SEVENTEENTH ANNUAL CHICAGO’S BEST WINGFEST CROWNS CHICAGO’S BEST CHICKEN WINGS WHILE RAISING FUNDS FOR CHICAGO NEIGHBORS UNITED
Chicken Wing Lovers from across the Chicagoland unite with 20 of the finest Wing Purveyors including the following newcomers: Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, Mc Q’s Sports Brew & BBQ, Mr. Brown’s Lounge, Revel Bar, The Ogden, The Jerk Shack Caribbean Grill, The Boss Bar, The Kerryman, Mash Kitchen, and Reverie Chicago, with the following returning competitors: Mahoney’s Pub & Grille, Reggie’s, Timothy O’Toole’s, Whisk, Output, Lottie’s, The Pony, Buffalo Wings & Rings, Unite Urban Grill, and Gators Wing Shack.
The seventeenth annual Chicago’s Best WingFest will be ready to crown the “Best of Fest”, “Mild”, “BBQ”, “Exotic” and “Hot” winners. The following were proclaimed winners in 2015, in a double-blind judged competition: Best Mild Wing: Gators, Best Hot Wing: Output, Best BBQ Wing: Buffalo Wings & Rings, Best Exotic Wing: Estrella Negra, Rookie of the Year: Whisk, and earning the most cumulative points for the coveted Best of the Fest: Buffalo Wings & Rings.
WingFest has raised over $150,000 in the past sixteen years, and proceeds from this event will once again benefit Chicago Neighbors United. www.chicnu.org
WingFest is SOLD OUT this year! Nearly 2,000 people will be in attendance celebrating the almighty chicken wing.
Sunday, February 21, 2016
Open to the public: 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Women’s Wing Eating Competition: 2:30 p.m.
Men’s Wing Eating Competition: 4:15 p.m.
Winners of WingFest Announced: 4:50 p.m.
1340 West Washington