Chicago Hot Dog Fest

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Chicago Hot Dog Fest
Chicago History Museum, Lincoln Park Friday August 7 2015 - Sunday August 9 2015 Free
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The Chicago History Museum's celebration of one our city's signature dishes is back again, and it's still growing. This year, the festival expands to three days and welcomes sausage-slinging vendors like Chubby Wieners, Fatso's Last Stand, Frank Meats Patty and more. Cover bands will be serenading the encased meat consumption throughout the weekend and a Northwestern University professor will give a lecture entitled, “Ketchup: The Condiment of Controversy.”

Venue name: Chicago History Museum
Address: 1601 N Clark St

Cross street: at North Ave
Opening hours: Mon–Sat 9:30am–4:30pm; Sun noon–5pm
Transport: El: Brown,Purple (rush hrs) to Sedgwick. Bus: 22,36,72.
Price: Free
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