Duffy's Sports Grill: Free order of Red Velvet Mini Donuts per table at Miami Beach and Kendall locations. It started 80 years ago by The Salvation Army to honor "Doughnut Lassies", who served the treats to soldiers during World War I. Soldiers were also given the nickname "doughboys" when coming home.
Entenmann's is searching for the first ever Chief Donut Officer in a nationwide contest. If a burger-doughnut doesn't sound all that appetizing, it might ease your mind to know that the meal-dessert hybrid is simply a burger with the center cut out and served on the side as a free slider. National Doughnut Day has since endured and evolved over the years, attracting the attention of the general populace and eventually becoming a national phenomenon.More news: Consumer Reports Gives Tesla Model 3 Its Recommendation After Retest
National Donut Day is celebrated on the first Friday of June every year.
Word spread quickly among the soldiers - "If you're hungry and broke, you can get something to eat at The Salvation Army".
What's better than free doughnuts? Radio Mom 91.1 FM will also give away doughnut holes from 6 a.m. through 2 p.m. By the end of the day, they expect to dole out 1.2 million of them.
Walmart - The retailer is giving away free doughnuts to customers on Friday.