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Published: Jul 17, 2019 3 min read
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Happy National Hot Dog Day!

Hot Dog Day, celebrated on July 17 every year, is one of countless made-up food holidays that have turned into "hot" events on the calendar.

National Hot Dog Day 2019 falls on Wednesday, July 17 — today! — and there are plenty of freebies and hot dog deals. Hot dog specialists like Nathan's, Dog Haus, and Wienerschnitzel have hot dog deals today, and convenience store chains like 7-Eleven have some awesome National Hot Dog Day freebies and promotions today too.

Here are all the best National Hot Dog Day 2019 deals you need to know about today.


For National Hot Dog Day 2019, participating Nathan's Famous Hot Dogs restaurant locations are offering a second hot dog for 5 cents each when you buy one hot dog at regular price.

Dog Haus

Use the Dog Haus app and you can get a free hot dog or free delivery of online orders on Wednesday for National Hot Dog Day.

Sonic Drive-in

Text DOG to 876642 on Wednesday and you'll receive an offer good for unlimited $1 hot dogs today at Sonic locations.


For National Hot Dog Day 2019, 7-Eleven is offering Quarter-Pound Big Bite hot dogs for just $1 each, all day long.

Philly Pretzel Factory

Philly Pretzel Factory is giving out one free Pretzel Dog per customer for the first 100 people in line starting at 11 a.m. today.


For National Hot Dog Day 2019, Wienerschnitzel locations have a special deal offering five chili dogs for $5 — on Wednesday, July 17 only.


Show this coupon to a cashier at a Love's convenience store on Wednesday, July 17, and you can get a free hot dog.

Pilot Flying J

Download the Pilot Flying J app or look at your existing account and you'll see an offer for a free hot dog today for National Hot Dog Day 2019.

TravelCenters of America

Members of the TravelCenters of America UltraONE loyalty program will get a coupon today good for a free hot dog on July 17.