Local businesses give away freebies for tax dayFargo, ND (WDAY TV) -- This can be a very stressful day for those of you still needing to meet the deadline.
Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) -- This can be a very stressful day for those of you still needing to meet the deadline.
With the added stress, roads can become dangerous with distracted drivers.
April 15th is not only tax day, it's also one of the most stressful days of the year, which can cause headaches on the roadways.
Sgt. Kevin Pallas with the Fargo Police Dept: "When somebody has their mind on something else and not on the roadway, the chance of them making a mistake and not paying attention, should."
When you factor in the snow, it doesn't make things any better.
Pallas: "We are encouraging people be patient number one with each other while on the road."
If tax day has you down, There are plenty of freebies around town that might boost your mood. The first stop a free massage.
Hydro massage inside Planet Fitness is offering free massages not only today, but until Friday.
Shelby Foltz/Planet Fitness Manager: "You can come in, you just mention the offer, we'll let you try it out."
The machine uses water and heat to ease stress away. You can play games or listen to tranquil music while you wind down.
Foltz: "It massages you head to toe, you can adjust the pressure, how fast it goes. If you only want it on your back you can do it from just here to here."
And if the massage wasn't enough to boost your spirits, you can head on over to the Moorhead Dairy Queen for a free sweet treat.
Diane Deleon/Owner, Dairy Queen: "It's absolutely fun to give things away."
It's a long tradition here at the dairy queen to hand out free Chocolate sundaes.
Diane: "One year we had just amazing weather and we gave away, it was over 1800 sundaes in two hours."
The free sundaes are offered until 10:30. Mail will be collected in Fargo until midnight.