Here’s where you can score free ice cream on National Ice Cream Day

I scream, you scream … for deals.

Celebrate National Ice Cream Day on July 16 with deep discounts — and even freebies — on this sweet treat, whether you prefer it loaded up with sprinkles or hot fudge!

Here’s a rundown of major chains holding promotions be sure to check your local ice cream spot for deals, too.

All deals are for July 16 (unless otherwise noted) and are valid at participating locations.

McDonald’s: Score a free vanilla soft-serve cone all day through the McDonald’s app.

Carvel: Offering buy one, get one free cup or cone of soft-serve ice cream, any size.

PetSmart: Don’t forget about your furry friend! Take your dog to any PetsHotel for a free doggie sundae.

Baskin Robbins: In celebration of Ice Cream Month, Baskin is offering free samples of its Polar Pizza Ice Cream Treat from 12 to 5 p.m. on July 14.

Dippin’ Dots: Offering one free mini cup at participating Dippin’ Dots stores and shopping center locations during select times (times vary by location).

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Sarah Berger

I am a journalist and penny-pinching millennial living in New York City on a budget.