Starbucks Summer Game 2023: How to Play (for Free) and Prizes

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Starbucks summer game is back! See what you can win and how to play the game for free, every day.

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Starbucks Summer Game

  • Starbucks Summer Game: Adventure Awaits is an online game for Starbucks Rewards members. Anyone in the United States at least 18 years old can play by signing up to be a Rewards member.
  • The game starts on Monday, May 15, 2023 at 4AM (Pacific Time) and ends on June 18, 2023 at 11:59PM (Pacific Time).
  • 10 grand prize winners will a 5-night, all expense paid trip for 2 to any of the 20 unique Starbucks destinations around the world and $2000 spending money. Destinations include Tokyo, Dubai, Bali, and Italy.
  • You don’t need to make any purchases to play.

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How to Play

The game is played on, not on the Starbucks app. You must be signed into your Starbucks Rewards account to play.

To play, click on the camera illustration. Each game play gets you a snap of the camera.

A game play includes an Instant Win Game prize, a game play, a Sweepstakes entry, or a Skills Game “booster.”

To play, use your Starbucks card or app to make a purchase at Starbucks. (Getting Starbucks cards and card reloads won’t count.)

After making the purchase, go to, and sign in to get a game play.

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How to Play for Free

You don’t have to make a single purchase or do any of the challenges to get game plays.

Go to and scroll down to the bottom of the page.

Click on “To enter without making a purchase, click here.” to complete and submit the free game play entry form.

You’ll be required to watch a 30 second video (you can’t skip forward) and answering questions. An email with a link will be sent to get a game play.

You’ll need to fill out the entry form (and watch the video) each time to select a play type to get game plays.

You are limited to 2 free game plays per day.

Skills Game

This game is purely for fun and you won’t win anything for playing the Skills Game.

It’s a bubble popping game that has 20 levels which you can access after winning each level.

You can earn “boosters” for the Skills game as a game play.


Grand Prize: Trip for 2
10 winners
A trip for 2 to a city of winner’s choice from one of the 20 Starbucks unique destinations around the world. Prize includes round trip tickets, 5 nights stay at a hotel, and $2000 spending money.
Approximate value: $15,893.00

First Prize: $250 Starbucks Gift Card
50 winners
Approximate value: $250.00

Second Prize: 1,000 Bonus Stars
2,850 winners
1,000 Bonus Stars will be added to each winner’s account.
Approximate value: $27.00

Third Prize: Cranium Board Game
500 winners
This is a super weak prize.
Approximate value: $34.99

Fourth Prize: $25 Starbucks Gift Card
20,000 winners
This is a super weak prize.
Approximate value: $25.00

Fifth Prize: Starbucks Reserve Hawaii Tote
498 winners
Approximate value: $20.00

Sixth Prize: Starbucks Reserve Hawaii Tumbler
344 winners
Approximate value: $18.00

Seventh Prize: $10 Starbucks Gift Card
100,000 winners
Approximate value: $10.00

Eighth Prize: $5 Starbucks Gift Card
300,000 winners
Approximate value: $5.00

Ninth Prize: 100 Bonus Stars
10,000 winners
Approximate value: $2.72

10th Prize: 50 Bonus Stars
50,500 winners

11th Prize: 25 Bonus Stars
225,000 winners

12th Prize: Temporary Tattoos
100,000 winners
Approximate value: $0.65

13th Prize: 10 Bonus Stars
1,215,000 winners

14th Prize: 5 Bonus Stars
8,000,000 winners

Good luck and have fun playing the game!


1 thought on “Starbucks Summer Game 2023: How to Play (for Free) and Prizes”

  1. i just got the temporary tattoos. except for the butterfly, they are very badly done. why you think that these are better than free stars baffles me. and you sent it in packaging that probably cost you 10 times more than the tattoos themselves


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