June 6th is the first Friday of June, which means it is National Doughnut Day!
The event was created after the Doughnut Day by The Salvation Army in 1938 to honor the men and women who served doughnuts to World War I soldiers.
In honor of the annual occasion, many people will go out to get their donut fix at their favorite donut shop. (Don’t worry, we have our favorites too!) The following are some donut shops that are celebrating National Doughnut Day with specials for their customers.
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts- Bay Area locations in Concord, Daly City, Fremont, Mountain View, Pinole and Union City @krispykreme (One free donut on National Doughnut Day, no purchase necessary)
Dynamo Donuts and Coffee- Mission, San Francisco @dynamodonut (Offering preorders for National Doughnut Day)
Psycho Donuts- San Jose & Campbell- @psychodonuts (First 50 customers get a free Zombie Pop on National Doughnut Day)
Dunkin’ Donuts- No locations in the Bay Area (One free donut with the purchase of a beverage at participating locations)
These following donut shops don’t have any advertised specials, yet they are really worth going to:
Bob’s Donut & Pastry Shop– Nob Hill, San Francisco @whatsfreshest
Castro Valley Donuts-Castro Valley
Rudy’s Donut House-Castro Valley
World’s Fare Donuts-Hayward
What are some of your favorite donut shops in the Bay Area? Let us know in the comments.
Here is what some of our listeners said were their favorite spots.
A text from the 650 said Rolling Pin Donuts in San Bruno
Thanks for the opinions, we will be sure to check out these popular donut shops!