NEW YORK — The Fourth of July weekend breathes new which means to our freedom this yr.
After the pandemic put a cease to final yr’s festivities, many are wanting ahead to celebrating.
Among the many occasions to sit up for is the historic Nathan’s Well-known Sizzling Canine Consuming Contest.
The general public wasn’t capable of attend final yr’s competitors as a consequence of COVID-19, however this yr, the reside viewers makes a return.
Reigning champion for the boys’s competitors, Joey Chestnut has ready for a report 14th title win.
Somebody you received’t see on the competitors stage? Miki Sudo. She received’t be competing this yr as she’s anticipating a baby with sixth ranked competitor Nicky Wehry, who will probably be competing.
Nonetheless, Sudo will probably be again subsequent yr in hopes to earn her eighth title.
Along with a return of reside spectators, many are hoping this yr’s contests will ship enterprise their means.
COVID-19 protocols will probably be in place.
Whereas others are simply pleased to have the ability to lastly get out and benefit from the outdoor.