Here’s how to get a free donut from Krispy Kreme on National Donut Day

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Krispy Kreme stock image.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — This Friday is National Donut Day and it’s one of the “sweetest holidays” of the year, according to Krispy Kreme.

This means free donuts from Dunkin’ Donuts and Winston-Salem-based Krispy Kreme, at all participating locations.

Dunkin’ Donuts will give customers who purchase a beverage one free donut.

No purchase is necessary at Krispy Kreme. More than 100,000 people visited stores to claim a free treat last year, according to Krispy Kreme.

Visit to see the variety and find a favorite. Click here to read Krispy Kreme’s full statement on the holiday.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.