Where to Get Free Coffee on National Coffee Day

published Sep 28, 2023
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For coffee drinkers, National Coffee Day is truly one of the most exciting days of the year. Popular coffee chains offer incredible deals and freebies on all of their most beloved drinks, keeping them caffeinated all day long practically for free. 

This year, National Coffee Day falls on Friday, September 29, so if you’re considering taking advantage of all of the free coffee headed your way, you may want to plan ahead to make sure you visit all of your favorite spots before the day is through.

Blue Bottle

If you want to cash in on the National Coffee Day deals from the comfort of your own home, Blue Bottle has got you covered. Between September 26 and October 2, Blue Bottle is running a promotion for 15% off online coffee purchases and bag shipments for first-time coffee subscribers.

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Each time customers make a purchase through The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf app between September 29 and October 31, they have a chance to win free coffee and tea drinks for an entire year. Sixty winners will also be selected to win free drinks through the end of 2023 in honor of the brand’s anniversary.


If you’re in search of a freebie on National Coffee Day, be sure to stop by your local Dunkin’, but not before you sign up for the Dunkin’ Rewards program. Dunkin’ Rewards members can pick up a free medium hot or iced coffee with a purchase on the day, and they also get a free coffee every Monday throughout September and October.

Dutch Bros

In honor of National Coffee Day, Dutch Bros is releasing a brand new “Drink More Coffee” baseball cap that will only be available on Friday, September 29th. Customers who purchase the limited edition hat will receive any drink of their choosing absolutely free!

Krispy Kreme

Krispy Kreme is offering not one but two deals for National Coffee Day. Guests can pick up a medium hot or iced coffee for free, no purchase required, or enjoy a dozen glazed donuts for only $2 with the purchase of any dozen donuts.

Paris Baguette

Members of Paris Baguette’s Rewards program will receive a coupon for a free medium hot or iced coffee with any purchase. If you want to scoop up this freebie, be sure to sign up for the program before September 29th, as members who join on the day will not be eligible.

Peet’s Coffee

Peet’s Coffee is celebrating National Coffee Day by releasing its new Disloyalty Program. Members who sign up can upload a screenshot of their points from other popular loyalty programs, like Starbucks, Dunkin’, and Dutch Bros, among others, to earn them a free drink from Peet’s Coffee.

Philz Coffee

Philz Coffee makes each of its unique beverages entirely to order, and on National Coffee Day, guests can enjoy $1 off all Philz Coffee Mocha Tesora beverages, which are made with genuine Ghirardelli chocolate. The offer is valid on any size drink and is automatically applied in-store or via mobile app on September 29.


If Starbucks is your favorite coffee destination, you’ll want to check with your local store to find out if it will be hosting a free coffee tasting to celebrate National Coffee Day. While not all stores are participating, you might get lucky and have the chance to try something new and delicious at your nearest location.

Tim Horton’s

If you love Tim Horton’s, now might be the time to sign up for their rewards program. On September 29, anyone signed up with Tim’s Rewards can earn one free medium hot or iced coffee with any $3 delivery purchase.