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It’s National Fast Food Day so head to your favorite joint and grab some goodies

61,335 Burger King Whoppers (average price $4, Minnesota) (Miguel Villagran/Getty Images)

Saturday is National Fast Food Day, so stop by your favorite spot and grab a quick bite to eat.

Fast food has been around for decades. Merriam-Webster dictionary first recognized the term in 1951.

Fast food is considered any meal that has a quick preparation time and is served to a customer in a packaged form.

Many fast food chains are offering special deals in celebration of the day.

The U.S. has the largest fast food industry in the world.