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March Madness is here, and even if you busted your bracket — or aren’t a basketball fan at all — there are food deals that’ll have you saving throughout the entire season (March 17 – April 4).

Learn how you can get free wings, free doughnuts, and discounts of up to 82.2% on your McDonald’s order.


1. Buffalo Wild Wings: 6 Free Wings

A dry rub seasoned traditional buffalo wings being dipped into ranch dressing.

If you’re a Blazin’ Rewards member at Buffalo Wild Wings, you’ll get six free wings (reg. $10.29) when you order when a March Madness game goes into overtime. You’ll get this coupon by logging on to your Blazin’ Rewards account the same day the game goes into overtime.

These Buffalo Wild Wings coupons expire on May 4, 2022.

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2. McDonald’s: Cheap Nuggets & Big Macs

McDonald’s is running various promotions when you order through the McDonald’s app. All you need to do is add the deal to your online order when you make your purchase. Here is what they’ve offered on various days during March Madness 2022:

  • March 24: Baked Apple Pie for $0.30 (reg. $1.69, 82.2% off)
  • March 27: McChicken for $0.80 (reg. $2.19, 63.4% off)
  • April 2: 4-piece Chicken McNuggets for $0.40 (reg. $1.79, 77.6% off)
  • April 4: Big Mac for $2 (reg. $4.59, 56.4% off)

Plus, customers who order at least $20 from McDonald’s from March 25 – 27 on DoorDash get a free Sausage McMuffin with Egg (reg. $2.50) with promo code MCMUFFIN or a free Crispy Chicken Sandwich (reg. $3.99) with promo code BASKETBALL if you order $20 or more.

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3. Auntie Anne’s: Free DoorDash Delivery

Auntie Annes storefront in a mall

Get a $0 delivery fee on any Auntie Anne’s order on tournament days during March Madness, through April 4, 2022. Also get free DoorDash delivery for orders $15+ with DoorDash until March 30.


4. Moe’s Southwest Grill: Free Queso & Double Points

The front of a Moe's restaurant.

If you’re a Moe Rewards member and you order between March 17 – 20, March 24 – 27, and April 2 – 4, 2022, you’ll earn double points on all your purchases and receive a free cup of queso (reg. $3.50).



5. Wendy’s: $1 Dave’s Single Burgers & More

Dave's Single Burger unwrapped at a Wendy's fast food restaurant

Wendy’s has March Madness deals running from March 24 to April 10 via the Wendy’s app. All you need to do is select the deal from the rewards page and then add it to your cart. Deals include:

  • $1 Dave’s Single (reg. $4.19, 76.1% off); can be used daily
  • Half-off breakfast through March 31; can be used daily
  • $3 off orders of $15 when you order through the Wendy’s app; can be used daily
  • BOGO $1 Premium Chicken Sandwich (reg. $4.99, 39.9% off); ; can be used once a week

Check out even more ways to save at Wendy’s to get more Frosties and other food deals.


6. TGI Fridays: 25% off Platters & Bundles


TGI Fridays is celebrating March Madness with 25% off Platters, Party Trays, and Family Bundles when you use the following promo codes:

  • March 15 – 20: SLAMDUNK
  • March 24 – 27: TEAMBUNDLE
  • April 1 – 4: CHAMPIONS


7. Taco Bell: Free Nacho Fries

When you order Taco Bell from March 24 – 26 through the Taco Bell app or website, you’ll get a free order of Nacho Fries (reg. $1.49) if you order at least $1 worth of food.

If you place a delivery order through Uber Eats, you’ll also get $5 off your entire order.

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8. Krispy Kreme: Free Doughnut

krispy kreme advertisement for free doughnut with your march madness bracket

When you go to Krispy Kreme from March 24 – 27 and show them your March Madness bracket, they’ll give you a free Original Glazed doughnut (reg. $1.39). You can do this once a day until March 27 — that’s four free doughnuts (or $5.56).

Additionally, if you’re a Krispy Kreme Rewards member, you’ll get a coupon for $1 dozen Original Glazed doughnuts (reg. $10.99) when you buy a dozen — a 45.4% savings.

There are plenty more ways to get free Krispy Kreme doughnuts all year long if you missed out on this promo.


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