Free root beer floats!

Beat the heat at SONIC Drive-In tonight, where from 8 p.m. to midnight you can get a free root beer float.

The fast-food chain, which has multiple locations throughout Columbus, plans to serve more than 3 million free root beer floats nationwide throughout tonight's promotion. For the remainder of June, floats will be 99 cents.

Local SONIC restaurants include:

1810 Wynnton Road, 706-323-2447

1705 Manchester Expressway, 706-321-8727

2012 Floyd Road, 706-563-1135

5586 Milgen Road, 706-562-0608

3464 Victory Drive, 706-687-1715

3507 Summerville Road, 334-214-5008