Official Rules for the Wing Eating Contest

1. Competition Structure:

  • Each round of the competition will last 5 minutes.
  • After each 5-minute round, judges will count the number of fully eaten wings per contestant.
  • Partially eaten wings will not be counted. A fully eaten wing has no meat left on the bone.
  • Judges will count the number of wings eaten and inspect the bones to ensure all meat has been consumed.

2. Tie-Breakers:

  • In the event of a tie, additional wings may be provided, or a sudden-death round may be held.

3. Prizes:

  • Each round ·        
    • Custom hat by Parker($300 value)
    • $100 gift card to Number 38
    • Qualified for Chicken Fight Wing contest finals!
Special Hot Wing Round

Finish ALL the wings

·        $50 Cash

·        $50 Gift Card to Number 38

  • The top 6 finishers from the 4 rounds will advance to the live finale at Chicken Fight Fest on August 29th at Elitch Gardens.
  • The live finale will be one 10-minute round.
  • The grand champion of the finale will be awarded $1000 (TBD).
  • Each contestant in the finale will also receive 4 First Taste Tickets to Chicken Fight.

4. General Rules:

  • Contestants must fully consume each wing, leaving no meat on the bone for it to be counted.
  • Judges’ decisions on counts and inspections are final.
  • Contestants must abide by all event rules and conduct themselves in a sportsmanlike manner.

5. Safety and Conduct:

  • Contestants must be at least 21 years old to participate.
  • Any contestant found cheating or not following the rules will be disqualified.
  • Contestants must disclose any food allergies or medical conditions prior to participating.

Chicken Fight, the everything fried chicken festival, is coming back to Elitches!


August 29th, 2024