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In this photo illustration, Krispy Kreme Donuts are seen on May 09, 2016 in Miami, Florida. JAB Holdings Company, announced it is acquiring Krispy Kreme Donuts in a deal valued at $1.35 billion.

Today is National Doughnut Day, which means that chains like Dunkin’ Donuts and Krispy Kreme are offering free or discounted doughnuts, along with other giveaways like “free doughnut for a year.”

Incidentally, both “doughnut” and “donut” spellings are being used on social media. While “doughnut” is the actual spelling, Dunkin Donuts changed how many people spell it.

Anyway! Check out what the following chains are offering:

Duck Donuts is giving away a free bare, cinnamon sugar, or powdered sugar donut today at participating locations, which are mostly in the Eastern U.S. The deal is in-shop only and no purchase is required.

Dunkin’ Donuts is offering a free classic donut of your choice with any beverage purchase, while supplies last at participating locations.

Krispy Kreme has a few offers going: today, they’re giving away any doughnut of your choice for free, no purchase necessary. They’re also offering a dozen original glazed doughnuts for $1, if you purchase a dozen doughnuts. Vaccination bonus: they are still honoring their free original glazed doughnut offer if you have a valid vaccination card.

Lamar’s Donuts & Coffee is giving away a free donut to customers today and they’re running a sweepstakes where customers could win free donuts for a year, month, or week, for purchases made through tomorrow, June 5th.

Maverik is a western convenience chain that will be selling all of their donuts (excluding raspberry fritters) for $1, including the new and limited-time “Pinkalicious” donut (it looks like a Homer Simpson donut with sprinkles).

Pinkbox Doughnuts is giving away free limited edition Pinkbox donut t-shirts with the purchase of a dozen doughnuts.

Shipley Do-Nuts will hand out one free glazed donut with any purchase from 5 a.m. to noon today, while supplies last.

Tim Hortons is offering a discount: Get one classic or specialty donut for 50 cents if you make an eligible purchase over 50 cents, from now until June 15. There’s a catch though: you have to register as a Tim Rewards loyalty member to qualify.

Voodoo Doughnut will sell “The Homer Doughnut” for $1, in-store, online or via delivery, and will donate a portion of the proceeds to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America.

Walmart’s participating locations are offering a free coffee and doughtnut between 12:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.