Few things are as daunting as filing one's income taxes, and there are plenty of freebies and deals being offered to cushion the blow. In celebration of tax day, which falls on Tuesday, April 17, enjoy various freebies and deals around town:
Visit a Cinnabon from 6 to 8 p.m. April 17 and receive free Cinnabon Bites in recognition of the stressful day.
Panda Express will give away free samples of the new Shanghai Angus Steak on April 17.
P.F. Chang's is offering 15 percent savings on April 17. For more information, click here.
Seattle's Best Coffee
The Great American Coffee Refund is April 17. Seattle's Best Coffee offering a free sample of its Levels coffee delivered to mailboxes.
Free Arby's Curly Fries on Tax Day. Beginning April 13, Arby's will post a coupon on its Facebook page to print and will also offer a chance to win $5,000.
Stop by any Office Depot and they will shred up to five pounds of paper and make 25-single-sided black and white copies for free.
Maggie Moos and Marble Slab Creamery
Maggie Moos and Marble Slab Creamery are giving away a scoop of their new yogurt from 4 to 7 p.m. April 17. The frozen yogurt flavors include lemon creme, decadent birthday cake and forest berry. .
Get a free appetizer or dessert with purchase of an entree at Chili's between April 16-18.
Carnivale Chicago, 702 West Fulton Market, is offering a $15 gift certificate for your next visit to all guests during lunch and dinner.
Hooters Chicago, 660 North Wells Street, is offering 20 boneless wings for $9.99. It's not free, but it's a "special." Dine-in only.
Bruegger's will offer its Big Bagel Bundle for $10.40--that's $5 in saving--from April 14-17. Deal includes a baker's dozen of Bruegger's 15-plus bagel varieties and two tubs of cold-packed cream cheese.