Celebrate National Donut Day with a FREE donut at Krispy Kreme, Duck Donuts, Dunkin, Revolution Doughnuts, Da Vinci’s Donuts, and more!
FREE doughnut alert! Celebrate National Doughnut Day in Atlanta on Friday, June 2nd, 2023 with a freebie or deal from a wide variety of doughnut shops.
The food holiday is traditionally celebrated on the first Friday of June.
And the best part is that some of the biggest names in doughnuts will join in the celebration by handing out FREE donuts.
According to Wikipedia and multiple other sources, National Donut Day was originally established in 1938 by the Chicago Salvation Army to honor women who served donuts to soldiers during World War I.
NOTE: These offers are valid at participating locations, while supplies last. Limit one per person. No purchase necessary, except where otherwise noted.
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National Donut Day Deals for 2023
On National Doughnut Day, Krispy Kreme will give you a FREE doughnut of your choice, just for showing up. No purchase necessary. Currently, limited-time flavors include Banana Pudding, Chocolate Kreme Pie, and Strawberries & Kreme.
In addition, there’s a Krispy Kreme BOGO offer for June 2nd. Buy any dozen donuts and get a dozen of Original Glazed for just $2.
The offers are available in-shop and at the drive-thru.
The BOGO special is also available for online-orders — either for pickup or delivery.
Read the details in a press release
You can also earn a FREE donut just for signing up for Krispy Kreme Rewards Program.
Krispy Kreme locations around Atlanta
Atlanta – Midtown
295 Ponce de Leon Ave
Atlanta, GA 30308
Atlanta – West End
633 Evans Street
Atlanta, GA 30310
2533 Wesley Chapel Rd
Decatur, GA 30035
4560 S. Cobb Dr
Smyrna, GA 30080
6689 Highway #85
Riverdale, GA 30274
299 Cobb Parkway South
Marietta, GA 30062
10781 Alpharetta Hwy
Roswell, GA 30076
2346 Pleasant Hill Rd
Duluth, GA 30096
120 Georgia Hwy 138
Stockbridge, GA 30281
129 Highway 78
Lilburn, GA 30047
9420 Highway 92
Woodstock, GA 30188
At Duck Donuts, everyone gets a FREE cinnamon sugar donut — in-shop only — on June 2, 2023. You don’t even have to buy anything to get your sweet treat!
Duck Donut locations in metro Atlanta:
- Tuxedo Festival shopping plaza (3688 Roswell Rd. in Buckhead)
- Old Alabama Square shopping plaza (3005 Old Alabama Rd., in Alpharetta)
- Merchants Walk shopping center (1281 Johnson Ferry Rd, in Marietta)
- Toco Hills shopping center (3025 N. Druid Hills Rd, in Atlanta)
Get a FREE classic donut of your choice at Dunkin’ when you purchase any type of beverage on June 2, 2023.
Classic donut favorites include: Boston Kreme, Glazed, Glazed Chocolate, Jelly Filled, and more. The offer is good at participating locations while supplies last.
There are multiple locations around metro Atlanta.
Dough in the Box
Head to any one of three metro Atlanta locations for a FREE glazed doughnut on Friday, June 2, 2023. No purchase necessary! The giveaway was announced via each Dough in the Box store’s individual Facebook page — just click thru the links below to see the info on social media.
- Marietta — 3184 Austell Rd. SW
- Austell — 2799 Veterans Memorial Hwy
- Atlanta — 5650 Fulton Industrial Blvd, 30336
Da Vinci’s Donuts
On June 2nd, Da Vinci’s is offering a FREE donut of your choice at all locations, no purchase necessary. You can find metro Atlanta locations at:
- Alpharetta — 131 S. Main Street
- Sandy Springs — 5610 Glenridge Dr.
- Buckhead — Lenox Square Mall
- Dawsonville — 145 Dawson Forest Rd.
RaceTrac Rewards members can enjoy a FREE doughnut on National Doughnut Day. Just use mobile ordering and enter the promo code GLAZED in the app. This deal is limited to one per person at participating RaceTrac locations.
At RaceTrac stores that sell Krispy Kreme donuts, anyone can get a donut for 50 cents on June 2, 2023.
