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Evansville WingFest

Saturday, January 20, 2018   12:00 PM - 5:00 PM      
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Veterans Memorial Coliseum (300 Court St in Evansville, IN) Map
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Evansville WingFest
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Ticket Type Price Quantity Left
Premium Admission (12pm-5pm)
Includes: Festival entry, Live Entertainment, People's Choice Voting and festival cash for 5 wing samples(15 wings). LIMITED!
This ticket is now Sold Out!
$20.00 Sold Out -
Premium Admission w/ VIP Early Entry (11am-5pm) - NEW
Includes: VIP Early Entry, Live Entertainment, People's Choice Voting and festival cash for 5 wing samples(15 wings). LIMITED!
Ticket sales ended at: 1/20/2018 at 1:00 PM
$25.00 Ended 30!
Ultra Premium w/ VIP Early Entry (11am-5pm) - NEW!
Includes: VIP Early Entry at 11am, Entertainment, Voting Rights, 5 Samples(15 wings) and 3 Yuengling Beers. Must be 21+ with Proper ID. (Only 100 tickets available)
Ticket sales ended at: 1/20/2018 at 1:00 PM
$40.00 Ended  
Wing Eating Competition (Does NOT include ADMISSION)
Includes: entry in timed wing eating contest and embarrassment/bragging rights (est. 20 wings). Details will be emailed. Limited to the first 20. (Does NOT include ADMISSION)
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$10.00 Sold Out -

Event Details

Join us for Evansville’s first-ever WingFest on Saturday, January 20th, 2018 at the historic Veteran’s Memorial Coliseum, located in the heart of downtown! Indulge in the area’s best chicken wings at this one day indoor festival.  Tickets are selling fast!

  • Tristate's Best Wings
  • Battle of the DJs
  • Children activities include face painting, balloon animals, coloring activities.
  • Wing Eating Contest (on stage at 2pm, $10 limited entry)
  • Wingette Pageant (women ages 18-35, on stage at 3pm with cheerleader attire)
  • Bobbing for wingsTailgate Games
  • Indoor Festival
  • Live Judging, People's Choice and Awards (results announced at 4pm)
  • VIP party starts at 11am

PLEASE NOTE: Due to incumbent weather this event has been moved to Saturday, Jan 20th, 2018 from 12pm-5pm at the Colsieum.  Plan accordingly.

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A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Veterans Council.


Location: Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 300 Court St, Evansville, IN 47708

General Admission: $7+fees (Online). Children under 6 are free!  General Admission will increase to $10 the day before and at gate.

Premium Admission: $20 (Best Value) Festival entry, voting rights in the People's Choice and festival cash for 5 wing samples. 

VIP Admission: $45 (Online) Early entry for VIP party 11am-12pm, 5 Wing Samples, 3 Yuengling Beers, voting rights for People's Choice and gift bag with hot sauce and sponsored items. (Wing samples include 3 wings or 2 drums)

Food & Beverage: Festival cash must be purchased online or at the festival. Festival cash comes in sheets of $10.00 each and are used to purchase all food items and drinks. The festival guide, which is available at the festival entrance, has a listing of all the food prices.  Only festival cash is accepted.



– Children 6 & under are FREE & do not need a ticket

– Have a restaurant, food truck or sponsor inquiry? Drop us a line at or by phone at 812-202-8171.

*All tickets purchased for The Evansville WingFest by phone or online are final. We Do Not issue refunds or exchanges & this is a Rain or Shine Indoor event.


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