June 17, 2017 12-8 PM - World's Fair Park - Knoxville, TN

The Fun Begins In:

Over 15,000 pounds of wings!


Wing EATING Competition!


Bobbing for Wings!


Wing COOKING Competition!




KIDS corner & entertainment!

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Fun for the entire FAMILY!

Springer Mountain Farms to be Official Wing Provider!

We are excited to announce Springer Mountain Farms as our official provider of wings for the 5th Annual Big Kahuna Wing Festival! Nestled in the hills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Springer Mountain Farms continues to provide the most delicious, purest, and most nutritious chicken possible, which is why their chicken is different than any […]

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2017 Wing Competition Teams Filled!!

We are just over a month away from the 5th Annual Big Kahuna Wing Festival and have already sold out of Competition Team slots!  We are excited about this year’s mix of teams that include seventeen New teams and three of the four past Champions.  Can’t wait to see all the different flavors.  Mark your […]

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Crawlspace/Eli Fox to Headline 5th Annual Big Kahuna Wing Festival!!

  We are excited to announce the 5th Annual Big Kahuna Wing Festival music lineup! We welcome The West King String Band, The Coveralls, The Stella Vees, and Crawlspace with special guest, 17yr old Eli Fox as part of our live music for this year’s festival. Performance times are posted in the Entertainment section.

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Pepper Palace to Sponsor XXX Hot Wing Eating Championship

We are excited to announce that the Pepper Palace has joined the Big Kahuna Wing Festival as the official sponsor of the NEW XXX Hot Wing Eating Contest!  Get your bravest friend and join us June 17th at Worlds Fair Park!!

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Tickets on sale NOW!!

We are only two months away from the 5th Annual Big Kahuna Wing Festival!  Tickets are available in advance for $15 and can be purchased online, at Big Kahuna Wings Bar & Grill, or at any area Food City, and will get you access to samples of all the great wings, live music, silent auction, cold […]

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Wing Eating, XXX Wing Eating, and Bobbing for Wings Competition Entries now open!

Entries for our contests are now open and it’s time to register!  We have added a XXX Hot Wing Eating Contest this year for those of you who can handle the heat.  All contests are now FREE to enter for anyone who has purchased a general admission ticket. The winners will receive a festival t-shirt […]

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Cumulus Radio Returns for 5th Annual Big Kahuna Wing Festival

We are excited to announce that Cumulus Knoxville will return as the official radio sponsor for the Big Kahuna Wing Festival!  Listen for your chance to win tickets on any of their three stations and see you on June 17th!

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Early Bird Registration Now Open!

Are you the Big Kahuna of Wings?  Do you have that secret recipe that everyone raves about?  Well then it’s time to prove it at the 5th Annual Big Kahuna Wing Festival!  This year’s event will feature upwards of 40 competing teams all vying to become the Big Kahuna of wings and Tennessee State Champion.  Entries […]

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2016 BKW Festival Sets Records!


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Resorts and Lodges Talks about the 4th Annual Big Kahuna Wing Festival!

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