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Banana Lumpia Eating Contest


presented by Bite Size 808

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Extended park hours form 10:30am + free movie presentation of Cruella (PG-13)

Enter in our First Annual Bite Size 808 Banana lumpia Eating Contest!

Adult Banana Lumpia Eating contest - 5:00PM (Must be 18 years and older to participate)

We will randomly select 10 individuals from pool of entries received at the park starting at 4:00PM.

To enter:

  1. Read contest rule
  2. Download and fill out form in its entirety
  3. Bring entire form with you on October 16, 2021 along with a valid ID
  4. Drop off the form at the HI93 tent starting at 4:00pm

Names will be announced and at HI93 tent and participant must be present no later 4:45pm in order to qualify. Failure to check in before 5:00 will result on forfeit of entry without any notice. Contest start promptly at 5:00pm at Chief's Luau. Prizes are subject to change.

1st Place Adult Prize - VALUED AT $1,312

  • 4 - 2022 Big Kahuna Season Passes
  • 1 - Standard Cabana Certificate
  • 1 Night Stay at Embassy Suites by Hilton, Kapolei
  • 2 Tickets to Jo Koy at Blaisdell Arena

2nd Place Adult Prize - VALUED AT $712

  • 4 - 2022 Big Kahuna Season Passes
  • 1 - Standard Cabana Certificate
  • 2 Tickets to Jo Koy at Blaisdell Arena

3rd Place Adult Prize - VALUED AT $290

  • 4 - 2021 Single Day Admission Tickets
  • 1 - Preferred Seating Certificate

Contest Rules:

1 Round = 3 Minute Time

  • All contestants must be of age or older as of October 16, 2022
  • Participation in this event will be at the discretion of the park, as they reserve the right to review an entrant’s qualifications and accomplishments.
  • No show will forfeit their placement and alternate will be chosen.
  • Each participant will be given 30 banana lumpias
  • Winners decided by volume of banana lumpia consumed in 3 minutes
  • Banana lumpia cannot be touched or manipulated by eaters prior to start
  • Participant can drink as much room temperature (or colder) liquid while eating
  • Participant must finish one Banana lumpia prior to starting another
  • Any Banana lumpia that passes the lips into the mouth must stay in the mouth
  • Banana lumpia cannot be diluted or have liquids poured on
  • Banana lumpia cannot be separated, torn or otherwise modified
  • Banana lumpia cannot be mashed or balled
  • All reasonable efforts must be taken to keep food intact
  • For this event, Banana lumpia must be picked up and eaten as they are intended to be eaten  
  • Any reversal during the 3 minutes of Banana lumpia Eating Championship will result in immediate disqualification
  • After the 3 minutes of the Banana lumpia Eating Championship is over, a 30 second “Chipmunking Rule” is enforced where any Banana lumpia that remains in the mouth must be cleared (eaten) in 30 seconds without using hands to clear it
  • Participant must show an empty mouth at the 30 second mark (or prior).
  • If Banana lumpia remains in the mouth, a penalty will be assessed (additional ounce added)
  • After the 3-minute Eating Championship is over, a 1 minute “No Reversal Rule” is enforced (concurrent with the Chipmunking Rule) where any Banana lumpia that is eaten must remain "down" for 1 minute after the Eating Championship is over
  • If you are going to "reverse" step away and get out of everyone's view
  • Be respectful of other participants and remain in your own eating area
  • If you are feeling sick, slow down or stop
  • If you catch someone cheating, please stay calm
  • All judges’ decisions are final
  • Win AND lose, graciously
  • Once contest is over, any leftover Banana lumpia is yours to keep!  BONUS!!!

You think you have what it takes? Download and complete waiver form below and drop off at the HI93 tent for your chance to be chosen below.