Rising temperatures and sunny days means — you guessed it — the start of ice cream season! To celebrate, scoops of the frosty treat will be handed out on April 4 at zero cost. Wondering how to get free Ben & Jerry's on Free Cone Day 2017? You will want to be sure to make a special trip to your local scoop shop this Tuesday, because a cup or cone of complimentary Cherry Garcia (or Cookie Dough, or whatever your favorite flavor might be) is really not to be missed! When else can you get something so delicious for literally nothing?
Once a year, Ben & Jerry's gives back to fans around the world with an icy scoop of heaven at no cost. They might as well make Free Cone Day a national holiday already, because there are few things in life that make people more excited (although to be fair, free coffee comes pretty close). Free Cone Day has been around for a surprisingly long time. The very first event was held in 1979, a mere year after the Vermont-based ice cream purveyor had begun its business. Over the past 38 years, Free Cone Day has grown to international proportions, so no matter where you live, you will be able to find a participating Scoop Shop and make your Phish Food dreams come true.
Exactly how, pray tell, can you get your mitts on a gratis ice cream cone and relive some of that childhood glory? Just follow these quick and simple directions and a scoop of that tasty cold stuff will be all yours: