Nation’s Famous

A plate of Nathan's hot dogs are seen prior to the Nathan's Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2012. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Nathan’s To Kick Off Hot Dog Eating Season With Coney Island Qualifying Event

Nathan’s said it decided to dedicate this year’s contest to Coney Island’s comeback after Superstorm Sandy flooded businesses and homes and caused damage up and down the boardwalk.