HONOLULU (KHON2) — This week is a special time to celebrate teachers across the country for the countless hours they devote to their students in-and-out of the classrooms.

In Hawaii, several businesses are showing their appreciation by offering discounts and freebies.

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Lanikai Juice

Offer: 20% off any smoothie, bowl, or juice.

Valid: May 2-6

Details: Must present valid teachers ID or badge.

Aloha Petroleum

Offer: 25-cent-per-gallon discount with cash purchase

Valid: May 2-6

Details: Purchase must be made in cash to receive the discount. Present your valid school ID.

Participating locations: All Aloha Petroleum and Shell stations statewide that have an Aloha Island Mart. View flyer.

Aloha Island Mart

Offer: Free coffee or fountain drink (any size)

Valid: May 2-6

Details: One per person per day with valid school ID.


Offer: Free classic donut and small hot coffee

Valid: May 2-6

Details: One per person per day with valid school ID.

Participating locations: Ualena Street, Pearlridge, Pearl City Gateway, Kapolei and University of Hawaii at Manoa.

McDonald’s of Hawaii

Offer: Free medium hot brewed or iced coffee

Valid: May 2-8

Details: One per person per day with valid school ID. No purchase necessary. Offer available all day in the restaurants or via the drive-thru. Valid at all 73 McDonald’s locations on Oahu, Maui, Hawaii Island, and Kauai.

Jamba Juice

Offer: Buy one smoothie, get one free

Valid: Tuesday, May 3

Details: Must present valid school ID or recent pay stub.

Jack in the Box

Offer: Free hot or iced coffee

Valid: May 2-4

Details: Must present valid school ID or recent pay stub.

Big City Diner

Offer: 15% off your entree with a beverage purchase per person

Valid: Every Tuesday in May (3, 10, 17, 24, and 31)

Details: Valid 10 a.m. through 8 p.m. for dine in only; up to four (4) people per table with HSTA membership card or valid school ID. Not valid with any other discount, special, or with $50 pre-printed “C”-cards.

Hulalei Designs

Offer: 20% off online purchases

Valid: Now through June 30

Details: Shop online and use code KUMU at checkout.

Liʻu Love Clothing

Offer: 15% off online purchases

Valid: May 2-6

Details: Shop online and use code KUMU15 at checkout.

Bess Press

Offer: 35% off print titles

Valid: May 2-31

Details: Offer valid on print titles listed on the Bess Press website; bilingual/monolingual island readers (Chuukese, Marshallese, Hawaiian) excluded from offer.

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Click here for more Teacher Appreciate Week discounts and to see offers exclusive to Hawaii State Teachers Association members that are only accessible with registered accounts.

Eden of Love was initially included as part of the discounts for all teachers. HSTA later reached out to make a correction: The discount is exclusive to HSTA members.