can come by for a free dessert. The Rewards Program kicks off with a free appetizer as well.

Tilly’s
If you complete your profile, you’ll get a birthday surprise. Members get Tilly’s Cash Rewards, too.

Torrid
Whether you are an Insider, Loyalist or VIP, you’ll get a special birthday gift every year. That’s in addition to rewards points and Torrid Cash you can trade in for cool merch.

Ulta Beauty
When you set up your Ultamate Rewards account, check your email for an offer of 2X Bonus Points on all purchases in the calendar month of your birthday. You get a free birthday gift, too. Platinum and Diamond members will receive an extra birthday gift in addition to these gifts!

Victoria’s Secret
Your favorite sleep, sport, swim and loungewear store celebrates you not once, but twice, a year, with a coupon on your birth day and your half-birthday but you’ll have to enroll in their credit card program.

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