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Jan 30, 2013, 15:05 ET
SONIC's Footlong Chicago Dog.  (PRNewsFoto/SONIC Drive-In)

SONIC® Drive-In Celebrates Groundhog Day

SONIC Drive-In is putting the odds in everyone's favor this Groundhog Day by offering a 100% chance of good news. Groundhog Day marks the...

Nov 26, 2012, 11:56 ET
SONIC's limited-time Chocolate Mint Holiday Shake(R).  (PRNewsFoto/SONIC Drive-In)

SONIC® Mints Delicious, December-only Dessert

'Tis the season for the return of mint to the flavor spotlight! For a limited time this December, SONIC guests can celebrate the holidays with the...

Nov 19, 2012, 10:04 ET

SONIC Backs Black Friday Shoppers with All-Day Deal

 Black Friday early birds fighting fatigue on the unofficial shopping holiday can rest easy and refuel at SONIC Drive-In with its full...

Nov 02, 2012, 12:38 ET
SONIC Drive-In New Asiago Caesar Chicken Sandwich

SONIC® Launches Premium Chicken Sandwiches

 With the growing popularity of chicken among diners, SONIC has introduced two new Premium Chicken Sandwiches to give guests the most bang for...

Oct 26, 2012, 07:43 ET
SONIC offers 50-cent Corn Dogs all day this Halloween.  (PRNewsFoto/SONIC Drive-In)

Get a Scary Good Deal this Halloween

Ghouls, goblins and ballerinas alike are all invited to SONIC Drive-In this Wednesday, Oct. 31, for an all-day treat that's no trick:...

Sep 24, 2012, 09:00 ET
Limeades for Learning.  (PRNewsFoto/SONIC Drive-In)

SONIC® Launches Five-week Push to Pour Half a Million Dollars into Classrooms

 With class in session for students across the country, SONIC Drive-In is re-enrolling its commitment to education with the official launch of...

Aug 29, 2012, 09:34 ET

SONIC® Celebrates New Starts with Back-to-School Day Promotion, Limited Time Menu Items

 With back-to-school season in full swing and new starts in store for both students and parents, SONIC Drive-In is declaring Tuesday, Sept. 4,...

Jun 18, 2012, 10:53 ET

SONIC® Announces Official Sun Sponsorship and Celebrates with Summer Campaign and Summertime Products

 SONIC® is no longer simply America's Drive-In®. In an unprecedented move by an earthly institution, the nation's largest chain of...

Apr 10, 2012, 10:38 ET

SONIC® to Offer Happy Hour All Day on Tax Day, April 17

 Taxpayers can take their first deductions of the year on April 17 – Tax Day – with refreshing, half-price drinks from SONIC,...

Feb 27, 2012, 12:36 ET

SONIC®, America's Drive-In®, First National QSR to Offer Sweet Potato Tots

 Sweet potatoes are making a grand entrance on the SONIC menu. SONIC is expanding its unique Tots offering by introducing new Sweet...

Nov 14, 2011, 07:00 ET
Limeades for Learning.  (PRNewsFoto/SONIC Drive-In)

Limeades for Learning® Reaches New Heights in Helping Classrooms

Give Limeades for Learning voters an A+ for awesomeness. They voted in record numbers for their favorite teachers' projects throughout the...

Nov 08, 2011, 08:06 ET

SONIC® Introduces New Flavor-Packed Toaster Melt™ Sandwiches

As temperatures continue to tumble down, SONIC®, America's Drive-In®, is keeping things toasty with the addition of two new TOASTER...

Aug 29, 2011, 07:00 ET
Limeades for Learning.  (PRNewsFoto/SONIC Drive-In)

SONIC® Heads Back to School with $500,000 in Teacher Grants in Tow

With the annual passage of children back to classrooms underway, SONIC Drive-In is renewing its commitment to education with the official launch...

Aug 16, 2011, 07:00 ET

SONIC's® Team Burrito Makes Varsity Lineup this Fall

SONIC®, America's Drive-In®, is adding three new additions to its team of breakfast burritos. Each of the new burritos – The...

Jul 05, 2011, 10:47 ET

SONIC® Introduces Line of Sundae Shakes and New Bold, Spicy Hot Dog Option

It's summer, it's hot and SONIC®, America's Drive-In®, is celebrating with flavorful new menu items in July and August. Just in time for...

May 05, 2011, 11:00 ET

SONIC® Renews Commitment to Advancing Learning on Teacher Appreciation Week

To celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week, SONIC®, America's Drive-In® thanks the thousands of teachers who help students learn...

Mar 03, 2011, 15:47 ET

SONIC® Reinvents Ballpark Classic, Debuts Four New Premium Beef Hot Dogs

The humble hot dog is getting a rebuild from four different angles thanks to SONIC®, America's Drive-In®. The nation's largest chain of...

Nov 01, 2010, 08:00 ET

SONIC® Launches a Flavor Touchdown

It's fall. It's football season, and SONIC is piling on big flavor with the new Tex-Mex Footlong Quarter Pound Coney. Covered in chili and cheese,...

Aug 30, 2010, 06:00 ET
SONIC Drive-In logo.  (PRNewsFoto/SONIC Drive-In)

SONIC® Renews $500,000 Commitment to Public Schools

Today marks the second year of SONIC Drive-In's commitment to Limeades for Learning, a cause branding initiative that empowers consumers to direct...

Jun 28, 2010, 06:10 ET
SONIC Drive-In New Footlong Quarter Pound Coney. (PRNewsFoto/SONIC, America's Drive-In)

SONIC Introduces New Footlong Quarter Pound Coney

 Just in time to celebrate National Hot Dog Month, SONIC®, America's Drive-In®, introduces its new and improved Footlong Quarter...