It’s almost time for Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry’s! The unofficial holiday takes place every year and you can celebrate this year on Tuesday, Apr. 9.

The tradition that started back in 1978 will run from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. local time and requires no other purchase. To find a participating location, check out Ben & Jerry’s website as not every shop will be handing out free ice cream.

If you’re a lucky resident of Massachusetts of New York, you can also get your free scoop of ice cream at select Showcase Cinemas locations on Apr. 9. Showcase Cinemas is reporting that Legacy Place, Patriot Place, Revere, Randolph, Lowell, Blackstone Valley, Worcester North, City Center, Island 16, Ridge Hill, College Point, Farmingdale, Jamaica, Linden Boulevard theaters are all participating in Free Cone Day this year.

In addition, you’ll enjoy a movie for the Bargain Tuesday price of $8.50 per ticket! If you’re a Starpass loyalty program member you’ll also get an additional $2 off ticket prices that day. Now that’s one sweet deal!

––Karly Wood

 

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