July 23 is Vanilla Ice Cream Day. Celebrate this unofficial holiday of unknown origins by eating as much vanilla ice cream as you want without any guilt.
The Vanilla National Ice Cream Day is a made-up holiday of unimportant origins. All you need to know is that instead of having an obligation to buy someone a gift, which is the case with most holidays, this holiday lets you score sweet deals on sweet frozen treats:
Cold Stone Creamery: On July 23, get a buy-one-get-one-free Creation when you purchase a Creation online with a promo code. To get this deal, place an order online, log into your My Cold Stone Club Rewards account at check out and enter the code ICECREAM. Sign up to be a member at www.coldstonecreamery.com/mycsc.
Carvel: Get $1 off any size soft serve cup or cone of Vanilla Bourbon Toffee. This deal is available "in-shop only" and no coupon is needed.
McDonald's: Get $1 snack-size McFlurry with the McDonald's app. Also, each Friday through Sept. 27, get a free medium fries each Friday on mobile orders with a minimum $1 purchase when using an app offer.
You can also make your own with this old fashioned homemade vanilla ice cream recipe for you to enjoy! While you’re at it, invite some friends to enjoy it with you and scoop up a dish full of the ice cream in your freezer.