Santa Monica Arby’s Signage Coming Off to Fly to Ohio

Yee-haw! Photo: Steve Snodgrass via Flickr

Not only is Santa Monica replacing its Arby’s with a Wendy’s, but all of L.A. will soon be missing one giant neon cowboy hat. Santa Monica Patch reports that the 35-foot tall neon hat was too big for a neon sign museum in Glendale and has been sold to The American Sign Museum in Ohio. You’d think removing a sign wouldn’t be that big of a deal, but you’d be wrong. Read on for the full story of what to do next time you have a giant, buzzing ten-gallon hat to give away. [SM Patch]