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COME TO HOT DOGS' "ALMOST HEAVEN!" THE ANNUAL WV HOT DOG FESTIVAL! SHOWCASING:   Stewarts Original Hot Dogs... MIDWAY DRIVE-IN... Sam’s Hot Dogs... The Shake Shoppe-Ironton... Dave’s Famous T & L Hot Dogs-Morgantown... G.D. Ritzy’s... Carnivore BBQ & The Neanderthal Hot Dog-Hamlin... Twisted Grille... GiGi’s Pepperoni Rolls & Pigs In A Blanket... …along with Big Buck’s Pork Rinds of Moorefield WV... ScragglePop... Rick’s Lemonade... Kona Ice... Village Ice... Chesapeake Dairy Bell... …Come enjoy all the great hot dogs and special treats!

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All proceeds we raise from the festival's contests, rides, run and activities each year goes to Hoops Family Children's Hospital at Cabell Huntington Hospital, helping the region's children who are in treatment for cancer and other life-threatening illnesses. We hope you find many activities for you, your family, and the family dog to enjoy at the festival again this year!
We sincerely appreciate your donations (any size...together as a community it all adds up to benefit children in our region who needs us!) To donate, simply click the donate button below, and specify the amount you would like to contribute. Please reference WV Hot Dog Festival in the notes of your donation. You will receive a 501c3 receipt for your donation, for your tax file.
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Hungry for Hoops

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Hungry For Hoops 2021



June 2021: Tri-State Region: Nearly two dozen restaurants in the Tri-State have banned together to give back to Hoops Family Children’s Hospital on Tuesday, June 8th.  Families, the workforce, and the entire public is invited to dine at these participating restaurants, and 10% of their ticket will be donated directly back to Hoops Family Children’s Hospital:

Don’t pack your lunch for work, or cook dinner at home on Tuesday, June 8th…we’re asking you be HUNGRY FOR HOOPS THAT DAY!  Just choose from one (or more) of the participating restaurants, remind your server or cashier you’re there to be part of HUNGRY FOR HOOPS, and 10% of your table’s ticket will be donated to HOOPS FAMILY CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL!  It’s that easy!  What will you be in the mood for on Tuesday, June 8th?  Mexican food?  German?  Family-style?  Italian? American Drive-In?   We’ve got you covered!  Grab a co-worker, a friend, or the entire family and come dine for HOOPS!


DINE in Ironton

-Frisch’s Big Boy (donating 10% all day!)  South 9th Street, Ironton


DINE in South Point

-Casa Grande (donating 10% all day!)  Route 52, South Point


DINE in Huntington

-Backyard Pizza & Raw Bar (donating 5% all day!) 3rd Avenue, Huntington, across from Mountain Health Arena

-Bahnhof WVrsthaus & Biergarten (donating 10% all day!) 7th Avenue, Huntington

-Black Sheep (donating 10% all day!) Pullman Square, Huntington

-Classic Cam’s Ham (donating 10% all day!) 1st Street, Huntington

-Christopher’s Eats’ (donating 10% all day on WEDNESDAY June 9th!) 5340 U.S. Route 60, Huntington, take exit 15 on I-64 for 29th Street Exit

-Cold Stone Creamery (donating 10% all day!) Pullman Square, Huntington

-G.D. Ritzy’s (donating 10% all day!) Hal Greer Blvd, Huntington, across from Cabell Huntington Hospital

-The Peddler (donating 5% all day!) 3rd Avenue, Huntington, across from Mountain Health Arena

-Stewart’s Original Hot Dogs (donating 10% all day!) 2445 5th Ave, Huntington

DINE in Barboursville

-Fratelli’s (donating 10% all day!) River Place Plaza in Barboursville, take exit 15 on I-64 for 29th Street Exit

-Main Street on Central (donating 10% 5-10 pm!)  Central Avenue, across from Village Medical

-Oscar’s Breakfast Burgers & Brews (donating 10% all day!)  River Place Plaza in Barboursville, take exit 15 on I-64 for 29th Street Exit


DINE in Milton

-Shaffer’s Drive-In (donating 10% all day!)  South Main Street, next to the airplane on display


DINE in Hurricane

-Farley’s Famous Hot Dogs (donating 10% all day!)  Midland Trail, across from H&R Block, Hurricane


DINE in Kenova

-Stewart’s Original Hot Dogs (donating 10% all day!)  1025 Oak Street, Kenova, take exit 1 Kenova/Ceredo (Tri-State Airport exit)


DINE in Hamlin

-Carnivore BBQ (donating 10% all day!)  8515 Court Avenue, Hamlin (Lincoln County)


For more information, contact:

Tracey Baumgard, Market President of iHeartMedia Huntington, TraceyBaumgard@iHeartMedia.com

Melanie Akers, Hoops Family Children’s Hospital, 304-526-4569

Judy Eaton or Jenn Seay, WV Hot Dog Festival, JudyEaton@iHeartMedia.com and/or JenniferSeay@iHeartMedia.com              


*Note:  Other restaurants from across the region are invited to join the fundraiser on Tuesday, June 8th…just contact Jennifer Seay, event coordinator, at 304-417-3236, or jenniferseay@iheartmedia.com.


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