Selling out in just days, the Asheville Wing War has become a staple of the local food scene over the past 5 years. More than a dozen local restaurants are nominated via social media by area residents and the restaurants go on to compete in Asheville’s hottest food contest.
Slated to be the largest
Asheville Wing War to date, more than 600 attendees are set to pack out the exhibition hall at the Crown Plaza Resort to eat wings, drink ice cold beer and vote for their favorite spicy hand-held chicken.
The wings are judged in two different categories: specialty and traditional, and are judged separately by local celebrity judges and by attendees choosing the People’s Choice Award.
When: February 28, 2016 2pm – 5pm
Where: Crowne Plaza Resort, 1 Resort Drive, Asheville, NC 28806
How much: General admission $8 in advance/ $10 at the door; VIP $40 in advance (only 200 available)
How it Works:
A limited number of VIP tickets (includes a sample of all wings and unlimited beer) go on sale January 12
General Admission attendees are able to purchase wing samples from each of the restaurants