On April 8th, join us for the second annual PEEPS Day, celebrating everyone’s favorite treat! We’ll have kids’ activities, a DJ, the PEEPS mascot, a movie, and the National Harbor World PEEPS Eating Championship, hosted by Major League Eating! There will also be a moon bounce maze, a climbing wall, cornhole, facepainting, and more!
The Capital Wheel celebrates PEEPS Day with one free tickets for kids (12 and under) with one paid adult ticket. See ticket kiosk for details.
Washington City Paper & National Harbor PEEPS Diorama Contest
Enter the Washington City Paper National Harbor PEEPS Diorama contest! Create a diorama using PEEPS. Photo submissions are due by Monday, April 3 at 11:59pm.
PEEPS Day Schedule of Events
11:45am – 12:15pm: Registration for Amateur PEEPS Eating Contest (15 competitors)
11:45am – 12:25pm: Washington City Paper National Harbor Peeps Diorama Contest “PEEEPS Choice” Voting
12:30pm: Amateur PEEPS Eating Contest
Compete for a chance to battle the Major League Eating Professionals! The first 15 people to enter will participate in a 2-minute (or 25 PEEPS – whichever comes first!) PEEPS eating contest. The winner of that contest will go on to enter the professional contest at 1:30pm for a chance to win cash prizes!
1:15pm: Dance like a PEEP Contest
Put on your best impression of Peep dance moves for a chance to win prizes!
1:30pm: National Harbor World PEEPS Eating Championship hosted by Major League Eating
World-ranked professional eaters from near and far will compete to eat as many PEEPS as possible in 5 minutes! The record to beat is 200, set by Matt Stonie in 2016. The winner will take home the glory, the trophy, and $1,750! Remember, one lucky amateur from our 12:15pm Amateur PEEPS Eating Contest can win too, so get here early to register!
1st place: $1,750
2nd place: $800
3rd place: $500
4th place: $300
5th place: $100
6th place: $50
2:30pm: Movie – Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971)