History of the Slurpee

July 11th is celebrated across the country with free Slurpees at 7-Eleven.

It turns out Washingtonians love Slurpees. The number one selling Slurpee store in the country is located in Kennewick, Washington.

So for all you Slurpee lovers, here's a look back at the history of those cool beverages.

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Find a Slurpee near you

If all these Slurpee images have you feeling kind of thirsty. Take advantage of the free Slurpee offer this July 11. Find a Slurpee near you.

Photo by (Creative Commons/Lauren Siegert)
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