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2013-07-03 23:02:46

Rent My Vacation Home will be providing vacation rentals in the Coney Island and Brooklyn NY area for the July 4, 2013 hotdog contest. Vacation rentals for the area are up over 21% compared to last year’s hotdog contest. New York , New York (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 The annual July 4, 2013 Nathan’s hotdog eating contest, the equivalent to the NFL Super Bowl for heavy eaters. The competition starts this year at 10:30 a.m. and continues to 1 o’clock. Rent my vacation home will be at the...

2012-07-27 02:26:41

CLEARWATER, Fla., July 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicken wing expert, Hooters, named Joey Chestnut the official Wing-Eating World Champion after his performance at the original Hooters restaurant in Clearwater, Fla., during the culmination of the 10-city Hooters Wing-Eating World Championship tour. Chestnut, the number one ranked world champion eater from San Jose, Calif., ate 144 wings in 10 minutes to claim the title and take home $7,500 in cash prizes. (Photo:...

2012-07-25 06:22:18

ATLANTA, July 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Joey "Jaws" Chestnut and Sonya "The Black Widow" Thomas, the top-ranked male and female competitive eaters in the world, will square off in the Hooters World Chicken Wing-Eating Championship in Clearwater, FL on Thursday, July 26. Officially sanctioned by Major League Eating, the event offers $15,000 in cash prizes and will take place at the original Hooters Clearwater at 2800 Gulf-To-Bay Blvd. at 7:00 p.m. The contest will be streamed live on Hooters...

2012-07-04 23:03:03

Rent My Vacation Home dot com® has rented homes to some of the contestants in the Coney Island, New York, area for the contest set for 4th of July 2012 at noon and can be seen on ESPN at 3 PM. Where $20,000 will be given away and the coveted mustard belt to the person who eats the most hot dogs in Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. Last year Mr. Joey Chestnut who has won 5 times. He maybe the weiner again with any luck. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 03, 2012 Rent My Vacation Home dot...

2012-04-10 02:24:02

ATLANTA, April 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicken wing expert, Hooters of America, LLC, announced that it has engaged Major League Eating (MLE) to sanction and produce a circuit of wing-eating contests across the United States that will conclude at the Hooters Wing-Eating World Championship in New York City. The finale will take place in late July as part of a weekend celebration of National Chicken Wing Day. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120410/CL84678 ) "For nearly 30 years...

2011-06-30 00:00:29

Rent My Vacation Home (RMVH) has rented homes to some of the contestants In the Coney Island, New York, area for the contest set for Monday 4th of July 2011 at noon and can be seen on ESPN .Where $20,000 will be given away and the coveted mustard belt to the person who eats the most hot dogs in Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. Last year results were 68 franks in 10 minutes - a new world record for Mr. Joey Chestnut who has won 4 times. He maybe the weiner again with any luck. New York, NY...

2011-06-27 13:17:00

CINCINNATI, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pepto-Bismol announced today that for the second year in a row, Independence Day is marked by red, white and ... PINK? In an act of true gastro-patriotism, Pepto-Bismol has decided to be the stomach-remedy sponsor of the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest for the second year in a row. To make this contest a celebration to remember, Pepto-Bismol has enlisted the help of grill master and celebrity Nick Cannon to...

2011-06-21 04:20:00

CHICAGO, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raise the flag and light the grill - it's hot dog season across America! "You can't have summertime without hot dogs. They're part of America's culinary DNA," says Janet Sweeney, marketing director for Specialty Foods Group, which makes Nathan's Famous hot dogs sold in supermarkets nationwide. "We have to really gear up for July 4th because it's America's biggest hot dog eating holiday." The company will turn out more than 1.5 million Nathan's...

2011-01-19 09:00:00

RICHARDSON, Texas, Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's top athletes will descend on Dallas on Tuesday, February 1, to compete in one of the year's biggest sporting events: The Wingstop World Wing-Eating Championship. The winner of the 12-minute all-you-can-eat event will take home the lion's share of a $10,000 cash purse. The number-one-ranked eater in the world, Joey Chestnut, will compete in the event. Chestnut, who has consumed 182 wings in 30 minutes in competition, won his...

2010-08-04 09:00:00

CINCINNATI, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Pepto-Bismol, the "un"-official stomach remedy of summer, today announced a partnership with 2010 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Champion Joey Chestnut that will send the competitive eater on the road this summer. "Americans love to celebrate summer by getting together and enjoying food with friends, but sometimes the enjoyment of summer leads to eating just one too many," said Nathan Fox, Pepto-Bismol Brand Manager. "With the help of Joey and his love...