It’s one of the most ingenious events ever created, and it’s grown into something so big, it takes place at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Wing Bowl, which was created by WIP morning show Angelo Cataldi and Al Morganti 23 years ago is a competitive chicken wing eating contest. Eaters this year will compete for cash, a car and a motorcycle. The event is sponsored by Steven Singer Jewelers and SugarHouse Casino. READ MORE
The overall winner of Wing Bowl 24 wins a 2016 Harley-Davidson FLSTF Softail Fat Boy Motorcycle, a Custom Wing Bowl 24 Championship Ring and $10,000 in Cash courtesy of Steven Singer Jewelers. Steven Singer Jewelers will give $5,000 in cash to the overall runner up as well. The Wing Bowl 24 local winner will win a 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe. The Top Collegiate Eater will win $5000 in cash. The Wingette of the Year walks away with $5000 cash.
The first overall contestant to win the competition and successfully eat 500 total wings will win an additional $2,000 from Steven Singer Jewelers. The first local resident to win the competition and successfully eat 400 total wings will win $2,000 from Steven Singer Jewelers. And the first college student to win the competition and successfully eat 200 total wings will win $1,000 from Steven Singer Jewelers. Money that is not awarded will be donated to the Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police Survivors Fund.
WIP’s Wing Bowl 24 will be broadcast live on 94WIP. The contest will also be streamed live over the Internet at CBSPhilly.com as well as through the Radio.com app for a variety of mobile devices.