First Avenue and City Pages are proud to present the sixth annual Diamond Dog™ Eating Contest on Saturday, July 4, 2015 at The Depot Tavern. The fast and furious competition of iron stomachs pits six hungry participants against each other to determine who can eat the most Diamond Dogs™ in ten minutes.
The Diamond Dog™ – a 1/4 lb. all-beef hot dog wrapped in pepper bacon, deep-fried, and served on a pretzel bun.
- First Place Prize: First Avenue Platinum Membership, 10 pairs tickets to First Avenue shows, $50.00 Depot Tavern Gift Card
- Second Place Prize: First Avenue Gold Membership, 5 pairs tickets to First Avenue shows, $25.00 Depot Tavern Gift Card
- Third Place Prize: First Avenue Gold Membership, 3 pairs tickets to First Avenue shows, $20.00 Depot Tavern Gift Card
Registration to compete in this festive event is now open and continues through June 15. Six local-celebrity judges will act as both cheerleader and judge for all participants. Chosen from the fields of art, music, radio, and general awesomeness, 2015’s panel of judges will be announced starting June 15.
New this year, The Diamond Dog™ Eating Contest debuts the Kids Competition, where participants ages 3 – 12 race to build their own Diamond Dog™! Each entrant will attempt to assemble the perfect Diamond Dog™ as fast as possible, with a kids prize pack going to the victor. Kids can register for this new event at The Depot Tavern on July 4.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
The Depot Tavern
11AM | All Ages | Free
11:15 AM – Kids “Build your own Diamond Dog” Contest