Upstate California eating challenges and contests category

Three random Upstate California eating challenges
9 patty cheesburger Belly Buster Challenge Be-Bop's Diner Ukiah, CA includes 2 lb. fries and a 25 ounce milkshake
5 1 lb. pancakes Pancake Challenge Seiad Valley Store & Cafe Seiad Valley, CA about 20 people in past 2 decades have finished challenge
12 hot wings "Urn" Your Wings Mad Dash Pizza Chico, CA wings 150K on Scoville scale, cannot drink 5 minutes after finishing challenge
(All Upstate California eating challenges and contests in database)

2016 Chico silver dollar pancakes

update May 29 Orovillemr.com has a contest report

Full results: Part 1 | Part 2
1 Matt Stonie 113
2 Rich LeFevre 89
3 Steve Hendry 69
4 Erik Denmark 45
5 Kirk Taylor 36
6 Chris Nichols 27
7 Dan Mires 25
7T Chris Haywood 25
9 Jerry Leu 20
10 David, Josh and Ayla 15

Matt Stonie won the contest with 113 1oz pancakes

Angie Hendry is doing a periscope video

Matt Stonie did an interview with Chicoer about the contest.

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Matt Stonie, Miki Sudo and Mary Bowers are expected to compete in the World Silver Dollar Pancake Eating Championship in Chico, CA May 28.
Registration opens today at noon eastern for the Three Rivers Festival Pepperoni Roll Eating World Championship in Fairmont, WV and the World Silver Dollar Pancake Eating Championship in Chico, CA. Both contests are on May 28.
Registration will open March 3 for the World Silver Dollar Pancake Eating Championship at the Silver Dollar Fair in Chico, CA on May 28. The contest will award $4000. (via Stephanie Wu)
Blue Lake Casino in Blue Lake, CA is holding bacon eating contests on Saturday & Sunday as part of its Baconfest.
The Tehama District Fair in Red Bluff, CA will hold a corn dog eating contest on Saturday awarding $1,000 to the winner. A qualifier for the contest will take place tomorrow. update Red Bluff Daily News has a preview
Red Bluff Daily News reports that Tomas Loarca won Saturday's corn dog eating contest at the Tehama District fair with a total of 15 corn dogs in 7 minutes. Johnnie Excel was the runner up with a total of 14 corn dogs. update The Red Bluff Daily News also has a column about competing in the qualifier.
A corn dog eating contest awarding $1000 to the winner will be held at the Tehama District Fair in Red Bluff, CA (120 miles north of Sacramento) on September 24. A qualifier will take place on September 22.
Matt Stonie has uploaded videos of the finals and qualifiers of the corn dog eating contest at the Tehama County Fair.
Stephanie Wu has posted the top 5 in today's corn dog eating contest at the Tehama County Fair. Matt Stonie won by eating 15 corn dogs in 7 minutes. Ken Douglas was the runner-up with 8.5.
Stephanie Wu has the top 6 of the corn dog eating qualifier at the Tehama (California) District Fair. Fidel Camarillo was the winner and Matt Stonie the runner-up.
Stephanie Wu has updated her website with reports on her recent trip to upstate California which included a slider eating contest and 5 pound burger challenge in Redding and the famous pancake challenge in Seiad Valley.
The Tehama District Fair in Red Bluff, California (Redding area) will hold a corn dog eating contest on September 25 awarding $1,000 to the winner. A qualifier will be held on September 23.
The Red Bluff Daily News reports that Patrick Vandam won the finals of the corn dog contest held at the Tehama County Fair on Saturday.
The Red Bluff Daily News reports that Patrick Vandam had the best performance in yesterday's corn dog eating qualifier at the Tehama District Fair.

Three foot Philly cheesesteak challenge in Northern Cal.

The Philly Cheese Steak Shoppe, with two locations on the northern California coast, has a challenge involving a three foot long cheesesteak . Eaters who succesfully finish the sandwich in under two hours will qualify for a contest to be held at the end of the year. (It is not mentioned if the meal is free for those who finish it in time.) The winner of that competition will be awarded free cheesesteaks for a year and be featured in the restaurant’s advertising. The best time recorded in the challenge so far is 40 minutes by Bill Telnes.

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