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NATIONAL DRIVE-THRU DAY – July 24

National Drive-Thru Day - July 24

National Drive-Thru Day – July 24

NATIONAL DRIVE-THRU DAY

National Drive-Thru Day is observed annually on July 24th.  The drive-thru is the iconic measure of convenience.  People has enjoyed this convenience since the 1930’s.

Did you know:

  • There are more than 211,000 fast food restaurants in the United States?
  • The drive-thru format was pioneered in the United States in the 1930′s.
  • Hamburgers sold for just 18 cents at some of the first drive-thru restaurants.
  • Today it is not just restaurants that have drive-thru’s,  there are banks, pharmacy’s, liquor stores, post offices, coffee shops, dry cleaners and even wedding chapels.

CELEBRATE

Enjoy National Drive-Thru Day in all the drive-thru’s that you utilize!  Post on social media using #NationalDriveThruDay to encourage others to join in.

HISTORY

America’s first drive-thru burger chain, Jack in the Box, created National Drive-Thru Day, an “unofficial” national holiday, to celebrate America’s love of convenience by vehicle.

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