Sun, Jun 12


Versailles Poultry Days Festival Grounds

2022 Chicken Eating Contest and VTOWN Tigers are excited to announce the Chicken Eating Contest is back for the 2022 festival! How fast can you eat a World-Famous Chicken dinner? Chicken, Chips, Roll, Butter, Applesauce and Chilly Willy Orange Drink. This event is judged on time, not how much you can eat.

2022 Chicken Eating Contest

Time & Location

Jun 12, 11:30 AM

Versailles Poultry Days Festival Grounds, 459 S Center St, Versailles, OH, USA

About the Event

Sponsored by: and VTown Tigers

Online Registration

PDF: Event Information

REGISTRATION Limited to the first 18 qualified registrants per division. You can pre-register by clicking online registration above. In-person registration begins at 11:30 am the day of competition if spots still available.

PRIZES: The three entrants who eat a dinner the fastest will win:

• 1st Place - $150.00 and Poultry Days Award

• 2nd Place - $75.00

• 3rd Place - $25.00

EVENT RULES - Two divisions-- Brewed (drink= 1 beer) and Clutch (drink= 1 Chilly Willy)

• Maximum of 18 contestants per division

• Contestants will compete in timed heats as determined by the judges.

• The fastest time from all heats will be the winner.

• Age as a tie breaker - older person wins.

• No interfering with other contestants.

• No assistance from anyone.

• No “aids” or beverages outside of those provided.

• No “prepping” food or opening containers prior to the judges allowing start.

• The complete dinner must be eaten and swallowed except for any bones.

• Must be over 21 for Brewed division and over 16 for the Clutch division.

• Over 21 participants must wear a valid Social Tent wristband showing they are over 21.

• Participant or parent (If under the age of 18) must sign a waiver.

• All decisions by the judges are final.

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