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Blake’s Lotaburger celebrates 67th birthday

In celebration of its birthday, all 75 Blake’s Lotaburger locations will be serving up free peach milkshakes Tuesday to the first 50 guests who buy a Lota burger or a chicken sandwich. (Courtesy of Blake’s Lotaburger)

This coming Tuesday, Blake’s Lotaburger is celebrating its birthday by giving away free peach milkshakes for the first 50 guests beginning at 11 a.m. with the purchase of a Lota Burger or a chicken sandwich.

bright spotThe promotion commemorates the restaurant chain’s 67th year in business, when Blake Chanslor served his very first Lota Burger from a one-grill stand in Albuquerque on July 9, 1952, officials said in a news release.

All of the company’s 75 current locations throughout New Mexico, Texas and Arizona will be participating in this special birthday celebration.

And as part of the special “birthday month” celebration, Blake’s again is serving as the title sponsor for the Albuquerque Isotopes’ Green Chile Cheeseburgers Night at Isotopes Park on July 27. It is the second consecutive year that restaurant chain has served as a sponsor of this summer event.

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