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

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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.