How To Get A Free Cup Of Coffee And More On National Coffee Day

Free Krispy Kreme, anyone?

Thursday, September 29th is National Coffee Day. Let us all rejoice in this glorious nectar that allows us to get through the day without physically harming our coworkers, family and friends.

If you’re looking to do it big on National Coffee Day, we have plenty of freebies and discounts to share. Check them out below.

Krispy Kreme

You can grab a free small coffee and glazed doughnut at Krispy Kreme on National Coffee Day. This deal is good at participating locations in the United States and Canada.

Dunkin’ Donuts

Dunkin’ Donuts is celebrating 66 years of serving coffee. In honor of that milestone, you can pick up a medium coffee for $0.66 on National Coffee Day. A medium coffee usually goes for around $2.


Wawa, Inc. will offer free coffee of any size at each of its locations in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, Florida and Virginia. The chain expects to give away more than 2 million cups of coffee on National Coffee Day, according to the Delaware County News Network.


Starbucks will not be giving away free coffee on National Coffee Day. Instead, the company will donate one coffee tree for every cup of Mexico Chiapas coffee sold. National Coffee Day 2016 marks the one-year anniversary of Starbucks’ fight against coffee rust, a fungus that attacks trees and is devastating coffee farms in Latin America. Starbucks hopes to donate 20 million trees by the end of this year.

Caribou Coffee

Caribou Coffee is also taking a charitable approach to National Coffee Day. For every cup of Amy’s Blend purchased, Caribou will donate a cup of coffee to families, caregivers and nurses in cancer centers across the country.

Caribou serves its signature Amy’s Blend every October in honor of Amy Erickson, one of the company’s first “roastmasters.” Erickson lost her battle with breast cancer in 1995.

Cumberland Farms

On National Coffee Day, Cumberland Farms will offer its Farmhouse Blend and Bold coffee free of charge to customers via a mobile text coupon. Customers can text the word FREECOFFEE to 64827 using their smartphone to receive a coupon.

Cumberland Farms is also bringing back Free Coffee Fridays beginning October 7th, so stop by every other Friday this October for a free cup of joe.

Peet’s Coffee & Tea

At participating locations, Peet’s will offer a free medium drip coffee with any fresh food item purchase. Peet’s will also offer free shipping on any non-subscription standard orders made on

Birch Coffee

The New York City-based coffee chain will offer free coffee from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. on September 29th.


While McDonald’s does not have a nationwide promotion for National Coffee Day, restaurants in southeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey will donate 100 percent of all McCafe sales Thursday to Covenant House, a charity that serves homeless youth.

Pilot Flying J

Pilot and Flying J Travel Centers will offer free small cups of Pilot Coffee, tea or cappuccino to guests on National Coffee Day. All you have to do is show an online coupon from the company’s Facebook page.