More than 15,000 free hot dogs were grilled and served free of charge Thursday night, July 11, by Luverne merchants and organizations for the hundreds of people who crowded Main Street for the 57th annual event.

Dog Days of Summer

If attendance at the Wiener Dog Races is any indication, the events of the July 11 Hot Dog Night drew big crowds.

Twenty dogs went head-to-head in the 16th Annual Wiener Dog Races. One dog withdrew before the race started.

Luverne Area Chamber organized the 57th annual event.


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