National Doughnut Day is June 2nd and what many don’t know is the perhaps the history behind the creation of the day honoring our favorite treat! Friday is actually the 100th Anniversary of World War I, during the War the Salvation Army’s “Doughnut Girls” as they were known, brought military members FREE doughnuts and Coffee as they were fighting to encourage them and as a sign of appreciation for what they were doing.
There are plenty of restaurants and bakeries around the Tampa Bay area that will be offering “Doughnut Deals” so that you can take part and get yourself a delicious snack or something to pair your coffee with!
Dough 2602 S. MacDill Avenue, Tampa, Florida
This upcoming National Doughnut Day, Dough will be offering customers one complimentary doughnut per person, while supplies last. Also on Friday, Dough will be debuting their new “Wonder Woman” Donut in honor of the release of the Feature Film that day. If you miss out on the doughnuts, try the famous “Doughnut Ice Cream Cone” at Dough which feature different ice cream flavors each week!
Mini Doughnut Factory 2109 S. Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, Florida
As the first Mini Doughnut Bakery in the United States, the Mini Doughnut Factory features delicious, freshly made mini doughnuts, customized to just how you like them. Mini Doughnut Factory also has regular size Gluten Free Donuts that will also be customized. Mini Doughnut Factory also has one of a kind milkshakes that are made with the donut of your choice as well Ice Cream Sundaes with donuts and freshly made Espresso. This National Doughnut Day, the Mini Doughnut Factory will donate a percentage of all purchases made on Friday, June 2, 2017 to the Salvation Army and the Mini Doughnut Factory will also be visiting the Salvation Army Sallie House and Children’s Village in St. Petersburg this week with their famous treats!
Tampa Bay Area Dunkin Donuts’ locations will give their customers one FREE Classic Doughnut with the purchase of a beverage on Friday, June 2, 2017. Classic Doughnuts include Glazed, Old Fashioned, Jelly, Boston Kreme, Glazed Chocolate, Vanilla Frosted, Strawberry Frosted and Chocolate Frosted.
Little Donut House 4048 W. Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa, Florida
A new Tampa establishment, the Little Donut House gives customers a coffee-house feel while featuring small, delicious, custom-made donuts. On Friday, the Little Donut House will be offering a FREE 3-Pack of Donuts, with no purchase necessary, while supplies last! If you haven’t tried the Little Donut House before, now is the time to try one of their Signature or Classic Donuts and maybe even try a freshly brewed coffee or espresso.
Tampa Bay area Krispy Kreme locations will be giving their customers one FREE Glazed Doughnut when they visit their store on Friday, June 2, 2017.