Panera Is Giving Parents and Caregivers Free Coffee on This Day

Wednesday, September 29th is National Coffee Day!

Panera is celebrating the day by giving a the people who need it the most FREE COFFEE…parents!

Simply let Panera know at the cashier or drive-thru that you’re a parent or caregiver and you’ll receive free coffee all day.

The promotion is a taste of what it’s like to have Panera’s $8.99/month unlimited coffee subscription, according to Panera’s press release. 

“Whether you are toddler parents, tween parents, teenage parents, older parents, foster parents, tired parents, stressed parents, or happy parents, you’ve had the realization that it’s going to take more than one cup of coffee to get you through certain days,” Eduardo Luz, Panera’s Chief Brand & Concept Officer, said in a statement: “We are excited to celebrate parents this National Coffee Day by giving them something they can really appreciate: unlimited coffee from Panera.”

Panera has also created the Panera “Jump Start Jug”, a nod to the oversized drinking vessels sweeping social media. According to Panera, the gallon-sized bottle can be filled with Panera’s iced coffee and easily be transported around from school drop-off and weekly errands to soccer practice and play rehearsal and more.

Now through September 29, National Coffee Day, parents and caregivers can head to to enter for a chance to win 1 of 450 Jump Start Jugs for free.***

Just remember to please drink some water too!

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