National Donut Day: Where to score free donuts and sweet deals

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National Doughnut Day is Friday, June 1, 2018, and many local donut shops will offer some free treats and special deals to celebrate this national food day. Prepare to head out early to score before supplies run out.

Here’s our list of where to find freebies and great deals on National Donut Day around the New Orleans area.

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Shipley Do-Nuts

The Old Metairie donut shop celebrates National Donut Day. Guests can get a free glazed donut with any purchase from 5 a.m. to noon. Valid at the Old Metairie location only.

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Krispy Kreme Donuts

Get one free doughnut of your choice from the entire menu from Krispy Kreme’s Metairie location, 825 Clearview Parkway. No purchase necessary.

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Dunkin Donuts

On Friday, you can get a free classic donut of your choice with the purchase of any beverage. The offer is good all day on June 1 (while supplies last) at participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants. Classic donut favorites including Boston Kreme, glazed, glazed chocolate, frosted (strawberry, vanilla or chocolate) with sprinkles, jelly and old fashioned. Dunkin Donuts has locations in Metairie, Kenner and Chalmette.


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Gracious Bakery

Gracious Bakery offers a free mini doughnut with the purchase of espresso drink, while supplies last. Gracious Bakery has three New Orleans locations –Mid-City, Garden District and Uptown.

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Joe's Cafe

All Joe’s Cafe locations across the New Orleans metro area will celebrate National Donut Day with deeply discounted donuts. Get a dozen mixed or glazed donuts for only $6.99 from 6 a.m. to noon. Limit two dozen per customer. Joe’s Cae has locations in Metairie, Marrero and Westwego.

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Dorignac's Food Center

Guests can grab one dozen of glazed donuts for $5 from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Dorignac’s Food Center. Limit one dozen per customer.

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Baker’s Dozen

Baker’s Dozen in Jefferson will have a festive celebration for National Donut Day with a DJ on site and fun prizes. The staff will also create special sports-themed donuts. The location will give away one free donut to the first 100 customers when doors open at 5 a.m. Giveaways start at 6 a.m.


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Cop A Donut

The Kenner donut shop will $7 a dozen for regular-sized donuts all weekend long, including all glazed and filled classic donuts.

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Cravin' Donuts & Cafe

Buy a dozen of donuts and get a half dozen of glazed donuts free, while supplies last. Customers are encouraged to arrive early.

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Terrytown Cafe

If you’re on the West Bank, Terrytown Cafe has a National Donut Day deal for you. Get a bag of donut holes free with the purchase of a dozen of donuts.

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Tastee McKenzie's

The Lakeview bakery will offer you a free donut when you purchase a soda or coffee. Limit one per person.

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