MLE

 

MLE invites "amateur" competitive eaters to participate alongside veteran eating champions in most of its events. MLE's online event application page is for applicants 18 years of age or older who fully acknowledge and understand the inherent dangers and risks associated with participating in an eating contest. Applicants further acknowledge and understand that the MLE/IFOCE coordinates with event sponsor(s) to select and approve eligible participants, and that the MLE/IFOCE shall decide, at its sole discretion, whether an applicant is eligible to participate in any eating event, and/or related activities. MLE/IFOCE may revoke an applicant's eligibility to participate in the eating contest, or related activities, at any time, for any reason, at its sole discretion. The MLE/IFOCE and the event sponsors reserve the right, at any time, to change any and all details concerning the event, including, time, duration, location and prize structure.

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03/18/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - San Antonio, TX

Winner: Men's: Juan Neave (22.5); Ladies': Kassandra Zapata (11)

Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
Details / Full Results

03/12/2017 El Croquetazo At Calle Ocho Presented By Catalina

Winner: Carmen Cincotti, with a WR 158 Catalina croquetas in 8 min!
Croquetas
Prizes: $3,500 Total Prize Purse
Details / Full Results

03/04/2017 The Spirit of Texas Festival Worldís Largest Chili Eating Championship

Discipline: Chili
Prizes: $4,000 Total Prize Purse
Details / Full Results

02/18/2017 The World Chili Eating Challenge

Winner: Joey Chestnut, with 8.5 32oz bowls of chili in 6 min!
Chili
Prizes: $3,500 Total Prize Purse
Details / Full Results

12/03/2016 The World Famous St. Elmo Shrimp Cocktail Eating ChampionshipĖLocated at the Meijer Tail Greater Party on Georgia St.

Winner: Joey Chestnut, with a WR 15b of shrimp cocktail in 8 min!
St. Elmo Shrimp Cocktail
Prizes: $3,000 total cash purse
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10/22/2016 Siegiís World Championship Bratwurst Eating Contest At Linde Oktoberfest Tulsa

Winner: Carmen Cincotti, with a WR 101 Brats in 10 Min
Siegiís Bratwursts
Prizes: $4,000 Total Prize Purse
Details / Full Results

10/15/2016 The Bass Pro Shops World MoonPie Eating Championship

Winner: Matt Stonie, with a WR 85 MoonPies in 8 min!
MoonPies
Prizes: $4,000 Total Prize Purse
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10/11/2016 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Nashville, TN

Discipline: Nathan's Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
Details / Full Results

10/08/2016 Benís Chili Bowlís World Chili Eating Championship at The Taste of DC

Winner: Joey Chestnut, with a World Record 2.25 Gallons of Chili in 6 Min
Benís Chili Bowl Chili
Prizes: $3,000 total cash purse
Details / Full Results

10/08/2016 The Historic Route 66 Fall Fiesta World Green Chile Stew Eating Championship Presented By Grants, New Mexico

Winner: Gideon Oji, with a World Record 1.3125 Gallons in 6 Min!
Green Chile Stew
Prizes: $4,000 Total Prize Purse
Details / Full Results

10/02/2016 The Elk Grove Giant Pumpkin Festival World Pumpkin Pie Eating Championship

Winner: Joey Chestnut, with 19lb 6oz of Pumpkin Pie in 8 min
Pumpkin Pie
Prizes: $5,000 Total Prize Purse
Details / Full Results

10/01/2016 7th Annual Smokeís Poutinerie World Poutine Eating Championship

Winner: Joey Chestnut, with a World Record 25.5lb of poutine in 10 min
Smokeís Poutinerie Poutine
Prizes: $6,000 Total Prize Purse
Details / Full Results

09/24/2016 The Western Days Festival World Tamale Eating Championship Presented By Market Street

Winner: Adrian Morgan, with 63 tamales in 12 minutes
Tamales
Prizes: $3,500 total cash purse
Details / Full Results

09/24/2016 The Trenton Thunder World Famous Case's Pork Roll Eating Championship

Discipline: Pork Roll Sandwiches
Prizes: $4,000 total cash purse
Details / Full Results


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03/25/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Fort Myers, FL

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
Details / Full Results

04/08/2017 The National Harbor World Peeps Eating Championship

Discipline: Peeps
Prizes: $3,500 total cash purse
Details / Full Results

04/15/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Miami, FL

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
Details / Full Results

04/22/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Las Vegas, NV

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
Details / Full Results

04/22/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Louisville, KY

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
Details / Full Results

04/28/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - St. Louis, MO

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
Details / Full Results

04/30/2017 National Sweet Corn Eating Championship

Discipline: Sweet Corn
Prizes: $6,100 total cash purse
Details / Full Results

05/05/2017 The Mystic Lake Casino Hotel World Taco Eating Championship

Discipline: Tacos
Prizes: $4,000 Total Prize Purse
Details / Full Results

05/06/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Fort Worth, TX

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
Details / Full Results

05/13/2017 The Owensboro International Bar-B-Q Festival World Mutton Sandwich-Eating Championship

Discipline: Chopped Mutton Sliders
Prizes: $4,000 Total Prize Purse
Details / Full Results

05/19/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Cincinnati, OH

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
Details / Full Results

05/27/2017 The West Virginia Three Rivers Festival Pepperoni Roll Eating World Championship

Discipline: Pepperoni Rolls
Prizes: $5,000 total cash purse
Details / Full Results

05/27/2017 The First Annual Tivoli Fest World ∆bleskiver Eating Championship

Discipline: ∆bleskivers
Prizes: $4,000 Total Prize Purse
Details / Full Results

05/27/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Charlotte, NC

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
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06/03/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Syracuse, NY

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
Details / Full Results

06/04/2017 The Baked Bear World Ice-Cream Sandwich Eating Championship

Discipline: Ice-cream Sandwiches
Prizes: $4,000 Total Prize Purse
Details / Full Results

06/04/2017 The Acme Oyster Eating World Championship

Discipline: Oysters On The Half Shell
Prizes: $1,750 Total Cash Purse
Details / Full Results

06/11/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Norfolk, VA

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
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06/11/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Long Pond, PA

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
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06/18/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Queens, NY

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
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06/18/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Boston, MA

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
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06/24/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Washington DC

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
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06/30/2017 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest - Naperville, IL

Discipline: Nathanís Famous Hot Dogs
Prizes: Seat, Coney Island, July 4th
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07/15/2017 The World Slugburger Eating Championship Presented by Main Street Corinth

Discipline: Slugburgers
Prizes: $3,000 total purse
Details / Full Results

08/26/2017 The Day-Lee Foods World Gyoza Eating Championship

Discipline: Day-Lee Foods Gyoza
Prizes: Price Purse TBD
Details / Full Results

09/02/2017 Buffalo Buffet Bowl

Discipline: Buffalo Cuisine
Prizes: $1,750 total cash purse
Details / Full Results

09/03/2017 The U.S. National Buffalo Wing Eating Championship

Discipline: Buffalo Wings
Prizes: $5,000 total cash purse
Details / Full Results

09/30/2017 The Western Days Festival World Tamale Eating Championship Presented By Market Street

Discipline: Tamales
Prizes: $3,500 total prize purse
Details / Full Results

09/30/2017 The Trenton Thunder World Famous Case's Pork Roll Eating Championship

Discipline: Case
Prizes: $4,000 total cash purse
Details / Full Results