Our Story

FAT FRANKS BIGGER BETTER BITE is Edmonton's only professional Hot Dog Street Kitchen / Kart vendors and suppliers of private label Smokies and Hot Dogs

Our Sausages and Hot Dogs are made exclusively for us and are of the highest quality grind, natural casing and mostly gluten free. Our Hot Dogs are pork free so most faiths can enjoy them.  Our buns are baked for us to our strict standards - both whole wheat and white.

We not only operate on the street level every day, but are found  at most of the major events in Edmonton, the Whyte Ave Little Dog House, University of Alberta, McEwan University and West Edmonton Mall.

FAT FRANKS is the ORIGINAL street venders in Edmonton! We started it all in 1995! With a humble start of 3 street karts, we have developed into a multifaceted and diverse company with over $4,000,000.00 annual sales. We have the ability, expertise, people and equipment to feed up to 200,000 persons events (Indy Race), as well as those with just 20.

FAT FRANKS has a strong product recognition, strong management record and strong business ethics!

Since FAT FRANKS creation, we have served over 8 million + customers in Northern and Central Alberta. Our reputation is built on creating and maintaining the highest standards in quality of product, service, staffing and FUN!

Call on the ORIGINALS! 20+ years in the business!

Don't trust your event or business plan to the kopy kittens out there! Keep it Real @ Fat Franks

A slight History of our event participation:

  • Grey Cup 1998/2002/2010
  • Fringe Theatre Adventures
  • Edmonton Folk Festival
  • St. Albert's International Children's Festival
  • Big Valley Jamboree
  • Edmonton Caribbean Festival
  • Symphony Under the Sky
  • Corporate Challenge
  • Ellerslie Rugby Festival
  • Edmonton's Celebrate Canada
  • Edmonton Street Performers Festival
  • Sonic Boom Festival
  • Labatt's Blues Festival
  • Northlands Fox Creek Horse Show
  • World Junior AAA Baseball Tournament 2000/2009
  • 2001 ITU World Champion Triathlon
  • 2014 ITU World Champion Triathlon
  • Edmonton Champ Car Race 2005, 2006, 2007, 2011
  • Edmonton Metroplois Winter Festival
  • Bysantine/Winter Festival
  • Red Bull Crashed Ice

You can find us on: Whyte Ave,  West Edmonton Mall, Canadian Tire - West end, Spruce Grove, Fort Road, Strathcona Farmer's Market, Rice Howard Walkway, 104th Street Market, The Arts District, 106th Street/Jasper, 108th Street/99ave, Churchill Square, West End Princess Auto area The Legislative Grounds daily

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