Maryland Chicken Wing Festival

SATURDAY, April 2, 2022, 11am – 7pm
Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, 1450 General’s Highway, Crownsville, MD

ABC Events is excited to bring you the 8th annual Maryland Chicken Wing Festival. Join us and enjoy wings from some of the best establishments around.

Again this year, there will be a limit on tickets available, so please purchase early as we anticipate a sellout!  New this year we are offering a late admission ticket in the afternoon for anyone who can’t join us for the whole day.

Admission includes entrance and free parking to the event. This is a family friendly event, with lots of activities, music, and good food and drink!

Children under 12 are free but will still need a Children’s ticket.

Get your tickets today!! Click on Purchase Tickets Here button below!

Tickets are non-refundable. NO PETS ALLOWED!

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After 4:00 pm



$10 – Active Duty or Retired Service Member/ Seniors 65 +  ID required


FREE for 12 & under

 Schedule of Events

Things to Do Time
Festival Doors Open 11:00am
Check out our flip boxes below for more activities
Odyssey Mission Escape Room 11:00am – close, Lower hill
Enclosed Axe Throwing 11:00am – close, Lower hill
Remote Car RaceZone 11:00am – close, Lower hill
TBD 11:30am – Main Stage
TBD 12:00pm – Acoustic Stage
TBD 1:30pm – Main Stage
TBD 1:30pm – Acoustic Stage
TBD 3:30pm – Main Stage
TBD 3:00pm – Acoustic Stage
TBD 4:30pm – Acoustic Stage
TBD 5:30pm – Main Stage
Festival ends. Drive safely! 7:00pm

*Schedule subject to change. Sign up for competitions at the ABC Events Tent


Do you have what it takes? We hope to resume wing eating competition in 2022.
Other Food Items
Other Food Items
Other food varieties include:
Karen and the Nut
Greer's Kettle Corn
Funnel Fare
Kathy's Mini Donuts
and more!
Live Music
Live Music
Live Music
Enjoy local bands playing live all day on 2 stages! See schedule above.
coming soon!
Kids' Activities
Kids' Activities
Kids' Activities
The kids will have a blast! Includes inflatables, obstacle course, face painting, and more!
Check out our beer list!
Coming Soon
Odyssey Mobile Adventures
Odyssey Mobile Adventures
Join us for "Escape the Room" or "Axe Throwing"
Schreiber's RC Racezone
Schreiber's RC Racezone
Remote Control racing
Try it for yourself!
$10 for 10 minutes

Wing Vendors

The Firefighting BBQ Team
Kodis Grill

Aunt Tittys
Lisa’s Cakes and Steaks
Sensenig Meats

Virginia Vendor Food Services
PKG’S Mobile Kitchen
Big Rich Smoke Shack

Frequently Asked Questions

How much do tickets cost and where can I purchase them?

General admission is $15,  kids under 12 are free with ticket.  Military discount available for Active Duty and Retired Service members only, with ID.  We suggest that tickets be purchased online.  Don’t get left out.  Get your tickets early!

Does admission include "all-you-can-drink"?

No, admission does not include beverages.

Is there food available?

Food vendors will be in operation at the Maryland Chicken Wing Festival.  General Admission does not include food.   Wings will be sold $2.00 per wing, and all other food items will be priced as marked.  All food is on a cash/credit basis.

Is there a dress code or prohibited attire?

Profanity or obscene gestures/references on any part of visible clothing/jackets/hats etc is not allowed.  Attendee will be asked to remove items and/or refused admittance.  Refunds will not be given.

Are pets allowed?

Unfortunately, pets are not allowed on the county fairgrounds.

Are tickets refundable?

No, all ticket sales are final and non-refundable.

What is the Cancellation Policy in case of inclement weather?

The Maryland Chicken Wing Festival operates rain or shine, so no refunds will be available for inclement weather.

Are coolers or outside food allowed?

No, but there are lots of great food vendors to choose from.

Are chairs or pop-up tents allowed?

Pop-up tents are not allowed. Camping and low beach chairs may be set up in the lawn area, but there is plenty of seating around the festival.

Is the festival handicap accessible?

The fairground is accessible for wheelchairs but is not encouraged due to the terrain.

Where is the festival located?

The festival is located at Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds.

1450 Generals Hwy, Crownsville, MD 21032

Less thank 5 miles north of the Annapolis Mall on Rt. 178.

Please use the main entrance on General’s Hwy and follow directions from law enforcement and parking volunteers.

Can you recommend transportation?

Transportation options are available from Annapolis Taxi Service – (443) 995-1400



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