National Pretzel Day | FREE Pretzels at Auntie Anne’s, Wetzel’s Pretzels & More!

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Celebrate National Pretzel Day with free pretzels and other yummy offers!

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We’ve got all the best restaurant deals to celebrate National Pretzel Day! 🥨

April 26th is National Pretzel Day! Each year, we share everything you knead to know about how to celebrate with all the best deals and freebies!

Whether you’re craving something a little salty, or you just can knot resist that heavenly smell wafting through the mall, these twisted treats are sure to put a smile on your face and make an excellent afternoon snack.

While the best National Pretzel Day deals of 2023 have yet to be announced, these are the deals that saved us some dough in 2022…


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Anyone with the Auntie Anne’s Pretzel Perks App could score a free pretzel in 2022!

On April 26, 2022, you could use the Auntie Anne’s Pretzel Perks app (iOS or Android) to score an offer valid for a FREE Original or Cinnamon Sugar Pretzel – no purchase necessary!

If you’re not already a Pretzel Perks member, it’s free to join! Plus, you’ll earn points towards free pretzels with each purchase, score a free pretzel reward after you make your first purchase of at least $1, and get a special reward for your birthday!


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Your donation to Tunnel2Towers got you a freebie from Ben’s Soft Pretzels. 

From 2 PM to 7 PM on April 26th, Ben’s Soft Pretzels gave a free pretzel to anyone who donated at least $1 to Tunnel2Towers. T2T is an organization that provides mortgage-free homes to Gold Star and fallen first responder families.


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Eastern Standard Provisions offered 50% off sitewide.

On April 26, 2022, you could get 50% off your order from Eastern Standard Provisions. Pretzel lovers also had a chance to win free pretzels for a year by entering a contest on Facebook.


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Milwaukee Pretzel Company offered 25% off online orders.

Milwaukee Pretzel Co. kicked off National Pretzel Day 2022 with a limited-time offer of 25% off all pretzels.


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No purchase was necessary to score a free pretzel at Philly Pretzel Factory!

On National Pretzel Day 2022, Philly Pretzel Factory gave everyone who visited participating locations one free soft pretzel! No purchase was necessary to redeem this offer, which was valid at all Philly Pretzel Factory stores and Walmart locations (excluding transportation and entertainment venues).


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Pretzelmaker had a free surprise for in-store guests – no purchase necessary!

Guests who stopped into any participating Pretzelmaker location on April 26 could enjoy one free surprise product. No purchase was necessary to claim this offer, which was valid in-store only and applied to salted and unsalted offerings. Surprises did vary by location.


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Wetzel’s Pretzels celebrated National Pretzel Day with a free pretzel!

On April 26th, 2022, from 3 PM to closing time, participating Wetzel’s Pretzels locations gave away one free original pretzel to every guest!


We’ll keep updating this list as we hear more freebies and deals for Pretzel Day 2023!


Love salty and sweet? Make this Strawberry Pretzel Salad recipe!


About the writer:

Jenna has a Bachelor's Degree from Lycoming College and her Master's from Penn State, holding 4 years of writing experience between a variety of publications and Hip2Save.


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Comments 4

  1. Amy

    Also, QT gas station has a free pretzel offer in their app.

    • Amber (Hip Sidekick)

      SWEET! Thanks for sharing, Amy!

    • Dana

      I saw it in my app earlier today but just now when I tried to get it its not there.

  2. Savvy Mom

    Does anyone know the TikTok promo code for today?

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