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UPDATED: Father's Day Freebies and offers!

Posted June 19, 2015

McDonald's Father's Day Offer for select Raleigh, NC locations.

Celebrate Father's Day in style and in budget! Check out these Father's Day freebies and offers including Gift Card promotions and new McDonald's and Tijuana Flats freebies! There is even a free BEER offer!

The list will continue to grow as we get closer to Father's Day. Please share any additional Father's Day deals or freebies.

Father's Day Freebies and Offers

Baskin Robbins: Printable coupon for $3 off any cake for Father's Day.

Buffaloe Lanes bowling: Dads get one free game and shoe rental for every paid game with his child or family. Valid at all locations. See their website for additional details.

Firehouse Subs: Free medium sub for Dad on Father's Day when you purchase an additional sub, chips and a medium drink with printable coupon. The coupon is only valid on June 21, 2015 at participating locations.

Greek Fiesta: If you are signed up to receive e-mails from Greek Fiesta, you should get a coupon for Buy one pita sandwich at regular price, get 50% off the second pita sandwich. Coupon is valid through 6/22/15. The coupon has your name on it and you will need to print it out and show valid ID.

Hooters: All-you-can-eat Hooters chicken wings, Hooters-style ribs, curly fries, cole slaw and one slice of pie for $19.99 on Saturday, June 20 – Sunday, June 21. For a list of participating locations, visit

Kohl's: $10 off a Father's Day purchase of $30 or more with the coupon from their website. Coupon valid through June 21 in stores and online. You also get $10 Kohl's cash for every $50 you spend through June 21.

Lowes Foods: Father’s Day activity for kids - If you buy a message cookie for $7.99, the kids get to decorate it for free on Saturday, 6/20 from 11 am – 5 pm and on 6/21 from 11 am – 2 pm.

O2 Fitness: Dads can work out for free at any O2 Fitness location from Friday, June 19 - Sunday, June 21. Offer includes weights, fitness equipment, group exercise classes, club locker rooms and free club childcare. Valid at all ten O2 Fitness locations in the Triangle and both O2 Fitness locations in Wilmington. Dads just need to bring a photo ID. See locations on their website.

Olive Garden: Place your ToGo order online, now through June 21, and SAVE 20%. Enter code DADS20 at checkout on their website.

Tijuana Flats: Dads get a FREE beer (yes - free beer!) and a free taco on Sunday, June 21. No purchase is necessary. I confirmed with the location on Millbrook Rd in Raleigh that they are participating. The person I spoke with said all the Triangle locations are participating. As always, you may want to call your specific location just to make sure. See more details on their Facebook page.

McDonald's: Select Raleigh and Wake Forest McDonald's locations are offering FREE hotcakes and sausage for Dad’s on Father’s Day including the following restaurants. Dad must be present.

  • McDonald's on 8305 Creedmore Rd., Raleigh
  • McDonald's on 6250 Capital Blvd., Raleigh
  • McDonald's on 4325 Glenwood Ave. , Raleigh
  • McDonald's on 3026 Capital Blvd., Raleigh
  • McDonald's on 4413 Capital Blvd., Raleigh
  • McDonald's on 4121 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh
  • McDonald's on 5016-101 Spring Forest Rd., Raleigh
  • McDonald's on 8011 Briar Creek Parkway, Raleigh
  • McDonald's on 9698 Falls of Neuse Rd., Raleigh
  • McDonald's on 5959 Triangle Town Blvd., Raleigh
  • McDonald's on 7301 Six Forks Rd., Raleigh
  • McDonald's on 8031 Old Wake Forest Rd., Raleigh
  • McDonald's on 1001 Forestville Road, Wake Forest

Please remember that the offers above are valid only at participating locations.

Gift Card Promotions

Carrabba's: Buy a $50 gift card through 6/21/15 and get a $10 bonus card. See more details on their website.

Dollar General: 10% off Cabela’s or Fandango gift cards through June 20, 2015.

Food Lion: Get $10 off your next shopping trip when you buy $50 or more in participating gift cards from 6/10 – 6/23/15. The ad shows gift cards for TGI Friday’s, Dominos pizza, Bass Pro Shops, iTunes, Regal theaters, Red Robin.

Hooters: Dad’s Bonus Bucks - For every $25 Hooters gift card purchased this weekend, earn $5 in free Dad’s Bonus Bucks while supplies last, redeemable July 21-27, 2015.

Kroger: Earn 4X Fuel Points on gift cards for dad through June 23. See store for details and participating cards. The ad shows Lowes, Bass Pro Shops, Kohl's and ebay gift cards.

Lowes Foods: Buy $50 or more in participating gift cards and get $10 off your next shopping order. Gift cards in the ad include Bass Pro Shops, Domino’s, Cold Stone, Regal movies, Steak n Shake. While supplies last, One offer per transaction. Valid through 6/23/15.

Rite Aid Promotions:

500 Plenti reward points when you buy $50 in Kohl’s gift cards, limit 2

500 Plenti reward points when you buy $25 in Gamestop or Xbox gift cards, limit 2

500 Plenti reward points when you buy $50 in Applebee’s gift cards, limit 2

500 Plenti reward points when you buy 2 American Express gift cards, limit 2


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  • GranOFTwenty Jun 19, 2015

    Texas Roadhouse - free Cactus Blossom or Fried Pickle Appetizer with online purchase of $30 in gift cards( ecards) .

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Jun 19, 2015

    Thanks baseball2hockey! I'll add it to the list.

  • baseball2hockey Jun 19, 2015

    Tijuana flats will give dads free beer and a taco on father's day according to their FB page.

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Jun 18, 2015

    flower1791 - thanks again for the MCDonald's info! I confirmed it is valid at multiple Raleigh and Wake Forest locations and updated the list with the specific places.

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Jun 18, 2015

    flower1791 - Thanks! Maybe that is just for that store. I'll find out. :-)

  • Rachel Dolezal Jun 18, 2015

    $19.99 at Hooter's is pretty expensive unless the face full of pie is from one of the Hooter's girls.

  • flower1791 Jun 18, 2015

    I know the McDonald's on Morrisville Carpenter and Davis is givng dads a free breakfast that morning.

  • EI bound Jun 18, 2015

    I bought an Amazon gift card on Tuesday and got the 4x points

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Jun 18, 2015

    Thanks EI Bound! Will add it to the list.

    BArcher - so far, McDonald's has not announced a promo. We are giving away McDonald's gift cards and coupons every Friday here on the blog for Father's Day, though.

  • BArcher Jun 18, 2015

    What about McDonald's? Don't they usually do something, too?