Donut Shops Across Charlotte Will Be Giving Away Free Donuts All Day Today


The big day is finally here…today bakeries, cafes, and donut factories throughout the Charlotte region will be giving away everyone’s favorite treat in celebration of National Donut Day.

The tradition was originally established in 1938 by the Chicago Salvation Army to honor women who served donuts to soldiers during World War I. The national holiday is traditionally celebrated on the first Friday of June.

Here are the best National Donut Day donut deals we discovered during the day:

Duck Donuts: Receive 1 free classic donut including plain, cinnamon sugar, or powdered sugar – no purchase necessary.

Dunkin’ Donuts: Receive a donut with the purchase of a drink all day today.

Krispy Kreme: Receive 1 free donut with any visit – no purchase necessary. Click here for participating locations.

Reigning Donuts: Stop by anytime today between 7am – 11am and 7pm – 11pm to get a free donut.

Walmart: They will be giving away 1.2 million free donuts today between 12:30-6:30 pm.

Your Mom’s Donuts: They will be selling dozens for just $20 today only (normally $27).

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