This year, the 7th annual Big Kahuna Wing Festival celebrates the creation of the “Buffalo Wing”, which has become a national food icon. Invented in 1964 at the world famous Anchor Bar by Teresa Bellisimo, the popularity of the chicken wing has made it America’s #1 appetizer. Last year alone over 20 billion wings were consumed by Americans, 1.25 billion on Super Bowl weekend alone.
The Big Kahuna Wing Festival has become one of the best culinary events in the region. Last year the festival drew over 8,000 attendees whom enjoyed over 100 different sauces from 40 different teams representing restaurants, cooking teams, businesses, and The University of Tennessee Culinary Institute. Attendees and visitors come from all over the region. All for the love of the “Buffalo Wing” and to raise money for charity.
Advance Tickets are $20.00 and will be available from August 5th through September 4th. Tickets will be $30.00 at the gate. Children under 8 are free. Includes admission along with 10 complimentary wings.
VIP tickets are $200.00 in advance and include unlimited wings & beverages (including alcohol). VIP tickets will be limited to 100 count and only sold online.