While many people have been thinking about how to fit into that “itsy bitsy teenie weenie yellow polka dot bikini”, others were waiting in salivating anticipation for June 2nd to arrive because this day is none other than “National Donut Day”! Yes, you read that right. Allentown residents can take a cheat day today and head to local donut shops for a delectable treat!
National Donut Day
This amazing holiday actually dates back to 1938. It was started as a fundraiser in Chicago for the Salvation Army. Now, people all across the nation celebrate this holiday by picking up delicious treats. (Some donut shops even celebrate National Donut Day by offering donuts for free!)
Not sure where to celebrate National Donut Day in and around Allentown? We have you covered with a list of the amazing places to visit. Sink your teeth into the best treats on June 2nd (or any other day you feel like having a donut)!
Mary Ann Donut Kitchen
Serving Lehigh Valley since 1959, the Mary Ann Donut Kitchen is a local favorite for anyone wanting a donut, or pastry of any kind. Make sure you try one of their specialty donuts such as Fruity Pebbles, Maple bacon, or Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup for an amazing holiday treat!
The Bakery Nook
Another local favorite spot for Donut Lovers is The Bakery Nook, which is just a quick drive to Coplay. Now, remember to keep your eye on the prize and try not to get distracted by all of the other amazing treats when you enter this shop! It is filled with goodies, and one bite will make you feel like you have stepped into a fairy tale. But on this special day, walk right past the scrumptious cupcakes, the delectable cookies, and the creamy pies… and keep your sights set on your goal of Donut deliciousness!
Did you realize that you can get Famous Tim Horton donuts right here in Allentown? No need to drive to Canada Ay’! Just head to Hamilton Street and you can celebrate National Donut Day with one of a dozen different flavored donuts – even go international with the Canadian Maple!
If you weren’t ready for National Donut Day before, hopefully you are now! Get ready for a day of sweet treats and make sure to share with your friends, family, and coworkers. Jump into a quality vehicle from Scott Cars and head out to one of these local shops, today!