Coney Island

Matt Stonie, seen here during last year's hot dog eating contest, won the 2015 competition at Coney Island. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Upset Alert! Matt Stonie Defeats Joey Chestnut In Hot Dog Eating Contest

Matt Stonie upset Joey “Jaws” Chestnut to win the July Fourth hot dog eating contest at Nathan’s Famous in Coney Island, breaking Chestnut’s bid for a ninth straight victory.

07/04/2015

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08/06/2014

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5 Things You Did Not Know About Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

There’s probably a lot you don’t know about the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest so here are five things that may surprise you.

07/03/2014

File photo of Joey Chestnut at the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Joey Chestnut Wins 7th Hot Dog Eating Contest With Record 69 Dogs In 10 Minutes

Joey Chestnut has downed 69 franks and devoured his own record in the annual Coney Island hot dog eating contest.

07/04/2013