CLOSEGet a Tropical Smoothie Cafe freebie June 15

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Reviewed – Mike Roorda

There are no strings — or shoelaces — connected to this freebie Friday.

From 2 to 7 p.m. June 15, get a unfastened limited-edition Sunshine Smoothie while you put on turn flops to any of the 600-plus Tropical Smoothie Cafe shops national.

No coupon or acquire is had to get the unfastened particular smoothie, which is a mixture of orange, banana, pineapple and mango.

But the Atlanta-based chain’s annual National Flip Flop Day serves as a fundraiser for Camp Sunshine, a retreat for kids with life-threatening diseases and their households situated in Maine. 

“We started National Flip Flop Day as a fun summer event, but the ultimate goal is much greater than free smoothies,” stated Mike Rotondo, Tropical Smoothie’s leader govt officer, in a observation. “We’re raising money to help families who are facing life’s worst circumstances.”

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Since 2007, the fundraiser has raised greater than $five.three million for the camp, sufficient for greater than 2,100 households to wait the camp totally free. This 12 months’s objective is to lift $1 million.

Customers who make a donation can get a paper sunshine that they may be able to customise and show at places.

Making a donation can even equivalent financial savings.

Purchase a $five Sunshine Key Fob and get a five% cut price on all Tropical Smoothie Cafe purchases at taking part places for the remainder of 2018.

Learn extra about the yearly match and the camp at

More smoothie offers are coming quickly.

June 21 is National Smoothie Day and smoothie chains together with Smoothie King, Planet Smoothie and Juice It Up! have specials deliberate.

Kelly Tyko is a client columnist and retail reporter for Treasure Coast Newspapers and, a part of america TODAY NETWORK. Read her Bargainista pointers at and practice her on Twitter @KellyTyko. Sign up for her weekly e-newsletter at

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