Alabama eating challenges and contests category

Three random eating challenges
xl calzone XL Calzone Capone's Pizza and Subs Millbrook, AL
36 in burrito Bubba Zilla Bubba Ritos Boaz, AL
double Saint burger Saint Burger Challenge Charlie's BBQ Odenville, AL available only on specific days, includes large fries and large shake
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Jubilee Joe's in Pelham, AL will hold a crawfish eating contest on April 21 awarding $500 to the winner.
Yardbird Chicken Co in Trussville, AL will hold a wing eating contest Saturday awarding a 55 inch TV.
Dale Boone won yesterday's eating contest at Heat Pizza Bar in Tuscaloosa, AL.
Jubilee Joe's will hold a crawfish eating contest in Pelham, AL on April 22 awarding $500 to the winner.

Mugshots Challenge schedule

Mugshots will hold a burger eating contest in Covington, LA awarding $5000 to the winner. Qualifiers awarding $1000 will be held in Birmingham on June 5 and Vestavia Hills, AL on June 19.
Jubilee Joe's Crawfish Boil will hold a crawfish eating contest in Pelham, AL on April 23 awarding $500 to the winner.
The Tuscaloosa Krispy Kreme Challenge near the University of Alabama will take place on Saturday and award a total of $1600 ($400 to the top male & female). Entrants will run a mile, eat a dozen doughnuts, then run a mile to return to the start. has an article about 116 year old Susannah Mushatt Jones, who is the considered the world's oldest person. Her family credits her longevity to her big appetite and her caretaker thinks she would do well in a rib eating contest.
The 2015 Wind Creek Throw Down will be held on Saturday. No mention of an eating contest appears on the event website. MLE contests were held at the Atmore, AL casino the previous two years. has a report on yesterday's Moon Pie Eating Contest at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park in McCalla, AL. Over 60 competitors ate a total of 384 Moon Pies.
The Dreamland Fourth of July Rib Eating Competition will awarding $500 to the winner will be held in Montgomery, AL.

2014 Creek Indian Taco Eating Contest

Results Part 1 | Part 2

1) Matt Stonie 32.5
2) Joey Chestnut 28.5
3) Miki Sudo 18.5
4) Michelle Lesco 17
5) Tim Janus 16
6) Adrian Morgan 15.5
7) Matt Raible 9
8) Steve Martin 8.75
9) Dee Martin 6
10) Chef Horowitz 4

Matt Stonie has been anounced as the winner.

The Creek Indian Taco Eating Contest at the Wind Creek Throwdown in Atmore, Al has started.

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2014 Wind Creek Throwdown pulled pork sliders

Results Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3

1) Joey Chestnut, 62 new record
2) Matt Stonie 55
3) Tim Janus 41
4) Adrian Morgan 32
5) Miki Sudo 28.5
6) Michelle Lesco 26.5
7) Jason Cook 16.5
8) Matthew Raible 13
9) Steve Martin 11.5
10) Dee Martin 11
11) Colton “The Champ” 5


Joey Chestnut and Tim Janus were interviewed on Local 15 this morning about tonight’s pulled pork slider eating contest at the Wind Creek Throwdown in Atmore, AL. Tim Janus also did a weather segment.  The contest is expected to start at 7 pm Central.


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2/3 of the MLE top 9 are expected in this weekend's contests at the Wind Creek Throwdown in Atmore, AL: Joey Chestnut, Matt Stonie, Tim Janus, Miki Sudo, Adrian Morgan & Michelle Lesco.  
The Atmore Advance has a short preview of next weekend's eating contests at the Wind Creek Throwdown in Atmore, AL.  
A pork slider eating contest has been added to Wind Creek Casino's Throw Down in Atmore, AL on March 28. Registration is now open on  
Registration is now open for the Creek Indian Taco Eating Contest at Wind Creek Casino in Atmore, AL on March 29. The oyster eating competition held at last year's event does not appear to be returning.  update Feb 11 Registration for The Magnify Credit Union World Ice Cream Eating Championship  in Lakeland, FL on April 12 will open today at noon eastern.
The 2014 Throw Down at Wind Creek will take place in Atmore, AL on March 28 and 29. Tim Janus is expected to defend his Indian taco eating championship on March 29.

Eater X wins Foodabluza taco contest, “Cardboard Shell” defeats Sonya

update May 1 Atmore Advance has a contest report (via Rhonda Evans)

update April 29 has a gallery and video

update April 28 Atmore Advance has a short article

Results | Part 2
1) Tim “Eater X” Janus 20.5 1/2 lb. tacos in 8 minutes
2) Michelle “Cardboard Shell” Lesco 16.5
3) Sonya Thomas 15 (first finish behind another woman in MLE career)
4) Nate Biller 14.5
5) Eric “Badlands” Booker 13
6) Erik “The Red” Denmark 11.5
7) Matthew Raible 11
8) Crazy Legs Conti 8.5
8) Don Potts 8.5
10) Damien Boykin 8

Tim Janus won the Creek Indian taco eating contest at Foodabluza with a total of 20.5 half pound tacos.

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Foodabluza Oyster Eating Contest

update April 27 has an article and video

Results Par 1 | Part 2
1) Sonya Thomas 445 oysters in 5 minutes
2) Tim Janus 332
3) Adrian Morgan 318
4) Erik Denmark 266
5) Crazy Legs Conti 260
6) Nate Biller 253
7) Michelle Lesco 252
8) Badlands Booker 192
9) Damien Boykin 80
10 Matt Raible 59

update Sonya Thomas has been announced as the winner.

A gallery of the contest oysters being shucked is available.

Wintzell’s Oyster House is sponsoring the contest. Presumably reversals in tonight’s contest will result in a disqualification unlike in Wintzells house record.

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Tim Janus, Sonya Thomas, Adrian Morgan, Erik Denmark, Eric "Badlands" Booker, Michelle "Cardboard Shell" Lesco, Crazy Legs Conti, Nate Biller, Damien Boykin and Matt Raible are expected to compete in the oyster contest at Foodabluza in Atmore, AL Friday.
The Foodabluza facebook announces that Pat Bertoletti and Sonya Thomas will be competing at its eating contests on April 26 and 27 in Altmore, AL and will pay $10,000 to a competitor that defeats them (There is no information about who is eligible to receive the bonus). The festival will also hold oyster and taco contests for amateurs on those days awarding $750 ($500 to the winner).
Registration for the oyster eating contest (April 26) and taco eating contest (April 27) at Foodabluza at Wind Creek Casino & Hotel in Atmore, AL will open today at 4 pm central / 5 eastern on Both contests will award $5000. has a gallery and video from the pecan pie eating contest held in Birmingham yesterday won by Eric "Silo" Dahl.
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