Los Angeles, California: Chicken Boy - Muffler Man

A Muffler Man, classic roadside giant, with the head of a chicken and an accessory bucket. In storage from 1984 until he returned in Oct. 2007.
Address:
5558 N Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA
Directions:
Highland Park area, along Historic Route 66.
Phone:
323-254-4565
RA Rates:
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Chicken Boy.

Chicken Boy - Muffler Man

Chicken Boy is just a block away from the Highland Theater.

[Aileen, 07/09/2016]

Chicken boy.

Chicken Boy - Muffler Man

Good food nearby Chicken Boy!

[Mathe And Teardrop, 09/23/2011]

Chicken Boy's realm.

Chicken Boy - Muffler Man

Stopped by to see the famous chicken boy and found him still perched on top of the Future Studio Design and Gallery. The place appeared to be closed, but they did have some info about him on the door you can read. I walked around back and noticed they had some other interesting chicken artifacts stashed in the back lot.

I then got permission from a business a few doors down to climb up on their roof and get some rare shots of chicken boy overlooking the skyline. I also found that he is now located right next to the animal clinic although he was the only "chicken" I saw waiting outside.

[Joel Baker, 08/02/2011]

Chicken Boy.

Chicken Boy - Muffler Man

He's up on my roof now...installation completed Oct 18. Uplighting still to be designed and installed.

Souvenir stand regular hours and updated web site (chickenboy.com) soon-ish. Drive-bys during the day will not disappoint. Big party may happen in early 2008.

[Amy Inouye, 10/24/2007]
New Roost For Chicken Boy?

1984 passed without the rise of Big Brother, but it did mark the fall of Chicken Boy.

... [05/13/2007] Complete News Story

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