Wing Eating Contest Registration

Registration is over for this years event. Please check back next year to be a part of this event.

Contest Check-In is at 4:15 p.m. at Contest Stage

Official Rules and Regulations

  • Must be 18 to compete
  • Entry is limited to first 12 contestants
  • Heats will be determined by lottery system, if applicable
  • Contestants must not touch the wings before start of competition
  • Wings must be 90% eaten as determined by officials; otherwise will be returned to plate, where you will be able to finish said wing or not, resulting in your ultimate score. The flap may be disregarded.
  • Contestants will have 3 minutes to eat as many wings as they can; you will be judged by weight of meat eaten during competitive heat.
  • Visual signs of sickness will result in disqualification
  • No condiments or other sides will be offered or accepted during competition
  • Examples of “properly eaten wings” will be displayed at the cooks’/wing-eaters contest meeting the week before the competition
  • Contestants may either sit or stand if they remain in their designated area
  • The use of utensils is not allowed
  • The contest is over when time expires; you have 10 seconds to either swallow the food or spit it back on the plate. Otherwise you will be disqualified.
  • Judges will be on hand to assure the adherence to contest rules; weigh the total amount of meat that has been eaten; and to disqualify contestants that refused to adhere to the rules
  • Rules are subject to change as directed by the chairman of the contest and the head judge; all changed rules will be gone over in advance of the contest


All participants will must have a wristband valid for entry into BKW Festival