Cookies. They’re good enough for the Cookie Monster, and they’re also good enough to have their own national celebration. Today, Wednesday, Dec. 4, marks National Cookie Day, and a number of retailers and shops around the country are commemorating this momentous occasion by handing out free cookies.

Check out the list below for free cookies and cookie-related deals around the country, from national chains to local stores:

Great American Cookies

The national chain is handing out free cookies for National Cookie Day. Find the nearest shop near you here to snatch your free cookie.

Fred Meyer

The retail superstore with locations in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Alaska is handing out one free ultimate chocolate chunk cookie to every customer who mentions the following tweet:


Happen to be a Twin Cities resident? Well you’re in luck when it comes to National Cookie Day. The Minnesota superstore is giving out a free SuperMom’s cookie to My SA Rewards members who text “COOKIE” to “55123.”


While Chick-Fil-A is not celebrating National Cookie Day nationwide, the operator of the Statesboro, Ga., Chick-Fil-A is. The fast-food joint is offering buy one, get one free chocolate chunk cookies from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The deal is only good for dine-in customers.

Good Grub Subs

Also in Georgia, this Alpharetta sandwich shop is also getting into the spirit of National Cookie Day. Stop by for a free cookie with any combo meal purchase.