Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

Coney Eating Challenge

 Coney dog lovers get ready to see who can cut the mustard (and onions and chili) and become the top dog in the 9th Annual American Coney Island Coney Dog Eating Challenge on Thurs., Aug. 29. The event includes the main event individual challenge where competitors will go dog-to-dog to see who can eat the most loaded coneys (hot dog, chili, onions, mustard and bun) in 10 minutes and a challenge heat between teams from the Detroit Police, Detroit Fire and Windsor Fire Departments.


Registration fees: $10 individual competitors in advance; $15 on the day of the event. Event is open to the public with a suggested $5.00 donation.


Photo credit: Facebook

August 29 2019


Date: Thursday, August 29, 2019
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Website: Visit Event Website
Cost: $5 - $15


American Coney Island

114 W. Lafayette
Detroit, MI 48226 United States

+ Google Map

Visit Venue Website

All Events

Upcoming Events

05 July 2020

Journey & Pretenders

DTE Energy Music Theatre
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
10 July 2020

Billy Joel

Comerica Park
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11 July 2020

Guns N’ Roses

Comerica Park
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11 July 2020

Night Nation Run

Ford Field
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
18 July 2020

Jon Dorenbos

MGM Grand Detroit
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
19 July 2020

Taco Showdown 2020

Eastern Market
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Due to COVID-19, most events and venues have been cancelled and closed.

We will continue to keep you updated on events as they resume their normal scheduling.

In the meantime, we highly suggest you confirm the dates and details
for each event with the venue itself prior to attending.