Love's, Pilot celebrate National Hot Dog Day July 21

Updated Jul 20, 2021
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Two major travel centers chains will celebrate an iconic truck stop staple with a food giveaway.


 Love’s Travel Stops is giving away free hot dogs and half-priced drinks Wednesday, July 21, for National Hot Dog Day. Customers can redeem the offer in the Love’s Connect app. 

Love’s and Schwab Meat Co. have partnered to give customers the deal at 525 participating locations in 41 states. Customers can access the barcode for the free hot dog or roller grill item and drink discount on the Love’s Connect app from 12:01 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. July 21. 

Love’s roller grill items include Schwab’s Finest Hot Dogs, Tornados, Roller Bites, egg rolls and more. A full selection of complimentary toppings is also available. The drink discount is redeemable for any drink, including Love’s branded water, fountain drinks, fresh coffee or bottled drinks. This deal does not include alcohol.

Here’s how to access mobile deals on the Love’s Connect app:

  • Go to your app store and search for “Love's Connect” to download it.
  • Create an account by entering basic information, such as your name and email address.
  • Navigate to “My Profile” on the bottom menu and click “View Barcode.”


Pilot Flying J is teaming up with Heinz and Oscar Mayer Foodservice for the #ShareaDogSweepstakes and an exclusive offer for a free hot dog at Pilot Flying J on National Hot Dog Day.

The celebration of National Hot Dog Day at Pilot and Flying J stores includes a free hot dog. Download or open the myRewards Plus app for an exclusive to redeem for a free roller grill item.

Now through Aug.10, customers are encouraged to post a photo sharing a moment or memory with loved ones and enjoying hot dogs for a chance to be one of 10 winners of a $500 Pilot Flying J gift card. To enter the contest, simply tweet or post the photo on Twitter or Instagram and include “#ShareADogSweepstakes” and tag @PilotFlyingJ. Winners will be notified via Twitter or Instagram on or around Aug. 11.

To top off the celebration, the iconic Oscar Mayer Wienermobile will be making appearances at Pilot Flying J locations in Newark and Carney’s Point, New Jersey on July 21 and 26, respectively.