Krispy Kreme glazed dougnuts are shown, Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2004, in Charlotte, N.C. Shares of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc.'s fell sharply Monday as a 79 percent plunge in third quarter earnings and an intensifying accounting investigation overshadowed the pastry maker's statement that the low-carb craze might be easing. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond)
For some, it's just another day. For others, it's an opportunity to take advantage of the extra time by making a difference in some way or by being more productive.
Regardless of how you choose to spend your Leap Day, these deals will make the quadrennial day that much better:
Buy a beverage, get a second of equal or lesser value for 29 cents.
Buy one dozen original glazed doughnuts for $2.29 with the purchase of another dozen at regular price.
If it's your birthday:
Great American Cookies
Celebrating a birthday on Leap Day? Great American Cookies will give you a free cookie cake if you have an ID to prove you were born on Feb. 29.
Hard Rock Cafe
Leap Day babies can also get a free meal at Hard Rock Cafe locations.
Show an ID and get a free, one-topping Personal Pan Pizza for carryout only.
Urban Outfitters will offer a selection of products priced at $29 or less, and Aeropostale and Betsey Johnson are offering 29 percent off online orders with codes LEAP29 and LEAP, respectively. Expedia will allow travelers to book hotel reservations with the Expedia app on or before Feb. 29 to save 29 percent at select properties worldwide, and Frontier Airlines will offer $29 flights to select cities, according to ClarkHoward.com.