Oct. 8—The Destination Outlets World Pumpkin Pie Eating Championship will be held Sunday, Oct. 10 at 1 p.m. at Destination Outlets in Jeffersonville.
The pumpkin pie event is a new addition to Major League Eating's 2021 slate of sanctioned competitions. The eight-minute, all-you-can-eat pumpkin pie eating record is currently held by Matt Stonie, who consumed 20 pounds, 13 ounces in 2014.
Joey Chestnut, the No. 1 ranked competitive eater in the world, will be joined by other top-ranked eaters from around the nation. The roster of Major League eaters expected to participate includes No. 2 ranked Geoffrey Esper of Oxford, MA, No. 5 ranked Miki Sudo of Tampa, FL, No. 6 ranked Nick Wehry of Tampa, FL, and more. These top competitive eaters seek to claim the title and $4,000 in prizes.
HOW TO GO
What: Destination Outlets World Pumpkin Pie Eating Championship
Where: Destination Outlets parking lot facing Highway 71 — Destination Outlets, 8000 Factory Shops Blvd., Jeffersonville
When: Sunday, Oct. 10 at 1 p.m.