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Everybody’s favorite exploding vegetable has its own special day every Jan. 19. That’s right, National Popcorn Day is a thing, and theaters are rolling out the red carpet for the most beloved movie-watching snack. But that’s just the beginning.
We’ve found all the major national chains and retailers offering discounts on National Popcorn Day. But since you’re probably like us and want to munch on cheap popcorn year-round, we’ve got an up-to-the-minute current list of the best popcorn coupons available anywhere.
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National Popcorn Day means 50% off popcorn at these movie theaters.
The largest theater chain, AMC, will give everyone 50% off any size popcorn at all U.S. locations on National Popcorn Day, Jan. 19, 2023. You’ll get the discount automatically, whether you’re at the register or placing a mobile concession order.
Now, you don’t have to be an AMC Stubs loyalty member to get the discount, but if you are, you’ll be able to get a free refill on your half-off large popcorn.
AMC moviegoers can also take advantage of the 2023 Classic Refillable Popcorn Bucket; Stubs members pay $20.99 and then get refills all year long for $5.29 (and a same-day refill is free).
Cinemark Movie Theatres
Cinemark is taking 50% off their large popcorn (regularly $8) on Jan. 19, 2023 — National Popcorn Day.
The theater chain allows moviegoers to preorder snacks via smartphone or computer, and they’re delivered right to your seat. It’s called “Snacks in a Tap,” and Cinemark is rewarding customers who use Snacks in a Tap on National Popcorn Day will be entered to win free popcorn and soda at the theater for the rest of 2023. Five winners will be chosen.
You could also win a free large popcorn by following Cinemark on Instagram, commenting on their official National Popcorn Day post, and tagging three friends.
All sizes of Regal Cinemas popcorn will be 50% off on National Popcorn Day, Jan. 19, 2023. You don’t have to be a member of Regal’s loyalty program to get this deal — but specialty popcorns like Cheetos popcorn and caramel corn don’t apply.
And hey, if you end up having leftovers, we know the best ways for how to reheat popcorn.
These online popcorn sellers are also offering National Popcorn Day discounts.
On Jan. 19, Garrett popcorn is offering 15% savings on everything sitewide. The offer is automatically applied at checkout and applies to snack packs, bundles, tins, and more. Here are the kind of savings you can expect:
- Garrett Mix Snack Packs, 12 ct: $25.46 (reg. $29.95)
- Build Your Own Tin, 3 flavors: $56.10 (reg. $66)
- DIY Gourmet Party Favors, 50 bags: $136.00 (reg. $160)
The Popcorn Factory
Use the coupon code POPFS at checkout to receive free shopping on select items at The Popcorn Factory on Popcorn Day, Jan. 19, 2023. Some of these select items are on sale, too, and include:
- 2-Gallon Birthday Wishes Premium Assorted Tin: $32.99 (reg. $44.99), plus free shipping
- Snack Box (6 bags): $24.49 (reg. $34.99), plus free shipping
- Winter Delight Stocking: $12.99 (reg. $29.99), plus free shipping
We asked, they replied. From Jan. 18 – 26, when you buy 40 of their mini cones, you get 20 free. Getting 60 for the price of 40 — that’s 33% off.
A pack of 60 mini cones typically costs $104.98-$134.99, but with this deal, they’re only $69.99-$89.99. You don’t even need a coupon code to get the deal.