We are excited to be back to celebrate our 20th Anniversary
and ready to “Wing It” at our new location, Highmark Stadium,
the “Home of the Buffalo Bills”

In 2019, the festival drew over 60,000 people. Over the last 19 years, the festival has drawn more than 1 million people and served over 5 million wings. The festival, which also supports local charities, has donated more than $385,000 since its inception. This year we will be supporting our partner FeedMore WNY.

So, “WING IT TO BUFFALO” and join us for the fun and excitement at one of America’s greatest food festivals this Labor Day Weekend – The National Buffalo Wing Festival!

2021 NATIONAL
BUFFALO WING FESTIVAL

Labor Day Weekend – Buffalo, NY

Saturday, Sept. 4th
Sunday, Sept. 5th

Tickets on Sale Now

Pre-sale only. No tickets will be sold at the gate.

Free Parking with a ticket purchase

$20 admission, includes free parking, $5 voucher toward a festival souvenir t-shirt or hat, and a donation to FeedMore WNY.

Your tickets are all digital through your mobile phone and are easily transferrable through the Ticketmaster app. Entry is the same process as a Buffalo Bills game. When you buy multiple tickets, you can easily transfer them to anyone.

Children 8 and under are free

There are no Covid restrictions

  • No Masks
  • No vaccination requirements

September 4th

Three – 3 Hour Sessions – 5,000 tickets per session

Session 1 –  11:30am – 2:30pm
Session 2 –    3:00pm – 6:00pm
Session 3 –    6:30pm – 9:30pm

September 5th

Two – 3 Hour Sessions – 5,000 tickets per session

Session 4 –  12:00pm – 3:00pm
Session 5 –    4:00pm – 7:00pm

The festival is recognized as one of the best in the country. In 2019, the festival drew over 60,000 people. Over the last 18 years, the festival has drawn more than 865,000 people and served over 4.8 million wings. The festival, which also supports local charities, has donated more than $365,000 since its inception.

So, “WING IT TO BUFFALO” and join us for the fun and excitement at one of America’s greatest food festivals this Labor Day Weekend – The National Buffalo Wing Festival!

GENERAL INFORMATION

NEW LOCATION: Highmark Stadium – “Home of the Buffalo Bills” 1 Bills Dr, Orchard Park, NY 14127

NEW FESTIVAL FORMAT: Due to the limited supply of chicken wings and post-covid sensitivity, the festival will be at half capacity. Only 25,000 tickets will be available for sale.  There will be five (5) three-hour sessions. Capacity will be 5,000 people per session.

ADMISSION: Pre-sale only. No tickets will be sold at the gate. $20, includes free parking, $5 voucher toward a festival souvenir t-shirt or hat, and a donation to FeedMore WNY.

CHICKEN WING FOOD TICKETS: Tickets need to be purchased on-site, cash only

NON-CHICKEN WING FOODS: These food items can be purchased with cash at each individual booth

BEVERAGES: All beverages will be sold cashless through debit or credit cards. Beer, soda and bottled water must be purchased through stadium vendors No tickets will be accepted.

From Buffalo Airport: Head out of the airport and proceed through the light to Route 33 West. This should lead you to New York State Thruway (Route 90). Get on the Thruway and follow toward Erie until you reach Exit 55 (Orchard Park). Get off at Exit 55 and follow Route 219 south toward Orchard Park. Exit Milestrip Road West and proceed ahead to the first traffic light, which will be Abbott Road. Make a left on Abbott Road and follow straight ahead through traffic light and past the stadium. After passing the stadium, look for One Bills Drive and make a left. Driveway will lead to the parking area.

Parking

Great News!

Your admission ticket purchase includes free parking in lots 6 & 7 located off Abbott Rd next to the festival entrance.

2021 Press Release

Charitable Partner

2019 RESTAURANT MENU

- 2021 Menu Coming Soon

Festival History

About Wing Fest

Meet the Wing King

Wing King Info / Recipes