July 11 is called 7-Eleven Day because it is 7/11. 7th month, 11th day: 7-Eleven Day. 7-Eleven celebrates it as their birthday. Each year on July 11 they give away Slurpees. You can get a free small Slurpee, anytime today between 11am and 7pm.
FUN SLURPEE FACTS:
- Slurpee drinks are all served at 28 degrees.
- When Slurpee first hit the market, it wasn’t self-serve. The machine was behind the counter and the clerk served the product to you.
- Slurpee drinks are carbonated.
- Sugar is the anti-freezing agent in most Slurpee drinks.
- Only one private individual owns a bona fide Slurpee machine. The rest are in 7-Eleven.
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