Ben & Jerry's offers free ice cream on 'Free Cone Day'

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HOUSTON – Head to Ben & Jerry's on Tuesday for free ice cream on Free Cone Day. 

To thank their ice cream-loving customers, Ben & Jerry's is giving away ice cream around the world. Customers can get a free single scoop at participating locations from noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Free Cone Day was launched in 1979 to thank customers for their support during the company's first year of business in Burlington, Vermont. 

Ben & Jerry's locations in the Houston area: 

5515 Kirby Drive, Houston

16155 City Walk, Sugar Land