Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest 2012: Start Time, Free Livestream
Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest 2012 Is Set For July 4. Here is the Contest Start Time, Plus How To Watch Live Online
It's an annual 4th of July tradition: watching the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. The 2012 edition of the 4th of July hot dog eating contest is set for Wednesday and it will feature all the elements we've come to expect: competitive eaters ready to stuff themselves with delicious hot dogs.
What Time is the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest 2012?
The hot dog eating contest start time is 12:00 pm Eastern Time.
When Can I Watch the Hot Dog Eating Contest 2012?
That can get a little complicated. For the first time, ESPN will air the Hot Dog Eating Contest on tape delay, due to a little thing called Wimbledon.
The contest will air on TV 3:00 p.m on ESPN and 4:00 p.m. on ESPN2
How Can I Watch the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest Live Online?
The hot dog contest will stream live on ESPN3 at noon. You can watch here.
Who Will Compete in the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest 2012?
The overwhelming favorite is California's Joey Chestnut, who won last year's contest. Here is video of the win.
Other prominent contestants include Patrick "Deep Dish" Bertoletti, Tim "Eater X" Janus, and Bob "Notorious B.O.B." Shoudt.