Free Cone Day, our favourite holiday of the year, is coming April 9. This is where it started, and how it became the international sensation it is today.Read More - Free Cone Day: From Humble Beginnings to a Global Celebration Read More
Free Cone Day: From Humble Beginnings to a Global Celebration
Every time you enjoy a scoop of Ben & Jerry’s, you’re showing us how much you care. We love you too, and Free Cone Day is our favorite way to show it! This year’s extravaganza will be taking place on MONDAY, April 3, so be sure to mark your calendars, grab your friends and get ready to visit the nearest Scoop Shop.
Until then, why not brush up on the history of this unofficially official global holiday?
The first ever Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day in the history of history! It was our way of thanking everyone for all the love and support they showed us that first year of business in a renovated gas station in Burlington, Vermont.
Saratoga Springs, New York enters the annals of history when it becomes the first town outside of Vermont to host a Free Cone Day.
We start getting organized when all Vermont Scoop Shops celebrate on June 4th while every out-of-state shop celebrates on the 5th.
Unification across the nation! Every Scoop Shop in the United States hands out free cones on the same day (May 21 for those keeping track at home).
Canada becomes the first country outside of the United States to celebrate Free Cone Day. Is this the greatest gift anyone has ever given to the Great White North? Maybe.
Someone in London gets so excited by their free cone that they leave their keys behind. Are they yours? We still have them if you want them back.
We bring the world together in peace, love and ice cream with our first truly global Free Cone Day. Scoop Shops all over the world celebrate together on April 18.
Global Free Cone Day gets a little more local thanks to our iPhone app. Fans around the world can see pictures and tweets from other countries in real time.
Scandal breaks out in Perth, Australia as two people are caught trying to cut the line. The situation is diffused when they apologize and high-five everyone on their walk to the back.
We gave away over 1,000,000 scoops of Ben & Jerry’s around the world. That’s a lot of scooping!
This is sure to be our best Free Cone Day yet. There’ll be ice cream and smiles, and hopefully you’ll be there, too!
To help you prepare for Free Cone Day, take this quiz to see which Ben & Jerry's flavour you should choose to make a differenceRead More - QUIZ: Which Flavor Should You Choose on Free Cone Day? Read More
What’s better than free ice cream? Knowing that the flavour you choose can help make the world a better place. To help you prepare for Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day, check out this guide to choosing flavours that make a difference.Read More - Flavour Karma: How to Make a Difference on Free Cone Day Read More
Free ice cream comes to those who wait. The line moves quickly, and we've got 10 things you can do to pass the time.Read More - 10 Ways to Pass the Time in Line on Free Cone Day Read More