Local residents will get the chance to show off their speed eating skills.
County Market in Quincy will be sponsoring its first "Chomping for Charity" hot dog eating contest Saturday beginning at 11 a.m. at the 24th Street location in Quincy.
Ten teams will compete during five rounds. All funds awarded in the contest will go toward the teams' choices of charities.
"What a great way to get the community involved and to give back to charity. It's a fun way to do it," Store Director Brad Niemann said. "It's something different that I don't think we've done in this community."
Participating teams include the police and fire departments and QND and QHS.
Some of the contest rules are:
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