Today is National Hot Dog Day! Find freebies, deals on dogs


Other ingredients include water, curing agents and spices like salt, garlic, sugar and nutmeg. That sounds pretty flawless for National Hot Dog Day, which is more commonly known as July 19, thought it does vary from year to year.

That's today! And plenty of places are offering deals.

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

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Burger King: Their grilled dogs are just 79 cents all month long.

Circle K - Hot dogs are $1 through July 23 at participating southeast locations. Limited to five hot dogs per person. The deal is available at all Portillo's locations all day Wednesday while supplies last.

Heinz has the high hopes of converting Windy City hot dog lovers to using the forbidden condiment on their dogs - an undoubtedly tall order.

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Dogs are also $1 at Thorntons convenience stores and Sonic Drive-In. This is however, at selected locations only.

"A hot dog is an exclamation of joy, a food, a verb describing one "showing off" and even an emoji". Some Chicagoans take their hot dogs very seriously. So what are you waiting for?

Pilot Flying J: There's a link for a free hot dog on the Flying J Facebook page at participating Pilot Travel Centers, today through July 26. It also applies to all guests who download the app for the restaurant. You can download that from their mobile app by clicking on the promos tab.

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Clouds and scattered t'storms will take the edge off the heat but still hot and humid conditions expected through the weekend. A cold front will move through bringing more showers for Saturday .The morning commute starts mild with lows in the mid 60s.

Combining two popular dishes Hollands Downtown Dogs offers the Burrito Dog.