On June 2nd, each location will give one FREE doughnut to the first 50 customers to enter the shop.
Hint: They open at 7 a.m.!
And if you can’t get there that early, don’t despair. In a Doughnut Dollies Instagram post, the chain announced that every person who makes a purchase on June 2nd will receive a coupon for a free doughnut, to be used at a later date.
And finally, Doughnut Dollies is hosting a raffle for the chance to win a Gold Card — which entitles you to one free dozen per month, for a whole year. And the winner will only be announced on Instagram, so you have to follow the Dollies to find out if you’ve won.
- Virginia Highland — 1002 Virginia Ave, Atlanta
- West Side — 1963 Howell Mill Rd, Atlanta
- Cobb County — 724 Cherokee St, Marietta
The Salty Donut
The Salty Donut is celebrating with a limited-edition flavor, available only on June 2nd — a Mini French Toast brioche with maple glaze and marscarpone whipped cream. (Not free; just fun!)
For Rewards Members, they’re offering FREE delivery, as well as 25% OFF merchandise through the app, only on National Donut Day.
The announcement was made in a Facebook post, and you can see a pic of the special Donut Day offering there.
One location, in Buckhead: 5 W. Paces Ferry Rd. NW
(The website says locations are coming soon to Krog Street and West Midtown.)
Revolution Doughnuts opened on National Doughnut Day in 2012, which means they are celebrating their 11th birthday this year. Both locations will be giving away a FREE birthday cake mini to the first 150 customers on June 2nd. You must make a purchase to get the freebie, while supplies last.
- Decatur — 908 W. College Ave.
- Inman Park — 745 Edgewood Ave.
Here’s the Revolution Doughnuts special flavors menu for June, 2023:
You won’t find a freebie at this gourmet doughnut shop, but don’t let that stop you from swinging by on National Doughnut Day to celebrate on your own — with an ultra-decadent flavor. Sublime announced via a Facebook post that they are taking pre-orders until noon on Thursday, June 1st — so you can skip the line at the counter. They hinted at in-store specials. And they teased that if you buy a dozen on June 2nd, you have a chance to win a $25 gift card.
- Midtown — 535 10th Street NW
- Druid Hills — 2455 Briarcliff Rd
We haven’t seen a special offer from Sarah Donuts, but some people consider these handmade confections to be the best doughnuts in Atlanta. If you’re near a shop, pop in for some doughnut love or a breakfast sandwich.
- Johns Creek
- Suwanee (two locations)
Giggle Monsters Craft Donuts
This is the shop that bills itself as “The only local donut brand daily creating from scratch, hand-crafted yummy donuts with monster-size.”
While they didn’t offer a freebie, Giggle Monsters put out a warm welcome on Facebook, complete with scrumptious photos, to anyone looking for a place at which to celebrate National Donut Day.
There are two locations in Canton:
- 10511 Bells Ferry Rd.
- The Mill on Etowah (225 Reformation Pkwy)
Atkins Park Tavern (Smyrna location)
Savor a Lousiana-style beignet at Atkins Park in Smyrna!
On June 2nd only, purchase an entree and get one FREE beignet. The offer is good from 3 to 8 p.m.
Use the secret phrase, “Bring me dat donut!” to receive your beignet.
More info here
Atkins Park is located at 2840 Atlanta Rd, Smyrna, GA 30080.
More food and drink deals:
Saturday, June 3, 2023
Sunday, June 4, 2023
Monday, June 5, 2023
Tuesday, June 6, 2023
Wednesday, June 7, 2023
Walmart — NOT YET VERIFIED FOR 2023
Yep, Walmart is in! Just head to the bakery section of your local Walmart or Walmart SuperCenter and get a free glazed doughnut. One per person, while supplies last. The national retailer plans to give away 1.2 million doughnuts!
Kroger (not free, but a good deal!) — NOT YET VERIFIED FOR 2023
Kroger grocery stores will be offering a dozen glazed doughnuts for $2.88 (with a Kroger store card) and will also highlight two seasonal flavors: blueberry glazed and strawberry-lemonade glazed. Both flavors are available by the half dozen.