Atlanta, Illinois: Hot Dog Muffler Man

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The Bunyon Giant

Address:
Arch St., Atlanta, IL
Directions:
I-55 exit 140. Drive west on Hwy 25 into town, and continue straight on South St. Turn right onto Arch St. The Bunyon Giant will be on the left.
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Major Fun
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Hot Dog Muffler Man.

Hot Dog Muffler Man

An iconic figure from late 20th century Cicero, the Hot Dog Muffler Man has stood along Route 66 in Atlanta since 2003.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [01/24/2021]

Bunyon Muffler Man.

Cicero's Hot Dog Muffler Man

Before moving to Atlanta, Illinois, the Hot Dog Muffler Man was the bun- and weiner-hefting star of Cicero.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [02/21/2000]

American Giants 3.

Atlanta, Illinois - Muffler Men: American Giants Ep. 3
Muffler Men: American Giants Ep. 3:

The A.G. Team prowls Atlanta IL's nostalgic Rt. 66 main street, loaner home of the Hot Dog Muffler Man.

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Hot Dog Muffler Man.

Hot Dog Muffler Man

It's smack dab in the center of town and can't be missed... even if you tried.

[Rex McManamy, 10/13/2020]

This Muffler Man continues to be a popular stop on the Mother Road, originating further north in Cicero, also along Route 66.

Hot Dog Muffler Man, Atlanta, IL.

Hot Dog Muffler Man (and other International Fiberglass Giants)

Indiana, Illinois, and West Virginia Muffler Men (and a Uniroyal Gal) as you've never seen them photographed before. No, I am not a religious nut, I'm a Jesus freak!

[Ken Fitton, 07/24/2020]

Ken sent us an impressive 10-statue collage to show his progress on the Muffler Men Pilgrim's Trail. The Hot Dog Muffler Man was one. Ken's wardrobe is composed of perpetually replenished "Jesus Saves" t-shirts.


Nearby Offbeat Places

Palm's Grille Cafe - Route 66Palm's Grille Cafe - Route 66, Atlanta, IL - < 1 mi.
Mattingly Automotive: Official Route 66 MechanicMattingly Automotive: Official Route 66 Mechanic, Atlanta, IL - < 1 mi.
Smiley Face Water TowerSmiley Face Water Tower, Atlanta, IL - < 1 mi.
In the region:
Giant Lincoln and Perry Como, Washington, IL - 32 mi.

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