The first ever Evansville wing festival appropriately dubbed 'WingFest' will be held downtown (indoors) at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Saturday, January 13th from noon to 5 p.m! Pre-sale tickets are on sale now! Admission prices range from $7.00 to $45.00 each. For detailed pricing and availability, check out their Facebook Event page. Children ages 6 and under are free.

WingFest promises the Tri-State's best wings from restaurants like:

  • Showme's Eastside
  • Lombardi’s Pizza and Wings,
  • The Dapper Pig
  • Lamasco bar and grill
  • Wings Ect. Show-me's East
  • Bokeh Lounge
  • Shyler's BBQ
  • Boston's Evansville
  • Bar Louie
  • Big M's Pizzeria
  • and many more!

This is a family-friendly event that boasts a variety of activities including a wing eating contest, bobbing for wings, a battle of the DJs, chicken-themed tailgate games, live judging and awards, and a 'Wingette Pageant" for women ages 18 to 35. General vendors will also be present including MakeUp Eraser, LulaRue Lora Ward, and Paparazzi Jewelry and Accessories.

If you're a wing fan then this event is a dream come true for you! For ticket purchasing information and more, click here!