Hot dogs are a staple of American culture. Ballgames, holidays, backyard parties, you name it, hot dogs are there.
The National Hot Dog and Sausage Council estimates Americans will eat 7 billion hot dogs between Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day.
With today being a holiday, there are plenty of places offering free or discounted hot dogs. Just check with your local vendor.
In North Carolina, my favorite hot dog spot is the legendary Dick’s Hot Dog Stand in Wilson. Having opened in 1921, it’s a beloved family restaurant that’s stood the test of time with millions having enjoyed.
Take a look at my special story on this local institution as written for the North State Journal. Click the link below and enjoy!