Celebrate National Pancake Day today! On Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, IHOP restaurants are hosting a free pancake giveaway, with the hopes that you'll donate money to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. ABC News on Monday, Feb. 4, reported, "Tuesday, Feb. 5th is National Pancake Day, and all IHOP restaurants across the country are giving away free pancakes."
IHOP (International House of Pancakes) hopes to raise $3 million this year for National Pancake Day 2013. According to Herald Online Monday, Feb. 4,
"Since the inception of National Pancake Day in 2006, IHOP has raised more than $10 million and given away more than 14 million pancakes to support charities in the communities in which it operates. On Feb. 5, 2013, for the eighth consecutive year, guests from around the country will once again celebrate National Pancake Day at IHOP and enjoy a free short stack of Buttermilk pancakes."
In 2012, IHOP served four million free pancakes on National Pancake Day, and pancake lovers donated more than $3 million to children’s charities.
Rhode Island Area IHOP Restaurant Locations
A short stack of free IHOP buttermilk pancakes are waiting for you between the hours of 7 a.m. until 10 p.m. at participating IHOP restaurants in the Providence, Rhode Island area. Be warned. This is the big event pancake lovers wait for all year long! You'll most likely have to wait in line for your free IHOP pancakes today. See IHOP restaurant locations below.
1802 Post Road
WARWICK, RI 02886
45 Pleasant Valley Parkway
PROVIDENCE, RI 02908
159 W. Main Road
MIDDLETOWN, RI 02842
The short stack of pancakes are free, however, IHOP would love you to leave a donation for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals or other designated local charities.
Sources: ABC15.com; HeraldOnline.com; IHOP.com
Photo Credit: IHOP restaurant in Elgin, Illinois. Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images