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.
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.
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.