Nathan's Famous July 4 Resource Center

Sonya Thomas ate 36 HDBs in 12 minutes in Philadelphia and Chip Simpson consumed 38 in Minneapolis. Meanwhile Joey Chestnut of San Jose downed 50 HDBs in a Las Vegas qualifier and it is said that he can eat even more.

No one underestimates the great Kobayashi, but this year the Americans seem poised for possible victory on July 4. For fans and media planning to attend this event, the following information may be helpful.

Nathanís Famous
1310 Surf Avenue
Corner Surf and Stillwell
F, Q Train to Stillwell Avenue
Belt Parkway to Cropsey Avenue
Take Cropsey South to Surf
Left on Surf to Stillwell

10 AM: Band Begins
11 AM: Pre-Game Show Begins
12 PM: ESPN Live Show Begins
12:40 PM: Eating Begins

Media stage available to those with media credentials and/or clearance.

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