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Springfield

Missouri

Giant Solo Paper Cup in Springfield, Missouri

A rather large Solo cup stands as the entrance to the Solo Cup company offices in Springfield, Missouri. Take a photo and a big gulp now though, since Solo Cup Co. has recently closed this plant, only time will tell what's in store for this roadside attraction. The giant paper cup is located at 1100 N. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, Missouri. ...
Missouri

World’s Largest Fork in Springfield, Missouri

As road trippers, we often come to a fork in the road and have to choose which path to take...or, we may come to a giant fork in the road and stop to take photos! Located in the parking lot of Noble & Associates advertising agency in Springfield, Missouri, this 35-foot tall utensil is the world's largest fork! The world's largest fork is located at 2215 W. Chesterfield Blvd, ...
Lauterbach Tire Muffler Man
Illinois

Lauterbach Tire Muffler Man

Muffler Man #2 this week stands outside Lauterbach Auto Service in Springfield, Illinois. While he looked perfectly fine when I met him in 2007, he had earlier undergone some tragedy when he lost his head in a tornado. Thankfully he was restored to glory and still proudly waves an American flag beckoning roadside travelers to come say hello. Site: Lauterbach Tire Muffler Man Location: ...
Silly America

Silly America is a roadside attractions blog designed to help travelers find unique stops for their next road trip. The website is a tribute to the great American road trip, devoted to all that is odd in America: roadside attractions, tourist traps, peculiar destinations, bizarre events, road food, fun festivals, and more! It’s a travel website and trip planner for those seeking an offbeat road trip.

About Silly America

Silly America is a roadside attractions blog designed to help travelers find unique stops for their next road trip. The website is a tribute to the great American road trip, devoted to all that is odd in America: roadside attractions, tourist traps, peculiar destinations, bizarre events, road food, fun festivals, and more! It’s a travel website and trip planner for those seeking an offbeat road trip. Read more.