CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - Are you ready for National Doughnut Day?
Believe it or not, Friday marks June 1, which means National Doughnut Day is back with some delightful deals!
This sweet holiday was created to celebrate the Salvation Army’s "Doughnut Lassies," who served the treats to American soldiers on the front lines during World War I. It’s since evolved into a day of free treats and giveaways.
Here’s where you can snag a free or discounted deal:
Duck Donuts: Each customer has their choice of any free bare, cinnamon sugar, or powdered sugar donut, no purchase necessary
Krispy Kreme: Each customer has their choice of any free doughnut, no purchase required
Dunkin’ Donuts: With the purchase of any beverage, you get a free doughnut
Edible Arrangements: The chain has launched new Edible Donuts, which are actually made with apples, and you can get a free one on Friday
Papa John’s: Get a free order of the pizza chain’s new doughnut holes Friday with any online purchase
Walmart: Get one free glazed doughnut at all stores
Don't forget to check out your local doughnut shops!