WHAT: Stewart’s Ice Cream Eating Contest
WHEN: Wednesday, August 21
Approx. 2:10 p.m. Competition begins
WHERE: Saratoga Race Course
Event tent located inside Reserved Seats Entrance near the Carousel
DETAILS: The coolest way to beat the summer heat, the annual Stewart’s Ice Cream Eating Contest will return to Saratoga Race Course.
Contestants will be divided into three age groups – kids, teens and adults - as they compete to finish a pint of ice cream the fastest. The winner in each category will receive gift certificates for free ice cream courtesy of Stewart’s Shops.
Registration begins at noon at the event tent located inside the Reserved Seats Entrance near the Carousel. The competition will unfold after the conclusion of the day’s third race.
Judges for the annual competition will be John Gray of NewsCenter 10 and FOX 23 News; Chad O’Hara of B95.5 FM; and Yolanda Vega of the New York Lottery.
The Stewart’s Ice Cream Eating Contest is one of a number of activities leading up to the 144th running of the Grade 1, $1 million Travers at Saratoga Race Course on Saturday, August 24.