Friday, June 5 is National Donut (or Doughnut) Day! The event marks a near-century old tradition when female Salvation Army volunteers known as “Lassies” made donuts for soldiers on the front lines of World War I.
If you’re a doughnut lover, you’ll have lots of options for free or discounted doughnuts in the your area.
Here is a sampling of free donut deals across the nation — today only!
Dunkin Donuts: Get one free donut of your choice on June 5 with the purchase of a beverage. The offer excludes Croissant Donuts and Cheesecake Squares. You can try two new donut varieties: the Chips Ahoy! Crème Donut and Chips Ahoy! Crunch Donut. To find a location near you visit www.DunkinDonuts.com.
Krispy Kreme: Get one free doughnut of your choice on June 5 at participating locations. No purchase necessary.
Fractured Prune Doughnuts: At participating locations you can get a free OC SAND doughnut.
Jiffy Lube: [SELECT LOCATIONS ONLY] Some locations in Houston, Philadelphia and South Carolina will not only give you a free donut, but will do an air pressure check.
You can use the hashtag #DonutDay on social media to find more special offers.