What Is National Donut Day?
Whether you like yours glazed, filled with custard or topped with sprinkles, nuts, or sugar – National Donut Day (the first Friday in June) is a fun day for kids (and parents!) to celebrate and learn a bit of history!
Did you know that the first National Donut Day was held on Friday, June 3rd, 1938 by the Chicago chapter of The Salvation Army as a way to honor women who prepared and delivered food to soldiers on the front lines in France during World War I? This day is celebrated still today annually on the First Friday in June as a way to continue to raise awareness and funds for The Salvation Army.
Where Are the Best Donuts in Mid-Michigan?
You can go to your local Krispy Kreme on National Donut Day and get any doughnut for free, no purchase necessary.
Dunkin’ Donuts is giving away a free classic donut of your choice with a purchase of any beverage on National Donut Day.
Grubhub is also offering a free half-dozen donuts on Dunkin’ orders of $10 or more on June 6th and 7th.