And the winners are:
First place- “What’s In Your Bun?” submitted by Julie Burke of Livonia, MI
Second Place- “Don’t Be a Hot Dog, Just Eat One,” submitted by George Weiser of Livonia, MI
Third Place- “I Brake for Hot Dogs,” submitted by Ronnie Kryjak, of Simsbury, CT
Thanks to all who submitted slogans and voted for our finalists!
How Winners will be Selected
A panel of judges from the National Hot Dog & Sausage Council will review submissions and select finalists. Finalists will be chosen based on personal creativity concerning the hot dog and the people featured in the picture. The finalists will be uploaded to the National Hot Dog Council Facebook fan page at 12pm Eastern Time on July 13, 2015. Facebook fans will be able to vote daily for their favorite submission between July 13 and 5pm ET on July 22, 2015. One grand prize and two runner-up prizes will be awarded. The grand prizes and runner-up prizes will be awarded for the slogans that receive the most votes during the voting period and winners will be announced on National Hot Dog Day July 22. Winners will be notified by email and will have 30 days from notification to claim their prizes.
The winning entry will win a $100 gift card for their favorite hot dogs, a Curl-A-Dog spiral hot dog slicer as well as an NHDSC t-shirt and a designed version of their bumper sticker. First runner-up will receive a $50 gift card for their favorite hot dogs, an NHDSC t-shirt and a bumper sticker, and second runner-up will receive an NHDSC t-shirt and a bumper sticker. A national announcement of the winners will be made on National Hot Dog Day July 22, 2015.