Being a good-gifter requires thought and creativity. But when you want ease of effort and you want to let the recipient have some choice in what they receive, get “The Gift Card.”

“‘Tis better to give than to receive” takes on new meaning with some gift cards in the form of you get something while giving.

61% of people like them and the National Retail Federation says gift cards are the most popular item on wish lists for the 11th year in a row.

Here’s a bonus, treat yourself in Cheyenne while giving to others.


Applebee's: buy $50 a gift card and get a $10 bonus card.

Buffalo Wild Wings: A $25 gift card gets a $5 bonus card.

Chick-fil-A: has an $8 Chick-fil-A’s 2018 Cow Calendar with a free food offer each month.

Chili's: Get a $10 bonus card with a $50 gift card.

Chipotle: A $30 gift card can get a buy one, get one free burrito, bowl, salad, or tacos.

Cold Stone Creamery: Every $30 gift card gets a $5 bonus.

Culver’s: A $25 gift card gets a free Value Basket.

IHOP: A $25 gift card gets a $5 coupon.

Olive Garden: Buy a $50 gift card and get a $10 bonus card.

On The Border: Every $25 gift card gets a $5 bonus card.

Outback Steakhouse: A $50 gift card gets a $10 bonus card.

Panda Express: A $25 gift card gets free fortune cookies.

Red Lobster: Every $50 gift card gets $10 off or a free appetizer.

Taco Bell: A $25 gift card gets a free combo.

Taco John's: A $25 gift card gets a $5 bonus card.

Texas Roadhouse: A $30 gift card gets a $5 bonus gift card.

Barnes & Noble: A $30 gift card multi-pack sells for $25 in-store, and includes three $10 gift cards. And shoppers spending $100 Dec. 21-24 in-store, get a $10 reward card.

J.C. Penney: A $100 gift card gets a $25 off coupon.


Many of these promotions have a short shelf life in availability and in the length of time they will be honored. Check the details before buying.