National Donut Day began in 1938 to honor the Doughnut Lassies of The Salvation Army who served donuts to the troops in World War I. Now, National Donut Day is celebrated in the United States on the first Friday in June each year. Read on to find out where you can get glazed on Friday.
7482 ParkwayDr, STE 132, Leeds, Alabama 35094
This Daylight Donuts location will be offering free glazed donuts all day.
Get a free donut with purchase of a beverage.
Use National Donut Day to try Edible Arrangements new item, Edible Donuts, for free (one per customer)! These are “donut-shaped Granny Smith apple slices hand-dipped in gourmet semisweet chocolate, then decorated with a variety of toppings.” Plus, these treats are buy one get one free June 2 - 6.
4911 Cahaba River Rd, Ste 105 Birmingham, Alabama, AL 35243
Everyone who goes to The Heavenly Donut Co will receive a free glazed donut or blueberry cake donut between 6am and 6pm! Active duty military and veterans will also receive a free coffee. Saw's Street Kitchen will be there from 4:00 PM-8:00 PM.
They are also collecting non-perishable food items for The Salvation Army’s food pantry.
3027 Central Avenue, Homewood, Alabama 35209
Hero Doughnuts will be giving out free minis starting at 3:00 PM.
Get one free doughnut of your choice!
2409 Acton Rd #101, Vestavia Hills, AL 35243
5291 Valleydale Rd #141, Birmingham, AL 35242
Get a free glazed donut at both Magic City Daylight Donuts locations.
Papa John’s (yes, the pizza place)
Edible Arrangements isn’t the only place with a new treat. On June 1, order any Papa John’s pizza online and you can get an order of donut holes free of charge. Oh by the way, they’re also giving away a trip to New Zealand’s Donut Island via their app and online.
2050 Greenvale Ln, Birmingham, Alabama, AL 35216
Get a free glazed donut with purchase from 5:30 AM to noon.
Free doughnut with purchase at Pepper Place from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM (or until all gone)
All donuts are 50% off in Winn-Dixie’s Bakery on Friday. Plus one winner will win one free dozen glazed donuts per week from Winn-Dixie for a year. Enter the contest via their Facebook page.
Walmart customers can get one free glazed doughnut.
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