Hey, ice cream lovers: Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day is almost here

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Attention ice cream lovers — isn't that everyone? — mark your calendar for April 12. Why? Because it's Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry's!

From 12 to 8 pm on Tuesday, you can grab a free cone of your favorite ice cream flavor at any Ben & Jerry's scoop shop. If you can't narrow down your selection to just one flavor, no problem! There's no limit on how many free cones you get — at least on Ben & Jerry's end, but your stomach may feel differently.

"Just get back in line for another free cone. Over and over again. We're not counting. Really, go for it," says Ben & Jerry's.

Check out some of the most creative ice cream flavors in the world:

Creative ice cream flavors
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Hey, ice cream lovers: Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day is almost here
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Free Cone Day is a 37-year tradition at the Vermont-based Ben & Jerry's. It started in 1979 as a way for the ice cream company to thank their customers. The event was a success and quickly grew from there. In 2015, Ben & Jerry's gave away more than 1 million scoops of ice cream at its scoop shops around the world.

"Free Cone Day is just another way for us to give back and celebrate the people in our communities who do good every day," Ben & Jerry's said.

Click here to find a participating Ben & Jerry's scoop shop near you.

Check out some flavors you can choose from:

Ben & Jerry's flavors
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Hey, ice cream lovers: Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day is almost here
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Stock up for the week. Photo by @bii_kat.
Yesterday we launched 4 new non-dairy flavors including P.B. & Cookies, a vanilla flavor with chocolate sandwich cookies and crunchy peanut butter swirls. Details at link in profile. #vegan
Americone Dream turned 9 this weekend!
🎶🎶 He Is In Love With The Coco🎶🎶 Late Night (Bad) Snacking... #AllWeDoIsEat #FoodLover #BenandJerrys #icescream #chocolateLover #MidnightTreats #LateNightThings #YouAndMe
• Ben and Jerry's Chocolate Fudge Brownie Ice Cream • 😋😋😋😋😋😋😋😋😋😋🍫🍦🍫🍦🍫🍦🍫🍦🍫🍦🍫🍦 {#benandjerrys #chocolatefudge #icecream}
sorry ube, but this is my favorite flavor of ice cream! #americonedream #benandjerrys #icecream
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This ice cream though. #chocolate #caramel #cookiedough #peanutbutter #benandjerrys #foodporn #nofilter #icecream
Uihuihuih #icecream #benandjerrys #cookiecore #new #geilerscheiss
Still up!😱😳 while waiting for the 'tatay' na feeling nya wala kme pasok tomorrow?! toinks!👊👊 So to keep me company & wide awake, time to eat this!☺️🍦my top fave is #chocolatefudgebrownie so this one is new to my eyes...👀 #lowfat kuno but you're still #benandjerrys ! 😁#icecream #photogrid #foodtrip
New exclusive Ben & Jerry's "Brewed to Matter" flavor. Which is coffee ice cream with fudge chunks and a brownie batter swirl. #BenJerrys #BenJerry #BenAndJerrys #BenAndJerry #icecream #brownies #coffee #coffeeicecream #hungry #desserttime #BrewedToMatter #sweets #sugarrush #summertime #beattheheat
Love this Ice Cream 🍦🍓🍰 #benandjerrys #strawberrycheesecake #yummy #tasty #foodporn #foodgasm #israel
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The annual event allows the ice cream makers to highlight ways that they "pay it forward" on social issues — by working with other companies and groups that support fair trade, small-scale farmers, endangered species, cruelty-free animal husbandry and more.

Find out how your ice cream flavor selection can help make a difference on Free Cone Day.

Do you plan on enjoying a free sweet treat at Ben & Jerry's next week? What's your favorite Ben & Jerry's ice cream flavor? Sound off below or on our Facebook page.

Now watch: Ben & Jerry's is selling vegan ice cream!​
Ben & Jerry's Is Selling Vegan Ice Cream!

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