Austin eating challenges and contests category

Upcoming Austin eating contests
2019 Mar 30Hot Dog Eating Contest Round Rock Express Fan Fest Round Rock, TX
2019 Mar 30Pepper Eating Contest National Taco Championships Austin, TX
2019 Mar 30Taco Eating Contest National Taco Championships Austin, TX
2019 Apr 6Corn Eating Contest Heritage Festival Cedar Park, TX
2019 Jul 13Watermelon Eating Contest McDade Watermelon Festival McDade, TX
Three random Austin eating challenges
3 lb. burger Florence Diner Burger Challenge Florence Diner Florence, TX includes large order of hand cut fries, a slice of pecan pie and a drink
12 pound pizza Pizza Challenge Brooklyn Heights Pizzeria Austin, TX
2.75 lb. burrito Super Monster Burrito Freebirds 24 Texas locations, TX also an Orange County, CA location
(All Austin eating challenges and contests in database)

On March 2, Molly Schuyler ate 13 Don Juan Tacos to set the record at Juan in a Million in Austin.
Brandon "Da Garbage Disposal" Clark finished the pho challenge at Pho Please in Austin on December 28 in 7:38 and claimed a $890 jackpot.
The Jackpot for the pho challenge at Pho Please in Austin is now $770.
Cove Leader has a report on Japanese competitive eater Angela Sato completing the Dog Bowl ice cream challenge at Waffle Cone in Copperas Cove, TX. The article mentions she failed to complete the "Big Fat Fatty" sandwich challenge at Fat Sal's Deli in Austin. The meals were recorded for a Japanese program that will be televised on October 8.
Joy from Plano, TX finished the pho challenge at Pho Please in Austin today and claimed a jackpot of $1,190. The prize has been reset to $20.
Two Austin, TX restauarants will hold eating contests on July 4 awarding $250 to the winner. The Black Sheep Lodge will hold a corn dog eating contest and Haymaker will offer pickled eggs.
Meatstock will hold sausage eating contests in Melbourne on March 18 and Sydney on May 6 awarding $2000 in cash and prizes.
Isaac Harding Davis took the first prize of $1000 in Friday's Tic Toc Home Loans Instant Noodle Eating Championship in Sydney. (Australia Today Show video).
The Liberty Hill Independent has an interview with Juan Neave about qualifying for the Nathan's finals.
Steven Schuster attempted the Don Juan Taco at Juan in a Million in Austin on NBC's First Look last night.
Statesman.com has a preview of Yasir Salem competing in the Austin Tour de Donut bike race/eating contest on November 13.
Documentarian Morgan Spurlock (Supersize Me) MCed a rat eating contest at the Fantastic Fest film festival in Austin yesterday to promote his new movie, Rats.
A movie titled Puke and Explode, described as "a gala event of competitive eating dedicated to both gastro excess and grotesque edibles as contestants devour the most mortifying morsels imaginable" will debut at the Fantastic Fest in Austin later this month.
Pluckers will hold a wing eating contest at the Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Wing Festival on August 21 awarding $1000. Entrants can qualify at Pluckers locations on Wednesday nights.
Jake Stillis won the first prize of $500 in yesterday's cheesesteak eating contest at Buzz Mill Coffee in Austin.
BuzzMill Coffee in Austin will hold a cheesesteak eating contest on February 5 awarding $500 to the winner.
Personal trainer "BlueBlairy" is docuemting her attempt to eat 10,000 calories today on her facebook.
Good Food has a list of eating challenges offered by restaurants in Sydney, Australia.
Joe House takes on the offerings of la Barbecue in Austin is the site of the new episode of "House Eats" by Grantland.com.
Haymaker in Austin will hold a corn eating contest on September 20 awarding $250 to the winner.
The Austin Chronicle has an interview with "Hungry" Todd Rungy about his new youtube series. Forty weekly episodes of The Hungry Todd Rungy Show will be uploaded starting August 27.
The Hungry Todd Rungy Show will be screened at the ColdTowne Theater in Austin on August 12. Short episodes of the program will be released on youtube starting later this month. (via slackerwood)
Pluckers in Austin will hold a wing eating contest on August 16 awarding a trackside suite at Circuit of the Americas for the Formula 1 race. Entrants will need to qualify by eating 10 wings in 3 minutes.
Haymaker in Austin will hold a pickled egg eating contest on July 4 awarding $250 to the winner.
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