Take a Break on National Coffee Day

While the beginning of fall may find you back in the grind, there is one unique holiday that gives you something to look forward to — Thursday, September 29 is National Coffee Day!

Can you believe there are over 100 million coffee drinkers around the world? They consume more than 400 billion cups of joe every year! National Coffee Day celebrates the iconic role of coffee in our daily lives. From that first sip in the morning to that pick-me-up with an after-dinner treat, coffee is truly a beloved beverage throughout the nation and beyond.

Another fun coffee fact: nurses and physicians rank first and second, respectively, as the top two coffee drinking professions according to a survey done by CareerBuilder and Dunkin’ Donuts.

Here are a few ways that you can celebrate National Coffee Day:


  • Send free National Coffee Day cards to family, friends, and co-workers. Browse through the special category of  digital cards just for National Coffee Day. Digital greeting cards enable you to send cards online that have the look and feel of traditional paper cards.
  • Learn more about National Coffee Day and find out where to get free coffee. Visit the Reason to Celebrate page for National Coffee Day to find out which coffee shops are offering free coffee. You can also share the page with your Facebook friends and Twitter followers so they can get in on the free coffee fun!
  • Join the National Coffee Day conversation on Punchbowl's Facebook page. The Facebook community will be sharing their own tips for how to celebrate and where to get free coffee. Stay tuned and add your own tips and suggestions.

Most importantly, don’t forget to take time out for a coffee break of your own sometime during your day — whether it’s before a big meeting, after you drop the kids off at school, or after dinner with dessert. Enjoy National Coffee Day!

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