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Hot Dog Day

20 July, 11:00 am11:00 pm

Hot Dog Day 2019 Luna Park

Hot Dog Day 2019

Hot Dog Day Luna Park

Saturday 20 July

From 11am

A fun day with rides, music and entertainment that will surprise!

Here’s what to expect

To celebrate International Hot Dog Day in July, Luna Park is hosting its 6th annual Hot Dog Eating Competition on Saturday 20 July. Join us for a fun day packed full of rides, entertainment and live music!

  • ‘Hot dog, park admission plus 3 rides’ special offer
  • Eating Comp contestants must be pre-approved
  • Women’s event
  • Men’s event
  • Rockabilly band – The Atomic Hi-Tones
  • Spectators: $5 (4 years and older)

Hot dog day 2019

Pay the $5 entry fee to Luna Park and enter the world of Hot Dogs galore, attractions to ride, play, excite and thrill, plus music and entertainment and soooo much more.

The main feature of the day pulling in the large crowds is Luna Park’s annual Hot Dog Eating Competition. Make sure to get to the 6th edition of this famous eating competition and witness some of the biggest names in the competitive eating world. They’ll be gobbling down more hot dogs and buns than you’ll ever see one person eat in a lifetime!

Billy Boyd, founder of the Australian Competitive Easters will be your MC for the day introducing the competitors, working the crowd into a pre-kick-off frenzy and announcing the winners of the men’s and women’s events. Each winner will receive $500 cash, a Luna Park Annual Pass and Top Dog Trophy.

How to register

If you want to take part in this prestigious competition, please make sure to register using the form below by 12 July!

Our competitors are divided into groups of 10 males and 10 females who have just 10 minutes to stuff down as many hot dogs and buns as possible.

Make sure to get to Luna Park to either partake or spectate and get amongst this quirky world of competitive eating! You’ll be a silly sausage to miss out on the event of the year!

Check out the Hall of Fame and see who has won past competitions.


Watch the BIGGEST Hot Dog eating competition in Australia.

Billy Boyd founder of Australian Competitive Eaters will introduce the competitors and chant the crowd into a food frenzy!  You’d be a silly sausage to miss out!

SPECTATORS: $2 OR fee included with a ride ticket.


Bands are yet to be announced

Hot Dog Day Offer

Other ride tickets are also available on the day. Guest not wishing to ride will pay a $5 admission fee.

Think you can eat’n beat 20 hot dogs in 10 minutes?

Approved entrants will be contacted by Competitive Eaters Australia OR Luna Park.

Entries close 12 July 2018 or until positions are filled.

Potential champions must register to be on the shortlist.

Hot Dog Day Competition Prize

Hot Dog Day 2019 Competitor Entry Form

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Check out all the fun you’ll have at Luna Park.

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20 July
11:00 am – 11:00 pm
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Luna Park Melbourne
18 Lower Esplanade
St Kilda, VIC 3182 Australia
03 9525 5033