All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘National Donut Day’

National Donut Day: Free Donuts Abound

Today is that most American of minor holidays: National Donut Day. Donut retailers across the country today are giving away their fried bread treats to celebrate the 76th annual holiday. Krispy Kreme, once again, is offering the most open donut giveaway. Any person can receive one free donut, with no purchase necessary. Follow @krispykreme (image) krispykreme @krispykreme Happy National Doughnut …

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National Donut Day Means Free Donuts Today

Every year The Salvation Army declares June 1 National Donut Day in honor of the Salvation Army “donut girls” who served donuts to soldiers in Europe during World War I. The organization has a short, wholesome video on the subject that you can view below. It’s sure to make you feel warm and fuzzy about the U.S., but that’s just …

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Dunkin Donuts Launches Twitter Contest for National Donut Day

Although you may have known that today is National Donut Day, you may not know that the national holiday honoring our sugared, doughy morning pals has a history. Instead of being what you may think – a “holiday” started by businesses in order to promote a product – National Donut Day has been around since 1938. It actually began as …

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