Food Fight: The Memorial Day Eating Contests Worth Seeing In-Person Lauren Saccone May 23, 2018 Food & Drink, Travel Guide Who’s hungry? Memorial Day Weekend is around the corner, and people love to celebrate with some serious eats. But for some gluttonously talented individuals, unless they can consume insane amounts of food at a mindboggling (and stomach-churning) rate, their bellies (and their egos) will remain just that little bit unsatisfied. Luckily, Memorial Day Weekend is the perfect time to witness a tournament of excess: there are a variety of fun, wacky, and downright weird eating contests to choose from. We’ve rounded up the six eating contests across the country that you won’t want to miss. Dig in! [URISP id=97196901] Got an appetite for travel? Get a taste of some great savings when you check out these cheap flight deals for the summer! Know of any other eating contests we should catch on Memorial Day weekend? Share them with us in the comments.