Major League Eating Competition

World Pumpkin Pie-Eating Championship 


The Elk Grove Giant Pumpkin Festival World Pumpkin Pie-Eating Championship returns to Major League Eating's 2017 slate of sanctioned eating competitions. This year marks the fourth anniversary of the eternal battle between man and woman and pumpkin pie. Witness the bravest of heart and soundest of stomach battle it out on Sunday, October 8 on the Festival Main Stage.


Event Details:


Past Winners:


  • 2014: Matthew Stonie - 20 pounds 13 ounces in eight minutes (World Record)
  • 2015: Joey Chestnut - 18 pounds 4 ounces in eight minutes
  • 2016: Joey Chestnut - 19 pounds 6 ounces in eight minutes