Everyone that knows me, knows I’m in love with free, so every year when it’s my birthday and I get all these emails offering Birthday Freebies (some of them free birthday meals) – it just makes me feel so warm and fuzzy and special! So here’s my list of Birthday Freebies (updated June/2018):
Arby’s: Sign up to their newsletter to get a free shake for your birthday (offer may differ in Canada)
Astrology.com: Sign up for their newsletter to receive a free astral reading on your birthday.
Baskins Robbins: Sign up for their newsletter to receive offers and an email on your birthday to buy 1 get 1 free ice cream scoop or cone and $3 off a cake, must bring valid ID.
BOOSTER JUICE: Sign up to be a part of the Booster Nation at least 7 days prior to your birthday to receive a birthday voucher for your birthday freebie – a free regular smoothie which is valid for six months after receipt of email.
Boathouse: Sign up to be a member of the Landry’s Select Club and receive an email offering you $25 credit to be used until the 15th following your birthday month. The Landry’s Select Club is a group of restaurants associated with this club throughout North America, but the Boathouse is the one restaurant in Vancouver in this group.
Boston Pizza: Sign up to be a member of MyBP and along with your free birthday freebie dessert (expires a week after your birthday), get a free appetizer for signing up and free individual two-topping pizza for your first anniversary
Cafe Il Nido: Sign up for their newsletter and you get an email offering you a free complimentary entree on your next visit, two people dining minimum and not valid with any other promotion.
Cannnibal Cafe: Get a free American Classic Burger with purchase of a drink or side – must show ID on day of birthday to confirm
Carlos O’Bryan’s: There are two birthday promotions on the website, so I’m not sure which one is valid: 1) o the day of your birthday, subtract your age from your bill, must show ID on day of birthday to confirm or 2) we give you $20 off one menu item before 4PM & $30 off one menu item from 4PM until close
Chewie’s Biscuit Co: Come celebrate your special day at #ChewiesBiscuitCo and your Birthday Biscuit is on us!
*Bring your ID, eat in only.
Ciao Bella Restaurant: Sign up to their VIP List and they will email you an email offering you a free main, valid for 45 days after date of email
Cirque Club: When you join the Cirque Du Soleil Club, you get access to pre-sales tickets of events, special offers and a cute animated birthday card on your birthday – I’m such a suck for animated cards!
Cold Stone Creamery: Sign up to their eclub to get a buy one creation, get one creation coupon and a coupon to get $3 off an ice cream cake for your birthday
Cora: Subscribe to their newsletter to get a birthday treat – not sure what it is, but I’ll let you know
Cupcakes: sign up for their newsletter to get a free birthday freebie (mini cupcake) to use on your birthday as you need to show id
Craft Beer Market: Celebrate your big day with us at CRAFT and receive a birthday discount. Whatever age you are turning, that’s how much will be discounted from your bill. This is only valid on your birthday and you have to show I.D. If you show up with a friend like I did and ordered two appies, only my drink and one appy had the discount applied.
Cypress Mountain: Get a free lift ticket on your birthday, simply show your I.D. before purchasing your ticket
Dairy Queen: Sign up to their eclub to get a BOGO coupon for a Blizzard
Davids Tea: Sign up to be a frequent steeper to get a free tea for your birthday
de Dutch: Join de Club to get a birthday freebie. Not sure what it is as they have just changed the program, but I’ll know soon as it’s my birthday coming up as I write this
Denny’s: Free original Grand Slam on your birthday with valid ID, not valid with other promotions.
DAVIDsTEA: Sign up to be a frequent Steeper and get a free tea for your birthday.
Diva at the Met: Reserve your party of six or more, and Diva at the Met, will provide the person celebrating a complimentary lunch or dinner entree and celebration dessert! The person celebrating simply needs to provide us with identification of their birthday, and reserve with us within one week of their special day. Limited to one celebrant per reservation. Call us today at 604.602.7788 to reserve today.
