Cape Girardeau / Southeast Missouri eating challenges and contests category

Three random Cape Girardeau eating challenges
24 scoops Ice Cream Challenge Get the Scoop Perryville, MO
14 inch deep dish pizza Symphony Pizza Pizzeria Adagio Cape Girardeau, MO
6 lb. burrito 6 Pound Burrito El Durango Cape Girardeau, MO
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The Dexter, MO Fall Fest will hold pie eating contests on Saturday for men & women awarding $450 each ($250 to the winners).
KFVS has an article and video about Randy Santel setting the record for the catfish challenge at Fiddlers Catfish and Seafood in Dexter, MO.

2011 Moonpie Eating World Championship

update Oct 17 Meredith Boxberger has a contest video

update Adrian Morgan has the top 5:

1) Pat Bertoletti 60 moon pies in 8 minutes, new record
2) Tim “Eater X” Janus 41
3) Adrian “The Rabbit” Morgan 36
4) Eric “Badlands” Booker 34
5) Aaron “A-Train” Osthoff 31.5
?) Meredith Boxberger 24

MakinThePlay.com does not seem to have streaming video of the contest.

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The Southeast Missourian has a preview of Saturday's Moonpie Eating World Championship at lady Luck Casino in Caruthersville with quotes from Tim Janus. Pat Bertoletti, Tim Janus, Eric "Badlands" Booker, Adrian Morgan and Meredith Boxberger are listed as expected entrants.
Tim "Eater X" Janus and Adrian "The Rabbit" Morgan are listed as expected entrants in Saturday's Moon Pie Eating Word Championship at Lady Luck Casino in Caruthersville, MO on Saturday. Meredith Boxberger has also announced she will compete. The contest will be webcast at 4 pm central on MakinThePlay.com.
Registration for the October 15 World Moon Pie Eating Championship in Carruthersville, MO will open tomorrow at 2pm on IFOCE.com.

Sonya Thomas wins Lady Luck Moonpies

7:01 WTOP has an article

6:09 The top 5
1) Sonya Thomas 38
2) Eric “Badlands” Booker 37.5
3) Sean Gordon 30
4) Aaron Osthoff 29.5
5) Adrian Morgan 28.5

5:52 Sonya Thomas won by eating 38 moonpies in 8 minutes

5:42 The contest is over. Results have yet to be announced.

4:56. The contest should start in about 10 minutes Tim Janus reportedly missed his flight.

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Sean Brockert will is holding a contest in his facebook group where entrants submit guesses about the number of moon pies he will eat in Saturday's moon pie contest. (updated Quad Cities loose meat field moved into separate post)
The MLE facebook lists several expected entrants in the Moon Pie eating contest at next Saturday's Moon Pie Eating Contest in Caruthersville, Missouri: Sonya Thomas, Tim Janus, Eric "Badlands" Booker, Sean Gordon, Adrian Morgan, Ben Taylor, Sean Brockert, Aaron Oshtoff & Gary Klucken.
IFOCE.com announces that registration for a bratwurst contest at Oktoberfest Zinzinnati on September 18 in Cincinnati will open tomorrow and registration for a moon pie contest at Lady Luck Caruthersville in southeast Missouri on October 16 will open Thursday. (Registration will probably also open soon for the cannoli eating contest at the San Gennaro Festival on September 16.)
The twitter for Lady Luck Casino in Caruthersville, Missouri announces a MLE moon pie eating contest on October 16.

IFOCE May 2010 schedule

The MLE facebook lists three new May 2010 contests:

  • May 1 Philly cheesesteaks, Dorney Park, Allentown PA
  • May 8 Boneless wings, Isle of Capri, Boonville Missouri
  • May 22 Poutine, Toronto (first IFOCE Canadian contest since 2003 Vancouver Nathan’s qualifier)

I have not seen any news about a MLE contest at the Big Texan in Amarillo on April 10 since it was announced in Nations Restaurant News.

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Link Buffet: September 15, 2008

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