Hot Dog-Eating Contest Weigh-In

Tags: Currents 4th of July, Coney Island, Independence Day, New York City, SUMMER

The greatest competitive eaters on earth will gather at Nathan’s Famous in Coney Island on Monday, July 4th to compete in the International Hot Dog-Eating Contest, an Independence Day tradition celebrating its 100th year. Today, Brooklyn Borough Hall hosted an official weigh-in ceremony. Michelle Powers was there and filed this report.