This National Doughnut Day, big names like Krispy Kreme, Dunkin’ Donuts, and Lamar’s will be handing out free doughnuts. But the deals don’t stop there! Plenty of local, smaller name doughnut shops will be offering up specials of their own. Make your forefather’s proud and celebrate this National Holiday with one of the most decadent doughnuts in town.
Location: Stanley Marketplace
Glazed & Confused is not your typical doughnut shop. They make ridiculously delicious doughnuts utilizing organic, sustainable, and locally sourced ingredients. You’ll find unique flavors such as Obi Won Cannoli, Prickly Pear Margarita, and Raspberry Lemonade, these decadent doughnuts are the perfect way to indulge on National Doughnut Day. Glazed & Confused will be offering up free cold brew to their clientele all day.
Location: 1553 Platte Street #130
The buttery brioche doughnuts here are habit-forming! This cheeky bakery is the perfect place to get a savory sugar high. And while the unique flavors are addicting all on their own (Nutella Ella Ella, Pumpkin Playa, or Caramel Apple Bottom), what takes these pastries up a notch is the option to inject different kinds of liquor into them. Boozy breakfast anyone? Habit will be celebrating National Doughnut Day with the John Daly – an iced cake doughnut with a grass vodka pipette.
Location: 7355 Ralston Road
At OMG Donuts, the atmosphere and menu are simple, the people are pleasant and patient, but most importantly the doughnuts are to die for! The Red Velvet Cake is a must-try. And if you like the classics, the Glazed is light, fluffy, and will melt in your mouth. This hidden gem may fly under the radar for many Denverites, but is not to be missed. OMG Donuts will be giving away a dozen doughnut holes for every dozen doughnuts purchased.
Location: 1030 East 22nd Avenue
Beet Box is a from-scratch vegan bakery on a quest to make the most delicious and inventive cakes, pastries, and breads from whole ingredients. Their bakery is rooted in the craft and technique of transforming raw ingredients into daily delights! If you’re looking to try something a little different then step out of your comfort zone and stop by the Beet Box Bakery this National Doughnut Day.
Location: Three Locations Across Denver
City Donuts is a self-proclaimed “old-fashion bakery that will take you back to your childhood and satisfy your sweetest cravings.” In 2016, they were voted Best Donuts in Denver by Best of Westword. They offer a variety of tasty creations that are made from scratch each morning from their family recipes. If you’re craving a traditional doughnut done right, City Donuts has you covered. They will be giving away one free donut with every purchase.
Location: 1520 East Colfax Avenue
The draw of VooDoo Doughnuts is their plethora of weird toppings and strange doughnut names. But their reputation is so much more than just gimmicks. The doughnuts are baked fresh all day long, so don’t worry about getting stale doughnuts in the afternoon. Not-to-mention that the doughnuts are are so big you’ll need a fork to take a bite! VooDoo Donuts will be celebrating with the launch of a commemorative Funfetti donut.
Location: 9625 East Arapahoe Road
Make everyday a sweet day with Donut Maker! Donut Maker is locally owned and operated, and has been serving metro-Denver for more than 20 years. Their doughnuts are made fresh daily, and they can customize flavors and decorations to whatever you can imagine. Be a hero in your office and bring in Donut Maker doughnuts for National Doughnut Day.