Yahoo!!! If you are lucky enough to have an A & W in your area. You will want to mark your calendar for August 6th so that you can score a really yummy freebie. Just go anytime between 2 p.m. and store closing (times will vary) for a FREE small A&W Root Beer Float. As a part of the celebration, they will be collecting donations to honor and empower wounded warriors across the country through Wounded Warrior Project.