Happy Birthday to you! It's a great day to celebrate, and whether you have a giant party planned or you're just spending time by yourself, there are several chances to get something free on your special day.

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Annie Spratt via Unsplash

There's only one day a year that's dedicated to you- so make sure you're taking advantage of these deals on your birthday in 2024

Brann's Steakhouse

Multiple locations in West Michigan

While you won't get something on your actual birthday, if you spend your birthday with them you'll get a coupon for a free steak on your next birthday

Butcher's Union

438 Bridge Street, Grand Rapids.

Butcher's union is named one of the best birthday dinners thanks to their freebies in Grand Rapids. Yelpers have raved that they loved celebrating their birthday there because they got 50% off their meal, as well as a free dessert. Some of them, to their surprise. This special isn't currently listed on their website, so you may want to check before going in to redeem.

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Biggby Coffee

Several locations throughout West Michigan.

Start your birthday off on a great note - Each year on your birthday, you will receive a free drink (anything up to 24oz!) on Biggby if you sign up for their rewards program, don't worry if you can use it the day of your birthday, this offer will stay on your card 30 days after your big day.


Crazy Horse Steakhouse & Saloon

2027 N. Park Drive in Holland

This is the most unique deal, because the older you are the better it gets!  If you join them on the day of your birthday, you will receive the age you are turning off your meal! They're closed on Sunday, so if your birthday is on a Sunday, you can come the Saturday before or the Monday after to redeem the offer.

Grand Traverse Pie Company

Multiple locations around West Michigan

All birthdays deserve a dessert, so if you sign up for their pie dough club you'll get your choice of a slice of pie à la mode or a 6” mini fruit pie during your birthday month

The Melting Pot

2090 Celebration Dr NE in Grand Rapids

Planning to get fondue? They will give you some extras with your birthday meal if you sign up for their email list before your big day.

Pietros Italian

2780 Birchcrest Dr SE, Grand Rapids

Get a free Fettuccine Michael or $14 off your entree on your birthday. Valid for anyone 13 years of age and older, and you must provide proof of your birthday to redeem.

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San Chez a Tapas Bistro

38 West Fulton, Grand Rapids

Enjoy free tapas on your birthday- just show your ID to redeem.

Stovetop Roasters

944 Fulton Street E, Grand Rapids

Another coffee deal- if you're a part of their loyalty program and share your birthday, you’ll get a free birthday deal during the month of your birthday

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Richard Burlton via Unsplash

Tupelo Honey

140 Ottawa Ave NW, Grand Rapids

Sign up for their social club, and get $20 off your meal in honor of your special day!

** Know of a birthday deal we missed? email it to laura.hardy@townsquaremedia.com **

Outdoor Games, Gear, and Equipment You Can Rent for FREE From Grand Rapids Gear Library

Grand Rapid Parks and Recreation recently added skateboards to the Thrive Outside Gear Library. Did you know about all the cool stuff you can rent for free? Just about anything you'd need for a camping trip you'll find in the Gear Library at Roosevelt Park Gym, plus team sports equipment, clothing, picnic supplies, even gear for cold weather activities too! The Gear Library is located at the gym at Roosevelt Park at 739 Van Raalte Dr. SW in Grand Rapids. The library is open on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm. 

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