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Omaha Corn Eating Contest

September 22, 2013 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm CDT

The Annual Corn Eating Contest. You’ve got to see it to believe it.  A ravenous spectacle, indeed, but not without a touch of beauty, class and finesse.  Past champions include Peter Loggins (who ended up with more in his lap than in his stomach), Andrew Thigpen (the cheerful MC was visibly demoralized even in the glow of victory), and Bill Butler (who went to the emergency room straight away after puking up some blood- no worries, he came out fine).  Event DJ Reuben Brown, while not the champion, was a winner in our eyes for DJing while scarfing. Five years ago, local dancers and married couple the so-named Cornstalkers took the top two spots, and last year the winner was Omaha Jitterbugs co-founder, Billy Sobczyk.

It’s anybody’s game. Two categories: BABY TEETH category for competitors 12 and under, and CHOMPERS category for individuals 13 and over. Beginning at 5pm. Free admission! Free contest entry! Register Today:

Dan Newsome will DJ some swingin tunes.
 

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Details

Date:
September 22, 2013
Time:
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm CDT
Event Categories:
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Venue

Eagles Ballroom
201 South 24th Street
Omaha, NE 68102 United States
Phone:
(402) 342-0769

Organizer

Omaha Jitterbugs
Phone:
402-208-3006
Email:
jitterbugs@jitterbugs.org
Website:
http://www.facebook.com/omahajitterbugs

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