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Local Companies Offer Special Deals For Leap Day Birthdays

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- For people who were born on a Leap Day, their birthday only really comes around once every four years, and a number of local companies and restaurants are offering deals to help them celebrate.

Anyone who was born on Leap Day can head to a Giant Eagle, Market District or GetGo location to get a free, five-inch petite birthday cake on Feb. 29. According to a release from the company, more than 2,300 people with Giant Eagle Advantage Cards in western Pennsylvania were born on a Leap Day.

Other special offers:

  • Great American Cookies is giving a free cookie cake.
  • Hard Rock Café is gifting a free entrée.
  • Houlihans is presenting a free entrée PLUS an additional 28 free entrees over the next 30 days.
  • Olive Garden is providing four free Dolcini desserts.
  • Pizza Hut is giving a free one-topping personal pizza.
  • Sprinkles Cupcakes is awarding four free cupcakes.

Giant Eagle is offering a number of other one-day offers so those who weren't born on Leap Day can still celebrate:

  • 29 cent fuelperks for every $50 spent on all retailer gift cards at Giant Eagle, Market District and GetGo
  • 29 cent any size brewed coffee at Giant Eagle and GetGo (see store for details)
  • 29 cent per pound bananas at Giant Eagle and Market District
  • $2.29 12-count mini cupcakes at Giant Eagle and Market District
  • 29 health and beauty items will be buy one, get one for 29 cents at Giant Eagle and Market District

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