Happy Birthday To You!
Victoria is full of great birthday freebies to enjoy on your special day, and you deserve it! I’ve scoured the net, received them from readers, dropped in on store owners, and here’s the current list with the last “verified” date for each one – with your help I’ll be adding new ones as I find them.
Please let me know at firstname.lastname@example.org if you find a new one, or an existing one needs to be updated or removed.
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Virtually all of these great places require you to show ID so don’t forget to bring it with you!
Booster Juice (verified May 29, 2017)
Sign up for Booster Juice Nation and you will receive a coupon for a free regular size smoothie on your birthday.
Boston Pizza (verified May 29, 2017)
Free dessert on your birthday, free appetizer for signing up and a free individual two-topping pizza for your first anniversary.
Dairy Queen (verified May 29, 2017)
Join the DQ Blizzard Fan Club and receive an email coupon on your Birthday and a special surprise every year you are in the Club.
David’s Tea (verified May 29, 2017)
Free tea on signup and on your birthday.
Denny’s Restaurant (verified May 29, 2017)
Visit any participating Denny’s restaurant on your birthday and receive a free original Grand Slam breakfast. I visited Denny’s on my birthday and enjoyed the free breakfast! Great service, thanks to Matt and the Denny’s team!
Extreme Pita (*NOT WORKING – WAITING FOR A REPLY FROM EXTREME PITA*)
A free pita on your birthday. Please note it could take up to 72 hours to process your subscription. To receive your birthday offer please ensure you subscribe 5 days prior to your birthday.
Glo Restaurant & Lounge (verified May 29, 2017)
Simply mention to the server that it is your birthday in order to receive a free dessert with the order of an entrée. Free dessert – YAY!!
Marble Slab (verified May 29, 2017)
Sign up for the Marble Slab mailing list and you will be sent a coupon for free Birthday Surprise offers.
Milestones Grill & Bar (verified May 29, 2017)
The lucky birthday person will only need to tell their server that it is their birthday in order to receive a free dessert with the order of an entrée. Who doesn’t love FREE dessert?!
Montana’s Cookhouse (verified May 29, 2017)
Join the Grill Lover’s Club and you’ll get a free starter coupon just for signing up, and a free dessert on your birthday.
Montana’s Cookhouse (verified May 29, 2017)
And for the kids – join the Montana Cookhouse Kids’ Birthday Club and receive a free kids meal on your birthday! Your child must be 12 years of age or younger. Maximum value of meal is $6.99. No cash value. Dine-in only.
New York Fries (verified May 29, 2017)
Become a Fry Society Aficionado, by preloading money on your card, and you will receive FREE regular fries on your birthday, among other freebies!
Orange Julius (verified May 29, 2017)
Join the Julius League and they’ll send you a BOGO (buy one get one) coupon on your birthday.
Quiznos (verified May 29, 2017)
Sign up today for the Q-Club and receive a FREE Combo Upgrade just for joining. You’ll receive a coupon for a FREE cookie on your birthday, and you have up to four weeks to claim it.
Red Robin (revised and verified May 29, 2017)
Join the Red Robin eClub email list and receive a FREE burger on your birthday, and rewards throughout the year. Kids and Teens can also get a free burger, just sign up online.
Smitty’s (verified May 29, 2017)
Sign your child up for the Smitty’s Kid’s Club and they will receive a coupon in the mail for a free meal from the Children’s Menu on their birthday. The Senior’s Club (age 60+) isn’t free ($2 annual fee!, why not free Smitty’s?!) but you receive a free entree card in the mail for your birthday.
Starbucks (verified May 29, 2017)
To earn your free rewards, just register a Starbucks, Teavana or La Boulange Card, and a birthday drink or treat is free, as well as a birthday coupon for 15% off a purchase at Starbucks Store online.
Swiss Chalet (verified May 29, 2017)
If you’re celebrating a child’s birthday up to the age of 10, come to your local Swiss Chalet and enjoy a FREE Kids’ Meal.
The Docks (*WEBSITE DOWN – WAITING FOR REPLY BACK FROM THE DOCKS*)
Bring in three friends on your Birthday and your main is FREE!! Have your friends buy three mains and enjoy the fourth one for FREE. (Your birthday must be within two weeks of your reservation)
Yoshi Sushi (verified May 29, 2017)
This one’s not entirely free, but it’s great for sushi lovers! 30 % Off for your birthday Parties!! Let us join the CELEBRATION for your memorial day and let us take care of part of your Bill! Excluding Special Promotion Items plus Alcoholic Beverage. Reservations required. Reservation online invite as many guests as you like! Please show your ID to your server. sorry no separate bill please, has to be all one bill.
American Apparel (verified May 29, 2017)
Join the American Apparel mailing list and receive a coupon code for 25% off your purchase on your birthday.
American Eagle (verified May 29, 2017)
Sign up for a Rewards Card and get 15% off the month of your birthday at AE or Aerie.
Home Outfitters (revised and verified May 29, 2017)
Join the Home Outfitters mailing list and receive a special gift on your birthday.
La Senza (verified May 29, 2017)
This one’s not free, but worth mentioning – become a La Senza Prestige Club member for an annual fee of $10 and receive a Sexy birthday gift on your birthday.
London Drugs (verified May 29, 2017)
Sign up online for LDExtras and receive a $5 birthday gift voucher – A gift you’re sure to love.
Old Navy (verified May 29, 2017)
Sign up for the Old Navy Mailing List and receive a gift on your birthday. You can also sign your children to the Kids Birthday Club and they will receive a cool birthday surprise of their own (valid for children 10 years or younger).
Payless Shoes (verified May 29, 2017)
When you join the free Payless Shoes Reward Club, you get a coupon code good for the entire month of your birthday, discount is 25% off.
Reitmans (verified May 29, 2017)
Sara from customer service says Reitmans offers a birthday coupon worth 25% off the entire purchase valid for two weeks, which can be used in store upon presentation of coupon or online with a special coupon code. She also said that please note that our e-mails are sent out the Thursday before the registered birthday.
Sephora (verified May 29, 2017)
Sarah from the Mayfair location mentioned that when you sign up for their Beauty Insider program, you’ll receive a free birthday gift on your birthday month. Good for men and women!
Shopper’s Drug Mart (verified May 29, 2017)
Receive a coupon for a bonus 8,000 Optimum Points when you spend $50.00. Plus you can also receive a free makeover / beauty consultation. Make sure your Optimum Account is updated with your birthday.
The Body Shop (verified May 29, 2017)
Join the Love Your Body Club for a yearly membership of $10.00. Visit a Body Shop location to receive a special gift on your birthday or visit www.thebodyshop.ca during your birthday month and receive a discount of up to $10 towards your next purchase. At time of redemption, contents of cart must exceed $10 before your discount is automatically applied.
Thrifty Foods (verified May 29, 2017)
Your child’s first birthday cake is free. To order for your little one, stop by any one of their in-store bakeries to order your free 8″ x 12″ first birthday cake, one cake per child (and, no, your 30th birthday doesn’t qualify!). Available in pink or blue. Please give 24 hours notice.
Black Ball Ferry Line (verified May 29, 2017)
Receive a free round trip on the MV Coho from Black Ball Ferry Line from Victoria, BC to Port Angeles, Washington on your birthday. Will be required to show ID.
Governor General of Canada & The Queen (verified May 29, 2017)
Receive a congratulatory birthday greeting from the Governor General of Canada and the Queen by filling out a form.