What were you doing 20 years ago? “Titanic” was in theaters, the Spice Girls were climbing the charts… and the Chick-fil-A Cows were preparing for their calendar debut. It marked the beginning of a two-decade run filled with udderly ridiculous costumes, and opportunities for the Cows’ biggest fans to collect free treats.
When fans entered the all-new Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta on September 2 for the first of two Chick-fil-A Kickoff Games, they were met with new sights, sounds and excitement. But one familiar gameday tradition made the new stadium feel just like home: more than 4,000 cows parachuting down from the stadium rafters.
Jade Costen knows a lot about setting goals and staying fit. He’s one the world’s top triathletes and completed three Ironman Races last year. The Ironman is considered one of the most daunting sporting events on the planet: a 2.4-mile swim, followed by a 112-mile bicycle ride and finishing with a marathon run, which is 26.2 miles.
It’s time to break out the spots and cow bells for Chick-fil-A®’s 13th annual Cow Appreciation Day event on Tuesday, July 11. On that day, customers who show their spots will receive a free entrée at Chick-fil-A’s more than 2,100 restaurants nationwide.
Mark your calendars, because the cow fashion show is almost here! For the last 12 years, Chick-fil-A fans have shown their appreciation for our bovine friends by dressing up as the Eat-Mor-Chikin™ cows.
We’ve got some good news to share: National Burger Month is over, and the Cows are back in their barn, safe and sound. During the scariest month for the Cows, they got out of town to stay incognito -- and away from burger lovers!