Hot Dog Caper 2015

Hot Dog Caper 2015


Hot diggity dog, it’s that time of the year again – the return of the long awaited Cal Poly Pomona (CPP) Hot Dog Caper! Join us and other members of the campus community on Thursday, Oct. 8 at University Park for FREE everything (for the most part)!

cut dog sticking its tongue out in a hot dog costume

This year marks the 32nd annual Hot Dog Caper. This free event hosted by Cal Poly Pomona Foundation Inc. (CPPF) is open to all CPP students, faculty and staff.

In celebration of CPPF’s 50th anniversary, the 32nd Annual Hot Dog Caper will have a 1960s theme!

This year’s event will feature live music from 1960s cover band Aquarius, photo booths, airbrush tattoo artists, an inflatable obstacle course, prizes, games hosted by Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) and more. Innovation Brew Works, Hoffy Hot Dogs, AT&T, Motorola, Costco, and Matt’s Run will also have booths during the event.

student at a prize wheel waiting to claim their prizeBut most importantly, FREE hot dogs?! That’s right, with the help of the generous sponsors above, we’re able to offer free hot dogs, chips, popsicles, drinks, live music, and entertainment.If you’ve never attended Hot Dog Caper before, this event is huge!
students at Hot Dog Caper on grass field zoomed in
No really, it’s huge.
students waiting in line for hot dogs at Hot Dog Caper
No seriously y’all, IT’S HUGE. Here are the statistics for last year: 16,750 hot dogs and veggie dogs, 7,865 bags of chips, 9,528 Pepsi drinks and 12,996 popsicles were distributed for FREE at the event.
students on grass at hot dog caper waiting in line, wide zoom out, hundreds in line
For more information, visit the official Hot Dog Caper website.
UPDATE: Toyota will have a booth at Hot Dog Caper where you can enter to win a Bold Camry XSE!