Joey Chestnut Proposed to His Girlfriend — Where Else? — At the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest (Watch!)

by Ivy Jacobson
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What's the best thing to do before devouring 61 hot dogs in 10 minutes? Propose to your girlfriend, obviously.

Reigning eight-time Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest champion Joey Chestnut got down on one knee before the annual contest in Coney Island, New York, on July 4 and asked his girlfriend to marry him!

Surprisingly, Joey didn't pull the engagement ring out of a hot dog bun, but she still said yes.

Watch the proposal video here:

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