Front Yard Papa Burger

Field review by the editors.

Avondale, Colorado

Standing next to a lightly-traveled rural road, a 1960s A&W Papa Burger statue keeps what must be a lonely vigil. His last confirmed sighting (2012) showed that his eyes, nose, and mouth had been retouched with what appeared to be sprayed-on paint; his clothing was scuffed; and he was missing his giant burger and root beer mug. Time may have left this wayward statue better or worse off; we hope that in the interim his accessories have at least made it back onto his hand stubs.

Also see: The A&W Burger Family

Front Yard Papa Burger

Address:
48847 Forest Park Rd, Avondale, CO
Directions:
Take US-50 BUS into Avondale. Turn south at the gas station (no stoplight) onto Avondale Blvd. Drive south a half-mile. Turn left onto Forest Park Rd. Drive about a half-mile. Papa Burger will be on the left, standing in front of a house.
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