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Better Start Training Now for the World Peeps Eating Championship

It's part of the Peeps Day celebration at National Harbor


Here's one way to celebrate the arrival of spring— gorging on pastel-colored marshmallow bunnies.

The Peeps & Company store at National Harbor, which was apparently the first of its kind in the country, is hosting The National Harbor World Peeps Eating Championship in April 2 at 157 National Plaza. The fun begins at at noon with a contest for amateurs. Then, the professional eaters will show everyone how it's done at 1 p.m.

The eating contest is set to be the highlight event of Peeps Day, a whole day dedicated to activities devoted to the beloved Easter candy. Get excited for Peeps-themed drinks and desserts by some surrounding restaurants.There will also be music, visits by Peeps characters, and a kid’s "Dance Like a Peep" contest at 12:30 p.m. Find more information on the National Harbor website.


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