Friday is for the sweets lovers. It’s National Doughnut Day, which is traditionally celebrated the first Friday in June. It marks the day Salvation Army volunteers served doughnuts to soldiers during World War I. Some Tampa Bay area shops are celebrating with fried freebies and delectable deals.
Krispy Kreme: All customers get a free glazed doughnut at all area locations. Double down and get two free doughnuts when you show proof of COVID-19 vaccination. No purchase necessary.
Dunkin’: Get a free traditional doughnut with the purchase of a beverage at all area locations.
Hole in One Donuts: Get one free glazed doughnut while supplies last. No purchase required. 39024 U.S. 19 N, Tarpon Springs.
Datz Dough: Get one free glazed doughnut while supplies last. No purchase required. 2602 S MacDill Ave., Tampa.
Frida’s Cafe and Bakery: Get one free doughnut with the purchase of a coffee. Limit one per customer. 9700 Ulmerton Road, Largo.
Jupiter Donuts: Make any purchase at Jupiter Donuts and get a free doughnut. 13002 Seminole Blvd., Largo.
Southern Bay Bakery: Southern Bay is baking up doughnut-inspired cupcakes. Get mini cupcakes for $1 and regular cupcakes for $2. 1961 Fourth St. N, St. Petersburg.