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Celebrate Macaron Day with free sweet treats in Manhattan this weekend

If you find yourself in New York City this Sunday, be sure to celebrate Macaron Day with free, sweet treats from some of the city’s best bakeries.

Free macarons in Manhattan this weekend.
Free macarons in Manhattan this weekend. Image by Eden, janine and Jim / CC BY 2.0

More than a dozen bakeries are involved in Macaron Day, and some of the proceeds go to City Harvest, a food bank in NYC. All locations of Francois Payard will be selling a special Macaron Doughnut, a supersized version of a macaron filled with cream. Read more: gothamist.com