Cool droplets of mint chocolate chip ice cream roll down the waffle cone and onto your hand, but you don’t care. In the heat of summer there’s nothing better than a refreshing dollop of ice cream. This season, let us help you find deals on summer’s sweetest treats like ice cream cones and theme park experiences. Here are useful sites that typically include coupons and other offers for the season’s coolest experiences.*
Ice Cream Central
It’s tough to resist a free scoop or discounted cone! Search for your favorite ice cream shop on Retail Me Not, an easy to search online coupon directory, go straight to the shop’s website.
- Dairy Queen: Join their fan club and get six, buy one, get one free Blizzard treat coupons in a year, along with flavor updates and special DQ secrets.
- Ben & Jerry’s: Sign-up for their Flavor Fanatic club and you could get 10% off all of your Ben & Jerry’s purchases.
- Blue Bell Ice Cream: Become an official member of the Blue Bell Country Club and you’ll receive a printable coupon in your email each month for a special discount on Blue Bell products.
- Blue Bunny: Register for the Blue Bunny iScream Team to be the first to receive exclusive member coupons, along with sweepstakes news and yummy recipes!
- Coldstone Creamery: Receive regular emails with “exclusive member only offers” along with a special birthday coupon when you sign-up for the Coldstone’s ice cream club.
Amusement and Theme Park Steals
The supermarket in your area could offer discount tickets to local attractions, but you can also find many good deals online. Again, search for savings through retailmenot.com, or head straight to the park’s site for the most up-to-date savings.
- Six Flags: Get special savings, courtesy of Coca-Cola, on Six Flags tickets in Texas, California, Georgia, Missouri, and more when you purchase tickets online here.
- Elitch Gardens: Save $11 off main gate adult admission with this online discount, or get $10 to $16 off when you take advantage of one of Elitch’s partner deals with Pepsi, Subway, or King Soopers.
- SeaWorld: Purchase tickets through Living Social and get $20 - $34 off a weekday ticket for Seaworld Orlando, San Antonio, Tampa, or San Diego.
- Your Local Zoo: Many zoos offer free admission one day out of the month or year. The Memphis Zoo, for example, allows free general admission to Tennessee residents with ID on Tuesday afternoons. Call your local zoo to see what specials they may offer, or search their site for printable coupons.
Combine your ice cream and amusement park savings for an exceptional weekend of sweet experiences. When you’re in bargain hunting mode, you never know what you could save on. Check out this monthly breakdown of summertime sales, and then let us know where you’ve found the best savings!
*Information accurate as of date of publication.