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Mommy's Little Piggy

The 2020 Mommy's Little Piggy contest has been cancelled.

We hope you'll join us next year!


play video Mommy's Little Piggy Mashed Potato Eating Contest

Mommy's Little Piggy

Mashed Potato Eating Contest during "A Christmas Story" Comes Home exhibit.

Contest Rules:

  • Contestants will begin eating their mashed potatoes at the sound of the bell.
  • Contestants must keep their hands under the table until the bell has sounded.
  • Hands may only be used to hold the plate.
  • You may not use your hands or any utensils to eat the mashed potatoes.
  • Contestants will raise their hand when they have finished all their food and a judge will ensure it is completely gone.
  • A judge will perform a "tongue test" to ensure that the winning contestant has swallowed all food.
  • Should there be a tie; contestants will be given an additional serving.
  • Bottled water will be provided during the contest.
  • You will be disqualified should you be unable to keep your food down.
  • Event schedule subject to change depending on the # of participants we will need to accommodate.
  • These rules are subject to change at any time.


  • Starting prematurely as determined by the judge.
  • Unfair or poor sportsmanship acts as determined by the judge.
  • Refusal to meet any contest rules stated by the judge.
  • Judges will be on hand to assure adherence to contest rules. Judge's decision is final.


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