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Happy National Hot Dog Day 2018!

Yep, you read that right. Today is National Hot Dog Day. It’s celebrated on a Wednesday in the middle of July each year, and National Hot Dog Day 2018 falls on July 18.

The obvious way to celebrate the big holiday is … eating hot dogs. And restaurants and convenience stores like Wienerschnitzel, Philly Pretzel Factory, and 7-Eleven are joining in the festivities with National Hot Dog Day deals — including free hot dogs.

Here are the best promotions for National Hot Dog Day 2018.

Dog Haus

Download the Dog Haus app and you’ll get a free hot dog on July 18 for National Hot Dog Day 2018.

Pilot Flying J

Download the myPilot rewards app and you’ll get an offer for a free hot dog on Wednesday.

Hwy 55 Burgers, Shakes & Fries

Hot dogs are $0.99 each at Hwy 55 for National Hot Dog Day 2018.


The Wienerschnitzel deal for National Hot Dog Day on Wednesday, July 18, is five chili dogs for $5. Bring a friend.

Philly Pretzel Factory

The first 100 customers at Philly Pretzel Factory locations on National Hot Dog Day get a free pretzel dog. After the freebies are handed out, pretzel dogs cost $1 each all day on Wednesday, July 18.


All day on National Hot Dog Day 2018, 7-Eleven Big Bite hot dogs are $1 each. They normally cost about $2 each, though prices vary by location.