Photos: Sushi Eating Contest at Wasabi, 9/21/08

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Hundreds filled Washington Avenue Sunday for the 2008 version of Wasabi Festival, to watch this year's sushi eating contest. Three contestants downed 75 California rolls.

We've posted a sushi-eating slide show. Does anyone get sick? Find out!

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Slide Show

More photos after the jump.

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Slide Show
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Slide Show

-Nick Lucchesi

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