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National Coffee Day deals and freebies in Denver

No matter how you like your coffee, everyone will be buzzin’ with caffeine on National Coffee Day, Wednesday, Sept. 29.

DENVER — This article was first published by MileHighontheCheap.com.  

What’s brewin’ on National Coffee Day?

No matter how you like your coffee, everyone will be buzzin’ with excitement (and caffeine) on Wednesday, Sept. 29.

To stir things up for the day, many national coffee/donut shops are celebrating with freebies and discounts at participating locations. The offers are limited to one per person, while supplies last. Check here for the latest list.

With so many wonderful independent coffee shops in town, stop by your favorite neighborhood café for more possible specials and giveaways on Sept. 29, 2021.

Here’s what’s percolating around town on National Coffee Day:


If you’re looking for convenience on National Coffee Day, you can find a 7-Eleven store just about anywhere. The chain is celebrating the day with two deals on Sept. 29. 

7Rewards loyalty members get a FREE any size hot coffee, including the chain’s new Fall Pumpkin Coffee and Pumpkin Spice Latte, with the purchase of a baked good.

If you prefer the comfort of home, customers can also enjoy a FREE extra large hot coffee with any purchase through 7-Eleven Delivery via the 7NOW app. 

Atlas Coffee Club

Let Atlas Coffee Club do the travelling around the world to find the best coffee. To celebrate National Coffee Day, new customers can get their first bag premium single-origin coffee (12-oz.) for FREE with any subscription — just cover the shipping costs. The offer is available from Sept. 27 to Oct. 4.

With 50+ countries around the world, Atlas Coffee Club’s coffee subscription program is designed to connect coffee lovers to amazing coffee countries around the globe — each month discover delicious coffee from a new country.

Boyer’s Coffee

On Sept. 29, Denver-based Boyer’s Coffee celebrates National Coffee Day with FREE drip coffee, 50% off specialty drinks and coffee bag deals at its Schoolhouse Café in Denver — 7295 Washington St.

Circle K

No need to go in circles looking for a complimentary cup of coffee on National Coffee Day, just head to Circle K.

Text FREE to 31310 to receive a digital coupon for a FREE cup of hot or iced coffee for redemption on Sept. 29.  


Sip on a FREE medium hot or iced coffee with any purchase at Dunkin’. The offer excludes Nitro and Cold Brew coffees. Plus, espresso shots, flavors and dairy alternatives may be an additional charge.

The offer is only available to DD Perks members. 

Krispy Kreme

A good cup of coffee and donut will always be the perfect pairing, no matter the day. 

On September 29, Krispy Kreme Rewards members enjoy a FREE brewed coffee and doughnut of their choice — no purchase necessary. If you’re not a member, you can still celebrate with a FREE brewed coffee.

BONUS: Krispy Kreme is giving all vaccinated customers a FREE donut every day for the rest of the year and that includes National Coffee Day, Sept. 29.

There are only two locations in Colorado — Lone Tree and Thornton. 


McDonald’s stirs up big savings not just on National Coffee Day, but every day of the year. Get any size premium roast coffee for just $1. That’s the regular price!

If you’re a senior, many locations offer that same cup of coffee for just 59¢. 

Panera Bread

Everyone needs a coffee break, especially parents and caregivers. And Panera Bread is letting them sip on complimentary cup on National Coffee Day. On Sept. 29, simply let the employee at checkout know you’re a parent or caregiver and you’ll receive FREE coffee all day.  

If you really love the chain’s coffee, join its unlimited coffee subscription for just $8.99 per month. If you sign-up between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31, the monthly fee will be waived through the end of the year. The offer is only available to new members. 

Peet’s Coffee

Celebrate big with Peet’s Coffee’s National Coffee Day giveaway — from Sept. 22 to 29. Fans can enter to win a $2,000 gift card that can used at any of the chain’s shops or online.

Plus, new Peetnik Rewards members get $5 off their purchase, when they download the Peet’s app and enter promo code WELCOME at app registration. The bonus offer ends September 30. 

There are 4 locations in Colorado — Boulder (2), Centennial and Denver.

Pilot Flying J

Land at Pilot Flying J on National Coffee Day for a complimentary cup. Customers can choose from any size dispensed hot, iced or cold brew Pilot coffee for FREE. The offer is only available via the chain’s myRewards Plus app.

With 11 different coffees and a variety of specialty creamers, syrups and toppings, customers can make each cup uniquely theirs at the travel center. 

There are five locations in Colorado — Aurora, Grand Junction, Lamar, Limon and Monument. 


In celebration of Starbucks’ 50th anniversary, the ubiquitous café is inviting customers to bring in a clean, empty, reusable cup (up to 20-oz.) for a FREE cup of Pike Place Roast brewed coffee. For safety reasons, Starbucks can only accept clean and empty reusable cups

The offer is available in cafés only — not in the drive-thru or ordered ahead in the Starbucks app. No refills or modifiers allowed. The offer is available on iced or hot brewed coffee only — not valid on cold brew or Nitro.

For more local deals and discounts go to MileHighontheCheap.com.

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