NYC Dumpling Eating Contest
Smorgasburg (East River Waterfront between N. 6th & N. 7th, Brooklyn)
Free to attend, $20 to compete (register by September 5th)

How many dumplings can you eat in 2 minutes? Stuff your face faster than other dumpling-loving New Yorkers and you could take home $1,000. Proceeds from the contest go the Food Bank For New York City.

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