Wendy’s giving away free chicken nuggets nationwide this week


Wendy’s fast food chain chicken nuggets are viewed in Bowie, Maryland on May 9, 2017. – An American teenager has broken the world record for the most retweets, in a crusade to win a year’s supply of his favorite food: chicken nuggets.Beating out TV stars Ellen Degeneres and Kim Kardashian, and leaving former US president Barack Obama in the slow lane, 16-year-old Carter Wilkerson started his Twitter challenge on April 5 when he asked the Wendy’s fast food chain how many retweets he would need to receive a year’s supply of nuggets for free.And the web responded. On May 9, 2017, his message had been retweeted more than 3.4 million times, beating the record that Degeneres racked up at the 2014 Oscars, when she posted a selfie with a gaggle of film stars that included Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Meryl Streep and Brad Pitt. (Photo by JIM WATSON / AFP) (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images)

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – What’s better than chicken nuggets? Dare we say, free chicken nuggets?

That’s right – Wendy’s says it’s offering everyone who goes to any of its drive-thrus nationwide a free 4-piece order of nuggets this Friday, April 24.

You can even choose between regular or spicy.

According to the fast-food chain, the nuggets are completely free and there’s no purchase necessary to get them.

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