Friday, June 1, 2012

It's National Donut Day! 75 Years and going strong.

The Friday Nut

I can't believe it has already been a year since the last National Donut Day, but here wer are again. So go out and celebrate with, well, donuts of course.

National Donut Day, celebrated the first Friday of June every year, celebrates the Donut Day event created by the Salvation Army in 1938 to honor the women who served donuts to soldiers during World War I. The holiday celebrates the doughnut, or donut and is delicious - Thanks Donut Day USA!

With that in mind let's take a sampling of what's going on in local donuts around the country to celebrate our best dough friend!

Boston:           Free Donuts at Dunkins

                        Bostons Best Independent Donut Shops

New York:      NYC Mayor Marks Donut Day, but Urges Moderation...LOL

Chicago:         Ravenswood celebrates National Donut Day!

                        Salvation Army and Entenmann’s Bakery make the largest box of donuts ever created

Houston:         Free Donuts everywhere!!

Los Angeles:  LA Weekly, where will you celebrate?

So no mattter where you are there are plenty of reasons to celebrate. Grab friend, raise a donut and rejoice - It's National Donut Day !!!!