12 Daylight Saving Time Deals on Coffee and Food to Help Lose Sleep

Daylight saving time has arrived again. On Friday, March 10, when the clocks “go forward,” we will gain an hour of evening sunlight for a few months but lose an hour of sleep for a day.

Although it seems like a fair exchange, missing a precious hour of sleep can disrupt your routine. To help you combat yawning, many brands offer deals on coffee, tea, and breakfast foods. Here are a few to start your day off right!

Burger King

Burger King is hosting Perks Week (March 10-16) in the days following Daylight Saving Time, offering customers seven days of deals. Here’s what’s in store:

  • Sunday March 10: Get a free Croissan’wich with any purchase of $1+.

  • Monday March 11: Get free 5-piece French toast sticks with any purchase of $1 or more.

  • Tuesday 12 March : Take home a free bottle of Simply OJ with any purchase of $1 or more.

  • Wednesday March 13: Get an order of large hash browns with a purchase of $1 or more.

  • Thursday March 14 (aka Pi Day): Get a free Hershey’s Frozen Pie with a purchase of $3.14 or more.

  • Friday March 15: Take home a free large vanilla iced coffee with any purchase of $1 or more.

  • Saturday March 16: Get a free sausage biscuit with any purchase of $1 or more.

Dunkin’ and Grubhub

Dunkin’ and Grubhub are teaming up to offer customers free coffee up to $7 with orders of $20 or more on March 9-10.

Offer includes the following items: Original Blend Iced Coffee, Cold Brew, Iced Latte, Iced Cappuccino, Iced Macchiato, Iced Americano, Original Blend, Dunkin’ Midnight, Latte, Cappuccino, Macchiato, Americano, Espresso Shot, Matcha Latte , Chai Latte and hot chocolate.

GoPuff and Starbucks

Gopuff and Starbucks will deliver free coffee nationwide on March 10 between 3:01 a.m. ET and 11:59 p.m. ET. Here’s how their two offers work:

  • Markets across the country: Add a free 13.7-ounce Starbucks Frappuccino (Mocha and Coffee flavors) to your Gopuff order ($12.95 minimum) using code SPRINGFORWARD while supplies last. Offer is limited to one per user.

  • Philadelphia: Add a free large Starbucks iced or brewed coffee to any Gopuff order ($12.95 minimum). Offer will be applied automatically at checkout. Offer is limited to one per user.


Need a morning pick-me-up after losing an hour of sleep? TODAY.com readers can get 30% off coffee, tea and chai gift baskets at GourmetGiftBaskets.com through March 31 using the code DAYTODAY. Offer excludes same day deliveries.

International delight

On March 10 and 11, International Delight customers can score a free can of the brand’s new Reese’s Iced Coffee while supplies last. Offer is valid at participating 7-Eleven, Speedway and Stripes stores with a coupon in the 7Rewards and Speedy Rewards app.


To commemorate daylight saving time, La Madeleine is offering its customers a free filter coffee (any size) on March 10 or 11 with any purchase (dine-in or take-out) when ordering online or in the coffee app.

Quantum Energy Square

Craving caffeine after losing an hour of sleep? TODAY.com readers can get 25% off caffeinated protein bars at QuantumSquares.com using code TODAYLIGHT25. You can also get free shipping on orders over $35 and a free gift on orders over $50.

Danish Kringles from Racine

There’s nothing like a delicious pastry to cheer you up after a lost hour of sleep. TODAY.com readers can get 15% off Racine Danish Kringles (aka Wisconsin’s state pastry) through March 12, using the code TODAY15. This offer cannot be combined with other offers.

The coffee bean and the tea leaf

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is offering $1 off large caffeinated beverages all day March 10 to loyal members.


Wendy’s has a few weekend app deals for Daylight Saving Time:

  • Get a free small coffee (hot, cold or Frosty Cream Cold Brew) with a minimum purchase of $3 during breakfast hours

  • Buy Any Breakfast Sandwich for $3

Offers cannot be combined and are available at participating U.S. locations for a limited time.

White Castle

White Castle is offering customers a free dessert on a stick on March 10 (no purchase necessary) to mark Daylight Saving Time and celebrate the chain’s anniversary.


On March 10, Ziggi’s Coffee customers will be able to bring any personal “cup” to the store and fill it with coffee for $1.99 all day. Cups and containers of all sizes are welcome!

This article was originally published on TODAY.com

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