WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (June 13, 2019) – Following the popularity of a similar offer in 2018, fans can once again enjoy Sahlen’s hot dogs for just one dollar during the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen race weekend, June 27–June 30 at Watkins Glen International.
Marking the 17th consecutive year of partnership between Sahlen’s and The Glen along with the 150th anniversary for Sahlen Packing Co., last year’s wildly popular one-day offer will extended from Thursday through Sunday at WGI concession stands this year
“Sahlen’s has been a great partner of ours for many years and nothing goes better with sportscar racing then authentic hot dogs,” said Watkins Glen International President Michael Printup. “Fans are first at Watkins Glen International and we are excited to bring the Dollar Sahlen’s Dog back to them for another exciting weekend of racing.”
Fans can also enjoy hot dogs with Watkins Glen International President Michael Printup and Sahlen Packing Company President Joe Sahlen on June 28 during Hot Dogs with The President. It is a free event and it starts at 6:00 p.m. at the Zippo Turn 10 Terrace, leading up to a 7:00 p.m. concert. The show will be on the Jack Daniel’s Summer Stage featuring Tink Bennett & Tailor Made (located near the Zippo Turn 10 Terrace).
“This weekend is very special for the entire Sahlen’s company,” said Sahlen Packing Co President Joe E. Sahlen. “It brings together great on track action, great fans and of course great hot dogs. Watkins Glen’s commitment to giving fans the best experience possible is unmatched and we are excited to partner with them and give fans a smokehouse of a deal.”
Sahlen Packing Company was founded in 1869 in Buffalo, New York as a family business, now five generations strong. Today, they continue the dedication to the old-fashioned idea of providing you with the finest products available. In addition to being the name behind the Buffalo area’s favorite hot dogs and holiday hams, Sahlen’s has grown from Western New York roots to offer our “Old Fashioned” Smokehouse Ham, Turkey Breast and Hot Dogs in over 30 states.
Don’t miss an exciting weekend of nearly 24-hours of on-track action featuring the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, Michelin Pilot Challenge, Porsche GT3 Cup USA and Lamborghini Super Trofeo. For more information and tickets, visit www.theglen.com, or call us at 866.461.RACE.
Located within five (5) hours (~300 miles) of 25% of the US population, Watkins Glen International is the premier road racing facility in North America, three-times voted “Best NASCAR Track” by readers of USA Today. Keep up with The Glen on Facebook and Twitter. For tickets, camping, and additional information, call 1-866-461-RACE or visit www.theglen.com.