24 best Earth Day 2016 freebies, deals and discounts

Must-Have Deals to Celebrate Earth Day
Must-Have Deals to Celebrate Earth Day

April 22 marks the 46th annual Earth Day, a global event that celebrates the birth of the modern environmental movement. Earth Day is a time when people show appreciation for the planet and its many natural resources and many vow to make environmentally-friendly changes. This year, in addition to being eco-savvy, you can be financially savvy, too. Check out these great money-saving deals for Earth Day 2016 from BeFrugal.com and more.

Earth Day Deals for Food and Household Items

From free shopping bags to free milkshakes, these Earth Day promos will help you save the environment and save you some money.

  • Best Buy: Save up to 30 percent off major household appliances in The Earth Day Sale until April 30. No coupon required.

  • Evos: Get a free organic milkshake on April 22.

  • Destination Lighting: Save 10 percent off select Quiozel Lighting with promo code NATURALS during the Earth Day sale until April 30.

  • Door-to-door Organics: Save $10 on a produce box with promo code SHERPA10 until April 25.

  • Natural Grocers: Visit the store on Earth Day and get a free, reusable shopping bag. From 4 to 6 p.m. enjoy the tasting station where you can sample pasture-based dairy, summer sausage and 100 percent organic produce.

  • Purple Carrot: This plant-based meal kit delivery service is offering $25 off to new customers who use the promo code EARTH25 until April 23.

  • The Shelving Store: Take 15 percent off your order with code GOGREEN until Dec. 31, 2025.

  • Whole Foods: Get 25 percent off 365 Everyday Value facial tissue, napkins, paper towels and toilet paper and save nearly $2 on pollinator-friendly almonds and almond butter until April 26.

Related: 10 Ways to Save Money at Whole Foods

Earth Day Promos for Clothing, Health and Beauty

If you're looking for some comfy clothes and healthy beauty products this Earth Day, check out the promo codes below.

  • C.O. Bigelow: Take 15 percent off your online order with promo code EARTHDAY15, plus free shipping on orders $49 or more until April 22.

  • Eddie Bauer: Save up to 40 percent off the Earth Week Sale, plus get free shipping on orders $99 and up until April 24.

  • Juice Beauty: Get the Earth Day Beautiful Body Collection for only $34 until May 1.

  • Puritans Pride: Save up to 50 percent off the Earth Day Sale with promo code CLEANUP, plus get an extra 15 percent off select items and free shipping from April 21 to April 24. Restrictions apply.

  • T.J. Maxx: Receive a free reusable Earth Day bag with any order until April 22.

Earth Day Coupons for Sporting Goods and Outdoor Living

If you want to stay healthy and enjoy the great outdoors this Earth Day, these deals and coupons will help you do just that — and stick to your budget.

  • Active.com: Use codeTWEETGREEN to save $5 off 5k race registrations in multiple cities. Expiration unknown.

  • Any Promo: Save 10 percent on promotional Earth Day product orders of $200 or more with promo code EARTHDAY until April 30.

  • Dunham's Sports: Save 20 percent off one regularly priced item with this printable coupon until April 30.

  • Got Apparel: Shop the Green Fashion collection and save 10 percent with promo code GREEN16 until April 25.

  • Olympia Sports:Save $10 off your purchase of $50 or more with this printable coupon until April 24.

Earth Day Sales on Travel and Entertainment

If exploring the planet and going on an adventure is more your style, here are the best sales on travel and entertainment for the whole family.

  • Aquarium of the Pacific: Bring in any e-waste item (electronics and battery-operated items) on April 23 or April 24 and get a coupon for $10 off adult admission.

  • eBooks.com: Save 15 percent off environmental eBooks with promo code EARTHDAYBOOKCP until April 22.

  • Moheagan Sun: The first 1,000 Momentum members to visit the Event Center at Sticks and Stones with a valid ID will get a free Earth Day tote.

  • National Park Service: Enjoy free entry to any national park and enjoy special Earth Day 2016 events on April 22. Park admission fees are waived from April 16 to April 24.

  • Six Flags: During the Earth Day sale save 30 percent on season passes and memberships. Buy four or more passes or memberships online and get a free season parking pass to Six Flags America.

  • Travelodge:Save 30 percent off lodging when you stay at a Travelodge anytime between April 21 to April 24. Just visit their website and enter your travel details.

Earth: The Place You Call Home

Now that you've saved money and gotten some treats for free, it's time to treat the Earth back. Go out and do something nice for the Earth today: plant a tree, clean up some trash or otherwise take care of the environment around you.

Jamie Young contributed to the reporting for this article.

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