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Duck Donuts® Drops Dreamy Delight with Brand New Cotton Candy Flavors

Cotton Candy Icing and Topping Available at All Locations Through May 19

MECHANICSBURG, PA (April 15, 2024) – Known for serving Warm, Delicious and Made-to-Order® donuts,

Duck Donuts is giving its guests the opportunity to feel like a kid again this spring with the rollout of its brand-new, limited-time cotton candy flavors. Through May 19, guests can customize the cotton candy donut of their whimsical dreams with crunchy cotton candy topping or flavorful icing.

Guests are invited to step up and give cotton candy a whirl in sweet combinations such as:

  • Cotton Candy Dream: Vanilla icing with cotton candy topping and strawberry drizzle
  • Cotton Candy Explosion: Cotton candy icing with cotton candy topping and vanilla drizzle
  • Cotton Candy Swirl: Vanilla icing with cotton candy topping and cotton candy icing drizzle

“We're delighted to introduce our latest flavor innovation, cotton candy, a whimsical delight that transports you back to childhood with every bite,” said Betsy Hamm, Duck Donuts CEO. “At Duck Donuts, we're committed to continuously surprising and delighting our guests, evoking that feeling of pure joy and nostalgia. With our limited-time cotton candy flavors, we're not just making donuts; we're crafting memories.”

Take a sip of a delightful frozen cotton candy treat that will melt in your mouth. Shops that offer milkshakes are highlighting the new Cotton Candy Milkshake too, a cotton candy flavored milkshake finished with whipped cream and a crunchy cotton candy topping.

Duck Donuts specializes in warm, delicious and made-to-order donuts. Customers can create their own donut combination by choosing from a variety of coatings, toppings and drizzles, including traditional favorites such as chocolate icing with sprinkles and more adventurous creations such as maple icing with bacon. The family-friendly stores offer a viewing area where children and adults alike can watch their donuts being made. Duck Donuts also sells coffee, tea, donut breakfast sandwiches and offers online ordering. To learn more about local promotions or locate the nearest Duck Donuts, visit


Duck Donuts opened its first locations in 2007 in the beach resort towns of Duck and Kitty Hawk, North Carolina with the intention to create an oasis for vacationers to enjoy warm, delicious, made-to-order donuts. Headquartered in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, the company began franchising in 2013, and prides itself on sprinkling happiness to its guests through its unique in-store experience, exceptional guest service and a duckzillion donut combinations. As one of the fastest-growing donut franchise companies, Duck Donuts has more than 150 locally owned and operated shops across 25 states, Puerto Rico and international locations in Bangkok, Thailand; Edmonton, Alberta; Burlington, Ontario; Doha, Qatar; Lahore, Pakistan; and Cairo, Egypt. For more information, visit