(Nathan's Famous, 1310 Surf Ave., Brooklyn): How many

(Nathan's Famous, 1310 Surf Ave., Brooklyn): How many hot dogs and buns could you eat in 10 minutes? Joey Chestnut set the current record of 69 at Nathan's Famous Hot Dog-Eating Contest in 2013. He'll be back this year vying for his ninth consecutive win in the men's competition, which follows the women's heat. Arrive early for this Fourth of July event to catch performances by a brass band and a bagpipe drum duo as well as a K-Pop choreography showcase before the main event. Info: Saturday, July 4, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; free, 516-338-8500, nathansfamous.com/contest. (Credit: International Federation of Comp)


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