In celebration of National Hot Dog Day -- July 19 -- Sonic Drive-In is offering up its six-inch All-American Hot Dogs and Chili Cheese Coneys for just $1 apiece.
Sonic's All-American Dog is just as patriotic as it sounds: a grilled, all-beef hot dog topped with the classics -- ketchup, yellow mustard, relish and diced onions -- on a warm bun.
The Chili Cheese Coney piles warm, spicy chili and melty cheese on a grilled beef hot dog. This deal is only good Wednesday, July 19, and is limited to five hot dogs per person.
Tomorrow we’re makin’ it rain $1 Chili Cheese Coneys and All American Dogs on National Hot Dog Day at SONIC! ? ? #dolladolladogsyall Tax and add-ons extra. Limit 5. Includes 6" (pre-cooked) Chili Cheese Coney or 6" All-American Hot Dog only. Cannot be combined with other offers/combos. Valid 7/19/17 at participating Drive-Ins while supplies last.
And now, a few National Hot Dog Day facts!
-- National Hot Dog Day was created by the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council and was first celebrated with a Capitol Hill hot dog luncheon in 1991.
-- According to the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council, the proper etiquette required to eat a hotdog is finish the hot dog in five bites. In the case of a foot-long wiener, only seven bites are appropriate.
-- In 2014, U.S. consumers spent more than $2.5 billion on hot dogs.
-- Los Angeles consumes more hot dogs than any other American city -- more than 3.9 million in 2014 alone.