(CBS Detroit) – Ice cream and summer will always go hand in hand and in case you needed another excuse to indulge in a scoop, National Ice Cream Day is this Sunday, July 15th.

It’s no secret that Michiganders love their ice cream however it may surprise you that our state’s favorite flavor is far from basic.

Moosetracks topped the list in Michigan.

In fact, over 70% of states’ favorite flavor was something other than the two basic flavors of vanilla and chocolate.

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Here’s a list of places you can get free or discounted deals this weekend!

National Ice Cream Day Deals: 

Baskin-Robbins
Download the Baskin-Robbins app and take advantage of special offers on National Ice Cream Day like a buy-one-get-one cone, a buy-one-get-one for $0.99 sundae and $2 off a medium milkshake. Click or tap here to get the app.

Cold Stone Creamery
Join Cold Stone Creamery’s eClub and get a buy-one-get-one Free Creation on your account for your birthday, exclusive member-only offers, and opportunities to win fantastic prizes all year long.

Dippin’ Dots
Stop by a participating Dippin Dots on Sunday and get a free mini cup of Dippin’ Dots. This offer is only valid during a two-hour window, and the time varies by location. Check with your local Dippin’ Dots store for hours.

PetSmart
Bring your four-legged furry friend in for a free doggie ice cream at participating PetSmart PetsHotel locations on Saturday and Sunday.

Steak ‘N Shake
Take the entire family out to Steak ‘N Shake to celebrate National Ice Cream Day this weekend. While they don’t have specific deals on their shakes, kids eat free all weekend so you will still save while enjoying their famous milkshakes.

Whole Foods
All Whole Foods Market stores will be celebrating with a three-day sale on pints of Ben & Jerry’s and Talenti dairy and non-dairy ice cream. Customers can pick any two for just $6. Amazon Prime members can also take advantage of an extra 10% discount. This offer is valid from July 13 to July 15 while supplies last.

Take a look at the infographic via netbase for an ice cream flavor breakdown by state:

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