4. 3rd Annual Meatball Eating Contest
Image courtesy Figli di San Gennaro
For those who cannot stomach an overload of sweets, the festival of San Gennaro will also host a meatball eating contest. Newer to the festival than the cannoli eating competition, the 3rd annual meatball eating contest will begin at 1:00pm on Saturday, September 21st. To sign up 212-764-6330.