Texas eating challenges and contests category

Upcoming eating contests
$400 2021 Nov 14 Pizza Eating Contest Fort Worth Pizza Fest Fort Worth, TX
Three random eating challenges
3 lb. burger Hub Cap Burger Dog and Pony Grill Boerne, TX
4 lb. burrito Big Ass Burrito Rosa Rita's Needville, TX
big burger 7 Layer Burger 7 Bar and Grill Amarillo, TX
(All Texas eating challenges and contests in database)

Geoff Esper wins Austin Spamarama

Geoff Esper, Miki Sudo, Nick Wehry, Katie Prettyman, Jocelyn Walker, Alex Perez and Greg Wilson are expected to compete in the Spamarama World SPAM Eating Championship in Austin on October 23.
Bob Shoudt and Brandon Clark will face off against a team of 4 amateurs for a $2000 prize October 8 in an 11 pound burrito eating contest at Bad Azz Burritos in Saginaw, TX.
Registration opens tomorrow for the Circuit of the Americas SPAMARAMA World SPAM Eating Championship in Austin on October 23.
Dan "Killer" Kennedy broke the record for the 3 pound burrito at Bad Azz Burritos in Saginaw, TX to claim a $3200 jackpot. Molly Schuyler attempted a 15 pound burrito from the restaurant.
Bad Azz Burrito in Saginaw, TX has a 3 pound burrito challenge with a jackpot prize that will currently pay out over $3000 if it is completed in under 1:35. Both Geoff Esper and Raina Huang failed to win the prize. A female (probably Molly Schuyler) will attempt the challenge on Saturday.

2021 Lewisville Western Days tamales

Geoff Esper, Miki Sudo, Michelle Lesco, Gordon Hazzard, Steve Hammond and Jocelyn Walker are expected to compete in the Padrino Foods Annual World Tamale-Eating Championship in Lewisville, TX on Saturday.
Joel Hansen ate 43 tacos to win the first prize of $500 in yesterday's eating contest at Tacos Locos in San Angelo, TX.
The Big Texan in Amarillo, TX has had its 72 ounce steak challenge finished in under an hour 10,000 times since its opening in 1960. The 10,000th success was by John Lamons on September 1.
KDHNews.com has an article about Greg "The Savage" Wilson's attempt to eat 33 menu items from Shipley Do-Nuts in Copperas Cove, TX on Tuesday.
The Big Texan in Amarillo, TX currently has 9,998 finishers of its 72 ounce steak over the 60 year history of the challenge.
Joel Hansen finished the 10 pound Gusto Burrito Challenge at Tacos La Shula in Orange, TX in 9:33. The challenge was intended for two person teams.
Joel Hansen ate 45 hot dogs in 10 minutes to defend his title in the July 4 Canton, TX hot dog eating contest and claim the $500 first prize.
Two July 4 contests in Austin, TX will award $250 to the winner: a pickled egg eating contest at Haymaker and a corn dog eating contest at Black Sheep Lodge.
Canton, TX will hold a hot dog eating contest on July 4 awarding $500 to the winner.
The Big Texas Fun Crawfish and Tribute Fest will hold a crawfish eating contest in Victoria, TX Saturday awarding $500/$100/$50.
The Dallas Pizza Fest will hold an eating contest on May 15 awarding $250/$150/$50.
The Toyota Music Factory in Irving, TX will hold a taco eating contest on May 5 awarding a first prize valued over $500.
Mark's Outing in San Antonio will hold a burger eating contest in October awarding $1000 to the winner. Monthly qualifiers start on Friday.
Lulu's in San Antonio, home of a 3 pound cinnamon roll and a chicken fried steak challenge, announced they were closing permanently. The restaurant received criticism for ejecting Randy Santel and calling the police on him.
Bob Shoudt posted a video of his attempt to beat Brandon "Da Garbage Disposal" Clark's record of 1:42 for the 3 pound burrito at Bad Azz Burrito in Fort Worth which would result in him claiming a $1,360 jackpot.
Erik Lamkin has started a food challenge tour video series called Electric Eats the World. His first video is a trip to Austin to attempt the Colossus Pizza Challenge.
The Big Texan in Amarillo, TX has started a youtube channel for videos of attempts at its 72 ounce steak challenge.
AR15.com has a forum thread about the livestream of diners attempting the 72 ounce steak challenge at The Big Texan in Amarillo, TX. The thread started on September 7 and currently has 307 pages. Molly Schuyler and Katina Eats Kilos are some of the steak challengers mentioned by commenters.
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