A Japanese woman poses for a souvenir photo wearing a similar turban worn by pirate Capt. Jack Sparrow in the Walt Disney Pictures sequel 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest' in front of the poster of American actor Johnny Depp as Sparrow during a Japanese television's promotional event in Tokyo on Marine Day national holiday Monday, July 17, 2006. The record-shattering blockbuster will be released in Japan July 22. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
Some people will do anything for a free treat. On Wednesday, September 19, area sweet shops want you to open up and say, “A-r-r-r-gh!” Buccaneers who honor “Talk Like a Pirate Day” will receive a free glazed doughnut at the Kettering Krispy Kreme location or a free cupcake at Beavercreek's Cake, Hope & Love. Those who dare to wear full pirate regalia will get a free dozen glazed doughnuts at Krispy Kreme and a 4-pack of cupcakes at C, H&L.
Need some sample pirate words? Try these: Shiver Me Timbers, Ahoy Matey, Blow Me Down, Heave Ho, Landlubber, Sea Dog, Thar She Blows and Yo Ho Ho.
Krispy Kreme is located at 2001 East Dorothy Lane in Kettering.
Cake, Hope & Love is located at 1490 N.Fairfield Rd. in Beavercreek.