Gets deals for National Ice Cream Day, save on home décor and enter to win Capitol Hill Block Party tickets.

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• Get $2 scoops of ice cream at Cupcake Royale on Sunday, July 16, to celebrate National Ice Cream Day. The offer is good at all scoop shop locations, with buy-one-get-one-free pints at the West Seattle and Madrona shops. Look for specials at other local ice-creams shops and national chains, as well. McDonald’s, for example, will give away free vanilla soft serve cones on July 16 (with coupon via the company’s app).

• Enter to win two VIP tickets to the Capitol Hill Block Party and hear free live music at the Filson Summer Music Series event on Thursday, July 20, from 6–8 p.m. Plastic Picnic and Spirit Award will play at the Filson flagship in Sodo, and there also will be free refreshments, giveaways and custom guitar straps for sale from the Filson Restoration Department.

• Get exclusive discounts and other specials at the unveiling of Pottery Barn’s reimagined store at University Village today through Sunday, July 16. The redesigned store is meant to make shopping easier and reflect the company’s new aesthetic of “artisanal vintage,” mixing romantic florals and industrial metals.

• Get 40 percent off outdoor furniture, barbeque accessories, coolers and more summer gear at Bartell Drugs through Saturday, July 22. Find more details and specials at