Tax Day freebies and deals todayPosted: Updated:
Tax Day has officially arrived. As you file your returns, there may be a big reason to celebrate: freebies and deep savings.
A number of restaurants and retailers are giving people sweet rewards today. Please note that some local retailers do not participate in these deals, so it’s always best to ask while you shop. Here’s what’s being offered:
Arby’s – Free curly fries.
Barnes & Noble – Take an additional 10 percent off your online order. Use promo code BNSPRING10. Textbook rentals, NOOK Devices and NOOK Books Excluded
Bonefish Grill – $5 Bang Bang Shrimp after 4 p.m. in select locations
Chili’s – $6 blueberry and pineapple margaritas
Chuck E. Cheese – Buy one large pizza get one large cheese pizza free
Cinnabon – Get 2 free classic bites at select locations. We know that a Cinnabon on Central in west Wichita, which is combined with Schlotzsky's, is not participating in this deal. However, they are offering a sandwich deal, as noted below.
Dollar General – Shop online and get 10 percent off your order with promo code TAXDAY17
Firehouse Subs – Free medium sub with purchase of a medium sub, chips and medium drink
Great American Cookies – Free birthday cake cookie
Hooters – 20 boneless wings for $4.18 and free kids meal with a $10 purchase
JetBlue – If you owe money to the IRS this year, you could get a one-way flight from JetBlue. Here are the details.
Logan’s Roadhouse – Buy one get one free entrée
Noodles & Company – Take $4 off an online order of $10 or more
Office Depot – Up to 5 pounds of free paper shredding. Click here for the coupon you'll need.
Papa John’s – Get a 2-liter soda and a large pizza with up to three toppings for $10.40
Papa Murphy’s – Choose your favorite large pizza for $10
Payless Shoes – Shop online and take an extra 15 percent off. Use coupon code ZZAPRIL. This offer excludes safeTstep™ and American Ballet Theatre® branded products, gift cards and is not valid on prior purchases.
P.F. Chang’s – Get 20 percent off takeout
Pizza Hut – 30 percent off online orders
Quiznos – If you’re a Toasty Points member, you can get 10.40 percent off your purchase. New members can get a free four-inch sub when you download the app.
Schlotzsky’s – Free small original sandwich with the purchase of a 32-ounce soda and chips
Sonic – We've seen posts of half-priced drinks and slushes, but the national Facebook account for Sonic shares that they'll have half-priced single-patty cheeseburgers. Sonic does offer the half-priced drink special after 8 p.m. NOTE: during Good Morning Kansas, we mentioned that the restaurants may offer 50-cent corn dogs. That is an old deal we shared by mistake. You should find the cheeseburger and drink deals, but ask before you order. Sometimes restaurants run out of deals on days like these.
Staples – Up to 2 pounds of free document shredding. You can see the coupon info here.
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