Location: West Palm Beach, FL
A NEW QUEEN OF CORN IS CROWNED
- Miki Sudo 52 Ears of Corn in 12 minutes
- Gideon Oji 51.5
- Nick Wehry 44
- Wayne Algenio 41
- Andy Krawczyk 40
- Darrien Thomas 39
- Eric Booker 31
- Jocelyn Young 22
- Sergio Reyes 21 10T. Rene & Peter Rovtar 12
Get ready to munch on some sweet gold! The National Sweet Corn Eating Championship is back and better than ever! Major League Eating is proud to present this mainstay event as part of our 2023 season.
Join us at the historic Yesteryear Village at the South Florida Fairground for the 23rd annual Sweet Corn Fiesta, where corn lovers gather from near and far to celebrate all things corn-related. This is your chance to test your skills against the best in the business, munching down ear after ear of the sweetest Florida sweet corn for 12 minutes of pure corn-eating bliss.
Last year, Gideon Oji reigned supreme, gobbling down a mouth-watering 54 ears. But, with Carmen Cincotti's world record of 61.75 ears still on the line, who will be crowned the king or queen of corn? Will you set a new world record? Come watch the top corn-eaters in the world do what they do best, and be a part of the excitement.
Don't miss out on the 2023 National Sweet Corn Eating Championship - whether you're at the table or in the crowd, it's going to be a corn-tastic time!
$6,100 Total Prize Purse! 1st - $2,500 2nd - $1,500 3rd - $1000 4th - $600 5th - $300 6th - $200
This contest will take place at 3PM EST on Sunday April 30th, 2023, at the Sweet Corn Fiesta, held in the Yesteryear Village at the South Florida Fairgrounds, 9067 Southern Boulevard West Palm Beach, FL 33411
About The South Florida Sweet Corn Fiesta The South Florida Sweet Corn Fiesta is presented by the Western Palm Beach Farm Bureau, is buttered with a family festival of children’s games, music, a national eating competition and, oh yes, mouth-watering and locally grown sweet corn.
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*All applicants must be 18 years of age or older and fully acknowledge and understand the inherent dangers and risks associated with participating in an eating contest. The applicant further acknowledges and understands that the MLE/IFOCE coordinates with event sponsor(s) to select and approve eligible participants, and that the MLE/IFOCE shall decide, at its sole discretion, whether an applicant is eligible to participate in any eating event, and/or related activities. The MLE/IFOCE may revoke an applicant's eligibility to participate in the eating contest, or related activities, at any time, for any reason, at its sole discretion. The MLE/IFOCE and the event sponsors reserve the right, at any time, to change any and all details concerning the event, including, e.g., time, duration, location and prize structure.