BURLINGTON, VT - April 23, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ - Bruegger's Bagels, known for its authentic New York-style bagels baked fresh all day, is celebrating its 30th year with Three Free Bagel Day as a thank-you to its loyal guests and as a fundraiser for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, which also turns 30 this year.
On Thursday, April 25, from open until 2 p.m., guests can visit any participating Bruegger's Bagels bakery, present a coupon and receive three free bagels of their choice. In return, guests are encouraged to donate to their local Children's Miracle Network hospital and help kids and families in need.
"The shared 30th anniversary with our national charity partner, Children's Miracle Network, inspired us to create another opportunity to work together," said Bruegger's Bagels Director of Marketing Judy Kadylak. "Inviting our guests to enjoy three of their favorite bagels while helping the kids makes this an extra special celebration for us all."
To get their free bagels, Bruegger's Bagels guests can visit the brand's Facebook page and click on the "3 Free Bagel" tab to print a coupon or display it on their smartphone at the register of their local bakery. The brand's email club members will receive the coupon via email. (Bagel fans interested in receiving coupons all year long can register at http://www.brueggers.com.)
Specially marked collection canisters will be placed in each Bruegger's Bagels bakery so guests can donate to Children's Miracle Network Hospitals when they come in to get their free bagels.
Also as part of the ongoing 30th anniversary celebration, Bruegger's Bagels is giving away 30 Bagel Box Parties, which include 18 bagels and three tubs of 100 percent made-in-Vermont cream cheese. From April 19 through April 25, guests can enter for a chance to win on the company's Facebook page.
Bruegger's Enterprises, Inc. (BEI), a leader in the fast-casual restaurant segment, operates 302 Bruegger's Bagels bakeries in North America. Renowned for its authentic fresh-baked bagels, the chain also offers a wide variety of freshly prepared breakfast and lunch options made with high-quality, simple ingredients served with its unique brand of hospitality. Bruegger's Bagels is dedicated to the communities it serves and supports charitable causes locally and nationally. BEI's parent company, Groupe Le Duff, SA, is the world's second-largest company in the bakery-cafe sector. Founded in 1983, BEI is headquartered in Burlington, Vt. For more information, please visit http://www.brueggers.com or become a fan on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/brueggers.