We may never be able to thank teachers enough for all their hard work, but we can try! We can’t think of a better way to show our appreciation than by listing all the FREE goodies and deals in the Wichita area that are starting well before Teacher Appreciation Week. From free food, to free car washes, to amazing discounts at local stores, we know you’ll get the most out of your Appreciation week!
2017 Teacher Appreciation Week is officially from May 8 through May 12, but the deals start MUCH earlier than that. Be sure you look at the dates for each deal so you don’t miss any of them!
PepperJax Grill BOGO for Teachers
PepperJax Grill will be showing their love for teachers with a full week of deals, in honor of Teacher Appreciation Week! They will be offering a buy-one/get-one FREE deal when you purchase any entrée. In Wichita, they have two locations, one on the East side and one on the West side. Head over to either PepperJax Grill location from May 1 to May 9 (Teacher Appreciation Day) to get your favorite mouthwatering dish (Philly cheesesteaks, smoked brisket, loaded fries, just to name a few). Bring your school ID to show at the register, and enjoy your delicious FREE entrée, teachers!
Date: Monday, May 1 to Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Time: Regular business hours, Sunday-Thursday: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Friday-Saturday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Locations: East side: 3130 N. Rock Rd. Unit 50, West side: 2616 N. Maize Rd. Unit 102
Cost: Free Entrée with the purchase of a second entree
Who: Any Wichita-area Faculty and Staff
For more information, check out http://www.pepperjaxgrill.com
Wings of the Wind Kite and Toys Teacher Appreciation Deal
Wings of the Wind Kites and Toys has an abundance of unique toys, kites, garden décor and much more. They want to celebrate their Wichita teacher friends by offering a discount of 15% off any purchase on Teacher Appreciation Day, Tuesday, May 9th. Grab something for yourself or a friend at their store on Rock Road, just North of Starbucks. Don’t forget to bring in your school ID to show at the register.
Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Time: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Location: 550 N. Rock Rd., Suite 60
Cost: 15% off any purchase
Museum of World Treasures Free Admission for Teachers
Did you know that the Museum of World Treasures always has free admission for teachers throughout the whole year? Come anytime during their normal business hours to experience treasures from around the world. Just bring your school ID, and enjoy your time in the historic Old Town District!
Date: Normal business hours, Monday – Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday: Noon to 5 p.m.
Location: 835 E. 1st St. in Old Town
Cost: Free for teachers with school ID
And one more…
Sonic’s Limeades for Learning Here’s a different kind of freebie for teachers, and it’s one everyone can help with: “This month, SONIC will donate funds to classroom projects and all you need to do is thank a teacher using the #ThanksTeach hashtag and post, share or pin on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or Pinterest. For more info: https://limeadesforlearning.com/”
Please share this post with your teacher friends, and thank them for all they do!
Green Lantern Free Car Wash for Teachers As a thank you to teachers, Green Lantern Car Wash is giving away a FREE basic car wash to all educators! This FREE car wash will only be available on Tuesday, May 2 during their normal business hours, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Their West side location and East side location will be offering this awesome deal, so head over to the one closest to you. Make sure to bring your school ID with you (this includes homeschool teachers too!). What a deal! Thanks to Emily for finding this one! Date: Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Time: Green Lantern business hours, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Locations: East side: 3323 N. Rock Rd., West Side: 10510 W. 21 St. N.
Cost: FREE with your school ID For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1858306560853503/
The Popcorner Free Popcorn for Teachers Treat yourself! The Popcorner has some of the best popcorn in the state, and they’ll be giving away a FREE small bag of any flavor of their popcorn to teachers. Mark down Tuesday, May 2nd on your calendars, because you won’t want to miss this goodness! They have two locations, one on the West side, and one in Andover. Both locations will be giving away their sweets! All you need to do is show their Facebook post at the register, and show them your school ID. Date: Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Time: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Locations: West side: 2121 N. Tyler Rd., Suite 141; Andover: 528 N. Andover Rd.
Cost: Free to teachers with their school ID
Chipotle Teachers Appreciation BOGO Calling all educators! Do you love Chipotle? Well, Chipotle loves you back! In honor of Teacher Appreciation Day, Chipotle is running a buy-one/get-one FREE deal of their burritos, bowls, tacos, and salads with the purchase of another entrée item of equal or greater value. Teachers, staff, and faculty can grab their favorite dish on Tuesday, May 2nd from 3 p.m. to close. There’s a limit of one free menu item per educator, and the offer is only available for in-store orders (not on-line, fax, mobile, or catering). Don’t forget to bring your valid school ID. If you’re an educator, take a break and go get rewarded for all your hard work! Date: Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Time: 3 p.m. to close
Location: Any Chipotle in the U.S.
Cost: Buy-one/get-one free (with the purchase of an equal or greater value item)
For more information, visit https://chipotle.com/teacherappreciation FREE Notepad from Shutterfly Shutterfly knows the importance of taking notes, so they’re giving away FREE personalized notepads (worth $14.99) to teachers until Tuesday, May 2nd. Use the code TEACHER at checkout. Follow this link to get the deal.