October 25th, 2012 by RichmondBargains

Here are some hot Halloween deals for those in costume. Check back as it gets closer to Halloween – I will update this list with any other deals I hear about!


krispy kreme halloween

Krispy Kreme – Wear your favorite costume to Krispy Kreme on October 31st to receive your FREE Halloween or Pumpkin Spice doughnut. No purchase necessary (4910 W Broad St)

Gelati Celesti – As is tradition, we will give a free toddler size to children 12 and under in costume on Halloween Day, 1130am-10pm. Mark your calendars and come see us at either location! (Gold’s Gym Plaza at 8906-A West Broad Street and The Stony Point Shopping center at 3004 Stony Point Rd)



Chipotle – “Boorito” This Halloween, come into any Chipotle dressed in costume, from 4pm to close, and you’ll score a $2 burrito (proceeds to Chipotle Cultivate Foundation)

Bruster’s Staples Mill – For the last weekend of October until Halloween (10/26-10/31) we will be having a special! If you come to get ice cream in your costume, you will get a second scoop for FREE! This applies to cups, cones, and any sundae! (9101 Staples Mill Rd)

Yapple Yogurt – Come in on October 30 or October 31st in your costume for an awesome 25% off

ellwood thompsons halloween

Ellwood Thompson’s – Halloween Costume Celebration: Come to the store in costume on October 31st in costume and receive 10% off your purchase. Must say “Trick or Treat” to the cashier at checkout. Masks do not count. Discount does not apply to beer or wine. (4 N. Thompson St)

UPDATE: Sonic – $.50 hot dogs all day on Halloween

UPDATE: California Pizza Kitchen – This Halloween, California Pizza Kitchen is celebrating with treats, not tricks, for kids 10 and under who visit the restaurant in costume. On Wednesday, October 31st, bring in your trick or treaters to your neighborhood CPK for a free CPKids Meal! For kids 10 and under. $10 purchase required for each free CPKids Meal offer. Limited to two offers per table when accompanied by an adult.( Thanks Leslie!)

UPDATE It’s Chic Again! Consignment – Trick or Treat $ave $ome Green! Draw your savings from the pumpkin! You can get a 5%, 10% ,or a 20% discount coupon off your purchase for the day…10/31/12 If you come in costume you get an additional 5% discount.

UPDATE P.F. Chang’s – Avoid the Ghouls and Goblins this Halloween and treat your friends and family with 20% off your online order between Sunday, October 28th and Wednesday, October 31st. Enter GHOULS or GOBLINS in the promotion code field during checkout.

UPDATE Chick-fil-A @ Short Pump Crossing – Happy Halloween! Stop by Chick-fil-A @ Short Pump Crossing 8am-8pm in costume & receive a FREE Chocolate Chunk Cookie! Say “TRICK OR TREAT” to request your cookie when ordering. One per customer, while supplies last (Additional purchase required?)

UPDATE Whole Foods Short Pump – Say “Boo” at the register on Halloween and we’ll give you a free Halloween reusable bag.

UPDATE Moe’s Richmond – Got your Halloween costume yet? Moe’s will be giving out a free side of queso or guac with any purchase to anyone that comes in dressed up on Halloween

UPDATE Qdoba – BOOGO coupon from Facebook- purchase any entree and receive an entree of equal or lesser value free

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August 22nd, 2012 by RichmondBargains

rita's midlothian

The Frugal School Supply Challenge may be over, but here’s another reason for picking up those great school supply bargains:

Beginning Monday August 27th, receive a FREE regular size ice at Rita’s when you donate any new school supply! Promotion runs through Friday, August 31st, and is valid at both Rita’s Midlothian locations.

It’s that time of year again… School is almost back in session!! We are ready to help our area schools with your help!
Bring in any NEW school supply and we will give you a FREE Regular Sized ICE!! At the end of the week, we will donate all the supplies to area schools in our community!

Notebooks, Backpacks, Glue, Pens, Pencils, Scissors, Folders, Binders, Crayons, Markers, Paper- whatever the kids can use in school!

