Like to gorge yourself? Much like the popular hot-dog-eating challenge of Coney Island fame, several Lancaster County restaurants offer their own gluttonous challenges.
Noodle King Pho King Challenge
Scoops Burger Challenge
Scoops Ice Cream Challenge
Son’s Ice Cream Challenge
Served in a bucket, the Banana Pig Split is made up of 110 ounces of vanilla and chocolate ice cream, four bananas and cherry, pineapple and strawberry toppings. Finish in two hours and you get it for free, plus a T-shirt and a gift card.
Son's Ice Cream, 1991 Miller Rd, East Petersburg, PA 17520
Whoopie Pie Eating Contest
Held during the Whoopie Pie Festival in September, this amateur eating contest is open to the public and has participants eating as many as possible of the mini cake sandwiches filled with icing.
Hershey Farm Restaurant and Inn, 240 Hartman Bridge Rd, Ronks, PA 17572
– Claudia Ebenshade