September 22, 2008

Sushi Eating Contest at St. Louis Wasabi Festival, 9/21/08

How much can you (burp) eat? Photos from the sushi-eating contest at Wasabi Festival, held September 21, 2008 on Washington Avenue in downtown St. Louis.
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Two ladies enjoying some coconuts at the Wasabi Festival.
By Steve Truesdell
Two ladies enjoying some coconuts at the Wasabi Festival.
This guy had some mad skills with the tops.
By Steve Truesdell
This guy had some mad skills with the tops.
Artist sketch of the scene
By Steve Truesdell
Artist sketch of the scene
A balloon and its friend.
By Steve Truesdell
A balloon and its friend.
The ladies of Kirin.
By Steve Truesdell
The ladies of Kirin.
Japanese drummers performing their new hit single.
By Steve Truesdell
Japanese drummers performing their new hit single.
Contestants in the "Crowd Scavenger Hunt" attempt to remove a bystanders bra.
By Steve Truesdell
Contestants in the "Crowd Scavenger Hunt" attempt to remove a bystanders bra.
The crowd screams "Wasabi!"
By Steve Truesdell
The crowd screams "Wasabi!"
Sushi Eating Contest at St. Louis Wasabi Festival, 9/21/08
By Steve Truesdell
The emcee goes over the rules of Sushi eating.
By Steve Truesdell
The emcee goes over the rules of Sushi eating.