Wingstock 2016

October 29, 2016

11am - 5pm

Mesa Amphitheatre
263 N. Center Street

Where Music & Chicken Meat the hottest festival in the Valley! Wingstock brings together restaurants, live music, contests, beer and more!  Valley restaurants have the opportunity to showcase their best chicken wing recipes and compete for the title "Wingstock King of Wings"!

WINGSTOCK is moving to the fall and expanding again!

Join us on October 29th for the biggest Wingstock yet!  More wings, more music, more contests... 

$TBD  In Advance*
$TBD  Day of the event*
*admission ticket only, does not include wing coupons

Wing coupons will be available at the event

Age 10 & under - FREE with paid adult

One wing coupon is valid for 1 wing

Tickets on sale Summer 2016 at

Winstock will kick off with a Halloween activity for the Kids!
Regular admission ticket required

Interested in partcipating in the Wing Eating ContestThere are a limited number of spots available. You can register in advance online, or the day of the event, if space is still available. Cash prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place! Registration will take place in Summer 2016 at


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HENdrix, the Wingstock mascot

Participating RestaurantsWingstock Trophy

If you are a restaurant interested in participating in Wingstock 2015, please check out the Vendor Information tab below.

Come to Wingstock 2015 to try chicken wings from valley restaurants and see if the 2013 and 2014 Wingstock King of Wings, ATL Wings, will defend their title!

2015 Participating Restaurants -

beer glass This icon means that restaurant will also
have their brews available in the beer garden!

ATL Wings logo
ATL Wings

70 W Warner Rd., #100, Chandler
Diamonds logo Diamond's Sports Grille

161 N. Centennial Way
Cogburns Girl logo

Cogburn's Big Wings

4902 S. Val Vista Dr., Gilbert

On The Green Logo

On The Green Sports Grill

801 S. Power Road, Mesa

The Draft Sports Grill\

The Draft Sports Grill

1130 W Grove Ave., Suite 106, Mesa
Moonshine Whiskey Bar

Moonshine Whiskey Bar

410 S. Mill Ave, Tempe

Blasted Barley

Blasted Barley Beer Company  beer glass

404 S Mill Ave., Tempe

Hurricane Grill & Wings

Hurricane Grill & Wings

7450 W Chandler Blvd., Chandler

Dave & Busters

Dave & Busters Tempe Marketplace

2000 E Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe
Uncle Bears

Uncle Bear's Brewerybeer glass
4921 E Ray Rd., #103, Phoenix
Fat Tuesday

Fat Tuesday Tempe
680 S Mill Ave., #106, Tempe


Entertainment, Contests and Kids Zone


Wingstock features live local bands playing throughout the day - and this year, for the first time, we've added a second stage!  We are happy to announce the bands playing at Wingstock 2015!

Contest Information
Kids Zone and Easter Egg Hunt

2015 Bands

Amphitheatre Stage, in order of appearance

Dan Grimm

Dan Grimm

Hailing originally from southern Minnesota, Dan Grimm is a singer/songwriter who has been performing since childhood.  In the summer of 2007, with only a one way plane ticket a guitar and a few harmonicas, Dan headed west.  He's been performing in the Phoenix area ever since.  "Looking Down the Avenues" is Dan's first solo album recorded and released in 2009.  Dan is currently working on his second album to be released in 2016.


Johnny Anonymous
Johnny Anonymous logo

Back for the 5th year, Johnny Anonymous has become a mainstay at Wingstock!

Johnny Anonymous is the premiere party band in Arizona!  Entertaining the crowds non-stop with great hits from the past and present, there's no stop to the fun and energy when JA takes the stage!  Get ready to dance, clap and sing a-long - and have your requests ready.


Laura Walsh image


Laura Walsh

Nashville recording artist and Arizona native Laura Walsh is making a name for herself in the Valley, performing at venues such as Toby Keith's I Love This Bar and Grill, Tempe Marketplace, Handlebar J, Hard Rock Cafe and many more!  Laura will bring a new sound to Wingstock, which attendees are sure to love!

Full Bio

Lawn Stage, in order of appearance


In March of 2014 UFN played their first show at a local pub, and they haven't stopped since.  The end of 2014 brought big opportunities as they competed in & won Alice Cooper's annual Proof Is In the Pudding competition, earning the chance to play at Alice Cooper's Christmas Pudding at Comerica Theatre with Alice himself, Night Ranger, & others.  We welcome UFN to Wingstock 2015!


Ashley Wineland Ashley Wineland

Whether she is singing and performing, raising money to help veterans, or donating her time to animal welfare organizations, 16-year-old Ashley Wineland is leaving an impression on everybody with whom she crosses paths.  Ashley first made a splash in the Southwestern music scene with the release of her patriotic song, "Red, White and Blue", which honored the men and women serving in the United States Armed Forces. Not only did the video for the song rack up nearly 50,000 hits on her YouTube channel, Ashley also decided to donate all of the song's proceeds to various charities supporting veterans.


Wing Eating Contest 2011

5 pounds of wings... and the clock is ticking...

Who can consume the most!?
You won't want to miss Wingstock's annual Wing Eating Contest!

