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National Hot Dog and Sausage Council Kicks Off July’s Hot Dog Month With Hot Dog Stories Contest

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

America’s Hot Dog Icons Join to Share Why Hot Dogs Are Special to Them

Washington, DC, June 29, 2016—If you’re an American, there’s a very good chance you will be enjoying a hot dog this weekend. The National Hot Dog and Sausage Council (NHDSC) estimates Americans will eat 150 million hot dogs on July 4th alone. The Independence Day weekend also kicks off National Hot Dog Month, a celebration of our nation’s iconic food. To mark the occasion, the NHDSC gathered several hot dog icons in a new series of videos to discuss their own stories about what makes hot dogs special to…