Dairy Queen Stores in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho have teamed up for the First Annual Ice Cream Eating Contest on Saturday, March 17. All proceeds from this event benefit UNM Children's Hospital.

The contest will be comprised of teams, each having four players. Each player will be asked to find a small piece of bubble gum, which will be located in a small bowl of Dairy Queen ice cream. Players are not allowed to use their hands. The team that successfully blows a bubble first, wins!

Each team is asked to raise $100, all of which goes to UNM Children's Hospital.

The following Dairy Queens will host the contest:

  • 7620 Lomas Blvd. N.E., Noon, 266-1122
  • 4104 Louisiana Blvd. N.E., 2 p.m., 833-8716
  • 2116 Southern Blvd. S.E. (Rio Rancho), 4 p.m., 994-2044
To participate in this event, call the numbers above or Children's Hospital Development Office at 277-5683.
Contact: HSC Public Affairs, 272-3322