Nurses Appreciation Week Freebies and Deals for 2020

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Check back in the spring for more details on the freebies you can get for Nurses' Appreciation Week 2020. The offers below are from 2019.

During Nurses Appreciation Week, nurses can get freebies and deals from restaurants, retail stores, and more. You'll be able to enjoy free cinnamon rolls, free pasta, and discounts on everything from pizza to shoes. This year, Nurses Appreciation Week begins on Wednesday, May 6 and runs until Tuesday, May 12, 2020.

Most of these deals will require you to show your medical ID, so be sure to bring one to get your freebie or discount. Some of the deals run all week long and others will only be valid for certain days or one day. Be sure to check the details on the offer website to find out when you should go.


We highly suggest calling ahead to the location you plan to visit to make sure they are participating in the Nurses Appreciation Week freebies. It's common for not all locations to participate.

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    Free Cinnabon Cinnamon Rolls

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    Nurses can stop into Cinnabon May 6-12, 2020 and get the treat of free cinnamon rolls. You'll get to choose from a Cinnabon Classic, MiniBon Roll, or BonBites. You'll need to show your healthcare ID badge to get this sweet freebie.

    Cinnabon has been appreciating nurses for years now by giving out free cinnamon rolls and supporting the Daisy Foundation.

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    Free Meal at Buca di Beppo

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    Visit Buca di Beppo during Nurse's week and you can get a free meal. Be sure to bring your medical ID to get your freebie. This is at participating locations only, so be sure to call ahead.

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    BOGO Deal at MOD Pizza

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    MOD Pizza will be having a BOGO deal for nurses during Nurses Appreciation Week. You'll be able to get a buy one, get one deal on salads or pizzas as long as you have your nurse ID.

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    PDQ Restaurant Discount

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    PDQ restaurants are giving nurses 50% off their entire purchase on Thursday, May 7, 2020. It's valid at all locations and you'll need to have a valid ID that shows you're currently employed as a nurse.

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    BOGO Offer at Brix Wood Fired Pizza

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    Brix Wood Fired Pizza is having a special offer for nurses during Nurses Appreciation Week. Any nurse can come in and get a buy one, get one deal on pizza or salad. You'll need to show your ID to get the offer.

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    Cotton Patch Cafe Discount

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    Cotton Patch Cafe is giving nurses 20 percent off their purchase Monday through Friday during Nurses Appreciation Week. Bring your medical ID with you to get the discount.

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    Free Side and Drink at DiBella's Subs

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    DiBella's Subs will be giving nurses who show their badge of proof of employment, a free side, and a 20-ounce fountain drink. A purchase of a sub or salad is required.

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    BOGO Taco Deal at Jimboy's Tacos

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    The California taco chain, Jimboy's Tacos, will be giving buy one, get one deals to nurses for their Orignal Ground Beef Tacos. There's a limit of three free tacos per nurse and you'll need to bring your valid employee ID with you.

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  • 09 of 10

    Free Two-Day Shipping on Crocs

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    Crocs are a favorite for nurses to wear and they are recognizing that by offering free two-day shipping on all their nursing shoes and clogs.

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    Pollo Tropical Discount

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    Pollo Tropical, a Carbinnean fast food restaurant, is offering 25% off all orders, all week long for nurses.