Altamont, Illinois: Giant Miller Lite Beer Can

A giant 24-ft. tall can of Miller Lite beer created from a salvaged water storage tank stands next to a modestly rural section of US-40. Lit at night. Bonus: Tow Mater truck, and a rooftop skeleton biker with a keg.

On the Rox Pub and Grub

Address:
4728 US-40, Altamont, IL
Directions:
On the Rox Pub and Grub. On the north side of US-40 a couple miles east of town, and just west of CR-500 E.
Hours:
Lit at night. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Giant Miller Lite Beer Can

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

Lite Beer Can.

Giant Miller Lite Beer Can

A giant can of Miller Lite beer stands outside of On the Rox Pub and Grub on old US Route 40 east of Altamont. It's a little tricky if you're looking for food or drinks because On the Rox shares a large parking lot with Sweet Peas Consignment Shop and it appears to be one big building. Bonus: A rusty old tow truck with googly eyes and goofy teeth. "Tow Mater" is a character from the "Cars" movie franchise based on a 1956 International Harvester tow truck.

The giant beer can is lit at night.

[Mike Gassmann, 06/04/2019]

Deliberate, unabashed product placement; not a storage tank.


Nearby Offbeat Places

America's 2nd Largest CrossAmerica's 2nd Largest Cross, Effingham, IL - 8 mi.
Teepee, Big Buffalo, and Fighting HorsesTeepee, Big Buffalo, and Fighting Horses, St. Elmo, IL - 9 mi.
Duct Tin ManDuct Tin Man, Effingham, IL - 10 mi.
In the region:
Grave of Burl Ives, Willow Hill, IL - 40 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

Illinois Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

The Paper House, Rockport, Massachusetts (Sep 13-19, 2021)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now