Hot dog hat (City Folk)

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Hot dog hat
Buy price Sell price
 1,200 Bells  300 Bells
Obtain via  WiiConnect24
Style Striking
HRA points 1111
In other games
New Leaf (hot-dog hat)
Names in other languages
 chapeau hot-dog
 gorro salchicha
 cappello hot dog
 핫도그 모자
 chapeau hot-dog
 gorro perrito

The hot dog hat is a downloadable headgear item in Animal Crossing: City Folk. This item acts as a hat, meaning an accessory can be worn with it.

The hot dog hat could be obtained in a letter from Nintendo if the player was connected to WiiConnect24 during the item's distribution period.


The following letter was sent alongside the hot dog hat:

Dear <player>,
It's the season for
barbecues and picnics, but
this item is for wearing,
not for eating. Hopefully it
will get you in the right
spirit though!



The following table lists which in which regions and on what dates the hot dog hat was known to have been distributed. This list may be incomplete.

Region Date(s) Reason for distribution
United States of America United States Jul 3 – 18, 2009[1] Summer



  1. Liquefy (February 12, 2011). "Animal Crossing: City Folk – FAQ". Retrieved January 12, 2021.