WINK Freedom Fest to Host Chili Dog Eating Competition

City Tavern is on the hunt for the Chili Dog Champion at the inaugural Chili Dog Eating Competition at 6 p.m. on July 4 at the WINK Freedom Festival on the corner of Dean and Bay streets.
Competitors scarf down as many dogs as possible in just 10 minutes.
The inaugural Chili Dog Eating Competition will be just 20 competitors. All proceeds from the City Tavern festivities including food and beverage items, T-shirt sales and cash donation buckets will benefit American Legion Post 3, located at 1857 Jackson St. in Fort Myers.
Participants will receive event T-shirts. Trophies for first, second and third place for the most dogs consumed. To become a contestant, please contact City Tavern General Manager Julianne Adkins at

Where:  City Tavern, the corner of Dean and Bay streets

When:  July 4th at 6 pm