- Midterm elections are taking place on Nov. 6.
- Candidates have spent millions in preparation for this day, but consumers don’t have to.
- Election-day discounts and freebies on food and more are available today.
Election Day 2018 has finally arrived, which means millions of Americans are headed to the polls to cast their ballots for the midterm elections. And although voter turnout for midterm elections have been historically low, retailers across the country want to give you some incentive to get to the polls. To reward you for exercising your right to vote, many retailers are offering promo codes, discounts and more for Election Day 2018.
Election Day 2018 Sales and Freebies
For many of these Election Day deals, you must show your “I Voted” sticker to receive any discount or reward.
Election Day Food Freebies
- Shake Shack: Get a free order of fries with any purchase when you show your “I Voted” sticker.
- California Tortilla: Score free chips and queso with any purchase when you show your “I Voted” sticker.
- Blaze Pizza: Order a pizza through the restaurant’s app and pay no delivery fee.
- Lemonade: Score a free cup of the restaurant’s famous lemonade with any purchase when show your “I Voted” sticker.
- Corner Bakery Cafe: Get a free coffee of any size when you present your “I Voted” sticker at participating locations.
- Potbelly: Get a free cookie today through Nov 7. No “I Voted” sticker is needed.
- Jimboy’s Tacos: Enjoy an order of Ground Beef Nachos for a discounted price of $5.50 at participating locations.
- Baked by Melissa: The New York-based restaurant is giving a free cupcake when your present your “I Voted” sticker. Or you can also get 10 percent off your purchase online when you use code IVOTED2018.
Election Day Free Rides to the Polls
- Uber: The ride-sharing service is offering free rides through its partners Democracy Works and #VoteTogether.
- Lyft: In honor of Election Day, Lyft is providing 50 percent off rides across the U.S. and free rides to people in underserved communities.
- Getaround: The car-sharing company is offering $10 off election day bookings with promo code GETAROUND2VOTE in select cities now through Nov. 7.
- Lime: The scooter company is offering free rides on its bikes, e-bikes and e-scooters to the polls with code LIME2VOTE18.
- Los Angeles Metro: All rides will be free until midnight.
- Citi Bike NYC: Get a free ride when you enter promo code “BIKETOVOTE.”
Election Day Retail Deals
- Macy’s: Enjoy 20 percent off your purchase when you present this coupon. Some exceptions apply.
- Tarte Cosmetics: The beauty brand is offering limited free mascara when your share your “I VOTED” sticker on social media.
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