LaPlace, Louisiana: Frostop Root Beer - Rotating Neon Mug

Foamy mug of Frostop Root Beer moves and glows. How can you not pull over?

411 E. Airline Hwy, LaPlace, LA
I-10 exit 209. East side of town. On the north side of US Hwy 61/E. Airline Hwy about a quarter-mile east of Main St./US Hwy 51.
M-Sa 11 am - 6 pm. Closed Su. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Frostop Root Beer - Rotating Neon Mug

Reports and tips from visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Frostop Root Beer.

Frostop Root Beer - Rotating Neon Mug

The Frostop Root Beer mug's skin, which was made of sheet metal, was replaced with aluminum in 2007. The mug's original handle and fiberglass head of foam were saved and reused. The new graphics were painted on and then the neon lights were restored.

[Terry Toler, 08/24/2008]

Rotating neon mug of Root Beer.

Frostop Drive-In - Rotating Neon Mug

LaPlace Frostop is located 30 miles from New Orleans. The mug has four colors of neon and still rotates. The building was built in 1958 and remodeled in 1981 and 1996. They are the home of the Lot-O-Burger and homemade root beer in a frozen mug.

[Terry Toler, 05/14/2007]

Nearby Offbeat Places

50-Foot Wooden Alligator50-Foot Wooden Alligator, LaPlace, LA - 3 mi.
Django Unchained Plantation: Learn About SlaveryDjango Unchained Plantation: Learn About Slavery, Wallace, LA - 11 mi.
Grave of Hitler's Horse, Zachary Taylor's BathtubGrave of Hitler's Horse, Zachary Taylor's Bathtub, St. Rose, LA - 13 mi.
In the region:
Meteorite on a Golf Course, New Orleans, LA - 23 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

My Sights

My Sights on Roadside America

Map and Plan Your Own Roadside Adventure ...Try My Sights

Mobile Apps

Roadside America app: iPhone, iPad Roadside America app for iPhone, iPad. On-route maps, 1,000s of photos, special research targets! ...More

Roadside Presidents app: iPhone, iPad Roadside Presidents app for iPhone, iPad. POTUS landmarks, oddities. ...More

Louisiana Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Maxie, the World's Largest Goose, Sumner, Missouri (Apr 12-18, 2021)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now


Favorite Quirky City Sights