National Donut Day 2019: Free Treats At Krispy Kreme & More Epic Deals


Generally, these national deal days are just a sneaky ploy for fast food chains to get you in the door, but today's deals will actually get you feeling like you're celebrating donuts for a reason. The shop is also offering free doughnut-themed swag and giveaways in-store and via Instagram. So while you're enjoying your wonderful Hurts Donut this Friday, know that you're doing an fantastic thing to help out those who have sacrificed so much.

Dunkin' Donuts is offering a free donut with any purchase.

While the Canadian company acknowledged the occasion last year and created a new, limited edition 'Honey Dip Donut Breakfast Sandwich', this year they have neglected to release a new special treat for Canadians.

The Salvation Army is giving out free donuts and coffee to shoppers at its Family Stores in Paterson, Passaic, Dover and Hackettstown.

Lora Vogt, National WWI Museum and Memorial Curator of Education, Kansas City, told Newsweek that the day is less about sugary treats and more about the horrors of war: "National Doughnut Day isn't actually a salute to the doughnut, but honors the women of The Salvation Army who supported the American Expeditionary Forces during World War I", she explains.

Nicola's Donuts & More 902 W. Busch Blvd., Tampa 5:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Customers can get a dozen doughnuts for $7.

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Visit a participating shops and choose your favorite doughnut.

So no matter how you spell it, donut or doughnut, you can get a free sweet treat at your local Krispy Kreme all day today, so don't miss this fantastic opportunity! By now, most locations are already open and will be until 9 or 10 PM.

But, here's the catch- you're going to have to prove you are a believer! One dozen glazed doughnuts cost $12.32, including tax.

There are plenty of free doughnuts for the taking if you know where to go. Dunkin' has a good deal for you. You can help Krispy Kreme achieve its (very attainable) goal of giving away 1 million free doughnuts on Friday. He then climbed down from the counter, danced his way to the doughnut rack and grabbed a pastry - recording himself taking a huge bite - while an employee watched in disbelief.

LaMar's Donuts: While customers can get a free Famous Donut on June 7, the chain is also asking for donations to the Salvation Army to aid in fighting children's hunger.