FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information Contact:
June 28, 2013 Mallori Brookshire, 564-7351
All-American Hot Dog Eating Contest returns to Freedom Fest
NACOGDOCHES —Get ready to cram your mouth full with hot dogs in the 2nd Annual All-American Hot Dog Eating contest sponsored by Brookshire Brothers. Contestants will try to eat as many hot dogs as possible in five minutes at the Texas Farm Bureau Freedom Fest presented by metroPCS in Festival Park, located in downtown Nacogdoches. The contest will have three categories: Youth 7-12, Youth 13-17 and Adult 18 years and up. The first place winner in each category will win a Brookshire Brothers’ gift card.
The All-American Hot Dog Eating contest will be held in conjunction with Texas Farm Bureau Freedom Fest presented by metroPCS, the annual Independence Day celebration in Festival Park. Families can enjoy live music by CulverHouse and Westbound 21 sponsored by The Barn Bar and Grill, festival food, vendors and children’s activities on Thursday, July 4th from 5 to 9:30 p.m. The evening will culminate in a dazzling fireworks display sponsored by Texas Farm Bureau beginning 30 minutes after dark. Admission to the festival is free.
For a complete list of contest rules and an entry form, please visit www.visitnacogdoches.org. You may also complete an entry form at the festival. Entry into the contest is free. Space is limited and registration is required to participate in the All-American Hot Dog Eating contest. Registration will close at 6:15 p.m. and the contest will start at 6:30 p.m.
For more information about the All-American Hot Dog Eating contest, please contact the Nacogdoches Convention and Visitors Bureau at 936-564-7351 or 1-888-OLDEST-TOWN or visit them online here.
For a flyer of this event click here!