A woman holds an ice cream cone at Dairy Queen on Richmond's south side, 1018 S. Ninth St., on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. Mjs20180914 Dairyqueen 0008 (Photo credit: Mickey Shuey/Palladium-Item/USA Today)

(Photo credit: Mickey Shuey/Palladium-Item/USA Today)

Start of Spring Kicks Off With Free Ice Cream Cones On Wednesday

March 18, 2019

Dairy Queen wants everyone to celebrate the start of Spring with having a free ice cream cone on them.

This Wednesday, March 20th marks the first day of Spring when DQ patrons can get a free small vanilla soft-serve cone at non-mall DQ and DQ Grill & Chill locations, Delish reports.

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In a press release from Maria Hokanson, executive vice president of marketing at American Dairy Queen Corporation, she says "We love that our tradition of Free Cone Day has become synonymous with the return of warmer weather and bringing people together."

There are ten Bay Area locations of Dairy Queen including San Bruno, San Ramon, Campbell and Vacaville.