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Wienermobile rolls into Tampa Bay for some bun fun

Look out Tampa Bay, the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile is hitting our streets. We know you wish you were an Oscar Mayer wiener, but two soon-to-be college graduates, Molly Segall and Steve Johnson, were chosen as Oscar Mayer Hotdoggers to drive the iconic Wienermobile all across the region, stopping at communities along the way. "We hope to get a chance to meat you while in Tampa and even give a few lucky dogs a Wienermobile ride," they said in a release.

Here's where you can find the wiener:


11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Publix, 3238 Little Road, New Port Richey

3 to 6 p.m. at Publix, 500 E Lake Road, Palm Harbor


11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Publix, 5371 Ehrlich Road, Tampa

3 to 6 p.m. at Publix, 7835 Gunn Highway, Tampa


10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lake Mirror Classic Auto Show, 100 E Main St., Lakeland


11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Publix, 5804 Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota

3 to 6 p.m. at Publix, 11205 E State Road 70, Bradenton

Wienermobile rolls into Tampa Bay for some bun fun 10/17/13 [Last modified: Friday, October 18, 2013 2:11pm]
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