.Escents aromatherapy: Sign up for the Escents Insider Newsletter to receive exclusive shopping offers and 25% off a purchase the month of your birthday.
Home Outfitters: Sign up for their newsletter to get a coupon for 10% off on entire birthday – coupon expires a week after birthday .
iHOP: sign up to the eclub to get free pancakes for your birthday which expires a week after your birthday.
Kaya Malay Bistro: Subscribe to their newsletter and get a free appetizer which is valid for 45 days after they send you the email and you get a free appetizer the month of your birthday.
Keg Steakhouse: Sign up for the newsletter. Not sure what it is as they have just changed the program, but I’ll know soon as it’s my birthday coming up as I write this
L’Abattoir:: Sends you an email on your birthday for you to print out to get a free dessert for your next visit, valid for 30 days after receipt of email.
Le Chateau: Receive 15% off during your birthday month when you create an online profile
London Drugs: Sign up for LD Extras and get $5 off on your purchase on your birthday
Macy’s: Sign up to Macy’s online shopping site and on your birthday you will receive an email for free shipping for approximately two months
McArthurGlen Designer Outlets: Sign up to the newsletter to save an extra 10% off
Marble Slab Creamery: download the Slab Happy Rewards app to get $5 off on your birthday and other rewards.
MENCHIES: Get a mySmileage Card at a Menchies location and then register your card online to get a free froyo on your birthday
Milestones: Sign up for the Milestone Newsletter to receive offers and an email that offers you a free dessert with a purchase of an entree, print out the email.
Montana’s BBQ & Bar: join the Grill Lover’s Club to get a free start and dessert on your birthday.
Orange Julius: Join the Orange Juluius League Fanclub to get a coupon for a BOGO coupon your birthday.
Orbitz: Get 15% off select hotels if you sign up as a member on Orbitz
Pajo’s: Sign up for their newsleter to receive offers and an email on your birthday with coupon valid for a free 2 piece cod fish ‘n chips, burger or breakfast itme, with a purchase of equal value, must bring valid ID, and only valid on your birthday.
Patro Tacos: Join the VIP list to receive free stuff on your birthday.
Quiznos: sign up to the newsleter to receive a free cookie when you buy a sandwich on your birthday
Red Robin: Register for rewards to get a free birthday burger
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory: Subscribe to their newsletter to get a discount of 20% that you can use online.
Sephora Beauty Insider: This is the gift I received one year for signing up as a Beauty Insider.
Shoppers Drug Mart: Sign up for Optimum Points and get 4000 points on your birthday – not sure if this still offered after it merged into the PC Optimum Points.
Starbucks: Buy a Starbucks Card, register it online, use it once and you will once a postcard in the mail 3-7 days before your birthday to receive a free coffee drink. Redeem before the expiry date.
Swimco: Sign up to newsletter to get a code to get 10% off your order for birthday
Tandoori Flame: Valid Monday through Thursday, a week before and after birthday or on the birthday itself. Not valid on holidays, long weekends or special events unless the birthday falls on the same day. One complimentary buffet with a purchase of an adult buffet and two beverages. Valid id required. Cannot be combined with other offers and promotions. One coupon per party/table.
Urban Decay: Sign up for online shopping and get an email on your birthday offering you a free full size eyeshadow single with your next order
Vancouver TheatreSports League Join the club 10 days before your birthday month begins and get an 2 for 1 email offer.
z953FM : Subscribe to their newsletter to get birthday offers – this year I got a free Super Parmie at Moose’s Down Under and $100 off a silver birthday package from Richmond Indoor Paint
*** EBOOK CONTAINING BIRTHDAY OFFERS ***
Grocery Alert has written a free eBook called “Free Stuff on your Birthday For Canadians” and is basically a Canadian guide to free stuff on your birthday. It is over 140 pages long and packed with information (includes free golf, free dinners, free spa deals, and even shows how to get a birthday greeting from the Queen).
The eBook is available for free at