Have you heard the big news? With the highly anticipated Fourth of July holiday just hours away, folks around the country are ready to celebrate! Whether you will head out and about or spend the day with friends and family, you won't need to spend an arm-and-a-leg to enjoy yourself! According to a NBC12 report published on July 2, you can still celebrate Independence Day with a great big bang without breaking the bank this year!
In honor of the annual holiday, many businesses and organizations around the country will be offering special discounts, delicious meal deals, sweet treats to eat and fabulous freebies in honor America’s big birthday bash! Whether you plan on relaxing by the pool, enjoying the fireworks display at a nearby venue or watching a patriotic parade, happy July 4!
Independence Day 2014 Deals & Discounts
Buca di Beppo Meal Deal – Stop by participating Buca di Beppo locations and get $20 off two Buca Small or Buca Large pastas or entrees with coupon. This offer expires July 6 and is for dine-in only. One coupon per visit, per table.
Boston Market Meal Deal – Talk about a deal! Get 50 percent off any Family Meal on July 4, 2014. Must present coupon or use promotion code 34533 for deal.
White Castle Deal – Buy one waffle sandwich at a participating White Castle, and get the next one for free. This offer is valid during breakfast hours only, while supplies last. Coupon expires July 31, 2014.
Brick House Tavern + Tap – Stop by the Brick House Tavern and help celebrate America’s heroes. Donate to Operation Homefront from July 4 to Sept. 1, 2014, and you’ll receive a free appetizer (for a $5 donation) or free entrée (with a $10 donation) with purchase on your next visit.
Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest – In the mood for food? This annual event goes hand-in-hand with the Fourth of July. Folks have been chowing down on Nathan's delicious dogs since the contest began back in 1916. Find out who can beat Joey Chestnut’s record of eating 69 hot dogs in 10 minutes. If you can’t be there in person, be sure to watch the contest on ESPN2!
WorldOne Festival – The 16th Annual WorldOne Festival in El Cerrito, takes place this year on July 3 – 4, 2014. The free multicultural event includes a pre-party from 5-7:00 p.m. on July 3. Be sure to stop by the Festival on July 4 for live music, fabulous food, children’s fun area, rides, arts and craft show and sale.
Free Fishing – Get out the ole’ rod and reel, folks. People in Pennsylvania get to fish for free on July 4, 2014. No fishing license is required for both residents and non-residents.
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Deal – It’s Military Appreciation Day at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo on July 4, 2014. Reduced tickets prices of $36.99 (per person) includes an all-you-can-eat lunch of delicious burgers, dawgs and fountain drinks. Kids under 2 are free.
Free Museums Admission - Blue Star Museums are offering free admission to all active duty, Reserve, National Guard personnel and their families through Sept. 1, 2014.
Free National Anthem Song – Get into the holiday spirit with this “free” Star Spangled Banner song by the United States Coast Guard Band. This song is free for Amazon Prime members.
Independence Day Coloring Pages – If you have little ones in the family, download these fun and free Independence Day coloring pages from the folks at In All You Do. Fun!
Free Patriotic Printable – There’s no need to spend money on decorations when you can download patriotic templates for free. This cute paper chain printable is a must-have for any July 4 party.
Free Patriotic Cupcake Toppers – If you are planning on servin’ up cupcakes, why not make them more festive with these free cupcake toppers from SnapFish?
Free Fireworks App – Whether you will get to see them or not, check out this free fireworks app for Android devices and iTunes. You can either watch a fireworks show or create your own art with firework shapes.
Chandon’s Limited Edition American Summer Bottle and Jonathan Adler Tray - Speaking of spirits, Chandon is kicking off “American Summer” with the launch of another limited-edition bottle. According to an email, Napa Valley sparkling wine has partnered with designer Jonathan Adler to release an acrylic tray in true red, white and blue fashion to celebrate Chandon’s American heritage. And for a limited time, Chandon “American Summer” will be available for $8 in 187ml minis and $22-24 in 750ml bottles at Chandon.com and select retailers. The limited edition tray will be available at jonathanadler.com and in select Jonathan Adler stores for $98 in an 11x17-inch tray or $78 in a 9x11-inch tray.
For more Independence Day fun, be sure to visit the red, white and blue links below. Happy July 4!