Many of us will celebrate Independence Day with picnics or cookouts, but you might also want some cheap ideas for eating out in Kansas City over the holiday weekend. We’ve also scouted out some deals and freebies and activities at local attractions.
Americans love a bargain and businesses in Kansas City are showing their patriotic spirit with deals and freebies for the 4th of July.
Read carefully as some are only good on the 4th of July, others are good at different times.
Don’t forget to check out our list of Kansas City 2020 4th of July Fireworks, Parades and Celebrations.
Kansas City 4th of July Deals and Freebies
When visiting any of the businesses below, guests will need to follow any local guidelines or requirements for public health concerns.
7-11: Treat yourself to a FREE, medium Slurpee any day in July — a deal available only with 7REWARDS.
Bonefish Grill: If you crave something besides hot dogs for the 4th of July, try a Bonefish Grill Lobster and Shrimp Roll. This hand held treat is made with shucked lobster + shrimp tossed with their signature Bang Bang sauce and served in lightly toasted baguettes. Available through July 5 as an entree for $16.90 or a Family Bundle ($45) serving up to five that comes complete with a signature side, cookies and fresh bread.
Cheesecake Factory: From June 29 to July 3, the restaurant chain is offering seven items for just $20 total at participating locations. The holiday special is only available for delivery, pick-up or curbside-to-go. (The discount is not available in-restaurant.) For $20, get the following items:
- Two Happy Hour burgers
- Two orders of fries
- Two soft drinks
- One slice of OREO Dream Extreme Cheesecake
The deal can be ordered through DoorDash or The Cheesecake Factory website.
Godiva: If you feel like splurging on some premium chocolates, from June 3-5, save 25% off orders of $100 or more, free shipping on orders over $15 and 1% cash back for online purchases through RetailMeNot.
Incredible Pizza: Beat the heat with some indoor fun. Enjoy one hour of FREE activities and video game play from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on July 4. There will also be a $6.99 lunch buffet special (150+ items served cafeteria style).
Jimmy John’s: Make your holiday picnic cheap and easy with Jimmy John’s BOGO half off sandwich deal. The offer is good through July 5.
Krispy Kreme: Celebrate “Indoughpendence” Day with a collection of patriotic doughnuts available from Krispy Kreme while supplies last or through July 5. There are four to try: Patriotic Sprinkles Doughnut; Strawberry Sparkler Doughnut; Original Filled Freedom Ring Doughnut; and the Firework Doughnut. Participating shops in Kansas City include Overland Park, Merriam and Kansas City, KS.
Limitless Brewing: The Lenexa-based brewery is open from noon to 9 p.m. on July 4. Pours are $5 all day and there will be FREE hot dogs from 2 to 5 p.m.
Military Discounts: There are several restaurants, attractions and stores that show support by offering year round discounts for those serving in the armed forces.
Minsky’s Pizza: Minsky’s VIP members can save 25% off their dine-in, carryout or delivery orders July 3-5. The offer does not include alcohol or the Joe’s Kansas City pizza. You must show or present this coupon to get the offer. Online orders can use the code FOURTHOFF.
Quizno’s: Feed four for $40 with a deal of four 8-inch subs, chips, cookies and bottled drinks. Use code 8026 when ordering.
The Roasterie: This 4th of July weekend only, uniformed first responders can get FREE 16 oz. drip coffee and iced tea at any Roasterie Café (except Children’s Mercy Cafe) as a thank you for your hard work and dedication.
Sky Zone: Get some indoor jumping in with this deal good only on July 4. Buy a two-hour jump pass and get one for only $4. Veterans and active duty military can jump for FREE if they have valid military ID. Local Sky Zone locations can be found in Shawnee, KS and Lee’s Summit, MO.
Sonic: It’s happy hour anytime when you use the Sonic app to get half-price slushes and drinks.
Travel Centers of America: TravelCenters of America Inc. which operates the TA, Petro Stopping Centers and TA Express brands, as well as Country Pride and Iron Skillet restaurants, offers all active duty military, veterans and reservists a complimentary meal at select restaurants and locations on Saturday, July 4, 2020. Show proof of service to your server before ordering.
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