National Hot Dog Day: Hot To Get Free Franks & More Tasty Deals


On July 18, get 14-ounce Ball Park Angus Franks for $1.99 each and eight-pack hot dog buns for $0.99.

What's in a name: Hot dogs got their nickname "frankfurters" after being invented in in Frankfurt, Germany in 1484.

Toppings: 86 percent of adults top their dogs with mustard.

The Nostalgia Electrics Retro Series Pop-Up Hot Dog Toaster is on sale for $15.44 (down from $22) at Walmart.

From 12:01 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, July 18, Love's customers can enjoy a free hot dog or other roller grill item. Customers can redeem one coupon per person per transaction at participating locations in 41 states.

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So, let us shout out the borough restaurants offering deals (for a buck and up) on such a holiday.

Sonic Drive-In: The chain's Chili Cheese and All American Hot Dogs are $1 at participating locations Wednesday. Pop-up locations will be revealed throughout the day on Portillo's Twitter and Instagram accounts.

Philly Pretzel Factory: Pretzel dogs are $1 Wednesday and the first 100 people at each location get a card for a $1 pretzel dog each day in August.

Portillo's: Through Sunday, get two Portillo's hot dogs for $5. If you're not in on chili dogs... we might have to end this relationship.

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