While rookies in the strict sense, these guys have been coming to WingFest as fans and are super passionate about food. We welcome them, best of luck Firewater!
Back for their second year, we welcome McQ’s! In 2016, they took home the bronze in our Hot Wing category… this year they are going for the gold!
Big welcome to these rookies from Berwyn! Hope the wings are as delicious as the pizza!
These guys aren’t even open just yet! They will be more or less premiering at WingFest! Looking forward to this Gastro Pub & Music Venue opening soon in Wicker Park.
Back for their third WingFest, having consistently broken into the winners circle with two BBQ 3rd place finishes and one Hot 3rd place… this year they are going for the Best of Fest!
WingFest welcomes rookies Howells & Hood to the fold. Best of luck H&H!
Welcome first-timers Downtown Dogs. Technically competing as rookies, but a little fun fact: Downtown Dogs has been the provider of the eating contest wings for a decade! Glad to see them throw [...]
Staples at WingFest since 2009, we welcome back Reggies for their 9th year! Good luck & Rock-n-roll!
Former Best-of-Fest-er, Mahoney’s is BACK! Good luck out there Mahoney’s