No tricks here, just lots of treats! But stay alert – some of these October deals last only a day, while others continue through the entire month. Keep your eyes open for treats from now until the Day of the Dead. On Halloween, frugal families and their “little monsters” can find treats all over the place. (Age requirements are noted, when possible.) Some deals are only valid on Oct. 31 (at participating locations); others are good both before and after. If you’re unsure of participation or offer details, call ahead. We will update and add to this list all month, so keep checking in.
Applebee’s: Applebee’s Neighborhood Drink of October will be a $1 Vampire. Served in a 10-oz. mug, the Vampire is bloody delicious, with a mix of rum, strawberry, dragon fruit, passion fruit and a dash of pineapple.
Baskin-Robbins: Get a Cappucino Blast for $2.99 now through October 31, 2019. Customize it with any ice cream flavor, including the Flavor of the Month, Pumpkin Cheescake. Also, Celebrate 31 with us on the 31st of every month and enjoy $1.70 Scoops all day long! October 31st counts, Try the flavor of the month, the Candy Mashup. All the chocolaty, caramelly flavors of your favorite Halloween candies. You can also stop in for 2 For $7.99 Pre-Packed Quarts and bring your favorite flavors home with you!
Bass Pro Shops: Free Halloween events on weekends of Oct. 19 and 20, and Oct.25 and 30, including a free 4×6 photo with the Peanuts Gang on Halloween night. Play games for a chance to win prizes, or let the kids be a part of the Halloween costume parade. Free craft events and treats are located in different areas of the store.
BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse: BJ’s is offering a “Spooktacular” Beer Dinner, featuring a variety of seasonal pumpkin ales and spooky beers paired with great flavors from BJ’s, including our NEW seasonal Count Chocula™ Cereal Pizookie®! Dates are Monday, October 7th and Tuesday, October 8th at 7pm. You can register at the link above. $40 per person with pre-registration. You can get a free Pizookie treat now through Sunday, October 6. Dine-in only
Burger King: Pick any two Whopper, Crispy Chicken, Spicy Crispy Chicken or Grilled Chicken sandwiches for $6. You can also enjoy $1.49 10pc Chicken Nuggets! And if you’re into Whoppers, you can get $4 Whopper, Jr. meals, $5 Whopper meals, and $6 Double Whopper Meals (includes value fries and value drink).
Chili’s : Get a $5 margarita, the Fangtastic ‘Rita! With a delicious blend of Lunazul® Blanco Tequila, Cointreau®, Monin® Blood Orange and fresh sour, enjoy all month long.
Dairy Queen: Dairy Queen is offering more choices on the $5 Buck Lunch deal. The NEW Harvest Berry Pie BLIZZARD® of the Month has real raspberries, blueberries, blackberries and pie pieces, making it the berry best treat of October.
Dunkin : For a special treat, all month long Dunkin’ is offering any 10 MUNCHKINS® donut hole treats for just $2, and, of course, the Spider Donut is back! Also, this October, the Dunkin’ Runner is running throughout America and serving free Halloween donuts along the way. The Dunkin’ Runner will personally run into several Dunkin’ restaurants around the country over the course of the month, and at each location, 200 guests will be offered a free Halloween donut – no tricks, just treats. Donut lovers should check out the Dunkin’ Behind the Beans blog and follow @Dunkin on Instagram to track the travels of the Dunkin’ Runner and learn when and where they can enjoy a free donut from Dunkin’.
Hallmark : Hallmark Gold Crown holds its pre-season event on October 18th to 27th. Save on seasonal items at participating stores, with many BOGO specials.
- Wednesday’s Web-Cakes: Fluffy, signature Buttermilk pancakes topped with cupcake icing, webbed with HERSHEY’S Chocolate Syrup and topped with violet whipped topping.
- Gomez’ Green Chili Omelette: Marinated pulled pork, Jack & cheddar cheeses, fire-roasted peppers and onions, and green chile verde sauce topped with sour cream.
- Uncle Fester’s Chocolate Ice Scream Shake: A haunted house-made HERSHEY’S chocolate ice cream shake with violet whipped topping.
- Morticia’s Haunted Hot Chocolate: Toasted marshmallow hot chocolate topped with violet whipped topping and a drizzle of HERSHEY’S Chocolate Syrup.
- Kooky Kids Combo: A Wednesday’s Web-Cakes served with one scrambled egg, one bacon strip and one pork sausage link.
And kids eat FREE every day from 4 pm to 10 pm. One free kids entree with one adult entree purchase.
Mrs. Field’s : October is also National Homemade Cookie Month. Get 15 percent off sitewide through Oct. 31 with the promo code OCTOBER.
PetCo: Save 30% on the Halloween Shop and Bootique collections for cats and dogs.
PetSmart : Barktoberfest- Save 10% on thousands of items when you buy online and pick up in store.
P.F. Chang’s : Get a 1,000 point bonus toward a free entree when you sign up for the P.F.Chang’s rewards Program. Plus enjoy a free appetizer or dessert during your birthday month.
Romano’s Macaroni Grill: First responders are honored during the month of October. From October 1 to October 31, they will receive a FREE order of Mama’s Ricotta Meatballs and Spaghetti.
Sonic Drive-In: For a limited time, get half price drinks and slushies all day if you order ahead with your Sonic app. And every Tuesday night is Family Night from 5 pm to close with half-price cheeseburgers.
Wendy’s: Buy a Boo Book for $1 and get 5 coupons for a free Jr. Frosty. 85 cents from every $1 purchase goes to the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.
White Castle: 2 for $3 Breakfast Sliders, all day, anytime.
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