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Mackinaw City, Michigan: Giant Hot Dog

Huge fiberglass and steel frame sculpture of a wiener with fixin's in a bun -- 60 ft. long and seven tons -- erected in 2014.


102 Central Ave, Mackinaw City, MI
Northbound: I-75 exit 339, turn right at the bottom of the hill. Go two blocks south on Nicolet to East Central. Hot Dog is on the southeast corner of Central and Nicolet. Southbound: I-75 exit 339 onto West Jamet St. After a block or so, turn left on Louvigny St., go two blocks south to Central, turn left; hot dog is on your right after you come out from under I-75.
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Giant hot dog.

Giant Hot Dog

The hot dog is very easy to find and worth the stop.

[Rose Howe, 10/19/2022]

Before this year's quirky October snowstorm...

World's Largest Spray Foam Hot Dog

The hot dog weighs only a little over 1.5 tons, but is 63 feet long by 12.5 feet high from its base. It was created by artist Ron Berman of Berman Studios in Palmetto, Florida. That would be me.

[Ron Berman, 03/06/2021]

Ron had just sculpted a 30-foot Grizzly Bear down the street when the owner of a nearby restaurant asked him to sculpt the giant rooftop weenie.

Giant hot dog.

Giant Hot Dog

The Giant Hot Dog is beautiful, and the food is good too!

[Emily Flores, 06/06/2020]

Big hot dog.

Giant Hot Dog

A Weinerlicious experience! Worth the whole tip and more!

[Lindsay Ellis, 06/12/2018]

Giant hot dog

Wienerlicious Restaurant Top

I saw this while visiting the area.

[Dave, 07/05/2015]

This is the nation's current largest hot dog statue -- with a wiener link 60 feet in length.

Nearby Offbeat Places

Wacky Taxidermy and Miniatures MuseumWacky Taxidermy and Miniatures Museum, Mackinaw City, MI - < 1 mi.
America MooseAmerica Moose, St. Ignace, MI - 5 mi.
Indian VillageIndian Village, St. Ignace, MI - 6 mi.
In the region:
Mushroom Houses or Hobbit Homes, Charlevoix, MI - 41 mi.

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