Participation in the wing eating contest is limited.  Cost to enter is $25 per person.  Entry fee is non-refundable.  You can register in advance online, or the day of the event, if space is still available. Cash prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place! Register at

You must check in at the wing coupon window when you arrive at the event.  Any participants who are not checked in within 30 minutes of the start time of the contest will be considered no-shows and their spots will be given to others.  You will be required to sign a waiver upon check-in.  Participation is at your own risk.

Wing Eating Contest Countdown
We've added more contests for Wingstock 2015!

The Lawn Stage will feature some new contests for 2015! You'll have to wait to see what they are, but you'd better be practicing your chicken dance!


Kids Zone!

Bring the kids!  There will be a FREE Kids Zone with bounce houses, a face painter and fun!

Come early, at 10:30am, with the kids for an Easter Egg Hunt with HENdrix the Wingstock mascot and the Easter Bunny! 
Regular admission ticket required

Kids 10 and under get free admission with a paid adult.

Thank you to our Sponsors and Partners!

By becoming a sponsor of Wingstock 2015 you will gain exposure leading up to and at the event, to Valley residents who enjoy good food, entertainment and fun!  If you would like to have your company become involved with Wingstock 2015, please e-mail

Thank you to our partners:

City of Mesa Logo Mesa Amphitheatre Logo
Visit Mesa  
  Catapult Logo    
Wingstock is proud to support Alice Cooper's Solid Rock and East Valley Firefighter Charities.

Learn more about Alice Cooper's Solid Rock.

Solid Rock Charity LogoEast Valley Firefighters Charities logo

Wingstock  Past Events

Wingstock, April 19, 2014  
Participating Restaurants 2014         Live Entertainment 2014
Johnny Anonymous
Laura Walsh
Cogburn's Big Wings The Guitarnauts
Diamond's Sports Grille  
Native New Yorker, Brown Rd., Mesa  
Uncle Bear's Brew House Grill  
Cogburn's Big Wings  
Fat Tuesday  
The Vine Tavern & Eatery  
On The Green Sports Grill  
The Stadium Club  
House of Brews  
Phil the Grill  
Dave & Buster's  
Wingstock, March 30, 2013  
Participating Restaurants 2013         Live Entertainment 2013
ATL Wings - WINNER Johnny Anonymous
Cogburn's Big Wings - HOTTEST WINGS RUST
Buffalo Wild Wings D.L. Marble
Diamond's Sports Grille Kaci Carpenter
Native New Yorker, Brown Rd., Mesa  
The Hungry Monk  
The Reef  
Wingstock, April 7, 2012  
Participating Restaurants 2012 Live Entertainment 2012
Native New Yorker, Brown Rd., Mesa - WINNER Pete and the Shortcummings
Teakwoods Tavern & Grill - HOTTEST WINGS Pete and the Shortcummings logo
NY Boyz Subz & Wingz
Diamond's Sports Grille
Long Wongs on Stapley Johnny Anonymous
Cactus Moon Mesa Johnny Anonymous logo
Jimbo's Good Time Grill
The Tilted Kilt
Cogburn's Big Wings Darkness Dear Boy
Fat Willy's Family Sports Grill Darkness Dear Boys
Antar's Sports Bistro
Wingstock, April 9, 2011  
Participating Restaurants 2011         Live Entertainment 2011
NY Boyz Subz and Wingz - WINNER! Pete and the Shortcummings
Cactus Moon Sludge's Build A Band
Diamonds Sports Grille Johnny Anonymous
Fat Willy's Family Sports Grill  
Long Wongs  
Native New Yorker  
Wing Stop  



Directions and Parking

Mesa Amphitheatre is the location for Wingstock 2012.
263 North Center Street, Mesa AZ  85201

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Parking is available in the Main Parking lot of the Amphitheatre.  Additional parking is available in the parking garage located on Centennial Way, with easy walking access to the Amphitheatre:

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Contact one of the Wingnutz

The committee who plans this fun festival, the Wingnutz, can answer any questions you may have.

General Information/Questions:

For information regarding vendors, entertainment, or sponsoring Wingstock 2015, contact:

Dyan Dwyer Seaburg

Karen Davis




Wing Vendor Information

Do you own a restaurant?
Do you serve the BEST wings in the Valley and want to prove it?

We invite you to participate in this fun day full of live music, contests, beer, and most importantly - wings!

By participating in Wingstock 2016 you will receive exposure across the Valley through varied advertising mediums leading up to and at the event including our event website, print, television and radio ads.  And, you can distribute menus and coupons during the event.

Wing Vendor Application - 2016 Application Coming Soon!

Contact Karen Davis at or 480-644-3566, or Dyan Dwyer Seaburg at or 480-644-2171 for more information or to recieve a vendor application.

Non Wing Vendor Information

There are a limited number of vendor spaces available for non-food vendors.  Contact for more information.

Sponsorship Information

Do you agree that Wingstock is the hottest festival in the Valley, and wing-lovers are awesome people!?  Then you want to be part of this fun day!  Please contact Dyan at if you are interested in sponsorship opportunities.

Volunteer Application

Do you also agree that Wingstock is the hottest festival in the Valley, and wing-lovers are awesome people!?  Then you may want to be part of this fun day as a volunteer!  College students, and responsible teens are invited to volunteer.  Information will be posted in Summer 2016.

Entertainment Application

Thank you for your interest in performing at Wingstock 2016!  Entertainment applications will be posted on-line in Summer 2016.