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Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Giant Drippy Doughnut (In Transition)

A giant sprinkle doughnut on a pole with pink frosting. The doughnut has a bite taken out of it and the frosting drips. Erected in 2016, blown down in March 2023. The doughnut shop has vowed that it will return.

Sunshine Doughnut Co.

Address:
439 Brock Ave., Burlington, ON, Canada
Directions:
Sunshine Doughnut Co. From Lakeshore Rd turn west (no stoplight) onto Brock Ave. You'll quickly see the donut ahead on the right.
Status:
In Transition
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Giant Drippy Doughnut

Unfortunately, the Giant Drippy Doughnut is no longer on the roof. The shop was closed so I had no opportunity to find out if it would be put back up.

[Howard Beattie, 08/30/2023]

The doughnut was blown off of its pole and into the parking lot during a March 2023 snowstorm. No one was injured, and the doughnut shop has pledged to either repair or replace the doughnut, which is a Burlington landmark.

Giant drippy doughnut.

Giant Donut - The Sunshine Doughnut Co.

A giant sprinkle doughnut with pink frosting rises above a donut shop. The Sunshine Doughnut Co. opened its doors on July 8, 2016 in the heart of beautiful downtown Burlington.

[Niki, 08/08/2022]

The doughnut is 30 feet high and weighs 1,300 pounds.


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