It's a great day for donuts! The first Friday in June is also known as 'National Donut Day,' and in honor of that, a ton of great local businesses are offering up deals to celebrate. Here's a quick rundown of those deals:

  • The Donut Experiment
    • 5300 Fountains Dr NE #104, Cedar Rapids
    • "Get a FREE cinnamon and sugar donut with any purchase and your name goes into our drawing"
    • Chances to win t-shirts, coffee mugs, and gift certificates throughout the day
  • Dunkin' Donuts
    • Locations in Cedar Rapids, Marion, & Iowa City
    • Free donut with any beverage purchase
  • Walmart
    • Participating locations are giving out free glazed donuts to customers
  • Hurt's Donut Co.
    • 1301 5th St #105, Coralville
    • They will be donating 10% of their sales today to the Military Momma Network local Iowa chapter
    • "For every dozen purchased in the store, you will be entered in a drawing to win FREE DOZENS for an entire year"
  • Casey's General Store
    • Locations all throughout Eastern Iowa
    • "Text DONUT to 227397 to grab a donut deal"
  • Papa John's
    • Locations in Cedar Rapids, Marion, Coralville, & Iowa City
    • "Get a free order of the pizza chain’s warm donut holes Friday with any online purchase"

If you know of any other local places where you can get a deal on donuts today, please let us know!

Personally, my favorite local donuts are from The Donut Experiment and Hurt's Donuts. And don't forget about Wilson's Orchard in Iowa City! Just look at these works of art!

What's your favorite local place to get donuts? Share yours in the comments!