There is no better way to celebrate the 2016 Ballard SeafoodFest then entering an international competition to eat up to 2 lbs of delicious LUTEFISK.
If you are ready to take the challenge, please sign up now for the 1st International Lutefisk Eating Contest! SOLD OUT!
Here are the details:
When: Saturday, July 9 at 3:30 p.m.
Where: Intersection of NW Market Street and 22nd Avenue NW
Fee: The entrance fee is only $10 and you will receive a commemorative t-shirt and all (hopefully) the lutefisk you can eat!
Prizes: Cash prizes will be awarded to the top winners (exact details tbd)
The rules will be explained at the competition, but here are the basics:
1. Only ten contestants are accepted (the first ten that sign up are in)!
2. There will be four heats of competitions, each requiring consumption of 1/2 pound of lutefisk. Only the fastest move on and get the opportunity to eat MORE lutefisk.
3. The fastest eater in the 4th and Final Heat will be hailed the winner! SOLD OUT!
All you need to do to join the fun and merriment is complete the registration
process. Better hurry as we only accept the first ten applicants!
Special thanks to our sponsors: Mountain Pacific Bank, Primal Screens and Scandinavian Specialties!
Without you, ten lucky people wouldn’t be able to enjoy this tasty delicacy by the half-pound!