Monday, August 27th thru Friday, August 31st we will be collecting donations at both Midlothian locations!!

Midlothian Village Square
13826 Village Place Drive
Midlothian, VA 23114

Clover Hill Shops
13918 Hull Street Road
Midlothian, VA 23112

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August 20th, 2012 by RichmondBargains

burger king ice cream

I know Richmond loves its fancy fro-yo joints, but if you don’t want to spend several bucks on dessert, Burger King is promoting fifty-cent soft serve cones:

Get your taste buds ready for creamy, rich vanilla Soft Serve at BK®! We’re offering this classic summer dessert for only $0.50 for a limited time only. Come cool off with a summer treat you can’t pass up. Price & participation vary

No end date specified. I checked a few nearby locations online here, and it said they were participating…

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July 19th, 2012 by RichmondBargains

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friendly's ice cream cones

Celebrating 77 years in business, participating Friendly’s restaurants will sell single-scoop ice cream cones for $.77 this Saturday, July 21st, from 12-5pm.

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July 9th, 2012 by RichmondBargains

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zinga willow lawn

“Buy one frozen yogurt, get one free” this month (July) at Zinga! frozen yogurt at Willow Lawn, by showing or printing this coupon from Facebook. Offer valid for your entire group.

1700 Willow Lawn Drive, Suite 111, Richmond, VA.
1 (804) 288-0206

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May 12th, 2012 by RichmondBargains

Here’s a sweet Mother’s Day deal for all the Sweet Frog-lovin’ moms I know:

On Sunday, May 13th,  moms receive a FREE small (12oz) yogurt at Sweet Frog, with purchase of another frozen yogurt.

NOTE: This offer is only valid at the following Sweet Frog locations in the Richmond area:

Sweet Frog Ashland
Sweet Frog Carytown
Sweet Frog Forest Hill
Sweet Frog Libbie

I also added a few other deals to the Mother’s Day post!

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March 14th, 2012 by RichmondBargains

rita's first day of spring

(Free Italian Ice next Tuesday! It already feels like spring)

For the past 19 plus years, Rita’s has been giving away a free, regular size Italian Ice to each and every guest to mark the first day of spring!… We are already gearing up to celebrate the arrival of spring in 2012! A springtime tradition, Rita’s annual giveaway will be held on Tuesday, March 20 from noon to 9 p.m. at all open Rita’s locations

Midlothian Village Square
13826 Village Place Drive
Midlothian, VA 23114

Clover Hill Shops
13918 Hull Street Road
Midlothian, VA 23112

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February 13th, 2012 by RichmondBargains

chickfila icedream

Stop by the Chick-fil-A location in Chesterfield Towne Center Mall tomorrow, February 14, to pick up a FREE small Icedream ice cream cup or cone!

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November 3rd, 2011 by RichmondBargains


Rita’s Italian Ice will close for the season on November 19. Leading up to the store closing, they are offering a number of specials, including a free treat for wearing your “I Voted” sticker next Tuesday:

    11/1 thru 11/19- Buy 2 Quarts Get 1 FREE!!
    11/7 thru 11/12- 50% OFF Large Mistos!!
    11/8- Come by after you vote with your “I Voted” sticker to get a Free Regular sized Ice!!*
    11/14 thru 11/17- 50% OFF Blendinis!!
    11/18 and 11/19- 50% OFF ALL TREATS!!!!!**

    *one per guest please
    **does not include quarts, gallons, party buckets or gotts

Also, 50% off large custards this week.

13826 Village Place Drive, Midlothian, VA 23114

(The Hull Street location should be running similar deals)

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September 27th, 2011 by RichmondBargains

coldstone creamery

Coldstone Creamery is holding its annual World’s Largest Ice Cream Social tonight (9/27/11) from 5-8pm, supporting the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Customers will receive a free 3 oz. sample of the Sprinkled with Wishes™ Creation™ (Sweet Cream Ice Cream, Brownie, Rainbow Sprinkles and Fudge)

Thanks Carissa!

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