BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – For many, the arrival of Friday ushers in the close of a long workweek. And this Friday, October 14, fans of cookies, cakes, and pie have double reason to celebrate.

National Dessert Day is celebrated on October 14, and participants are encouraged to indulge their sugary cravings by enjoying their favorite desserts.

According to Today and other sources, some restaurants are offering specials that might interest National Dessert Day celebrants.

Four of these offers are listed below. It’s recommended that interested foodies call the restaurants first and make sure they’re sponsoring the deal locally.

BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse

BJ’s specializes in a dessert pizza called a Pizookie, which is made from dough, cooked in a deep dish pizza pan, and garnished with a variety of sweet toppings. All Pizookies are only $5 to dine-in guests for a limited time.

Freddy’s Frozen Custard and Steakburgers

Here’s how to get a free sundae: Anyone who downloads the restaurants’ mobile app for the first time qualifies for a free Regular Concrete sundae.


For only $1, purchase Wendy’s special coupon book, which offers five free junior Frostys. This deal is available through October 31. Click here to order the coupon book.

Jack In The Box

This fast-food chain is offering a free five-piece order of churros with the purchase of a Basic Witch Shake and use of the code “ACTUALLYFALL.” This special runs through October 31.

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