DQ's Awesome 'Free Cone Day' Will Be Anything But Vanilla

soft serve conesGet your smartphone out, and set an alert or reminder for one sweet event you are not going to want to miss. Dairy Queen has declared today, Monday, March 16 "Free Cone Day." Yup -- free, five-ounce vanilla soft serve cone for ALL!

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What's the occasion? Well, the company is celebrating their 75th anniversary. (Wild, huh?) And actually, Free Cone Day is just one of the happy surprises that DQ has planned for their customers, according to Barry Westrum, executive vice president of Marketing.

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He said in a press release:

We will surprise and delight our fans year-round with food and treat innovations that they have come to expect from us. We’re extending the celebration beyond Free Cone Day because it’s about more than just one day.

And as if that wasn't reason enough to get down with this tasty celebration, DQ locations participating in Free Cone Day will also be accepting donations for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. All donations collected will stay in the communities where they're raised to support the local kids at CMN Hospitals. Talk about sweet.

Will you be hitting up your local DQ today?

 

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