Big Kahuna Wing Festival

963 Worlds Fair Park Drive
Knoxville, TN 37916
963 Worlds Fair Park Drive
Knoxville, TN 37916
  • Date(s): September 1, 2019 to September 1, 2019
  • Event Time(s): 1:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: $25.00 in Advance. Adults $30.00. Children under 8 Free
  • Location: World's Fair Park




Adding to the anticipation of Knoxville’s Big Kahuna Wing Festival (BKWF), officially for September 1st, 2019, a full-lineup of some of Knoxville’s best talents have been tapped to support the 2019 event. The Worlds Fair Park in downtown Knoxville will host the festival just steps away from the historic Sunsphere.

Our 2019 Festival will feature:

  • Over 18,000 lbs. of Wings
  • Some of the Best Wings of the South
  • *NEW Fireworks/ Laser Show
  • *NEW Friday Night Concert at the Amphitheater
  • Culinary Corner
  • Wing Eating Competition
  • XXX HOT Wing Eating Competition
  • Bobbing for Wings Competition
  • Wing Cooking Competition
  • Live Music Performances
  • Kids Corner & Entertainment
  • Silent Auction
  • Fun for the Entire Family

Plan your day at the Big Kahuna Wing Festival

  • Gates open at 1pm (VIP ticket holders may enter at 12pm)
  • Music begins at 1pm and ends at 9pm
  • Entry allows patrons to sample wings from any of the competing teams (25 complimentary) during the event
  • NO PETS PLEASE (We love our furry friends and don’t want them to choke on a chicken bone!)
  • No outside beverages of any kind allowed
  • Donation boxes are placed at all team tents and patrons are asked to donate to receive additional wings
  • Lawn chairs may be brought into the festival
  • No backpacks or large bags allowed
  • Lost and Found located at the Front Gate


Big Kahuna Wing Festival