Presents

Hot Dogs • Beer • Music • Family Fun Exclusively serving Vienna Beef hot dogs.

Friday

(August 7)

11 AM to 9 PM

Saturday

(August 8)

11 AM to 9 PM

Sunday

(August 9)

11 AM to 8 PM

Meat the Vendors

  • Abbey Pub
  • Chicago Classic
  • Cookers Red Hots
  • Flashy Hotdogs
  • Select Cut Steakhouse
  • Boricua Dog
  • Chubby Wieners
  • Fatso’s Last Stand/
    Frank Meats Patty
  • Frannie’s Beef &
    Catering
  • Wishbone
...and many more!

Meat the Speakers

Friday

Bill Savage

Ketchup: The Condiment of Controversy
12:00 PM

Russell Lewis

Everything but the Squeal: Chicago’s Union Stock Yards
1:00 PM

Bill Savage

Ketchup: The Condiment of Controversy
2:00 PM

Saturday

Rich Bowen

Adventures in the Weiner City
12:00 PM

Bruce Kraig

Hot Dog: An American Icon
1:00 PM

Rich Bowen

Hot Dog Chicago with Everything on It
2:00 PM

Bruce Kraig

Hot Dog: An American Icon
3:00 PM

Sunday

Rich Bowen

Adventures in the Weiner City
12:00 PM

Bob Schwartz

The Passion & People Behind Chicago’s Hot Dog Stands
1:00 PM

Rich Bowen

Hot Dog Chicago with Everything on It
2:00 PM

Bob Schwartz

Dragging it Through the Garden…Without Ketchup
3:00 PM

Food Tickets

Individual Dog Dollars: $1 US = $1 Dog Dollar.

Save up to 20% off if you order a food package in advance.
Adults can also enjoy $4 off the price of admission to the Chicago History Museum.
Children 12 and under receive free museum admission.

Example of Food and Beverage options available with a discount package

You can make different selections. Order how you want.

Dog Pup Deal - $30 Dog Team Deal - $60 Dog Pack Deal - $120

Dog dollars can be used during all three days of the fest. All sales are final. No refunds.

Our Sponsors

Lead Sponsor

Vienna Beef

Additional Sponsors

Special Events Management S. Rosen's Corner Bakery Wintrust Bank Old Town Univision K-Hits Bud Light Sprint 101.9 FM The Mix Whole Foods Enterprise Car Share Latin School of Chicago Absopure Thorek Memorial Hospital

Special Thanks

The Chicago History Museum gratefully acknowledges the support of the Chicago Park District on behalf of the people of Chicago.

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