McDonald's is giving away free Big Macs to celebrate the iconic burger's 50th anniversary.
McDonald's announced via a press release that the fast-food chain is celebrating 50 years of Big Macs by creating a global currency called a "MacCoin," which can be redeemed for a free Big Mac.
We're celebrating 50 years of Big Mac by creating a global currency—MacCoin—each one worth a free Big Mac around the 🌎, with 5 collectible designs for 5 legendary decades. Starting August 2, collect your own MacCoins when you buy a Big Mac while supplies last. #BigMac50 pic.twitter.com/xn8Z9GNLSp— McDonald's (@McDonalds) July 29, 2018
The "MacCoin" comes in five collectable designs and each design represents a decade.
Starting TOMORROW, celebrate #BigMac50! In the US, buy a Big Mac and get your hands on your own collectible MacCoin—with 5 unique designs for the 5 legendary decades. Check ‘em out below and Retweet your favorite decade ⬇️🍔🎉 pic.twitter.com/Sjx3bVhz5W— McDonald's (@McDonalds) August 1, 2018
McDonald's says starting August 2, you can collect the "MacCoins" when you buy a Big Mac at 14,000 participating restaurants across the U.S., while supplies last.
The "MacCoins" can be redeemed for a free Big Mac beginning August 3 through the end of 2018.
More than 6.2 million "MacCoins" will be distributed globally by McDonald's.
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