Have you heard the big holiday news? If you're in the mood for a refreshing beverage to whet your whistle, you're in luck! According to a KROQ CBS report published on July 9, America's largest convenience retailer will be helping folks across the country beat the heat during the dog days of summer. July 11, 2014, is 7-Eleven Day, also known as Free Slurpee Day, and Americans are ready to celebrate!
Once again, participating 7-Eleven stores will be celebrating its birthday by offering warm and weary customers a refreshing frozen freebie in honor of the annual occasion. Nothing quite hits the spot on a hot summer's day than enjoying an ice-cold beverage - for free!
7-Eleven will be celebrating its 87 birthday by giving away millions of free 12-ounce Slurpees on July 11 (7/11 – get it?) Just stop by a participating 7-Eleven location on July 11, 2014, from 11:00 – 7:00 p.m. to enjoy your free small Slurpee. And while you’re there, be sure to check out the new Lemonade Slurpee and/or the Slurpee Lite Sugar-Free Fanta Watermelon Punch flavors. Plus, hungry customers can pick up a Big Bite Hot Dog for a buck on July 11.
But wait – there’s more! The retailer will also be servin’ up deals all week long during its 7-Eleven Week event. Customers who download the app can participate in the week-long giveaway which includes:
Free Big Gulp on Sat., July 12
Free M&Ms Birthday Cake Chocolate Candies on Sun,, July 13
Free Grandma’s Cookies on Mon., July 14
Free Twinkies on Tues., July 15
Free Snickers or Twix Ice Cream Bars on Weds., July 16
Free Quaker Chewy Yogurt Snack Bars on Thurs., July 17
Free Pillsbury Cookies on Fri., July 18
Free small Slurpee on Sat. July 19
Just text “Free” to 711711 from July 12 – July 19, 2014 for updates.
What could be better during the sweltering summer heat than sippin’ on a delicious slushy drink? But fair warning - don’t slurp that Slurpee too fast or you’ll experience the brain chilling effects of brain freeze. Happy birthday, 7-Eleven! And thanks for the cold one!
And speaking of free - July 11 is also Cow Appreciation Day which means free food!