National Ice Cream Day doesn't arrive until the middle of next month, but it turns out you can get your hands on some free ice cream right now, thanks to a new deal from Dairy Queen. As part of a new summer promotion launched this week, the ubiquitous royal soft serve purveyor is handing out free Blizzards.
Here's the deal:
To remind everyone that it has a mobile app, Dairy Queen will give you a free small Blizzard if you download the app and sign up for an account. Once you've registered, you'll receive a digital coupon via the app for the free ice cream treat that's redeemable at most Dairy Queen locations across the United States (you may want to call your local outpost to double check, though) except for those in Texas (sorry). DQ doesn't say if the freebie is restricted to certain flavors, so presumably, you can try the latest limited-edition Blizzards such as S'mores, Cotton Candy, Summer Berry Cheesecake, and Jurassic Chomp With Peanut Butter.