In states with Peet's Coffee, you can get a free cup of coffee and 25 percent off fresh beans. Of course, coffee products are part of the daily routine for more than half of Americans and Canadians and a significant percentage of those elsewhere, so this day may not be all that different from every other one.
Dunkin' Donuts: On September 29, Dunkin' Donuts customers get a free medium cup of coffee with the purchase of another medium, large, or extra-large cup of coffee. Find a participating location here. The company is offering 20 percent of all of their K-Cup pods on Keurig.com on Friday through Sunday, Oct. 1.
If you're in one of 750 participating Wawa locations in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, or Florida, you can enjoy a free cup of coffee in any size. Limit one per customer.
Unfortunately if you're looking for free coffee on National Coffee Day, Starbucks isn't where you'll find it.
PJ's Coffee: Get a free 12-ounce hot coffee Friday from the company's adopted coffee farm in Honduras.
A new observational study that involved almost 20,000 people who drank a minimum of four cups daily showed a risk of early death that was 64% lower in comparison to those who rarely or never drank coffee.
Cafe and workspace Pourt celebrates the day with a free small coffee of any kind.
Grand Central Terminal is going all out to celebrate coffee, with tastings and java-related events.
Starbucks is doing #NationalCoffeeDay a little differently than their competitors, and unfortunately there won't be any free coffee. This column reflects her opinion.