Ben's Chili Bowl's World Chili Eating Championship Food & Drink Event Every year in October

Ben's Chili Bowl's World Chili Eating Championship - Food & Drink Event in Washington, DC.
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Ben’s Chili Bowl’s World Chili Eating Championship is an annual competitive eating competition held at Ben’s Chili Bowl in Washington DC in October. Located next to the U Street Metro station, Ben’s Chili Bowl has been... ... read more

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Ben's Chili Bowl's World Chili Eating Championship Description

Ben's Chili Bowl's World Chili Eating Championship - Food & Drink Event in Washington, DC.

Ben’s Chili Bowl’s World Chili Eating Championship is an annual competitive eating competition held at Ben’s Chili Bowl in Washington DC in October. Located next to the U Street Metro station, Ben’s Chili Bowl has been a U Street staple since 1958 with its founders being inducted into the DC Hall of Fame.

Beginning in 2011, Ben’s Chili Bowl’s World Chili Eating Championship draws the top competitive eaters from around the world for the three-day event. The final day of competition features the World Championship event. Competing for a total cash purse of $5,000, the professionals have six minutes to eat as much chili as they can. Past Ben’s Chili Bowl’s World Chili Eating Championship winners include number-one ranked eater Joey Chestnut.

Ben’s Chili Bowl’s World Chili Eating Championship registration is free but all competitors must apply online in order to compete in any of the events.

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