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National Hot Dog Day: Thursday, July 23, 2015

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Posted on July 20, 2015 by

For National Hot Dog Day, Benjamin Watson of the New Orleans Saints, and other local celebrities making hot dogs at DAT FRERET! From 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., 10% benefit the Son of a Saint Foundation, a group devoted to enhancing the lives of fatherless boys in the New Orleans area! Ben will be arriving at 5:30, creating his own Smoked Sausage! Come out to enjoy an American Classic on NATIONAL HOT DOG DAY!



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Challenge Entertainment hold their Regional Championship for Trivia this past Sunday, July 12, at our Freret St. location!

Challenge Entertainment Trivia

Posted on July 15, 2015 by

On Sunday, July 12, 2015,  our Freret St. location held the Trivia Regional Championship for Challenge Entertainment. Every week, come to each of our location to have a great time with your friends over a hot dog and a few pitchers of beer!


Tuesday:   Freret St. @ 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday: Magazine St. @ 7:30 p.m.

Thursday:  Frenchmen St. @ 7:30 p.m.


Magazine Street Art Market is Now Open!

Posted on June 19, 2015 by


Are you looking for a real New Orleans experience? Dat Dog on Magazine St. has gourmet hot dogs and delicious fries, and now the Magazine St. Art Market featuring local arts, crafts, and gourmet Snoballs… all at reasonable prices.


Every Friday 6pm – 11pm
Every Saturday 11am – 4pm

Take a piece of South Louisiana home with you!



Posted on October 13, 2014 by

Say Auf Wiedersehen to Oktoberfest with one last weekend-long event at Dat Dog!

October 24th and 25th marks the 2nd Annual Oktoberfest Weekend at Dat Dog Magazine featuring live music, Abita Oktoberfest beer on tap, German Bratwurst dogs and our famous Canine Costume Contest.

Friday’s festivities include: live music by Miss Claudia and Her Bier Gartners from 6-9pm in the authentic European beer garden, the once-a-year Oktoberfest German-style Dog (lightly smoked, thinly ground pork sausage with sauerkraut, diced onions and yellow mustard) and $1 off all German beers (there’s 5 of them!)

The festivities continue Saturday at 6pm with the famous Canine Costume Contest featuring hilarious categories such as ugliest dog and best matching owner/dog costume. Local celebrity guest judges will award winners with Dat Dog gift certificates and other prizes.

Think your dog has what it takes to win? Register at DATDOGSHOW.EVENTBRITE.com

All weekend festivities are free and open to the public.



Our Magazine St. location is:

3336 Magazine Street

New Orleans, LA


Dat Dog NOLA Goes Pink‏

Posted on September 24, 2014 by

Many of you will already know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. And by now, you’ll probably also be familiar with the fact that we love to support a good cause. That’s why, throughout October, our 3 stores will be offering the the following specials throughout the whole month to raise money for the Susan G. Komen Foundation in New Orleans. One dollar from each item sold will go to the foundation’s ongoing efforts to fight breast cancer in the New Orleans area.

The NOLA Goes Pink Dog, $7.95 – A traditional pork wiener with shredded cheddar cheese, diced tomatoes and chipotle mayo.

The Old Fashioned Home Made Nectar Soda Float, $5.00 – The Old Fashioned Home Made Nectar Soda Float, a homage to the classic K&B recipe with a hot pink color and honeyed almond flavor. 

Ballistic Bingo!

Posted on September 18, 2014 by

You all know that feeling. The feeling of dragging your sorry a*ses to work on a Monday morning and the fun you had over the weekend now a far off memory.

Well, NEVER FEAR!…Ballistic Bingo is here! Every Monday from 7.30pm-9.30pm, at our Freret store, we’ll be holding this brand new event to beat your weekend blues.

Join us with your friends for these crowd interactive nights hosted by Challenge Entertainment where there’ll be some awesome prizes in store!

Our 2nd annual Devon Walker day

Posted on September 3, 2014 by

Thursday 5th September – All Day

Dat Dog on Freret’s Second Annual Devon Walker Day will be taking place tomorrow and will be raising funds for the Devon Walker Fund, to assist with care and medical attention for former Tulane University Safety Devon Walker, who sustained a severe spinal cord injury in 2012. Our first Devon Walker held in August 2013 was a massive success, come along and help make this one even better!!

We’ll have a special ‘Devon Walker Dog’ on the day where $1 from each dog sold will go to the Devon Walker fund. We would also welcome any additional donations throughout the day. Devon will be heading in himself during the afternoon so make sure you come say hi!

We hope to see you there!

DD x

The Red Dress Ride!

Posted on August 6, 2014 by

This Week is the Dress Red Ride!! So take this chance to jump on your bikes and Dress in Red!

The ride starts here, with us at our Freret location! We’ll have 10% off food and Happy Hour drink prices for all you guys taking part. Make sure to arrive in plenty of time if you want to get food though. The ride will begin around 7:45, and they will have a tracker running for those who are late or want to catch up mid-way.

The afterparty this week will be at Grits, where longtime rider Jason Fraude has set up some food and drink specials.

To find out more, visit the event page on Facebook.