Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest is an annual American hot dog eating competition. It is held each year on the Fourth Of July, Independence Day, at Nathan's. This will be the 102nd year! This hot-dog eatery is located on the corner of Surf and Stillwell Avenue in Coney Island which is where the competition is held every year.
If you can't be there, check your local TV listings as ESPN2 traditionally televises the event as a special holiday treat beginning at 12PM ET.