Free Friday: Vimeo Festival, National Donut Day

Each week we tell viewers what they can get for free. This week's free list: 1) Vimeo Festival 2) National Donut Day

The 2012 Vimeo Festival + Awards - a celebration of the world's best online videos - is coming to NYC next week, and 50 lucky PIX 11 viewers are going to have the opportunity to get a pair of all-access festival passes.

The Vimeo Festival + Awards is taking place June 7-9 in New York City at the Vimeo headquarters in Chelsea, and the surrounding area. The event will kick off with the Vimeo Awards show, held the night of June 7 at the NYU Skirball Center, where Vimeo will recognize the best videos online by revealing the 2012 winners.

Followings the awards, the festival features two days of conversations with industry leaders, educational workshops for beginners, enthusiasts, and professionals, and a wide range of video screenings. Film and video luminaries such as Ed Burns, Mike Figgis, Ted Hope, Kyle Cooper, and Lucy Walker, will address critical themes such as storytelling, creativity, building an audience and fundraising. Vimeo will also host screenings of the Vimeo Award winning videos.

For an opportunity to enjoy total access to the entire Vimeo Festival (June 8th and 9th ), including all conversations, workshops, screenings, and the closing night party (you don't want to miss it!), be one of the first 50 people to go to http://vimeo.com/awards/festival and use the "WPIX" promotion code for 2 Festival Passes.

For more information about the 2012 Vimeo Festival and Awards, check out http://vimeo.com/awards

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SWEET DEAL: DUNKIN' DONUTS ANNOUNCES FREE DONUT OFFER FOR NATIONAL DONUT DAY ON JUNE 1

Celebrate National Donut Day at Dunkin' Donuts with a free donut with the purchase of any beverage

Dunkin' Donuts, America's all-day, everyday stop for coffee, donuts and baked goods, today announced that it will be honoring National Donut Day, celebrated this year on Friday, June 1, with a sweet deal for donut lovers everywhere. On June 1, participating Dunkin' Donuts restaurants nationwide will offer guests a free donut of their choice (while supplies last) with the purchase of any beverage.

National Donut Day, celebrated on the first Friday of June each year, was originally established in 1938 by the Chicago Salvation Army to honor women who served donuts to soldiers during World War I. According to John Costello, Chief Global Marketing and Innovation Officer at Dunkin' Brands, it's the perfect day to celebrate the joy that donuts bring to people each and every day. "With our heritage as the country's donut leader, we know best that donuts can make any moment in the day a little sweeter. We're proud to once again make it easy and affordable for everyone to celebrate National Donut Day by enjoying a free donut at Dunkin' Donuts with the purchase of any beverage," he said.

To find a participating Dunkin' Donuts restaurant near you, visit https://www.dunkindonuts.com/aboutus/store/Search.aspx. To learn more about Dunkin' Donuts, visit www.DunkinDonuts.com or follow us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/DunkinDonuts) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/DunkinDonuts).

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