Ahoy Mateys! International Talk Like a Pirate Day is September 19 and to celebrate, Krispy Kreme is giving away donuts to those who participate.
International Talk Like a Pirate Day is a fun world-wide craze that falls on September 19. The day, which has been internationally recognized for ten years, has drawn a lot of fans and many are looking forward to celebrating as they go about their day talking like a pirate.
Everyone who walks into a participating Krispy Kreme donut shop will get a free glazed donut if they utter a pirate phrase on International Talk Like a Pirate Day, Sept. 19. Those who take it a step further and wear a full pirate costume will get a dozen free glazed donuts.
For those who aren't quite sure how to talk like a pirate, some good phrases include: Ahoy Matey!,Aye Aye, Blow me down, Shiver me timbers, Heave ho!, Landlubber, Seadog, Thar she blows!, Yo Ho Ho! and of course, Arghh!
While pirates often carry swords, Krispy Kreme notes that everyone should leave the weapons at home. Eye patches and parrots are encouraged.
Here is a list of participating cities with Krispy Kreme locations. For specific addresses, use the site's store locator:
Midfield, Florence,Huntsville, Montgomery,Hoover, Birmingham, Tuscaloosa, Dothan,
Little Rock, Bentonville,
Stockton, Roseville, Concord, Long Beach, Gardena, Los Angeles, Ontario, Orange, City of Industry, Burbank, San Diego, Mission Viejo, Santa Monica, Chula Vista,
Lone Tree, Thornton,
Jacksonville, , Destin, Pensacola, Panama City, Melbourne, Daytona Beach, Tallahassee, Florida City, Palmetto Bay, Miami, Ft. Lauderdale
Riverdale, Marietta, Atlanta (Ponce Location only), Roswell, Duluth, Buford, Savannah , Lilburn,
Bloomington, Fairview Heights, Midlothian, Elk Grove Village,
Overland Park, Merriam, Wichita,
Troy, Allen Park, Grand Rapids
Independence, Springfield, Branson, St Louis, Fenton,
North Salisbury, High Point, Greensboro, Fayetteville, Raleigh, Knightdale, Gastonia, Matthews, Winston-Salem, Fuquay Varina, Wake Forest, Chapel Hill, Goldsboro, Rocky Mount, Greenville, Hickory, Lenoir
New York City
Columbus, Akron, Middleburg Heights, Kettering
Oklahoma City, South Tulsa,
Philadelphia, Bensalem, Washington
Greenville, Cayce, Columbia, Lexington, Indian Land,
Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga, Madison, Nashville, Smyrna, Brentwood, Johnson City,
Grapevine, Arlington, Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, El Paso, Lubbock, Laredo, El Paso, San Marcos,
Alexandria, Virginia Beach, Hampton, Roanoke, Richmond, Fredericksburg, Portsmouth,
Issaquah, Spokane, Seattle, Tacoma, Puyallup, Vancouver,
West Allis, Middleton,