Enjoy some free food (and some cheap stuff) in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and beyond, on Halloween or around Halloween with this list of food freebies and deals. Make sure to click on the links for necessary details. Participation varies by location.
Unless otherwise noted, these freebies and deals are for Saturday, October 31st, 2021, but make sure to follow the links for information on times and locations.
Fall is looking great around the Triangle, whether you’re looking for something spooky or totally kid-friendly! Check out our HUGE list of fall festivals, as well as our list of pumpkin patches, haunted trails and corn mazes! We have also put together a big list of Halloween events and Trick or Treat events!
Keep checking back! We add ’em as we get ’em!
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Krispy Kreme: Wear your costume on Halloween and get a free doughnut of your choice. In addition, on Saturdays in October, buy a dozen doughnuts, and get another dozen for $1.
Early Bird Donuts
Stop by Early Bird Donuts, 2816 Erwin Road, Durham, in costume, on Halloween, and get a free donut hole. This offer was announced on their Facebook page.
Kids age 12 and under get a free Scary Face Pancake on Friday, October 29th, 2021, from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Scary Face Pancakes come with candy corn for eyebrows and whipped cream for a smile. Or vice versa.
From October 29th to 31st, 2021, kids eat FREE at McAlister’s. You can get two two free kids’ meals with the purchase of an adult entrée. They even get a mini-cookie. If you’re ordering online, use the promo code HALLOWEEN21.
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.
To celebrate Halloween, Qdoba Mexican Eats is offering a buy-one-get-one FREE entrée deal for its Qdoba Rewards members at participating locations. The digital discount will automatically be loaded onto rewards members’ wallets for use at checkout on October 31st, 2021.
The offer is even open to members who sign-up the same day.
Customers can choose from burritos, bowls, salads, tacos or nachos.
If you’re not a loyalty member, sign up here.
Chipotle is once again offering a special deal on burritos (“Booritos”) on Halloween.
From 5 p.m. to closing, on Sunday, October 31st, 2021, use promo code BOORITO at digital checkout for a $5 entrée. (Closing times vary by location, but many are open until 10 p.m.)
The offer is only valid in the Chipotle app or on chipotle.com.
Limit one per transaction. The offer is not valid on orders via any third-party delivery services.
Corn dogs for 50 cents on October 31st, 2021. The offer is only available in-restaurant or via mobile ordering (at select locations). No promo code necessary. The discount will automatically apply. More info.