All good geeks need some caffeine and perhaps a snack. If some of it is free, that's even better. Hooray for National Donut Day.
National Donut Day is celebrated today, June 6, and Dunkin' Donuts is serving guests a free donut of their choice (while supplies last) with the purchase of any beverage. The offer is good all day today at participating Dunkin' Donuts restaurants nationwide. To help guests all around the world celebrate the joy of donuts, Dunkin' Donuts is also making this special offer available in its restaurants across the globe.
Dunkin' Donuts is also taking the celebration to Twitter, with a special National Donut Day Twitter Sweepstakes. Beginning at 10 a.m. Today (June 6,2014), each hour for six hours followers of @DunkinDonuts on Twitter will be presented with the name and image of one of a total of a half-dozen of the brand's innovative donut creations from around the world. Fans who enter a guess as to the country where the donut is available, using the special hashtag #WorlDDofDonuts, will be entered for a chance to win $120 in Dunkin' Donuts mGifts. Dunkin' Donuts will award a total of six $120 Dunkin' Donuts mGift prizes throughout the day. No purchase necessary, must be 18+ to enter. Void where prohibited. For official rules and additional information related to the National Donut Day Twitter Sweepstakes visit: http://dun.kn/TXz9GD.
National Donut Day, held the first Friday of June each year, was originally established in 1938 by the Chicago Salvation Army to honor women who served donuts to soldiers during World War I. According to John Costello, President, Global Marketing and Innovation at Dunkin' Brands, "National Donut Day is a perfect opportunity to recognize the joy and delight donuts bring to people each and every day. As the donut leader, we are happy to celebrate this holiday with our fans all around the world, offering a free donut with a purchase of a beverage, as well as chances to win Dunkin' Donuts mGifts on Twitter throughout the day," he said.
To find a participating Dunkin' Donuts restaurant near you, visit https://www.dunkindonuts.com/aboutus/store/Search.aspx.